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Key features

  • Stunning Cottage Style Home
  • Popular Village Location
  • Large Rear Garden With Gated Entry
  • Double Detached Garage
  • Ample Vehicle Parking
  • Sunny Rear Aspect
  • Fabulous Re-Fitted Kitchen
  • Family Bathroom & En-Suite
  • Spacious Floor Plan
  • Must be Viewed



A magnificent, delightful, and modern-style cottage residence situated in an idyllic village just beyond the borders of Durham City. Garden House can be found on South Street within the sought-after village of West Rainton, offering capacious family-oriented living spaces that seamlessly blend contemporary elegance with the enduring grace of its original features.

Presented without any chain and having recently undergone some renovation, we highly recommend conducting an internal inspection to truly appreciate the size and quality of this property.

Upon entering, you step into an inviting entrance vestibule that grants access to a spacious living area featuring wood flooring. The room is well-lit with ceiling downlights and opens up through double doors into a delightful and exquisite refitted living kitchen and dining area. This fabulous space has french doors opening to the rear garden and patio area. A convenient utility area and a downstairs cloaks/WC are also accessible from this central space. Additionally, there's an extra reception area or snug which has stairs leading to the first floor. The first floor boasts four generously sized bedrooms, with the master bedroom having a charming en-suite shower room/WC. For added luxury, there is a sumptuous family bathroom/WC, which features a separate shower cubicle.

The front of the property enjoys a scenic view of the village green, while the back features a spacious and secluded garden with ample lawn space, charming patio areas, gated entry, and enough parking space for multiple vehicles. This garden leads to the double detached garage. An additional perk is its southern orientation, making it a potential sun-soaked haven during the summer months.

Ground Floor -

Entrance Vestibule -

Living Room - 8.76m x 5.41m (28'9 x 17'9) -

Snug - 5.23m x 3.56m (17'2 x 11'8) -

Open Plan Living Kitchen Dining Room - 11.51m x 2.95m (37'9 x 9'8) -

Utility Room -

Wc -

First Floor -

Master Bedroom - 5.56m x 4.70m (18'3 x 15'5) -

En-Suite Shower Room/Wc -

Bedroom - 4.88m x 3.71m (16'0 x 12'2) -

Bedroom - 4.65m x 3.53m (15'3 x 11'7) -

Bedroom - 3.86m x 2.87m (12'8 x 9'5) -

Family Bathroom/Wc -

Agents Notes - Electricity Supply: Mains
Water Supply: Mains
Sewerage: Mains
Heating: Gas Central Heating
Broadband: Basic 2 Mbps, Superfast 132 Mbps, Ultrafast 1000 Mbps
Mobile Signal/Coverage: Good/Average
Tenure: Freehold
Council Tax: Durham County Council, Band D - Approx. £2265.98 pa
Energy Rating: C

The back lane entrance to the property has a right of access passage and is maintained by the local council. Neighbouring property have right of passage for access, bins etc.

Disclaimer: The preceding details have been sourced from the seller and Verification and clarification of this information, along with any further details concerning Material Information parts A, B & C, should be sought from a legal representative or appropriate authorities. Robinsons cannot accept liability for any information provided.


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COUNCIL TAXA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council Tax in our glossary page.
Band: D
PARKINGDetails of how and where vehicles can be parked, and any associated costs.Read more about parking in our glossary page.
GARDENA property has access to an outdoor space, which could be private or shared.
ACCESSIBILITYHow a property has been adapted to meet the needs of vulnerable or disabled individuals.Read more about accessibility in our glossary page.
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South Street, West Rainton, Houghton Le Spring


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  • Durham Station4.0 miles
  • Chester-le-Street Station4.1 miles
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Robinsons, Durham

1&2 Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3HL

Robinsons, Durham

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