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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Rookhope, Bishop Auckland, DL13

Withdrawn from Market £365,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached House
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Three Receptions
  • Double Glazed
  • Garden
  • Central Heating
  • 6 Acres Of Grassland

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
High House Farm is a charming smallholding situated in an elevated position overlooking the village of Rookhope with approx. 6 acres. The property which is brimming with character and has breathtaking 360 degree views over the valleys in Weardale is offered to the market with no forward chain.

Rookhope which is a small village in County Durham, situated on the south side of Weardale, between Allendale and Eastgate, There are amenities within the neighbouring villages along with a broader selection in Stanhope, Alston and Allendale.

The property, which is arranged over two floors, extends to some 2300 sq ft has been maintained and updated to a modern standard throughout by the present owner. With far reaching views over Rookhope and beyond, the property is being sold with 6 acres of grassland, there is ample parking with outbuildings for storage; it is approached by a private gated farm road.

Internally the property comprises Entrance hall, family room, cloakroom/WC, sitting room, dining room, utility, kitchen, first floor landing, master bedroom with ensuite bathroom, 3 further double bedrooms and house bathroom.

Entrance Hall
Entrance door, via a small porch, leads to hallway with stairs to first floor. Doors to Cloakroom, family room and sitting room. Understairs storage. Yorkshire stone floor.

Downstairs Cloakroom
Wash pedestal hand basin. Close coupled WC. Window to rear. Yorkshire stone flooring.

Family Room
Window to front. Feature stone fireplace with multifuel burning stove. Yorkshire stone flooring. Exposed beams.

Sitting Room
Window to front. Feature stone fireplace with multifuel burning stove. Yorkshire stone flooring. Door leads to dining room.

Dining Room
Window to front. Inglenook fireplace with multifuel burning stove. Yorkshire stone flooring. Exposed beams. Second stairscase rising to first floor landing. Door to lean to porch area.

Fitted with a range of modern wall and base units surmounted by a granite effect worktop with inset sink and drainer and 4 ring gas hob. Space for a range cooker with extractor overhead. Window to front. Porcelain tiled floor.

Utility Room
Fitted with a range of useful storage units. Space for washing machine, dishwasher, fridge freezer and dryer. Plumbed in sink and drainer. Window to rear.

Lean To
Useful storage room with access to front garden.

First Floor Landing
There are two separate landings in the property accessed from two separate staircases, both give access to first floor bedrooms and bathroom.

Master Bedroom
Windows to front. Yorkshire stone flooring. Exposed beams. Door to En-suite bathroom.

Master En-suite
Fitted with a modern white suite comprising free standing roll top bath, wash pedestal hand basin and close coupled WC. Windows to front and side.

Bedroom Two
Window to front. Feature stone fireplace. Exposed beams. Door access to both landings.

Bedroom Three
Window to front. Feature stone fireplace. Exposed beams.

Bedroom Four
Built in wardrobe storage. Window to front. Carpeted.

Fitted with a modern 3 piece white suite comprising wash pedestal hand basin, close coupled WC and panelled bath with wall mounted shower over head and folding glass shower screen. Partially mosaic tiled walls. Porcelain tiled floor. Window to front. Storage cupboard.

A range of attached outbuildings including the orginal stables, cow shed, with hayloft above which has a hatch door to the byre below. All have lighting, the byre also having electricity sockets. there are two detached brick built storage sheds

The property is approached on a private gated track shared with four other properties. The gardens and land extend to approximately 6 acres, mainly grassland with water supply, with additional areas for parking and storage. There are formal gardens to the front which have dry stone boundaries. The views are nothing short of spectacular from every angle. There are three main outbuildings originally used as a stable, a byre and a hay loft, all with lighting, with several smaller outbuildings for storage

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 March 2016


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