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Watling Road, Bishop Auckland

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We are delighted to offer for sale this unique and charming and extremely spacious 5 bedroom detached house set within private grounds on the extremely popular Watling Road and close to all the amenities of Bishop Auckland town centre. The property which retains many of its original features has gas central heating throughout and offers enormous potential for a growing family.
Accommodation briefly comprises: entrance hall, lounge with deep walk in bay, dining room, study, breakfasting kitchen, utility and WC to the ground floor whilst to the first floor there are two good sized double bedrooms, one smaller double and one single, bathroom, separate WC and a bed sitting room (providing second lounge area and fifth bedroom).
The extensive gardens are private and well stocked with mature shrubs, trees and flower beds. The rear garden is west facing and benefits from a great deal of afternoon sun.

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EPC Rating - E / Council Tax Band - D / Tenure - Freehold

Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - Entered via a timber door from the front and with original wood panel effect Lincrusta to the lower walls, delft rack, parquet flooring (continuing through to the lounge, study and dining room) return staircase to the first floor with under stair storage cupboard.

Lounge - 6.27m x 3.99m (20'7 x 13'1) - A lovely bright and spacious room which runs the full depth of the property, with windows to 3 elevations overlooking private landscaped gardens and with original feature fire surround housing gas fire, and archway leading to a deep walk in bay with uPVC double glazed windows and door, a perfect place to relax and take in the beautifully landscaped gardens.

Dining Room - 3.63m x 3.53m (11'11 x 11'7) - Situated to the front with windows over looking the private front garden and with feature tiled fire surround.

Study - 2.49m x 2.46m (8'2" x 8'0" ) - With window overlooking the front garden and having meter cupboard

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 4.75m x 3.61m (15'7" x 11'10" ) - Fitted with a range of wall and base units having Formica worktops incorporating single drainer double sink unit, gas point for cooker, tiled splash backs, larder/pantry, uPVC double glazed window to the rear and archway leading into an inner lobby with additional storage cupboard.

Rear Lobby - With external door leading to a covered passageway.

Utility Room - 2.41 x 2.06 (7'10" x 6'9" ) - With worktops incorporating Belfast Sink, tiled splashbacks, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, high wall mounted storage cupboards and uPVC double glazed window to the front.

Wc - Fitted with a low level WC, corner wash basin, tiled splash backs and opaque window to the rear.

First Floor -

Landing - A spacious area with wood panel effect Lincrusta to the lower walls, walk in storage cupboard, loft access and feature stained glass windows to the rear

Bedroom 1 - 4.01m x 3.05m (13'2 x 10') - A light airy room with uPVC double glazed windows to the front and side overlooking the gardens with lovely views of mature blossom trees.

Bedroom 2 - 3.99m x 3.10m (13'1" x 10'2" ) - With windows to the rear and side again offering lovely garden views.

Bedroom 3 - 3.63m x 2.51m (11'10" x 8'2" ) - With uPVC double glazed window to the front

Bedroom 4 - 2.62m x 2.06m (8'7 x 6'9) - With uPVC double glazed window to the rear

Second Lounge - 6.17m x 3.66m (20'2" x 12'0" ) - Previously used as a bed sitting room this spacious room has a tiled fire surround and uPVC double glazed window to the front, gas point for fire and opening to a bed area (bedroom 5)

Bedroom 5 - 3.66m x 2.03m (12' x 6'8) - With corner storage cupboard, wash basin, and uPVC double glazed window to the rear.

Bathroom - Fitted with a two piece suite comprising panelled cast iron bath, pedestal wash basin, tiled splash backs, built in storage cupboards and uPVC Double glazed window to the rear.

Separate Wc - Fitted with a low level WC and double glazed window to the rear.

External - To the front of the property there is an enclosed lawned garden with sweeping driveway leading to a single garage, well maintained flower beds and a variety of mature shrubs and trees. A covered passage way leads through to the rear and gives access to brick boiler house.
The beautiful and extensive, west facing rear garden is very private and laid to landscaped lawns with a wide variety of shrubs, trees and well stocked borders. The garden also extends to a more shady area with paved patio.


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Watling Road, Bishop Auckland


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  • Bishop Auckland Station0.7 miles
  • Shildon Station2.2 miles
  • Newton Aycliffe Station4.3 miles
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Robinsons, Bishop Auckland

120, Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland, DL14 7EH

Why choose Robinsons?
One of Bishop Auckland's oldest agents!

A proud and proven estate agency, Robinsons have been around for more than 15 years and we pride ourselves on our success and reputation as being one of the local market experts. We have expert knowledge but use modern advertising to ensure your property is seen by as many people as possible.

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