Property Summary

Offers over £195,000

2 Bedrooms 1 Garage 2 Reception Rooms

Branch Details

Barnard Castle

01833 690390

14c Redwell Court, Harmire, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8BN

Sycamore Cottage

End terrace character cottage with flexible layout 2 Bedrooms Gardens to rear with Summerhouse overlooking open countryside Single garage and off street parking Village location with good commuter links

The Area
Hutton Magna is a small historic village lying on the borders of County Durham and North Yorkshire, supporting a church and restaurant/pub. The neighbouring market towns of Barnard Castle, Richmond and Darlington provide a wide range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities. Many of the attractions of Teesdale and Swaledale can be found all within a short drive, beyond which can be found the delights of the North Yorkshire moors and the Lake District.

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.

The Property
Sycamore Cottage is characterful cottage in the heart of the village enjoying views over the village green. The property has a flexible layout and benefits from oil fired central heating and double glazing throughout.

The solid wood panel front door with stained glass pane leads in to the light and airy living room benefiting from wooden flooring, a fireplace housing a multi fuel stove with wooden mantel and stone hearth. There are two windows overlooking the village green and doors leading to the dining room, kitchen and bedroom. As well as the spiral staircase which leads up to the first floor.

The dining room also lies to the front of the property with the wooden flooring continuing from the living room and two windows to the front of the property. This room has previously been used as an additional bedroom.

The master bedroom is accessed from the living room and is a double room having a window to the side of the property and wooden flooring.

The kitchen lies to the rear of the property and is fitted with a range of base units with wooden worktops, a useful pantry cupboard and stainless steel sink. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher, and space for both cooker and freestanding fridge freezer. From the kitchen a stable door leads out to the rear patio area and garden beyond.

A further door from the kitchen leads into the downstairs shower room which is partially tiled and fitted with a tiled shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.

A spiral staircase leads up to the first floor landing which has built in storage cupboards with hanging rails and windows overlooking the rear garden and open views beyond. There is limited head height throughout the first floor.

The second bedroom is currently used as a double bedroom and has exposed beams and Velux windows overlooking the front and rear of the property.

The house bathroom has exposed beams and low level window to the side of the property and is fitted with a white suite comprises of a bath with tiled surround, WC and wash hand basin.

4.66m x 1.66m (15' 3" x 5' 5")
Dining Room
3.66m x 4.30m (12' x 14' 1")
Living Room
4.36m x 4.30m (14' 4" x 14' 1")
Downstairs Shower Room
1.73m x 1.97m (5' 8" x 6' 6")
Bedroom One
2.92m x 2.96m (9' 7" x 9' 9")
Bedroom Two
4.24m x 2.90m - into eaves (13' 11" x 9' 6")
1.95m x 2.90m - into eaves (6' 5" x 9' 6")
Summer House
2.80m x 2.06m (9' 2" x 6' 9")
4.82m x 2.49m (15' 10" x 8' 2")
A door from the kitchen leads out to a seating area with gated access to the side of the property where there is off street parking for one car and access to the single garage. The garage has double wooden doors and is fitted with storage shelves.

There is a raised gravel seating area with pergola over and a water feature. There are flower beds and paths to either side which lead to the main lawned garden. Located at the bottom of the garden is a timber Summer house which enjoys views over the neighbouring Church yard and scenery beyond. There is also an additional timber garden shed.

Located to the side of the property is an additional store which houses the boiler.
Energy Performance Rating
The property is currently rated 'D'
A right of way exists in favour of the neighbouring properties over the garden and driveway.
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed out along Newgate, turning right towards the A66/Egglestone Abbey Bridge. On reaching the A66 head eastwards towards Scotch Corner, turning left towards Hutton Magna by the Smallways Motel. At the subsequent junction turn left and follow the road into the village where the subject property will be found on the left-hand side, just before The Oak Tree Inn.

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