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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Park Street Bishop Auckland

Sold by Us £349,995

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial Four Bedroom Period Property
  • Desirable Location
  • Very Rare to Market
  • 3 Garages & Gardens
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Conservatory
  • Home Office/Gym
  • Viewing Essential

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Rea Estates are privileged to offer to the sales market Gaunless House, a substantial four bedroom Victorian stone built property, occupying an enviable position in a highly sought after residential area within the heart of Bishop Auckland town centre.
The historic City Of Durham is approximately 12 miles away, Darlington 13.5 miles and Newcastle Upon Tyne approximately 30 miles away. The property also has excellent transport links with the A688 trunk road, giving access to the A1 (M) for travel North and South.
The property retains a wealth of stunning original features which have been painstakingly restored and work in harmony with a range of contemporary fixtures and fittings throughout.
Space is an important factor in this property with all of the rooms being generously proportioned in both floor area and ceiling height.
The accommodation briefly comprises, Entrance Vestibule, Reception Hallway, Lounge, Dining Room, Inner Hallway with doors to: Breakfasting Kitchen, Utility Room, ground floor Cloakroom/Wc and a Cellar.
Across a side courtyard there is a separate room that could be utilised as a gym, studio/workshop or for a number of purposes.
To the first floor there is a beautifully appointed Family Bathroom and 4 Double Bedrooms, the master of which has an En-Suite Shower Room. There is access from the master bedroom to a Conservatory with open views across the garden.
Occupying a generous plot the property boasts landscaped gardens to three sides.
Three timber framed garages and an extensive driveway provide off road parking facilities for numerous vehicles.
Properties of this calibre rarely come on to the market and therefore an internal inspection is essential to fully appreciate the accommodation available.

Ground Floor

Entrance Vestibule
Timber entrance door with fan light, traditional style mosaic tiled flooring, central heating radiator and window to the side elevation. Stained glass door to:

Reception Hallway
The sense of space is apparent on entering the hallway, with turning staircase rising to the first floor, cornice to ceiling, picture rail, dado rail, central heating and laminate wood flooring.

Lounge: 19'06 x 15'10 into bay (4.62m x 4.39m)
An impressive room of generous proportions with sash bay window to the front elevation, allowing lots of natural light to flood the room and stained glass window to the side elevation. Cornice and ceiling rose, picture and dado rails to wall, feature fire surround with cast iron insert, two central heating radiators and television aerial point.

Dining Room: 15'02 x 14'05 (4.62m x 4.39m)
The dining room provides ample space for family dining and entertaining and could also be utilised as a second sitting room. Containing windows to the front and side elevations, cornice and ceiling rose, picture rail, timber fire surround with tiled insert and central heating radiator.

Inner Hallway
External glazed timber door to the side of the house, dado rail to wall, central heating radiator, laminate flooring and door to cellar. Doors to:

Breakfasting Kitchen:
14'04 x 14'07 (4.36m x 4.44m)
Fitted with a contemporary range of cream high gloss base and wall units with complimentary work surfaces and plinth lighting. Victorian cast iron range fireplace, built in recess storage cupboards and traditional Sheila Maid ceiling pulley. Window to the side elevation, central heating radiator and laminate flooring. Door to cooking area.

Cooking Area
Matching cream high gloss units, integrated electric oven, hob and microwave. Stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, central heating radiator, laminate flooring, upvc double glazed window and external door to the courtyard.

Utility/Storage Room
Two upvc double glazed windows, central heating radiator, walk in storage area with shelving, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine.

Ground Floor Cloakroom/Wc
Fitted with a low level w/c and wash hand basin. Upvc double glazed window, tiled flooring and central heating radiator.

First Floor Landing
Cornice and ceiling rose, picture and dado rail to wall, window to the front elevation and central heating radiator.

Half Landing
Corbelled arch to half landing with upvc double glazed window to the side elevation and door to:

Family Bathroom
Fitted with a pristine white suite comprising, free standing roll tap bath with shower mixer tap, fully tiled corner shower enclosure, wash hand basin inset to vanity unit and low level w/c. Recessed ceiling lights, chrome heated towel rail, central heating radiator and tiled flooring.

Master Bedroom: 13'09 x 12'05 max (4.19m x 3.78m)
Window to the side elevation, picture rail, art deco tiled fire surround, built in storage cupboard and central heating radiator. Door to en-suite and door to conservatory.

Fitted with a corner shower enclosure with seat and body jets, wash hand basin inset to vanity unit and low level w/c. Wall mounted central heating boiler, window to the side elevation and laminate flooring.

Conservatory: 11'11 x 9'05 (3.63m x 2.87m)
A lovely room in which to sit and enjoy views across the gardens. Laminate flooring and electric wall heater.

Bedroom Two: 16'06 max x 14'01 (5.03m x 4.29m)
Feature fire surround with cast iron insert, windows to the front and side elevation, built in storage cupboard and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Three: 16'01 x 13'11 (4.90m x 4.24m)
Cornice to ceiling, window to the side elevation, feature fire surround with cast iron insert, built in storage cupboard and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Four: 12'07 x 10'04 (3.84m x 3.15m)
A fourth double bedroom, which is situated to the rear of the property, with central heating radiator and storage cupboard.

Inner Landing
Walk in storage cupboard with circular window.

Occupying a generous plot the property boasts stunning landscaped gardens with open views due to the elevated position. There are an abundance of established mature trees, plants and shrubs. The rear garden is laid to lawn, with paved walk ways, flower borders and a paved patio.
Steps lead to a block paved courtyard which gives access to a separate room which could be utilised for a number of purposes, with French doors, power and lighting.
The property has ample off road parking facilities, with an extensive driveway and three timber garages with up and over doors.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 May 2016

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