Property Summary

Guide Price £155,000

4 Bedrooms 1 Garage 2 Reception Rooms

Branch Details


01388 529579

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

Alexandra House, 5 Dales Terrace

Spacious family home • Four bedrooms plus storage room • Two reception rooms • Modern fitted breakfasting kitchen • Single garage • Pleasant walled courtyard to rear • Set within the centre of Stanhope

The Area
Stanhope is a thriving community at the heart of Weardale, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with easy access to surrounding countryside. It boasts all necessary facilities, such as doctors and dental surgeries, primary school, churches, cafes and restaurants, petrol station, and a number of local independent businesses. The nearest secondary school is at Wolsingham Comprehensive and Sixth Form College, which is 6 miles away, and pupils may also attend at Barnard Castle or Alston. Newcastle, Durham and Darlington are commutable by car in under an hour and have connections to national rail network. Newcastle International Airport is also just 31 miles away.

The Property
5 Dales Terrace is a substantial family home located within the centre of Stanhope, and features spacious accommodation throughout. The property also benefits from a single garage and pleasant walled courtyard to the rear, and would ideally suited to a variety of purchasers.

The main entrance to the property is via steps and is accessed from the side of the property, and leads into the large reception hallway. To the right hand side lies the living room, which features high ceilings and a large bay window to the front elevation, allowing the room to be flooded with natural light throughout the course of the day. The impressive, detailed central ceiling rose and picture rails contribute to the overall character of the property, whilst fitted shelving within the alcoves provide storage. The living also includes a feature fireplace with tiled hearth and inset with wooden surround.

Returning to the reception hallway, the dining room is situated to the left hand side and benefits from a dual aspect to the rear and side elevations and also includes an open fireplace consisting of a brick surround and hearth.

The kitchen is accessed from the dining room and is fitted with a range of base and wall mounted storage units, which are topped with wood effect laminated work surfaces which incorporate a stainless steel sink with drainer unit and mixer tap. Integral appliances include a four burner gas hob and electric oven, whilst there is under counter space for a fridge and dishwasher. There is also ample space for a small table, ideal for informal dining. Access to the rear courtyard can be granted from the kitchen, as well as internal access to the rear utility/store which allows space for a washing machine and provides further storage.

Returning to the reception hallway, stairs rise to the first floor landing. The first and second bedrooms are situated to the front of the property, and are both doubles of generous proportions benefitting from south facing views to the front elevation. The third and fourth bedrooms are also generous in proportions, both of which are good sized singles situated to the rear of the property. There is a further room which is currently used for storage and would ideally be suited to a study.

The family bathroom is fitted with a white suite comprising low level WC, wash hand basin set upon a pedestal and panel enclosed bath with shower over.

Living Room
3.70m x 3.70m (12' 2" x 12' 2")
Dining Room
3.40m x 3.30m (11' 2" x 10' 10")
5.00m x 2.80m (16' 5" x 9' 2")
Utility Room
3.70m x 1.70m (12' 2" x 5' 7")
Bedroom One
3.70m x 3.20m (12' 2" x 10' 6")
Bedroom Two
3.70m x 3.00m (12' 2" x 9' 10")
Bedroom Three
3.30m x 1.90m (10' 10" x 6' 3")
Bedroom Four
2.40m x 2.30m (7' 10" x 7' 7")
Storage Room
1.90m x 1.20m (6' 3" x 3' 11")
4.70m x 2.60m (15' 5" x 8' 6")
To the rear of the property is a pleasant, walled courtyard which provides an ideal space for entertaining. There is also a utility/store which can be accessed internally from the kitchen. The single garage benefits from an up and over door, as well as coal/storage shed and outdoor WC.
(EPC) EEC next to EIR
This property is currently rated 'E'.
Travelling from Wolsingham head west on the A689 for approximately 6 miles. Travel into the village of Frosterley and on to Stanhope. Before reaching the Queens Head Hotel the property is located on the right hand side as identified by a George F White for sale board.

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