5 bedroom detached house for sale

North Green, Staindrop, Darlington, County Durham, DL2

Offers in Region of £585,000

Property Description

Key features

  • The property has been upgraded and improved over recent years
  • Retains a wealth of period features
  • Flexible accommodation over three floors
  • Set in landscaped mature gardens
  • Off road parking and a range of stone outbuildings.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An elegant Grade II Listed five bedroom Georgian property consisting of many original features that you would expect from a property of this stature.

Location

Occupying an enviable position at the head of the village green and enjoying central views across the village. The village of Staindrop has a good range of services including, village pub, convenience store and post office, coffee shops, butchers, hair salon, primary school (rated outstanding by Ofsted in 2010) secondary school, nursery and church.

For the commuter the A688, A66 and A1 (M) provide links with the major commercial centres of the region. Darlington train station provides excellent links to London and Edinburgh along the East Coast mainline. This is complemented by Durham Tees Valley Airport and Newcastle and Leeds Bradford International Airports offering further communications with the rest of the country and overseas.

Description

A solid wood six panel entrance door gives access into a spacious reception hall, with stone flagged flooring and underfloor heating, an open spindle and baluster staircase leads to the first floor rooms. The drawing room is located at the front of the house and is a well-proportioned reception room overlooking the village green, with an attractive period fireplace with tiled inset and hearth, shaped cornicing to the ceiling and solid oak flooring. The dining room which is of equal proportion also enjoys a pleasant view to the front, with period cast iron fireplace with tiled inset and hearth and door leading into the kitchen. At the rear of the hall there is a Snug with stone fireplace and cast iron grate and stone flagged flooring. The kitchen/breakfast room is comprehensively fitted with an excellent range of oak wall and floor units, wall mounted plate rack, with granite work surfaces and upstands, twin Belfast style sink with mixer tap, a range of integrated appliances including dishwasher, duel fuel ‘Rangemaster’ style cooker and extractor hood, space for American style fridge/freezer, oak flooring and ample space for table and chairs for informal dining. The rear hall gives access to the rear garden and cellar and a useful utility room with plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for tumble dryer (with planning permission to replace the utility with utility and orangery).

To the first floor is a stunning feature arched window giving good natural light and leading to the first floor rooms, a staircase gives access to the second floor and there is a useful storage cupboard. The master bedroom which is a good double room with stripped and polished floorboards, views across the village green, a feature period cast iron fireplace and an en-suite shower room/w.c., comprising a fully tiled shower cubicle with mains fed shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level w.c.. Bedroom two which is similar in size and enjoys views across the green and also has a feature fireplace. Bedroom three is located at the rear of the house and enjoys views across the rear garden, period fireplace and fitted storage cupboard. The family bathroom is fitted with a white suite comprising free standing roll top bath with chrome shower mixer tap, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and separate shower cubicle with mains fed shower.

To the second floor there are two further double bedrooms and a shower room/w.c. and wash basin.

Externally
The house occupies an enviable prominent position at the head of the pretty village green and enjoys an open outlook. The formal front garden is well stocked and contains mature apple and pear trees. The rear gardens are of a good size and are predominately laid to lawn together with shaped flower beds, mature borders and orientated so that sunshine can be enjoyed throughout the day making this an ideal family garden. Double gates lead into a gravelled parking area. There is a good stone outbuilding to the rear of the house which has planning permission to convert to a home office, it is currently split into two storage rooms and a log and coal store.

General Information
Gas central heating, mains electricity, water and drainage.

Square Footage: 2,924 sq ft


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Added on Rightmove:
18 June 2018

Nearest station

  • Bishop Auckland (7.4 mi)
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01325 627327 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Bishop Auckland (7.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Darlington

26 Coniscliffe Road, Darlington, DL3 7JX

01325 627327 Local call rate

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