2 bedroom terraced bungalow for sale

Banham Drive, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10

Sold STC £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Hall
  • Bath (Shower) Room
  • 16ft x 13ft Sitting Room with Large Bay Window
  • Front and Rear Garden Areas
  • Fitted Kitchen
  • Communal Gardens
  • Bedroom 1 with Fitted Wardrobes
  • Private Allocated Parking
  • Bedroom 2/Dining Room with French Doors onto Seating Area
  • Gas Central Heating & uPVC Double Glazing

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold, 99 years remaining

THE LOCATION

Sudbury is an historic town containing a wealth of period houses and cottages at its centre. The birthplace of Thomas Gainsborough, the town is steeped in history. The town provides an excellent range of shops, schools and recreational facilities including clubs for rugby, football, cricket, tennis, bowls and rowing. There is a small quayside theatre and modern swimming pool/leisure complex. The town's station provides shuttle trains through to the main London and Colchester line with fast services on to Liverpool Street. Banham Drive is a cul-de-sac of purpose built two bedroom bungalows designed specifically for the over 55s. The cul-de-sac is off the Waldingfield Road, just outside the town centre with bus services at the end of the road, with links to the surrounding area. No 27 is tucked right in the corner of the development with a pleasant green area in front and very private lawn behind.

THE PROPERTY

27 Banham Drive was built in 1992 and is of traditional masonry construction. It has been substantially upgraded in recent years, with the installation of wide gap double glazed uPVC replacement windows, modern gas fired central heating, white high gloss kitchen and the bathroom has been converted in to a shower room (easily reversed). The bungalow also has the benefit of a pair of French doors in the second bedroom, opening on to a very private lawned area to the rear where the present owner has set out a patio. There is a private parking space near the front and the bungalow overlooks a small landscaped green area.

THE ACCOMMODATION

Entrance Hall 5' 6" x 3' (1.7m x 0.9m). Timber panelled and glazed front door, coat hanging hooks, radiator and six panel white painted door leading through to sitting room.

Sitting Room 16' 3" into bay x 13' (4.95m x 3.9m). With a wide bay window to the front overlooking a small green area outside, front door and doors to the inner hall and kitchen. Two radiators.

Kitchen 10' 6" x 6' (3.2m x 1.8m). With window above the sink to the front overlooking a small green. Fitted with a good range of cream high gloss wall and base cupboards with satin stainless steel handles and speckled light granite effect working surfaces with limestone and mosaic tiled splashbacks. Equipped with a stainless steel sink, Indesit black glass four ring ceramic hob with filter hood above, spaces for washing machine and full height fridge/freezer. Radiator, vinyl flooring, fluorescent light.

Inner Hall 5' 9" x 3' (1.75m x 0.9m). With door from the sitting room, airing cupboard, loft hatch and doors to both bedrooms and the bathroom.

Bedroom 1 15' 3" x 9' 6" (4.65m x 2.9m). With a window to the rear, radiator, built-in wardrobes across one end comprising two double wardrobes with mirrored doors and a central table with draw and cupboard over.

Bedroom 2 9' 6" x 9' (2.9m x 2.75m). Also ideal as a dining room with a pair of French doors to the rear, opening to the small sitting area with lawn behind. Airing cupboard linen shelving.

Bath (Shower Cloak) Room 7' x 6' (2.1m x 1.85m). Recently refitted with matching white suite comprising large corner shower cubicle with shower assembly and sliding glass door, low flush WC and hand basin set into vanity surface with cupboards below. Two walls fully tiled in white with black waste line, large mirror over the basin and medicine cupboard with twin mirror doors. Chromium heated towel rail, air exchanger, vinyl flooring.

OUTSIDE

Allocated Parking There is a private allocated parking space just along from the front of the bungalow.

The Gardens There is a garden area to the front, which is maintained by the management company and a lawned area to the rear. Here the owners have laid out a patio adjoining their French doors, with space for seats, pots etc.

MISCELLANEOUS

SERVICES We are advised that mains gas, water, electricity, drainage and telephone are connected, although we have not made enquiries to confirm. Gas fired central heating with boiler located in the roof space - we are advised that it was serviced earlier this year. Please note we have not carried out a survey, nor tested the plumbing, heating, electrical or drainage systems. House purchasers are always advised to have a survey.

COUNCIL TAX Babergh Mid Suffolk District Council (Tel: ) advise Charge Band B, amount payable 2018/2019 £1,353.55.

LEASEHOLD & AGE RULE The property is held leasehold for a period of 125 years from 1992.
There is an annual service charge (this year £1685.78) which can be paid by monthly direct debit. It covers building insurance, television and the maintenance and upkeep of the exterior of the buildings and gardens. There is an annual ground rent of £35.85, next due in July 2019.

It is a requirement of the lease that at least one main occupier must be over 55. For more details, please contact the selling agents.

SOFT FURNISHINGS AND FIXURES There are fitted carpets and curtains, all of which are included.

VIEWING AND DIRECTIONS Viewing by appointment please through the vendor's agents, as above. From Sudbury town centre, take the Lavenham/Waldingfield Road (which starts as East Street), and follow along slightly up hill. Banham Drive is on the right hand side. Turn in and bare right at the T-junction and follow round to the right.


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Nearest stations

  • Sudbury (0.4 mi)
  • Bures (5.1 mi)
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Sworders, Sudbury

53 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, CO10 2ET

01787 720027 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sworders, Sudbury

53 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, CO10 2ET

01787 720027 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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Nearest stations

  • Sudbury (0.4 mi)
  • Bures (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sworders, Sudbury

53 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, CO10 2ET

01787 720027 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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