Offers Over £675,000
- 5 Bedrooms
- 4 Bathrooms
- 3 Reception Rooms
Palmfield & The Hideaway
Church Hill, Crook, Durham
- An imposing and spacious five bedroom detached family home
- Detached double garage plus ample off road parking
- EPC (EER) D 57
- Ideal for a dependent relative or buy to let
- Secluded position set close to the town centre
- Sold with a three bedroomed detached cottage with its own garden
- Well maintained and established gardens
For sale as a whole, Palmfield and The Hideaway offer a rare opportunity to purchase an imposing family home and a detached cottage, both offering private gardens and off road parking.
Palmfield is an impressive, stone built detached family residence located in a secluded position on the outskirts of the ever popular market town of Crook. This spacious property offers flexible family sized living with the possibility of annexed accommodation (subject to consents) alongside a detached double garage, ample off road parking, and well established gardens. Palmfield also has the benefit of The Hideaway, which is a fantastic three bedroomed detached cottage with private garden, ideal for those who wish to run a commercial venture such as a buy to let, airbnb or those who have dependent relative.
The main entrance is via a traditional wooden door which leads into a reception vestibule which provides space for the storage and removal of coats and boots. A half glazed wooden door in turn leads into the hallway, which features walnut flooring throughout, traditional spindle stair case leading to the first floor and storage is offered by a useful under stair cupboard.
To the left hand side lies the spacious open plan kitchen/family room, which is light and airy courtesy of the large bay window overlooking the stunning front gardens, and a further window to the side elevation with wooden side panels. The kitchen is fitted with an impressive range of high gloss base and larder style units which are topped with contrasting worktops which incorporate a composite sink with drainer unit. A breakfast bar provides informal dining, while integral appliances include a fridge, freezer, dishwasher and microwave, while there is also space for a range cooker with extractor over. The kitchen also benefits from a useful walk in pantry cupboard. The family area of the room offers a flexible space, which would be used for further informal dining if required, it is however currently used as a sitting room and offers ample space for seating and furniture.
From the kitchen is the rear hallway which provides access to the ground floor shower room, and is fitted with a white suite comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin set upon a half pedestal and walk in shower cubicle. There is also an external door from the shower room to the gardens.
A further reception room is in turn accessed from the rear hallway, which could be utilised for a number of purposes including annexed accommodation, to include the shower room. Featuring a multi-fuel stove set upon a hearth, the rear porch is accessed from here and grants external access.
The utility room features space, power and plumbing for freestanding appliances, and provides useful storage space.
Returning to the entrance hallway, to the right hand side lies the living room which is light and airy courtesy of the dual aspect to the front and side elevations. Featuring a multi-fuel stove set within an inglenook with mantel over, high ceilings with decorative ceiling rose and cornice contribute to the spacious and grand feeling of the property.
The dining room completes the ground floor accommodation, and is a further well proportioned reception room featuring a bay window overlooking the patio area to the side, as well as a multi-fuel stove set within an inglenook with mantel over.
Stairs rise from the entrance hallway to the first floor landing, which is well lit via an arched stained glass window on the half landing.
The master bedroom is located to the front of the property, and is a well proportioned double bedroom. Serviced by en-suite facilities which comprise of a low level WC, his and hers wall hung wash hand basins and a panel enclosed bath with hand held shower attachment.
The four remaining bedrooms are all well proportioned doubles which are light and airy courtesy of the large windows and high ceilings.
The first floor accommodation is completed by the family bathroom, and separate shower room. The family bathroom is fitted with a white suite comprising low level WC, wash hand basin set within a vanity unit with useful storage and panel enclosed bath with shower attachment. The shower room comprises of low level WC, wash hand basin set upon a vanity unit and shower cubicle with mains fed shower.
To the front of Palmfield, there is an area of hard standing providing ample off road parking for numerous vehicles. Accessed via gates, the gardens are fence enclosed and predominantly laid to lawn. Planted with a variety of mature shrubbery and planted borders, a decked area provides a pleasant seating area which overlooks the well established gardens. To the side of the property, there is a pleasant patio area which provides a superb space for entertaining and al-fresco dining. Adjacent to the gardens is the driveway which provides further off road parking, as well as access to the detached double garage which benefits from an electric roller door.
The property is located to the rear of Palmfield, and is a well appointed detached cottage which would be ideally suited to a dependant relative, or alternatively could create an exciting investment opportunity. The main entrance is via French doors which lead into the kitchen, which is fitted with a range of white high gloss base and wall mounted storage units, topped with contrasting worktops which incorporate a stainless steel sink unit. There is a range cooker with extractor over, as well as further space for freestanding appliances to include washing machine, tumble dryer and American fridge/freezer.
Double doors from the kitchen lead to the living room, which is light and airy courtesy of the bay window to the front elevation. This spacious room also benefits from a multi-fuel stove set upon a hearth with tiled splashback.
The family bathroom is located at ground floor level, and is fitted with a white suite comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin and panel enclosed bath with handheld shower attachment.
The master bedroom is at first floor level, and is a double bedroom which benefits from en-suite facilities which comprise of low level WC, wash hand basin set upon a pedestal and walk in shower cubicle.
The second bedroom is a small double which benefits from useful hanging space while the third bedroom is a good sized single.
To the front of Hideaway is a further fence enclosed lawned garden, which features a pleasant decked area and benefits from a useful outbuilding providing storage.
The access road is private and shared with one other property.
From Crook Market Place, proceed onto North Terrace passing The Mill public house on the left. Continue on this road and climb the hill, where the subject property will be located on the right hand side, set back from the road.
Energy Performance Certificate
Palmfield is currently rated D.
Hideaway is currently rated C