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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

St. Albans Close, Oakham

Sold STC £400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Bungalow
  • Highly Desirable Area
  • Large Corner Plot Gardens
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen, Utility
  • 3 Double Bedrooms
  • Bathroom, Shower Room
  • Single Garage, Driveway
  • Energy Rating: E

Full description

A detached three bedroom bungalow occupying a large, well established plot in perhaps Oakham's most desirable residential area. The property has full gas central heating and UPVC double glazing and offers good-sized accommodation which would benefit from some routine modernisation.

The interior can be summarised as follows: Covered Entrance Porch, Reception Hall, Sitting Room, Kitchen with Utility Room (which could be easily converted to create a Living Kitchen space), Inner Hall, three double Bedrooms, Bathroom and separate Shower Room. Outside there is an integral single Garage with tarmac driveway providing further ample off-road parking, as well as mature gardens to front, side and rear.

The property offers potential for redevelopment of the site or refurbishment, subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents. The property is offered available for sale with NO UPWARD CHAIN.

Description - A detached three bedroom bungalow occupying a large, well established plot in perhaps Oakham's most desirable residential area. The property has full gas central heating and UPVC double glazing and offers good-sized accommodation which would benefit from some routine modernisation.

The interior can be summarised as follows: Covered Entrance Porch, Reception Hall, Sitting Room, Kitchen with Utility Room (which could be easily converted to create a Living Kitchen space), Inner Hall, three double Bedrooms, Bathroom and separate Shower Room. Outside there is an integral single Garage with tarmac driveway providing further ample off-road parking, as well as mature gardens to front, side and rear.

The property offers potential for redevelopment of the site or refurbishment, subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents. The property is offered available for sale with NO UPWARD CHAIN.

Oakham - Oakham is a charming, bustling and prosperous market town which is more than holding its own. It is the administrative centre for our all-purpose Rutland County Council, successfully meeting today's challenges together with Uppingham and some 50 villages. Oakham and Rutland have friendly people and understated heritage, including Oakham Market Place with its Butter Cross, and nearby Oakham Castle. Beautiful and calm Rutland Water is a new addition to our 1,000 years of history.

Oakham is in comfortable travelling distance from many larger centres by bus and rail. On the Stansted to Birmingham rail line Oakham has hourly services, and services to London.

The town has a wide range of shops, from national operators to local specialists. Medical care is well provided for by GPs and Rutland Memorial Hospital. Countryside sports are well entrenched in this rural County, as are cricket, golf, football, tennis, rugby and bowls. Education is highly rated, from state provision to private schools, as is further education evening classes. Many religious denominations operate in Oakham, All Saints C of E Church is well used.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Covered Entrance Porch - Glazed main entrance door with glass panel to side gives access to:

Entrance Hall - 2.29m x 2.69m (7'6" x 8'10") - Radiator, internal glass double doors leading to:

Sitting Room - 3.35m x 5.38m (11'0" x 17'8") - Feature electric coal effect fire set within stone surround with quarry tiled hearth, radiator, large window to front elevation, archway leading through to Dining Room.



Dining Room - 2.57m x 3.71m (8'5" x 12'2") - Radiator, sliding patio doors giving access to large paved patio area and rear garden beyond, internal door to Kitchen.

Kitchen - 2.72m x 3.71m (8'11" x 12'2") - Cream fronted floor and wall mounted units with cream formica worktops, tiled splashbacks, inset 1.5 bowl single drainer stainless steel sink, built-in dishwasher, built-in fridge, space for gas cooker, wall mounted GLOW-WORM gas fired central heating boiler, radiator, window to rear with nice garden views.

Utility Room - 2.29m x 3.71m (7'6" x 12'2") - Floor and wall mounted units with inset single drainer stainless steel sink and plumbing for washing machine, built-in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, half glazed external door to rear elevation.

N.B. The Kitchen and Utility Room could easily be converted to create a Living Kitchen area with overall dimensions 17'0" x 12'2" (5.18m x 3.71m).

Inner Hall - (accessed from Reception Hall and giving access to Bedrooms, Bathroom and Shower Room)
Radiator, fitted linen cupboard and storage cupboard.

Bedroom One - 2.87m x 2.67m (9'5" x 8'9") - Fitted wardrobe, radiator, window to front elevation.

Bedroom Two - 3.96m x 4.17m (13'0" x 13'8") - Fitted wardrobe, radiator, window to front elevation.

Bedroom Three - 3.10m x 4.17m (10'2" x 13'8") - Fitted wardrobe, radiator, window to rear elevation.

Shower Room - 1.47m x 1.68m (4'10" x 5'6") - Coloured suite comprising low level WC, pedestal hand basin and shower cubicle with tiled surround and mains shower above; radiator, heated towel rail, window to rear elevation.

Bathroom - 1.91m x 2.44m (6'3" x 8'0") - Coloured suite comprising low level WC, pedestal hand basin and bath; ceramic tiles to walls, radiator, heated towel rail, window to rear elevation.

Outside -

Integral Single Garage - 7.21m x 2.84m (23'8" x 9'4") - Manual up and over door, window to side elevation. personnel door to rear.

Gardens & Grounds - The property is set within good sized gardens and grounds extending to approximately 0.28 acres. To the front of the property there is a lawn with inset shrubs and mature trees. Adjoining the lawn is a tarmac driveway which gives access to the Garage and provides further vehicular hard standing. The front and rear gardens of the property are linked on both sides of the house.

The rear garden is fully enclosed by box hedging and timber fencing and is divided into two parts by mature hedging. The garden enjoys a good deal of privacy and is mainly laid to lawn, with established borders and inset shrubs and trees. There is a large semi-circular paved patio area immediately to the rear of the house providing a pleasant seating area.





Services - None of the services, fittings, or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems, telephone or television points have been tested by the Selling Agents.

Planning - The existing property stands on a good sized plot within this popular area of Oakham. The site offers potential to either refurbish the existing bungalow or to possibly demolish the existing property and redevelop the site to create two new detached dwellings on the site, subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents.

The existing owners have had a number of schemes drawn up for this site, which are available for inspection at the Selling Agent's Oakham office (please note these plans are under copyright, however, maybe available to purchase by negotiation).

Plans - The aerial photo and plan used in this brochure are for identification purposes only.



Council Tax Band - Enquiries to Rutland County Council, Oakham 01572-722577



Independent Mortgage Advice - Murray, in conjunction with St. James's Place Wealth Management can offer free independent advice whether you buy through Murray Estate Agents or another agent. St. James's Place Wealth Management have access to over 13,000 mortgage products and are able to find the most competitive products from the whole market. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

N.B. - Interested parties are advised to check with ourselves that these particulars have not been altered or amended in any way since they were issued.





Viewing - By appointment to be made through the Selling Agents please. If you are travelling a long distance please telephone prior to departure to ensure the property is still available and to discuss any particular points which are likely to affect your interest in this property in order that you do not make a wasted journey.

Office Opening Hours - Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.30 Saturday 9.00 - 4.00 Sunday & Bank Holidays 10.00 - 2.00

Disclaimer - 1. The particulars are intended to give a fair and substantially correct overall description for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. No responsibility is assumed for the accuracy of individual items. Prospective purchasers and lessees ought to seek their own professional advice. 2. All descriptions, dimensions, area, reference to condition and necessary permission for use and occupation and their details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection, or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. 3. No person in the employment of Messrs Murray has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty whatever in relation to this property or these particulars or enter into any contract relating to this property on behalf of the vendor. 4. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by intending purchasers or lessees in inspecting properties which have been sold, let or withdrawn. 5. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents. Where any reference is made to planning permission or potential uses, such information is given in good faith. 6. The information in these particulars is given without responsibility on the part of the agents or their clients. These particulars do not form any part of an offer of a contract and neither the agents nor their employees has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty in relation to this property. Money Laundering Regulations 2003 Anti-Money Laundering Regulations came into force in March 2004. These regulations affect estate agents, there will be requirement that Murray's confirm the identity of its seller and buyers.


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