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2 bed semi-detached house for sale

£130,000

Oakes Close, Somercotes, Alfreton DE55

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Property features

  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Great Location For Commuters
  • Well Presented Throughout
  • Off-road Parking
  • Garage With Electric Door
  • Lovely Garden
  • Not Overlooked
  • Quiet Cul-de-sac Location
  • Beautiful Bathroom
  • EPC grade D

Property description



Stylish, modern and A fabulous location! This wonderful two bedroom semi-detached property is well located at the top of a quiet cul-de-sac in the popular location of Somercotes, and offers a degree of privacy that others on this road cannot offer. The property's versatile nature mean it would suit a variety of buyers from first time buyers looking for a move in ready homes, to buyers looking for their next step on the ladder. The property has been beautiful presented and upgraded by the current vendors to include a stunning bathroom with Granite stone surfaces in it, a contemporary kitchen space with integrated appliances, space lounge diner, generous garden that is not overlooked to the rear, off road parking and a garage with electric door and tiled floor. The property also has a variety of local amenities close to hand such as schools, shops and supermarkets, health care, public transport and train station, and great road links such as the A38 and M1 close by. This property needs to be seen to be fully appreciated so call Reeds Rains today to book your viewing. EPC grade D

Entrance Hall (1.08m x 1.16m)

Enter through a double glazed door to the side elevation in to the entrance hall which allows access to the lounge diner beyond. There is provision for storing coats and shoes here before entering the main receptions spaces, and a wood effect laminate flooring for practicality. Natural light is provided by the double glazed window to the front elevation of the space, and the room has been finished with neutral decor and a central heating radiator.

Lounge Diner (3.63m x 5.28m)

The lounge diner is an ideal space for entertaining due to it's excellent proportions. The room has a lovely light and airy feel from a large window to the front elevation, and is afforded a great deal of privacy due to the property's position on the cul-de-sac. The room's focal point is the modern electric fire that is set into a granite hearth with a wooden surround and helps to keep the room as warm as it is inviting along side the central heating radiators. The room is currently used as a very large lounge room but can be sectioned off in to two separate spaces with one end for a four seat table and chairs. The room has been finished with neutral decor and a wood effect laminate flooring.

Kitchen (3.64m x 2.30m)

Situated to the rear elevation of the property, the kitchen looks out through a set of double glazed french doors out onto the garden area beyond. There is a wealth of storage available from wall and base cabinets finished with matte white fronts and a stone effect laminate work surface over. The kitchen provides a variety of integrated appliances including an electric oven, an electric four burner hob with extractors over, and space for a washing machine, fridge freezer as well as a sink and drainer. The kitchen is also home to the property's boiler. The kitchen has been finished with a newly tiled splash back and complementary decor, a tiled floor and a central heating radiator.

First Floor Landing

Carpeted stairs lead to a first floor landing which allows access to the bedroom, bathroom, and the loft hatch with additional storage beyond. The landing has been finished with neutral decor.

Bedroom 1 (3.67m x 2.97m)

Bedroom one is situated to the rear elevation of the property and has a lovely outlook through a double glazed window across the garden. The room is has a lovely light and airy feel to it as the property is not overlooked to the rear so no light is prevented from coming in. The room has plenty of built in storage from built in wardrobes finished with matte white fronts, providing both hanging, shelving and drawer storage leaving floor space left over for a double bed and bedside tables. The room has been finished with a neutral carpet and complementary decor, and benefits from a central heating radiator.

Bedroom 2 (2.90m x 3.53m)

The second comfortable double bedroom sits to the front of the property and has a double glazed window to the front elevation for natural light. The room has a built in storage cupboard that provides additional hanging and shelving space keeping floor space available for other items of furniture. The room has been finished with a neutral carpet flooring and complementary decor, and benefits from a central heating radiator.

Bathroom (2.04m x 1.68m)

A wonderful bathroom space that is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a long day. The room has recently been re-fitted and comprises of a low flush WC and hand wash basin set in to a wood effect vanity unit with granite surface over and additional storage, a heated towel rail, paneled bath with a shower over that has an additional pump to ensure it's powerful. The bathroom has been finished to a high standard to ensure it matches in with the presentation of the rest of the property. The space has a double glazed window to the side elevation for natural light, and has been finished with stone effect fully tiled walls with a complementary tiled floor.

Outside

The property offer off-road parking for two vehicles to the side elevation on a tarmac hard-standing driveway. The garage can be accessed from the side elevation of the property too and could provide an additional parking space if required. The front door of the property is accessed via a paved pathway leads to the entrance, with a small lawn section in front of it. The garden to the rear elevation of the property is a true sun trap and perfect for outdoor entertaining and al-fresco dining in the summer. The garden has been mostly laid to lawn for ease of maintenance but does have a patio and seating area leading from the French doors in the kitchen giving you the perfect spot for a bbq or to enjoy an early morning coffee. The garden is a secure and safe haven for children and animals to play as it is surround by high fences. The garage can be accessed from the rear garden too.

Garage

The garage is a very versatile space in this property and has been much improved by the current vendors. It can be accessed via an electric roller door to the front elevation, as well as via a secure personnel door to the side elevation via the garden. The garage has a tiled floor making it perfect for motor enthusiasts to keep clean after tinkering with cars or bikes, as well as being perfect as a home gym or home office space. The garage has both power and light already installed.

Important note to purchasers:

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.

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Market activity
Average price paid £154,239 Sales 703 Current average value £162,638 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £1,015 ▲ 0.63%

Property value data/graphs for DE55

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £236,235 £188 3.4 £222,162
Semi-detached £130,224 £152 2.8 £132,281
Terraced £101,522 £134 2.5 £93,629
Flats £88,011 - 1.8 £107,800

Current asking prices in DE55

Average: £212,924
Avg. current asking prices in DE55
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £120,294
(97)
£173,479
(108)
£320,076
(58)
£542,107
(18)
Flats £69,975
(2)
£89,975
(2)
- - -
All £69,975
(2)
£119,682
(99)
£173,479
(108)
£320,076
(58)
£542,107
(18)

Current asking rents in DE55

Average: £491 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DE55
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £335 pcm
(3)
£480 pcm
(30)
£561 pcm
(22)
£1,148 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £339 pcm
(10)
£436 pcm
(18)
- - -
All £338 pcm
(13)
£464 pcm
(48)
£561 pcm
(22)
£1,148 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for DE55

Highest value in DE55
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Highstairs Lane £693,490
Hallfields Rise £591,161
Melrose Way £520,982
Wingfield Road £420,720
Spring Gardens £349,763
Highest turnover in DE55
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Chapel Close 70.0%
Erewash Street 54.5%
Carnfield Close 52.6%
Middleton Way 50.0%
The Oaklands 50.0%

What Zoopla users think of Somercotes

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 73% (22 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3.5 stars
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Parks & recreation
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Schools & public services
  • currently 4 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Alfreton (1.7 miles)
  • Langley Mill (4.3 miles)
  • Ambergate (4.8 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (17.0 miles)
  • Robin Hood Airport (31.4 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (42.2 miles)
  • Hull Ferry Terminal (64.6 miles)
  • Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal (71.2 miles)
  • Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal (71.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Somerlea Park Junior School (0.2 miles)
  • Somercotes Infant School (0.3 miles)
  • Riddings Infant and Nursery School (0.4 miles)
  • Unity Academy (11.6 miles)
  • Nottingham University Academy of Science and Technology (12.2 miles)
  • Channeling Positivity (12.9 miles)
  • Swanwick School and Sports College (0.9 miles)
  • Swanwick Hall School (1.2 miles)
  • David Nieper Academy (1.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 13,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £467 /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 £11/mo (£127/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 £34 Electricity £38 Estimated energy cost £72/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: 11900 kWh/year
Electricity: 3100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Amber Valley

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £130 /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 £13 Estimated water cost £29 /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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