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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Gardeners Cottage, Durham

Withdrawn from Market £549,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Bespoke kitchen with appliances
  • Close to many excellent local schools
  • Contemporary feel with glass walls & doors
  • Unique annex style dressing area to Master bedroom wth en-suite
  • Brick wall feature to two bedrooms
  • Truly a unique property

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

We are delighted to offer for sale this superb four bedroom detached property situated within one of the most sought after residential locations on the outskirts of Durham City. Very high specification throughout and close to many excellent schools. Gardeners Cottage boasts a unique interior designed by the current owners and provides luxury contemporary accommodation throughout with a number of special features.

The property has a gated entrance to a drive for parking and enjoys a good sized garden as well as a detached double garage used for storage. The clever layout of this property offers fantastic accommodation for families or professionals alone especially if you are looking for something different and quite special.

A superb location being approximately 1 mile to the west of the city centre and offers delightful country walks into the city itself which provides two world heritage sites in both the Castle and Cathedral and attracts tourism from around the world, as well as having a large student population through to a well-respected university. Facilities in the city are impressive with numerous sports centres as well as art galleries, theatres, bars and restaurants and well regarded state and private schools all within close proximity to the subject property.  


RECEPTION HALLWAY A wonderful first impression to this stunning home with solid wood floors and twin antique style contemporary radiators, brick featured wall, stunning open tread solid wood stair case with glass balustrade leading to the first floor with gallery landing. 

CLOAKS/WC Incorporating contemporary white WC and hand basin, beautifully tiled walls and floor. 

LOUNGE Whilst the property boasts the most wonderful contemporary feel, the lounge as a twist of traditional style with a dual aspect having an arched sash window to the side and a second sash window overlooking the garden. The lounge is accessed via a solid door off the reception hallway and has an inglenook style chimney breast, antique style contemporary radiator, decorative coving, and central light. 

DINING ROOM Incorporating an inglenook style chimney breast, beautiful wood flooring, decorative coving, sash window, antique style contemporary radiator, and chandelier central light.  

KITCHEN/SNUG Fitted with a luxury range of white wall units with contrasting pewter base units with white stone work surfaces, two inset resin sinks and chrome mixer tap. There is an American fridge/freezer, wine cooler and microwave oven housed in an individual unit. Part of the kitchen combines a stainless steel working area complete with sink and drainer with a cleverly positioned breakfast bar whilst a state of the art Range oven in blue with contemporary extractor completes this magnificent kitchen. 


MASTER BEDROOM A good sized Master bedroom featuring a window to the front aspect of the property, carpeted for a luxurious feel and leading to:  

STAIRS TO DRESSING ROOM An excellent dressing area accessed via a flight of stairs up into the eaves of the property creating a unique private spacious room. 

EN-SUITE White bath, free standing hand basin on built in unit with marble surface. 

BEDROOM TWO Good sized double room with feature brick wall, central light, and radiator. 

BEDROOM THREE A mirror image of bedroom two with feature brick wall, central light, radiator. 

STUDY Accessed via oversized stunning glass doors, an overwhelming feature on the first floor compete with decorative coving and central light. 

FAMILY BATHROOM A stunning inset bath with marble surface surround, shower over bath, glass shower screen, white WC and bidet, free standing contemporary sink, solid wood floor, chrome heated towel rail and column radiator. There are tiles to the walls with a mosaic border and decorative coving to the ceiling. 


GUEST SUITE A perfect guest suite complete with a double bedroom, shelved and railed dressing area and a bathroom with inset bath with marble surface surround, T-Fall roof, brick feature wall, white WC and white free standing sink and spot lights to ceilings.

There is also a utility room on the second floor with boiler, base units and appliances. 

EXTERNALLY A good sized walled garden, gated entrance to driveway, garage for storage. 


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 April 2016

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