The Bank, Barnard Castle

Guide price

Bedrooms: 2
An opportunity to purchase a superb, Grade II listed mixed use property with both retail and residential accommodation, situated on the Bank, a highly sought after area within Barnard Castle. The commercial element of the building offers two rooms and retail windows with attractive period fireplace and wc. To the first and second floor there is a two bedroom apartment with private entrance and courtyard garden to the rear.

Barnard Castle 5 miles, Darlington 24 miles, Leeds 74 miles, Durham 29 miles, Newcastle upon Tyne 61 miles (please note all distances are approximate). The property is situated within the village of Bowes which benefits from a Public House, Primary school, Church, an active village hall as well as the historic Bowes Castle. Within close proximity of the property lies the market town of Barnard Castle which has a good range of amenities including further education facilities. Bowes is ideally located with great access links to both the A1 (M) and A66 for commuting across the region. Further facilities are available within nearby Richmond and Darlington towns.

Commercial (Retail Unit)

The commercial element of the property comprises two rooms boasting a stunning period fireplace, exposed timber beams and stone flooring. The rear room of the commercial element is currently used for storage and includes cloakroom/wc and understairs storage area with wall mounted wash hand basin.

42a The Bank

Accessed via an entrance to the rear of the property. The first floor comprises a generous living room, kitchen and bathroom/wc. The first floor has two double bedrooms and storage area.


To the rear of the property is an enclosed rear courtyard garden. Please note there is a pedestrian right of way in favour of 40 The Bank over the rear courtyard.


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

Local Authority and Council Tax

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

For Council Tax purposes the property is banded A.

Current rateable value (1 April 2023 to present) £3,400


Particulars written in November 2023.

Photographs taken in November 2023.

Services and Other Information

Mains electricity, gas and drainage, and water are connected. Gas fired central heating.

Agents Note

Please note the retail unit is currently let on a yearly renewable lease at a passing rent of £6000 per annum.

01833 908027

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12 The Bank, Barnard Castle, County Durham

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