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6 bed semi-detached house for sale

£850,000

School Lane, Bapchild, Sittingbourne ME9

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Property features

  • Stunning Six Bedroom Period Residence
  • Wonderful Grounds
  • Character Throughout
  • Edge Of Village Location
  • Double Garage
  • Excellent Transport Links & Nearby Schools
  • No Forward Chain

Property description

This architecturally striking residence is delightfully located on the rural fringes of the village of Bapchild, which itself is conveniently close to the popular town of Sittingbourne - which now offers high speed rails services to the capital.

The property itself offers sumptuous period character throughout and is currently configured with six bedrooms and three reception rooms. A large kitchen is complimented by a southerly facing garden room and the practicality of large cellarage.

The property sits within wonderful grounds of fine lawns with established borders and mature trees. The property is approached by a sweeping tree lined private drive that dramatically opens and affords a stunning view of the front and side of the residence.

The driveway extends to offer very generous levels of parking and further more leads to a two bay garage building with powered doors.

Entrance Twin outer doors opening into pillared entrance porch. Glazed inner door opening into:

Entrance hallway Shuttered sash window to front. Arched alcove. Fireplace opening with ornate surround. Storage closet and under-stairs storage cupboard. Radiators. Fitted carpet.

Sitting room Walk in bay with sash window and window seat with ornate plaster work. French doors to garden with plantation shutters. Large fireplace opening with ornate plasterwork and friezes. Built in storage cupboards. Radiators. Fitted carpet.

Dining room Three pairs of curved shuttered French doors opening to garden. Patterned leaded windows to side. Marble fireplace surround. Radiators. Fitted carpet.

Drawing room Sash shuttered window to front. Large fireplace with surround. Arched recess. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Kitchen/breakfast room Sash window and door to rear. One and a half bowl sink unit formed within a Corian work-surface. Inset five ring gas hob. Range of cupboard and drawer base units. Integrated fridge. Plumbing for washing machine. Upright cabinet housing electric oven. Range of eye level wall cabinets incorporating extractor hood. Glass fronted display units and wine rack. Circular Corian breakfast bar. Radiator. Tiled floor.

Garden room Of rendered brick & timber construction. Vaulted ceiling with powered openers. Tiled floor with under floor heating.

Ground floor W.C. Window to rear. Low level close coupled W.C. Wall mounted wash hand basin. Electric towel rail/radiator.

Cellar Stone staircase to large triple chamber cellar. Power and light. Housing additional appliances and gas fired boiler.

Staircase to first floor Curved staircase. Hand rail and balustrade. Fitted carpet.

Landing Overhead octagonal light well. Double glazed skylight window. Airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder. Three closets. Radiators. Fitted carpet.

Master bedroom Three windows two shuttered to rear. Extensive range of fitted bedroom furniture. Radiators. Fitted carpet.

Dressing room Window to rear. Range of fitted storage. Dressing table with Corian top. Fitted carpet. Open plan to:

En-suite Window to rear. Panelled bath with mixer taps. Low level close coupled W.C. Pedestal wash hand basin. Large power shower enclosure. Local wall tiling. Radiator/towel rail. Amtico tiled floor.

Bedroom Sash window to front. Fireplace surround. Built in closet. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Bedroom Sash window to front. Built in wardrobe. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Bedroom Sash window to front. Fireplace surround. Built in closets. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Bedroom Window to side and French doors opening onto a Juliet balcony. Built in wardrobes & dressing table. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Bedroom Sash windows to rear and side. Built in wardrobes & dressing table. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Family bathroom Window to rear. Low level close coupled W.C. Bidet. Pedestal wash hand basin. Spa bath. Local wall tiling. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Frontage Large lawn area flanked by a wide variety of trees and shrubs.

Side & rear walled gardens Extensive lawns areas with well stocked borders. Large paved patio areas with central raised flower bed. Brick built garden store and greenhouse.

Driveway Tarmac tree lined driveway edged by a lawn area with a mature specimen fir tree and seating area.

Parking area Block paved parking area in front of garage plus extensive tarmac parking area in front of main house.

Garaging Double width garage building with powered doors. Window to side. Overhead storage.

Accesses and rights of ways It should be note that rights of way exist on the foremost sections of the approach driveway which allow access to the neighbouring home.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £325,037 Sales 249 Current average value £393,264 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £26,814 ▲ 7.32%

Property value data/graphs for ME9

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £558,047 £334 4.0 £466,744
Semi-detached £314,048 £303 3.0 £292,940
Terraced £255,812 £287 2.7 £250,502
Flats £190,391 £274 1.8 £177,979

Current asking prices in ME9

Average: £447,586
Avg. current asking prices in ME9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £210,000
(1)
£232,148
(27)
£351,804
(56)
£498,910
(61)
£757,833
(24)
Flats £125,000
(1)
£165,000
(3)
- - -
All £167,500
(2)
£225,433
(30)
£351,804
(56)
£498,910
(61)
£757,833
(24)

Current asking rents in ME9

Average: £956 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in ME9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £802 pcm
(1)
£899 pcm
(2)
£1,452 pcm
(1)
£1,898 pcm
(1)
Flats £608 pcm
(3)
£734 pcm
(3)
- - -
All £608 pcm
(3)
£751 pcm
(4)
£899 pcm
(2)
£1,452 pcm
(1)
£1,898 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for ME9

Highest value in ME9
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Doves Croft £928,368
Swanton Street £876,065
Place Lane £872,181
South Green £868,442
The Street £841,887
Highest turnover in ME9
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Bewick Walk 81.8%
Oak Drive 64.7%
Rooks View 48.6%
Scoones Close 46.2%
All Saints Close 45.0%

What Zoopla users think of Bapchild

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
Good - 61%

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 2 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 3 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 2.5 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 3.5 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 3 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Sittingbourne (1.5 miles)
  • Teynham (1.8 miles)
  • Kemsley (2.4 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (16.7 miles)
  • Manston Airport (25.1 miles)
  • Lydd Airport (27.2 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (18.8 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (19.1 miles)
  • Wallasea Island Ferry Landing (20.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Bapchild and Tonge Church of England Primary School (0.1 miles)
  • Lansdowne Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Canterbury Road Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • The King's School Canterbury (14.3 miles)
  • CATS Canterbury (14.8 miles)
  • Southend YMCA Community School (15.1 miles)
  • Sittingbourne Community College (0.4 miles)
  • Meadowfield School (0.4 miles)
  • Highsted Grammar School (1.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,591 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 85,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £3,059 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Energy

Gas £66 Electricity £80 Estimated energy cost £146/mo

Similar properties could save up to £582

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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 type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 24900 kWh/year
Electricity: 6800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Swale

Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £320 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £23 Sewerage £43 Estimated water cost £66 /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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