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Updated: 06/03/14 by Tony Lilleystone
Carlisle is the main cultural, commercial and industrial centre for north Cumbria. It is also home to the main campuses of the University of Cumbria and a variety of museums and heritage centres.
The historic city provides many options for purchasers, from older terraced cottages to modern abodes. Whether you are buying or selling, awareness of local considerations will positively impact the likelihood of a successful sale or purchase. Fridaysmove's Carlisle Conveyancing team is able to employ their local knowledge to help you move home sooner. They are also cognisant of the issues and considerations native to the area.
We have assisted home movers throughout Carlisle, including Conveyancing in CA1, CA2, CA3, CA4 and CA6.
Measured at much higher concentrations in some areas of the country than others, radon is a odourless, colourless gas. Radon is the second largest cause of lung cancer and as a result forms part of the environmental search conducted by Conveyancing Solicitors in Carlisle. In the past 30 years nearly half a million Radon measurements have been taken in England and Wales by the Health Protection Agency. The Carlisle sample considered 1200 of the 102000 homes in the CA postcode district. The mean measurement found 42 Bq -3 with the highest recording being 2100 Bq -3.
Of the sample group 25 properties were considered over the Action Level. Extrapolated, this would mean that statistically 3062 properties will exceed the acceptable Radon level. Where a high probability of radon is suspected, a specific radon test may be warranted. These are priced at around £50. After three months, the radon results will be returned. Given the potential delay this can cause to an ongoing sale transaction, the test should be ordered even prior to putting a property on the market.
As part of the local search, a buyer's solicitor in Carlisle will confirm whether a building is listed. The majority of listed buildings are Grade II, which includes many residential properties. Carrying out unauthorised work to a listed building is a criminal offence, and may be punished by a fine or imprisonment.
Your solicitor may instead inform you that the property is, or contains, a scheduled monument, and is protected by a similar set of restrictions. Such properties include Barron's Pike Bowl Barrow, Carlisle Cathedral precinct, City wall, NE side, and Crew Castle Bastle.
An important part of the Conveyancing in Carlisle process is obtaining local searches with the city council; these will provide important information affecting buildings, such as:
Enquiries are submitted electronically and replies are received from the local authority within a few days. It is the duty of Solicitors Conveyancing in Carlisle to thoroughly check search results and to advise clients accordingly.
COntact: Carlisle City Council, Local Land Charges, Civic Centre, Rickergate, CA3 8QG Tel: 01228 817554
Cumbria County Council (for Commons Registration Searches) The Courts, Carlisle, CA3 8LZ
Cumbria County Council is responsible for roads and highways in the area as well as other services and is situated at The Courts, Carlisle, CA3 8NA.The neighbourhood of Stanwix is subject to an article 4(2) direction which means that even the most minor developments and alterations to dwelling houses in the area, which normally would not require planning permission, will require consent.
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