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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Frosterley, Bishop Auckland

Sold STC £250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Original Features
  • Stone Built
  • Parking for Multiple Vehicles
  • Workshop
  • Rural
  • Paddock
  • Potential Development Opportunity
  • Stables
  • One Bed Annex
  • Grade II Listed

Full description

 

The Property

This Stone Built Detached Grade II Listed Farmhouse has many of the original features including internal doors, window shutters and beamed ceilings, which means it's maintained it's classic charm.  The panoramic views over the countryside from the property, alongside the many walks and cycle routes in the area, make this the perfect choice for those looking for the rural, outdoors lifestyle. It has unlimited potential either as a family home, holiday lets or a combination of both due to having the annexe. As it is in need to refurbishing it is a blank canvas for the new owners to put their own stamp on the property. The annexe could be invaluable for larger families with older children or extended families or to be let as a holiday home. The workshop could be converted for many uses such as a large games/snooker room or studio apartment (subject to planning permission). The property is Chain Free.

The AreaWeardale is a much sought after area along the Wear Valley. Frosterley has its own primary school, convenience store and public houses and is situated between the larger towns of Stanhope and Wolsingham where many more facilities can be found including a range of local shops, schools and leisure facilities. Open countryside and the dramatic natural features and the many local beauty spots all within commuting distance of Newcastle, Durham, Darlington and Teeside, accessible via the road networks, A689, A68 and A1(M) make this an idyllic location. Viewing is a must to fully understand the property and location on offer.

The Property comprises:

Hallway

Entered via the half glazed wooden door to an inner lobby with double doors leading to the Hallway with doors to, lounge and dining room,  a second set of double original doors leading to a second Hallway.

Lounge 4.61m x 4.32m

With Sash Windows complete with original Shutters, brick fire surround housing a multi-fuel fire.

Dining Room 4.3m x 4.7m

Original Beams, Sash Window with Original Shutters, Multifuel Fire set in a brick fireplace, doors leading to Kitchen and Annexe.

Kitchen 3.9m x 2.6m

With sash window and additional window, a range of solid wood base and wall units accompanied with solid wood worktops, space for dishwasher and washing machine, Belfast sink with chrome mixer tap, Multifuel Aga set in Brick fireplace which heats both the hot water and central heating for the main property, original beams, tiled flooring, door leading to second hallway.

Second Hallway

With double doors to Hallway, inner porch leading to the rear entrance door, door to study and stairs to the galleried landing, Sash Window with Shutters, cupboard housing the electric fuse box.

Study 3.5m x 2.6m

Sash Window, tiled floor

Master Bedroom 4.64m x 3.8m

Sash Window, storage cupboard, door to en-suite and radiator.

Ensuite  2.32 x 2.32

Some restricted head height due to the original beams, White suite comprising of wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap, WC, bath with chrome taps, electric shower above and glass shower screen and white towel rail.

Bedroom Two 4.62m x 3.6m 

Sash Window, storage cupboard and radiator.

Bedroom Three 3.5m x 3m

Sash Window and radiator.

Bedroom Four  3.5m x 2.6m

With some restricted head height in places due to original beams, window and radiator.

Bathroom 2.8m x 2.6m

With some restricted head height due to the original beams, White suite comprising of WC, vanity unit with wash hand basin and chrome mixer tap, corner jacuzzi bath with mood lighting, window and towel rail.

Annexe

One bedroom Annexe with independent entrance door leading into Kitchen. The Annexe is heated by oil fired central heating and propane gas for the hot water system, independent of the main property.

Lounge 4.6m x 2.7m

With Duel aspect windows Multifuel fire set in a brick fireplace, storage cupboards,  original beams, doors to annexe kitchen and main dining room.

Kitchen  2.5m x 2.64m

With a range of base units with space for fridge and cooker, sink with drainer and chrome mixer tap, sash window, door leading to bathroom and stairs with an alcove with plumbing for washing machine, leading to the bedroom.

Bathroom 1.8 m x 1.7m

Comprises of four piece bathroom suite, WC, Bidet, Wash hand basin and Bath with Victorian style mixer tap with shower attachment, window and radiator.

Bedroom  4.9m max x 2.6m

Sash Window with window seat, radiator.

Externally to the Front Elevation

Landscaped garden to the front of the property with mature shrubs and planting. Parking for several vehicles leading to the Large Carport and workshop/storage area, access to one of the stables.

Externally to the Rear

Parking for several vehicles, three Stables currently being used as storage by the current owner, Workshop above the stables with access to the main building loft area, storage area currently being used as a log shed access to the land to rear and Paddock. There are also many other storage areas.

Workshop 9.9m x 4.88 max

Paddock

Access

The Property is situated along a narrow lane, look out for the sign for Fineburn Caravan Park.



Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 May 2018

Nearest station

  • Bishop Auckland (12.7 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Bishop Auckland (12.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

YOPA, National

22 Arlington Street London SW1A 1RD

01303 473360 Local call rate

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