6 bedroom property for sale

Church Street, Houghton Le Spring, DH4

£180,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Six Bedroom Residence
  • Historic Grade II Listed Building
  • Many Original Features
  • EPC Rating F
  • Coach House
  • Spacious Property

Full description

Steeped in history Lilburn House is a substantial Grade II listed building located on Houghton-le-Spring's oldest street..............

Description

Lilburn House was built circa 1800 and became a Grade II listed building in the summer of 1985. Once an exclusive ladies school, bank and boarding house the substantial residence is certainly rare to the market. It is situated near the heart of Houghton-le-Spring on what is considered it's oldest street and is without a doubt an intriguing proposition. The exterior of the house is constructed with coursed squared limestone with a Welsh slate roof. Many of the original features remain in the home including the servant's calling bells. The property is in need of a sympathetic refurbishment and when completed it will certainly offer excellent family accommodation. The home consists of a grand entrance hall, sitting room, parlour, dining room and kitchen downstairs. From the kitchen the old wash house and coach house can be accessed. The first floor provides four very generous bedrooms, a bathroom and WC. The second floor accommodates two further good size bedrooms and two excellent storage areas. A garden to the rear completes the home. The potential on offer for the home is plain to see and in the right hands this impressive building will certainly be something very special. EPC rating F with the EPC available upon request.

Location

Houghton-le-Spring is part of the City of Sunderland in the county of Tyne and Wear. It is situated almost equidistant between the cathedral city of Durham and the centre of the City of Sunderland. The town of Seaham and the North Sea lie about 5 miles to the east.

Our View

Undoubtedly Lilburn House will attract many interested parties and it really is something very special. The home is steeped in history and retains its character throughout. A delicate and sympathetic refurbishment will be needed in keeping with the listed building requirements and when completed it should provide a very impressive family home. The potential for the home is endless with the property offering an excellent opportunity for a bespoke family residence. A viewing is highly recommended.


Entrance Lobby 4' 2" x 3' 9" (1.26m x 1.15m )

Lounge 16' 8" x 17' 5" (5.08m x 5.31m )

Parlour 13' 9" x 15' 9" (4.18m x 4.79m )

Dining Room 16' 8" x 12' 11" (5.08m x 3.93m )

Kitchen 11' 9" x 18' 2" (3.58m x 5.55m )

Wash House 12' 6" x 7' 2" (3.8m x 2.19m )

Coach House 35' 6" x 9' 1" (10.83m x 2.77m )

Bedroom 17' 7" x 20' 0" (5.35m x 6.09m )

Bedroom 10' 5" x 18' 4" (3.18m x 5.6m )

Bedroom 12' 4" x 18' 5" (3.76m x 5.61m )

Bedroom 13' 1" x 13' 4" (3.99m x 4.05m )

Bathroom 15' 11" x 8' 6" (4.84m x 2.59m )

Separate WC 3' 11" x 8' 6" (1.18m x 2.58m )

Bedroom 9' 8" x 17' 9" (2.95m x 5.41m )

Storage 9' 2" x 7' 9" (2.79m x 2.37m )

Bedroom 14' 9" x 12' 2" (4.49m x 3.72m )

Storage 6' 7" x 7' 2" (2.01m x 2.17m )




IMPORTANT NOTE TO PURCHASERS:

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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05 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • South Hylton (4.4 mi)
  • Chester-le-Street (4.4 mi)
  • University (5.0 mi)
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YOUR MOVE Chris Stonock, Houghton Le Spring

2/3 Imperial Buildings, Houghton Le Spring, DH4 4DJ

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

YOUR MOVE Chris Stonock, Houghton Le Spring

2/3 Imperial Buildings, Houghton Le Spring, DH4 4DJ

0191 687 0319 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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Nearest stations

  • South Hylton (4.4 mi)
  • Chester-le-Street (4.4 mi)
  • University (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

YOUR MOVE Chris Stonock, Houghton Le Spring

2/3 Imperial Buildings, Houghton Le Spring, DH4 4DJ

0191 687 0319 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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