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4 bed detached house for sale


Aberford Drive, Houghton Le Spring DH4

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Property features

  • Impressive Four Bedroom Detached
  • Stunning & Modern
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Utility Room
  • Downstairs WC
  • En-Suite Facilities
  • Enclosed & Private Rear Garden
  • Garage & Double Length Driveway
  • Sought After Location

Property description

Keyhole Residential are delighted to welcome to the market this outstanding four bedroom detached home situated in the sought after location of Aberford Drive, Houghton-Le-Spring.

Perfectly situated on the highly popular development of Scholars Gate, Philadelphia, this impressive home benefits from spacious living across both floors and offers a private and enclosed rear garden, a garage with double length driveway and a stunning kitchen / dining room.

In brief the property comprises; entrance hallway with access to the downstairs WC, stairs to the first floor, door leading to the lounge, second reception room which can be utilised as a home office or playroom and a beautiful kitchen / dining room. Finishing off the ground floor is a utility room. To the first floor there are four bedrooms, the master offering en-suite facilities and completing the first floor is the family bathroom. Externally there is an enclosed and private rear garden with summer house. Additionally there is a garden to the front and access to the double length driveway and garage.

Aberford Drive is a lovely small development of properties choicely located in Philadelphia and is within a 5 minute drive of Houghton-le-Spring town centre whilst also being on major bus routes linking Newcastle, Washington and Sunderland. The property is also located within a 5 minute drive of the A19 allowing for easy access across the North East region and is well located in relation to several well regarded schools.

This property will not fail to impress and viewing is highly recommended.

Full Description

Entrance Hallway
Double glazed composite front door, radiator, ceiling spotlights, stairs to first floor, understairs storage cupbaord, lvt flooring.

Double glazed French doors leading to rear garden, radiator, television point, stunning media wall with built in electric fire, feature paneling to walls, carpet flooring.
(Room Size: 4.76m x 3.42m)

Second Reception Room
Currently used as a playroom, double glazed window, radiator, feature paneling, carpet flooring.
(Room Size: 2.28m x 2.02m)

Downstairs WC
Low level WC, wash hand basin, radiator, lvt flooring.

Kitchen/Dining Room
Kitchen - Double glazed window, radiator, fitted wall and base units, roll top work surfaces, integrated fridge/freezer, integrated dishwasher, integrated electric oven and grill, integrated gas hob with extractor hood, one and a half stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, kickboards with lighting, ceiling spotlights, lvt flooring.
Dining Room - Double glazed window, feature paneling, ceiling spotlights, lvt flooring.
(Room Size: 6.88m x 2.72m)

Utility Room
Double glazed door leading to rear garden, fitted base units, roll top work surfaces, plumbed for washing machine, space for dryer, boiler housed, stainless steel sink unit, lvt flooring.
(Room Size: 1.91m x 1.78m)

First Floor Landing
Carpet flooring, loft access, storage cupboard housing water tank.

Bedroom One
Double glazed window, radiator, fitted wardrobes, carpet flooring.
(Room Size: 3.42m x 3.15m)

En-Suite Facilities
Double glazed window, radiator, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, shower cubicle, part tiled walls, lvt flooring.

Bedroom Two
Double glazed window, radiator, carpet flooring.
(Room Size: 3.08m x 2.53m)

Bedroom Three
Double glazed window, radiator, carpet flooring.
(Room Size: 2.91m x 2.72m)

Bedroom Four
Double glazed window, radiator, carpet flooring.
(Room Size: 3.03m x 2.33m)

Family Bathroom
Double glazed window, radiator, low level WC, wash hand basin, bath, separate double shower cubicle, part tiled walls, lvt flooring.
(Room Size: 3.04m X 1.69m)

Enclosed Rear Garden
Private rear garden, patio area, decked area, lawned garden, side gated access, summer house with power, access to garage.

Front Garden
Lawned front garden.

Double Length Driveway

With up and over door, power and light, storage.

Tenure: Freehold
Council Tax Band: D
EPC Rating: B

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Property value data/graphs for DH4

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £270,263 £158 3.7 £261,308
Semi-detached £184,071 £129 2.9 £143,156
Terraced £167,874 £108 2.6 £109,906
Flats £110,811 £151 1.9 £77,204

Current asking prices in DH4

Average: £215,801
Avg. current asking prices in DH4
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £104,224
Flats £56,000
- - -
All £56,000

Current asking rents in DH4

Average: £743 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DH4
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £677 pcm
£753 pcm
£1,200 pcm
Flats £451 pcm
£897 pcm
- - -
All £451 pcm
£708 pcm
£753 pcm
£1,200 pcm

Fun facts for DH4

Highest value in DH4
Highest value streets Zed-Index
St. Pauls Drive £521,769
Burnhope Way £430,457
Aspen Close £423,293
Shummard Close £417,265
The Stables £372,341
Highest turnover in DH4
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Medlar Close 50.0%
Orchid Square 45.5%
Herrington Mews 41.7%
Twizell Burn 41.2%
Watergate 37.1%
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Keyhole Residential, DH3 on +44 191 499 9655 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,428 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 29,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 2.0
Your payment £1,106 /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

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £26/mo (£310/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


Gas £44 Electricity £63 Estimated energy cost £107/mo How Much Could I Save? 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: 19900 kWh/year
Electricity: 4600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £147 /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 £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.

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