Offers Over £260,0002 Bedrooms 1 Reception Room
Plum Tree Barn, Church Bank
• Detached barn conversion with a wealth of character features • 2 Double bedrooms • Family bathroom and shower room • Living room and Open plan dining kitchen • Private lawned garden and parking area
Eggleston is a popular village situated 5 miles from the historic market town of Barnard Castle. It has a large central green surrounded by an interesting variety of houses and cottages and supports a public house and church with a broader range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities being found within the nearby centres of Barnard Castle, Middleton in Teesdale and Darlington.
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.
Many of the attractions of the region are within a short drive beyond which can be found are the delights of North Yorkshire, the Lake District, Northumberland and the East Coast.
Plum Tree Barn is a spacious detached barn conversion with a wealth of character features including original slit windows and exposed stone walls throughout.
The property is entered via a solid wood door with glass panel leading in to the useful entrance hall and utility area benefiting from a fully tiled floor, worktop space, plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer and under counter freezer. There are a range of storage cupboards incorporating the central heating boiler, a door leading to the shower room and a window to the side of the property.
The shower room continues the fully tiled floor and has exposed stone walls. There is an open shower with curtain rail, wash basin with vanity unit, WC and radiator.
Steps from the utility room leads to the open plan dining kitchen which benefits from a range of base units and worktops with twin bowl porcelain sink. There is integrated appliances including a four ring ceramic hob, oven, dishwasher and under counter fridge. There is a door and window to the front of the property overlooking the gardens. The staircase leads from the dining area to the first floor and has a useful under stairs storage cupboard.
Further steps lead up to the living room which is a good size room with exposed stone walls and windows and doors on dual aspects.
The first floor has a large landing with Velux window and space for seating, ideal for use as office space. The rooms span in to the eaves and therefore there is restricted head height to some parts of the rooms.
The master bedroom spans the full width of the property and is a large double with exposed stone walls and window overlooking the side of the property.
The second of the bedrooms is again a double bedroom with exposed stone walls, window to the front of the property and Velux window ensuring a lovely light room.
The family bathroom has a fully tiled floor and partially tiled and exposed stone walls. The white suite comprises of a roll top claw foot bath, wash basin and WC.
A further solid wood panel door from the landing leads in to dressing room again with exposed stone walls.
14' x 10' 5" (4.27m x 3.17m)
Open Plan Dining Kitchen
14' 1" x 15' 1" (4.28m x 4.61m)
9' x 7' 10" (2.75m x 2.40m)
14' 5" x 10' 6" (4.40m x 3.20m)
14' 10" x 7' 10" (4.51m x 2.40m)
5' 1" x 8' 5" (1.55m x 2.56m)
To the front of the property is a good sized enclosed garden mainly laid to lawn with flower bed and shrub borders and raised patio area. To the side of the patio area is a wooden garden shed and the LPG gas bottles.
To the side of the property is a gated gravel parking area with path leading to the front door and to the raised patio area.
Energy Performace Certificate
This property is currently rated ‘E’
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed up Galgate turning left onto Harmire Road after approximately half a mile.
Continue out of town past the golf course and continue over Folly Top. Head down the bank bearing off to the right towards Stanhope and proceed into the village.
As you head in to the village take the second left hand turning down the village green passing the pub on your right hand side. Shortly after the pub is a turning on your right hand side before the church identified by a footpath sign. The subject property can be found on your right hand sign and can be identified by a George F White ‘for sale’ board.