2 bedroom cottage for sale

Meadhope Street, Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Guide Price £185,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Charming stone built detached cottage ▪ Two double bedrooms ▪ Spacious living accommodation ▪ Two reception rooms ▪ In need of some internal modernisation ▪ Pleasant wall enclosed garden to the front ▪ UPVC double glazed throughout ▪ Convenient village location ▪ No onward chain

The Area
Wolsingham has a good range of every day facilities including doctors and dentist surgeries, chemist, independent grocers and other local businesses. The village is home to a primary school providing mixed education for 5 to 11 years of age, whilst Wolsingham School and Community College provides mixed schooling for 11 to 16 years of age. Both are within short walking distance of the property.

Wolsingham is found in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is known as the “Gateway to Weardale”. Surrounding countryside provides the setting for outdoor, leisure and country pursuits and stunning surrounding scenery is linked by a network of public footpaths, perfect for evening and weekend walks. Whilst retaining its rural aspect access is easily available to the major regional business centres such as Darlington, Durham and Newcastle and from here links to all areas of the UK can be found by rail. Newcastle International Airport and Durham Tees Valley Airport are both within an hour by car and offer both domestic and international flights.

The Property
18 Meadhope Street is a spacious, detached stone built cottage situated close to the centre of the sought after village of Wolsingham. The property includes a pleasant wall enclosed garden to the front and benefits from UPVC double glazed windows throughout. In need of some internal modernisation, the property has flexible accommodation and therefore would be suited to a variety of purchasers.

The main entrance to the property leads into a small reception vestibule which in turn leads to the living room which is located to the left hand side. The living room is generous in proportion and is flooded with natural light courtesy of dual aspect windows to the front and side.

Returning to the reception vestibule, the dining room features beams to the ceiling and a useful under stair storage cupboard, along with a fire place with electric fire, wood hearth and surround. There is a large double glazed window facing the front elevation, which overlooks the pleasant enclosed gardens.

The kitchen is accessed from the dining room and is fitted with a range of base storage units, along with contrasting working surfaces which incorporate a stainless steel sink with mixer taps and splash back tile surround. A double glazed window faces the side aspect, along with a UPVC door which leads into the front garden. From the kitchen is a useful store room which lends itself ideally as a utility room and is of good proportions and benefits from ample space for free standing appliances. There is also a further stone storage cupboard which has previously been used as a downstairs WC.

Leading from the kitchen lies the bathroom which benefits from a white suite comprising of a wash hand basin set upon a pedestal, a low level WC and a panel enclosed bath as well as two useful storage cupboards. The room is tiled to splash back and has a side-facing double glazed window.

Returning to the reception vestibule stairs rise to the first floor accommodation. The master bedroom is located to the left and is a good sized double which benefits from a built in storage cupboard. The room is light and airy courtesy of the large window overlooking the pleasant garden to the front elevation.

The second bedroom is also a good sized double and features three built in storage cupboards, along with a window to the front.

Property ref: 121_1601_4638737


Measurements 

Living Room 
4.18m x 3.65m (13' 9" x 12')

Dining Room 
4.18m x 3.45m (13' 9" x 11' 4")

Kitchen 
4.47m x 2.23m (14' 8" x 7' 4")

Bathroom 

Master Bedroom 
4.22m x 3.67m (13' 10" x 12')

Bedroom Two 
4.18m x 3.09m (13' 9" x 10' 2")

Externally 
To the front of the property is a pleasant, wall enclosed garden predominantly laid to lawn with a gravelled border and a wide variety of flowers and mature shrubbery, along with a small paved seating area and useful outhouse.

(EPC) EEC next to EIR 
This property is currently rated ‘E’.

Directions 
From Wolsingham Market place head north onto Angate Street turning immediately right onto Meadhope Street, proceed for approximately 200 yards, passing the Black Lion public house on the right hand side and continue straight on and the property is located on the right hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
19 August 2018

Nearest station

  • Bishop Auckland (9.6 mi)
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George F.White, Wolsingham

8 Front Street, Wolsingham, DL13 3AA

01388 334704 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

George F.White, Wolsingham

8 Front Street, Wolsingham, DL13 3AA

01388 334704 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Bishop Auckland (9.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

George F.White, Wolsingham

8 Front Street, Wolsingham, DL13 3AA

01388 334704 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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