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3 bed bungalow for sale

£130,000 Offers over

Duart, Auckengill KW1

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Off street parking
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Fireplace

Property description

The Property
This three bedroom detached property features around an original stone house, built in the 19th century with extensions to provide a large family home. It is situated in the scattered community of Auckengill, close to Keiss village and on the Wick to John o’Groats road, boasting magnificent views looking over Keiss Castle, Keiss Beach and has uninterrupted views over surrounding countryside. This two storey traditional built property has had a further one storey extension added to accommodate for a larger family and comes with approximately 6 acres of arable land. In need of some renovation the accommodation comprises of, lounge, kitchen, three bedrooms, bathroom and benefits from oil fired central heating with an open fire in lounge and uPVC double glazing throughout. The front and rear gardens are mainly laid to grass with some mature trees and shrubs and a tarmac driveway which leads to an attached single garage. This property would make a beautiful family home once fully re-decorated.

The Area
Keiss is a small coastal village some eight miles from Wick with a primary school, hotel post van, and village shop. Wick is one of the two main towns in the County and has a full range of amenities including primary and high schools, recreational professional, medical, banking and shopping facilities. There is an active golf course at Reiss situated close to Reiss beach edging Sinclair Bay. From Wick there are regular bus and rail services to Inverness with connections onwards and from Wick airport there are regular scheduled services to Edinburgh and Aberdeen with connections south, London being approximately two hours flying time. Inverness is approximately two hours’ drive.

Partially glazed door to –

Front Hall – Accessing storage room, utility room, Kitchen. One single power point.

Storage Room – 2.18m x 3.59m

One double power point. Utility Room – 2.57m x 2.37m

Two double power points. Radiator. Plumbed for washing machine. Base unit with stainless steel sink and drainer. Oil central heating boiler

Kitchen – 3.72m x 4.76m

Six double power points. Radiator. Wall and base units with stainless steel sink and drainer. Integral cooker hob, electric oven and hood. Storage cupboard with shelves and radiator.

Door to – Middle Hall – Accessing bathroom, dining room. One double power point. Smoke detector.

Bathroom – 1.89m x 2.02m

Suite consisting WC, pedestal wash hand basin, bath with over bath electric shower. Radiator. Wall heater. Wall light with shaving point.

Dining Room – 3.69m x 4.04m

Double aspect. Three double power points. Telephone connection point. Solid fuel open fireplace with tiled hearth and surround. Door accessing study and door accessing back hall

Study/Bedroom 1 – 3.83m x 3.46m

One double power point. Two single power points. Radiator. Solid fuel open fireplace with tiled hearth and surround. Wooden shelving units. Storage cupboard with shelves.

Back Hall – Accessing lounge, stairs to first floor landing. Partially glazed UPVC door to garden. One double power point. Radiator. Under stairs storage cupboard. Smoke detector.

Lounge – 4.20m x 4.78m

Three double power points. Two radiators. Solid fuel open fireplace with tiled hearth and surround. Two storage cupboards with shelves. Wood flooring. Wood lined ceiling.

Stairs to first floor landing – Accessing bedrooms 2,3 and box room. Loft access by hatch.

Bedroom 2 – 2.52m x 4.11m

Two double power points. Radiator.

Bedroom 3 – 2.54m x 4.17m

One double power point. Two single power points. Radiator.

Box Room – 1.84m x 1.33m

Radiator.

Attached Garage

Garden – Surrounding garden with potential lawn areas, mature trees and shrubs. Oil central heating storage tank.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £102,875 Sales 119 Current average value £111,632 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £9,236 ▲ 9.02%

Property value data/graphs for KW1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £171,769 £111 3.6 £161,500
Semi-detached £97,376 £99 3.0 £80,225
Terraced £94,167 £86 2.9 £73,338
Flats £66,088 £89 2.1 £47,666

Current asking prices in KW1

Average: £112,180
Avg. current asking prices in KW1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £132,500
(4)
£78,962
(13)
£125,222
(27)
£170,071
(14)
£164,000
(6)
Flats £50,500
(2)
£59,600
(5)
£64,600
(5)
- £173,000
(1)
All £105,167
(6)
£73,583
(18)
£115,750
(32)
£170,071
(14)
£165,286
(7)

Current asking rents in KW1

Average: £260 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in KW1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - - - -
Flats - - £260 pcm
(1)
- -
All - - £260 pcm
(1)
- -

Fun facts for KW1

Highest value in KW1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Watten, Wick KW1 £227,513
Port Dunbar £203,246
Miller Avenue £191,628
Bower, Wick KW1 £178,480
Proudfoot Road £170,184
Highest turnover in KW1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Swanson Avenue 64.3%
John Horne Drive 53.3%
Swanson Drive 41.4%
Moray Street 33.3%
Sinclair Drive 33.3%

What Zoopla users think of Auckengill

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 70%

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
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Schools & public services
  • currently 3 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Wick (8.2 miles)
  • Georgemas Junction (13.7 miles)
  • Thurso (16.1 miles)
  • Inverness Airport (78.7 miles)
  • Aberdeen Airport (99.5 miles)
  • Sumburgh Airport (111.0 miles)
  • John O Groats Ferry Terminal (5.8 miles)
  • Gills Bay Ferry Terminal (6.1 miles)
  • Burwick Sth Ronaldsay Orkney Ferry Terminal (13.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Keiss Primary School (2.3 miles)
  • Canisbay Primary School (5.1 miles)
  • Pulteneytown Academy Primary (8.7 miles)
  • Wick High School (8.6 miles)
  • Thurso High School (16.2 miles)
  • Stromness Academy (29.2 miles)
  • North Walls Community School (18.2 miles)
  • Farr High School (41.1 miles)
  • Stronsay Junior High School (42.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£639 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 13,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £467 /mo How Much Could I Borrow In association with RBS

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £16/mo (£188/yr)
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Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £41 Electricity £57 Estimated energy cost £98/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this size and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 15400 kWh/year
Electricity: 4500 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Water

Supply £24 Sewerage £34 Estimated water cost £58 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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