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2 bed detached bungalow for sale

£180,000 Guide price

Longfields, Swaffham PE37

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Property features

  • One/ Two bedroom detached bungalow
  • Kitchen, utility room and bathroom
  • Driveway and garage parking
  • Enclosed garden
  • No onward chain
  • Living room and conservatory

Property description


Summary
A detached bungalow in a non estate locale close to the town centre with driveway, garage and gardens.

Description
Located at the front of Longfields in Swaffham is this detached bungalow which is set back from the road and has a pleasant outlook to the front. Offered with no onward chain, this property has heaps of potential and will suit first time buyers, downsizers and retirees alike. Accommodation comprises an entrance porch/ utility and hallway, 16ft living room, a kitchen, a master bedroom with built in wardrobes, a further bedroom which currently serves as a dining room which opens onto a UPVC conservatory and a family bathroom. The bungalow is mostly double glazed and benefits from gas fired central heating. The property has a block paved driveway, a garage and a pleasant rear garden. Call now and avoid disappointment!

Accommodation
UPVC double glazed entrance porch to the side with windows to both aspects and door in to

Kitchen 11' 3" max x 9' 11" ( 3.43m max x 3.02m )
UPVC double glazed window to side aspect, fitted kitchen with wall and base units having work surfaces over, inset 1.5 bowl sink and drainer, built in electric double oven, inset ceramic hob with cooker hood over, space and plumbing for dishwasher, space for fridge, radiator, fan light, serving hatch, UPVC double glazed door into side lobby.

Front Entrance Porch/ Utility
UPVC double glazed door and window to front aspect, plumbing for washing machine, glazed door to

Inner Hall
Telephone point, radiator, cupboard housing gas fired boiler, loft access, door to

Living Room 16' 5" x 12' including chimney recess ( 5.00m x 3.66m including chimney recess )
Electric feature fireplace, two radiators, TV point, UPVC double glazed window to front aspect.

Bedroom 1 11' 3" to wardrobe front x 9' 7" ( 3.43m to wardrobe front x 2.92m )
UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect, built in wardrobes, radiator.

Bedroom 2/ Dining Room 10' x 9' 4" ( 3.05m x 2.84m )
Radiator, double glazed door into

Conservatory 10' x 8' 7" ( 3.05m x 2.62m )
UPVC double glazed construction with doors to the garden and radiator.

Bathroom
Single glazed internal window, radiator, three piece bathroom suite with shower attachment and screen, extractor fan, fully tiled floor and walls.

Outside - Front
To the front of the property is a block paved driveway running alongside a flower and shrub frontage leading to the

Garage 16' 8" x 8' 6" ( 5.08m x 2.59m )
Electric roller door, power, lighting, single glazed window to rear aspect, personal door into the

Rear Garden
Mainly laid to lawn, patio area, flower and shrub border, gated side access, timber shed, enclosed by mostly fencing.

Agents Note
This property was built as a two bedroom property, however, prior to our vendors occupation the property was extended behind the second bedroom with the addition of a conservatory. Therefore this room is now an additional reception room or optional second bedroom.

Directions
Leave Swaffham town centre via Station Street and turn right onto Sporle road past the community hospital before turning right at the junction onto New Sporle road, where the property can be found on the left hand side on the front of Longfields.

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2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. These particulars are issued in good faith but do not constitute representations of fact or form part of any offer or contract. The matters referred to in these particulars should be independently verified by prospective buyers or tenants. Neither sequence (UK) limited nor any of its employees or agents has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £217,552 Sales 198 Current average value £227,777 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,907 ▲ 1.75%

Property value data/graphs for PE37

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £265,951 £217 3.3 £256,865
Semi-detached £189,856 £227 2.9 £176,882
Terraced £160,230 £181 2.5 £148,221
Flats £105,270 £193 1.7 £87,500

Current asking prices in PE37

Average: £290,230
Avg. current asking prices in PE37
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £90,000
(1)
£196,092
(25)
£233,357
(46)
£346,203
(27)
£462,500
(4)
Flats £50,000
(1)
- - - -
All £70,000
(2)
£196,092
(25)
£233,357
(46)
£346,203
(27)
£462,500
(4)

Current asking rents in PE37

Average: £640 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in PE37
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - £849 pcm
(1)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £464 pcm
(2)
- - - -
All £464 pcm
(2)
- £849 pcm
(1)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for PE37

Highest value in PE37
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Norwich Road £437,576
Captains Close £393,434
Chapel Road £390,913
Market Place £373,836
The Street £368,813
Highest turnover in PE37
Highest turnover streets Turnover
St. Andrews Way 77.8%
Northwell Pool Road 70.7%
Roman Crescent 60.0%
Buckenham Close 54.5%
Saxon Court 54.5%

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Nearby transport

  • Watlington (13.2 miles)
  • Brandon (13.9 miles)
  • Kings Lynn (14.2 miles)
  • Norwich International Airport (24.4 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (56.4 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (70.1 miles)
  • King's Lynn Ferry Landing (14.7 miles)
  • West Lynn Ferry Landing (14.8 miles)
  • Reedham Ferry North (36.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Swaffham CofE VC Infant & Nursery School (0.5 miles)
  • Swaffham CofE VC Junior Academy (0.9 miles)
  • Sporle Church of England Primary Academy (2.1 miles)
  • Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form Free School (25.0 miles)
  • Bury St Edmunds County Upper School (27.2 miles)
  • Cambridge Arts and Sciences Sixth Form and Tutorial College (38.1 miles)
  • Sacred Heart School (0.2 miles)
  • The Nicholas Hamond Academy (0.8 miles)
  • Litcham School (6.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£900 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 18,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £647 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £82,000 Average insurance cost £14/mo (£166/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 £35 Electricity £39 Estimated energy cost £74/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 type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 12900 kWh/year
Electricity: 3100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Breckland

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £127 /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 £16 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £38 /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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