Front Street, Castleside, Consett, DH8


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
For Sale by Public Auction 11th December 2019 at the Grand Hotel, Gosforth. An extended two-bedroomed end-terraced house, available with no chain, originally built in the 18th century and with spacious rooms and traditional stone fireplaces, including a gas burning stove in the living room.

The house has been modernised, with uPVC double glazing and gas combi. heating, but still retains much of its original character and such features as a stone arch over the entrance and a large Inglenook fireplace in the living room. The accommodation comprises: entrance lobby, spacious living room, kitchen diner fitted with white units and including appliances, first floor landing, large front bedroom with stone fireplace, second double bedroom to the rear and a bathroom fitted with a white suite, including corner bath. There is a garden with a garage over the rear lane, which has a shared right of access for the three neighbouring houses along the terrace.

Front Street is on the main highway (A68) through Castleside, close to the edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and within 2.5 miles of Consett town centre, which offers shops, schools and amenities. There is also a local primary school in Castleside, while there are some local convenience stores in nearby Moorside. Hexham, in Northumberland, in approximately 19 miles away (via the A68 & A69), while the regional centres of Durham and Newcastle are both within 17 miles.

Each auction property is offered at a guide price and is also subject to a reserve price. The guide price is the level where the bidding will commence. The reserve price is the sellers minimum acceptable price at auction and the figure below which the auctioneer cannot sell. The reserve price, which may be up to 10% higher than the guide price, is not disclosed and remains confidential between the seller and the auctioneer. Both the guide price and the reserve price can be subject to change up to and including the day of the auction. The successful buyer pays a £750+vat (total £900) Auction Administration Fee. OPTION 2.

Ground floor

Entrance Lobby Exposed stone arch over doorway, stairs to first floor.

Living Room15'5" x 15'4" (4.7m x 4.67m). Large stone Inglenook fireplace with stone hearth and cast gas burning stove, radiator, built-in cupboard under stairs.

Kitchen Diner18'1" x 10'10" (5.51m x 3.3m). Kitchen area fitted with white wall and base units, granite effect worktop, stainless steel sink with mixer tap, built-in electric oven, 4-ring gas hob with extractor over, low-level fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, tiled splashbacks, tiled floor. Dining area with a radiator and a door to the rear.

First Floor


Bedroom 1 (front)15'5" x 15'6" (4.7m x 4.72m). exposed stone fireplace wood laminate flooring radiator built-in cupboard housing Baxi Combi boiler and loft hatch

Bedroom 2 (rear)10'11" x 10'9" (3.33m x 3.28m). Wood laminate flooring, radiator.

Bathroom6'10" x 7'5" (2.08m x 2.26m). Fitted with a white suite comprising: corner bath with mains shower over, wash basin in vanity unit, W.C., small built-in cupboard with shelves, towel radiator.

Externally There is a garden area across the lane which provides some space for parking and has a garage. The rear lane has a shared right of access for the three neighbouring properties on the terrace.

Garage With double doors, situated across rear lane.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01207 438026

J W Wood - Consett

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