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3 bed detached house for sale

£845,000

Uckfield Lane, Markbeech TN8

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Property features

  • Detached house
  • Three bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Garage + private gated driveway
  • Hever 5 minutes drive

Property description

Overview A rare opportunity to renovate a detached three bedroom house located in the centre of Markbeech Village, TN8. The property sits on a generous corner plot offering scope for extension (stp), a detached garage and further outbuildings. Call us now for more information, we are *Open 8am - 8pm 7 Days a Week*

situation The property is situated at the top of Uckfield Lane in the centre of Markbeech Village. The Kentish Horse pub and the village church are a short stroll away from the property. The village of Markbeech offers easy access to the local town of Edenbridge and further afield, Sevenoaks, Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge, Oxted and East Grinstead. There are many picturesque country walks, village pubs and local leisure nearby. The rail network can be accessed at Hever and Edenbridge stations, both have a fast service to London Bridge/Victoria. There are excellent primary schools nearby at Hever, Chiddingstone, Crockham Hill, Oxted, Limpsfield, Edenbridge, Four Elms and Westerham. The property lies within the catchment of the ever popular grammar schools in Sevenoaks, Tonbridge & Tunbridge Wells. The property is easily accessible for the public schools locally in Tonbridge, East Grinstead & Sevenoaks.

Entrance hall Front door leading to an entrance hallway with a radiator, a coat cupboard, a carpeted staircase leading up to the first floor and doors leading into the reception rooms and the kitchen/breakfast room.

Kitchen/breakfast room 14' 11" x 8' 5" (4.55m x 2.57m) The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of base and wall units, a stainless steel sink, two rear facing double glazed windows overlooking the rear garden, space for a dining table and chair set, tiled splashbacks, space for a freestanding cooker, a Rayburn stove, lino flooring, access to the pantry cupboard, access to the larder and a rear external door leading out past the utility room, the cloakroom and the storeroom.

Utility room + cloakroom Accessed from the rear of the kitchen the utility room offers space for white goods and further storage. There is also a handy downstairs cloakroom and an additional storeroom here.

Reception room 12' 7" x 11' 11" (3.84m x 3.63m) A front facing reception room currently used as a bedroom with twin aspect double glazed windows, a fireplace, carpeted flooring and an electric radiator.

Reception room two 12' 2" x 10' 5" (3.71m x 3.18m) Currently used as a living room this reception room has carpeted flooring, twin aspect double glazed windows, a feature fireplace (solid fuel), an electric heater and doors leading into the conservatory.

Conservatory 12' 2" x 10' 5" (3.71m x 3.18m) A great addition to the property the conservatory provides a panoramic view of the garden and grounds. There are double doors leading into the living room and double doors opening out onto the rear patio.

First floor

master bedroom 13' 1" x 11' 11" (3.99m x 3.63m) Main double bedroom with twin aspect double glazed windows, a fitted wardrobe, carpeted flooring and a radiator.

Bedroom two 12' 7" x 11' 11" (3.84m x 3.63m) Second double bedroom with triple aspect double glazed windows, carpeted flooring and a radiator.

Bathroom Located on the first floor the family bathroom whilst being fully functional is in need of refurbishment.

Bedroom three 8' 6" x 8' 5" (2.59m x 2.57m) Third bedroom with a rear facing double glazed window, exposed floorboards and a radiator.

Outside The property sits on a glorious corner plot in a central location in Markbeech Village. The property is accessed via a private gated driveway leading from Uckfield Lane. The attractive plot benefits from large level lawn areas, mature fruit trees, an adjacent paddock, a detached garage, two greenhouses, an old chicken shed, an old hay barn with an adjacent storage area plus a vegetable patch. The plot extends to approximately half an acre (tbv).

Garage 16' 4" x 8' 4" (4.98m x 2.54m) A detached garage with an up and over door, electrics, a window, a rear door and a generous storeroom to the rear with its own access.

Barn 40' 4" x 13' 1" (12.29m x 3.99m) A large detached barn located in the corner of the paddock. There is a large covered area with open sides and a smaller enclosed area to the side. The measurements displayed are a combined total of the structure.

Platform note The property in our opinion is suitable for a sizeable extension (subject to the necessary planning constraints). The adjacent paddock could also possibly be sectioned off as it has its own road access via a gate in the corner. Please call us for more information.

Services Council Tax Band: E. Oil Fired Boiler. Private Drainage. Mains Water. Mains Electricity.
(The property is in the catchment for chic broadband, please ask us at Platform Property for more information about this excellent service).

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Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £437,100 Sales 163 Current average value £550,035 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £32,585 ▲ 6.30%

Property value data/graphs for TN8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £900,564 £454 4.1 £771,114
Semi-detached £447,695 £417 3.1 £423,236
Terraced £320,661 £392 2.8 £321,737
Flats £248,983 £329 1.9 £198,318

Current asking prices in TN8

Average: £508,894
Avg. current asking prices in TN8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £155,000
(3)
£351,227
(11)
£402,450
(42)
£688,998
(30)
£1,246,990
(5)
Flats £131,667
(3)
£213,429
(7)
£599,950
(2)
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All £143,333
(6)
£297,639
(18)
£411,427
(44)
£688,998
(30)
£1,246,990
(5)

Current asking rents in TN8

Average: £1,131 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TN8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £845 pcm
(2)
£1,018 pcm
(5)
£2,250 pcm
(3)
£1,300 pcm
(1)
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Flats £750 pcm
(2)
£913 pcm
(5)
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All £797 pcm
(4)
£966 pcm
(10)
£2,250 pcm
(3)
£1,300 pcm
(1)
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Fun facts for TN8

Highest value in TN8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Froghole Lane £2,090,366
Goodley Stock Road £1,843,867
Spode Lane £1,539,218
Hever Lane £1,282,534
Dwelly Lane £1,264,587
Highest turnover in TN8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Smithyfield 50.0%
Lucilina Drive 45.5%
Croft Court 42.9%
Sunnyside 41.4%
Tekram Close 40.6%

What Zoopla users think of Hever

Overall rating:

  • currently 4.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Cowden (Kent) (0.9 miles)
  • Hever (1.1 miles)
  • Edenbridge Town (2.9 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (13.1 miles)
  • London City Airport (23.4 miles)
  • Shoreham Airport (29.0 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (22.2 miles)
  • Greenwich Pier (22.4 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (22.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Hever Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • Chiddingstone Church of England School (2.0 miles)
  • Edenbridge Primary School (2.8 miles)
  • Tonbridge School (7.5 miles)
  • Reigate College (14.4 miles)
  • Cambridge Tutors College (16.3 miles)
  • St Piers School (Young Epilepsy) (4.6 miles)
  • Lingfield Notre Dame (4.7 miles)
  • Ashdown House School (5.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,464 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 84,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £3,041 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £38/mo (£458/yr)
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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 £49 Electricity £54 Estimated energy cost £103/mo

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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: 18000 kWh/year
Electricity: 4400 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Sevenoaks

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £282 /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.

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