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Old Cassop, Co Durham, DH6








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Key features

  • 4 Bedroom Semi Detached House
  • House Set In Approximately 1 Acre Of Land
  • Well Presented Throughout
  • Refitted Kitchen And Bathroom
  • Detached Garage And Stable Block
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Rarely available on the open market, we are delighted to offer for sale this good sized four bedroomed semi detached property occupying a spacious site adjoining open countryside and has the additional benefit of a detached double garage, four stables and approximately an acre of paddock land with established orchard and wildlife pond. The property is a registered smallholding. This property would be suitable for a wide range of potential buyers including equestrian, potential smallholders and anyone wanting to live close to the city, yet in a rural idyll.

The property has been improved by our clients since their occupation to create a lovely family home which has a spacious and flexible floor plan comprising: entrance hallway, cloakroom/wc and shower room, storage cupboard, fantastic open plan lounge/dining area and kitchen, all of which have solid wooden flooring.

The lounge area has a feature wood burning stove and opens through to the dining area which flows into the kitchen with a range of modern floor and wall units, plumbing and space for washing machine and dishwasher. There is an additional family room which is double aspect and has a door giving access to the gardens. To the first floor there are four bedrooms, two of which are very good-sized doubles, and a fully refitted bathroom with suite comprising low level wc, traditional style pedestal wash hand basin, walk in shower cubicle with low profile tray and a freestanding traditional style bath.

The outside area to the property is where it really comes into its own with the whole area approaching an acre in size with wildlife areas, an established orchard, formal lawned garden and additonal areas subdivided for other uses, four decent sized stables/outbuildings with water and power and ample parking on a block paved driveway which also gives access to a detached double garage with light and power.

The property has great green credentials with an ‘A’ rated EPC an air source heat pump which was installed in 2023 providing heating (RHI payments paid quarterly), an electric car charging point as well as solar panels on the southerly and westerly aspects benefitting from the FIT

Old Cassop is a small semi rural hamlet which has distant views of Durham Cathedral and is just off the A(181) Highway which provides access to Durham City Centre where there are comprehensive shopping and recreational facilities and amenities available. It also offers good road links to the A(19) Highway which in turn offers excellent road links to Teesside and Wearside. It is approximately two and a half miles from the A1(M) junction at Bowburn.

Agents Note: The property is on a septic tank shared with the neighbouring house as with the water supply which is metered (shared meter with 4 neighbouring properties)

Council Tax Band - C


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Band: C

Old Cassop, Co Durham, DH6


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J W Wood, Durham City

7 Old Elvet, Durham City, DH1 3HL

JW Wood has been serving County Durham since 1910, as an independent firm of estate agents and surveyors. We offer comprehensive services on all property matterse to people who are looking for a home in an area covered by our six branches which are located at key locations throughout the North East.

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