Property Summary

Guide Price £550,000

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 4 Reception Rooms

Branch Details

Barnard Castle

01833 690390

14c, Harmire Enterprise Park, DL12 8BN

Torvaig, Front Street

Pelton Fell, Chester Le Street, County Durham

    Key Features

  • Gated access which leads to driveway, plus double integral garage
  • Individually designed stone built detached family home
  • Separate barn with planning for conversion to a three bedroomed detached dwelling
  • Three double bedrooms, master with en-suite
  • Whole site in the region of 0.44 Ha (1.1 Ac)

An individually designed stone built detached family home. Offered for sale with a separate barn with planning for conversion to a three bedroomed detached dwelling. Whole site in the region of 0.44 Ha (1.1 Ac)

The Property
Torvaig is an individually designed, stone built family home set in a convenient location close to the centre of Chester Le Street. Offering three double bedrooms, the master with an impressive en-suite and flexible, family sized accommodation throughout, the property also benefits from a double integral garage. Alongside the principle residence there is also an incredibly rare opportunity to develop an existing barn which is sold with the benefit of full planning permission to convert it into a spectacular three bedroomed detached home. Both properties are accessed via wrought iron double gates which lead into a substantial area of hard standing, allowing parking for multiple vehicles. The property offers ample outside space with the whole site extending to in the region of 0.44 Ha (1.1 Ac). Suitable for established or growing families and also those who are keen to develop their own home.

The main entrance is to the front of the property which leads into the reception vestibule, with tiled floor, ideal for the storage of coats and shoes. From here is the hall, where the tiled floor continues and stairs rise to the first floor accommodation, storage is offered by an under stair storage cupboard. To the right hand side lies the cloakroom which has tiled flooring and comprises of low level WC and wash hand basin, with tiled splash backs and an opaque window to the front.

The breakfasting kitchen is situated to the rear of the property and offers a good range of wall and base mounted storage units, topped with working surfaces which incorporates a stainless steel sink and drainer unit and extends to a breakfast bar for informal dining. Integral appliances include an electric oven and hob with extractor hood over, dishwasher and under counter fridge, while the room is finished with tiles to splash back level and the floor.

Stepping down from the kitchen is the utility room and an internal door to the integral garage, which offers power, lighting and an up and over door. The utility room faces the
rear of the property and benefits from base units which incorporate a stainless steel sink and drainer unit, and has space and plumbing for a washing machine. From the utility room there is an office with laminate flooring which extends from the utility and a wall mounted combination boiler.

Returning to the hallway is the separate dining room which faces the rear and also the spacious living room. The living room stretches the full length of the property and is well lit via a window to the front elevation and French doors which lead into the conservatory. The focal point of the room is the gas fireplace which is housed in a reclaimed cast iron surround with tiled inset and marble effect hearth. The conservatory is of UPVC and dwarf wall construction and leads out to the rear of the property.

To the first floor there are three bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom is a spacious double benefitting from a front aspect view and is serviced by a en-suite facilities. The en-suite comprises of walk in shower cubicle with mains fed shower, rainfall head and hand held attachment, vanity wash hand basin and WC. The walls and floor are tiled while the room is heated by a towel rail and lit via an opaque window to the rear.

Bedrooms two and three are both doubles and enjoy a rear aspect view. The accommodation is completed by the family bathroom which comprises of a modern ivory suite which includes a low level WC, wash hand basin and a panel enclosed bath. The walls are tiled to splash back areas and the room is lit by an opaque window to the front.

Barn Conversion
The property is sold with a unique offering which includes an opportunity to convert a barn into a stunning family home. The existing barn has full planning permission for conversion into a three bedroomed detached property which will comprise of a living room, open plan dining kitchen, utility area, two bedrooms and a family bathroom to the ground floor. While to the first floor there will be master suite with en-suite facilities.

The property is accessed via wrought iron gates to the front which leads into a large driveway offering off road parking for numerous vehicles. To the front of the property there is a small patio area and a large driveway which leads to the garage. To the rear there is further hard standing, which offers further off road parking if required. To the side of the property via a 5 bar gate, the garden extends into a small paddock which stretches along the road side and is bounded by fence and offers mature trees and shrubbery.

Energy Performance Certificate
The Property is currently EPC rated - C

From the A1(M) take junction 63 onto the A167. At the roundabout take the second exit onto Picktree Lane, follow the road onto North Burns the B6313, going straight over the roundabout and following the B6313 onto Pelton Fell Road. Follow the road turning right onto Burnthouse Bank and in turn onto Front Street, the property is on the right hand side and is identified by a George F White for sale board.

The property is UPVC double glazed throughout
2. The property has a gas fired central heating system

3. The property has full planning permission for the conversion of an existing barn into a three bedroom dwelling. More information can be found at under planning reference DM/15/00222/FPA
4. The planning permission has been implemented.