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Orchard Gardens, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH3

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J W Wood, Chester Le Street

Key features

  • Magnificent Detached Property
  • Extensive Corner Plot
  • Large Mature South Facing Gardens
  • Double Garage & Gated Parking
  • Sought After Location
  • Character & Elegance Combined With Modern Living
  • Stunning & Very Spacious Interior
  • 4 Double Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
  • 5 Reception Rooms Including 23ft Office
  • Superb Refitted Kitchen/Breakfast Room

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Tucked away at the head of a small cul de sac in one of the most sought after locations of Chester le Street, this magnificent detached period property just has to be seen to be fully appreciated. With extensive mature south facing gardens together with double garage and plentiful parking, this is a wonderful, but rare opportunity to acquire a superb family home in a highly regarded location at the southern end of town. The property's spacious and elegant interior boasts numerous outstanding features with very generous room sizes, combining the very best of character and modern living. It has an impressive spacious Hall with vaulted ceiling opening to the galleried landing above, five Reception rooms, including a 23ft Office/Games room, superb 18ft refitted Kitchen/Breakfast room, Utility and Cloaks/wc, Conservatory, four double Bedrooms and two Bathrooms. A unique and very special family property.

Orchard Gardens is ideally situated close to Chester le Street's town centre amenities and the attractive Riverside Park area adjacent to the River Wear and First Class County Cricket ground. It therefore lies within walking distance of the towns many shops and leisure facilities. The town is an excellent commuter base with good road links to Durham City, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne and Sunderland. The town's railway station, also within walking distance is situated on the main east coast line linking London and Edinburgh.

Ground Floor

Entrance Lobby

Composite front door, corniced ceiling, oak flooring.

Entrance Hall

10.36m x 2.24m

Vaulted ceiling, oak flooring, turned spindles to staircase, smoke alarm, cupboard under stairs, three radiators, composite back door.


Low level wc, vanity wash basin.


6.15m x 5.94m

At front. Living flame coal effect gas fire in period style fireplace coving, three radiators.

Dining Room

5.36m x 3.96m

At side. Two built in cupboards, double radiator, double doors to Conservatory.


4.17m x 3.02m

At side. Brick built conservatory with double glazed windows, tv point, electric heater, uPVC double glazed french windows to back garden.

Sitting Room

3.78m x 3.25m

At rear. Living flame coal effect gas fire, double radiator.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

5.61m x 3.68m

At rear. Refitted with cream coloured base and wall units, black granite worktops, gas Aga, stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap, dishwasher, recessed downlighters, open to Garden Room.

Garden Room

6.99m x 3.18m

At rear. Multi fuel stove, hardwood flooring, tv point, recessed downlighters, double radiator, staircase to first floor Office, uPVC double glazed french windows to back garden.

Office/Games Room

7m x 3.23m

At rear. Hardwood flooring, recessed downlighters, hatch to loft, double radiator.

Utility Room

2.36m x 1.98m

At side. Base units and worktops, stainless steel sink unit and drainer, plumbing for washing machine, part tiled walls, wall mounted gas boiler, radiator.

First Floor


4.75m x 3.56m

Hatch to loft, turned spindles to staircase, smoke alarm, double glazed velux window.

Bedroom 1

7.7m x 3.33m

At rear. Fitted bedroom furniture, wood laminate flooring, cupboard containing hot water storage cylinder, two radiators.

En Suite

2.03m x 1.96m

Refitted with white suite comprising wash basin in vanity unit, low level wc, tiled shower cubicle with mains shower, tiled walls, shaver point, recessed downlighters, double radiator.

Bedroom 2

4.27m x 3.84m

At front. Fitted bedroom furniture, eaves storage cupboards, double radiator.

Bedroom 3

4.62m x 3.84m

At side. Radiator.

Bedroom 4

2.9m x 2.87m

At front. Eaves storage cupboards, radiator.


4.34m x 1.75m

At side. Refitted with white suite comprising corner bath, pedestal wash basin, low level wc, bidet, tiled shower cubicle with mains shower, tiled walls and floor, shaver point, recessed downlighters, chrome heated towel rail.


7.57m x 3.25m

Up and over door, power and light.


3.96m x 3.86m

Up and over door, power and light, tap.


Wrought iron double gates, block paved double drive, slate chippings and paving. There is an extensive enclosed lawned garden which is south facing to rear and side with paved and block paved patios, raised decking with wrought iron railings.


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Orchard Gardens, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH3


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Chester-le-Street Station0.6 miles
  • Durham Station4.7 miles
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J W Wood, Chester Le Street

3 Front Street, Chester Le Street, DH3 3BQ

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