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Hill Top, Esh, Durham, DH7








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Key features

  • Stunning Detached Family House
  • Sat On Approximately 0.89 Acre Plot.
  • 2 Reception Rooms & 3 Double Bedrooms
  • Stunning Open Views
  • Double Garage & Additional Workshop
  • Viewing Essential To Fully Appreciate The Plot


Rarely does the opportunity arise to purchase such a private three bedroomed detached family home sat on a plot extending to approximately 0.89 of an acre with far reaching views to farmland across the rear.

The property has been lovingly updated and refurbished by our clients during their ownership and most recently has been fully rendered externally, including a new boiler and replacement double glazing fitted in 2023. The sweeping driveway provides ample parking which gives access to a large entrance porch which includes plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, stable door giving access to the kitchen and it is fully double glazed and provides open views across the garden and farmland. There is a 24' long double aspect lounge with windows to both the front and rear with cast iron multi fuel stove, double doors opening through to the dining room which in turn has French doors opening onto the side garden, both the lounge and dining room have solid wood floors. The kitchen is fitted with a contemporary range of floor and wall units with granite worktops, inset Belfast sink, space for combined gas and electric Range stove, integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher. To the first floor there is a good sized landing, three bedrooms, the main bedroom overlooking the garden to the rear and having fabulous views and the second bedroom having a wall of fitted wardrobes providing ample storage, and a refitted bathroom with a claw foot roll top freestanding bath, low level wc, wash hand basin and walk in double shower cubicle.

As previously mentioned, the property sits on a plot which is approximately 0.89 of an acre with the majority of the gardens being laid to lawn overlooking farmland with an uninterrupted view across the valley. There is a summer house and wood store, as well as a double garage measuring 24' x 20'7" with two separate double wooden opening doors. There is ample parking on a gravelled driveway, as well as a separate detached garage/workshop measuring 22'4" x 16'3" with double wooden opening doors, light and power, as well as additional parking.

All in all, this property must be viewed to fully appreciate everything that it has to offer and for the right person, subject to obtaining the necessary planning permissions, could be extended.

Agent notes: Council Tax band E
Utilities - Mains water (not metered), sewerage and gas.
Gas fired central heating and double glazing fitted in 2023.
Fibre broadband available to the postcode, no cable available, mobile phone coverage by major networks.
Flood risk - very low.


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Band: E

Hill Top, Esh, Durham, DH7


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  • Durham Station3.9 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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