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1 bed flat for sale

£135,000 Guide price

Lenthay Road, Sherborne DT9

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Property features

  • Over 60's Apartment
  • Double Bedroom with Large Wardrobe
  • Living-Dining Room
  • Modern Fitted Kitchen
  • Pleasant Outlook
  • Vacant Possession
  • Council Tax Band: C
  • EPC Rating: C

Property description

Offered with no onward chain and vacant possession, this first floor apartment is designated for the over 60's only.

Enter into the welcoming entrance hall with walk in storage area, apartment security door entry system and illuminated light switches, stylish doors open to the principal rooms.

The light and airy living-dining room features a central fireplace with living flame effect fire, window to the front aspect, and multi-panel glazed door which opens into the kitchen. The kitchen comprises a range of contemporary eye and knee level cabinets, built in oven, inset hob, sink and drainer beneath the rear aspect window, and an integrated fridge-freezer.

The bedroom is well proportioned and offers ample space for freestanding bedroom furniture, alongside the built in sliding door wardrobe. The shower room features a larger shower cubicle, basin over vanity unit and WC, the room is fully tiled.

The apartment is equipped with a 24-hour emergency call facility and verbal and visual intercom system link to the main entrance.

Wingfield Court is a ‘Retirement Living’ development providing an independent lifestyle opportunity for those aged over 60 with the peace-of-mind provided by support of the House Manager who oversees the smooth running of the development. The property enjoys communal facilities including an excellent homeowner’s lounge, laundry, scooter store and landscaped gardens. There is also a guest suite for visiting family and friends (nightly charge applies).

Service Charge: • Cleaning of communal windows and exterior of apartment windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system
• Upkeep of gardens and grounds
• Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
• Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
• Buildings insurance
• House Manager

The service charge includes the cost of your House Manager, your water rates, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening.

Service charge: £2,245.42 per annum (for financial year ending 31/03/24)

Ground Rent - Ground Rent: £425 per annum
Ground Rent Review date: June 2026

Leasehold - Lease 125 Years from the 1st June 2011

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan

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Property value data/graphs for DT9

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £596,643 £277 3.7 £587,976
Semi-detached £370,689 £252 3.1 £318,077
Terraced £343,940 £259 2.8 £286,871
Flats £240,847 £260 2.0 £174,714

Current asking prices in DT9

Average: £473,294
Avg. current asking prices in DT9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £140,000
(1)
£285,383
(26)
£356,065
(31)
£667,812
(16)
£1,048,750
(4)
Flats £140,000
(5)
£201,250
(8)
- - -
All £140,000
(6)
£265,587
(34)
£356,065
(31)
£667,812
(16)
£1,048,750
(4)

Current asking rents in DT9

Average: £1,296 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DT9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - £1,333 pcm
(3)
£2,002 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £849 pcm
(1)
£923 pcm
(1)
- - -
All £849 pcm
(1)
£923 pcm
(1)
£1,333 pcm
(3)
£2,002 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for DT9

Highest value in DT9
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Church Road £831,443
Mildenhall Road £814,727
Gainsborough Drive £733,661
Abbeymead Court £691,343
Over Compton, Sherborne DT9 £680,890
Highest turnover in DT9
Highest turnover streets Turnover
St. Swithins Close 52.6%
Bristol Road 50.0%
Russell Place 50.0%
Bede Street 46.7%
Uplands 46.7%
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Dorset Property (Sherborne), DT9 on +44 1305 248603 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£714 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 13,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 2.0
Your payment £514 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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

Home Insurance

Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £4/mo (£50/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 £16 Electricity £30 Estimated energy cost £46/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: 5700 kWh/year
Electricity: 2000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

West Dorset

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £122 /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 £14 Sewerage £14 Estimated water cost £28 /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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