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6 bedroom detached house for sale

South View, Fir Tree, Crook, DL15

Under Offer £565,000

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Tenure: Freehold

This is a truly outstanding opportunity to purchase a fabulous family home with adjoining cottage, built by the current owners, which provides spacious accommodation lending itself to multi-generational living or operation as a holiday let or Bed and Breakfast.

The main residence, The Willows, has an impressive reception hallway, lounge, sitting room and dining room, study, superb fitted breakfast kitchen, utility and wc to the ground floor. To the first floor are five generous double bedrooms, en suite bathroom to Master, excellent family bathroom. There is further potential for a loft conversion, subject to the necessary consents.

Tick Tock Cottage is operated by the present owners as a seasonal holiday let, providing a well-established income which has scope for further increase for year-round use. The cottage has an entrance hall, large double bedroom with dressing room and en suite bathroom with roll top bath and separate shower cubicle on the ground floor. The living accommodation is on the first floor to maximise the lovely countryside views, especially from a balcony through French doors off the large living room. A superb dining kitchen has a cosy snug area and cloaks wc.

Both properties are beautifully appointed and immaculately presented throughout, with the benefits of double glazing and LPG central heating.

The property boasts excellent grounds with delightful lawned gardens, Koi carp pond, well established flowerbeds planted with a variety of plants, shrubs and trees providing interest in every season. There is ample off road parking and a larger than average garage.

Fir Tree is a sought after village, handily placed for commuting purposes, Fir Tree is a delightful semi-rural village situated approximately 6 miles from Bishop Auckland, 12 miles from Durham City, 13 miles from Darlington and 25 miles from Newcastle. Close by are Witton Castle, Low Barns Nature Reserve, Weardale and the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Other attractions such as Hamsterley Forest, Bowes Museum and the historic City of Durham are all within easy reach.

There is a railway station in Bishop Auckland connecting to the East Coast main line and Durham Tees Valley and Newcastle Airports are 24 and 36 miles away respectively.

Properties of this calibre and versatility are very rare to the open market and a viewing is absolutely essential to fully appreciate this fine residence and the potential it offers.

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04 July 2016

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