5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Riverside Lodge, Darlington Road, Durham City

£895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • An Exceptional Grade II Listed COUNTRY HOUSE
  • Set within a Highly Impressive Setting
  • Original 19th Century Grade II Conservatory of Magnificent Splendour
  • Spacious Living Accommodation
  • Five Elegant Bedrooms with Features
  • Three Luxury Bathrooms
  • Private Landscaped Gardens Extending into Two Acres
  • Beautifully Maintained Walled Garden to the Rear
  • Remote Controlled Gated Entrance
  • Garage, Out-Building & Ample Parking Space

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

RIVERSIDE LODGE is a beautiful and unique stone-built COUNTRY HOUSE, which was once an original estate cottage dating back to the early 1800's; the property has been redeveloped in such a way that provides a truly unique and beautiful home set within the idyllic landscaped grounds of the gated Burn Hall Estate. Residents within this exclusive development are able to enjoy tranquil riverside walks in this highly impressive setting. The property also comes with Fishing Rights for the river.
The estate underwent redevelopment in the late 1990's providing 25 homes. Approximately three miles from Durham City Centre, Riverside Lodge is the perfect retreat providing exclusivity within the gated community of Burn Hall, with an extensive range of leisure and retail amenities only a short commute away to the central Durham City. Viewing of this extremely rare opportunity is absolutely essential.

Property ref: 121_782_4192575

Entrance Hallway 
Telephone video entry system, oak wood flooring, WC, and under stair storage cupboard.

Drawing Rooom 
5.39m x 3.89m (17' 8" x 12' 9")
Oakwood flooring, South elevation windows facing the beautiful orangery; with glazed double doors leading into the Dining Room.

Living Room 
5.69m x 4.80m (18' 8" x 15' 9")
Front and side elevation sash windows with solid fuel open fire set within feature fireplace and hearth.

Dining Room 
8.65m x 6.12m (28' 5" x 20' 1") L Shape
A spacious dining area with oak wood flooring, and French doors leading out to the beautiful landscaped rear garden.

Kitchen 
5.04m x 4.50m (16' 6" x 14' 9")
Country-style hand-painted kitchen with feature island and under counter units; there is also an Aga oven within a decorative tiled alcove, American style fridge freezer, and integrated Dishwasher. Dual windows allow natural light to flow into the room. Decorative Amtico flooring of wood strip design, enhanced further by recessed spot lighting along with additional wall lighting.

Utility Room 
2.87m x 2.62m (9' 5" x 8' 7")
A selection of white units, with plumbing for washing machine and tiled splash back.

Study 
2.93m x 2.85m (9' 7" x 9' 4")
The study benefits from an attractive fitted workstation with a selection of co-ordinating units.

Cloaks/WC 
A useful gardeners WC added by the owners.

Bedroom Five 
2.71m x 2.07m (8' 11" x 6' 9")
Currently a dressing room with a selection of fitted robes.

Bedroom Two 
4.94m x 3.07m (16' 2" x 10' 1")
With sash and decorative circular windows facing out over the Orangery. The bedroom also benefits from an En-suite.

Dressing Room 
3.30m x 1.30m (10' 10" x 4' 3")
A selection of fitted robes. The Dressing room is adjoined to bedroom four.

Bedroom Four 
3.50m x 3.61m (11' 6" x 11' 10")
With Velux windows and a charming Juliette balcony looking out over the grounds to the rear.

Master Bedroom 
4.07m x 5.05m (13' 4" x 16' 7")
Benefitting from inbuilt storage cupboards and a walk in dressing room.

En-suite 
2.91m x 2.55m (9' 7" x 8' 4")
With double shower and extensive vanity unit with granite plinth. The En-suite also benefit from an integrated radio system.

Family bathroom 
3.37m x 1.82m (11' 1" x 6')
White three piece suite with shower over bath and vanity unit.

Bedroom three 
4.34m x 3.47m (14' 3" x 11' 5")
A mixture of sash and circular windows and decorative wall lights.

Landing 
A fabulous open landing with a telephone entry point and additional storage cupboard.

Grounds 
With approximately two acres of land, Riverside Lodge is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens with an immaculate patio area to the rear. The 19th Century Grade II listed Orangery sits majestically to the front of the property adjacent to what was originally tennis courts for the estate. The adjacent river banks have lawn, as well as stone paths leading down to the river on which the property has fishing rights.

Garage 
The property benefits from a double garage which has been part converted into a professional workshop. There is also a double car port within the gated entrance to the side of the property.

Estate Management Charge 
We are advised that the EMC for 2016 is iro £1600per annum.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 July 2016

Nearest station

  • Durham (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Urban Base Executive, North East,

61 Saddler Street Durham DH1 3NU

0191 687 0422 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Durham (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Urban Base Executive, North East,

61 Saddler Street Durham DH1 3NU

0191 687 0422 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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