Offers over £275,0004 Bedrooms 4 Reception Rooms
• Deceptively spacious family home over three floors • 4 Bedrooms • 3 Large reception rooms and conservatory • Victorian forecourt garden to front with enclosed lawned rear garden • Double garage with rear access
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.
87 Galgate is a characterful stone built family home with spacious accommodation over three floors.
The property is entered via a solid wood front door leading in to the entrance porch with original mosaic tiled floor and part glazed vestibule door leading to the inner hall.
The inner hall benefits from original coving, a decorative archway, dado rail and original tiled floor beneath the fitted carpet. The staircase leading to the first floor and doors leading to two of the reception rooms and the kitchen are all accessed via this room.
The first of the reception rooms lies to the front of the property with a large bay window, high ceilings and gas living flame fire with a marble hearth and wooden surround. The room has many character features including the original coving, ceiling rose and dado rail.
The second of the reception rooms is another spacious room ideal as a dining which lies to the rear of the property with dado rail and fireside cupboards. There is a gas coal effect fire with tiled hearth with wooden surround and window to the rear overlooking the gardens.
The kitchen is well fitted with a range of wooden wall and base units, vinyl sink and space for cooker, fridge freezer and washing machine. There is ample space for family dining and window and door out to the side garden.
A further hall way leads from the kitchen through to the garden room and conservatory and provides access to the downstairs WC with tiled flooring, wash basin, WC and frosted window to the side.
The tiled floor continues in to the garden room with Velux window, window and door to the side and opening through to the conservatory.
The conservatory has a tiled floor and is glazed on triple aspects and overlooking the gardens. Double doors provide direct access to the garden making this an ideal space for entertaining.
The staircase from the inner hall leads to a half landing providing access to the family bathroom which comprises of a suite with corner bath, WC, wash basin and frosted window to the side of the property. There is access through the bathroom to an additional box room for study or storage with window overlooking the rear gardens.
The staircase continues to the first floor landing and provides access to three of the bedrooms, a further staircase leading to the second floor accommodation and useful storage cupboard.
The second bedroom lies to the rear of the property and is a large double room with built in wardrobes and window overlooking the gardens.
The third bedroom, also being a large double with built in wardrobes, is to the front of the property with double windows ensuring a large light room.
The fourth bedroom is a smaller single bedroom with widow to the front.
The staircase continues from the first floor to the second floor landing with Velux window, storage cupboard and door leading to the master suite.
The master bedroom is a large double bedroom with Velux window, built in wardrobes and large en suite shower room with a white suite comprising of a shower cubicle, WC, wash basin and Velux window.
4.13m x 4.64m (13' 7" x 15' 3")
4.38m x 4.04m (14' 4" x 13' 3")
4.50m x 2.83m (14' 9" x 9' 3")
2.71m x 2.77m (8' 11" x 9' 1")
2.56m x 2.71m (8' 5" x 8' 11")
5.80m x 2.94m (19' x 9' 8")
4.38m x 4.09m (14' 4" x 13' 5")
4.10m x 4.04m (13' 5" x 13' 3")
2.85m x 1.94m (9' 4" x 6' 4")
To the front of the property is a traditional forecourt garden which sets the property back from the road with stone steps and path leading to the front door.
The rear garden is fully enclosed and mainly laid to lawn with shrub borders, flagged patio area and pond. Gated access to the rear of the garden provides access to the double garage.
The garage is a large double garage with double doors to the front and personnel door to the side.
The property is currently rated ‘E’
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.