Bridge Cottage is an individual and attractive detached bungalow residence which was built circa 1858. Historically it was once the original Toll Cottage for the crossing over the River Tees. Geographically it is interesting, strategically placed on the border with County Durham. It is rare for a property with such potential to come onto the market in as it is in a very pretty area on the North Yorkshire Durham border.
Hurworth on Tees 3 miles Darlington 5 miles Yarm 6 miles Northallerton 15 miles Teesside 17 miles. (All distances are approximate).
The property is attractively situated towards the Southern end of the picturesque rural hamlet of Over Dinsdale. It is located on the right hand side adjacent to the bridge over the River Tees. It stands well facing south on an elevated site with frontage onto the picturesque River Tees.
Bridge Cottage is well placed in relation to the thriving Market Towns of Darlington, Northallerton, and Yarm is within reasonable commuting distance of Teesside. (See Location Plan)
Shopping - Darlington, Northallerton, Yarm. Larger centres at Teesside and Newcastle.
Communications - gner services to London from Railway Stations at Northallerton and Darlington. International Airports at Durham Tees Valley.
Schools - Primary Great Smeaton, Croft, Hurworth on Tees - Comprehensive - Darlington and Northallerton. Private - Polam Hall, Yarm School, Teesside High and Red House.
Golf - Darlington Romanby Northallerton, Brass Castle Nunthorpe. Rockliffe Hall Spa and Golf Course
Racing - Thirsk, Ripon, Catterick, Sedgefield and York.
Theatres - Georgian Theatre, Richmond. Darlington Civic Theatre.
Leisure Centres - Stokesley, Darlington and Northallerton
Bridge Cottage comprises a substantial detached period four bedroom dormer style bungalow.
The accommodation is spacious and well proportioned and has been substantially refurbished in the last 4 years. It has the benefit of oil fired central heating and garaging.
The cottage stands on a mature plot. It is complemented externally by well established gardens and grounds extending to 0.5 acres approx (Please note this area does not include the part of the river bed which belongs to the property). The mature gardens are a particularly attractive feature, with terracing and mature specimen trees and shrubs leading down to the River Tees. The property has frontage onto the River Tees, with the ownership extending to the middle of the River. It also has the added benefit of Fishing Rights on this frontage. The River Tees is a renowned for Trout fishing and now Salmon are frequenting the River. The whole property is shown edged red on the attached plan.
Fitted Storage Cupboards. Tiled Floor. Stairs To First Floor. Coving.
Fitted Range Of Base and Wall Units. Single Draining Sink Unit. Plumbed For Washing Machine. Tiled Floor. Radiator.
Fitted Range Of Base and Wall units. Range oven. Stainless Steel Sink Unit. American Fridge/Freezer. Integrated Dishwasher. Central Island. Feature Window Seat. Spotlights.
Feature Fireplace. Feature Glass Cabinet. Alcove. Coving. Radiator.
Inner Reception Hall
Radiator. Front door to the garden.
Feature Fireplace With Multifuel Burning Stove. Large Bay Feature Windows. Night Storage Heater. Radiator.
Patio Doors To Garden. Radiator.
Walk In Wardrobe. Coving. Radiator. Leading To Ensuite and Dressing Room.
Ensuite Shower Room
Shower. WC and Wash Basin. Part Tiled. Radiator.
Fitted Cupboards. Night Storage Heater.
White Suite comprising Bath with Shower Attachment. WC and Wash Basin. Airing Cupboard.
Under Eaves Storage. Radiator
Bath With Shower Over. W.C. Wash Basin In Vanity Unit. Radiator
Single Room. Radiator.
Double Room. Under Eaves Storage. Radiator.
Double Room. Radiator.
4.45m x 2.66m.
Separate garden store. Caravan. There is a drive leading up to the property proving good car parking space.
Gardens and Grounds
The mature gardens and grounds form a particularly attractive feature to the property extending to 0.5 acres approx. The well established gardens are situated on a gently sloping site with terraced areas interspersed with rockeries, mature trees and shrubs and a small fruit orchard. The garden enjoys spectacular views over the River Tees.
General remarks and stipulations
By appointment with Robin Jessop Ltd .
The property has the benefit of Mains Electricity.
There is a right to water from the Over Dinsdale Estate System under the conditions:
A.No obligations if it becomes deficient in quality or quantity
C.Share cost repair from the main in Middleton-one-row
The drainage is to a Septic Tank situated in the garden.The property benefits from full oil fired central heating.
Easements & rights of way
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, whether public or private, light, water, drainage, sewage, support and easements and other restrictive covenants, existing and proposed wayleaves for masts, pylons, stays, cables, drains, water, gas and other pipes whether mentioned in these particulars or not.
The property is sold with the benefit of 150 feet approximately of Fishing Rights on the River Tees outlined on the attached plan.
Freehold with Vacant Possession.
Method of sale
The property is being offered for sale, initially by Private Treaty.
Fixtures & fittings
Only those fixtures, fittings and equipment specifically referred to in these particulars are included in the sale.
From Croft on Tees take the road through Hurworth on Tees to Neasham. Follow the road to Low Dinsdale and proceed through the village and over the Bridge. Bridge Cottage is immediately on the left hand side and is clearly marked by the Robin Jessop