Wackerfield, Staindrop

£385,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
This delightful detached bungalow is a rare to the market opportunity for any purchaser looking for a spacious, versatile family home and additional land which can offer a range of uses associated with equestrian, country pursuits or a business subject to planning consents. With living accommodation extending to 1784 approx sq ft, this home offers generously proportioned rooms with ample space provided for home-working purposes. Hazeldene offers excellent outdoor family space with lawned gardens to three sides, a gravelled parking area for several vehicles, leading to an attached garage and grazing paddock and orchard with fenced and hedged boundaries, suitable for livestock, extending to approximately 2.53 acres. Offered for sale with no onward chain.

Situation & Amenities

Barnard Castle 9 miles, Bishop Auckland 6.5 miles, Darlington 11 miles, Durham 16 miles (please not all distances are approximate). The property in a semi-rural location only a few miles (2.5 miles) from the popular village of Staindrop, which benefits from both a primary and secondary school, post office, butchers, a number of shops and public house. Further amenities can be found at nearby Bishop Auckland, Barnard Castle and Darlington.

Description

This delightful detached bungalow is a rare to the market opportunity for any purchaser looking for a spacious, versatile family home and additional land which can offer a range of uses associated with equestrian, country pursuits or a business subject to planning consents. With living accommodation extending to 1784 approx sq ft, this home offers generously proportioned rooms with ample space provided for home-working purposes; including a dining kitchen, living room, utility, four double bedrooms, including a master bedroom with en suite and a house bathroom. The property offers neutrally decorated and ready to move into interiors throughout with high quality fixtures including a bespoke kitchen, exposed brick surround with oak lintels to the substantial log burner, double glazing and a modern fitted bathroom. Hazeldene offers excellent outdoor family space with lawned gardens to three sides, a gravelled parking area for several vehicles, leading to an attached garage and grazing paddock and orchard with fenced and hedged boundaries, suitable for livestock, extending to approximately 2.53 acres. Offered for sale with no onward chain.

Accommodation

A partially glazed front door leads into an entrance porch with a door leading into the spacious entrance hallway, radiator and wood effect flooring. Cloakroom hanging space.

Entrance Hallway

Doors leading to the dining kitchen, living room, four bedrooms, house bathroom and two substantial storage cupboards with shelving. Wood effect flooring and two radiators. Loft access.

Dining/Living Kitchen

This large, light, open plan space features a range of bespoke wall and base cupboards with cream frontage and solid oak work surfaces. Integrated appliances including a dishwasher, fridge, Belfast sink with mixer tap and drainer, Range style cooker with an extractor hood above, tiled splashbacks and a window overlooking the garden. Double doors lead out to the rear, tiled flooring, spotlighting and two radiators. There is an open plan space providing dining/ family room area. There is also a bespoke brick built alcove with feature lighting and drawers below. A door leading into the utility.

Utility

With plumbing for a washing machine, door leading to the gardens, wall units, extractor fan and tiled flooring. Radiator and loft access.

Living Room

With a bespoke substantial brick built surround, inset and hearth, with log burner and solid oak top. Windows overlooking the garden to the front and side. Two radiators.

Bedroom One

A double bedroom with a window to the side overlooking the gardens, en-suite shower room. Radiator and loft access.

En-suite Shower Room

Fitted with a step-in shower, wall mounted wash hand basin and low level WC. Frosted glazed window to the front, extractor fan and tiled flooring. Radiator and mirror.

Bedroom Two

A double bedroom with a window to the side overlooking the garden. Radiator.

Bedroom Three

A double bedroom with a window to the side and wood effect flooring. Radiator.

Bedroom Four

A double bedroom with a window to the side overlooking the gardens. Radiator.

House Bathroom

A white suite comprising an inset bath with a step-up, tiled panelling, feature mood lighting and hand held shower attachment to the taps, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled flooring, predominantly tiled walls, extractor fan and a frosted glazed window to the rear. Radiator.

Externally

The property is approached by a driveway which is owned by Hazeldene and the neighbouring property has a right of access over. There is an overflow parking area and double metal gates leading into the main gravelled parking for the property and leads up to the attached garage with walled and fenced boundaries. There is a paved patio area adjacent to the front door and doors leading into the dining kitchen. A wrought iron gate leads to the side of the property with a pathway situated around the perimeter of Hazeldene with a low walled boundary and is where the oil tank is housed. The principal gardens have a south facing aspect and are situated to the side and are mainly laid to lawn with some trees and a flower border. Additional lawned gardens are situated to the front of the property with hedged boundaries.

Garage

With an up and over door, power and light connected. The central heating boiler is housed within the garage. Pedestrian access leads through to the front gardens.

Land

The property benefits from grazing land extending to approximately 2.53 acres with hedged and post and rail boundaries suitable for a wide range of uses including equestrian/ livestock, country pursuit purposes or the potential to run a business (subject to necessary consents). Within this area, there is an enclosed orchard with post and wire fenced boundaries and views over open countryside. Please note that there is more land available for separate negotiation.

Tenure

The property is believed to be freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Agents Note

An overage clause will be placed on the title should the site/land be used for residential development. Please contact the office for further information.

Services and Other Information

The property is heated by oil fired central heating. Mains electric and water connected. The property is drainage is to a private septic tank which is shared with a neighbouring property.

Local Authority and Council Tax Band

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

The property is banded C.

Particulars & Photographs

The particulars were written and the photographs taken in September 2021.

DISCLAIMER NOTICE:

GSC Grays gives notice that:

1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

4. Any plan is for guidance only and is not drawn to scale. All dimensions, shapes, and compass bearings are approximate and should not be relied upon without checking them first.

5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

6. Please discuss with us any aspects that are important to you prior to travelling to the property.

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