Property Summary

Offers Over £200,000

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Reception Room

Branch Details

Barnard Castle

01833 690390

14c, Harmire Enterprise Park, DL12 8BN

Horse Shoe Cottage, West End

Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland, Durham

    Key Features

  • Close to the centre of Wolsingham
  • Delightful, contemporary kitchen and bathroom
  • Pleasant courtyard garden
  • Single Garage
  • Three bedrooms
  • Traditional, stone built detached family home
  • Well presented throughout

A traditional, stone built detached family home with a delightful, contemporary kitchen and bathroom. Well presented throughout, single garage and pleasant courtyard garden.

The Property
Horse Shoe Cottage is a traditionally constructed, detached home set close to the centre of Wolsingham and within easy reach of many of its attractions including St Anne’s recreation ground. The property is well presented throughout and offers three bedrooms, a single garage and pleasant courtyard garden to the rear. The property would suit a variety of purchasers, including first time buyers, families or those looking to downsize.

The main entrance to the property is via a UPVC double glazed door which leads into the entry porch, ideal for the removal and storage of coats and boots.

From here is the spacious living room, which is well lit by a UPVC double glazed window to the front elevation. The floor is laid with wood effect laminate which continues throughout the ground floor, while the focal point of the room is the inglenook fireplace with a gas burning stove which is set upon a granite hearth with wooden mantel over.

From the living room is the family kitchen. To the left hand side lies the ground floor cloak room which comprises of WC with enclosed cistern, vanity wash hand basin and a chrome heated towel rail.

The family sized dining kitchen offers ample space for a dining table and offers a good range of wall, base mounted storage and larder units, which also include a plate rack and display units. The base units are topped with granite working surfaces with upstep to wall and incorporate a ceramic Belfast sink. The walls are tiled above the upstep, while integral appliances include a fridge/freezer, dishwasher and electric oven and hob with extractor hood over. Light is provided by a UPVC window to the rear and spot lights to the ceiling.

From the kitchen there is a rear hall with stairs to the first floor, which in turn leads into a rear porch which leads to the garden.

The first floor landing has the original wooden floor boards which are sanded and stained. To the ceiling, there is an electric air filtration system which continuously introduces fresh air to the property, reducing humidity and condensation.
The master bedroom is a generous double situated to the front, the floor is laid with modern stained floorboards and there is a UPVC double glazed window.

The second bedroom is a double, having original wooden floorboards which are sanded and stained, a UPVC double glazed window to the side and a storage cupboard which houses the combination boiler.

The third bedroom is a good sized single, again with a UPVC double glazed window to the side and original wooden floorboards.

The family bathroom has been substantially improved by the current owners to a high standard with contemporary tiling throughout. The bathroom is fitted with a white suite which comprises of a low level WC, wash hand basin and bath with tiled side and mains fed shower over. Heat is offered by a chrome towel rail and light by a UPVC double glazed opaque window to the rear.’   

The accommodation is completed by the utility room which is at first floor level, and benefits from space, power and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. The loft space can be accessed from here, which is predominantly boarded and provides useful storage.

To the rear of the property there is a pleasant courtyard garden, with a paved patio area and slate chippings, there is a small flower bed with mature shrubbery. To the side of the garden there is a single garage with wooden door access and power and lighting. The garage is accessed via a road which is owned by a third party and offers off road parking.

Energy Performance Certificate
The property is EPC rated - E

Travelling from the centre of Wolsingham (market place) travel west on the A689 for approximately 800 yards, the property is located opposite the recreation ground and identified by a George F White for sale board.