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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Under Offer £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Property
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Separate One Bedroom Cottage
  • South Facing Garden
  • Solar Panels Providing Hot Water
  • EPC rating (EER) E 40

Full description

A delightful stone built period property overlooking the village green together with a separate cottage, situated in the heart of the popular rural village of Hamsterley. The main house, a four bedroom property, provides generous accommodation with established south facing gardens. To the rear of the property there is a stone built one bedroom cottage, which currently provides an income or could provide separate family accommodation. The property has an EPC rating (EER) of E 40.

Situation & Amenities - Wolsingham 6 miles, Bishop Auckland 7 miles, Barnard Castle 12 miles, Durham 19 miles, Darlington 19 miles, Newcastle 32 miles, Durham Tees Valley Airport 26 miles. Please note all distances are approximate. State secondary school with sixth form at Wolsingham. Local private education in Durham and Barnard Castle. Theatres at Darlington and Durham. Golf at Bishop Auckland, Barnard Castle, Darlington and Durham.

Jessamine House is situated in the picturesque, rural village of Hamsterley, which sits in open countryside between scenic Weardale and Teesdale, yet is ideally situated for access to the rural towns of Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland and Barnard Castle, whilst the cities of Newcastle and Durham are within easy reach. Main line train stations can be found at Darlington and Durham, with International Airports at Durham Tees Valley, Newcastle and Leeds Bradford. The A1 (M) and A68 are easily accessible bringing many areas within commuting distance.

Hamsterley is a well established, friendly rural community with primary school, popular public house and active Village Hall association. Hamsterley Forest is approximately a mile from Jessamine House and offers 2,000 hectares of walks, bridleways and cycling tracks ideal for those who enjoy outdoor activities. Also within easy reach are scenic Weardale and Teesdale providing picturesque landscapes for walking and further recreational activities.

Description - Jessamine House is a delightful stone built period property overlooking the village green together with a separate cottage, situated in the heart of the popular rural village of Hamsterley. The main house, a four bedroom property, provides generous accommodation with established south facing gardens. To the rear of the property there is a stone built one bedroom cottage, which currently provides an income or could provide separate family accommodation. The current vendor installed solar panels in 2008 for the production of domestic hot water.

Jessamine House - Accommodation Comprises:

Entrance Hall - With entrance door to front elevation, tiled flooring, radiator, wall mounted storage heater, step to inner hall and doors to:

Sitting Room - 4.91 x 4.58m (16'1" x 15'0") - With windows to front and rear elevations, brick fireplace with inset multi-fuel stove, picture rail, exposed pine ceiling, built-in recess storage cupboard and two radiators.

Shower Room/ W.C. - Including a step in shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c. and door to rear garden.

Inner Hall - With picture window to front elevation, staircase to first floor, radiator and doors to:

Utility Room - 2.97 x 2.22m (9'9" x 7'3") - With windows to front and side elevation, space and plumbing for washing machine, Belfast sink and door to dining room.

Living Room - 4.44 x 4.4m (14'7" x 14'5") - With glazed panelled double doors to conservatory, inglenook style stone fireplace with inset multi-fuel stove, timber beamed ceiling and radiator.

Dining Room - 4.40 x 2.9m (14'5" x 9'6") - With glazed panelled door and window to sun lounge, window to side elevation, parquet flooring, radiator, timber beamed ceiling and open through to kitchen.

Kitchen - 5.0 x 3.5m (16'5" x 11'6") - Including a matching range of wall and base units incorporating work surfaces with one and a half bowl sink unit, electric cooker point, fireplace with inset Rayburn providing central heating, inset space for fridge freezer, space and plumbing for dishwasher, breakfast bar island unit, parquet flooring and radiator. Windows to front and side elevations.

Sun Lounge - 3.0 x 2.5m (9'10" x 8'2") - With windows to rear over looking the garden and tiled flooring.

Conservatory - 4.2 x 3.0m (13'9" x 9'10") - With windows to rear over looking the garden, tiled flooring and radiator. There is currently a fruit producing grapevine in the conservatory.

First Floor Landing - With galleried landing with staircase to attic room, access to second attic with useful storage and doors to:

Bedroom 1 - 4.39 x 4.24m (14'5" x 13'11") - With window to rear elevation, fitted wardrobes, exposed timber beams and radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 4.42 x 2.69m (14'6" x 8'10") - With window to rear elevation, exposed timber beams, cast iron fireplace and radiator.

Bedroom 3 - 4.16 x 2.49m (13'8" x 8'2") - With window to rear elevation, built-in cupboard and radiator.

Bedroom 4 - 4.7 x 2.0 (15'5" x 6'7") - Measurement into wardrobe. With window to front elevation, fitted wardrobes and radiator.

Bathroom - Including a four piece suite comprising a panelled bath with shower over, wash hand basin, bidet, low level w.c., heated towel rail and built-in storage cupboard housing solar heated hot water system.

Attic - 6.5 x 4.33m (21'4" x 14'2") - With two Velux windows to rear elevation, two electric panel heaters and build-in storage cupboard.

Jasmine Cottage - The property has an Energy Performance Certificate which is available from the agent upon request.

Entrance Porch - With entrance door to front elevation and glazed door to living/ dining room.

Living Dining Room - 4.62 x 4.15m (15'2" x 13'7") - With window and door to rear patio area with views over the garden to the rear. Fireplace, wall mounted storage heater and open plan kitchen.

Kitchen - Including work surface, window to rear elevation and electric cooker point.

Bedroom - 4.67 x 3.43 (15'4" x 11'3") - With window to rear elevation and wall mounted storage heater.

Bathroom - Including a three piece suite comprising a panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c, wall mounted heater and window to rear elevation.

Externally -

Front Garden - Open plan front garden mainly laid to lawn.

Rear Garden - With side access gate, mainly laid to lawn with hedged boundaries, mature planted borders, patio area, a number of fruit trees and external w.c.. The cottage has a patio area with direct access onto the Jessamine House garden.

Parking - Off street parking.

Viewings - Strictly by appointment only via the Agents GSC Grays Tel: 01833 637000.

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

Local Authority - Durham County Council Tel: 01833 690000. For Council Tax purposes the Jessamine House is banded E and Jasmine Cottage is banded A.

Particulars - Details prepared January 2012. Some internal photographs revised September 2015.


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Nearest station

  • Bishop Auckland (6.0 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

GSC Grays, Barnard Castle

12 The Bank, Barnard Castle, DL12 8PQ

01833 535000 Local call rate

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