Guide Price £365,000
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception Rooms
Barnard Castle, County Durham
- Family bathroom and shower room
- Four bedrooms
- Garage and outbuilding
- Gardens to Front and Rear
- Imposing family home
- No onwards chain
- Two spacious reception rooms
Fantastic imposing four bedroom semi detached family home situated in a popular area of Barnard Castle.
16 Bede Road is a fantastic family property boasting two reception rooms, four bedrooms and an abundance of original and charming features.
The front door opens to an entrance vestibule with a part glazed door opening to the inner hallway. The entrance vestibule and inner hallway have a decorative original Victorian tiled floor. Doors radiate to the ground floor living accommodation from the inner hallway with stairs rising to the first floor.
The living room lies at the front of the property being a spacious room with high ceilings, original coving, decorative ceiling rose and a fantastic large bay window which floods the room with natural light. The room boasts an open fire with a beautiful red and black marble fire surround with decorative tile insert cast iron fire and tiled hearth. Arched double doors open from the living room through to the dining room which is also accessible from the inner hallway. The dining room has two large windows to the side elevation of the property and a useful serving hatch from the kitchen. This room also features original coving and ceiling rose.
The kitchen has cream base and wall mounted units with a oak worktop. A Stoves range cooker with double electric oven and seven burner gas hob sits within an inglenook with extractor fan over. The stainless sink unit with draining board is perfectly situated with a view over the rear garden. There is an under counter void housing the dishwasher and space for a freestanding fridge freezer. The kitchen has hardwearing, red quarry tile flooring. From the kitchen a door opens to the under stair cupboard providing excellent storage space. A rear porch off the kitchen providing access to the rear of the property.
To the rear of the kitchen there is a utility area with under counter space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. An additional pantry with ample shelving for food storage together with a ground floor WC and wash hand basin is accessed from the utility room.
To the first floor the open, part-galleried landing leads to four bedrooms, the family bathroom and a shower room. There are original fitted deep storage cupboards on the landing providing excellent additional storage.
Two of the bedrooms lie to the front elevation of the property, one being a good sized double bedroom having a large window meaning the room is light and airy with views over the front garden. The second bedroom is a spacious single enjoying similar vies to that of the double.
The master bedroom is of excellent proportions having ample space for large bedroom furniture and boasts two large windows to the side of the property.
The final bedroom lies at the rear of the property being another good sized double looking over the rear garden.
The family bathroom has a white suite comprising a bath with electric shower over, WC and wash hand basin. The room is partially tiled with a white gloss brick style tile in a brick bond pattern and a Victorian style towel rail completes the room. Next to the family bathroom is an additional shower room with mains fed shower with rainfall style shower head within a circular cubicle.
The loft space in the property is fully insulated and partially boarded. The property has the benefit of double glazing throughout.
To the front of the property there is a large lawned garden with mature shrub a flower borders with a path leading to the front door. A cherry tree stands centrally in the lawn being a beautiful feature in the Spring when it blossoms. A path leading down the side of the property provides access to the walled garden at the rear accessed via a wooden door.
At the rear of the property steps rise to a raised lawned garden, perfect for enjoying the afternoon sun. A sheltered area provides cover for log storage and an outbuilding provides further space for coal and log storage. Steps lead up to a personnel door in to the garage which has storage space and its main door opens to the lane at the rear of the property.
There is a useful summer house in the rear garden which has the benefit of being fully wired and insulated creating a perfect space for a home office.
Council Tax Band
The property is rated Council Tax Band E.
The property has mains electric, water and drainage and has mains gas central heating with the combi boiler being housed in the kitchen.
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed up Galgate proceeding onto Bede Road where the subject property will be found on the left and be identified by a George F White For Sale board.