3 bedroom farm house for sale

East Cherry Knowle Farm, Stockton Road, Seaham, County Durham, SR7

£450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • RARE TO THE MARKET!
  • Outstanding Family Home Offering Generous And Characterful Living Accommodation
  • Three Spacious Receptions With Many Period Features
  • Large Kitchen Diner Boasting Original Black Cast Iron Range, And Some Appliances
  • A Second Kitchen / Utility With Fitted Appliances And W/C
  • Beautiful Second Reception / Garden Room With Log Burning Stove And Glass Bi-folding Doors To Garden and Patio
  • Three Good Sized Bedrooms, Two With Fitted Robes And Master Boasting En suite Bathroom
  • Contemporary Family Bathroom Suite With a Large Glass Shower Enclosure,Contemporary Bathroom Suite With a Large Glass Shower Enclosure
  • Set Within Approximately 1/3 Of An Acre with Beautiful Gardens And Grounds
  • Substantial Gravelled Drive With Attractive Water Feature, Lawned Area And Detached Garage Block

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Jonathon Lewis are delighted to bring to the market this original and stunning stone built, three bedroom farmhouse said to date back to the late 17th century. Set within a site of approximately 1/3 of an acre, this home has been beautifully and carefully restored offering quality fixtures and fittings throughout. Boasting many original features including an original Inglenook fireplace, this home cannot fail to impress even the most discerning of viewer.

The property is located at Seaham Grange and is only a short drive away from Seaham's coastline, this being the perfect location for strolls, cafe's, bars and bistro's and is easily accessible to many local amenities including good schools, shops and Seaham Railway Station. The area offers easy access for commuting to the A19 travelling both North and South, is only minutes from Sunderland, approximately 30 minutes from Newcastle and 20 minutes from Durham.

The farmhouse has a beautiful and individually designed interior with accommodation set over two floors, including the magnificent kitchen with original black cast iron range, large separate kitchen / utility room with wc, second reception with bi folding glass doors leading out onto the sun terrace and rear garden, spacious lounge with a wood burning stove, and a separate study / 4th bedroom. The first floor offers three bedrooms all of good proportion, master boasting en-suite bathroom and modern family bathroom.

The external approach to the property is via a substantial private driveway, leading to the main farmhouse and detached garage block. The garage block benefits from an electric roller door. To the side is a gated gravelled courtyard area with a large timber cabin. To the rear of the property lies a large private garden, South facing with manicured lawns, pond with water feature, and sun drenched stone patio area. Furthermore there is a gate leading out to a lovely piece of open woodland making it ideal for pet owners. The property boasts fabulous views over farmland, open countryside and the East Durham coastline.

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THE ACCOMMODATION



ENTRANCE PORTICO

Solid stone arch portico with stone floor leading to a glazed door with glazed side panels, opening to:



KITCHEN / DINER 10' 08 x 25' 7" (3.25m x 7.80m) max depth

Beautifully designed modern kitchen with an impressive range of wall and base units, with contrasting work tops finished in solid black granite, Belfast sink with mixer tap, traditional three oven gas Aga with hot plates and slate backsplash. This is a magnificent room perfect for entertaining, boasting an original black cast iron range and a large American style fridge / freezer. To the rear of the kitchen lies a lovely lounge area with ceiling flush halogen downlights, solid smoked oak flooring and a large opening leading into a spacious living and dining garden room with aluminium bi folding doors out to the garden and patio.



SECOND KITCHEN / UTILITY 6' 19" x 15' 1" (2.06m x 4.60m) max depth

Comprising of a range of wall and base units with solid black granite work surfaces, traditional solid wood double glazed window, recessed stainless steel sink unit with designer chrome mixer tap, integrated dishwasher and microwave, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, solid marble floor tiles edged with porcelain, wall mounted contemporary designer radiator, Travertine finish to door casings and a Gothic style solid oak glazed door leading you out onto the side courtyard garden. Also situated in the room is a large built in storage cupboard housing the wall mounted combi boiler, Halogen down lighting and LED low level lighting to the plinths.



GARDEN ROOM 26' 5 x 11' 11" (8.07m x 3.65m) max depth

Spacious light and airy garden room comprising of solid oak flooring, recessed downlighting, contemporary log burning stove with slate hearth, central heating radiators, TV point, original exposed stone wall, built in storage unit, four Velux windows, three UPVC double glazed windows with roman blinds, and aluminium bi folding doors leading out to the patio and garden.



GROUND FLOOR WASHROOM

Impressive contemporary ground floor washroom, beautifully tiled throughout with Travertine marble and porcelain window sills and counter top. The suite comprises of low level WC with concealed cistern, polished Travertine sink with designer mixer tap, and fixed wall mirror above. Spectacular washroom with feature stone wall beautifully lit with down lighting, chrome heated towel rail and a traditional double glazed window.



INNER HALL

Hallway with solid smoked oak flooring, illuminated staircase with glass panels, window located on the half landing offering wonderful farmland views towards Ryhope and Sunderland. The inner hall provides access to the study / 4th bedroom and lounge and also provides some understair storage.


LOUNGE 14' 8" x 15' 9" (4.47m x 4.80m) max depth

Beautiful lounge featuring an original brick Inglenook fireplace with stone hearth, accent LED lighting and a solid cast iron wood burning stove. The flooring is finished in solid smoked oak with central heating radiator and a large traditional double glazed hardwood window with wood Venetian blind.



STUDY / FOURTH BEDROOM 8'10" x 9' ( 2.69m x 2.74m) max depth

Again another lovely reception room with traditional hardwood double glazed window with wood Venetian blind, solid smoked oak flooring, telecoms point and central heating radiator.




FIRST FLOOR ACCOMMODATION



LANDING

Beautiful light and airy landing area leading to the three bedrooms and family bathroom. The landing also has access to the loft and a Velux window offering plenty of natural light.



MASTER BEDROOM 15' 0 x 16' 7" (4.57m x 5.05m) max depth

Spacious and contemporary master bedroom with a traditional hardwood double glazed window overlooking the rear gardens, fitted wardrobes with black glass sliding doors, wooden Venetian blinds finished in white, modern chrome and glass light fitting, fitted carpet and central heating radiator.



BEDROOM TWO 11' 0 x 15' 1" (3.35m x 4.60m) max depth

Again contemporary and of double proportion, this bedroom is situated to the rear of the property boasting a fantastic en suite bathroom, fitted robes with black glass sliding doors, traditional hardwood double glazed window, fitted carpet, wood Venetian blinds finished in white and central heating radiator.



EN SUITE

Partitioned by an attractive glass block wall, the contemporary suite comprises of low level WC with concealed cistern, luxurious Travertine to both walls and floor, designer glass bowl wash hand basin with high level pedestal mixer tap and glass walk in-shower enclosure, traditional hardwood double glazed window to the side, wall mounted extractor unit and ceiling flush halogen down lighting.



BEDROOM THREE 9' 6" x 10' 05" (2.90m x 3.18m) max depth

With a hardwood double glazed window offering beautiful views over farmland, open countryside and the East Durham coastline, wood Venetian blind in white, fitted carpet, double central heating radiator and recessed down lighting.



FAMILY BATHROOM 10' 6" x 11' 1" (3.20m x 3.38m) max depth

Stunning family bathroom with porcelain tiled floor, part tiled walls, white suite comprising of low level WC, wall mounted wash hand basin with chrome mono mixer tap set within wood vanity unit, corner bath with mixer tap, large glass walk in shower, traditional hardwood double glazed window again with fantastic views to the front, and central heating radiator.



EXTERNALLY


FRONT

Occupying a secluded and private site, enclosed by high level stone built walls and timber perimeter fencing. The entrance of the site also boasts two solid stone columns with electric points pre installed offering the new purchaser the opportunity to install remote electric gates if they so wish. The property is approached via a large gravelled driveway leading to the farmhouse and a larger than average, detached garage with electric roller door. To opposite sides of the substantial driveway lies a beautiful raised garden feature and feature lawn. The property boasts fabulous views over open countryside and out towards the East Durham coastline.


SIDE

To the rear of the garage and to the side of the farmhouse, lies an enclosed gravelled courtyard garden area with a large timber cabin.


REAR

Private landscaped gardens, South facing with manicured lawns, sun terrace, large pond with a feature cascading waterfall, fountain and lights. Furthermore there is a gate leading onto a lovely piece of open woodland making it ideal for pet owners.



EPC: C.



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Viewing: STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
To arrange an appointment to view this property contact our Seaham branch on 0191 5816652.



Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 2.00pm



DON'T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT...

"Carol and I would like to thank you all for your very professional and efficient service during the house sale. Your recommendations were most realistic and clearly stated, jargon free and to the point. We both felt very comfortable dealing with you all and felt quite certain that you knew your business, area and clientele well. Each time we visited the Office we were sure of a warm and courteous welcome. We would have no hesitation in recommending you to family and friends. Thank you once again."

Mr and Mrs A, Seaham



IMPORTANT NOTE:

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 travelling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 November 2017

Nearest stations

  • Seaham (1.5 mi)
  • Park Lane (3.4 mi)
  • University (3.6 mi)
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Jonathon Lewis, Seaham

Unit 2 North Quay North Terrace Seaham SR7 7EU

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Nearest stations

  • Seaham (1.5 mi)
  • Park Lane (3.4 mi)
  • University (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jonathon Lewis, Seaham

Unit 2 North Quay North Terrace Seaham SR7 7EU

0191 581 6652 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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