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2 bedroom maisonette for sale

The Hermitage, Chester Le Street, Co Durham, DH2

Guide Price* £179,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Former Show House Within Prestigious Hermitage
  • Superb Setting With Views Over Woodland & Grounds
  • Parking Within Block Paved Courtyard
  • Stunning Mansion Conversion in 70 Acres
  • Swimming Pool Gym Victorian Conservatory
  • 2 Bedroom Property On Two Floors

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

For Sale By Auction Newcastle Marriott Hotel, Gosforth Park, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 5HN. Registration 6.30pm Auction start 7.00pm.

This two storey property enjoys a very appealing position within this Grade 2 listed mansion. It is situated within the west wing of the building and has pleasant views over The Hermitage grounds and woodland. Parking is provided in the adjacent block paved inner courtyard. This attractive property comprises the former show house for The Hermitage Estate. To the ground floor the Entrance Hall leads to the Lounge/Dining room and Kitchen. The Lounge features a large walk in bay window with french doors opening out to the attractive grounds. It also includes a period fireplace, living flame gas fire and corniced ceiling. The Dining area is offset from the Lounge and has a large full height arched window. The Kitchen is fitted with wood grain effect units and integral appliances. To the first floor there are two Bedrooms which feature an En Suite Bathroom/wc and an En Suite Shower room/wc. The master Bedroom also includes a raised dressing area. The specification includes gas central heating via radiators, double glazing and audio video security entry system. Viewing is strictly by appointment with J W Wood.


The Hermitage Estate

Constructed at the turn of the 19th Century this magnificent mansion house is set in approximately 70 acres of park and woodland and typifies the gracious living afforded to the landed gentry of the time. The Estate has been sympathetically converted into a limited number of luxury houses and apartments whilst retaining the priceless character of an historic building. Occupants of the estate have the privileged use of the estate facilities which include the splendid communal entrance hall, large Victorian conservatory, indoor heated swimming pool, gymnasium, sauna, tennis court and lake. The extensive grounds provide a beautifull setting with scenic woodland and riverside walks. Access to the estate is provided by remote controlled gates and a video entry system.


Location.

The Hermitage is located at the southern fringe of Chester-le-Street. The town is a principal location for those seeking easy access throughout the North East and excellent road links are provided by the A167, A693, A183 and A1M interchange. The town therefore not only offers an excellent range of shops, schools and amenities but also easy access to Durham City, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne, Sunderland and the major airports at Newcastle and Teeside. Chester-le-Street also offers a railway station on the main east coast line.

Ground Floor 

Lounge 
5.26m x 3.56m
Large walk in bay window incorporating french windows to gardens and original shutters, living flame coal effect gas fire in period fireplace with ornate wood surround and tiled insets and hearth, ornate cornice to ceiling with ceiling rose, tv point, telephone point, radiator.

Dining Room 
4.88m x 2.24m
Offset from Lounge. Corniced ceiling, ceiling rose, full height arched window, audio/video intercom entry system, radiator.

Kitchen 
3.58m x 2.67m
Refitted with oak fronted base and wall units, worktops, integral cooking appliances including gas hob, electric oven and concealed extractor hood, integral fridge and freezer, stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap, plumbing for washer/dishwasher, concealed lighting, part tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor, tv point, telephone point, radiator.

First Floor 

Landing 
Radiator, cupboard containing free standing gas boiler for central heating and hot water.

Bedroom 1 
6.27m x 2.69m
At rear. Telephone point, tv point, hatch to loft, radiator.

Bathroom En-Suite 
White suite comprising panelled bath, wash basin in vanity unit, low level wc, mains shower, extractor fan, part tiled walls, wall mirror with light and shaver point, radiator.

Bedroom 2 
4.6m x 2.77m
Front to rear. Telephone point, tv point, 2 central heating radiators, hatch to loft.

Shower Room En-Suite 
Tiled shower cubicle with mains shower, white suite comprising wash basin in vanity unit, low level wc, tiled splash backs, extractor fan, wall mirror with light and shaver point, heated towel rail, hatch to loft.

Parking space 
The property has an allocated parking space within the inner block paved courtyard. Ample visitor parking is available adjacent to the building.

Entrance Hall 
The impressive communal entrance hall features polished oak floor, original fireplace and arches together with a central staircase.

Conservatory 
The spacious original Victorian conservatory has been restored and is situated on the southern side of the building.

Swimming Pool 
The leisure facilities within the main mansion house include an indoor heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, gymnasium and sauna.

Gymnasium 
Situated adjacent to the pool area, the gymnasium has several items of fitness equipment and a shower room.

Gardens 
The communal grounds extends to approximately 70 acres of garden park and woodland together with stocked fishing lake and tennis court. Part of the grounds comprise paddock land which is available to residents on agricultural tenancies.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Chester-le-Street (0.8 mi)
  • Durham (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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J W Wood, Chester Le Street

3 Front Street, Chester Le Street, DH3 3BQ

0191 687 0448 Local call rate

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J W Wood, Chester Le Street

3 Front Street, Chester Le Street, DH3 3BQ

0191 687 0448 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Chester-le-Street (0.8 mi)
  • Durham (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

J W Wood, Chester Le Street

3 Front Street, Chester Le Street, DH3 3BQ

0191 687 0448 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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