Offers over £270,0004 Bedrooms 1 Garage 2 Reception Rooms
5 Ullathorne Rise
• Spacious 4 bedroom property • Stunning roof top views and beyond to the castle • Predominantly single storey accommodation at first floor level • Off street parking plus garage and store • Quiet cul de sac location
Startforth is on the fringe of the ever popular town of Barnard Castle and comprises an interesting variety of houses and cottages. It is situated only a mile from the town centre by a pleasant walk over the Tees, either over the County Bridge or by the Green Bridge, and also serviced by local transport.
There is a broader range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities found within the town centre itself.
Barnard Castle is often referred to as the “Gateway to Teesdale” with many renowned beauty spots close at hand. For the commuter, the A66, the A67 and the A1(M) provide 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.
5 Ullathorne Rise is a spacious 4 bedroom detached family home enjoying views over the neighbouring countryside and the historic market town of Barnard Castle, located in a quiet cul de sac location.
The property benefits from a unique layout maximising the advantage of the position and taking in the stunning views to the front and side. The living accommodation is predominantly single story at first floor level.
The main entrance leads into the entrance hall with stairs rising to the living accommodation and doors to the ground floor WC with wash hand basin, window and plumbing for washing machine along with additional storage. Returning to the inner hallway a further door leads into bedroom 4, this room could have a variety of uses such as a play room or study.
A wide stairway leads to the first floor, where the majority of the living accommodation can be found. Double opening doors lead into the conservatory, with tiled flooring and windows to three sides looking over the rear garden with French doors out on to the patio. A further window looks through into the living room.
The open plan living/dining room is a spacious room with a dual aspect having two windows overlooking the front of the property, with outstanding views over Startforth and beyond to the Castle. A brick feature wall with shelving provides a focal point to the room. In the dining area there is room for a large family dining table and chairs, feature backlit alcove shelving and a door returning to the kitchen.
The kitchen is found at the rear of the property linking to the dining room and a further door returning to the conservatory and living room. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base and wall mounted storage units, laminate flooring, tiled splash backs, stainless steel sink and drainer unit with integral appliances including electric oven, gas hob with extractor over and a large window overlooks the rear garden.
The inner hall is accessed off the dining room providing access to the bedroom accommodation and family bathroom.
The master bedroom lies to the front of the property enjoying the outstanding views over the Castle with a second window overlooking the field at the side of property and the countryside beyond. This room is a good size double, benefitting from fitted wardrobes to one wall.
The second bedroom can also be found at the front of the property, again a double room with a window overlooking the Ullathorne Rise cul-de-sac and the Castle. The third bedroom can be found at the rear of the property with a window overlooking the garden and patio area.
The family bathroom has a frosted window to the side, with modern neutral tiled flooring and walls together with WC and wash hand basin set in a white vanity unit, full length bath with shower over and glass screen.
2.76m x 3.21m (9' 1" x 10' 6")
2.81m x 4.55m (9' 3" x 14' 11")
3.48m x 5.41m (11' 5" x 17' 9")
3.02m x 2.62m (9' 11" x 8' 7")
5.83m x 6.52m (19' 2" x 21' 5")
3.78m x 4.70m (12' 5" x 15' 5")
4.65m x 3.36m (15' 3" x 11')
2.61m x 3.41m (8' 7" x 11' 2")
3.65m x 2.40m (12' x 7' 10")
A block paved drive slopes up to the integral garage and a neat lawn lies to the front of the property bordered by flower bed stocked up with shrubs. Stone steps lead up both sides of the property via gates to the spacious flagged patio and terraced rockery garden to the rear.
The property is currently rated ‘D‘
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed down The Bank and over County Bridge bearing around to the left immediately. Take the first principal turning on your right hand side into Ullathorne Rise. Proceed uphill turning left where the property is located on the right hand side and is identified by a George F White ‘For Sale’ board.