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2 bedroom semi-detached bungalow for sale

The Lawn, Whittlesford, Cambridge

Withdrawn from Market £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance hall
  • Sitting room
  • Well fitted kitchen
  • Two bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Double glazing and storage heating
  • Front and rear gardens
  • Single off road parking space
  • Lovely village location
  • 70% Shared ownership

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

This spacious two bedroomed semi detached bungalow is located in a residential cul-de-sac off Mill Lane adjacent to the village green and recreation ground in this popular village about 8 miles south of the historic city of Cambridge. The bungalow is one of a group built for South Cambridgeshire District Council with occupation restricted to persons over 60 years of age. It is being sold on a shared ownership basis to provide an opportunity for retired people to buy their own home at an affordable price level. The Council retains a 30% share but no rent is charged for this. A number of services are provided including a nearby community centre to which the residents have access.
 

Sealed unit double glazed entrance door to 

RECEPTION HALL with door to 

SITTING ROOM 13' 4" x 11' 6" (4.06m x 3.51m) with two wall mounted economy 7 storage heaters, window to front, fitted ornamental fire with wood surround and hearth. 

KITCHEN 14' 7" x 6' 7" (4.44m x 2.01m) well fitted in an attractive range of modern units set under a contrasting rolled edge work surface with single drainer stainless steel sink unit, range of drawer and base units, matching work surface and base units to opposite wall with part ceramic tiled splashback, matching wall mounted cupboard, window to rear, glazed door to rear. 

BEDROOM 1 12' 1" x 11' 7" (3.68m x 3.53m) narrowing to 9'5 with window to front, wall mounted economy 7 storage heater, single built in storage cupboard. 

BEDROOM 2 8' 8" x 6' 11" (2.64m x 2.11m) with window to rear, wall mounted economy 7 storage heater. 

BATHROOM with fitted white suite comprising pedestal wash handbasin, close couple wc and panelled bath, part ceramic tiling to walls, window to rear. 

OUTSIDE To the front of the property there is a small garden area enclosed by mature hedge, flower and shrub borders and to the rear of the property there is a good sized garden with patio, flower and shrub borders, timber shed and gated vehicular access providing one off road parking space. 

SERVICES Mains water, electricity and drainage. 

TENURE The property is sold on the basis of a shared ownership lease for a term of 125 years from 9th October 2006 (approx 115 years remaining) at a ground rent of £26 per annum. Buildings insurance is £10.64 per quarter and there is a service charge of £202.62 per quarter.

There is currently a fixed pull cord emergency alarm system. The council is in the process of changing the alarms of their properties to a wireless system (eg attached to a lanyard worn around the neck). The cost of the alarm is £39 per quarter. If they wish, owners can choose to opt out once the system has changed over.  

COUNCIL TAX Band C 

VIEWING By arrangement with Pocock and Shaw 

CB/16876  


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20 October 2016

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