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6 bedroom detached house for sale

St. Andrews Road, Bishop Auckland


Property Description

Key features

  • Planning Granted for Bed & Breakfast
  • Edwardian Six Bedroom Property
  • Exceptionally Well Presented
  • EPC Grade D
  • Self Contained Studio To The Second Floor
  • Extensive Gardens, Parking and Garage

Full description

Whether your looking for an impressive family home or your next business venture this property will not disappoint. A truly exciting opportunity to purchase a beautiful six bedroom period property with PERMISSION GRANTED for change of use from a domestic dwelling to BED & BREAKFAST accommodation!

The market town of Bishop Auckland is undergoing major developments in 2016 – 2017, £9 million has been granted to transform Auckland Castle, also known as Auckland Palace, into a world class arts and cultural centre. With £14 million invested into leisure development, which will include a multi-screen cinema, food court and bowling alley.

The eagerly awaited £31 million open-air live action night show Kynren has now opened in Bishop Auckland on , and will be rolled out as 14 action-packed and movie-like performances of colossal and dazzling proportions across the summer. An event which will return each year.

Tourism in the Bishop Auckland area will increase dramatically and this stunning property is situated within walking distance of all the action.

Viewings are absolutely essential, call us today on 01388 741188.

Take a look at the full 360 tour here -

Ground Floor -

Entrance Vestibule - The principle access is to the front of the house with a solid timber door set within stained glass paneling, which leads to the entrance vestibule. Having exposed floorboards, coving to the ceiling, dado rail ad a central heating radiator. Solid wood internal doors leads through to the reception hallway.

Reception Hallway - The feature spindled staircase to the first floor living accommodation leads from here. Boasting an original decorative corbel arch, wood paneling to the lower walls, coving to the ceiling, picture rail and a double central heating radiator.

Ground Floor Wc/ Cloakroom - Comprising of a low level wc and wash hand basin with part tiled walls, central eating radiator, large under stair storage cupboard and Upvc window to the rear.

Kitchen/Family Room - 7.98m x 3.81m (26'02" x 12'06") - This fabulous kitchen/breakfast/family room features an extensive array of oak wall and base units with contrasting laminated surfaces over incorporating a stainless steel one and a half size sink and drainer with mixer taps over and tiled splash backs. Integral appliances include a dishwasher and a double electric range style cooker with a five ring gas hob, hot plate and extractor chimney is included. Boasting under and over unit lighting, Karndean flooring and a television aerial point. Upvc double glazed window to the side.
The family area has a feature Inglenook style fireplace which houses a wood burning effect gas fire with stone plinth, double central heating radiator, telephone aerial point, coving to the ceiling, picture rail and two Upvc double glazed windows.

Additional Kitchen Photo -

Utility - 3.53m x 2.29m (11'07" x 7'06") - Fitted with an array of wall and base units with contrasting laminated surfaces over incorporating a one and a half size sink and drainer with mixer taps and tiled splash backs. Having Karndean flooring, coving to the ceiling, plumbing and space for a washing machine, dryer and fridge and freezer. An external door leads to the rear of the property whilst a Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation provides natural light.

Garden Room - 5.18m x 3.43m (17'0" x 11'03") - This tranquil room overlooks the extensive patio and garden. With a dual aspect and an abundance of natural light provided by upvc double glazed windows. Having Upvc double glazed French doors which lead out to the rear garden providing plenty of natural light. With a double central heating radiator, coving to the ceiling and a television aerial point.

Lounge - 5.36m x 4.55m (17'07" x 14'11") - This is a highly impressive room which enjoys a large Upvc box bay window which provides access to the rear garden and patio area. Boasting a feature Resin fire surround with a black marble hearth and cast iron inset with a living flame effect gas fire. With television and telephone aerial points, coving to the ceiling, picture rail rail and ceiling rose.

Dining Room - 5.44m x 4.57m (17'10" x 15') - The family dining room boasts a large feature carved fireplace which is believed to be original incorporating a tiled inset and hearth with open fire. With Upvc double glazed bay window to the front elevation

First Floor -

Half Landing - This extremely light and airy landing has the beautiful stained glass window to thank. Natural light streams through, with the bonus of having views of the rear garden.

Landing - The feature timber balustrade extends along the landing area and complements the wood paneling to the lower walls. There is a large storage cupboard, coving to the ceiling, telephone aerial point a ceiling rose. There is a glazed fire safety integral door leading to the stairs giving access to the second floor accommodation.

Master Bedroom / Family Suite - 4.57m x 4.27m (15'0 x 14'5) - A beautiful and versatile space which is perfectly configured to provide self contained family accommodation. With a Upvc double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and decorative features including a ceiling rose, coving to the ceiling and picture rail. Also with telephone points and multiple electrical sockets. The master bedroom leads to a further versatile space which could be used as an adjoining children's bedrooms, nursery or large dressing room with its own ensuite.

Dressing Room/Nursery - Offering plenty of space for a double bed or two single beds this good size room has Upvc double glazed windows to both the front and the rear of the property. With an en suite shower room and access to loft storage space.

En Suite Shower Room - A contemporary ensuite comprised of a double walk in shower with mains fed shower, low level wc and vanity unit with hand wash basin, mirror and lighting. With heated towel rail and a Upvc double glazed window to the rear.

Bedroom Two - 4.57m x 4.27m (15'0 x 14'3) - A beautiful double bedroom which would serve as family accommodation. With dual aspect Upvc double glazed windows providing an abundance of natural light, coving to ceiling, picture rail, telephone point and electrical sockets. Leading to an en suite shower room.

En Suite Shower Room - Comprised of a walk in shower cubicle with mains fed shower, pedestal hand wash basin and low level wc. Upvc doube glazed window to the front.

Bedroom Three - 3.94m x 3.38m (12'11 x 11'11) - Another delightful double bedroom room with dual aspect upvc double glazed windows. Having a built in wardrobe to the recess, coving to the ceiling and a picture rail.

Bedroom Four - 2.84m x 2.44m (9'4 x 8'1) - This single size bedroom is currently being used as a home office however is versatile in it's uses. With a picture rail, coving to the ceiling, double central heating radiator and ceiling rose.

Separate Wc - Fitted with a low level wc, ceramic tiles to half height, coving to the ceiling, radiator and Upvc double glazed window to the rear.

Family Bathroom - This well planned bathroom is fitted with a white comprehensive suite comprising of a panelled bath with a hand held shower/mixer tap, pedestal wash hand basin and a separate shower cubicle with a mains fed shower. Having ceramic tiled walls, recessed spotlighting, heated towel rail and coving to the ceiling. There is a upvc double glazed window with obscure glass that provides plenty of natural light.

Second Floor -

Half Landing - Upvc double glazed window to the front and feature metal safety balustrade. Stairs continue to the self contained studio.

Self Contained Studio - 7.49m x 6.68m maximu (24'07 x 21'11 maximum) - This impressive self contained studio is suitable for family accommodation on a B & B basis or would suit the requirements of a growing or extended family. Features such as the exposed beams and exposed original brickwork add character to this room, in keeping with all other areas of the property. The living area is well proportioned and allows space for a double bed within the eves complete with feature spot lighting. With a modern wall mounted pebble effect electric fire hung to the chimney breast, storage cupboard, television point, lighting to the eaves and three windows.

Kitchen - 2.49m x 1.55m (8'2 x 5'11) - Fitted with a range of cream high gloss base units with wood effect work surfaces over incorporating a sink unit. Having an electric wall mounted heater and extractor fan.

Bathroom/Wc - Beautifully fitted with a modern white suite comprising of a low level wc, pedestal wash basin and a panelled bath with a hand held shower/mixer tap and shower screen. With tiled splash backs, wall mounted electric heater, extractor fan and recessed lighting.

External - To the front of this beautiful home you have a large forecourt which is enclosed by a perimeter wall. This provides parking for many vehicles and also leads to the double integral garage. The pathway leads around to the side and gives access to the rear enclosed garden.
Immediately to the rear of the property there is a vast area of paved patio for Alfresco dining and lazy Summer days. Although the garden is extensive, the raised paved patio to the perimeter of the lawn makes the work more manageable to those of you who are not keen gardeners. Featuring a shaped lawn, external security lighting, water supply and a great garden shed. with a shingle roof.

Garage - The garage is accessed via an electric up and over door and leads through to the boiler room. There are many electrical power points, the garage has its own steel covered maintenance pit and security alarm system.

Store - The boiler room is currently being used as storage however the gas central heating boiler is also located in here.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 July 2016


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