5 bedroom detached house for sale

Sunderland Bridge, Durham

Sold STC £649,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb private residence
  • Gated entry
  • Full of character
  • Solid oak kitchen with aga oven
  • Beautiful staircase with gallery landing
  • First and second floor lounge with open countryside views
  • Log burner to ground floor lounge
  • Double detached garage with first floor gym
  • 5 Bedrooms & 3 Bathrooms
  • NO CHAIN

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

INTRODUCTION *OPEN EVENT SATURDAY 20TH MAY - 1PM UNTIL 4PM* Sunderland Bridge and it's surrounding area is a conservation area and area of outstanding natural beauty making it a very much sought after village, being just 3 miles south of Durham city, with very easy access to major trunk roads to the whole of the region. The village has won many prizes over the years for its beautiful gardens recently winning Gold for Northumbria in Bloom 2015 and gold for Durham best small village in 2014. The village committee decided not to enter competitions for 2016 as they were embarrassed by always winning! Greenacres, an architect designed country home, is off a leafy tranquil country road and is accessed by double cedar electric gates giving the residence security and privacy. 

GROUND FLOOR  

RECEPTION HALL 14' 10" x 12' 4" (4.531m x 3.777m) Entered via a beautiful solid Welsh oak door with feature sidelights into a beautiful reception hall where an imposing solid beech staircase locally made and installed by Atkinson Stairs, with an impressive gallery landing leads to the first floor. There are spotlights to the ceiling complimented with coving whilst solid oak doors lead to each ground floor room Oak skirting and oak architraves complete the beautiful specification in the reception hall and continuing throughout the ground floor is solid oak skirting/architrave/door frames and doors to this truly impressive family home. 

FORMAL LOUNGE 16' 0" x 22' 10" (4.893m x 6.971m) Positioned at the front elevation with a superb sized box bay window overlooking the private landscaped garden and allowing an abundance of natural light to flood through. Durham stone hand carved fireplace housing a 9KW Stovax multi fuel log burning stove. A superb sized room with central light to ceiling and coving. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 22' 9" x 12' 8" (6.945m x 3.884m) A fabulous solid oak kitchen with a range of floor and base units complemented by stunning black granite work surface with up stand and the theme continuing into the window sill, glass display units with lighting. There is a two oven gas Aga built within a stylish inglenook along with the added under unit single stainless steel oven and NEFF DOMINO induction hob and Wok burner with NEFF stainless steel pyrolytic oven with granite splash back and integrated extractor fan. A FISHER & PAYKELL stainless steel fridge/freezer housed in oak surround, a JOHN LEWIS dishwasher, two inset stainless steel sinks with mono-bloc chrome tap, spotlights and coving. Breakfasting area is of superb size with Welsh oak French doors leading to the rear courtyard. Beautiful Jerusalem limestone flooring complete this stunning room. 

BEDROOM 10' 6" x 10' 9" (3.206m x 3.294m) A superb sized double positioned at the side elevation of the property, central light, coving to ceiling. An excellent room. 

BEDROOM 13' 11" x 10' 4" (4.253m x 3.169m) Positioned at the front of the property overlooking the superb sized landscaped private garden and with an excellent sized window this room could certainly be utilised as a formal dining room if desired. Central light and coving. 

BATHROOM Complete with full height tiling to walls and floor, white bath with shower over, white "Vitra" WC and hand basin built in gloss finish cupboards, spotlights to ceiling, towel rail and window. 

LAUNDRY ROOM 9' 11" x 8' 0" (3.034m x 2.453m) Terracotta tiled floor, a range of base units with stainless steel sink, a superb storage cupboard, spotlights to ceiling and a UPVC glazed door leading outside. 

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING The first floor with the magnificent gallery landing, a Velux double glazed roof light , solid Junckers beech flooring throughout the first floor with tiling to wet areas, a feature over sized window overlooking the front garden, central light and spotlights to ceiling. Storage cupboard and loft access. 

SECOND LOUNGE 30' 9" x 20' 7" (9.392 (max)m x 06.287 (max)m) Breathtaking L shaped room with stunning elevated views from four aspects of the room, two sets of double doors in beech. There is a fantastic sized wall to wall boxed bay window with views across the front garden, a second window and two sets of solid wood French doors overlooking open countryside. A study area forms part of this fantastic room, there is a "Nestor Martin" contemporary gas log effect fire complete with ornamental flue, spotlights to the ceiling, sold wood floor and coving. 

MASTER BEDROOM 16' 10" x 15' 10" (5.132m x 4.832m) An elegant and spacious Master bedroom with views across the open countryside, solid wood flooring, coving, central light and two reading lights.  

MASTER EN-SUITE Fully tiled to wall and floor, extra large walk-in shower, "Sottini" white hand basin, WC and bidet, spot light above shower and central light, mirror above sink, window. 

BEDROOM 14' 9" x 11' 3" (4.510m x 3.453m) Spacious and bright, solid wood floor, central light, coving ad overlooking the private front garden. 

BEDROOM 11' 5" x 10' 4" (3.489m x 3.156m) Spacious double, solid wood flooring, coving, central light and window, a private feel to the room that could possibly be utilised as a home office. 

SHOWER ROOM Fully tiled to wall and floor, extra large walk-in shower, white WC and hand basin, spotlight above shower and central light, window. 

EXTERNAL To the front of the property there is a sweeping bock paved drive which leads to the front door and to the rear of the house where there is a rear block paved court yard compete with ornamental pond and rockery and decorative spotlights inset into the ground bordering the pond. A stone built wall extends from the entrance drive way to the garage providing security and privacy. Open views across countryside make this the perfect spot for socialising/entertaining or family alone. Outside tap and sockets 

GYM 18' 4" x 17' 11" (5.60m x 5.47m) Accessed via a fully galvanised iron staircase and positioned in a purpose built room above the double garage with power and heating, skylight to ceiling and a wonderful atrium style window capturing open countryside views to the South. A perfect gym but could also be utilized as a home office/artist studio... 

GARAGE 18' 4" x 17' 11" (5.60m x 5.47m) Solid cedar wood electric garage door, power, lighting and storage. 

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