Gill Lane, Startforth, Barnard Castle

£415,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A handsome and well proportioned four bedroom detached family home placed in an elevated position with views looking over Barnard Castle. The property has been recently extended and upgraded by the current owners to include three reception rooms, kitchen, ground floor WC, study, master bedroom with en-suite, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. Externally, there is a double garage, driveway, rear courtyard and a lawned and planted garden. EPC (EER) D 57.

Situation & Amenities

Barnard Castle town centre 0.7 miles, Richmond 16 miles, Bishop Auckland 16 miles, Darlington 17 miles, Durham 26 miles (please note all distances are approximate).The property is located in the sought after village of Startforth, west of the historic and popular market town of Barnard Castle. There are a number of nurseries, primary and secondary schools in Barnard Castle including Barnard Castle School and Teesdale School. Darlington and Bishop Auckland are both within close proximity, while the cities of Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds also easily accessible. The property lies within easy reach of the A66 and A1(M) bringing many areas within commuting distance.

Description

A handsome and well proportioned four bedroom detached family home placed in an elevated position with views looking over Barnard Castle. The property has been recently extended and upgraded by the current owners to include three reception rooms, kitchen, ground floor WC, study, master bedroom with en-suite, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. Externally, there is a double garage, driveway, rear courtyard and a lawned and planted garden.

Accommodation

Door to:

Hall

A spacious and grand hall with staircase to the first floor, radiator, dado rail and doors leading off to:

Dining Room

4.21m x 3.86m (13'9 x 12'7 )

With double glazed bay window to the front aspect providing views looking over Barnard Castle. This room also has a further double glazed window to the side aspect, radiator and a door through to the kitchen.

Kitchen

3.33m x 4.56m (10'11 x 14'11 )

To the rear of the property with a variety of fitted wall and base units, contrasting work surfaces, stainless steel sink with mixer tap and draining board, breakfast bar area along with the following integrated appliances: electric double oven, electric induction hob, extractor hood and dishwasher. There are two windows to dual aspects, understairs pantry store, door to the side entrance porch and travertine tiled flooring leading through to the breakfast room.

Breakfast Room

3.24m x 3.30m (10'7 x 10'9 )

With double glazed patio doors opening to the exterior, double doors to the living room and radiator.

Living Room

4.21m x 3.70m (13'9 x 12'1 )

To the front aspect with double glazed bay window, two radiators and a multi fuel stove set on a stone flagged hearth with a bricked chimney breast.

Ground Floor WC

Comprising of a WC, hand wash basin unit and luxury vinyl tiled flooring.

Side Entrance Porch

With windows overlooking the garden, tiled flooring, door opening to the exterior and door to the study.

Study

3.00m x 2.48m (9'10 x 8'1 )

With two double glazed windows. This room would convert into a beautiful garden room, subject to obtaining the necessary consents.

First Floor Landing

With radiator, attic access hatch, stained glass back lit internal window and doors leading off to:

Bedroom One

4.21m x 3.70m (13'9 x 12'1 )

A dual aspect bedroom with windows to both the front and side aspects. The window to the front elevation enjoys views towards Barnard Castle and the castle itself. Radiator and door to the en-suite.

En-suite

Comprising of a shower cubicle, vanity hand wash basin, WC, heated towel rail, LED light up mirror, luxury vinyl tiled flooring and velux window.

Bedroom Two

4.26m x 3.36m (13'11 x 11'0 )

Again a dual aspect bedroom with windows to both the front and side aspects. The window to the front elevation looks over Barnard Castle. This room has a radiator and large fitted wardrobe.

Bedroom Three

2.40m x 3.51m (7'10 x 11'6 )

With a double glazed window to the rear aspect and a smaller single glazed window to the side aspect. Radiator.

Bedroom Four

2.24m x 2.58m (7'4 x 8'5 )

To the front elevation with pretty views of Barnard Castle. Radiator.

Bathroom

Comprising of a corner bath, shower cubicle, WC, vanity hand wash basin with LED light up mirror above, heated towel rail, velux window and luxury vinyl tiled flooring. There is a cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and providing storage.

Externally

Garage

5.77m x 5.93m (18'11 x 19'5 )

With two up and over doors, power supply and lighting. The garage benefits from a service pit.

Driveway

To the front of the garage there is a gravelled driveway providing off street parking for 4 cars.

Gardens

To the front and side aspects of the property there is a private garden which is enclosed by hedging and fencing. There are sweeping lawns, mature borders, paved patio areas and a pond. Along the other side of the property there is a covered store which is accessed from the rear of the property. At the rear of the property there is a low maintenance courtyard.

Services

Mains electricity, water, drainage and gas are connected. Gas fired central heating.

Tenure

The property is believed to be offered Freehold with Vacant Possession upon Completion.

Local Authority

Durham County Council.

Council Tax

For Council Tax purposes the property is banded F.

Viewings

Strictly by appointment via GSC Grays.

Particulars

Particulars written and photographs taken November 2019.

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.

Arrange viewing 01833 908027

GSC Grays - Barnard Castle

12 The Bank, Barnard Castle, County Durham

See all properties from this agent

Send me homes like this by email