Queen Street, Barnard Castle

£138,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
Centrally located in the heart of Barnard Castle lies this attractive stone built cottage. The property benefits from two bedrooms including a spacious master bedroom with exposed timber floorboards and a superb stone fireplace surround, whilst the second has a recently modernised en suite shower room. There are character features throughout including sash windows, beautifully crafted stone surrounds to the log burner in the living room and range style cooker in the kitchen. The main bathroom has also recently been refurbished with a white suite and contemporary tiling. To the rear of the property there is a superb low maintenance courtyard with decked and paved seating areas, as well as an outbuilding and high walled boundaries to increase privacy. A stones throw from the wide variety of amenities which this sought after market town has to offer, suiting a wide range of buyers looking for an investment, semi or permanent home.

Situation & Amenities

Bishop Auckland 15 miles, Darlington 16 miles, Durham 25 miles, Newcastle upon Tyne 42 miles, A1(M) 15 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. Darlington and Bishop Auckland are both within close proximity, while the cities of Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds also easily accessible. There are main line train stations at Darlington and Durham, with International Airports to be found at Newcastle and Leeds/Bradford. The property lies within easy reach of the A66 and A1(M) bringing many areas within commuting distance.

Description

Centrally located in the heart of Barnard Castle lies this attractive stone built cottage. The property benefits from two bedrooms including a spacious master bedroom with exposed timber floorboards and a superb stone fireplace surround, whilst the second has a recently modernised en suite shower room. There are character features throughout including sash windows, beautifully crafted stone surrounds to the log burner in the living room and range style cooker in the kitchen. The main bathroom has also recently been refurbished with a white suite and contemporary tiling. To the rear of the property there is a superb low maintenance courtyard with decked and paved seating areas, as well as an outbuilding and high walled boundaries to increase privacy. A stones throw from the wide variety of amenities which this sought after market town has to offer, suiting a wide range of buyers looking for an investment, semi or permanent home.

Accommodation

A front door leads into an entrance porch.

Entrance Porch

Stairs lead to the first floor, slate flooring and a partially glazed door leading into the living room.

Living Room

With a sash window to the front, log burner with a sandstone surround and hearth, corner fitted TV unit with storage, door leading into the kitchen, exposed timbers to the staircase and an understairs storage cupboard. Radiator.

Kitchen

A good range of wall and base units with wood effect frontage and granite effect work surfaces. A Kenwood five ring gas Range style cooker with a feature sandstone surround and tiled splashbacks, extractor fan, one and a half sink unit with mixer tap and drainer, space for a fridge and freezer, tiled splashbacks. Fitted cupboard with plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Sash window overlooking the courtyard garden, and a fitted cupboard housing the combi boiler. Tiled flooring, radiator.

Rear Porch

Partially glazed door leading to the courtyard garden, storage cupboard, door leading into the bathroom. Tiled flooring.

Bathroom

A recently modernised white suite comprising panel bath with shower above, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, contemporary grey tiles, marble window sill and a sash window overlooking the courtyard garden. Tiled flooring, extractor fan.

First Floor Landing

Panelled walls leading up the stairs and from the landing doors lead to bedrooms one and two. Loft access and a radiator.

Bedroom One

A double bedroom with a sash window to the front, boarded fireplace with sandstone surround and hearth. Storage cupboard with shelving, exposed timber flooring. Radiator.

Bedroom Two

A sash window overlooking the courtyard garden and an en-suite shower room.

En-suite Shower Room

A recently modernised shower room with a step-in shower with contemporary grey tiling, extractor fan and a vanity wash hand basin with storage below. Wood effect flooring.

Externally

To the rear of the property there is an attractive courtyard style garden with walled boundaries, a raised decking area, stone paved patio, space for bins, pots and seating. There is a timber gate which provides access to the rear.

Tenure

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

Services and Other Information

The property is serviced by gas central heating, mains electricity, water and drainage.

Local Authority and Tax Band

Local Authority and Council Tax Band

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

The property is banded A

Particulars & Photographs

The particulars were written and the photographs taken in July 2021.

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.

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