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4 bed town house to rent

£850 pcm (£196 pw)

Merrybent Drive, Merrybent, Darlington DL2

4 2 2 1,206 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • Attractive end of terrace town house
  • Highly regarded location
  • Well maintained throughout
  • Appealing open plan kitchen / dining space
  • Enclosed rear garden
  • Driveway for at least two cars to the front aspect
  • Gfch and UPVC double glazing throughout

Property description

Introduction Offered in great condition throughout, this four bedroom town house is an ideal family home, in a pleasant residential development in a highly regarded village location.

Hallway Accessed from the front entry door, the hallway has stairs to the first floor, access to the kitchen / dining room and ground floor cloaks/wc

kitchen 14' 11" x 12' 7" (4.55m x 3.84m) Having a range of wall and floor units in white high gloss laminate, which French doors leading to the garden, this is a spacious area, located to the rear of the property, the kitchen is open plan to the converted dining space.

Dining space / day room 16' 4" x 8' (4.98m x 2.44m) Having been professionally converted from the original integral garage, this is a versatile space which is currently utilised as a dining area. It could also be a play room or home office, being open plan from the kitchen, it has a window to the front.

Lounge 14' 11" x 12' 7" (4.55m x 3.84m) Located to the rear of the property on the first floor, the lounge is an attractive space, with Juliette balcony overlooking the garden and the fields beyond the property boundary.

Bedroom four 8' 2" x 10' 3" (2.49m x 3.12m) Situated on the first floor, the fourth bedroom is at the front of property.

House bathroom 8' 2" x 5' 7" (2.49m x 1.7m) Situated on the first floor, the house bathroom has a contemporary suite, with bath, shower overhead, sink and low level wc

bedroom one 11' 4" x 16' 1" (3.45m x 4.9m) The largest of the house bedrooms, is located on the second floor, to the front aspect of the property.

En-suite to bedroom one With gas powered shower, hand wash basin and low level wc, the en suite is in good order and offers a great convenience on the second floor of the property.

Bedroom two 8' 4" x 13' 5" (2.54m x 4.09m) The second biggest of the bedrooms is also on the second floor, this room is a double room located to the rear of the house.

Bedroom three 6' 4" x 10' 4" (1.93m x 3.15m) Again on the second floor, the third bedroom is a single room also located to the rear of the house.

Externally To the front of the property there is a driveway with parking for at least two cars, pathway to the front door and side pathway leading to the garden.

The rear garden is fully enclosed with fencing to all three boundaries. The garden is mainly laid to lawn.

Summary All in all this property offers its new owners the opportunity to purchase and reside in a highly desirable location for a realistic price, we anticipate much interest so advise early viewing.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £206,849 Sales 230 Current average value £228,841 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£6,256 ▼ -2.66%

Property value data/graphs for DL2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £288,731 £194 3.8 £265,638
Semi-detached £189,446 £185 3.2 £178,736
Terraced £175,651 £170 3.0 £159,156
Flats £147,643 £176 2.0 £135,243

Current asking prices in DL2

Average: £325,819
Avg. current asking prices in DL2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £146,825
(12)
£223,276
(33)
£318,206
(35)
£423,321
(12)
Flats - £96,286
(7)
- - -
All - £128,205
(19)
£223,276
(33)
£318,206
(35)
£423,321
(12)

Current asking rents in DL2

Average: £672 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DL2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £586 pcm
(6)
£606 pcm
(8)
£904 pcm
(6)
£1,350 pcm
(2)
Flats £360 pcm
(1)
£475 pcm
(7)
- - -
All £360 pcm
(1)
£527 pcm
(13)
£606 pcm
(8)
£904 pcm
(6)
£1,350 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for DL2

Highest value in DL2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Piercebridge, Darlington DL2 £659,731
Dalton Road £496,739
Church Lane £468,415
The Green £465,946
Over Dinsdale £458,491
Highest turnover in DL2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Low Road 60.0%
Cedar Mews 50.0%
Wildair Drive 45.5%
Eden Close 43.8%
Station Terrace 43.8%

What Zoopla users think of Merrybent

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 77%

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 4 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • North Road (Darlington) (2.6 miles)
  • Darlington (2.8 miles)
  • Heighington (5.2 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (7.6 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (35.7 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (45.6 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge South Side (16.1 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge North Side (16.1 miles)
  • Newcastle International Ferry Terminal (33.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Mowden Junior School (1.1 miles)
  • Marchbank Free School (1.1 miles)
  • Mowden Infant School (1.2 miles)
  • River Tees High Academy (17.0 miles)
  • Durham Sixth Form Centre (17.8 miles)
  • Endeavour Academy Durham (19.7 miles)
  • Hummersknott Academy (0.9 miles)
  • Carmel College (1.2 miles)
  • Wyvern Academy (1.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,173 Monthly total

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £9/mo (£104/yr)
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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 £52 Electricity £55 Estimated energy cost £107/mo

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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: 18400 kWh/year
Electricity: 4300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Darlington

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £165 /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 £20 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £42 /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.

Rent

Rental cost £850 /mo

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