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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

66 Uppertown, Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

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Detached bungalow set on a generous plot in a private position within the town of Wolsingham
• 4 Bedrooms • 2 Reception rooms plus sun lounge • Dining kitchen and separate utility • Attached double garage • Extensive private, lawned gardens • Sought after location • No onward chain

The Area
Wolsingham is often referred to as “The Gateway to Weardale” and is a traditional dales village on the edge of the North Pennines area of outstanding natural beauty. The village is well serviced by primary and secondary schools, sports centre, swimming pool, doctor and dental surgeries, local grocery shops and newsagent. There are also several public houses, cafes and an Italian restaurant. There is a regular bus service both up and down Weardale which provides connections at Durham, Bishop Auckland and Crook to the region’s larger business centres. The larger towns of Darlington, Durham, Newcastle, Hexham and Barnard Castle are all within 1 hour travelling by car meaning it is ideally situated for the commuter. There are mainline national rail links at Darlington, Durham and Newcastle. International airports can also be found at Durham Tees Valley and Newcastle which provide both domestic and international flights.

The Property
The Conifers, 66 Uppertown is a detached bungalow set within a generous plot and enjoys superb, private gardens. The property is accessed via a shared, tree lined driveway and benefits from double garaging and spacious accommodation throughout, ideally suited to family living.

The main entrance to the property is accessed by a fully glazed UPVC door leading into the large reception hallway featuring wooden effect laminated flooring and arched UPVC window to the side elevation allowing natural light to flood the room. Directly ahead lies the breakfasting kitchen, which is fitted with a range of white shaker style base and wall mounted storage units topped with contrasting laminated worktops which incorporate a stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Spotlights to the ceiling provide a contemporary contrast, whilst integral appliances include Neff double oven and grill, electric ceramic hob and gas fired AGA, both with extractor fans over. The kitchen is tiled to splashback level, whilst the floor is laid with Karndean tiles. A useful utility room services the kitchen, and is also fitted with a range of base and wall mounted units with laminated worktops and stainless steel sink with drainer unit and mixer tap. There is under counter space allowing freestanding appliances to be concealed which include dishwasher, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer, alongside ample space for a freestanding fridge. The patio can be accessed from the utility room.

Returning to the reception hallway, the dining room can be accessed which allows space for a generous dining suite. The living room is then accessed in turn from the dining room and offers a large living area. The feature multi-fuel stove is set within a stone inglenook with wooden mantel over and stone hearth. The room is incredibly light courtesy of the full length windows from the sun lounge and sliding doors leading onto the patio. The sun lounge is adjoined to the living room and is accessed via double doors, therefore ideally suited to family and open plan living. The sun lounge enjoys extensive views, whilst double doors lead out into the beautifully presented, large garden. Returning to the living room, the inner hallway can be accessed and leads to the remaining accommodation. A further wooden door featuring stained glass window panes allows access to the garden and light into the hallway. The hallway includes useful storage cupboards which are part shelved, as well as an airing cupboard and further cupboard which houses the boiler for the air ducted heating system. A loft hatch with fold down ladders leads into the part bordered loft space, ideal for storage.

The master bedroom is a well proportioned double and enjoys superb views overlooking the gardens. The master bedroom benefits from a range of fitted wardrobes including an integral dressing table, and has ensuite facilities. The master ensuite is fitted with a white suite comprising low level WC, bowl sink with freestanding mixer tap set upon a wooden unit and corner shower cubicle with electric power shower. It benefits from a chrome heated towel rail and underfloor heating, is fully tiled and features spot lights to the ceiling.

The second and third bedrooms are also generously proportioned doubles and include fitted wardrobes and integral dressing areas, whilst the fourth bedroom is a good sized single overlooking the garden and would ideally be suited as a study/home office.

The family bathroom is fitted with a white suite comprising of a low level WC, wash hand basin set within a vanity unit featuring useful storage, panel enclosed bath with Jacuzzi jets and shower attachments and double shower cubicle with electric power shower. Heated via a chrome heated towel rail and underfloor heating, the bathroom is fully tiled and includes a green glass tiled feature wall.

Property ref: 121_1601_4132995

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10 June 2016


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