4 bedroom detached house for sale

The Coach House, Harperley

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • SUPERB COACH HOUSE
  • Stables/tack room
  • Gym
  • Four bedrooms
  • Four reception rooms
  • Summer house
  • Beautiful gardens
  • SIX ACRES IN TOTAL
  • Amazing views
  • Private plot

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Seldom does an opportunity arise to purchase such a unique property as "The Coach House" complete with stables, tack room, beautiful gardens, gym, bar, snooker room, out houses, all set within SIX ACRES of land. The property offers superb family accommodation and is the perfect setting for an equestrian lifestyle. This wonderful four bedroom home is ideal for the growing family, set within beautiful countryside whilst still being close to all local amenities, the perfect combination. The surroundings are simply idyllic enabling you to appreciate and enjoy peace and tranquillity. The property also has what was once used as servant quarters and could easily be converted to form a separate annex if desired.

The gated entrance leads to a long private tree-lined drive and on to the main courtyard where the imposing property awaits, full of charm and character.  

LOCATION Harperley is just a short drive to the west of Stanley off the main A693 leading to the A1(M) and regional centres, whilst beyond it further west is the beautiful Derwent Valley and Durham Dales. 

ACCOMMODATION  

ENTRANCE  

RECEPTION HALLWAY Accessed via entrance door with original stone coaching arch, inside a welcoming hall awaits with coving to the ceiling, dado rail, artistically painted brick effect walls, ceiling light, radiators and carpets with foot-well matting to entrance. 

LOUNGE  

5.462m x 3.543m (17'9" x 11'6") An oak half glazed door leads to this particularly cosy room with a marble fire surround and marble hearth, feature panelling to the walls, coving, decorative ceiling, French doors leading out to the beautiful gardens, ceiling lights and radiator. 

DINING ROOM  

5.180m x 4.130m (16'10" x 13'6") Accessed from the hallway via a half glazed oak door, the formal dining room is spacious with two windows overlooking the gardens, dado rail, coving and decorative ceiling with central light. The room currently accommodates a table with seating for six but there is ample space for more.  

SHOWER ROOM Complete with shower cubicle, hand basin and WC. Ceramic tiles to the floor and wall. Positioned in what was once used as servant quarters, this could easily be utilised in this part of the home to form a separate annex. 

BAR/SNUG  

3.899m x 3.029m (12'8" x 9'10") Designed by the current owner to provide entertainment for family and friends over the years which gives the property a certain quirkiness with added character! 

SNOOKER ROOM  

6.233m x 5.378m (20' x 17'6") Currently accommodating a full sized snooker table, beams to the walls and ceiling. There is a slate fire surround, two doors, one of which leads to the front courtyard the other out onto the beautiful rear gardens. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFASTING  

7.457m x 3.349m (24'4" x 10'9") A beautifully impressive kitchen with cream shaker style wall and base units including glass display cupboards, black granite work surfaces, inset sink with stainless steel mono-bloc mixer tap, under/over unit lighting, stainless steel double oven with extractor canopy, radiator and central light. Appliances include integrated dishwasher, integrated washing machine, integrated fridge, built in wine rack as well as beautiful parquet effect Karndean flooring, coving and spotlights to the ceiling. There are three superb sized windows in this well designed kitchen/breakfast room allowing natural light to flood in, two of the windows feature deep inset reveals with granite sills adding character to the room. 

INNER HALLWAY Feature stairs to the first floor and oil fired central heating boiler. 

BOOT ROOM/UTILITY ROOM  

4.847m x 3.946m (14'7" x 12'9") A particularly useful room, spacious and bright with a range of wall and floor units and contrasting work surface, sink unit and plumbing for washing machine, ceramic tiles to the floor and access to the front courtyard and a second door leading out to the rear gardens. 

STORE ROOM Accessed from the boot/utility room positioned on the rear of the single garage which could be opened up to create an even larger garage if required. 

FIRST FLOOR  

MASTER BEDROOM  

max x 17'7") 8.517m (max) x 5.422m (27'9" A stunning master bedroom complete with en-suite, fitted wardrobes and enjoying dual aspect with two windows overlooking the front courtyard and patio doors leading onto a superb balcony allowing one to appreciate the gardens and stunning views across the beautiful gardens included with this gorgeous home. 

EN-SUITE Comprising a free standing Victorian style double ended claw foot bath with mixer shower taps, separate shower cubicle and a Victorian style vanity unit with inset ceramic sink and mixer taps, spotlights to the ceiling, wall lights with mirror, WC and ceramic flooring with underfloor heating. A superb sized en-suite. 

BEDROOM TWO  

3.549m x 4.379m (11'6" x14'4") Positioned overlooking the front elevation, compete with beech effect built in wardrobes, drawers

and dressing table, coving and spot lights to the ceiling. 

BEDROOM THREE  

5.217m (max) x 4.404m (17'11" x 14'4") Positioned overlooking the front courtyard, sliding mirrored wardrobes, coving and central light. 

BEDROOM FOUR  

3.860 x 4.385 (12'6" x 14'4") Overlooking the front elevation, coving and central light. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Comprising of a white bath with side panel and mixer tap, separate shower cubicle, wash basin, heated towel rail, fully tiled walls and spotlights to ceiling and window. 

WC White WC and tiled walls, window. 

EXTERNALLY  

7 STABLES & TACK ROOM The stables are complete with foaling stables, electricity and water. There is a separate secure tack room. 

HAY SHED/GARAGES Larger than double garages and remote controlled doors. 

HEN HOUSES Heated, could easily be converted subject to planning approval. 

ADDITIONAL GARAGE A third useful single garage with separate storage room to the rear. 

NOTE: Planning was granted to enable the current owner to create either 2 properties, a four and five bedroom house or one large nine bedroomed house. Please ask for further details regarding this. 

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CONTACT 0845 6044485 / 07495790740  

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01 April 2016

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  • Chester-le-Street (6.1 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

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Willow House, Durham

0191 687 0914 Local call rate

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