Property Summary

Guide price £143,000

Branch Details


01388 529579

8 Front Street, Wolsingham, County Durham, DL13 3AA

The Rochester Lodge, Deneside

• Prestige park and leisure home • All year round occupancy • Quality 2 bedroom chalet • Optional layout and fixtures and fittings • Traditional barn conversion styling with a modern twist • Kitchen and utility with integral appliances • Floor to ceiling windows with French doors onto the decking • Private desirable park location • Secure gated site with 24 hour security

The Area
Deneside is a 5 acre luxury lodge park situated on the edge of the desirable village of Wolsingham at the ‘Gateway to Weardale’ within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The site provides a welcome space to relax away from the stressful intrusion of busy town and city life and the surrounding countryside provides the setting for outdoor, leisure and country pursuits and the stunning surrounding scenery is dissected by a network of public rights of way, perfect for evening and weekend walks.

The village has a range of day to day facilities including grocery shop, doctor and dental surgeries, library, tea shops and several public houses. There is also a regular bus services connecting at Crook and Durham and Weardale Railway Trust operate a heritage service for leisure travellers with vintage locomotives and carriages.

Whilst retaining its rural roots, access is available to the major regional business centres such as Darlington, Durham, and Newcastle, and from here links to all areas of the UK can be found by rail. Newcastle International Airport and Durham Tees Valley Airport are both within one hour travel by car and run both domestic and international flights.

The Property
The interior of this lodge has the style and appeal of a traditional barn conversion with stained exposed beams spanning the double width of this holiday home. The entrance to the property is on the side elevation. Off the main entrance hall which is fitted with Oak veneer cupboards is a practical utility room with integral appliances. The inner hall leads through into the spacious open plan living, dining and kitchen area. The kitchen area is again fitted with oak cabinets and high quality integral appliances together with an island/breakfast bar. Cathedral and long drop windows together with skylights fill the are with natural light throughout the day. And there is a gas living flame fire within surround providing a pleasant focal point to the room and complementing the heating system.

Off the inner hall is a family bathroom which is half tile comprising bath, WC and wash hand basin. There are two double bedrooms with the master bedroom having walk in wardrobe and good size en suite shower room. The second bedroom maximises the use of the space with fitted wardrobes.

As with all holiday lodges offered on this site, the customer can chose colour schemes, interiors and fittings from a large selection which are available as standard. Some higher specification choices may incur an additional cost. There is also a bespoke design service available if you wish to make your home more personal e.g. changes to layout: rooms and sizes.

Leading from the French doors in the living area a good size decking area extending the width of the lodge and out to 3 meters will be installed. The elevation of this can be decided by the buyer in order to take advantage of the sun direction or particular vantage points.
General Remarks and Stipulations
For technical details please refer to the Deneside Lodges website,
From the market place in Wolsingham head west on the A689. Travel for approximately 800 yards before turning left immediately before the railings signposted Hamsterley. Follow the road and cross the bridge, turn left immediately after the bridge and follow the lane, the main gated entrance of the park is located on the left hand side.

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