Property Summary

Offers over £280,000

4 Bedrooms 1 Garage 1 Reception Room

Branch Details


01388 529579

8 Front Street, Wolsingham, County Durham, DL13 3AA

17, Austen Way

• Well presented family home on the outskirts of Crook • 4 Bedroom detached property • Spacious living room with multi-fuel stove • Modern open plan kitchen/dining/family room • Master bedroom with newly fitted en-suite shower room • Bathroom fitted with a contemporary white suite and separate shower cubicle• Rear garden with patio and barbeque area • Off road parking for several vehicles and single garage

The Area
Crook is a small market town on the rural fringes of Weardale which has a range of day to day facilities including shops professional services, doctors and dental surgeries and primary schooling. The town has good links to both Durham and Bishop Auckland offering a wider range of facilities and transport communications with the rest of the Country.

The Property
17 Austen Way is a substantial family home situated at the head of a pleasant cul-de-sac located on the outskirts of Crook. The property would lend itself to a variety of purchasers as it offers flexible accommodation.

The main entrance leads into a spacious hall with solid oak flooring which continues into the kitchen/diner area. The ground floor also benefits from a cloakroom/WC which leads off from the hall. To the left hand side double doors lead into the large living room which enjoys a front and side aspect and features a multi fuel stove housed within an inglenook with tiled inset and reclaimed oak surround.

The kitchen is situated to the rear of the property and is fitted with cream wall and base units topped with solid wood working surfaces incorporating a ceramic 1 and a half sink and drainage unit. The kitchen accommodates a large range cooker with 6 gas hobs and electric oven and grill. There is an integrated dishwasher and wine cooler. The kitchen also benefits from LED lights and blow heater to the kick boards and spot lights along the window frame adding to the contemporary style. Two sets of French doors from the dining area lead out into the rear garden and flood the room with natural light. The utility room can be accessed from the kitchen along side the study and internal access to the garage.

Returning to the entrance hall way an oak staircase leads to the first floor accommodation. The master bedroom is situated to the rear of the property and is a generously proportioned double. It also includes a range of fitted wardrobes and is serviced by a newly fitted suite comprising of a low level WC, shower cubicle and wash hand basin set within a vanity unit.

The second bedroom is also a good size double and features a walk in wardrobe providing ample storage space. The third bedroom also includes a range of fitted wardrobes and is of good proportions, whilst the forth bedroom is a good size single which has the advantage of built in wardrobes situated on the landing.

The family bathroom is fitted with a modern white suite comprising of a low level WC, wash hand basin set on a pedestal, panel enclosed bath with Jacuzzi jets and separate double shower cubicle with tiled splash back.

Living Room
5.94m x 5.19m (19' 6" x 17')
Dining Kitchen
9.25m x 3.75m (30' 4" x 12' 4")
Utility Room
Master Bedroom
4.49m x 4.11m (14' 9" x 13' 6")
2.88m x 1.18m (9' 5" x 3' 10")
Bedroom Two
4.94m x 3.82m (16' 2" x 12' 6")
Bedroom Three
4.10m x 2.14m (13' 5" x 7')
Bedroom Four
3.41m x 2.10m (11' 2" x 6' 11")
2.79m x 2.28m (9' 2" x 7' 6")
6.01m x 2.48m (19' 9" x 8' 2")
The front of the property is paved providing ample parking for several vehicles, with a small grassed area and gated area leading to hard standing which provides further off road parking. To the rear of the property there in a fenced enclosed garden which is mainly laid to lawn with both decked and patio area, ideal for BBQ’s and outdoor entertaining. External storage is provided by two garden sheds.
(EPC) EEC next to EIR
This property is currently rated 'C'.
There is a solid fuel central heating system/emersion heater in place which run along side a gas central heating system. The property also benefits from a solar panel which heats the water.
From Wolsingham head east on A689 and travel for 4 miles. At Harperley roundabout travel straight on taking the second exit and continue until reaching Crook. Turn right onto Thistleflat Road take your third road on the left into Austen Way . Follow the road and take your first right. The property is located at the head of the cul de sac straight ahead.

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