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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Romaldkirk, Barnard Castle, County Durham

Guide Price £499,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached House
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Four En-suites
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Block Paved Driveway
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Extensive Gardens
  • Village Location
  • EPC Rating (EER) of E 49

Full description

Woodlands is an outstanding stone built detached family house offering modern accommodation comprising a spacious entrance hall, three reception rooms, breakfast kitchen, utility, downstairs cloakroom/WC, first floor landing, four bedrooms and four en-suites. The property occupies a generous site on the edge of the sought after Teesdale village of Romaldkirk and benefits from a detached double garage, block paved driveway and extensive mature walled private gardens to the rear and side. Please note the property has an EPC rating (EER) of E 49.

Situation - Located on the village fringe of Romaldkirk in scenic Teesdale, Woodlands enjoys an exceptional rural location ideally situated for easy access to the local towns of Darlington and Richmond, whilst Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds are within sensible travelling distances. Main line railway stations can be found at Darlington and Durham and flights from international airports at Newcastle and Leeds Bradford are also accessible. The A66 and A1(M) provide immediate main road links.

Teesdale is an understated, yet beautiful area within the North Pennines offering a high quality of life in an unspoilt rural area. Upper Teesdale is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty ideal for the enjoyment of riverside, woodland and countryside walks, horse riding, cycling, sailing and fishing.

Amenities - Romaldkirk is a particularly attractive village in Teesdale based around three picturesque village greens. The village enjoys two public houses and an active village hall community. Primary schools can be found at Cotherstone and Barnard Castle, state secondary school with sixth form college, public school and prep schools at Barnard Castle. Theatres at Darlington and Richmond. Horse racing at York, Sedgefield, Catterick and Ripon. Motor sport at Croft. Golf at Barnard Castle, Richmond, Darlington and Headlam. Teesdale and the Yorkshire Dales National Parks and the Upper Teesdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty provide picturesque landscape for recreational activities.

Description - Woodlands is a spacious, well proportioned detached family house having four double bedrooms all with en-suites and a generous ground floor footprint which extends into the private gardens to the side and rear of the house. The house offers excellent and well presented accommodation lending itself to family life and it borders the village of Romaldkirk which offers an ideal setting in open countryside.

Accommodation - Ground Floor - A mahogany entrance door with two side panel windows leads into the impressive entrance hall with decorative coving and cornicing. Doors leading to all principal ground floor rooms, spindle rail staircase rising to the first floor landing, understairs cupboard and cloakroom with fitted white low level flush WC, wash hand basin with vanity unit, tiled floors and window. The living room with windows to the south and west elevation overlooks the rear gardens and has an attractive marble fireplace with inlay and hearth, decorative plaster ceiling and detailed cornicing. To the rear of the property is the dining room, again with open fireplace, double aspect to the rear garden, detailed cornicing and ceiling rose. With an aspect to the front of the property is the study, or snug, with decorative cornicing and ceiling rose. The breakfast kitchen is fitted by Durtona of Darlington and has a superb range of floor, wall and drawer units, granite effect working surfaces with tiled splashbacks, Franke fraganite sink with mixer tap and Britannia electric range type cooker with double oven, six ring hob and extraction hood. There is also an integral dishwasher, fridge and microwave. Adjoining the kitchen is the utility room with a similar matching set of fitted wall and floor units, stainless steel sink unit, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, tiled floors and walls, pelmet lighting and external door to the side of the property. The utility room also houses the oil fired central heating boiler.

Accommodation - First Floor - The landing is galleried overlooking the hallway and has an attractive high level arched view window to the front elevation, an airing cupboard housing a hot water cylinder, access to the loft space and access to all four bedrooms. The master suite has windows to the front and side elevations and is fitted with an excellent range of bedroom furniture incorporating wardrobe space, cupboards, drawers and bedside cabinets. The en-suite bathroom is a modern white suite comprising panelled bath with shower unit over, vanity basin with cupboard below, granite shelved surfaces, concealed cistern WC, tiled floors and walls, chrome ladder heated towel rail and window to the side. Bedroom two, to the rear, also has an excellent range of fitted furniture and an en-suite bathroom, again by Durtona, comprising whirlpool Jacuzzi bath with fitted shower over, wall mounted wash hand basin, WC, tiled walls and flooring, chrome ladder heated towel rail and window to the side. The two further bedrooms are well proportioned double rooms also benefitting from three piece en-suites.

Externally -

Gardens - The driveway runs over Beer Beck and is screened by a line of mature trees and shrubs to the left hand side, with further planted shrubbery in front of the house. There is a separate gated vehicular access leading to the side and rear gardens which are south west facing. The gardens are enclosed with stone walls and offering a diverse array of mature trees, rhododendron and flagged patio terrace ideal for entertaining. To the side of the property there is a vegetable garden with soft fruit bushes and herbaceous border.

Driveway - Woodlands is approached via a long block paved driveway with lighting which leads into car parking area to the front of the house. The driveway is shared with one other property.

Garage - A detached double garage with twin up and over doors, personnel door, lighting, power and concrete flooring.

Services - Mains water and electricity. Drainage is to a concealed shared klargester tank. The property benefits from oil fired central heating.

Wayleaves, Easements & Rights Of Way - Woodlands is sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing rights including rights of way whether public or private, light, drainage, water and electricity supplies and all other rights, obligations, easements, quasi easements and all wayleaves or covenants whether disclosed or not.

Areas, Measurements & Other Information - All areas, measurements and other information have been taken from various records and are believed to be correct but any intending purchaser(s) should not rely on them as statements of fact and should satisfy themselves as to their accuracy.

Tenure - The property is believed to be offered freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Local Authority - Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

Council Tax - For Council Tax purposes the property is banded G.

Viewings - Strictly by appointment only via GSC Grays Tel: 01833 637000.

Particulars - Particulars written May 2014. Photographs taken May 2014.

Additional Services - Valuation & Surveys - If you are looking to purchase a property, GSC Grays are able to offer a full range of valuation and survey reports in accordance with the guidelines of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). We offer a full range of products within the RICS Home Surveys family, i.e. The Homebuyer Report (HBR) and Building Survey. Please contact our Valuation & Survey Team on 01677 422400 for further information.


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  • Bishop Auckland (14.0 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

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12 The Bank, Barnard Castle, DL12 8PQ

01833 535000 Local call rate

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