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3 bed cottage for sale

£850,000 Offers in region of

Church Road, Chelsfield, Orpington BR6

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Property features

  • Victorian semi detached cottage
  • Three double bedrooms
  • Three bathrooms
  • Two reception rooms both with wood burners
  • Modern well appointed kitchen
  • Breathtaking views
  • Off street parking
  • Totally refurnished to A high specification

Property description

**beautifully presented** ** extended victorian cottage backing onto open countryside with spectacular views** **three bedrooms and three bathrooms**

Codlin Cottage is a Victorian property dating back to 1874 when it was a two up two down weather boarded famers cottage that was once part of Hewitts Farm. Now this delightful property has been totally reconfigured and extended over a period of time with no expense spared including new grey aluminium double glazing throughout and has been transformed into a charming three bedroom property which oozes charm and character with a modern twist. The ground floor offers a sitting room and dining room both with wood burning stoves, gliding glass doors flow through to a well-appointed kitchen for the chef of the family, a utility room and a large shower room. The first floor will not disappoint with the master bedroom enjoying a spectacular view over the local countryside and views as far as Canary Wharf, two further double bedrooms are just as pleasing with bedroom two having an en-suite shower room. The upstairs is completed by a family bathroom. There is an extensive mature garden of approximately 320ft being ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining. ‘Codlin Cottage’ stands on the edge of Chelsfield Village and overlooks Chelsfield Lakes Golf Course to the front, adjoining open fields to the rear and side, thus commanding spectacular views. There is easy access to Junction 4 of the M25 and Chelsfield Railway Station is within 15-20 minutes walk adding to its appeal. We highly recommend this property for an early viewing so as not to lead to disappointment.

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Entrance Hall:

Part glazed leaded light and timber door, ceiling spotlight, attractive inner glazed leaded light window and open to:

Reception Dining Room: (16' 1'' x 11' 1'' (4.90m x 3.38m))

Solid oak wood flooring, attractive fireplace with cream wood burning stove on stone hearth and oak timber beam above. Wall mounted contemporary radiator, under stairs cupboard with ample storage, staircase to first floor, door to sitting room and gliding soft close glass door to:

Kitchen: (13' 11'' x 10' 6'' (4.24m x 3.20m))

Range of wall, base and drawer cupboard units incorporating pull out basket unit, concealed lighting under worktops, LED skirting lighting and having extra deep sparkle granite worktops and upstands. Sunken butler sink with brushed chrome water filter mixer taps and water softener. Space for cooking range with stainless steel Baumatic extractor canopy above and space for fridge freezer. Amtico flooring, ceiling spotlights and double-glazed bay window to garden with views over the local countryside. Door to:

Utility Room: (7' 5'' x 5' 5'' (2.26m x 1.65m))

Double glazed window and door to garden, range of wall units with laminated worktop and plumbing for washing machine and dryer. Door to:

Large Shower Room:

Comprising large enclosed glass walk in shower with rainfall fixed head and wall mounted mixer taps. Contemporary vanity hand wash basin with mixer taps standing on an olive wood effect wash stand with marble top, cupboard below and mosaic glass tiling above with inset mirror. Dual flush WC, fully tiled walls and flooring, ceiling spotlights, stainless steel ladder style heated towel rail and double glazed opaque glass window to side.

Sitting Room: (12' 5'' x 12' 5'' (3.78m x 3.78m))

Twin aspect with double glazed Georgian style bay window to side and double glazed Georgian style window to front overlooking Chelsfield Lakes Golf Course. Attractive fireplace with wood burning stove on stone hearth.

First Floor:

Landing:

Airing cupboard with shelving and access to boarded loft with light and loft ladder. Door to:

Master Bedroom: (16' 4'' x 14' 2'' (4.97m x 4.31m))

Two sets of built in wardrobes, matching dressing table with glass top. Double glazed picture window overlooking the rear garden with far reaching views over the local countryside and as far as Canary Wharf. Double glazed Velux window with inset blind, radiator and ceiling spotlights.

Bedroom 2: (10' 6'' x 14' 0'' (3.20m x 4.26m))

Beautiful timber double church doors leading into this lovely bedroom with a twin aspect. Double glazed Georgian style window to front overlooking Chelsfield Lakes Golf Course and double glazed window to rear overlooking the garden with far reaching views over the local countryside and as far as Canary Wharf. Built in wardrobe with hanging space, radiator and ceiling spotlights. Door to:

En-Suite Shower Room:

Enclosed fully tiled shower cubicle with rainfall fixed head and Aqualisa wall mounted mixer taps. Wall mounted hand wash basin, concealed cistern WC, granite vanity shelf, ceiling spotlights, stainless steel ladder style heated towel rail, extractor fan, part tiled walls, tiled flooring and double glazed Georgian style window to side overlooking local countryside.

Bedroom 3: (12' 5'' x 12' 5'' (3.78m x 3.78m))

Double glazed Georgian style window with window seat and storage chest to front overlooking Chelsfield Lakes Golf Course. Two sets of built in wardrobes with hanging rail and shelving, radiator and ceiling spotlights.

Family Bathroom:

Comprising freestanding roll top bath with solid oak plinth, central mixer taps and hand-held attachment, large pedestal hand wash basin with mixer taps, mosaic tiled splashback and dual flush WC. Victorian style radiator and towel rail, built in storage cupboard with timber vanity shelf above, extractor fan and ceiling spotlights. Mosaic tiling to one wall and Amtico flooring.

Outside:

Rear Garden: (0' 0'' x 0' 0'' (0.00m x 0.00m))

Approximately 320ft Indian sandstone and granite inset paved patio overlooking a beautiful landscaped garden, sleeper steps lead to an extensive lawn with laurel hedgerow, border beds with mature shrubs and a number of trees including blue spruce and magnolia. Timber shed with light and power (once used as an office) open store area and caged log store for the supply of wood for the wood burning stoves. Side access and personal door to garage, discrete lighting is throughout the garden, farmers fencing borders the property with the whole backing and siding onto open countryside and views as far as Canary Wharf.

Front Garden:

Neat and newly laid resin driveway for several cars, brick built wall to front and side. Coach light and side access.

Garage:

With up and over door, wall mounted Worcester gas fired combination boiler, work bench and ample shelving. Personal door to garden.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £549,402 Sales 578 Current average value £579,677 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £14,342 ▲ 2.54%

Property value data/graphs for BR6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £829,810 £487 3.9 £769,580
Semi-detached £522,292 £467 3.3 £504,089
Terraced £407,154 £439 2.8 £400,515
Flats £289,370 £425 1.9 £313,940

Current asking prices in BR6

Average: £592,685
Avg. current asking prices in BR6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £255,000
(3)
£438,750
(48)
£529,592
(129)
£712,676
(79)
£1,130,180
(25)
Flats £254,262
(21)
£368,893
(38)
£308,989
(5)
£250,000
(1)
-
All £254,354
(24)
£407,883
(86)
£521,360
(134)
£706,893
(80)
£1,130,180
(25)

Current asking rents in BR6

Average: £1,479 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BR6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £1,467 pcm
(10)
£1,541 pcm
(21)
£1,918 pcm
(10)
£2,201 pcm
(2)
Flats £993 pcm
(15)
£1,368 pcm
(27)
£1,267 pcm
(3)
- -
All £993 pcm
(15)
£1,394 pcm
(37)
£1,507 pcm
(24)
£1,918 pcm
(10)
£2,202 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for BR6

Highest value in BR6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Holwood Park Avenue £3,933,994
Park Avenue £2,617,616
Birchmead £2,351,193
Wood Way £2,324,746
Sunnydale £2,109,666
Highest turnover in BR6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Avonstowe Close 60.0%
Tubbenden Close 53.3%
Novar Close 46.2%
Knights Ridge 45.5%
Albert Road 45.5%

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  • currently 4.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Chelsfield (0.6 miles)
  • Knockholt (0.6 miles)
  • Orpington (2.0 miles)
  • London City Airport (11.0 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (19.4 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (26.5 miles)
  • Woolwich Arsenal Pier (10.2 miles)
  • Woolwich Ferry South Pier (10.3 miles)
  • Woolwich Ferry North Pier (10.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Chelsfield Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • The Highway Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • Pratts Bottom Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • Shooters Hill Sixth Form College (8.8 miles)
  • Cambridge Tutors College (9.1 miles)
  • Bellerbys College London (10.9 miles)
  • St Olave's and St Saviour's Grammar School (1.3 miles)
  • Bromley Beacon Academy (1.3 miles)
  • Harris Academy Orpington (1.7 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,458 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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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £14/mo (£170/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 £60 Electricity £62 Estimated energy cost £122/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: 23200 kWh/year
Electricity: 5000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Bromley

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £232 /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 £15 Estimated water cost £31 /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.

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