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2 bedroom detached house for sale

Bildershaw, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14

Under Offer £320,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Fantastic development opportunity. Attractive stone built two bedroom detached house with double garage and gardens, former filling station forecourt (decommissioned, with planning permission for a detached bungalow) and two fields to the rear. Convenient location on A68. EPC: G

Highside provides a fantastic opportunity to purchase a most attractive stone built two bedroom detached house with a double garage and pleasant gardens and a former filling station forecourt with outline planning permission for one dwelling. To the rear are two ring fenced grass fields. The site extends in total to approximately 2.2 acres and is situated in a lovely semi-rural location, yet just off the A68 to allow for easy commuting. The property has the benefit of double glazing and solid fuel central heating and viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the development opportunity offered. Arriving at Highside via a private driveway, entrance is through a porch into a hall with doorways leading into the lounge and dining room. The lounge is an impressive dual aspect room, feature beamed ceiling and open fire in stone fireplace. The Dining Room is another generous sized room, with a living flame effect electric stove in an inset fireplace. An Inner Lobby has a (truncated)


Ground Floor 

Entrance Porch 
With hardwood double glazed entrance door and windows and hardwood double glazed inner door to Hallway.

With a staircase rising to the first floor.

An impressive dual aspect living room with hardwood double glazed windows to the front and side, wall lights, feature beamed ceiling and open fire in stone fireplace with back boiler providing domestic hot water and heating to radiators.

Dining Room 
Another generous sized room, with hardwood double glazed window to front, laminate flooring, central heating radiator and living flame effect electric stove in inset fireplace.

Inner Lobby 
With ceramic tiled floor and a useful shelved pantry with uPVC double glazed window to rear.

Fitted with a range of base, drawer and wall units, round edged working surfaces, inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit and tiled splashback. Cooker point, refrigerator space, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, ceramic tiled floor, central heating radiator, hardwood double glazed window to rear and uPVC double glazed stable-style door to rear.

Refitted with a modern three piece white suite comprising shower bath with screen and electric shower over, vanity wash hand basin in fitted unit and wc. Non-slip flooring, clad walls and ceiling, hatch access to loft, extractor fan, chrome heated towel rail and uPVC obscure double glazed window.

First Floor 


Bedroom One 
A large double bedroom with hardwood double glazed window to front, central heating radiator and an extensive range of fitted wardrobes with top cupboards and dressing table. Hot water cylinder with immersion heater inside wardrobe. Useful built in storage cupboard.

Bedroom Two 
Another spacious double bedroom with hardwood double glazed window, central heating radiator and decorative cast iron fireplace.

The property boasts a large plot and stands well back from the main road, creating a striking first impression as you arrive. To the front of the property there is a stone wall enclosed lawned garden with large well established well stocked flowerbeds. A driveway provides ample off road parking and access to the double garage, which has power and light. There is a coalhouse which has electricity and a water supply. To the side and rear of the property is a further garden with naturalised areas and a vegetable patch. There is a decommissioned filling station forecourt from which the tanks and pumps have been removed. To the rear are two ring fenced grass paddocks.

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05 February 2015

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