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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

North Street, West Rainton, Tyne and Wear, DH4

Sold STC £279,950

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms with 5th Bedroom/Home Office
  • 2 Reception Rooms & Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Garage, Car Port, Driveway & Workshop
  • Panoramic Views to Open Countryside
  • 18th Century Semi Detached Cottage
  • Ideally Located for Access to A1(M), A690 & A19
  • Within High Standard School Catchment Area

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This large family Cottage has been extended, improved and adapted to change with the times, both internally and externally, but retains beautiful original features. A deceptively large cottage with features including family lounge with bay window and open fire place, ground floor WC/cloakroom, living/dining room with beamed ceiling comprising of sitting area around another open fire as well as dining area, spacious kitchen with views overlooking the rear garden. The ground floor accommodation is completed by the conservatory/utility room. The first floor adds to the living space with four bedrooms, one of which has been transformed into a home office, deceptively spacious family bathroom complete with separate bath and shower cubicle and staircase leading to the fifth bedroom which has been converted from the original loft space and provides a characterful bedroom with light and airy Velux window to enjoy the panoramic views. Externally, the property simply cannot fail to impress. Block paved patio areas providing outdoor dining space which is ideal for entertaining, manicured lawns, seating areas, planted boarders, flower beds, garden pond with walk over bridge, gazebo to the centre as well as a landscaped rockery area, a vegetable plot and greenhouse. There is also access to the back of the property for vehicles, together with a garage, car port and a very useful workshop.
West Rainton has a lot to offer, with a wide range of local amenities including local shops, chemist, post office, playpark, St Marys Church, Community Centre, local primary school and children's nursery.
The Cottage will meet the needs of the most discriminating purchasers in terms of location which
is ideal for those who require good road access throughout the North East and provides excellent road network links to Durham City, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne and Sunderland. It also lies within close proximity of Houghton le Spring Town Centre and Doxford International Business Park. Both Newcastle International and Durham Tees Valley airports are readily accessible.
Durham City, situated approximately 5 miles away with its delightful cobbled streets with the meandering River Wear which circles around the Castle and Cathedral providing superb city walks and local boating. The City also has a good range of local and regional retailers as well as a number of restaurants and bars. Not only is Durham well known for a world renowned University it also has high achieving private and state schools in and around the City. Early internal AND external viewing is unreservedly recommended and an absolute must!


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02 March 2016

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