Offers Over £385,0004 Bedrooms 1 Garage 2 Reception Rooms
West Farm Bungalow
• Immaculately presented dormer bungalow • 4 Bedrooms, 1 with luxury en suite • Dining kitchen, sun room and living room • Large gardens with outstanding open views • Peaceful yet accessible location
Stainton Village lies approximately 2 miles to the north east of Barnard Castle. A linear village surrounded by open countryside, it provides both tranquillity and community yet is ideally placed for the commuter.
The historic market town of Barnard Castle provides an excellent range of traditional shopping, educational and recreational facilities and there are many renowned beauty spots close at hand.
For the commuter the A688, A67 and A66 provides 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.
West Farm Bungalow is an immaculately presented property being finished to a high standard throughout. The property occupies a peaceful yet accessible location enjoying stunning views over open fields and to the hills beyond.
The property is accessed via a useful entrance porch with tiled floor, window to the front and door leading to the inviting inner hall.
This central hallway provides a pleasant seating area and access to the reception rooms. It has a staircase leading to the first floor with storage cupboard and full size picture window with fantastic views over the rear garden and fields beyond. There is also a downstairs WC with wash basin and WC off this room.
The large dining kitchen benefits from a modern solid wood kitchen with waxed wooden worktops and central island providing extra storage and workspace. There is an integrated dishwasher and large Rangemaster cooker with extractor hood above set within an inglenook with timber surround. The room is lovely and natural light floods in with windows on dual aspects and French doors leading out to a rear patio area.
A step down from the kitchen leads through to the useful utility room with base units and worktops. There is a stainless steel sink and void and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. A large walk in cupboard to the rear adds additional storage and would be an ideal pantry cupboard.
The utility room also provides access to the double garage with double electric up and over doors. The garage has been recently plastered and has a window to the side and could be used as an additional room.Â
Returning to the main accommodation, the living room has a solid oak floor and dual aspect with a window overlooking the front and French doors out to the rear garden. The granite and marble effect fireplace houses an open fire and provides an attractive focal point to the room.Â From the living room a door leads to the sun room with windows on all aspects, the room enjoys a fantastic southerly aspect and over the gardens to both the rear and the side.
Double oak doors lead in to the ground floor master bedroom with window to the side garden and contemporary en suite shower room comprising of a double shower, WC, bidet, wash basin and heated towel rail.
The first floor has three bedrooms, two of which are large doubles which span the width of the property with views overlooking open fields.Â The fourth bedroom being a good sized single room ideal as a nursery or home office.
The family bathroom has a tiled floor with white suite comprising of a P bath with shower over, WC, wash basin set within contemporary vanity unit and chrome heated towel rail.
6.43m x 3.75m (21' 1" x 12' 4")
6.45m x 3.48m (21' 2" x 11' 5")
3.25m x 5.32m (10' 8" x 17' 5")
3.34m x 3.80m (10' 11" x 12' 6")
1.75m x 4.92m (5' 9" x 16' 2")
3.34m x 3.60m (10' 11" x 11' 10")
4.40m x 3.78m (14' 5" x 12' 5")
4.41m x 3.46m (14' 6" x 11' 4")
5.70m x 7.62m (18' 8" x 25')
To the front of the property is a gated gravel driveway with ample parking for 6 cars. There is gated access to the gardens to both sides. The gardens to the rear and side are fully enclosed making it a perfect safe haven for children and pets to play and benefits from fantastic open views. It is mainly laid to lawn and bordered by flower beds which are well stocked with established shrubbery. A pond with water feature gives a point of interest and pleasant focal point. Double doors from the dining kitchen lead out on to a south facing sandstone patio area with steps down to the lawn. There is a further patio area with double doors to the sun room and path leading to the front of the property.
The property is currently rated ‘E’.
From the centre of Barnard Castle proceed up Galgate turning left onto Harmire Road. Proceed out of town past the golf club taking the next turning on the right towards Copley. After 1 mile turn right to Stainton, continue along the road taking a right hand turning down a private driveway signposted ‘West Farm’ and can be identified by a ‘George F White’ for sale board.