Guide Price £265,0002 Bedrooms 1 Reception Room
• Luxury spacious ground floor apartment • Modern high specification kitchen • 2 bedrooms 1 en suite • Garden to the rear with private parking • Central town location
Galgate is the principal road leading into the very centre of the town, making it ideally placed for access to all amenities. Barnard Castle is a bustling, historic market town providing a range of shopping with varied privately owned businesses, recreational and educational facilities and is often referred to as the Gateway to Teesdale with many renowned beauty spots close at hand. Further afield can be found the delights of North Yorkshire, the Lake District, Weardale and Northumberland.
For the commuter the A66, A67 and A1(M) provides links with the major commercial centres of the North East. Darlington Mainline Railway Station and Durham Tees Valley International Airport offer further communications with the rest of the country.
40a Galgate is a spacious ground floor apartment entered from the entrance hallway to the property. It balances grandeur with convenience retaining huge character and being finished with high quality fixtures and fittings throughout. The property boasts solid oak doors throughout, original deep skirting boards and ornate coving as has gas central heating.
The open plan living kitchen lies to the right of the entrance doorway, a large bay window provides an outlook to the garden at the rear and an archway leads through to the kitchen that is at the front of the property. The kitchen has solid oak work surfaces with a brick bond effect tiled splash back and is fitted with blue coloured, modern solid timber base and wall mounted units. The central island is perfect for entertaining. There is an integral dishwasher and sink within the island that also houses shelving, drawers and benefits from bespoke curved doors on the cupboards around the island. An integral washing machine is found in the surrounding units. Bespoke mantle joinery surrounds the voids for a range style cooker and a large fridge-freezer. The rooms are completed by contemporary a large chandelier. A stunning Victorian mosaic floor leads to the rear vestibule with French doors opening to the garden and an atrium style ceiling above.
The large master bedroom lies to the front of the property having a bay window enjoying views of Barnard Castle. The room benefits from an en suite shower room comprising a mains shower, WC and wash hand basin. The shower is a particular feature in the room, tiled with encaustic style tiles. The rest of the room is partially tiles with natural stone effect tiles and has a wood effect linoleum floor.
The family bathroom is accessed from the apartment hallway and has fully tiled walls surrounding the bath with shower over that are of an encaustic design, the room also comprises WC and feature wash hand basin set within a vanity unit into an alcove also tiled with decorative encaustic effect tiles. The room has a wood effect linoleum floor and the rest of the walls are partially tiled with natural stone effect tiles.
To the rear of the apartment is the second bedroom that features a large original fireplace with large stone hearth and has a large window looking to the garden.
There is an additional room housing the combi-boiler next to the second bedroom ideal for laundry or utility appliances.
7.15m x 4.50m (23' 5" x 14' 9")
5.03m x 4.33m (16' 6" x 14' 2")
4.99m x 3.65m (16' 4" x 12')
En Suite Shower Room
3.30m x 3.94m (10' 10" x 12' 11")
The enclosed lawned garden is flanked with a flagstone path. There is access from the garden to the parking space allocated to the property.
The property is Grade II Listed.
The tenure of the property is leasehold under a 999 year lease. The freehold of the building (40 Galgate) will be jointly owned by the 4 apartment owners operating under a separate management company.
The property is Grade II Listed and does not require an EPC.
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed up Galgate where the subject property can be found on the left hand side of the road identified by a George F White ‘For Sale’ sign.
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