Property Summary

Starting Bid £49,950

Branch Details


01388 529579

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

Building Plot Adjacent to, Cross Hill

FOR SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION • Building plot for 3 bedroom detached property • Planning consent for detached townhouse • 3 Double bedrooms • Ample off road parking • Integral single garage • Pleasant rear gardens • Close to the town centre

The Area
Stanhope is a thriving community within Weardale providing a range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities. Many of the attractions and beauty spots of Weardale are within a short drive, beyond the delights of North Yorkshire, Teesdale, the Lake District, Northumberland and the east coast can be found. For the commuter the A68, A1 (M) and M6 provides links with the major commercial centres of the north of England. The east coast mainline railway station complemented by International airports, Newcastle and Durham Tees Valley provide further communications with the rest of the country.

The Property
The building plot is situated in a pleasant position set close to the town centre of Stanhope. Planning permission has been granted for the development of a three bedroom, three storey townhouse providing flexible and versatile family accommodation.

The accommodation in brief comprises large kitchen/diner with utility and WC to the ground floor with access to the integral garage. To the first floor there is the lounge, master bedroom, study and family bathroom, whilst to the second floor are two further bedrooms and a bathroom.

To the rear of the property is a pleasant garden area, whilst to the front is the driveway providing ample off road parking leading to the integral garage.
Planning Permission
The planning reference for this development is DM/16/03167/FPA, which can be accessed online through the Durham County planning portal. The consent was granted on 9th November 2016, and is understood to have 3 years from this date until expiry.
This property is for sale by the modern method of auction. This process is similar to a normal property purchase but on acceptance of an offer the purchaser will pay a non refundable reservation fee to secure the property. We do not require the purchaser to exchange contracts immediately, however from the date the Draft Contract is received by the buyers solicitor, the buyer is given 56 days in which to complete the transaction, with the aim being to exchange contracts within the first 28 days. Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed reserve price. Terms and conditions apply to the modern method of auction, which is operated by George F White in partnership with The Great North Property Auction. Please see the auction section on our website or visit
From Wolsingham, travel for approximately 6 miles, through the village of Frosterley, and on into Stanhope. Travel through the market place and pass the police station. Bear right towards Paragon Street and turn right again onto Cross Hill. The building plot is situated on the left hand side identified by a George F White for sale board.
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