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3 bed cottage for sale

£695,000 (£505/sq. ft)

The Connaught, Durrants Village, Faygate Lane, Faygate, Horsham, West Sussex RH12

3 3 1,377 sq. ft*

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Property description

The Connaught Plot 1

This is the only detached three bedroom cottage, standing proud in its location at Durrants Village, offers versatile accommodation arranged over two storeys.

Property Features

Finishing Touches

  • Internal hardwood veneered oak finish doors with elegant brushed metal door furniture
  • Bedrooms feature built-in wardrobes, where indicated
  • Profiled skirting boards and architraves finished in satin gloss
  • Cornices and coving to selected rooms
  • Smooth, white-painted ceilings

    Heating & Electrics

  • Electric air source heat pump system providing under floor heating and hot water
  • Chrome heated towel rails in bathrooms, wet rooms and shower rooms
  • Supplementary domestic hot water heating by means of an immersion heater
  • Double-glazed windows throughout
  • External light and door bell
  • Wiring and television points compatible for use with Freeview and Satellite TV including Sky Multi-room
  • Ample power, television and telephone points, strategically placed throughout the properties

    Energy Efficiency

  • All new homes will be highly energy efficient; the external walls and roof having been designed to high thermal efficiency standards
  • The properties benefit from an energy efficient ventilation system
  • The residents’ clubhouse has a highly efficient heating and cooling system

    Security & Peace of Mind

  • Mains smoke detectors with battery back-up
  • Independent call alarm system linked to Manager’s office within designated hours. Linked to UK out of hours call centre outside these times*
  • NHBC 10-year warranty


  • Stylish designer kitchens by Alno ag Group
  • Composite stone worktops with upstand
  • A range of high quality integrated appliances including an electric double oven, electric ceramic hob, extractor hood, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Ceramic floor tiles


  • Elegant white sanitaryware from Villeroy & Boch and Kaldewei with complementary fittings by Hansgrohe
  • Ceramic wall tiling; full-height to shower rooms and half-height to bathrooms
  • Ceramic floor tiles
  • Fitted mirrored cabinet
  • Electric shaver point

    Alongside excellent amenities including a fitness suite, indoor pool, restaurant and bar, the clubhouse is also home to 9 two-bedroom apartments. Apartments at Durrants House are just perfect for those who enjoy being at the heart of the community, and want easy access to the prestigious club.

    Durrants Village

    Durrants Village provides a selection of retirement properties including two- and three-bedroom cottages and two-bedroom apartments close to Horsham. Each are thoughtfully and expertly designed for the independent over 55s*.

    Our new Clubhouse is now open for the residents to enjoy and features a Bar, Restaurant, Library, Pool, Fitness suite, Games room, Meeting room, Medical Centre and Guest Suite as well as nine spacious 2 bed apartments.

    Whether you’re starting to think about your future retirement, have decided to carry on working but downsize your property to release some capital, or are already enjoying retirement and the new lease of life it brings, one of Durrants Village’s easy-to-manage homes could provide the ideal next step.

    Rooms are spacious so you can keep treasured furniture with you when you move and layouts are thoughtfully designed with our residents’ lifestyles at the forefront, drawing on years of experience in creating stylish, practical homes. Properties are fully fitted with stylish, premium quality fixtures including luxury kitchens and bathrooms, and for those who purchase one of our available properties at an early stage there are opportunities to choose kitchens and tiles from a selected range of high quality designs as well as – subject to the stage of construction – a range of optional extras to enhance your new home.

    All first floor properties are accessed by a lift, and parking is provided near each property.

    Lease: 125 years, Service Charge: £4,600 + £400 double occupancy (estimated).
    Ground Rent: £250 per annum plus an additional charge of £25 per year for a garage.

    A service charge applies which includes a management fee and a contribution to a maintenance reserve fund. Other costs apply, please ask for details

    *subject to conditions

    Opening Times

    The sales office is open 7 days a week 10am - 5pm
  • Property info

    Floor Plan Ground Floor View original

    Market activity
    Average price paid £400,550 Sales 880 Current average value £432,195 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £5,076 ▲ 1.19%

    Property value data/graphs for RH12

    Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
    Detached £642,700 £401 3.9 £582,098
    Semi-detached £398,111 £383 3.1 £389,680
    Terraced £336,737 £381 2.7 £346,773
    Flats £246,974 £364 1.7 £247,787

    Current asking prices in RH12

    Average: £464,527
    Avg. current asking prices in RH12
    Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
    Houses £202,462
    Flats £183,047
    - -
    All £186,930

    Current asking rents in RH12

    Average: £1,353 pcm
    Avg. current asking prices in RH12
    Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
    Houses - £1,115 pcm
    £1,539 pcm
    £2,515 pcm
    £2,999 pcm
    Flats £853 pcm
    £983 pcm
    £1,400 pcm
    - -
    All £853 pcm
    £1,038 pcm
    £1,522 pcm
    £2,515 pcm
    £2,999 pcm

    Fun facts for RH12

    Highest value in RH12
    Highest value streets Zed-Index
    Rookwood Park £1,400,310
    Wildgoose Drive £1,172,832
    Lynwick Street £1,080,396
    Guildford Road £1,071,136
    Cox Green £1,048,802
    Highest turnover in RH12
    Highest turnover streets Turnover
    Smith Road 81.8%
    Wickhurst Gardens 64.3%
    Staples Close 57.9%
    Forest Road 57.1%
    Hawthorn Close 53.1%

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    Nearby transport

    • Faygate (0.1 miles)
    • Littlehaven (2.2 miles)
    • Ifield (2.5 miles)
    • London Gatwick Airport (4.8 miles)
    • Shoreham Airport (18.1 miles)
    • London Heathrow Airport (27.7 miles)
    • Ditton Island Ferry Landing (20.7 miles)
    • Weybridge Ferry Landing (21.4 miles)
    • Kingston Town End Pier (21.4 miles)

    Nearby schools

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    • Colgate Primary School (1.5 miles)
    • St Robert Southwell Catholic Primary School, Horsham (1.8 miles)
    • Rusper Primary School (1.8 miles)
    • The College of Richard Collyer In Horsham (3.1 miles)
    • Central Sussex College (3.9 miles)
    • Apple Orchard Slinfold (7.6 miles)
    • Cottesmore School (2.2 miles)
    • Holy Trinity CofE Secondary School, Crawley (2.5 miles)
    • St Wilfrid's Catholic Comprehensive School, Crawley (2.8 miles)
    Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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    * Sizes listed are approximations. Please contact the agent to verify actual sizes.

    For more information about this property, please contact
    Renaissance Villages - Durrants Village, RH12 on +44 1293 976711 * (local rate)

    Monthly running costs Beta

    £2,899 Monthly total


    Purchase price
    Deposit (10%) 69,500
    Repayment term 25
    Interest rate 1.5
    Your payment £2,501 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

    These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

    Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

    Home Insurance

    Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£143/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
    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

    What more do I get

    Up to 9 smart home sensors

    Included in the price of your cover

    Home emergency assistance

    Included in the price of your cover

    Contents cover

    £75,000 to Unlimited

    Buildings cover

    £750,000 to Unlimited


    Gas £37 Electricity £51 Estimated energy cost £88/mo In partnership with uSwitch
    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: 13500 kWh/year
    Electricity: 4000 kWh/year

    Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

    Council Tax

    Local authority


    Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £267 /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.


    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.

    Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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