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Ivy House, 35 Tudhoe Village, Durham

Guide Price £599,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Village Location
  • Substantial Character Property
  • Spacious and Flexible Accommodation
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Garage

Full description

Accommodation in Brief
Entrance Porch | Hallway | Sitting Room | Drawing Room | Reception Room | Study | Kitchen | Orangery | Utility Room | Boot Room | Downstairs Cloakroom | Master Bedroom | Two En-suite Bedrooms | One Further Bedroom | Family Bathroom

Garage | Tool Room | Gardens

The Property
Ivy House is a charming detached stone built house built circa 1830's. Offering deceptively spacious accommodation, sitting in a prominent central location overlooking the pretty village green. Internally, the property offers bright and flexible well-presented accommodation over two floors with high-quality fixtures and fittings complemented by tasteful décor and sash windows throughout.

The front porch with glazed windows to two sides and slate floor opens into the hallway. Offering feature coving and oak flooring through to the drawing room, sitting room, study and main reception hall with French doors into the orangery and kitchen and stairs to the upper floor.

The drawing room, the first of the reception rooms, is to the front elevation, and offers a working fire with cast iron insert and attractive marble surround and coving to the ceiling.

To the opposite side of the hallway is the sitting room, also to the front elevation. Another room of good size with living flame gas fire, slate hearth and surround, and to the alcoves; ornate dresser style units with shelving and recessed lighting and additional storage.

The third of the reception rooms is the reception hallway. This impressive light and spacious room, with attractive alcove and recessed lighting is suitable for a variety of uses. Currently used as a comfortable sitting area, with direct access to the study, orangery and kitchen, along with utility area. Double half glazed doors lead to the good size study offering an exposed stone feature wall with attractive fireplace and wood burning stove, storage cupboard and two windows to the side elevation.

The kitchen, with window to the rear, offers a good range of cream wall and base units, corner larder, ceramic Belfast sink and gas hob set within complimentary marble work surfaces with feature wall slate tiling and splashback. Integral appliances include a double oven, microwave and dishwasher, space for an American-style fridge/freezer and attractive porcelain floor tiling which continues through to the orangery. This lovely space with glass roof, allowing in lots of natural light, is currently used for either informal dining or sitting and has attractive feature slate to the walls and French doors leading to the garden. The useful boot room and downstairs Cloakroom and WC is to the side elevation, giving access to the garage with electric door, storage room and a stable door leads to the side garden.

An elegant spindled staircase leads from the reception hall up to the bright gallaried landing, with wooden doors to four double bedrooms. The stunning master bedroom, with views to the front, currently uses the third bedroom as a dressing area, with fitted wardrobes and access to the en-suite bathroom that is Jack-and-Jill to the landing. With freestanding roll top bath with shower over, walk-in shower, wash-hand basin set within a vanity unit, heated towel rail and WC, recessed lighting and part tiled walls and floor tiling. Two further double bedrooms, both with en-suite shower rooms and one with a dressing room complete the upstairs accommodation.

Externally
The front of the house is bordered by mature beds with a variety of flowers, climbers and shrubs and stone wall boundary with a metal entrance gate and attractive metal railings. To the rear of the property is the private secluded garden, offering a lovely quiet space to relax and enjoy the surroundings. A terrace with attractive border planting, lawn and boundary shrubs and trees, provides an ideal outdoor entertaining space accessed from the orangery. Another terrace to the side of the property can be accessed from the boot room, and provides a further outdoor seating area.

Local Information
Tudhoe Village offers a popular gastro pub/restaurant, shop and is on a bus route. It's an ideal location for those wishing to enjoy the countryside yet be conveniently positioned for schools and all the amenities in Durham City Centre. Spennymoor offers everyday facilities including convenience stores and medical centre while Durham is within easy reach and provides comprehensive cultural, recreational and shopping facilities.

For schooling, there is an infant school and primary school in Bowburn together with a number of other primary schools in nearby villages. Durham offers a wide choice of primary and secondary schools together with a choice of private day and boarding schools.

For the commuter, there are good road connections to Durham City Centre and also to the A1(M) which provides access north and south to Newcastle and Darlington. The rail station in Durham offers main line services to major UK cities north and south and Newcastle International Airport is also within easy reach.

Approximate Mileages
Durham City Centre 5.2 miles | Bishop Auckland 6.7 miles | A1(M) 7 miles | Darlington 18.7 miles | Newcastle City Centre 25.8 miles | Newcastle International Airport 32 miles


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Added on Rightmove:
03 July 2018

Nearest stations

  • Durham (4.6 mi)
  • Bishop Auckland (5.1 mi)
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  • Durham (4.6 mi)
  • Bishop Auckland (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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