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6 bedroom detached house for sale

North Drive, PICKTREE VILLAGE, Durham

Sold STC £1,290,000

Property Description

Key features

  • ...Live The Dream
  • NB. Subject to Planning - Space for Leisure Wing & Pool

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**NEW PRICE** WOODCROFT IS AN OUTSTANDING HOME OFFERING AN UNEQUIVOCAL LEVEL OF LUXURY... An exceptional property within a most desirable leafy and discreet location. Offering impressive accommodation and simply stunning interior design. Viewing truly is essential to enjoy the ambience this luxury home offers. When it comes to dream homes this is the one to dream about.

Property ref: 121_782_2962101

Woodcroft enjoys a private and very exclusive location being part of only three executive properties accessed from a private lane off the well established Picktree Lane.

With excellent commuting facilities provided by the close proximity of the nearby A1(M) motorway North and South access, along with the A19 dual carriageway for local journeys towards the east coast.

Nearby local amenities can be found at Chester le Street, Rickleton village, and Washington town centre providing most major shopping and leisure facilities. Combined with Durham City being only a short journey south.

Entrance Hall 
8' 9" x 8' 5" (2.67m x 2.57m)
Timber door with two side-light windows. Stunning polished white floor tiles with under-floor heating. Glazed doors leading through to;

Woodcroft is an exceptional property and of exemplary design. A combination of luxurious and contemporary interior styling, this property is quite simply outstanding. Indeed it is exquisite.

Enjoying a good degree of privacy within a discreet position combined with extensive and mature grounds. The generous accommodation very briefly comprises of four reception rooms, atrium family room area, six bedrooms, a gym with shower room, double garage and substantial landscaped gardens.

The interior styling is predominantly by Kelly Hoppen, and offers luxurious fittings and furnishings which can be included within the sale. The interior design flows with Kelly Hoppen plantation shutters to most rooms, over-sized white polished tiling with under-floor heating, bespoke Italian-style Metris kitchen, walnut timber doors with leather and chrome handles, and bespoke shelving, robes and TV cabinetry throughout.

Viewing comes strongly recommended an...

Reception Hall 
31' x 21' (9.45m x 6.40m) at maximum points
A grand and spacious reception hall welcomes you in to this amazing property and offers a taste of what lies beyond. The polished white floor tiling with under-floor heating continues, along with recessed spot lighting to ceiling reflecting to create an ambient space of reflective light.

Door to Inner Hall 12'7" leading to a very private and enclosed garden area, which we are advised has planning permission to be converted in to a swimming pool, and access to a boiler room.

Guest Cloakroom 
6' x 5' 2" (1.83m x 1.57m)
Fully tiled with under-floor heating, and comprising of a vanity unit housing a wash basin, and wall hung WC.

Dining Room 
16' 5" x 15' 6" (5.00m x 4.72m)
Positioned to the front aspect, with windows fitted with Kelly Hoppen plantation shutters and enjoying views across the garden this stylish dining room offers style and elegance to entertain. Flueless wall mounted gas fire. Three ceiling lights and radiator.

Drawing Room 
22' 1" x 15' 7" (6.73m x 4.75m)
Two glazed doors lead through to a charming drawing room. Enjoying complete privacy and of generous proportion and luxurious styling. Two windows to rear garden aspect with Kelly Hoppen plantation shutters. Wall lights and radiator.

Master Bedroom 
21' 2" x 13' (6.45m x 3.96m)
Enjoying a Juliet balcony with glazed doors fitted with Kelly Hoppen plantation shutters, enjoying views towards Lumley Castel and Durham City to the south, along with three additional windows. Wall mounted TV within bespoke cabinet. Wall mounted flueless gas fire, and radiator. Access through to;

12ft Dressing Room with two entry doors, fitted with a range of robes and drawers. Recessed spot lighting.

Master En-Suite 
15' x 8' 5" (4.57m x 2.57m)
Comprising of a bath with shower head tap fitting, walk-in wet area with power jet-spa tap fittings. Vanity unit with four drawers and dual wash basins, and WC. Recessed decorative shelving and bespoke wet-room cube seat. Window with Kelly Hoppen shutter.

Study / Bedroom Four 
8' 5" x 8' 1" (2.57m x 2.46m)
Currently used as a home office with a range of luxury office furniture. Skylight window with Kelly Hoppen shutter, and radiator.

Bedroom Five 
17' x 4" (5.18m x 0.11m)
Wall mounted TV. Two skylight windows. Recessed spot lighting and radiator. Access through to;

8ft Dressing Room with a range of robes, drawers and shelving and recessed spot lighting.

En-Suite 5 
10' 2" x 7' 9" (3.10m x 2.36m)
Fully tiled walk-in wet area with square shower head fitting, wash basin and WC. Sky-light window and radiator.

Bedroom Six 
16' 6" x 15' 6" (5.03m x 4.72m)
Juliet style balcony with glazed doors fitted with Kelly Hoppen plantation shutters along with windows also fitted with Kelly Hoppen plantation shutters. A Beautiful range of fitted bedroom furniture, recessed spot lighting and radiator.

Dressing Room 7'3" x 6'7" with a range of robes, drawers and shelving and radiator.

En-Suite 6 
10' 2" x 7' 7" (3.10m x 2.31m)
Fully tiled walk-in wet area with square shaped shower head fitting, vanity unit with wash basin and WC. Sky-light window.


Extending to approximately 1.25 acre in size of immaculate lawns within mature landscaped gardens. The boundary to the property incorporates a number of mature trees and hedgerows as well as being bordered on one side by open countryside providing exclusive views to the South towards Chester le Street and Lumley Castle. Contemporary exterior wall and low-level lighting. Paving to house boundaries.

23' x 17' 9" (7.01m x 5.41m)
A sweeping block-paved drive leads to the main house through private gates, combined with additional parking to the front of the double garage providing for ample parking space. The garage has an electric door, and automated lighting with internal door to the leisure wing.

Breakfast Kitchen 
14' 5" x 11' 1" (4.39m x 3.38m)

A stunning and extensive range of contemporary Metris units, combining a five ring induction hob, extractor hood, two double ovens, plate warmer, wine cooler, dishwasher, and American style fridge. Sink unit with mixer tap providing boiling and fresh filtered water. A breakfast bar adjoins the open-plan atrium and family room. White polished floor tiling and recessed spot lighting.

Family Room 
37' 5" x 17' 3" (11.40m x 5.26m)

Enjoying a substantial 20ft glazed atrium with bi-fold doors to garden and terrace. Bespoke shelving and TV cabinet. Windows to two aspects with Kelly Hoppen plantation shutters. Open plan to:

A recessed Dining Area with side aspect window. Wall mounted contemporary living flame, flueless gas fire.

Cinema / Living Room 
15' 9" x 13' 9" (4.80m x 4.19m)
Enjoying a very private position within the property, and offering a versatile reception room to be used as a second family room area or cinema room. Wall mounted bespoke TV cabinet. Bose sound system. Window to internal garden area, and radiator. Access through to;

Inner Hall to Leisure Wing 
8' 7" x 7' (2.62m x 2.13m) plus 19'5" x 11'2"
White polished tiling with under-floor heating. Window with shutter. Decorative storage units to one wall. Recessed spot lighting and radiator. Access through to garage.

16' 9" x 10' 1" (5.11m x 3.07m)
Mirror to one wall and Karndean wood style flooring. Wall mounted TV, and recessed spot lighting.

Utility & Laundry Room 
7' 3" x 6' 9" (2.21m x 2.06m)
Range of units with sink unit and plumbing for washing machine and dryer. Extractor fan and radiator.

Cloakroom / WC 
Comprising of wash basin and WC. Polished tiling to floor and radiator.

Guest Bedroom One 
17' 9" x 11' 9" (5.41m x 3.58m)
An extensive range of smoked sliding door robes to one wall. This superb Guest bedroom is spacious and offers generous guest accommodation. Windows fitted with Kelly Hoppen plantation shutters, recessed spot lighting and radiator.

En-Suite 1 
6' 3" x 6' 1" (1.91m x 1.85m)
Comprising of a tiled walk-in wet room area with square shaped rain-forest shower head. Wall hung WC and vanity unit with wash basin. Recessed spot lighting and extractor fan.

Guest Bedroom Two 
15' 6" x 13' 5" (4.72m x 4.09m)
A second generous sized guest room, and window to rear garden with shutters. Recessed spot lighting and radiator.

Dressing room area with recessed spot lighting, and an extensive range of robes and drawers.

En-Suite 2 
11' 8" x 6' 1" (3.56m x 1.85m)
Comprising of a single shower cubicle, vanity unit housing dual wash basins, and WC. White polished tiling to floor with under-floor heating. Wall mounted mirror. Chrome towel rail. Recessed spot lighting and extractor fan.

First Floor 
33'8" x 13'3"
Polished chrome and glass return staircase leading to a first floor open-style atrium space with seating area, and perfect to enjoy the view of the immaculate gardens and open-plan living accommodation below. Built-in storage area, recessed spot lighting and radiators.

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22 January 2016


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