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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Toft Hill, Bishop Auckland, DL14 0PY

Sold STC £330,000

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This four bedroomed detached property, built in the 1800's, has been finished to an excellent standard by the current owners. Perfect for families and couples alike, this period property is full of character. The former farmhouse is located on the outskirts of the village, along Toft Hill Lane, which is a great location for commuters, and just off the A68 as well as great public transport links to the neighbouring villages and marketing towns. Toft Hill is known for its outstanding Primary School, as well as being in a great catchment area for Secondary Schools.
Bishop Auckland is a short distance away with further amenities including healthcare services, recreational facilities, retail stores, supermarkets, secondary schools and also an extensive public transport system which allows for access to not only the neighbouring towns and villages, but also to further afield; such as Darlington, Durham, Newcastle and York.This property is approx. 3.4 miles from the ever expanding Tindale Retail Park which boasts a large array of supermarkets, popular high street stores, restaurants and also contemporary gastropubs.

In brief this property consists of two reception rooms and a spacious fitted kitchen/diner, utility and cloakroom to the ground floor. A staircase leads upstairs where the four bedrooms are located, alongside the modern family bathroom. Externally this property boasts both a front garden as well as approx 2 acres of land adjacent to the property, a driveway and a garage/workshop also provide ample off street parking, the property is surrounded by a perimeter wall to the front for extra privacy. The semi rural location allows for peace and quiet, countryside walks, as well as panoramic views, allowing you to see for miles over the farmers fields and surrounding woodland.

3.8m (12' 6") x 2.7m (8' 10")
Elegant family bathroom suite which comprises of a panelled bath with side taps, WC, wash hand basin and double shower cubicle. Perimeter tiling to the walls and fully tiled flooring. Storage cupboard housing the boiler. Opaque window to the rear elevation.

A large garage/workshop with ample electrical points and lighting and generous storage capacity. Adjacent to this there is a further secure storage area which is used to store wheelie bins and as well as wood.

Inner walled garden, south east facing and wrought iron double-gated, leading to outer raised lawn beds and steps to footpath. Driveway leading to rear courtyard. To the side of the property the drive leads to the rear walled courtyard providing off street parking for several cars. Outside taps available to both the front and rear of the property.

Adjacent to the property across the road there is 2 acre (approx) paddock, gated access is provided from Toft Hill lane

3.90m (12' 10") x 2.6m (8' 6")
Again a third well proportioned double bedroom with window to the rear elevation.

3.23m (10' 7") x 2.71m (8' 11")
The fourth bedroom is currently utilised as a snug however does provide room for a double bed, window to the front elevation.

Entrance porch leading into the living room.

6.02m (19' 9") x 4.22m (13' 10")
Immaculately presented living room with an inset Chesney multi fuel burning stove with feature fire surround, laminate flooring and neutral décor throughout. Window to the front elevation overlooking the garden.

4.50m (14' 9") x 4.27m (14' 0")
Spacious kitchen/diner fitted with a range of white wall and base units with complimenting work surfaces, tiled splash backs and sink/drainer unit. Space is provided for free standing appliances which include a oven and a fridge/freezer. Ample room for a six seat dining table and chairs, benefiting from a window seat and windows to both the front and side elevation. Door leading into the utility room.

3.86m (12' 8") x 3.02m (9' 11")
A further large reception room which is currently utilised as a study, accessed via double half-glazed doors from the living room and could also be used as a second living room or a play room. Window to the rear elevation.

3.60m (11' 10") x 3.40m (11' 2")
Entrance lobby to the rear of the property allowing access into the living room and utility area, Stairs leading to the gallery landing.

3.15m (10' 4") x 2.41m (7' 11") (maximum points)
Large utility area providing space for an automatic washing machine and dryer as well as further base units providing storage space. Access into the cloakroom. Bay window to the front elevation.

1.77m (5' 10") x 1.48m (4' 10")
Cloakroom fitted with a WC and wash hand basin, opaque window to the side elevation.

Gallery landing with balcony overlooking the entrance lobby. Doors leading to the four bedrooms and family bathroom.

4.35m (14' 3") x 4.10m (13' 5")
Beautifully presented master bedroom providing ample space for a king sized bed as well as further free standing furniture. Window to the front elevation where panoramic countryside views can be appreciated.

4.19m (13' 9") x 3.20m (10' 6")
A further well presented double bedroom which benefits from neutral décor throughout and window to the front elevation.

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17 May 2016


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