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2 bedroom flat for sale

New Elvet, Durham, DH1

Sold STC £125,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Bedroom Flat
  • Larger Than Average
  • Over 55s Only
  • EPC Rating C
  • No Onward Chain
  • Superb Location
  • Stunning Castle And Cathedral Views
  • Secure Parking

Full description

This larger style two bedroom flat, with extended lounge space over the doorway to the adjoining police station, is positioned superbly in this sought after over 55's development with stunning views of Durham Cathedral and Castle and is offered for sale with no onward chain.


The largest style flat within this sought after retirement development is sure to impress. Located within a stone's throw to Durham City Centre's plentiful amenities, this well proportioned flat has stunning views of the Cathedral and Castle. The extra space in the reception room really opens up the living space in the flat to now offer versatility and options for the new owner and is a light and spacious room to enjoy the views. The bedrooms are well-proportioned and the master has built-in wardrobes. Both bedrooms have the same outlook as the lounge meaning the view can be enjoyed from different angles. The functional kitchen and bathroom are also both well proportioned and the hallway has two large storage cupboards.

Offered for sale with no onward chain, the flat needs to be viewed to appreciate the space on offer. The development caters for many needs with a residents' lounge, lift and private car park and this rare opportunity to purchase the largest style flat in the development should not be missed. EPC Rating C. A full copy of the EPC will be made available upon request.


Orchard House is located on New Elvet, within walking distance to Durham City Centre and all of the amenities there. The development is a strictly over 55s residence and has a lift, communal resident's lounge, secure and private parking and a door entry security phone.

Our View

The position of this flat cannot be understated. The additional space in the lounge/dining area really does open up the reception room and offers so much more versatility than you see in the other flats within the development. The views from this room, and the two bedrooms, are simply fantastic. Durham Cathedral and Castle can both easily be seen above the trees making for a wonderful vista.

Lounge / Dining Room 18' 3" (max) x 13' 11" (max) (5.56m (max) x 4.24m (max) )

Kitchen 10' 1" x 5' 6" (3.07m x 1.68m )

Bedroom 8' 8" x 11' 7" (max) (2.64m x 3.53m (max) )

Bedroom 6' 9" x 10' 9" (2.06m x 3.28m )

Bathroom 6' 7" x 5' 6" (2.01m x 1.68m )


We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 August 2016


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