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St Nicholas Drive, Whitesmocks, Durham, DH1








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Key features

  • Extended Traditional Semi
  • Large Corner Plot
  • Extensive Gardens with Open Fields to the rear
  • Three Reception Rooms plus Sunlounge
  • Modern Kitchen installed 2022
  • Well Presented Accommodation


Situated on a large corner plot at the head of a cul-de-sac, this extended, and much improved semi-detached house is an ideal family home.

The property was built in the 1950s and substantially extended in 2004. It has a large private garden to the rear, which overlooks open fields, uPVC double glazing, and gas-fired central heating with a combination boiler. The house offers flexible accommodation, which comprises on the ground floor, an entrance hallway, a large lounge with bay window, a cloakroom w.c., a sitting room with double doors to the dining room which leads to a study/ sunlounge and there is a large modern kitchen (installed in 2022). On the first floor are four bedrooms (one with en-suite), a large family bathroom with a free-standing bath, and a separate double shower cubicle. There is a forecourt garden to the front, a driveway leading to a large private parking area and a garage. The rear garden has extensive lawn areas, patio areas, trees, shrubs, and a shed.

St Nicholas Drive is an extremely pleasant cul-de-sac of traditional-style properties on the outskirts of Durham City, where a comprehensive range of shopping and recreational facilities is available. It is within walking distance of the University Hospital, the Land Registry offices, Durham Johnston, and St Leonard's Schools. Whitesmocks is ideal for commuting as it lies on the A(167) Highway, which provides good road links to other regional centres.

Agent notes:
Council tax band E.
Mains Electricity, water (not metered) and sewerage.
Fibre broadband available to the postcode, no cable available, mobile phone coverage by major networks.
Official flood risk - Rivers & seas - very low, surface water - very low.


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Band: E
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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St Nicholas Drive, Whitesmocks, Durham, DH1


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  • Durham Station0.9 miles
  • Chester-le-Street Station4.8 miles
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J W Wood, Durham City

7 Old Elvet, Durham City, DH1 3HL

J W Wood, Durham City

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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