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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Twinn Cottages ., Plawsworth, Chester Le Street, DH2

Sold STC £149,950

Property Description

Key features

  • EPC Grade = D
  • Popular Village Location
  • Stone Built Semi Detached Home
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Front & Rear Gardens
  • Detached Garage
  • Refitted Kitchen
  • Updated Bathroom

Full description

Stone built semi detached home situated within the small village of Plawsworth, just four miles from Durham City centre, Chester-le-Street and the A1(M). Beautifully presented with a cottage feel the property is likely to appeal to the First Time Buyer or those looking to downsize. Briefly the property comprises: entrance hall, lounge with feature bow window and an open fire, a separate dining area, a refitted kitchen, two double bedrooms and a bathroom with white suite. Externally the gardens are well maintained, the front being stocked with mature planting to the borders. The rear garden is private, ideal for playing children. The block paved driveway is accessed via double gates and leads to a brick build detached garage. For further information or to arrange a viewing please call Reeds Rains. EPC Grade D


Plawsworth is a small village positioned just off the A167 between Durham City to the South and Chester-le-Street/A1(M) to the North. The Arnison shopping centre is approximately two miles away and has a range of shops and eateries, including a Sainsbury's supermarket.

The Sunday Times (Published 16th March 2016) voted Chester-le-Street one of the best places to live in the North and North East of England.

Chester-le-Street Town Centre has a range of shopping facilities providing retail therapy. Tesco, Morrisons and Aldi food stores are conveniently situated within the town centre. The many eateries provide a variety of option for both lunch and evening meals. Nearby recreation facilities include Chester-le-Street Golf Course, Emirates Durham Internal Cricket Ground and Chester-le-Street park and children's play area. Additional points of interest include Lumley Castle which overlooks the River Wear and walks.

There are ten primary/nursery schools that service the Chester-le-Street area and two secondary schools, all of which were rated good outstanding by Ofsted in 2015.

Chester-le-Street is positioned just off the A1(M) trunk road providing excellent commuter links to Washington, Gateshead, Newcastle (North), Durham, Bishop Auckland, Darlington (South) and further throughout the region via the many minor roads. The public transport links are excellent and are supported by a central railway station.

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall 4' 0" x 3' 3" (1.21m x .99m )

With stairs to the first floor and a door to the lounge.

Lounge 12' 5" x 11' 10" (3.79m x 3.6m )

Being open plan to the dining room the lounge has a feature double glazed bow window to the the front aspect, fire place with open fire, painted floorboards, storage cupboards and shelving to the alcoves and a central heating radiator.

Dining Room 9' 11" x 9' 11" (3.02m x 3.02m )

Central heating radiator and a double glazed window overlooking the rear garden.

Kitchen 5' 5" x 12' 9" (1.65m x 3.89m )

Refitted with a range of wall and floor units, contrasting work top incorporating a sink unit and mixer tap,

First Floor

Landing 6' 2" x 4' 4" (1.87m x 1.31m )

Bedroom 12' 10" x 11' 0" (3.92m x 3.35m )

Double glazed window and a central heating radiator.

Bedroom 9' 1" x 10' 10" (2.77m x 3.31m )

Double glazed window and a central heating radiator.

Bathroom 6' 2" x 7' 9" (1.87m x 2.36m )

Fitted with a white suite comprising a panelled bath with electric shower over, low level W/C, hand wash basin with tiled splash back, double glazed window and a central heating radiator.


Enclosed gardens front and rear. The front garden is accessed via double gates to a block paved driveway, lawned area, mature planted borders and a patio area. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn and is enclosed with a fenced/hedged boundary. This is a private rear garden, ideal for BBQ's and playing children.


Rebuilt by the current owner the garage is accessed via an up and over door, having power, light, plumbing for a washing machine and a sink unit.


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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12 October 2016


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