7 bedroom detached house for sale

Satley, Durham

Sold STC £649,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Stately country home
  • Private grounds
  • Approx 1.5 acres
  • Gardens & woodland
  • Seven bedrooms
  • Five reception rooms
  • Five bathrooms
  • Private courtyard
  • Stone outbuildings & garages
  • PART EXCHANGE CONSIDERED

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Elite Estates are very proud to offer for sale this SEVEN bedroomed grade II listed country home hidden away in its own beautiful grounds, full of charm, history, character and original features including a "Victorian Set Pot", original fireplaces, and original decorative mouldings. Satley House boasts not only seven bedrooms but also five bathrooms, five reception rooms, gym, stone outbuildings, separate garages, woodland, gardens, and private courtyard.

A private drive leads to this truly magnificent example of a 19th century country home set within garden and woodland in approx. 1.5 acres. The original part of Satley House was built in 1834 and has since been extended to incorporate stone outhouses which has proved perfect for the current owners own business/offices. The extent of the property is quite breath-taking with doors leading to room after room making such an interesting house.

A definite feeling of grandeur when entering the elegant hallway of Satley House giving a feeling of anticipation of what is yet to be revealed. There are five large reception rooms of which three overlook the gardens and grounds to the front of the property whilst the fourth more formal drawing room has french doors to the side garden and floor to ceiling bay overlooking the rear and allowing natural light to flood in, complete with original decorative mouldings and an imposing stone fire place with real fire. The elegant dining room compete with fireplace with copper inset, a formal entertaining space. A library/study to the front of the property with a picturesque view of the front garden and pond, a breakfast room/snug to the rear of the property with a log burner and leading off from to a good sized contemporary kitchen complete with granite work surfaces and AGA oven.

The sweeping staircase leads to the first floor with spit level landing where every bedroom is situated, three with en-suites and a family bathroom. At the opposite side of the first floor where once used as servants quarters is an imposing arched glass doorway leading to a staircase taking you to the second floor where a huge room with original beams and windows awaits you. The property could easily be sectioned off to provide separate living quarters making a superb annex within the dwelling.

A property with such substance which comprises:

Reception Hall, Five reception rooms, Rear Reception, Kitchen, Gym, Seven bedrooms, five bathrooms, Second floor potential bedroom/annex, outhouses, garages, courtyard, gardens and woodland.

Satley is situated approx. 4 miles from Lanchester town centre with its array of shops, restaurants and local pub and all other local amenities. Durham city centre is approximately 25 minutes' drive and Newcastle city centre also around 25 minutes' drive away. 

GROUND FLOOR  

Reception Hallway  

Library/study  

4.352m x 4.499m (14'3" x 14'7") Floor to ceiling bay window overlooking the grounds to the front of the property, a stunning outlook, original fireplace. 

Lounge  

6.674m x 4.336m (21'9" x 14'3") Adjacent to the library with floor to ceiling bay window overlooking the front of the property, a more cosy TV room with wooden floor, original fireplace, a less formal room which is perfect for relaxing. 

Dining Room  

4.453m x 5.118m (14'6" x 16'8") Currently this room is presented with a dining table which has eight seats, however it could easily accommodate much more due to the scale of this perfect entertaining room, complete with floor to ceiling bay window, original fireplace with copper inset. 

Drawing room  

7.785m x 5.245m (25'6" x 17'2") Something quite breath-taking with original decorative cornice complimenting the beautiful mouldings to the ceiling, original stone fireplace with real fire, floor to ceiling bay and a stunning window to the side of the room with French doors leading to the garden. A formal room perfect for socialising and entertaining. 

Breakfast Room/Snug 4.778m x 4.171m (15'7" x 13'7") Just off the kitchen, a superb space with a log burning stove, this room also gives access to a store room and a staircase leading to the second and third floor. 

Kitchen  

4.542m x 3.375m (14'9" x 11'7") With a range of cream floor and base units and granite effect work surfaces, aga oven. 

Master Bedroom  

4.885m x 4.661m (16'2" x 15'3") A most beautiful sized room with en-suite, original fireplace, a window overlooking the garden. 

En-suite Complete with walk-in shower, traditional white hand basin and WC 

Bedroom Two  

5.151 x 4.916 (16'9" x 16'1") A double sized room with dual aspect, en-suite shower room and original fireplace. 

Bedroom Three  

3.579 x 4.528  

Bedroom Four  

4.458 x 3.508  

Bedroom Five  

4.540 x 3.815  

Bedroom Six  

3.430 x 2.913  

Bedroom Seven  

4.849 4.044  

Loft/Annex Room  

8.507m x4.706m A fantastic third floor attic room with original fireplace and beams, access via a beautiful arched glazed doorway and staircase. This was originally used for servant's quarters and could easily be converted into a separate self-contained wing once more. 

EXTERNAL Beautiful lawns to the front of the garden, mature trees surrounding the property, large driveway and rear courtyard along with woodland, outhouses and garages.

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Added on Rightmove:
09 February 2016

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  • Durham (9.5 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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