Guide Price £585,000
- 5 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- 3 Reception Rooms
Westfield House, North Green
Staindrop, Darlington, Durham
- EPC Exempt
- Fantastic prominent village green location
- Grade II Listed
- Immaculately presented 5 bedroom property
- Large gardens and outbuildings
- Off street parking
- Wealth of charm and character
Westfield House is a charming double fronted Grade II Listed property steeped in history and boasting a prominent village green location within the beautiful and popular village of Staindrop. Virtual Tour Available.
Westfield House is a charming double fronted Grade II Listed property steeped in history and boasting a prominent village green location within the beautiful and popular village of Staindrop.
Upon entering the property through the large front entrance door into the hallway the period character of Westfield House is abundantly clear with high ceilings, original coving and deep skirting boards. A flagstone floor benefiting from under floor heating runs the length of the hallway and into the snug with doors radiating to the ground floor living accommodation whilst a return staircase rises to the first floor via a half landing with an arch window flooding that and the galleried landing with natural light.
The living room lies to the front of the property being an elegant large square room having oak flooring, a large window with shutters enjoying an outlook to the front garden and an in keeping sandstone fireplace with tiled hearth makes a fantastic feature within the room alongside the period coving and deep skirting.
The dining room also has period features and a large window with shutters with the period fireplace in this room having delicate tiled inserts with painted surround. A door from the dining room opens to the kitchen which can also be accessed from the hallway. Similar to the living room this reception room enjoys an Easterly aspect meaning it is filled with light from early morning and throughout the first part of the day.
The kitchen another good sized room having a range of oak wall and base mounted units with granite worktops and a large brick fireplace that the range style cooker is set within. There is an integrated dishwasher and the twin Belfast sink enjoys a view of the rear garden. There is space within the room for a freestanding American style refrigerator. The kitchen has ample space for breakfasting furniture or more informal dining and is laid with a practical solid oak floor also having under floor heating.
A third reception room lies at the rear of the property again enjoying an open, cast iron fireplace and having a flagstone floor similar to that in the hallway. This cosy room is a more family oriented space which would work equally well as a study or childrens play room.
There is a utility room to the very rear of the house with access to the courtyard which has plumbing and electricity points for white goods. There is planning consent to rebuild this section and extend the main dwelling at the rear of the kitchen into an orangery which would improve the property even further and provide a fantastic living kitchen. More information regarding the plans can be obtained from the agent.
From the hallway there is a door opening beneath the staircase with steps leading to the cellar. The cellar has four rooms with vaulted ceilings and benefits from lighting allowing the space to be used for storage. This space could be converted to create, further accommodation such as a gym or cinema subject to obtaining the necessary consents.
To the first floor the impressive galleried landing enjoys a view to the rear of the property through a large arched window over the staircase. The master suite lies at the front of the property being a large and spacious bedroom with high ceilings and boasting a cast iron fireplace and also has the benefit of fitted storage cupboards. It enjoys views through the shuttered windows, over the green and beyond to the village. An en-suite shower room with double shower, WC and wash hand basin has partially tiled walls and has a mosaic effect floor which complements the master bedroom.
The second bedroom is another spacious bedroom being a similar size to the master suite. The room again has a fireplace, with marble surround and fitted storage cupboard, the floor boards are stripped and varnished and the bedroom enjoys views over the North Green.
The third bedroom to this floor lies at the rear of the property enjoying views over the bakery/outhouse to the rear garden. The room is another double bedroom which features a cast iron fireplace with sandstone surround and has a fitted storage cupboard.
The family bathroom also enjoys generous proportions with high quality neutral tiled walls and there is a large window with views to the rear garden. The bathroom has a luxurious freestanding roll top bath, double shower enclosure, WC and wash hand basin together with extensive bespoke storage.
From the first floor landing another door opens to reveal a further return staircase to the second floor. A fourth double bedroom is set within the eaves and has exposed beams and views to the side of the property over the walled garden.
The fifth bedroom is a spacious single bedroom again having exposed beams. This room benefits from eaves storage and has a view beyond the neighbouring rooftops and beyond to the woodland of Raby Estate.
A shower room also with WC and wash hand basin which is partially tiled and has mosaic effect flooring services these two bedrooms creating ideal accommodation for teenagers or a guest suite.