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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Finchale Abbey Village, Brasside, Durham

Offers in Region of £137,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Available with no chain
  • Idyllic location
  • Surrounded by stunning countryside
  • Deceptively spacious accommodation
  • Must be viewed for full appreciation

Full description


Venture Properties are delighted to offer the opportunity to purchase this established lodge occupying one of the best positions within this idyllic location being close to the village centre making it very accessible and with the benefit of parking for four vehicles. The beautifully presented living accommodation offers two double bedrooms, the master with a range of fitted furniture and en-suite shower room, the second bedroom with large walk in wardrobe and storage, impressive open plan living and dining room with fireplace housing a gas stove and with french doors opening on to the terrace, comprehensively fitted kitchen with appliances and luxurious bathroom. The wooden cladded apex ceilings within the lodge are maintenance free and provide a feeling of space and ample windows throughout the property make the most of the views and provide lots of natural light.

The quiet nature of the park makes it a perfect choice for retired or semi-retired people with no children permitted as residents, who are looking for a village lifestyle and strong community spirit.

Set on the edge of the historic cathedral city of Durham, Finchale Abbey Village is set adjacent to the ruins of Finchale Abbey and enjoys views across the River Wear towards woodland and open countryside. The Park is for over 50s. There is excellent access into Durham and nearby Chester-Le-Street with the Arnison Centre close-by offering extensive shopping facilities including Sainsbury and M&S. There are plenty of local walks around the village, a village shop and community centre.

Viewing is essential for full appreciation.


Hall - Entered via UPVC double glazed door. The welcoming entrance hallway has a double cloaks cupboard which also houses the 'Worcester' gas central heating boiler, double radiator and access to all rooms.

Living Room - 5.24 x 3.20 (17'2" x 10'5") - Impressive reception room flooded with natural light and enjoying panormamic views from the four double glazed windows. Having a fireplace housing a gas stove, TV aerial point and double radiator. Open plan to the dining room creating a feeling of space and an area perfect for entertaining.

Dining Room - 2.67 x 2.62 (8'9" x 8'7") - Having UPVC double glazed french doors opening on to the terrace, two double glazed windows, double radiator and door leading in to the kitchen.

Kitchen - 3.60 x 2.62 (11'9" x 8'7") - Comprehensively fitted with a range of wall and floor units having contrasting worksurfaces incorporating a sink and drainer unit, built in stainless steel electric oven, gas hob with extractor over, integrated fridge/freezer and dishwasher, plumbing for a washing machine and dryer space. Further features include two pan drawers, a larder unit, tiled splashbacks, radiator as well as a double glazed window and door to the side.

Master Bedroom - 4.30 x 3.50 (14'1" x 11'5") - Generous double bedroom fitted with a range of quality co-ordinating furniture including wardrobes and cupboards. Having a double glazed window to the side and radiator.

En-Suite Shower Room - 2.00 x 1.96 (6'6" x 6'5") - Spacious en-suite shower room fitted with a double width cubicle with mains fed shower, WC and wash basin inset to a vanity unit. Having a double glazed opaque window to the side, double radiator, chrome heated towel rail and extractor fan.

Bedroom Two/Hobby Room - 2.85 x 2.84 (9'4" x 9'3") - Further double bedroom with a double glazed window to the side and double radiator.

Also having a large walk in wardrobe measuring 5'3" x 4'10" with hanging rails and shelving providing lots of storage.

Bathroom/Wc - 2.83 x 1.65 (9'3" x 5'4") - Luxurious suite comprising of a panelled bath with mains fed shower over, WC and wash basin inset to a vanity unit. Having a matching storage cupboard, radiator, chrome heated towel rail and double glazed opaque window to the side.

External - The property enjoys one of the best positions within this desirable development having panoramic views over Finchale Abbey and the surrounding countryside, as well as the benefit of parking for up to four vehicles. The proximity to the village centre and its amenities also make it more accessible.
The well maintained lawned gardens with planted flower beds lead on to the decked terrace with power points and lighting, which wraps around the lodge and provides the perfect space to entertain and make the most of the spectacular setting.

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31 August 2016


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