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4 bed cottage for sale

£465,000

Shaw Hill, Shaw, Melksham SN12

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Property features

  • Semi Detached Cottage
  • Lovely Views, 0.25 Acre Plot
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room, Dining Room
  • Fitted Kitchen, Conservatory
  • Family Bathroom, En-Suite
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Ample Parking For Vehicles
  • Majority Double Glazed
  • Delightful South Facing Gardens

Property description

Lock and Key independent estate agents are pleased to offer this four bed semi detached cottage set within approx 0.25 of an acre plot and is pleasantly adjoining open countryside to the rear and situated in the favoured village of Shaw offering good road links to Bath and the M4. The accommodation is arranged over two floors and comprises an entrance hall, sitting room with an opening to a dining room, a fitted kitchen and a conservatory on the ground floor. To the first floor are three bedrooms and a family bathroom and to the second floor there is an a further attic bedroom with an en-suite. Externally the gardens run to the rear and side of the property with ample off road parking for numerous vehicles leading to a useful detached double garage. Additional features include gas heating and majority double glazing. Further potential to extend and enlarge the cottage (subject to planning permissions being granted).

Situation

In the favoured village of Shaw, the property is conveniently to a primary school and church. Shaw is two and a half miles of the bustling Market town of Melksham, with superb access to the villages of Whitley and Atworth. Whitley offers a good range of local amenities which include a primary school, church, nursery school, golf course, village store and the well known Pear Tree Inn/restaurant. The market town of Melksham has a range of shops, banks, a secondary technical school and further education college, Christie Miller sports centre and a regular bus service. The town of Corsham approximately 4 miles distance has more to offer including a variety of shops, primary and secondary schooling, leisure facilities and the historic Corsham Court. The Georgian City of Bath and the expanding town of Chippenham both have a more comprehensive range of amenities in addition mainline railway links to the larger centres of Bristol, Swindon and London (Paddington), also access to the M4 motorway network via junctions 17 and 18.

Accommodation

Front door with leaded glazed pane inset opening to:

Entrance Hall

Window to side, stairs to first floor, radiator, latched and braced door opening to under stairs cupboard
with plumbing for wc, door opening to kitchen and further glazed double doors opening to:

Sitting Room (13'03" x 12'11" (4.04m x 3.94m))

Double glazed window to front, Bath stone fireplace with log burning stove inset, exposed beam ceiling, built-in storage cupboard television point, radiator, opening to:

Dining Room (12'04" x 11'05" (3.76m x 3.48m))

Recessed shelving, radiator, sliding door to kitchen and double doors opening to:

Conservatory (12'07" x 13'0" (3.84m x 3.96m))

Double glazed conservatory with double doors opening to garden, radiator, door to :

Kitchen (11'05" x 8'04" (3.48m x 2.54m))

Double glazed window to side. A range of fitted wall and base units, stainless steel one and a half bowl sink inset, built-in double oven, inset electric hob with extractor above, radiator, door to conservatory.

First Floor Landing

Glazed window to side, built-in airing cupboard housing gas boiler, radiator, door opening to stairs leading to second floor.

Bedroom One (11'11" to frt w/robe x 11'04" (3.63m to frt w/rob)

Double glazed window to rear with far reaching views over open countryside, built-in double wardrobe and further shelved single wardrobe, radiator.

Bedroom Two (13'02" x 10'10" max (4.01m x 3.30m max))

Double glazed window to front, radiator, ornamental fireplace with wooden surround, built-in double wardrobe.

Bedroom Three (10'05" x 8'0" to frt wardrobe (3.18m x 2.44m to fr)

Double glazed window to front, built-in triple cupboard, radiator.

Family Bathroom

Obscure double glazed window to side. Comprising a panelled bath with shower over and bi-fold glazed screen, inset wash hand basin with cupboard below, low level W.C, with integrated cistern, tiled surrounds, heated towel rail, beamed ceiling.

Second Floor

Attic Bedroom (17'0" x 13'05" max (5.18m x 4.09m max))

Double glazed window to side, exposed beam, built-in double wardrobe, radiator, door to:

N.B: This room has restricted head height.

En-Suite

Comprising a panelled bath with Victorian style mixer tap with shower attachment, low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin, majority tiled walls.

Externally & Parking

The front is approached via a five bar gate with red brick pillars to either side, shingle driveway providing ample off road parking leading to a double garage, mature shrub borders.

Detached Double Garage

With two up and over doors, power and light, w.C and wash hand basin, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for further white goods, Personal door to garden.

Rear And Side Garden

The garden is of a good size and measures approximately ¼ acre in total and adjoins open fields to the rear. Paved patio area with dwarf retaining wall with step down to a shingle area with shrub borders, archway with a trellis gate opening to a further area which is laid to lawn with a range of shrubs and trees, garden shed, greenhouse, there is a further area to the side which is laid to shingle, summerhouse.

Directions

At the roundabout from Melksham take the third exit signposted to Corsham and Bath A365, continue along until a further set of traffic lights and bear left towards Shaw. Continue towards the brow of the hill and the property can be found on the left hand side identified by our Lock & Key For Sale board.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firms employment has the authority to make or give a representation or warrenty in respect of the property. Floor plan measurements and distances are approximate only and should not be relied upon. We have not carried out a detailed survey nor tested the services, appliances or specific fittings.

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £244,509 Sales 428 Current average value £259,351 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£1,088 ▼ -0.42%

Property value data/graphs for SN12

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £347,155 £256 3.8 £323,217
Semi-detached £228,416 £246 3.1 £235,489
Terraced £193,242 £235 2.8 £197,668
Flats £121,771 £206 1.8 £111,737

Current asking prices in SN12

Average: £293,462
Avg. current asking prices in SN12
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £203,633
(13)
£275,391
(39)
£318,687
(12)
£528,302
(13)
Flats £235,800
(5)
£231,206
(17)
- - -
All £235,800
(5)
£219,258
(30)
£275,391
(39)
£318,687
(12)
£528,302
(13)

Current asking rents in SN12

Average: £596 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SN12
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £676 pcm
(2)
- - -
Flats - £549 pcm
(3)
£576 pcm
(1)
- -
All - £600 pcm
(5)
£576 pcm
(1)
- -

Fun facts for SN12

Highest value in SN12
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Bath Road £731,738
Row Lane £588,740
The Spa £563,813
Middle Lane £535,971
The Common £526,632
Highest turnover in SN12
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Quantock Close 58.3%
Herons Court 58.3%
Canons Court 52.6%
Dakota Close 50.0%
Northbrook Road 46.2%

What Zoopla users think of Shaw

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
Good - 58%

Ratings breakdown:

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

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Nearby transport

  • Melksham (1.3 miles)
  • Bradford-on-Avon (4.6 miles)
  • Trowbridge (5.1 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (23.6 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (44.5 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (46.6 miles)
  • Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing (18.2 miles)
  • Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing (18.3 miles)
  • Castle Park Ferry Landing (18.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Shaw Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Churchfields, the Village School (1.3 miles)
  • St Mary's Broughton Gifford Voluntary Controlled Church of England Primary School (1.4 miles)
  • Bath Academy (8.3 miles)
  • Frome Community College (11.8 miles)
  • Bristol Futures Academy (17.4 miles)
  • Stonar School (2.0 miles)
  • Melksham Oak Community School (2.9 miles)
  • The Corsham School (3.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,092 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 46,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,673 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £18/mo (£210/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 £47 Electricity £53 Estimated energy cost £100/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: 17000 kWh/year
Electricity: 4500 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Wiltshire

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £241 /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 £31 Sewerage £29 Estimated water cost £60 /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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