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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Lumley Thicks Chester Le Street

Withdrawn from Market £220,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning 2/3 Bedroom Terraced Cottage
  • Idyllic Location, Close To Chester le Street
  • Multi- Fuel Burner In Lounge
  • Farmhouse Kitchen
  • 2 / 3 Reception Rooms
  • Shower Facilities To Master Bedroom
  • Balcony Off Master Bedroom
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Recent Double Glazing
  • Gardens To Rear

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated in an idyllic rural location approx. 2 miles from Chester Le Street town centre, Copeland Residential are delighted to offer this 2/3 bedroom period cottage, finished to a fantastic standard by the current vendors and with many traditional features. The property offers spacious living, with 2 reception rooms, large dining kitchen and 3 double bedrooms, and benefits from features like a cast iron multi-fuel burner, exposed wooden beams and a fantastic private garden with patio accessed from the lounge and mature planting. In addition, the property is heated via gas central heating combination boiler and benefits from recently installed double glazed windows.

In brief, the property comprises entrance into a large dining-hall, with part solid wood flooring and double doors leading to the large country farmhouse-style kitchen, with adjacent rear porch, utility room and downstairs WC. There is also a spacious lounge with double doors leading to the rear garden, and a large ground floor bedroom/3rd reception room with stunning wooden flooring and feature 3 windows with views over the open courtyard to the front. To the first floor, there is a full-length hallway offering access to the generous master bedrooms, with built in wardrobe, feature window seat, shower, hand basin & stable door leading onto a large 1st floor decked area. The second bedroom is also a good sized double, with vaulted ceiling and exposed beams and the main bathroom benefits from a 3 piece white suite, again with vaulted ceilings & exposed beams.

Lumley Thicks is a cluster of approx. 12 houses, accessed off the road linking Castle Dene to Woodstone Village, roughly 2 miles south-east of Chester Le Street town centre, with its regular market and range of shops, bars and restaurants . The location offers the opportunity to lead an active lifestyle, with many walking routes nearby, along with recreational facilities including Finchale Priory, the Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground, Lumley Castle & many more. Nearer amenities are available at the close-by Woodstone Village, and Great Lumley, for everyday convenience including village store and local pubs. An East Coast Main Line station located at Chester le Street offers a 10 minute travel time to Newcastle Central Station, less to Durham Station and direct trains to destinations ad far as Edinburgh & London. In addition, there is a fantastic network of public transport, and road links, offering easy access to the wider North East and beyond. There are many extremely well-regarded schools in the area, at both primary, secondary and higher education ages.

Property Details:

Dining Hallway – 17'4 x 12'2 - Entered via a hardwood door with stained glass panels, 2 upvc double glazed windows to the front, double & single panel radiators, coving to ceiling, mainly carpet to flooring with part-solid wood and glazed double doors leading to the kitchen:

Kitchen – 13'10 max. x 13'3 max – with double panel radiator, spotlights to ceiling, tiled flooring, part exposed stone walls, and fitted with a range of cream shaker style units with oak-effect work surfaces over, with inset ceramic 1&1/2 bowl sink with drainer and mixer tap over, range style electric oven with gas hob, extractor fan, built-in dishwasher and space for central island/dining table.

Lounge – 16'7 x 12'0 – with hardwood double glazed French doors to the rear with access to paved patio & mature garden, double panel radiator, tile-effect laminate flooring, coving to ceiling, TV point and fantastic cast iron multi-fuel burner with stone hearth and wooden beam above. Glazed double doors lead to:

Ground Floor Bedroom / Reception Room 3 – 12'2 x 11'5 – with 3 upvc double glazed windows to the front, double panel radiator, solid oak flooring, wall-mounted electric fire and TV point.

Rear Porch – accessed off Kitchen, with part-glazed hardwood double doors to the rear garden, storage cupboard housing Worcester combination boiler and access to utility room.

Utility Room – with upvc double glazed window to the rear, double panel radiator, vinyl to flooring, plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge-freezer, space for chest freezer, work surface with tiled splashbacks and under-stairs storage cupboard.

Ground Floor WC – with upvc double glazed window to the rear, vinyl flooring, white WC & hand basin and part-tiling to walls.

1st Floor Landing – running almost the full width of the property. With upvc double glazed window to the rear, single panel radiator, carpet to flooring, coving to ceiling and access to all 1st floor rooms.

Master Bedroom – 13'4 x 13'4 – With upvc double glazed window to the front with feature window seat, double panel radiator, carpet to flooring, coving to ceiling, large built-in wardrobe, recently installed shower enclosure & hand basin to one corner and hardwood stable door leading out onto large decked area at 1st floor level with outdoor power points and southerly aspect.

Bedroom 2 – 10'3 x 8'10 – with 2 hardwood double glazed velux windows to the front, double panel radiator, carpet to flooring and vaulted ceiling with exposed wooden beams.

Family Bathroom – 11'1 x 6'0 max. – with 2 upvc double glazed windows to the rear, single panel radiator, vinyl to flooring and with white 3 piece suite comprising WC, wash hand basin and panel bath with electric shower over. The walls are part tiled and there is also an electric shaver point.

Externally, there is a small open-plan lawn area to the front which faces onto a large courtyard, whilst to the rear there is a stunning private garden with paved patio, part-laid to lawn with mature planted borders, external power points, 2 outdoor lights and an external water tap. Designated off-street parking is available, and a single garage with up-and-over door in a detached block is included in the sale.





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