Newgate, Barnard Castle

£179,995

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
A superb, Grade II listed characterful stone built cottage situated in the heart of Barnard Castle, in the sought after area of Newgate. The property benefits from two reception rooms and a kitchen to the ground floor with two double bedrooms and a house bathroom to the first floor. To the rear of the property there is an attractive patio garden with well stocked flower beds and borders, as well as a cobbled off road parking space and double timber doors providing access to the rear. The garden also offers space for a seating area and useful external WC and a storage shed. Available with no onward chain, some modernisation required.

Situation and 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

A superb, characterful stone built cottage situated in the heart of Barnard Castle, in the sought after area of Newgate. The property benefits from two reception rooms and a kitchen to the ground floor with two double bedrooms and a house bathroom to the first floor. To the rear of the property there is an attractive patio garden with well stocked flower beds and borders, as well as a cobbled off road parking space and double timber doors providing access to the rear. The garden also offers space for a seating area and useful external WC and a storage shed. Available with no onward chain, some modernisation required.

Accommodation

A solid front door leads into an entrance porch.

Entrance Porch

With a step-up and a door leading into the dining room. Radiator.

Dining Room

With a sash window to the front, feature fireplace with a cast iron fire, tiled hearth and wooden surround. A step-up and door leading to the kitchen, a door to the inner hallway. Two radiators.

Kitchen

A range of wall and base units with white frontage and white work surfaces. Space for a washing machine, a fitted La Mona four ring gas hob and La Mona electric oven, space for a fridge freezer, one and a half sink unit with mixer tap and drainer, tiled splashbacks. Loft access. A window and door leading to the rear garden.

Inner Hallway

Stairs to the first floor and a partially glazed door leading into the sitting room.

Sitting Room

Bay window with window seat to the front, a substantial understairs storage cupboard, exposed timber beam, feature fireplace with a granite effect hearth and wooden surround. Fitted storage units. Two radiators.

First Floor

To the first floor landing there is a radiator and doors leading to the two bedrooms, separate WC and the bathroom. Fitted storage cupboards and loft access.

Bedroom One

A partially glazed door leads into a double bedroom with a sash window to the front. Radiator.

Bathroom

A white suite comprising a panel bath with shower above, pedestal wash hand basin. Shaving point, raised window to the rear. A cupboard housing the combi boiler. Radiator.

Separate WC

With a low level WC and extractor fan.

Bedroom Two

Timber doors entering into a double bedroom with a sash window to the front. Radiator.

Externally

The property has an attractive courtyard style garden with flower beds housing a range of plants, cobbled seating areas and wrought iron railings and walled boundaries. There is also double timber gates allowing vehicular access which is accessed through the public car park on Newgate. There is off road parking for one vehicle. There is also an external WC which is housed in a stone outbuilding.

Tenure

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

Services and Other Information

The property is serviced by gas fired central heating. There is mains gas, electric, water and drainage connected.

Local Authority and Council Tax Band

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

The property is banded B

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.

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

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