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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room


  • Two Bedroom
  • Ground Floor Apartment
  • Situated In Cockerton
  • No Chain
  • Over 60's
  • Viewing Advised
  • McCarthy & Stone Built
  • Spacious Living
  • Communal Areas
  • EPC Grade C

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Public notice – We have received an offer of £44,000 on Apartment 10, Squires Court, Woodland Road, DL3 9XZ. Any interested parties must submit any higher offers in writing to the selling agent before an exchange of contracts takes place. EPC rating C.

Venture Properties are thrilled to be marketing this lovely two bedroom, ground floor apartment situated in the popular retirement complex, Squires Court. The apartment is situated in the heart of Cockerton Village and has brilliant access to Darlington Town Centre and convenient bus routes. Internally the property is in need of some updating but it is priced to reflect this. The apartment has a large lounge with French doors that over look Cockerton Band Musical Institute and doors that open in to the compact yet functional kitchen. The bedrooms are both well proportioned good sized doubles and the master bedroom has a fitted wardrobe. The bathroom briefly comprises a step in double shower, low level wc and hand basin.

The building itself has a community feel and gives the impression you can be as involved in the social aspect as much or as little as you want. There is a large social lounge as you enter the building which has a small kitchen and plenty of space to sit and relax with friends. We have been advised there are also social events that are held for residents organised by the social committee. There is a communal laundry area which is used by the residents and holds a number of washing machines and has space for ironing. There is also a building manager who works Monday to Friday hours and a 24 hour manager who is on hand to help in an emergency.

This property is perfect for clients that are looking to start to enjoy there retirement and have an active social life or someone who is looking for easy access and is looking to start to slow down in life. Call us today to view.

Entrance Hall

With door, electric heater and storage cupboard.

Lounge (5.36m x 3.38m (17'7 x 11'1))

Door leading to communal garden, storage heater and feature fireplace.

Kitchen (2.74m x 1.73m (9' x 5'8))

With double glazed window to the side, fitted with a range of wall, base and drawer units, contrasting work surfaces, stainless steel sink unit, electric hob, space for fridge, space for oven, space for dishwasher and vinyl flooring.

Bedroom 1 (5.33m x 2.82m (17'6 x 9'3))

With double glazed window to the rear, fitted wardrobes and storage heater.

Bedroom 2 (3.43m x 2.64m (11'3 x 8'8))

With double glazed window to the rear, fitted wardrobes and storage heater.


Council Tax

Band D


•Residency Criteria - Property not to be sold/ let to any persons under the age of 60. In case of a joint occupancy the property must be sold/let to a person over the age of 60 and to a person over the age of
•Transfer fee of 1% of the sale price payable to the landlords on completion.
•leasehold information
•Date of Lease : 26th November 1999
•Term : 125 years from 1st August 1998
•Annual Ground rent : £385.00
•Landlord : Fairhold Homes (No.2) Limited
•The Ground Rent is collected by the Landlord. The Service Charge is collected by the Landlord.
•It is the Landlord responsibility to insure the property.

Service Charge for the period 01/09/2019 to 29/02/2020 = £1,293.43.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • North Road (Darlington) 0.6 miles
  • Darlington 0.7 miles
  • Corporation Road Community Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Reid Street Primary School 0.4 miles

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Local Amenities

  • North Road (Darlington) 0.6 miles
  • Darlington 0.7 miles
  • Corporation Road Community Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Reid Street Primary School 0.4 miles

Market stats

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Average estimated value for a flat in DL3:

  • £208,197
  • Price increase

  • £496
  • (0.239%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
9th Nov 2020 £45,000 Price reduced by £5,000
9th Sep 2020 £50,000 Price reduced by £5,000
12th Jun 2020 £55,000 Price reduced by £4,950
28th Jan 2020 £59,950 Price reduced by £5,050
30th Dec 2019 £65,000 Price reduced by £5,000
23rd Oct 2019 £70,000 Price reduced by £10,000
13th Sep 2019 £80,000 First listed
10th Feb 2005 £97,000 Last sold

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