4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

5 Corn Close, Barnard Castle, Durham

Sold STC £235,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

• Spacious, immaculate family home recently decorated throughout
• High specification kitchen
• 4 Generous bedrooms, 2 with en suite facilities
• Extensive, well stocked and landscaped garden
• Garage and large driveway

The Area
Startforth is on the fringe of the ever popular town of Barnard Castle and comprises an interesting variety of houses and cottages. It is situated only a mile from the town centre which is reached by a pleasant walk over the Tees, either via County Bridge or by the pedestrian Green Bridge. The village is also well serviced by local transport.

Startforth currently supports a Church and locally renowned nursery school. A broader range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities can be found within the town centre itself.

Barnard Castle is often referred to as the “Gateway to Teesdale” with many rural beauty spots close at hand. For the commuter, the A66, the A67 and the A1(M) provide links with the major commercial centres of the North East. Darlington mainline railway station and Durham Tees Valley international airport offer further communications with the rest of the country.

The Property
5 Corn Close is a semi detached family home which has been extended to make it one of the largest in the street and modernised and decorated to a very high standard throughout. The property offers flexible living accommodation with a large mature rear garden. There is uPVC double glazing and gas fired central heating.

A part glazed door leads into the spacious entrance hallway with cloak and boot cupboard, doors accessing the living accommodation and stairs rising to the first floor.

The open plan living/dining room is a superb family room offering a sociable living space. The living room has an electric flame effect stove which is set on a granite hearth with decorative timber mantel and surround. The living room opens into the dining room with access into the kitchen.

The dining room is a light room which is open plan flowing into the conservatory which is an excellent additional reception space. The conservatory has windows to three sides with a pleasant outlook over the rear garden and French doors leading out onto one of the patio areas. The well planned ground floor accommodation works as a superb entertaining area.

The kitchen has recently been fitted to a high specification, with modern oyster coloured shaker style units incorporating space saving fittings in the units, for example a pull out pantry style cupboard. The units have beautifully engineered, solid oak worktops and quality integrated appliances including a refrigerater/freezer and Bosch dishwasher with space for a range style oven. There is a stainless steel sink unit, tiled splash backs and window overlooking the rear garden. French doors lead onto a extensive decking area overlooking the rear garden. Also located within the kitchen there is access to a useful walk in under stair storage cupboard.

The utility is positioned to the front of the property with a uPVC door accessing the driveway. In this ancillary room there is ample under counter and full height space together with electricity sockets and plumbing for a range of white goods together with further cupboard storage.

The first floor boasts 3 good-sized double bedrooms, 2 of which are en suite, a single bedroom and family bathroom together with additional space in the attic room.

The spacious master bedroom comfortably accommodates large bedroom furniture and lies to the front of the property benefitting from an en suite shower room, comprising an enclosed chrome shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin with cream and terracotta tiling.

The second double bedroom is to the rear of the property enjoying views of the garden and also has an en suite shower room with wash hand basin and WC.

The third bedroom is another spacious double bedroom and the fourth bedroom is a single bedroom which is ideal for a nursery or study. Both bedrooms lie to the front of the property and enjoy an outlook to the countryside beyond.

The family bathroom has a luxury cream suite comprising a roll top bath, enclosed shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin. The room also has ornate coving and wood panelling to the walls finishing the room to a high standard.

The attic room is accessed via a pull down ladder and is boarded and carpeted providing a perfect space for storage or use as an occasional study or play room for older children and benefits from Velux windows and spot lighting.

Property ref: 121_230_4595050


Living Room 
4.04m x 4.05m (13' 3" x 13' 3")

Dining Room 
3.03m x 2.61m (9' 11" x 8' 7")

Conservatory 
4.00m x 2.15m (13' 1" x 7' 1")

Kitchen 
3.85m x 5.30m (12' 8" x 17' 5")

Utility Room 
2.60m x 2.00m (8' 6" x 6' 7")

Garage 
6.91m x 2.70m (22' 8" x 8' 10")

Bedroom One 
3.60m x 4.75m (11' 10" x 15' 7")

Bedroom Two 
3.02m x 4.02m (9' 11" x 13' 2")

En Suite Shower Room 

Bedroom Three 
4.04m x 3.55m (13' 3" x 11' 8")

Bedroom Four 
2.78m x 2.42m (9' 1" x 7' 11")

Bathroom 

Externally 
The property boasts a large gravel driveway to the front with space for four cars and a tandem garage that can be accessed from the front and rear of the property. The garage houses the boiler for the property.

To the rear there is an impressive enclosed garden with decking, patio and gravelled areas perfect for entertaining. A brick built barbeque creates a contemporary garden feature extending the fantastic entertaining space of the house. Wooden railway sleepers are also a feature throughout the garden and are utilised as steps down to the lawn area that is bordered with mature shrubs and also has a young apple tree and raised beds for growing vegetables.

EPC 
The property is currently rated 'D'.

Directions 
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed down The Bank and over County Bridge bearing around to the right. Take the first principal turning on the left-hand side towards Bowes/Brough.

Proceed uphill where the property is located on the left hand side and is identified by a George F White ‘For Sale’ board.

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Added on Rightmove:
21 August 2018

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01833 535006 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Bishop Auckland (13.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

George F.White, Barnard Castle

14c Redwell Court, Barnard Castle, County Durham DL12 8BN

01833 535006 Local call rate

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

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