Galgate, Barnard Castle


Guide price

A unique development opportunity allowing for the conversion of a variety of offices/outbuildings to form two houses and two flats. The site boasts a central position just off Galgate in the historic market town of Barnard Castle.

Situation & Amenities

Bishop Auckland 15 miles, Darlington 17 miles, Durham 25 miles, Newcastle upon Tyne 42 miles, A1(M) 17 miles. Please note all distances are approximate. Situated in the historic market town of Barnard Castle, this property provides easy access to the amenities within the town and its surrounding area. There are a number of nurseries, primary and secondary schools in Barnard Castle including Barnard Castle School and Teesdale School. Darlington and Bishop Auckland are both within close proximity, while the cities of Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds also easily accessible.


A development opportunity located in a central position within the historic market town of Barnard Castle which is offered with full planning permission to convert offices/outbuildings to two flats and two houses. The vendor is not selling all components which are linked to the planning permission. The commercial element and maisonette accommodation above is being retained.

Proposed Accommodation

Flat 1 - a first floor flat comprising 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and open plan living/dining/kitchen.

Flat 2 - a ground floor flat comprising 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and open plan living/dining/kitchen.

House 3 - comprising dining kitchen, conservatory, bedroom, bathroom, first floor landing, bedroom and en-suite.

House 4 - comprising dining kitchen, living room, hallway, ground floor WC, first floor landing, master bedroom with en-suite and dressing room, two further bedrooms and a bathroom.

Method of Sale

The site is being offered for sale by private treaty. If you are interested, we would ask that you contact our offices.

Site Plan

The site plan outlines the boundaries in red. The blue hatched area indicates the flying freehold whereby we are selling the first floor accommodation only.

Easements, Wayleaves & Rights of Way

The site is sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing rights, including rights of way, whether public or private, light, drainage, water and electricity supplies and all other rights, obligations, easements, quasi-easements and all wayleaves or covenants, whether disclosed or not.

Areas, Measurements & Other Information

All areas, measurements and other information have been taken from various records and are believed to be correct but any intending purchaser(s) should not rely on them as statements of fact and should satisfy themselves as to their accuracy.


As far as the vendor is aware, there are no services connected to the site.


The property is believed to be offered freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Local Authority

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.


Strictly by appointment via GSC Grays.


Particulars written and photographs taken September 2018.

Disclaimer Notice

GSC Grays gives notice that:

1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

4. Any plan is for guidance only and is not drawn to scale. All dimensions, shapes, and compass bearings are approximate and should not be relied upon without checking them first.

5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

6. Please discuss with us any aspects that are important to you prior to travelling to the property.

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GSC Grays - Barnard Castle

12 The Bank, Barnard Castle, County Durham

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