What property can you buy for a budget of £100,000 to £400,000?
When you’re looking to get started on the property ladder there’s a few things to consider and top of the list will no doubt be what budget you have available.
For singles and couples, you might want to start off small and work your way up to a larger property and if you’ve progressed from a flat to a small property, it could be time to start a family or if you’re already a home owner, you might want to simply branch out a little more.
And if you’re going to be welcoming the patter of tiny feet in the not too distant future, having that third bedroom could come in really handy.
With a small amount of pocket change left over (for a fish and chip tea) you could pick up a one bedroom flat for sale right in the heart of Cleethorpes. This self-contained apartment has its own private entrance. Sea View Court is an exclusive development of nine 1 & 2 bedroom contemporary homes, offering high specifications throughout.
It’s barely a step away from boutique shops, cafes, restaurants bars, and only a minutes’ walk from the beach.
The following high specification comes as standard; Hardwood flooring throughout the living areas, modern, white gloss handle less kitchen with solid work surface and an array of integrated Bosch appliances. Contemporary tiling to bathrooms with high-end fittings.
The bedrooms have luxury carpets and built in furniture. Finally, each home is complimented by low energy LED lighting and access points for superfast broadband.
Where: Sea View Court, Cambridge Street, Cleethorpes
Agent: Pygott and Crone
£150,000 starter home
For just under £150,000 you could snuggle into this charming semi-detached cottage, which has three good sized bedrooms and an additional first floor room. Situated on a generous plot of around 1/4 acre with views of open farmland to the front and rear, it’s a little slice of countryside.
The period property, believed to date to the late 1800s, oozes character and charm throughout. The accommodation briefly comprises of; entrance hall, living room, breakfast kitchen, utility room, bathroom, landing, three bedrooms, study, generous gardens, off-road parking, garage, UPVC double glazing & gas central heating.
Located within easy access to the A180, a large driveway to the side of the property provides off-road parking and access to a detached garage – great for commuters!
Where: Stallingborough Road, Grimsby
Agent: Lovelle Estate Agency
£200,00 family home
A four bedroom detached house could be yours for a smidgen under £200,000 – perfect for an expanding family. Tucked away in a private cul de sac within the village of Healing, it’s close to reputable school catchment areas.
The family sized home comprises: Entrance hall, spacious bay fronted lounge, master bedroom with en-suite shower room, two additional bedrooms, modern kitchen dining room, luxurious bathroom suite, utility room and cloakroom. The converted garage is now a sitting room which can also be utilised as an optional fourth bedroom or office.
Outside, the property has ample off road parking and secure access to the large and private rear garden which has artificial grass and patio, enclosed to all sides by tall fencing.
Where: Celandine Court, Healing
Agent: Pygott and Crone
£250,000 expansion home
As your family grows, so will your room size requirements and this four bedroom detached house in Grimsby is an excellent 1930s built property, possessing many period features.
Many original features are included such as quality wooden block floors in several rooms, authentic oak panelling in the reception hall and upstairs on the landing – decorative mouldings adorn certain ceilings.
There are some original leaded windows and a canopy built on the western side of the house creates a sheltered porch area above the door, which leads from the kitchen.
Along with the reception hall, your money will buy you a spacious front lounge with original 1930s tiled fireplace, side sitting room, bathroom with Victorian roll edge bath, kitchen, walk-in pantry, three double bedrooms and a small occasional fourth box sized bedroom.
The original garage has been converted to create a dining room with tiled floor and French doors to the gardens, stocked with established shrubs and plants. A block paved sitting area and separate parking area which is accessed through nearby double gates.
Where: Weelsby Road, Grimsby
Agent: Martin Maslin
When money’s no object
This four bedroom family home in the popular village of New Waltham boasts an array of impressive sized rooms, including a 24’ lounge, centred around a traditional Inglenook fireplace and French doors. These lead out to the enclosed established rear garden,
The accommodation comprises: lounge, dining room, kitchen and breakfasting area, sitting room, master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite, three additional bedrooms, family bathroom with freestanding claw and ball footed bath and utility.
A staircase leads to the first floor with double return, with natural solid oak balustrade, square design spindles and newels.
The home is set back on a curved plot, with block paved central pathway and separate driveway to the double garage. A south facing rear bock paved patio looks over superb lawned gardens and a further decked area with timber summer house and children’s play space.
An additional gated driveway with wrought iron gates would make an ideal caravan, motorhome or boat storage area.
Where: Fearn Close, New Waltham
Agent: Fine & Country