Offers Over £400,0006 Bedrooms 1 Garage 4 Reception Rooms
• Impressive double fronted family home/business opportunity • 3 Reception Rooms • 5 Bedrooms
• Annexe • Garage and outbuildings • Highly regarded and central 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 an historic market town providing a range of shopping, 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.
81 Galgate is an impressive double fronted property boasting flexible family accommodation and benefits from a further annexe to the rear of the property. The main property boasts original features throughout like coving, dado railing, thick skirting and ceiling roses.
A partially glazed stained glass door into an entrance vestibule with one door leading to the remaining living accommodation and the other opening into two adjoining rooms currently utilised as a salon. The room benefits from a large bay window allowing a lot of daylight into the room and wooden parquet flooring. An archway leads to the adjoining room also used for the salon and enjoys views to the rear garden.
The hallway boasts an effective Victorian mosaic floor with stairs rising to the first floor. A door opens from the hallway into a dining room that enjoys an outlook to the front garden through a large bay window. A focal point in the room is the decorative cast iron fireplace with a marble surround.
The snug lies next to the dining room and has a wooden fireplace with marble hearth and wood effect flooring. There are storage cupboards either side of the fireplace and the room also enjoys views to the rear garden
The hallway leads past the staircase to the kitchen at the rear of the property. The kitchen also has wood effect flooring and an outlook to the rear garden. The kitchen comprises of cream base and wall mounted units, granite worktops, an oven with extractor over and voids for a fridge and dishwasher.
Next to the kitchen is a downstairs WC and wash hand basin with tiled splash back and a window to the side of the property.
A door next to the downstairs WC leads to the cellar that comprises of two rooms both with stone floors ideal for storage.
There is also a door next to the kitchen that provides access to the rear garden, outbuildings, garage and annexe.
Upstairs comprises of four double bedrooms, two with en-suite shower rooms, a single bedroom and a main bathroom with separate WC.
The stairs rise to a landing area with the main bathroom up further stairs to the right. There is a wooden floor and wood panelling on the walls around the room. The bathroom comprises a large double shower with shower panelling behind and a large free standing bath in the centre of the room with a wash hand basin. There are also airing cupboards and storage cupboards within the room. The separate WC is located next to the bathroom.
From the landing the stairs continue to the left up to the bedrooms. The upstairs landing area boasts a large stain glass window in the ceiling providing light to space.
The first bedroom is a large double with extensive fitted wardrobes and benefits from a vanity unit with wash hand basin. There is also a large window to the rear with view across the garden.
The second double bedroom is also large and houses an original tiled fireplace with wooden mantle. There is parquet flooring and a fitted wardrobe and the room enjoys a large bay window with views of the front garden. There is an en-suite shower room comprising a double shower, WC and wash hand basin.
The third bedroom is a single bedroom with a window to the front of the property and benefits from fitted wardrobes and a wash hand basin.
The fourth bedroom has a large bay window to the front of the property and is a good sized double bedroom with an original fireplace with a tiled surround and hearth. The room also benefits from an en suite shower room comprising a shower, WC and wash hand basin.
The fifth bedroom again is a large double room enjoying views of the rear garden and benefits from fitted wardrobes and a wash hand basin with base units along one side of the room.
4.60m x 4.13m (15' 1" x 13' 7")
3.67m x 3.50m (12' x 11' 6")
4.27m x 4.09m (14' x 13' 5")
4.10m x 3.44m (13' 5" x 11' 3")
3.05m x 3.01m (10' x 9' 11")
4.43m x 3.74m (14' 6" x 12' 3")
4.08m x 4.11m (13' 5" x 13' 6")
4.22m x 3.70m (13' 10" x 12' 2")
3.04m x 2.37m (10' x 7' 9")
4.56m x 3.27m (15' x 10' 9")
3.64m x 3.48m (11' 11" x 11' 5")
7.07m x 5.51m (23' 2" x 18' 1")
7.06m x 3.68m (23' 2" x 12' 1")
4.14m x 3.87m (13' 7" x 12' 8")
The annexe is situated above the garage and accessed from the yard area at the rear of the garden. Steps rise up to the annexe with a door opening into the open plan kitchen and living room. The annexe benefits from Velux windows throughout providing the room with plenty of daylight. The kitchen area boasts an island perfect for dining, there is a fridge, plumbing and base storage units.
From the open plan kitchen and living room a door opens into the bedroom which has ample space for a double bed. An en-suite shower room is entered from the bedroom and boasts a double shower, WC and wash hand basin.
The property benefits from a front and rear garden with a garage to the rear. The front garden comprises a lawn to either side of the steps up to the front entrance door with floor and shrub borders.
To the rear there is a further lawned area with flower and shrub borders. A block paved path leads through a gate to outbuildings and a garage. The garage houses a utility room with plumbing and workshop with the annexe lying above the garage.
The property is Grade II Listed.
The property is Grade II Listed and does not require an EPC.
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed up Galgate where the property is located on the right hand side before reaching the Il Palazzo restaurant.