3 bedroom apartment for sale

St Annes Court, Durham

£489,999

Property Description

Key features

  • A VERY RARE & SPECIAL CITY PROPERTY
  • LUXURIOUS DURHAM-CITY PIED-A-TERRE
  • TWO STOREY THREE BEDROOM APARTMENT
  • PRIVATE GARDEN WITH STUNNING CASTLE VIEWS
  • PRIVATE TERRACE, WITH SEPARATE ENTRANCE DOOR
  • PRIVATE PARKING WITHIN GATED COURTYARD

Full description

**MAGNIFICENT APARTMENT WITH CITY GARDEN** Very rarely do such magnificent city properties come to the market for sale offering breath-taking views of the city's castle, generous sized accommodation and located within the heart of the city, complete with private landscaped garden, terraced balcony and parking. The accommodation is spread over two floors and offers the most luxurious styling and charming features that only a private viewing can present fully. Viewings are available by contacting our Durham City Office and speaking with Faye Dale directly.

Property ref: 121_782_3840340

Introduction 
We are delighted to offer to the market this three bedroom apartment located within the Grade II* listed building of St Annes Court.

Once a former convent, the building is believed to date back to the 1600's. Under the guidance of English Heritage and the Planning department, the building has been sympathetically restored and boasts period features including original fire surrounds, doors and sash windows, all adding to the character of the property.

Located in the heart of Durham City C entre, the apartment offers accommodation over two floors briefly comprising of the potential of two reception rooms, three bedrooms, bathroom and en-suite. Enhanced further by the most unexpected lawned garden and patio providing simply stunning views of the Cathedral.

Allocated parking is included in the enclosed courtyard. Boasting spectacular views over both Durham Castle and the Cathedral, viewing is unreservedly recommended.

Agents Notes 
Leasehold
Grade II Listed building.

Entrance Hall 
A communal entrance welcomes you in the main building, and leads in to a private hallway measuring 7.28m.

Drawing Room 
4.60m x 4.99m (15' 1" x 16' 4")
This elegantly styled drawing room enjoys commanding views across the garden towards the city's castle, and benefits from natural light flowing in from the over-sized sash window and glazed door to patio and garden. Feature fire surround with gas fire. Two storage cupboard to alcoves. Two radiators within decorative covers.

Kitchen / Dining Room 
4.59m x 3.36m (15' 1" x 11') at maximum points.
An extensive range of hand painted wall and base units with decorative plinth lighting, and contrasting granite work surface with 1 1/2 bowl and mixer tap. There is a Rangemaster cooking range with double oven, and separate fridge/freezer, along with an integrated dish washer and washing machine. Sash window over looking courtyard. Tiling to floor, and part-tiling to walls, wired for wall mounted TV, and one double radiator. Space for dining table.

Main Bathroom 
2.67m x 1.86m (8' 9" x 6' 1")
Comprising of a bath with Victorian style chrome mixer tap, double walk-in shower cubicle, wash basin and WC. Fully tiled to walls and floor, decorative coving and borders, chrome heated towel rail and wall mounted mirror.

Master Bedroom 
4.72m x 4.60m (15' 6" x 15' 1")
A generous sized room benefitting from an extensive range of walnut effect fitted robes, drawers and dressing table. Two sash windows with secondary double glazing, decorative coving, two double radiators and ceiling light.

Bedroom Two 
3.38m x 3.08m (11' 1" x 10' 1")
This room could easily be used as the private main entrance to the apartment, and offers a glazed door with private balcony. Benefitting from a superb range of fitted robes to one wall with matching bedside cabinets and headboard. Over-sized sash window to front courtyard, one single radiator, decorative coving and ceiling light.

Bathroom Two 
Fully tiled and comprising of a Jacuzzi style bath with spa-jet facility, chrome rain-forest dual shower heads over-bath, wash basin and WC. Opaque glazed window, chrome heated towel rail, wall mounted mirror with light.

Stairs to Basement 
One storage cupboard, and a walk-in cupboard offering very useful additional storage. Arched ceiling leads through to;

Dining Room / Bedroom Three 
4.59m x 3.92m (15' 1" x 12' 10") This beautiful unexpected and very private room offers versatility to be used as a formal dining area, snug or a potential third bedroom. Feature wall mounted fire, double glazed feature window, wood effect flooring, one ceiling light and storage cupboard.

Garden 
A simply stunning and rare delight in the heart of the city to find a garden so generous in size, and enjoying commanding views towards the city's Castle and Cathedral. Mainly laid to lawn, with a patio area and separate timber decked area, mature shrubs and magnificent surrounding views. Wrought iron gated entrance. Patio doors provide access in to the main Drawing room.

Parking 
One private parking bay is allocated within the courtyard.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 June 2015

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  • Durham (0.2 mi)
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61 Saddler Street Durham DH1 3NU

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Nearest station

  • Durham (0.2 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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