Offers Over £575,0004 Bedrooms 2 Garages 5 Reception Rooms
Valstram Lodge, Atley Hill
• Deceptively spacious equestrian property set in 5 acres of land • Detached family home with 4 double bedrooms • 5 Acres of land with stable block and tack room • Detached tandem garage/workshop • Good commuting access
Valstram Lodge is located on the edge of Atley Hill, a small hamlet with fantastic open views yet excellent commuting access. The hamlet benefits from good access to all the major centres of the north, with the A1, A19 and A66 all close by.
The property is equidistant from the popular towns of Northallerton and Darlington both offering a wide range of amenities, professional services and transport links with main line train stations.
Valstram Lodge is a deceptively spacious detached property set in 5 acres of land with stabling, garage and workshop and poly tunnel making it ideal for equestrian use or a family who wish to be self sufficient.
The property is access via a wooden panel door leading to the open entrance hall with staircase to the first floor and doors leading off to the ground floor living accommodation.
The first of the wooden panel doors leads to a ground floor shower room with fully tiled wall and floor and white suite comprising of a shower cubicle, wash hand basin and WC. There is a frosted window to the front of the property.
The second of the wooden panel doors leads in to the open plan dining kitchen which benefits from windows on dual aspects making the room spacious and light. The dining area is of good size to accommodate family dining and has an open arch through to a reception room which in turn leads through to the sun room.
The fitted kitchen is separated from the dining area with a useful breakfast bar and has a good range of oak fronted wall and base units with worktops and single drainer stainless steel sink. There is an electric cooker point and integral dishwasher and extractor hood.
From the kitchen a wooden panel door leads through to the utility room with tiled floor, wall and base units, worktop space and a stainless steel sink. There is a window and door leading to the side of the property.
Continuing through from the utility room is a boiler room housing the central heating boiler and having worktop space and plumbing for both washing machine and tumble dryer. A further wood panel door leads through to a further reception room with rear door ideal as an office or playroom.
From the dining area continuing through the archway leads in to the first of the reception rooms with feature marble effect fireplace housing a coal effect electric fire and having double doors leading in to the sun room.
The sun room a is good sized room benefiting from large windows on all aspects enjoying open views over the land and to the fields beyond. There is a door leading on to the patio area.
From the entrance hall is the final of the downstairs accommodation which is a light and airy reception room having a large window overlooking the front of the property with marble effect fireplace housing an electric coal effect fire.
The first floor accommodation is accessed via a turned staircase leading from the entrance hall with a half landing and window overlooking the rear of the property. The main landing is light with windows on dual aspects looking over the gardens to both sides of the property and the fields beyond.
The master bedroom lies to the rear of the property and is a large double with window overlooking the rear garden and fields beyond.
There are a further three double bedrooms to the front of the property with views over the front gardens and beyond.
The family bathroom is fully tiled and comprises of a white suite with freestanding roll top claw foot bath, shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin. There is a frosted window to the rear of the property.
19' 11" x 12' 11" (6.07m x 3.93m)
12' 4" x 8' 10" (3.75m x 2.69m)
9' 4" x 9' 4" (2.84m x 2.84m)
12' 8" x 9' 8" (3.85m x 2.95m)
15' 5" x 14' 1" (4.70m x 4.29m)
16' 3" x 12' 8" (4.95m x 3.85m)
15' 6" x 10' 5" (4.73m x 3.17m)
12' 8" x 11' 3" (3.87m x 3.44m)
12' 8" x 11' 1" (3.87m x 3.37m)
12' 8" x 9' 1" (3.87m x 2.77m)
The property is approached via double wrought iron gates on to a large block paved parking area with ample parking for several cars.
The gardens are fully enclosed and are mainly laid to lawn with a large patio area and steps leading to the stable block.
The stable blocks consists of 4 stables and tack room complete with concrete floor and alarm system. The building was constructed by the current owners and has been used for storage solely. The largest of the stables to the left hand side has up and over door for vehicle access if required.
To the rear of the stable block is further gated access to the fully enclosed paddock totalling 5 acres which is ideal for horses or livestock.
A detached garage lies to the left of the property with up and over door, power and window and personnel door to the side. The garage has a further roller door leading to another garaging area currently used as a workshop which has a window to the side and wall and base units with worktops and Belfast sink.
To the rear of the garage is a polytunnel with breeze block base and sliding door.
The lawned area behind the polytunnel has gated access to the field.
16' 10" x 17' 5" (5.14m x 5.31m)
20' 8" x 16' 10" (6.29m x 5.14m)
11' 5" x 17' 5" (3.48m x 5.31m)
11' 6" x 11' 4" (3.50m x 3.46m)
11' 6" x 11' 4" (3.50m x 3.46m)
16' 6" x 11' 5" (5.03m x 3.47m)
7' 7" x 11' 4" (2.30m x 3.46m)
Energy Performance Certificate
The property is currently rated ‘D’
From Scotch Corner head South on the A1 towards Catterick taking the Brompton on Swale junction on to Gatherley Road. Proceed to the traffic lights, turning left towards Scorton. Continue through Scorton towards Darlington. Approximately 2 miles along the road the property is located on the left hand side before The Arden Arms and can be identified by a George F White ’for sale’ board.