Sunday 03 January 2021
Durrants are delighted to offer to let this two double bedroom house located in the centre of Southwold. The property is beautifully finished, and along side spacious living accommodation offers an enclosed rear garden, and gas central heating.
LOCATION The well-known and popular town of Southwold offers excellent facilities including hotels, public houses, restaurants, a good range of shops including two supermarkets & a primary school. Iconic landmarks within the town include the lighthouse and the pier. A wonderful sandy beach provides acres of sand for all age groups to enjoy with the adjoining promenade offering an array of brightly coloured beach huts, many of which can be hired out. These are interspersed with beach cafes with steps along the promenade giving easy access to the town. Southwold has changed very little over the years & still offers much of its original charm and character including the famous cannons.
LIVING ROOM Carpeted, Door to Front, Window to Front, Radiator, Sockets, Feature Fireplace.
KITCHEN Laminate Flooring, Window to Rear, Sockets, Radiator, Partly Tiled Walls, Range Of Wall and Base Units, Stainless Steel Sink and Drainer, Under counter Fridge/Freezer, Dishwasher.
HALLWAY Door to Side, Cupboard with Boiler and Small Washing Machine Inside.
SHOWER ROOM Tiled Flooring and Walls, Window to Side, Towel Radiator, WC, Wash Hand Basin, Shower Cubicle.
LANDING Carpeted, Cupboard.
BEDROOM ONE Carpeted, Window to Front, 2 x Cupboards, Radiator, Sockets.
BEDROOM TWO Carpeted, 2 x Windows to Rear, 1 x Cupboard, Feature Fireplace, Radiator, Sockets.
OUTSIDE Enclosed Rear Garden with Shed.
TERMS OF LETTING 1. Term of 6 months certain on the basis of an Assured Shorthold Tenancy. A rent of £750 per calendar month will be payable in advance by standing order.
2. Council tax - tenant responsible for charge
3. Services - tenant responsible for utilities
4. Deposit of £865 is required. If held by Durrants it will be held under the Government approved scheme run by The Dispute Service – full details available from Durrants or www.thedisputeservice.co.uk. No interest is paid on this amount.
5. If the deposit is held by the landlord Durrants will provide the name of the Government approved scheme the landlord is registered with.
6. The landlord will not consider applicants who are smokers.
7. A pet may be considered with the landlords consent.
8. Where Durrants manage a property they will make mid-term inspections.
9. Permitted fees which may be applicable:
Holding Deposit – One weeks rent, this is to reserve a property.
Please Note: This will be withheld if any relevant person (including any guarantor(s)) withdraw from the tenancy, fail a Right-to-Rent check, provide materially significant false or misleading information, or fail to sign their tenancy agreement (and / or Deed of Guarantee) within four weeks.
Security Deposit – This covers damages or defaults on the part of the tenant during the tenancy.
Unpaid rent – Interest at 0.75% above the Bank of England Base Rate from Rent Due Date until paid in order to pursue non-payment of rent.
Please Note: This will not be levied until the rent is more than 14 days in arrears.
Lost Keys – Tenants are liable to the actual cost of replacing any lost key(s) or other security device(s). If the loss results in locks needing to be changed, the actual costs of a locksmith, new lock and replacement keys for the tenant, landlord any other persons requiring keys will be charged to the tenant.
Variation of contract - (Tenant request) - £50 (inc. VAT) per agreed variation. To cover the costs associated with taking landlord's instructions as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents.
Change of Sharer – (Tenants request) £50 (inc. VAT) per replacement tenant. To cover the costs associated with taking landlord's instructions, new tenant referencing and Right-to-Rent checks, deposit registration as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents.
Early Termination – (Tenants request) - Should the tenant wish to leave their contract early, they shall be liable to the landlord's costs in re-letting the property as well as all rent due under the tenancy until the start date of the replacement tenancy. These costs will be no more than the maximum amount of rent outstanding on the tenancy.
The processing time from a tenant deciding to take a property to them having possession normally takes an average of three weeks. If you would like a guide of the income level needed for the amount of rent required, contact us prior to referencing.
PLEASE NOTE BY SIGNING A TENANCY AGREEMENT YOU ARE ENTERING INTO A LEGALLY BINDING CONTRACT.