The town came third with the most properties in need of a renovation.
The survey was conducted by Zoopla and took in 1000 home owners across the UK to get their views on renovations.
The survey also discovered that nearly one in five people (18%) who are currently looking to sell or are in the process of selling have renovated their home in order to add value to it.
Homeowners spend on average £20,521.92 doing up their properties.
The top area for renovations in Scotland is, Argyll and Bute where the number of recently renovated homes also stands at 12%.
In the north of England, Harrogate also tops the poll with 12% of for-sale listings mentioning recent renovations.