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2 bed flat for sale

£79,995

"Apartment Type 2" at Cumwhinton Road, Carleton, Carlisle CA1

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Property description

This development offers the following schemes:

  • Help to Buy - Move with just a 5% deposit using government-backed Help to Buy scheme.
  • Part Exchange - If the thought of selling your existing property is putting you off buying a new home then our Part Exchange service could be the solution for you.
  • Home Change - We'll help sell your house in 3 easy steps.


Schemes are available on selected plots only, subject to status, terms and conditions apply. Contact the development for latest information.


Features

Affordable Housing plot* with a discount to market value, subject to approval from local authority. Please contact the development for more details.

To apply for Carlisle City Low Cost Housing*, please complete the online application form:




* Not available in conjunction with Help to Buy scheme.

Style Description

Key Features:


  • Open plan kitchen/living room

  • Spacious master bedroom with optional wardrobe

  • En suite to master bedroom

  • Generously-sized bathroom

  • Bedroom 2 of similar size to master bedroom

Rooms


Floor Plan
  • Living Room (4.62 x 3.67 m)
  • Kitchen (1.93 x 3.67 m)
  • Bedroom 1 (3.5 x 3.06 m)
  • Bedroom 2 (3.5 x 2.51 m)

Specification


Specification

We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government’s Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About Speckled Wood


A perfectly positioned development in the beautiful, historic city of Carlisle

Named after a British butterfly, Speckled Wood is a collection of new homes ideally located on the edge of the historic city of Carlisle. This fantastic development of two, three, four and five bedroom homes together with two bedroom apartments is perfect for first time buyers, growing families and those looking to take the next step up the housing ladder.


  • Mix of 2,3,4 and 5 bedroom homes

  • Easy access to junction 42 of the M6 motorway

  • Fantastic views over the Cumbrian fells


  • Carlisle train station just a short distance away

  • Located on the edge of Carlisle with easy access to both countryside and the city centre

  • Great choice of schooling nearby for children of all ages

  • Good range of local amenities

  • 2 year Persimmon Homes builders warranty

  • 10 year NHBC warranty


The most northerly city in Cumbria, the historic university city of Carlisle boasts a small population yet a large land area. With its wonderful array of shops, restaurants and bars, breath-taking scenery and many historic sites, the city is a vibrant cosmopolitan hub.

Situated on the southern edge of the city, Speckled Wood is perfectly positioned so that you can enjoy the tranquility of a semi-rural location and yet also be close to the vibrant lifestyle a city has to offer.

With a range of schools, leisure facilities and supermarkets within easy reach, Speckled Wood is ideal for families. The development is also conveniently placed for commuters as Junction 42 of the M6 is less than a mile away.

There’s plenty to do in the local area…

Owning a home at Speckled Wood means you will be able to enjoy Carlisle’s many attractions. Carlisle is well known as a roman settlement with its famous forts of Hadrian's Wall. This bustling city is a sought-after location for house buyers and offers plenty to do in the local area. Tourist attractions include Carlisle Castle, Cumbria's Museum of Military Life, Carlisle Cathedral, The Watchtree Nature Reserve, and Carlisle Racecourse.

Offering 12 different house styles, from the stylish two bedroom apartments to the roomy five bedroom Winster, there really is a home at Speckled Wood to suit everyone. With its superb location, excellent range of amenities on your doorstep and fantastic transport links, the development is a great place to call home.

Arrange an appointment to find out more information about this development.

Leisure


There is a multitude of things to see and do in Carlisle. The city offers:

  • A Vue cinema
  • Bowling alley
  • Two golf clubs
  • The Urban Adventure high ropes
  • The Pools Swimming and Health Centre
  • Eden Rock Climbing Wall
  • An ice rink
  • Lazer Quest
  • The Sands Centre- a leisure & entertainment venue offering live entertainment, gym & exercise facilities, a sports hall and climbing wall.


You can also meander through Solway Firth salt marshes and dunes, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Shopping


The Lanes Shopping Centre in Carlisle is the largest shopping destination in Cumbria and The Borders. It has over 50 different High Street stores.

Gretna Green, the gateway to Scotland, is approximately 16 miles away, offering a vast choice of retail therapy at the Gretna Gateway
Retail Outlet.

Transport


You’ll be well connected...
Speckled Wood is conveniently placed less than a mile from junction 42 of the M6, which links Manchester to the south and Carlisle to the north. The Lake District, Yorkshire, Humberside and the North Pennines are all easily accessible via great road links including the A7, A595, A689, A69 and adjoining motorways.

The development also enjoys good train links from Carlisle station, just 2.1 miles away, which offers regular services to Glasgow, Edinburgh and direct to London Euston, with many major destinations in between. There are also excellent links by train and the A69 to Newcastle, the Metrocentre at Gateshead and the East coast.

Opening Hours


Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 1pm - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm

Directions


From Junction 42 on the M6, proceed down
London Road for approximately 1 mile.

Then take a right hand turn onto Cumwhinton Road.

In approximately 1 mile, the development will be on the right, just past the mini roundabout.

Disclaimer


Images depict typical Persimmon Homes house type. All room dimensions are subject to +/- 50mm tolerance. This information is for guidance only and does not form any part of any contract or constitute a warranty. All information correct at time of publication and is subject to change. Please check specification by contacting the development directly.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

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Market activity
Average price paid £114,466 Sales 306 Current average value £127,185 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £158 ▲ 0.12%

Property value data/graphs for CA1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £207,594 £156 3.5 £186,208
Semi-detached £124,823 £130 2.9 £119,662
Terraced £108,825 £112 2.9 £94,609
Flats £104,382 £126 1.9 £106,462

Current asking prices in CA1

Average: £128,156
Avg. current asking prices in CA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £61,000
(2)
£92,045
(59)
£140,209
(72)
£212,595
(20)
£219,998
(5)
Flats £61,250
(2)
£87,864
(17)
£77,500
(1)
- -
All £61,125
(4)
£91,109
(76)
£139,350
(73)
£212,595
(20)
£219,998
(5)

Current asking rents in CA1

Average: £484 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £360 pcm
(7)
£440 pcm
(25)
£468 pcm
(3)
- £282 pcm
(1)
Flats £386 pcm
(19)
£465 pcm
(20)
- - -
All £379 pcm
(26)
£451 pcm
(45)
£468 pcm
(3)
- £282 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for CA1

Highest value in CA1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Cumwhinton Drive £309,032
Parkland Avenue £293,176
St. Aidans Road £283,625
Cherry Lane £273,245
Howard Place £242,618
Highest turnover in CA1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Finch Close 64.7%
Cumwhinton Drive 60.0%
Cumwhinton Drive 50.0%
Nook Street 41.2%
Linton Close 40.0%

What Zoopla users think of Carleton

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  • currently 3.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Carlisle (2.0 miles)
  • Wetheral (2.6 miles)
  • Dalston (Cumbria) (4.2 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (49.0 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (63.7 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (76.4 miles)
  • Pooley Bridge Ullswater Ferry Landing (18.4 miles)
  • Howtown Ullswater Ferry Landing (20.9 miles)
  • Keswick Ferry Landing (21.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Petteril Bank School (0.6 miles)
  • Pennine Way Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Inglewood Junior School (0.6 miles)
  • Carlisle College (2.1 miles)
  • Progress Schools Ltd (2.1 miles)
  • Annan Academy (16.5 miles)
  • Eden Park Academy (1.9 miles)
  • Richard Rose Central Academy (1.9 miles)
  • Newman Catholic School (2.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

Local info for Carlisle

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For more information about this property, please contact
Persimmon Homes - Speckled Wood, CA1 on +44 1228 925994 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£503 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 7,999
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £287 /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 £500,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£139/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

Energy Gas £22 Electricity £29 Estimated energy cost £51/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: 7100 kWh/year
Electricity: 2200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Carlisle

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £115 /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 £19 Sewerage £19 Estimated water cost £38 /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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