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5 bedroom property for sale

Convent Gardens, Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland, DL13

Sold STC £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • EPC Awaited
  • Stunning Town House
  • Over Three Floors
  • Four Beds Plus Study
  • Beautifully Presented
  • En-suite To Master
  • Gardens Front And Rear
  • Garage
  • Close To Town Centre

Full description

An impressive FOUR bedroom (plus study) town house set within this exciting development in the picturesque rural market town of Wolsingham, Co Durham.

Originally part of the St Anne's Convent School the property has been sympathetically re-developed, creating this beautifully proportioned FOUR bedroom family home with versatile accommodation over three floors. Presented to a very high standard throughout the accommodation briefly comprises of a reception hallway, lounge dining room to the rear of the property and an attractive modern kitchen breakfast room to ground floor with two double bedrooms (master with En-suite) to first floor and two further double bedrooms, family bathroom and study to the second floor. With attractive patio gardens to rear and cottage style garden to front with garage situated to the front of the property.

Conveniently situated for the centre of Wolsingham with local riverside walks and parks located adjacent to the development as well as the wide range of small independent shops and eateries available in the centre of wolsingham.
Ideal for those seeking beautiful rural surrounding and wishing to be a commutable distance from Durham City, The A1 and Newcastle Upon Tyne all within approx 30 to 40 minutes drive.


Sellers Comments

The main reasons our client purchased the property originally were the stunning surroundings and views over the local wooded riverside park from the upper floors and the proximity to the centre of Wolsingham. The room sizes and level of accommodation were a benefit as well as the unusual amount of storage space.

Ground Floor


Double glazed entrance door and side panel window allowing a high level of natural light creating a pleasant reception hallway with spindle staircase leading to first floor with useful under-stairs storage cupboard and modern contemporary central heating radiators.

Kitchen 11' 4" x 9' 8" (3.45m x 2.95m )

Fitted with an attractive range of cream coloured units, solid oak working surfaces over. Integrated oven and hob with extractor hood over, breakfast bar, plumbing and space for American style fridge freezer with water dispenser, dishwasher and washing machine. Part tiling to walls, double glazed window to front and central heating radiator

Lounge / Dining Room 13' 9" x 21' 1" (4.19m x 6.43m )

Double glazed window and patio doors with Plantation Shutters to rear giving pleasant views over the rear courtyard garden with oak wood flooring and contemporary fan style central heating radiators. Telephone point.

First Floor


Double glazed window and central heating radiator.

Bedroom 1 14' 0" x 13' 7" (4.27m x 4.14m )

With feature decorative arch, double glazed window and central heating radiator. Telephone point.


Double shower cubicle, wash hand basin, WC, central heating radiator, tiled flooring and built in cupboard.

Bedroom 3 11' 2" x 9' 7" (3.4m x 2.92m )

Double glazed window, central heating radiator and telephone point.

Second Floor


Loft access and built in cupboard

Bedroom 2 16' 3" x 9' 7" (4.95m x 2.92m )

Double glazed window and central heating radiator.

Bathroom / WC

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising of panelled bath with shower attachment, WC and wash hand basin, central heating radiator and heated towel rail. Two built in cupboards, one of which houses the combi boiler.

Bedroom 4 9' 9" x 9' 3" (2.97m x 2.82m )

Double glazed window and central heating radiator

Study / Bedroom 5 5' 3" x 7' 4" (1.6m x 2.24m )

Double glazed window and central heating radiator.


Garage 17' 10" x 11' 0" (5.44m x 3.35m )

Situated to the front of the property there is a well proportioned single garage with light and power.

Front Garden

An attractive and well maintained lawned walled garden with well stocked borders, outside tap and gated access to front.

Rear Garden

A pleasant paved patio garden overlooking the original convent courtyard gardens with power supply.

Additional Information

There is a service charge payable which contributes to the maintenance of the communal areas. Please contact Reeds Rains for further information regarding this. .


We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 August 2016

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