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The Villas Whitesmocks, Durham, County Durham, DH1








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Introducing this exquisite semi-detached home nestled in the highly sought-after location of Whitesmocks, Durham. This stunning 5-bedroom property boasts an array of original features that will leave you captivated from the moment you step through the door.

The highlight of this remarkable property has to be the gorgeous wrap-around gardens, providing a secluded haven that's perfect for relaxing and entertaining. Imagine enjoying a lazy summer evening in your own private oasis, surrounded by fragrant flowers and lush greenery.

As you enter the property, you're greeted with a sense of warmth and character, with the original features adding a touch of charm to the interior design. The property comprises two spacious reception rooms, perfect for spending quality time with your loved ones. The first reception room has a welcoming ambiance, with a cozy fireplace and plenty of natural light pouring through the large windows. The second reception room is equally inviting, with elegant features and an intimate atmosphere.

The stunning property features five generously sized bedrooms over 2 floors(or additional reception space), providing ample space for a growing family or accommodating guests. Each room has been thoughtfully designed with comfort and style in mind, ensuring you have a peaceful and relaxing space to unwind after a long day.

The property's location is unbeatable, with Durham City just a stone's throw away. You'll have access to all the amenities and attractions that this historic city has to offer, including top-rated schools, shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions.

In summary, this beautiful semi-detached home with its stunning wrap-around gardens and original features is a must-see property. The dwelling enjoys ample car parking and a double garage.

Don't miss the opportunity to make this breathtaking property your forever home.

Reception Hallway

Feature spindle staircase leading to the first floor. Radiator. Two double glazed windows. Solid wood flooring.


4.5974m x 4.0894m - 15'1" x 13'5"
Solid wood flooring. Bay window. Radiator. Feature fireplace in cast iron. Cornice, decorative rose and original coving.

Dining Room

4.6228m x 4.4704m - 15'2" x 14'8"
Walk in bay window. Radiator. Original feature fireplace. Coving. Solid wood flooring.


4.4704m x 2.8956m - 14'8" x 9'6"
Free standing base units. Inglenook with range master Aga. Glazed tiling to the floor. Ceramic sink unit. Under stair storage cupboard. Double glazed window. Door access into a large walk in pantry. Opening to a utility space where there is plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Ceramic sink unit. Double glazed window. Double glazed door into the rear courtyard.

First Floor Landing


4.0894m x 3.7846m - 13'5" x 12'5"
Window. Radiator. Feature fireplace. Original coving.


4.6228m x 3.429m - 15'2" x 11'3"
Cast iron fire. Radiator. Window.


3.8354m x 2.4638m - 12'7" x 8'1"
UPVC double glazed window. Radiator.


Free standing bath. Low level flush WC. Separate walk in shower enclosure with electric shower. Pedestal hand wash basin. Attractive glazed coordinated splashback. Solid wood flooring. Radiator. Double glazed window. Airing cupboard housing the hot water tank.

Second Floor Landing


3.6322m x 2.8956m - 11'11" x 9'6"
UPVC double glazed window. Radiator. Excellent open aspect with views over the City.


6.7056m x 3.6322m - 22'0" x 11'11"
UPVC double glazed framed window. Feature fireplace. Storage. Bespoke seating. Excellent open aspect


Accessed initially by a shared driveway at the frontage then leads onto an onsite driveway providing ample off street parking and leads to detached double garage which has power and lighting electric door To the front and side of the property are mature extensive landscaped gardens. Summer house and garden shed and greenhouse. Planted flower and shrubs. Pergola. Large seating and patio areas. Raised decking area. External power, lighting and water tap. The garden enjoys an excellent degree of privacy from neighbouring properties. Gate leading to the wrap around garden. To the rear a wall enclosed courtyard. Brick outbuilding one is a storage area the other an outside WC with hand basin. Wood flooring. Exposed brick work, sky light, power and lighting.

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PARKINGDetails of how and where vehicles can be parked, and any associated costs.Read more about parking in our glossary page.
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The Villas Whitesmocks, Durham, County Durham, DH1


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  • Durham Station0.8 miles
  • Chester-le-Street Station4.8 miles
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