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5 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Home Farm, Whitworth

Withdrawn from Market £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 bedroom detached house
  • Outbuildings and Garages
  • Rural location with stunning views
  • Wood burning stoves in reception rooms
  • Two bath/shower rooms
  • Garden with patio seating areas
  • Energy Efficiency Rating = G (14)
  • Viewing recommended

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Located within the historic country estate of Whitworth Hall this house has stunning surroundings with beautiful views overlooking the local countryside. It has been lovingly decorated throughout to maintain its original character whilst incorporating modern living, both reception rooms benefit from large wood burning stoves, there are charming wooden doors throughout and original floorboards downstairs. The property is situated in idyllic countryside yet is only a stone's throw from Durham City.
The front door opens into a large porch which gives access to the sitting room / dining room; this light and airy room has a large wood burning stove and arched double doors opening out onto a patio at the rear of the property. There is also a large under stair cupboard creating ample storage. The extremely spacious lounge leads off the sitting room / dining room, this is a fantastic family room, again with double doors leading out onto the patio and a second wood burning stove set into a fabulous inglenook fireplace. The kitchen is accessed from the sitting room / dining room, down two steps, it has fitted wall and base units incorporating an oven, electric hob and extractor fan, 1½ single drainer sink, fridge and dishwasher. Leading off the kitchen is the pantry and a useful laundry room/utility with external door, which is great space for muddy wellies and coats after a walk in the countryside! The downstairs shower room is accessed from the porch, it has been recently renovated comprising large double electric shower, low level WC and wash basin with a feature mirror and lights set into the original brick archway.
The spacious accommodation continues upstairs where there are 4 double bedrooms to the front of the house, two of which have fitted wardrobes. The fifth bedroom; a large single is at the end of the house and has a stable door and Juliet balcony. The family bathroom has a large panelled bath with electric shower over, a low level WC and washbasin.

EXTERNAL The house is accessed by immediately turning right after entering the stone gates to the estate. There lies a cobbled yard providing ample parking space with a garden to the right hand side, which is bordered by mature flower beds. There are three patio and decked areas to ensure the sun can be enjoyed at all times of the day. A double garage is attached to the house, and a second garage and stable with tack room is situated at the top of the yard, all having the benefit of electricity.  

SERVICES Mains electricity and water. Drainage via septic tank. Oil fired central heating to radiators also supplying the domestic hot water. 

CHARGES Durham County Council tax band D 

VIEWINGS Viewing is strictly by appointment. Arrangements can be made by contacting YoungsRPS, Sedgefield on 01740 617377 

FREE MARKET APPRAISAL We would be pleased to provide professional, unbiased advice on the current value and marketing of your existing home. 

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 October 2016


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