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Front Street, Pelton Fell, Chester Le Street, DH2

Added on 23/11/2020
J W Wood, Chester Le Street
Barn Conversion

Key features

  • Stone Built Detached House
  • Gardens & Double Garage
  • 2 Reception Rooms & 3 Double Bedrooms
  • Conservatory, Office, Utility & Cloakroom/wc
  • Family Bathroom & En Suite
  • Stone Built Barn With Planning Permission
  • Detached Property With Off Street Parking
  • Adjacent Paddock & Woodland
  • Scenic Position Overlooking Adjacent Memorial Park
  • Planning Reference: DM/15/00222/FPA

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Opportunity to acquire a substantial detached house together with a stone built barn with planning permission for residential conversion and an adjacent paddock.

Torvaig is a spacious individually designed stone built house occupying a large site with ample parking, large double garage and good size garden overlooking woodland and the Pelton Fell Memorial Park. The property is set behind stone walls and is accessed via wrought iron double gates. It is an exceptional family home and briefly comprises Porch, Hall, Cloakroom/wc, 21ft Lounge, large Conservatory, Dining room, Kitchen/Breakfast room, Utility room and Office. To the first floor there are three double Bedrooms, a large En Suite Shower Room and a family Bathroom/wc. The specification includes gas central heating with combination boiler, uPVC double glazing and security system.

The stone built barn has planning permission to convert to a detached three bedroom dwelling to include off street parking, adjacent paddock and woodland. The property will comprise Lounge, large Kitchen/Dining room, Utility room and two ground floor Bedrooms with family Bathroom/wc. The spacious first floor Master Bedroom will feature an En Suite facility. The plot has an appealing location overlooking woodland and the Pelton Fell Memorial Park. It is set behind stone walls and will feature gated shared access with Torvaig.

Planning Reference: DM/15/00222/FPA

This village location lies only a few minutes drive from Chester le Street, which has a wide range of shops, bars, restaurants and leisure facilities. The town has excellent road and rail links with access to the A1M and a railway station on the main east coast railway line linking London and Edinburgh.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

2.1m x 1.5m

Composite front door, slate tiled floor.

Entrance Hall

3.8m x 2.29m

Slate tiled floor, cupboard under stairs, telephone point, double radiator.


2.29m x 1.55m

White suite comprising pedestal wash basin, low level wc, slate tiled floor, extractor fan, radiator.


6.5m x 3.5m

Front to rear. Open fire in Victorian style fireplace including cast iron fire, tiled inset and black marble hearth, wall lights, tv point, two double radiators, uPVC double glazed french windows to Conservatory.


4.27m x 3.05m

Art rear. Stone built with slate tiled floor, two double radiators and double doors to gardens.

Dining Room

4.1m x 2.44m

At rear. Radiator.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

4.1m x 2.95m

At rear. Base and wall units, worktops, dishwasher, fridge, integral cooking appliances including electric oven and hob, extractor hood, stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap, part tiled walls, tiled floor, radiator.

Utility Room

3.78m x 2.87m

At rear. Stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap, plumbing for washing machine, uPVC back door.


2.77m x 1.98m

At rear. Wall mounted combination boiler, radiator.

First Floor


3.58m x 2.67m

Arched window.

Bedroom 1

4.72m x 3.5m

At front. Double radiator.

En Suite

3.5m x 1.65m

White suite comprising low level wc with concealed cistern, wash basin in vanity unit, large tiled shower cubicle with mains overhead shower and hand held shower attachment, tiled walls and floor, extractor fan, chrome heated towel rail.

Bedroom 2

3.76m x 2.8m

At rear. Wood laminate flooring, radiator.

Bedroom 3

3.73m x 2.62m

At rear. Hatch to loft, wood laminate flooring, radiator.


2.87m x 2.67m

At front. Panelled bath with shower attachment, pedestal wash basin and low level wc, part tiled walls, extractor fan, double radiator.

Double Garage

5.77m x 5.72m

Remote controlled roller door, power and light, storage in roof space.


There is a good size garden to rear with an attractive outlook over woodland and Pelton Fell Memorial Park.


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Front Street, Pelton Fell, Chester Le Street, DH2


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Chester-le-Street Station1.3 miles
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