Offers Over £225,000
- 3 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- 2 Reception Rooms
Barnard Castle, County Durham
- Characterful Grade II Listed period property
- Large south facing garden
- Requiring some modernisation works
- Sought after village location
- Three double bedrooms
Characterful Grade II Listed period property with three double bedrooms benefiting from a large south facing garden located in a sought after village location.
Inglenook is a delightful Grade II Listed semi-detached cottage with huge character located within this much sought after village. The property offers quirky accommodation with exposed beams and low ceilings in some rooms and has the benefit of electric night storage heaters and an enclosed south facing garden.
A wooden entrance door leads into the entrance hall which has tiled floor and a door leading into the living room to the left, as well as an additional store room to the right. Both enjoying views over the village and open farmland to the front.
The living room is situated at the front of the property benefitting from a window overlooking the forecourt wall enclosed garden and countryside beyond, this is a good sized room with a range set within a fireplace beneath an inglenook. There is a traditional bench seat set within the alcove which provides another interesting detail. This L shaped room also provides an area for dining furniture next to the kitchen. Up two steps is a small traditional walk in pantry/cold store with a window out to the rear.
The kitchen is clad with pine and has fitted base and wall mounted units with a work surface area and sink and drainer unit built in under the window. An alcove provides further storage space and the bathroom is accessed to the side.
The ground floor bathroom has large fitted linen cupboard and full length bath with electric shower over, low level WC and wash hand basin. The room is bright courtesy of the frosted window to the rear.
To the first floor there are three double bedrooms each enjoying a pleasant outlook. Two of the bedrooms are located to the front of the property and each benefit from views over the village and to the scenery beyond. One of the bedrooms lies to the rear and looks over the garden.
The property is set back behind an enclosed forecourt garden with stone steps leading up to the front door. A raised lawned area wraps around the side of the property providing access to a good size timber lean-to shed. Across the lane to the rear of the property a small set of stone steps lead up to the extensive enclosed garden. This is a large area which benefits form a southerly aspect and includes a stone built store together with a greenhouse frame (some panes requiring repair) for the keen gardener. The majority of this space is laid to lawn however there is a heavily planted section partially screening the greenhouse. To the rear of the property there is a coal store which sits beneath the first floor of the house and is accessed externally. This could be incorporated into the property if required subject to alteration and the necessary consents being obtained.
The property is Grade II Listed.
A pedestrian right of way passes over the lane to the rear of the property to access the adjoining propertys rear courtyard.
Energy Performance Certificate
The property is exempt from classification as it is Grade II Listed.
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed down The Bank and over County Bridge bearing around to the right. Proceed through Lartington and Cotherstone. Just after entering Romaldkirk the subject property will be seen on the left hand side in an elevated position, identified by a George F White For Sale board.
Sitting/Dining Room 4.72 x 3.99 + 1.57 x 2.01 (max)
Store/Study 1.28 x 2.76
Pantry 1.56 x 1.99
Kitchen 2.97 x 2.08 (max)
Bathroom 2.84 x 1.78 (max)
Bedroom 1 4.56 x 4.01
Bedroom 2 2.41 x 1.54 + 2.57 x 2.66
Bedroom 3 3.57 x 2.15
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