The Rise, Castleside, Consett, DH8


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  • Bedrooms: 2
For sale by auction on 30th January 2020 at The Grand Hotel, Gosforth (formerly The Marriott), a semi-detached bungalow with a garage, a conservatory and open elevated views to the front, requiring some refurbishment and with potential to create further bedrooms with a loft conversion (subject to the necessary consents).

Available with no chain, the bungalow should appeal to property investors with its scope for further improvement, as well as appealing to residential buyers. It has uPVC double glazing and gas central heating – via Baxi combi. boiler (fully serviced in January 2020) – and offers accommodation comprising: entrance lobby with stairs to the loft space, living room with glazed sliding doors to fitted kitchen, inner hall with access to the main bedroom, second bedroom and a bathroom, fitted with a white suite. There is also a conservatory to the rear, with doors from the main bedroom and the kitchen. Externally there is a garage accessed via the long driveway, with off-road parking, a lawned front garden and a raised patio garden to the rear.

The bungalow is situated opposite the end of Belle View Drive and has an elevated and open outlook over the rooftops across the Derwent Valley. It is within the village of Castleside, which has a local primary school, and there are shops in nearby Moorside with a wider range of facilities and amenities in Consett town centre, which is approximately 2.5 miles away. There are road links, via the A691 and A692, to Durham and Newcastle, which are both within 16 miles, and to Hexham and Northumberland via the nearby A68. There are also popular countryside walks and cycle routes in the area, with Castleside being on the edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Ground Floor External steps to the front entrance.

Entrance Lobby Door to bedroom/study, door to living room. Access to stairs to spacious loft space, with potential for conversion (subject to consents) and housing the Baxi combi. boiler.

Living Room11'8" x 15'4" (3.56m x 4.67m). Living flame gas fire, radiator, sliding glazed doors through to kitchen.

Kitchen8'5" x 13'11" (2.57m x 4.24m). Fitted with wall and base units with marble-effect worktop, double sink with mixer tap, plumbing for washing machine, radiator, tiled splashbacks, electric cooker, door to conservatory.

Inner Hall Access to bedrooms, bathroom and living room.

Bedroom One11'8" x 10'11" (3.56m x 3.33m). Situated to the rear, with a radiator and door to conservatory.

Bedroom Two / Study8' x 9'1" (2.44m x 2.77m). Radiator.

Bathroom5'6" x 5'11" (1.68m x 1.8m). Fitted with a white suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash basin, W.C., radiator, tiled walls.

Conservatory13'11" x 5'11" (4.24m x 1.8m). With doors from the rear bedroom and the kitchen, doors to the rear garden and to the side, for access from the driveway and access to the garage.

Garage Accessed via the block-paved driveway, with up-and-over door, light and electric sockets.

Gardens & Driveway There is a raised natural sandstone patio garden to the rear and a lawned front garden, with a long block-paved driveway.

Auction Terms - Option 2 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 seller's 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 Auction Conditions: On the fall of the gavel, the buyer places a £3,000 non-refundable deposit with The Agents Property Auction and agrees to exchange contracts within 28 days with a further 14 days allowed for completion.

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J W Wood - Consett

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