This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

3 bedroom detached house for sale

6 Hood Street, St Johns Chapel, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Sold STC £115,000

Property Description

Full description

• Detached, stone built double fronted family home • FOR SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION • 3 Bedrooms • 2 Reception rooms • Secluded position • Gardens to front • Ample off road parking facilities • No onward chain

The Area
St Johns Chapel is a traditional dales village nestling in upper Weardale which benefits from a doctors surgery, primary school, local Co-Operative and two traditionally run public houses. Most of the villages along Weardale have primary schools and Wolsingham is home to a comprehensive and community college for children aged 11-18

There is a regular bus link both up and down Weardale which provides a connection at Durham to access the region’s main business centres such as Newcastle, Durham and Darlington, which for the commuter can all be accessed within 1 hour by car.

International airports at Durham Tees Valley and Newcastle provide both domestic and international flights and again are easily reached within 1 hour by car.

The Property
Burnbrae, 6 Hood Street is a spacious family home situated in a secluded position, set close to the centre St. John's Chapel. The property offers a traditional layout, alongside pleasant gardens and ample off road parking facilities, therefore would be ideally suited to a variety of purchasers.

The main entrance is accessed via a solid wooden door and leads into the reception vestibule which features stripped wooden flooring and stairs directly ahead to the first floor landing. To the right hand side lies the living room, which benefits from a front aspect view overlooking the pleasant gardens. Heated by an open fire with cast iron hearth and surround with tiled inset, the stripped wooden flooring and high ceilings continue into the living room and contribute to the overall character of the property.

A further door leads to the rear hallway where the kitchen can be accessed. The kitchen is fitted with a generous range of country style base and wall mounted storage units, topped with contrasting laminated worktops which incorporate stainless steel sink with mixer tap and drainer unit. Integral appliances also include under counter fridge and freezer as well as electric oven and 4 burner hob, whilst the walls are tiled to splash back level. There is ample space for a small dining table, whilst a separate utility room provides space and plumbing for a washing machine and houses the oil fired boiler. A recently fitted UPVC door leads out on to the driveway servicing the property.

Returning to the rear hallway, the separate dining room can be found and includes a further open fire place with wooden surround and mantel over, curved cast iron inset and tiled hearth. A further door from the dining room returns to the reception vestibule.

Stairs rise to the first floor landing. To the right hand side lies the master bedroom which is of generous proportions and benefits from a range of fitted wardrobes with integral dressing table. A large UPVC window to the front elevation floods the room with natural light, whilst the master bedroom is also serviced by ensuite facilities which include a wash hand basin and shower with electric shower over.

The second bedroom is also situated to the front of the property and is also a double of generous proportions, whilst the third bedroom is a good sized single to the rear and would be ideally suited as a nursery/home office, ideal for those who work from home.

The family bathroom is also of generous proportions and is fitted with a white suite comprising low level WC, panel enclosed bath with shower attachment and wash hand basin set upon a pedestal. The bathroom is heated via a chrome heated towel rail, whilst the floor is laid with slate effect tiles.

Property ref: 121_1601_4114189

More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 April 2016


Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference 4114189. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by George F.White, Wolsingham. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

*Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call George F.White, Wolsingham on 01388 529579.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.