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2 bed detached house for sale

£285,000 Guide price

The Green, Whimple, Exeter EX5

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Property features

  • A delightful cottage of character
  • Standing in this popular village within walking distance of amenities
  • With many original features such as exposed beams and window seats
  • Impressive sitting room with feature inglenook fireplace
  • Kitchen with bespoke solid oak cupboards and drawers
  • Chinese slate flooring in the sitting room which continues through to the dining room
  • Ground floor shower room with white suite
  • Two good sized bedrooms. Bathroom
  • Substantial driveway with parking for numerous vehicles in tandem
  • Pretty cottage gardens

Property description

Coopers Cottage is a delightful detached cottage of character standing on the outskirts of Whimple Village in a quiet area known as The Green which is lined with a mix of interesting and individual properties, whilst being within walking distance of the village centre with all its excellent amenities. The surrounding countryside offers excellent walking facilities.

The accommodation is well proportioned and boasts many original period features including exposed beams, Inglenook fireplace and deep display sills. The property appears to be in good decorative order and would provide an immediate comfortable home.

The well proportioned rooms briefly comprise: Entrance porch, impressive sitting room with feature Inglenook fireplace and attractive Chinese slate effect flooring which continues through to the dining room. The kitchen is well equipped with a range of bespoke solid oak cupboards and drawers both at base and eye level with oak worktops dividing. There is an extractor and an integrated dishwasher. An opening leads to the rear hall with ground floor shower room, fitted with a stylish white suite.

The first floor consists of two good sized bedrooms and a lovely bathroom. The property benefits from a modern oil fired central heating system.

A substantial driveway provides off road parking for numerous vehicles in tandem. A particular feature is the cottage style garden, bursting with a variety of specimen plants, shrubs and trees archways and arbours all adding to the charm of this delightful garden.

Agents note This property is Grade 2 listed

viewing By prior appointment with Redferns services We understand all mains services are connected except gas. Oil fired central heating.

Outgoings Council Tax band D

tenure Freehold

area Whimple: The mainline railway station on the London Waterloo-Exeter line is within the village, as are the doctor's surgery, post office, church, bus service, well respected local primary school and heritage centre. There is also a cricket field and two good family pubs. The old A30 runs near the village which gives quick access to the A30 dual carriageway for easy journeys to Honiton, Exeter and the M5. Ottery St Mary is about 3 miles, Exeter 8 miles and the coast at Sidmouth is within a short drive.

Important notice 1. Every care is taken in preparing these particulars but they do not constitute nor constitute any part of an offer or a contract. They are prepared in good faith but they are for guidance only and intended to give a fair description of the property. 2. Statements contained in these particulars are not to be relied on as statements or representations of fact and are made without responsibility on the part of the agents or vendor. An intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each statement. The vendor does not make or give and neither the agents or their employees have authority to make or give any representation or warranty in relation to the property or its use. 3. Any reference to alterations to, or use of any part of the property is not a statement that any necessary planning, building regulations or other consent has been obtained. These must be verified by any intending purchaser. 4. All properties are offered subject to contract and being unsold. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by any intending purchaser in inspecting any property which has been sold, let or withdrawn.5. The photographs show only certain parts and aspects of the property at the time they were taken. Any areas, measurements or distances given are approximate only. 6. Descriptions of a property are inevitably subjective but we endeavour to make our particulars accurate. If there are any points of particular importance please contact us before viewing and we will be pleased to check or clarify information.

Redferns is a trading name of Redferns Ottery St Mary Limited Registered in England and Wales 4817078

Registered Office 1 Broad Street, Ottery St Mary, Devon EX11 1BR

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1 Floorplan 2

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Market activity
Average price paid £300,937 Sales 380 Current average value £354,378 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £16,291 ▲ 4.82%

Property value data/graphs for EX5

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £467,639 £292 3.8 £391,719
Semi-detached £298,040 £288 3.1 £270,167
Terraced £246,199 £276 2.7 £221,283
Flats £195,447 £230 2.0 £165,910

Current asking prices in EX5

Average: £315,291
Avg. current asking prices in EX5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £138,250
(2)
£203,157
(30)
£278,761
(59)
£367,927
(29)
£653,000
(5)
Flats £130,000
(1)
£155,500
(5)
- - £499,950
(1)
All £135,500
(3)
£196,349
(35)
£278,761
(59)
£367,927
(29)
£627,492
(6)

Current asking rents in EX5

Average: £949 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in EX5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £575 pcm
(4)
£734 pcm
(15)
£985 pcm
(5)
£1,854 pcm
(5)
-
Flats £451 pcm
(2)
£679 pcm
(3)
£724 pcm
(1)
£650 pcm
(1)
-
All £534 pcm
(6)
£725 pcm
(18)
£941 pcm
(6)
£1,653 pcm
(6)
-

Fun facts for EX5

Highest value in EX5
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Rockbeare Hill £657,843
Thorverton, Exeter EX5 £645,384
Silverton, Exeter EX5 £631,872
Woodbury Salterton, Exeter EX5 £629,897
Sidmouth Road £581,472
Highest turnover in EX5
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Green Lane 52.9%
Jubilee Road 50.0%
Peter Street 43.8%
The Paddock 41.7%
Cullompton Hill 41.2%

What Zoopla users think of Whimple

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  • currently 4.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Whimple (0.3 miles)
  • Cranbrook (Devon) (3.0 miles)
  • Feniton (3.5 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (3.3 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (43.5 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (50.8 miles)
  • Topsham Ferry Landing (7.5 miles)
  • Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing (7.5 miles)
  • Topsham Lock Ferry Landing (7.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Whimple Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Rockbeare Church of England Primary School and Pre-School (2.1 miles)
  • Clyst Hydon Primary School (2.6 miles)
  • Wesc Foundation College (7.4 miles)
  • Exeter Tutorial College (7.6 miles)
  • Exeter Mathematics School (8.0 miles)
  • Cranbrook Education Campus (1.9 miles)
  • The King's School (3.2 miles)
  • Clyst Vale Community College (3.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Redferns Estate Agents, EX11 on +44 1404 819082 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,365 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 28,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,025 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£125/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 £50 Electricity £52 Estimated energy cost £102/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: 17900 kWh/year
Electricity: 4100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

East Devon

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £172 /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 £22 Sewerage £34 Estimated water cost £56 /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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