Offers Over £275,0004 Bedrooms 1 Garage 3 Reception Rooms
Moorlands, Moor Road
• Deceptively spacious family home • 3 Reception rooms plus kitchen • 4 Bedrooms • Double garage and off road parking to the rear • Sought after village location
Moorlands, Moor Road is situated in the highly sought-after village of Cotherstone within the heart of Teesdale supporting a traditional range of amenities. The village is surrounded by delightful open countryside with many walks and renowned beauty spots being close at hand. The village has an active community and is well supported with a school, shop/post office, two public houses, village hall, 2 churches, bus service and superfast broadband.
Barnard Castle, an historic market town is just 4 miles away and provides a range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities. Often referred to as the “Gateway to Teesdale” there are many attractions close at hand: – The North Yorkshire Moors, Dales, Lake District and Northumberland.
For the commuter the A66, A67 and A1 (M) provide links with the major commercial centres of the North East. Darlington Mainline Railway Station and Durham Tees Valley International Airport offer further communications with the rest of the country.
Moorlands is a stone built semi-detached property benefitting from period features, double glazing and gas fired central heating throughout. A large hard wood door leads into an entrance vestibule and a further stained-glass door leads to a large open hallway and staircase to the first floor.
The lounge is situated to the front of the property with a large bay window overlooking the front garden and village. There is a gas coal effect fire in a marble and mahogany fireplace, decorative picture rail, coving and deep wooden skirting boards.
A second reception room looks onto an enclosed courtyard area with picture rail, coving and deep skirting boards. There is an open fire with a tiled and mahogany period fireplace, fitted cupboards and shelving.
Continuing along the hallway a door leads to the dining room and kitchen area. The dining area is dual aspect with a bay window looking out to the driveway and second window looking onto the enclosed courtyard area. There is a four-oven midnight blue gas fuelled Aga with decorative blue and white tiled illuminated surround with an Aga rack above and built in storage cupboard to the side. A door leads off to the cellar which has shelving, tap, light, stone meat slab and cold cupboard inset in the wall and has two small windows. A further door leads to the kitchen.
The kitchen is fitted with a range of hand built painted wooden wall and floor units with beech working tops and shelving. Dual aspect with windows to the courtyard and driveway. Double drainer stainless steel sink and insets for washer, dryer, dishwasher and tall fridge/freezer. A part glazed stable door leads to a rear porch and outbuilding and access to enclosed courtyard.
The porch leads to three outbuildings which currently are used for downstairs WC, utility room and storage room and access through wooden door to the driveway and rear garden area.
The good sized rear area has a detached double garage and is currently used mainly for vehicle parking with space for flower borders and garden area if desired. Being east facing it benefits from a sunny aspect for most of the day.
The staircase leads to the first floor where the return landing has two windows and landing space and access to the loft.
The family bathroom is spacious and dual aspect. It has part wood panelled painted walls and two access doors. There is a double sized air massage bath and shower/sauna cubicle. The is a large linen storage cupboard, low level WC and pedestal wash basin, recessed halogen lighting, illuminating vanity mirror, and panelled double radiator.
The master bedroom is positioned to the front of the property with views over the front garden and village. There is a built-in storage cupboard and mahogany and tiled fireplace
A further double room looks onto the courtyard and has built in storage cupboard and mahogany and tiled fireplace.
There are two further bedrooms, one to the front and one to the rear of the property.
4.40m x 4.53m (14' 5" x 14' 10")
Second Reception Room
3.99m x 3.87m (13' 1" x 12' 8")
4.02m x 3.88m (13' 2" x 12' 9")
2.84m x 3.87m (9' 4" x 12' 8")
4.43m x 1.87m (14' 6" x 6' 2")
3.95m x 3.92m (13' x 12' 10")
4.41m x 3.71m (14' 6" x 12' 2")
4.43m x 2.23m (14' 6" x 7' 4")
2.97m x 3.84m (9' 9" x 12' 7")
The property is approached through a wrought iron gate which leads onto a pathway with steps leading up to the front door. The front garden is planted with a variety of flowers and shrubs and is all enclosed with low walling and hedging.
Rear of the Property
To the rear of the property there are two outhouses and a WC with power and lightening, there is an enclosed yard to the side of the property with ample room for table and chairs to create an outdoor seating area if desired.
Accessed from the rear of the property, a wooden door leads to the lane at the side of the property where access to the double garage can be found with further parking for up to two vehicles.
There is a vehicular right of access to the left hand side of the property to access the rear garden and garage.
The property is currently rated ‘E’.
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed down The Bank and over County Bridge bearing around to the right. Proceed through Lartington and into Cotherstone. Proceed through the village and where the road bears right take the left turn, continue up the road and the property is found on the left and is identified by a George F White ‘For Sale’ board.
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