Offers Over £375,0003 Bedrooms 3 Reception Rooms
• Impressive 3 bedroom family home • Plans and permission in place to extend further • Stunning rural views • Tandem double garage • Private and enclosed landscaped gardens
Caldwell is a small village lying between the market towns of Barnard Castle and Richmond with excellent access to Scotch Corner and the A1(M) and Darlington.
The village has an interesting variety of houses and cottages, many stone built with terracotta pan tile roofs all positioned around the renowned ‘Browlnow Arms’ which is a traditional village pub serving ales and food at its heart.
The next village to Caldwell is Eppleby which benefits from tea rooms and a village hall together with a primary school and additional public house.
A wider range of day to day facilities and secondary schooling is available at Richmond and Barnard Castle.
Rose Mount is an imposing property which is superbly presented and set into a hillside taking in fantastic views across the countryside yet still occupying a sheltered position. Recently renovated to a high standard the property benefits from uPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating throughout. The property has been fitted with integrated state of the art CAT6 networking to all main rooms together with TV points and sky TV connections.
A fully glazed uPVC door leads into the impressive, bright reception hallway having solid oak flooring, doors leading into the bedroom and living accommodation and split level staircase leading to the ground floor. A large picture window over the stairs allows the hallway to take in views of the landscaped rear garden making the room feel bright and airy.
Double opening wooden doors lead into the imposing open plan ‘L’ Shaped living/dining room which has solid oak flooring throughout, a Stovax 9Kw mutifuel stove set into the wall with a granite hearth and a fantastic large picture window enjoying superb views over the open countryside. A step up provides access to the dining area which has windows to one side and a door linking back to the kitchen and trifolding doors providing access into the sun lounge combining the living accommodation to create an incredible open plan space for entertaining. The sun lounge is a great addition to the property having trifolding doors opening into the rear garden.
The dining kitchen lies to the rear of the property with picture windows and a stable door leading out to the landscaped garden. It is fitted with an extensive range of bespoke painted solid oak base and wall mounted storage units with soft close finish with kickboard lighting and a double sink unit with chic craquele tiled splash backs. There is a range of high quality integrated appliances including an eye level double oven, a washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer, microwave oven and an American style refrigerator/freezer along with a 4 ceramic plate hob and extractor fan over.
There is ample space for a family dining table and chairs and an opening allows access to the hallway.
The inner hall leads from the entrance hallway to the bedroom accommodation. The master bedroom is a large double room having fitted wardrobes to one wall. A fully glazed door and window opens onto a balcony which has superb views over the open countryside. Plans are in place to extend this room to create either two en suite bedrooms which would include a master bedroom or alternatively could be altered to form a ‘wow factor’ master suite stretching the depth of the property. At present floor to ceiling windows and a door enjoy views over the village and neighbouring countryside and a door opens out onto a balcony/roof space which will provide part of the footprint of the extension.
The second bedroom is a further good sized double bedroom with window overlooking the rear garden and ample room for large bedroom furniture.
The family bathroom/WC is fitted with a modern white suite including a ‘P’ shaped bath with power shower over, hand wash basin and WC. There is a useful fitted vanity cupboard and a built in storage cupboard which houses the hot water tank.
A split level staircase leads to the lower ground floor where a door leads into another large double bedroom with contemporary fully tiled en suite wet room style shower room/WC.
The lower ground floor has an internal entrance from the garage and opens into a large entrance hallway with coat hanging facilities access to a cloakroom with hand wash basin and WC and a hatch leads into a cellar under the main house which is currently used as a storage area.
Ensuite Shower Room
The property is situated on a hillside which allows the house to enjoy views over the countryside. Stone flagged steps lead through the landscaped tiered front garden which provides access to the entrance door.
A large level lawn with mature shrub borders and contemporary natural stone retaining walls set the property back form the road and provide east facing terraces to enjoy the sunshine through the early part of the day.
To the rear of the property a huge amount of thought has been given to the garden which provides a space useful to a variety of buyers, be it a family or those wishing to entertain. There is a large lawned garden with two sheltered patio areas flagged with Indian sandstone. Raised beds have been constructed with railway sleepers and planted with interesting tropical plants and landscaped with river ‘drift wood’.
A large timber summerhouse is fitted with a separate electricity supply and heated with an electric fan heater creating an ideal space for home workers or a hobby room.
The property is currently rated ‘E’
Travelling East from Barnard Castle follow the A67 for approximately 6 miles before turning right into the village or Winston. Bear left and follow the road into the village before taking another right hand turn signposted Ovington and Richmond. Travel for approximately 2.5 miles and follow the road into the village. On reaching the village the property is the 3rd property on the right hand side identified by a George F. White for sale board.