3 bedroom property for sale

Lartington, Barnard Castle

Offers in Excess of £460,000

Property Description

Key features

  • ICONIC Country Residence
  • Lovely 7.64m/25'0" Sitting Room
  • 5.96m/19'6" Kitchen/Dining Room
  • 3 Double Bedrooms
  • Bath/Shower Room & sep. Shower Room
  • Surrounding Gardens - Lovely Views
  • CLOCK TOWER, GARAGE & STUDIO
  • Immense Character & History
  • For Sale with NO ONWARD CHAIN

Full description

An Iconic Grade II C19th Listed Country Home of immense character & History – a Landmark former School & Schoolmaster’s House, & Clock Tower - a significant feature of the village & former BED & BREAKFAST. The accommodation exudes great charm & appeal: a lovely 7.64m/25'0" Sitting Room (Former School Room) with an impressive fireplace (Dated 1602) & multi-fuel stove, a 5.96m/19'6" 2016 re-fitted Granite’ Kitchen/Dining Room, 3 double Bedrooms, Bath/Shower Room & separate Shower Room - & the CLOCK TOWER with the ‘Witham 1887 clock’. There is a GARAGE & STUDIO, surrounding Gardens & lovely rear views. Gas Central heating. For Sale with NO ONWARD CHAIN.
Lartington is a pretty village in the Teesdale Valley, just over 2 miles from the thriving market town of Barnard Castle, home of the world famous Bowes Museum. The surrounding countryside is stunning - an area ideal for walking, cycling, exploring & fly fishing. There is good area-wide road access: A67 about 3miles, A66 about 4 miles, A1(M) 16 miles & M6 about 33 miles; Richmond 17 miles, Darlington (Mainline Rail Station - 2 hours 20 minutes to LONDON kings Cross) 19 miles. Local schools include Barnard Castle Prep & Independent Schools.

Front Entrance -

Hall - Radiator, recessed window to rear & staircase to first floor.

Sitting Room (Former School Room) - 7.64 x 4.85 (25'0" x 15'10") - A lovely room with a 2.80m/9'2" high ceiling, large stone fireplace & surround (Dated 1602) with Burley Fireball 8Kw multi-fuel stove (2016) & stone flagged hearth. TV point & 3 radiators. Recessed pointed arched & shuttered windows to front, recessed windows to rear with fine country views & archway to:

Study/Anteroom - 2.29 (3.11 max) x 1.63 (7'6" (10'2" max) x 5'4") - Recessed window to side.

Inner Hall - Recess store cupboard, access to loft with ladder, light point & boarding. Radiator & door to SIDE ENTRANCE.

‘Granite’ Kitchen/Dining Room - 5.96 x 3.52 max (19'6" x 11'6" max) - Re-fitted in 2016 with a range of soft-close wall & floor units with inset Belfast sink, Granite worktops & space for range cooker. PANTRY Cupboard, TV point, tiled floor & radiator. Double glazed windows to rear overlooking open fields & window to side.

Utility/Boot Room & Wc - 3.62 x 2.14 overall (11'10" x 7'0" overall) - Wall & floor units with worktops & inset sink, plumbing for dishwasher & washing machine. Recess store cupboard, tiled floor & wall-mounted Halstead gas boiler. Double glazed window to side & doors to outside &:

Wc - Washbasin, WC & electric radiator.

Bedroom 1. - 4.98 max x 4.53m (16'4" max x 14'10") - A good deep room with feature cast iron fireplace, TV point & radiator. Splayed recessed reveal windows to front & side.

Dressing Room - 2.51 x 2.14 (8'2" x 7'0") - Radiator & recessed windows to side & rear.

Bath & Shower Room - 4.85 x 1.75 (15'10" x 5'8") - Panelled bath & washbasin, separate shower cubicle & WC. Tiled floor, heated towel rail & 2 radiators. 2 double glazed windows to rear & (dis-used) door to outside.

First Floor Landing - Radiator & recessed window to side.

Bedroom 2. - 5.03 x 3.00 (16'6" x 9'10") - TV point & radiator. Splayed recessed reveal windows to front (one with seat) & recessed window to rear with lovely views.

Bedroom 3. - 3.01 x 2.81 max (9'10" x 9'2" max) - Radiator & 2 recessed windows to front - one with seat.

Shower Room - 2.37 x 2.04 (7'9" x 6'8") - Shower cubicle, washbasin & WC. Exposed timber floor, radiator & recessed window to rear with views. Narrow stairs to:

Clock ‘Room’ - 2.55 x 2.14 (8'4" x 7'0") - A reclusive space housing the clock (Originally erected by the Right Revd. Monsignor Witham on 20th June 1887) & upgraded in 2000 with electricity connected to operate the movement of the pendulum.

Outside - Hedged front boundary with ‘Postman’s gate’ & vehicular access to an extensive gravelled forecourt & turning area.

Garage (& Adjoining Studio) - 6.05 max x 3.47 (19'10" max x 11'4") - Electric roller door & mezzanine storage.

Studio - 5.81 x 2.10 (19'0" x 6'10") - Light, power & electric heating. Side door & window.

Gardens (Open Views) - Screened lawns to front & side with gravel sitting areas, apple trees, raspberry canes & blackcurrants. Private rear gravel & shrub garden with outside light point & stone flagged patio with open views. Further stone walled gravel area. Glazed 3.62m x 3.62m/11'10" x 11'10" GARDEN ‘HOUSE’ with Limestone flooring – an ideal vantage point. Vegetable area with raised beds & SHED.

Note - ) also. - (1) Former Bed & Breakfast
(2) BT Ultrafast broadband 2
(3) Council Tax Band: F
(4) Mains Gas, Water & Electricity & Septic Tank


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07 September 2018

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Alderson Estate Agents, Richmond

7 King Street, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL10 4HP

01748 455006 Local call rate

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