Useful Information

Viewing Guide

This guide is to assist you in choosing the right property to buy. It asks key questions which should help you to match your needs and expectations to the right property for you.

General area

  • Is the property location convenient - close to desired amenities (schools, shops etc.)
  • Is the area generally attractive
  • How heavy is the traffic

Garden size & condition

  • Does the garden offer sufficient privacy
  • Is the property situated too close to the road
  • Is there parking available
  • If there is no parking, is the public parking close
  • Is there a shed/other outbuildings

Property Exterior

First impressions:-

  • How does the property rate when compared with neighbouring properties
  • Property age
  • Structural condition
  • Architectural style
  • Number of floors
  • Condition of doors and windows

Accommodation

  • Total number of rooms
  • Total number of sq. ft. / sq. m.

Storage

  • Wardrobes/Cupboards (size and number)
  • Is there extra storage available?
  • Attic space or under eaves space
  • Utility Room
  • Garage
  • Shed
  • Basement

Overall Impression of the property

  • Entrance hall
  • Dining room
  • Living room
  • Kitchen
  • Bathrooms/toilets
  • Bathroom Fixtures
  • Stairs/landings
  • Attic
  • Garage
  • Utility Room
  • Carpets/other flooring
  • Blinds/curtains
  • Natural lighting
  • General lighting

Heating Type

  • Age of system
  • Is it under warranty
  • Areas/items in need of repair
  • Gas
  • Oil
  • Storage heaters

Outdoor Features

  • Decking
  • Outdoor lighting
  • Patio
  • Grassed area
  • Storm porch
  • Other

Indoor Features

  • TV points
  • Intercom
  • Security
  • Smoke detectors
  • Stereo
  • Phone lines
  • Broadband
  • Fireplace
  • Other

Additional furnishings included in purchase price

  • Dishwasher
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Cooker/Range
  • Other
Call us on 01481 727989 for further information on selling your home, or to find out what your property is worth.