5 bedroom detached house for sale

Hartside, DURHAM CITY

£1,490,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Magnificent Country House, North of Durham City
  • Set within approx. 4 Acres of Magnificent Gardens
  • 3 Beautiful Reception Rooms & Orangery
  • 5 Double Bedrooms, 3 En-Suites
  • Detached Garage & Workshop
  • Private Tree Lined Drive
  • Gated Access to a Very Private Property

Full description

Set within over four acres of private country estate this five bedroom detached stone built residence has to be one of the finest within the city of Durham. Offering family accommodation on a grand scale this property is truly one to behold with views from the garden that leave you breathless with their splendour. The accommodation is traditional in floor layout but with an interior design of contemporary fittings that create a most desirable home. Enchanting and magnificent - this is "Red House Farm" Durham City.

Agents Notes; Our clients are currently enhancing the en-suite bathrooms and therefore room measurements may vary to those shown.

Property ref: 121_782_1167758

Entrance to Grounds 
Accessed from the B6532 via a private, tree lined drive with grand wrought iron lamps guiding you up to the main residence. A stoned area provides parking for in excess of eight vehicles.

Entrance Vestibule 
Terracotta tiled flooring. Decorative coving. Ceiling light. Two side windows. Half glazed stained glass door leading through to inner hall.

Inner Hall 
Stone flooring. Deep coving with matching skirting. Oil fired radiator set within decorative cover . Access to Reception Rooms and first floor.

Reception One 
15' 7" x 13' 6" (4.75m x 4.11m) Window facing easterly and enjoying views of the mature gardens. Feature stone effect fire surround with black granite plinth. Feature coving. Ceiling light. Sockets, BT and TV points. Oil fired radiators. Panelled door with ornate handle.

Reception Two 
15' 7" x 15' (4.75m x 4.57m) Window facing easterly and over looking mature gardens. Feature stone effect fire surround with polished stone plinth. Carpets included. Two oil fired radiators concealed within decorative covers. Ceiling light with dimmer switch. Double doors with ornate handles leading through to:-

Orangery 
18' 3" x 16' 8" (5.56m x 5.08m) A stunning room with windows to three elevations encompassing views of the mature gardens and private open countryside belonging to the property. Stone flooring. Three oil fired radiators concealed behind decorative covers. Recessed spot lights to ceiling. Feature exposed stone wall. Leading through to dining room:

Dining Room 
17' 5" x 12' 4" (5.31m x 3.76m) Leading through from the Orangery. Stone paved flooring. Exposed beams to ceiling with recesssed spot lights. Windows over-looking the gardens. Part glazed double doors leading out on to an elevated stoned patio area. A superb entertaining room. Oil fired radiators. Double doors leading through to:-

Family Room 
15' 8" x 14' 6" (4.78m x 4.42m) Polished wood flooring. Window allowing natural light from the west. Brick fire surround with living flame effect cast stove.

Kitchen 
15' 7" x 8' 8" (4.75m x 2.64m) Accessed from the Family Room. A range of wall and floor hand built units with contemporary steel handles. Smeg LPG cooking range, integrated dish washer, microwave, stainless steel double bowl set within black granite work surfaces. Recessed spot lights to ceiling. Fittings for plasma TV to wall. Two windows over looking courtyard.

Utility/Laundry 
25' x 6' 10" (7.62m x 2.08m) A larger than average utility / laundary room. A range of wood effect units with complimentary work surfaces. Single white ceramic bowl with drainer. Space for washer and dryer. Integrated fridge. Boot area with famhouse style deep pot sink ideal for anyone with pets or needing additional cleaning area. Terracotta tiled flooring with coir inset matting. Rear door leading out to grounds.

Cupboard 
Housing the consumer unit, and additional storage area.

Cloaks 
Wash basin, high level Bloomsbury cistern wc. Tiling to part of walls, polished wood flooring. Frosted glazed window. Oil fired radiator.

Study 
7' x 6' 7" (2.13m x 2.01m) Accessed via stairs down to small study area. Carpets included.

Bedroom Five 
13' 3" x 13' (4.04m x 3.96m) Accessed from the hallway via stairs down to the lower floor. Currently used as a snug and comprising two double sofa beds. Fitted units housing an integrated fridge. Recessed spot lights. Carpets included. Extractor.

Staircase & Landing 
Feature wooden rail staircase providing access to first floor with landing area commanding views north across open countryside from large glazed window. Decorative coving and deep skirting. Carpets included.

Master Suite 
15' 9" x 14' 7" (4.80m x 4.45m) Two windows offering views across the mature grounds of the property and allowing the morning sun to shine in creating a very special room. Fitted robes. Ceiling light. Carpets included. Access to en-suite:-

Master En-Suite 
Comprising bath, shower cubicle, His & Hers ceramic wash bowls set within a granite work surface, contemporary mirrors, chrome heated towel rail, white tiling to all walls and floor. Glazed window. Recessed spot lights to ceiling.

Dressing Room 
Fitted with rail and shelves accommodating the master suite. Access to loft with steps leading to boarded area ideal for additional storage space.

Bedroom Two 
14' 4" x 14' 2" (4.37m x 4.32m) Double sized room superbly fitted with Hammonds robes, drawers, desk and side tables. Window overlooking gardens towards the south. Carpets included. Recessed spot lights to ceiling. Two oil fired radiators. Access to en-suite:-

Bedroom Two En-Suite 
Double corner shower cubicle. Ceramic wash bowl and wc. Chrome heated towel rail. Tiling to all walls and floor. Extractor. Frosted glazed window.

Bedroom Three 
Double sized room with fitted robes and cupboards over bed. Window facing easterly allowing the morning sun to shine in. Two ceiling lights. Carpets included. Two oil fired radiators. Access to en-suite:-

Bedroom Three En-Suite 
Single shower cubicle with electric Mira shower, wash basin and wc. Frosted glazed window. Tiling to floor and walls.

Bedroom Four 
18' 10" x 10' (5.74m x 3.05m) Double sized room. Window over looking courtyard. Ceiling light. Carpets included. Oil fired radiator.

House Bathroom 
Comprising traditional white suite with shower fitting taps to bath, wash basin and wc. Chrome heated towel rail. Glazed window.

Garage 
Stone built garage with electric double doors. Integral home office / workshop to rear. Power and lighting. Fitted with shelves and access up to loft.

Gardens 
The main house enjoys mature open gardens to two elevations. Mainly laid to turf but with mature shrubs and trees to the boundary to create privacy. Stoned and paved areas create ideal entertainment areas.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 June 2015

Nearest stations

  • Durham (2.5 mi)
  • Chester-le-Street (3.6 mi)
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61 Saddler Street Durham DH1 3NU

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Nearest stations

  • Durham (2.5 mi)
  • Chester-le-Street (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Urban Base Executive, North East,

61 Saddler Street Durham DH1 3NU

0191 687 0422 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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