Guide Price £525,000
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 3 Reception Rooms
The Moorlands, Uppertown
Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland, Durham
- Ample off road parking, along with detached garage
- Countryside Views
- Flexible living accommodation
- Four bedrooms, master with en-suite facilities
- Fully alarmed with electric gates
- Good sized, private lawned gardens
- Impressive and rare to the market detached family home
- Newly fitted family bathroom
- No onward chain
- Positioned on a generously proportioned corner plot
- Retained character throughout
- Sought after location
- Three reception rooms
The Moorlands, 57 Uppertown is a unique, charming family home steeped in character with many impressive original features throughout and benefits from four good sized bedrooms, three reception rooms and large gardens.
The Moorlands, 57 Uppertown is a unique, charming family home steeped in character with many impressive original features throughout. It has been sympathetically decorated and restored in order to remain in keeping with the style of the property. Boasting four good sized bedrooms, three reception rooms and generously proportioned gardens, this superb property is situated on a fantastic corner plot. Set close to the heart of Wolsingham village, the property enjoys picturesque countryside views and would be ideally suited to a variety of purchasers.
The main entrance is to the front of the property via a solid wood door and leads into the entrance vestibule, which in turn leads into the spacious reception foyer which benefits from a fireplace with tiled inset and wooden mantel over, along with a useful under stair storage cupboard. Located to the right hand side and complemented by a dual aspect to the front and side is the spacious living room which benefits from an impressive marble fireplace with a custom made fireplace fender and traditional picture rails.
Situated to the left hand side and facing the front elevation is the well proportioned dining room, which boasts two large sliding sash windows and a fireplace with marble inset and hardwood mantel over, along with space for a large dining table.
The breakfast room enjoys a rear aspect view onto the pleasant, enclosed gardens, and features a sliding sash window. This flexible room also offers additional storage by two useful built in storage cupboards and could be utilised for a number of purposes.
The kitchen is fitted with an excellent range of solid wood wall and base mounted storage units, topped with granite working surfaces which incorporate a porcelain Belfast sink with mixer tap. Integral appliances include a fridge/freezer, while there is also space for an Aga and extractor fan over. Benefitting from two UPVC double glazed windows which allow the room to be flooded with natural light, there is also tiled flooring throughout.
Accessed via the kitchen is the spacious utility room which is an excellent space and provides ample storage space and room for freestanding appliances, along with a sliding sash window and a butlers sink. Adjacent to the utility room is a useful pantry cupboard which is generous in size and benefits from built in storage shelves. A further utility room completes the ground floor accommodation, and benefits from a sliding sash window, along with additional space for freestanding appliances, a downstairs WC and a stable door which leads into a small courtyard which houses the oil tank and allows access to the front gardens.
Returning to the reception foyer, a handsome oak staircase rises to the first floor landing which is a well proportioned and flexible space, which could be utilised as further living space. A decorative stained glass window to the side elevation is the focal point, whilst there is also two sliding sash windows to the front and two good sized storage cupboards.
The master bedroom is a large double which is located to the front aspect enjoying views onto the green via two large sliding sash windows. Benefiting from floor to ceiling built in wardrobes, this outstanding room also has en-suite facilities which comprise of a large corner Jacuzzi bath, a separate shower cubicle with shower, WC and a porcelain sink set upon a pedestal. The room is also tiled to splash back level.
The second and third bedrooms are also generously sized doubles, one of which faces the front elevation overlooking the green and the other facing the rear, enjoying superb views over the private gardens and countryside beyond. Both rooms benefit from two sliding sash windows.
The fourth bedroom is a large single which faces the rear and benefits from built in storage shelves which could be utilised as a study if required.
The family bathroom is fitted with a modern white suite comprising of a shower cubicle with mains fed shower, a freestanding bath with floor tap and a wall hung wash hand basin set upon a vanity unit. Tiled to splash back, this recently refurbished room also offers a UPVC double glazed window, a heated towel rail and two useful storage cupboards, one of which houses the water tank. There is also a separate WC with UPVC double glazed opaque window.
To the front of the property there is a hedge enclosed low maintenance garden which has mature trees and a small courtyard which houses the oil tank. To the side are electric gates which in turn allow access to an area of hardstanding which provides ample off road parking for a number of vehicles, along with a brick built single garage with up and over door. To the rear are well established lawned gardens which are hedge and wall enclosed and offer a range of mature shrubbery and flowering borders. There is also a large patio area, providing ideal space for seating and entertaining into the evening.
1. The property is heated by an oil central heating system.
2. There is a mixture of single and double glazed windows through out.
Travelling from the centre of Wolsingham, travel north on the B6292, go over the bridge and continue onto Uppertown. The property is located approximately 200 yards on the left hand side on the corner and entrance to Holywood, identified by a George F White for sale board.