4 bedroom detached house for sale

Merrybent, Darlington

Sold STC £399,000

Property Description

Key features

  • INDIVIDUALLY DESIGNED
  • LARGE PLOT
  • FOUR DOUBLE BEDROOMS
  • TWO EN-SUITES
  • DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE
  • LARGE DRIVEWAY
  • FULLY ENCLOSED GARDENS

Full description

**NO ONWARD CHAIN** Individually designed and built in 1994 'Redlands' is a substantial Four Bedroomed Detached Residence fully enclosed occupying a site of approximately 1/4 acre. Offering well planned, versatile family accommodation and situated just outside of Darlington in the desirable village of Merrybent, this fine residence is well maintained and immaculately presented with spacious living accommodation and four double bedrooms, two of which have en-suite facilities.

Set back from the road and positioned in the most delightful, landscaped gardens to both the front and rear, the property also has ample parking and turning spaces. The detached, brick built, two storey double garage with apex roof, has space in abundance and the second storey is easily accessed by wooden staircase.

Warmed by Oil Central Heating, with the benefit of a Security Alarm System and Double Glazing, the accommodation briefly comprises: Entrance Porch leading to the welcoming Reception Hallway, with balustrade staircase to the first floor, and access to the ground floor Cloaks/wc. The generously proportioned Lounge has a bay window to the front aspect, coving to the ceiling and a most attractive feature fireplace with gas fire. Double glass doors from the Lounge lead to the Dining Room, which in turn has sliding patio doors to the rear garden making it light and airy. The Kitchen/Breakfast Room is accessed from both the Hallway and the Dining Room and again, is of a particularly good size, being a good social space, fitted with a range of solid wood wall, floor and drawer units and a host of integrated appliances to include: NEFF dishwasher, fridge and Stoves electric oven. In addition the room is enhanced by down lighting to the units and an illuminated display cabinet. The Kitchen also boasts a good sized walk in storage cupboard/pantry and, as one would expect in such a property, there is a useful Utility Room, which has an entrance door leading to the side and the floor mounted boiler is situated here. There is a stainless steel sink unit and plumbing for an automatic washing machine. And finally, to the ground floor, there is a further generous size reception room, which is currently used as a study with a range of fitted units and worktops.

To the first floor the galleried landing area provides access to the insulated loft and access to the four double bedrooms. The Master Bedroom, overlooking the rear gardens has a range of full length fitted wardrobes and its own en suite bathroom facilities. Bedroom Two overlooks the front aspect with great views across to the River Tees in the distance and again boasts a range of fitted wardrobes as well as a built in storage cupboard and en suite shower facilities. Bedroom Three overlooks the front aspect and is currently a Hobby Room for the current owners, and Bedroom Four overlooks the rear aspect and is currently used as a further Study. The family Bathroom/WC has been fitted with a cream suite which comprises of: safety panelled bath, wc and hand basin and in addition there is a separate shower cubicle with mains led shower and the room has been attractively finished with ceramic tiling.

Externally, the well planned and established gardens consist mature trees, shrubs and flowers and have been well maintained. The front garden is enclosed by a high brick built wall and there are double wrought iron gates which lead to the tarmacked driveway and ample parking. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn and there is an ornamental pond. There is access from both sides of the property to the delightful rear garden which is enclosed by fencing and again mainly laid to lawn with patio seating areas adding interest and well stocked borders with an array of flowers and shrubs. The detached double garage which measures 17'01 x 18'08 is to the rear of the plot and has an electric door, its own electric and water supply and an alarm system. To the rear of the garage there is a full sized staircase that leads to the second storey which could be used as a Hobby Room or Workshop. The property enjoys open views to the front and rear is not overlooked and is conveniently situated with ease of access to Darlington Town Centre and the market town of Barnard Castle. There are excellent transport links to the A1(M), A66 and Darlington main line station.

Viewing is recommended at your earliest convenience to fully appreciate the accommodation that is on offer.

Entrance Vestibule - Leading to the:

Reception Hallway - Balustrade staircase to the first floor and access to the:

Cloaks/Wc - Fitted w/c,, handbasin and understairs storage cupboard.

Lounge - 7.34m x 4.52m (24'01 x 14'10) - Generously proportioned room with bay window to the front aspect, coving to the ceiling and feature fireplace with gas fire.

Dining Room - 4.24m x 3.61m (13'11 x 11'10) - Light and airy room having sliding patio doors to the rear aspect.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 3.12m x 6.81m (10'03 x 22'04) - Accessed from both the Hallway and the Dining Room and again, this room is of a particularly good size, being a good social space, and has been fitted with a range of solid wood wall, floor and drawer units and a host of integrated appliances to include: NEFF dishwasher, fridge and Stoves double electric fan oven. In addition, the room is enhanced by down lighting to the units and an illuminated display cabinet. The Kitchen also boasts a good sized walk in storage cupboard/pantry.

Utility - Useful room with a door leading to the side, floor mounted boiler, a stainless steel sink unit, plumbing for an automatic washing machine and wall and floor units.

Study - 3.35m x 3.35m (11'00 x 11'00) - A further reception room to the ground floor overlooking the front aspect and currently fully fitted with wall units and working surfaces.

Landing - Provides access to the insulated loft, airing cupboard housing the water cylinder, good storage cupboard with double doors and access to the four double bedrooms.

Bedroom 1 - 4.22m x 4.52m (13'10 x 14'10) - Master Bedroom overlooking the rear aspect with full length fitted wardrobes and base units providing tremendous storage.

En Suite - Leading from the Master Bedroom with facilities which include: corner bath, handbasin, w/c and bidet.

Bedroom 2 - 3.48m x 4.47m (11'05 x 14'08) - Guest bedroom overlooking the front aspect,boasting a range of fitted wardrobes as well as built in storage cupboard.

En Suite - Facilities comprising: corner shower cubicle with Mira shower, wc and handbasin.

Bedroom 3 - 3.58m x 3.25m (11'09 x 10'08) - Overlooking the front aspect, currently used as a hobby room.

Bedroom 4 - 2.49m x 3.68m (8'02 x 12'01) - Overlooking the rear aspect, currently used as a further study.

Bathroom/Wc - Fitted with a cream suite, comprising safety panelled bath, wc, handbasin, separate shower cubicle with mains led shower, and the room has been attractively finished with ceramic tiling.

Externally - The house sits on a fully enclosed plot of approximately 1/4 acre and is positioned well back from the road. The front garden is enclosed by a brick built wall and fencing and there are double wrought iron gates that lead to the tarmacked driveway and hard standing, with ample parking space. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with ornamental pond and there is access from both sides of the property to the delightful rear garden, which is enclosed by fencing and again, mainly laid to lawn with patio seating areas adding interest and well stocked boarders, an array of flowers and shrubs. The detached DOUBLE garage, measuring 17'1" x 18'8", is to the rear of the plot and has an electric door, its own electric and water supply and a separate alarm system. To the rear of the DOUBLE garage there is a fixed staircase that leads to the second storey, which provides easy accessable space.

Solar Panels - The 2.5kW photo voltaic roof mounted (solar panels) system is in contract with npower until December 2036. It provides an income of around £1200 per annum and free supplementary electricity to the house whilst the sun is shining.


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23 February 2018

Nearest stations

  • North Road (2.8 mi)
  • Darlington (3.0 mi)
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13 Duke Street, Darlington, DL3 7RX

01325 627330 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • North Road (2.8 mi)
  • Darlington (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Ann Cordey Estate Agents , Darlington

13 Duke Street, Darlington, DL3 7RX

01325 627330 Local call rate

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