Beeches Lane, Church Street, Castleside, Consett, DH8


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  • Bedrooms: 3
JW Wood are proud to have been given the opportunity to present for sale this superb stone-built cottage situated at the end a quiet and secluded lane in Castleside and with charming woodland and countryside views.

Designed to the specifications of the current owner and finished to an incredible standard, this is a charming home of rare quality that combines understated traditional character with the convenience of modern living, and it should have considerable appeal to those seeking a tranquil and luxurious semi-rural retreat.

Accessed via a private lane, Beech Cottage has two floors, with the living accommodation elevated from the lane and accessed via the steps to the front or the staircase from the ground floor garage. The entrance hall, with its beautiful Indian stone floor, leads off to the living room to one side and the superbly fitted kitchen/dining room to the other, which opens into the fabulous sun room providing stunning views across the patio garden and the woodland to the fields beyond. There is also a utility room to the rear, while the hall leads on to a lovely shower room, the second bedroom, the study / third bedroom and along to the spacious master bedroom suite, which has an exquisite en suite bathroom and a large fitted walk-in wardrobe.

Externally there is a lawned garden with well-stocked chipped bark borders leading down from the elevated patio and raised borders to the rear of the cottage. The large garage has a remote-controlled electric door and space for parking in front. The waste drainage from the property goes to a septic tank, which is shared with a neighbouring property.

Beech Lane is situated just off Church Street which is itself just beyond the main crossroads in Castleside village, where there are some local shops and facilities. The A68 highway runs through the village providing a link to the north and south and there are further amenities in Consett town centre approximately 2.5 miles away.

A viewing of this exceptional home is highly recommended. Interested parties should contact JW Wood on 01207 502 109 to arrange a viewing appointment.

Entrance Floor Stone steps lead up from Beech Lane to the entrance to Beech Cottage. There is also a staircase leading directly up to the far end of the hall from the ground floor garage.

Entrance Hall A welcoming entrance hall with an Indian stone floor and coving that leads up a step to a carpeted hallway serving the shower room and bedrooms. There is also a loft hatch with a drop-down ladder providing access to the part-boarded loft, which has a light. A doorway leads to a small lobby with stairs down to the garage.

Living Room14'7" x 15'6" (4.45m x 4.72m). Stunning yet cosy living room with superb views from the front of the cottage; with coving, ceiling rose, superb stone feature fireplace with coal-effect gas fire and single radiator.

Kitchen / Dining Room11'6" x 15'6" (3.5m x 4.72m). A superb dining kitchen with an Indian stone floor that continues through from the entrance; fitted with solid oak wall and base units with recessed lights beneath, granite worktops incorporating a one-and-a-half bowl sink with mixer tap, Aga range stove, integrated dishwasher, telephone point and single radiator. Further fantastic views to the front. Opens into sun room, and with door to utility room to rear.

Utility Room8'7" x 7'7" (2.62m x 2.31m). Indian stone floor, white wall and base units with a contrasting worktop, plumbing for washing machine, wall-mounted Baxi combination boiler and door to garden.

Sun Room11'11" x 13'2" (3.63m x 4.01m). The Indian stone floor continues through to this wonderful sun room, which provides the ideal vantage point for the stunning countryside views to the front of the cottage. The room also has a single radiator, a television aerial point and French doors to the patio.

Master Bedroom15'3" x 15'6" (4.65m x 4.72m). This exquisite master bedroom suite provides fantastic views to the front and has coving, ceiling rose and a single radiator. It also has a walk-in wardrobe / dressing room and opens into the en suite bathroom.

Walk-in Wardrobe5'1" x 5'9" (1.55m x 1.75m). Fitted with Canadian beech open wardrobe and shelving units and a light.

En Suite Bathroom9' x 7'8" (2.74m x 2.34m). A luxurious tiled en suite bathroom fitted with a white suite comprising spa bath with shower attachment, pedestal wash basin and W.C., separate shower cubicle with mains shower, towel radiator, Travertine tiles throughout and extractor fan.

Bedroom 210'4" x 7'8" (3.15m x 2.34m). Situated to the rear of the cottage, with coving and a single radiator.

Study / Bedroom 36'8" x 7'8" (2.03m x 2.34m). Situated to the rear and currently used as a study / home office, but could be used as a single bedroom; with coving, single radiator and telephone point.

Shower Room5'9" x 7'7" (1.75m x 2.31m). Stone tiled floor and part-tiled walls, fitted with a double length shower cubicle with mains shower, pedestal wash basin and W.C., towel radiator and extractor fan.

Ground Floor

Garage14'6" x 15'2" (4.42m x 4.62m). A large garage accessed on ground floor level from Beech Lane, with a large shelved cupboard in the stair recess, a remote controlled electric panelled door, electric sockets, lights and a cold water tap. There are stairs to the side leading up to the living floor (coming out at into the hall at the entrance to the master bedroom).

Gardens There is a large stone patio directly out from the sun room, with a sloping lawned garden leading down to the stone wall at the front and well stocked chipped bark borders. The stone path leads around the side of the house to the rear where there are further raised gravelled borders and there is a cold water tap.

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