6 bedroom detached house for sale

Abbey Road, Durham

Offers Over £525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Family Home
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Reception rooms
  • Breakfasting Kitchen
  • Sizeable Plot
  • Secluded Gardens
  • 3 Miles from Durham City
  • Large Garages
  • Additional Plot Available

Full description

SUPERB FAMILY HOME WITH FURTHER POTENTIAL * PLEASANT LOCATION IN POPULAR AREA * OPTION TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL PLOT * SPACIOUS LIVING * CLOSE TO DURHAM CITY & MAJOR ROAD LINKS * ELEVATED POSITION NOT DIRECTLY OVERLOOKED * The property is located close to the established Arnison Retail Park as well as the Mercia Business Centre. This quiet location could not be better being accessed via a long driveway which in turn leads to the gated entrance that encompasses its boundary. The property briefly comprises of a welcoming entrance vestibule leading into a spacious hallway, cloaks/WC, lounge, drawing room which gives access into the breakfasting kitchen situated to the rear of the property, and utility room. The first floor offers good sized accommodation and consists of six bedrooms and two family bathrooms. The property is situated on a sizeable plot offering private and secluded gardens. The house itself could only be appreciated by internal viewing.

Entrance Vestibule - 1.88m x 2.18m (6'2 x 7'2) - Accessed via part panel glazed and stained glass entrance door having solid oak planked floor, pitched ceiling, exposed timber ceiling beams, windows to two side elevations, panel radiator, part glazed access door leading to:

Inner Hallway - 5.05m x 1.88m (16'7 x 6'2) - With returned staircase, galleried landing and half landing window to first floor, access to ground floor reception doors and access to:

Cloaks/Wc - Comprising low level wc with concealed cistern and open storage, wash hand basin set in vanity unit and storage below, panel radiator and window to rear elevation.

Lounge - 4.47m x 4.90m (14'8 x 16'1) - Having dual aspect to both front and side elevation with timber panelling to dado height, stunning Herringbone brick fireplace with cast iron Franco Belge stove and exposed oak beams and mantle, slate hearth, coving to ceiling and double panel radiator.

Drawing Room - 4.60m x 4.75m (15'1 x 15'7) - With panelling to walls with impressive marble fire surround with hearth and living flame gas fire, ornate coving to ceiling, panel radiator, panel glazed access door leading to:

Breakfasting Kitchen - 4.29m x 5.66m (14'1 x 18'7) - Fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base units with hardwood distressed ivory painted doors with granite worktops with upstands, incorporating 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap, Range cooker set in chimney breast, matching panelling to sides and extraction unit above with granite splash back, space for American fridge freezer with matching surround and incorporating steel microwave and integrated dishwasher, inset spotlighting, French doors leading to timber decked sun terrace and rear gardens, luxury Karndean flooring, space for breakfasting table, double panel radiator and panelled access leading to:

Utility - 3.10m x 5.05m (10'2 x 16'7) - A comprehensive range of wall and base units with worktops, stainless steel sink drainer unit with mixer tap and shower hose, wall mounted gas boiler, space for washing machine and dryer, large built in storage and cloaks cupboard, tiled floor, double panel radiator, part glazed stained glass door to side elevation.

First Floor: - Return staircase with arched half landing window, large galleried landing, coving to ceiling, panel radiator and access in turn provide to:

Bedroom 1 - 4.60m x 4.75m (15'1 x 15'7) - Having dual aspect to both front and side, coving to ceiling and double panel radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 2.87m x 4.90m (9'5 x 16'1) - With double panel radiator, coving to ceiling, bookshelves to alcove and access to loft.

Inner Landing: - Access provided to further internal landing with panel radiator, additional window to front, further access to loft.

Bedroom 3 - 3.25m x3.48m (10'8 x11'5) - Having delightful aspect to rear elevation over rear gardens and countryside beyond, double panel radiator, fitted wardrobes with matching drawers and display tops.

Bedroom 4 - 5.21m x 3.18m (17'1 x 10'5) - With double panel radiator, fitted wardrobes with hanging space and drawers and display tops, coving to ceiling.

Bedroom 5 - 2.87m x 4.75m (9'5 x 15'7) - Dual aspect to both rear and side with delightful views over the rear garden and countryside beyond, double panel radiator.

Bedroom 6 - 2.79m x 3.86m (9'2 x 12'8) - Having dual aspect to front and side, double panel radiator, fitted wardrobes with hanging space and storage.

Family Bathroom - 2.87m x 3.10m (9'5 x 10'2) - Fitted with a luxury suite to include low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, large double shower within curved and glazed cubicle, luxury tiling to walls, window to rear elevation, double panel radiator and chrome towel rail.

Second Family Bathroom - 2.36m x 3.40m (7'9 x 11'2) - comprising panel bath with stone effect tiled splash back, low level wc with concealed cistern, wash hand basin with vanity surround and high gloss top with storage and matching wall units with exposed display, corner self contained cubicle with hose and body jets, window to rear elevation and panel radiator.

Externally - This superb detached family home is of stone construction situated on an elevated site with open aspect to both front and rear. A stone wall to the front with timber gates providing access to the large block paved driveway which in turn leads to the LARGER THAN USUAL GARAGES 13'1 x 20' and 13'4 x 20' with two separately operated electric roller shutter doors having window in part to rear elevation and wall mounted gas boiler. The lawned gardens to the front elevation continues with a timber fence and further paved access with tree lined borders leads to the rear elevation which provides a further abundance of lawned garden with planted borders, timber fence, mature shrubs and trees. Within the rear gardens there is a raised timber sun terrace and decking area with access via double doors to the kitchen as well as a timber roof cover providing shade to the inset hot tub (available by separate negotiation). The lawned gardens continued to the side of the house and provide a high degree of seclusion and privacy seldom providing for within such a location.



Note - There is an option to purchase an additional building plot approx. 570 metres squared, located adjacent this property and its gardens. This plot is by separate negotiation.


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14 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Durham (1.9 mi)
  • Chester-le-Street (3.4 mi)
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1&2 Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3HL

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Nearest stations

  • Durham (1.9 mi)
  • Chester-le-Street (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Robinsons, Durham City

1&2 Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3HL

0191 687 0429 Local call rate

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