Shotley Bridge, Consett, Co Durham, DH8


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  • Bedrooms: 3
An ideal property for those looking to live in the rural North Pennines, with easy access to Hexham, Consett and Newcastle.

Built c1860 originally as farm cottages, "Barley Lodge" is an attractive detached house, which offers charm and character, large gardens, garage and a workshop.

Occupied by our clients for over 20 years, the property has the benefit of oil fired central heating, hardwood double glazing and offers accommodation which briefly comprises: Entrance porch, living room with multi-fuel stove, kitchen, utility room, breakfast room, shower room, a dining room and a further reception room which has previously had use as a ground floor bedroom. To the first floor there are three bedrooms (two with traditional fireplaces) and a spacious family bathroom.

Externally there is a pleasant garden to the front with lawn, borders, trees and shrubs. To the side is an area of hardstanding for parking and a large rear/ side garden with vegetable patch, greenhouse and poly tunnel.

Barley Lodge is situated just off the A68 between Carterway Heads and Kiln Pit Hill. Local shopping facilities can be found in nearby Shotley Bridge with a more comprehensive range of facilities to be found in Consett or Hexham. The location is perfect for country walks and is a few miles from Derwent Reservoir and Muggleswick Woods.

Porch11'6" x 5'6" (3.5m x 1.68m). Ceramic tiled flooring, under floor heating.

Living room15' x 18' (4.57m x 5.49m). Inglenook with stove, radiator.

Kitchen23'7" x 7'7" (7.19m x 2.31m). Fitted with a range of floor and wall units with complementing work-tops, range cooker, extractor, dishwasher, ceramic tiled flooring.

Utility8'9" x 6'10" (2.67m x 2.08m). Plumbing for washing machine,

Breakfast room11'10" x 9'6" (3.6m x 2.9m). Ceramic tiled flooring, radiator.

Shower room7'1" x 5'3" (2.16m x 1.6m). Shower cubicle with. Mains fed shower, hand basin set in vanity unit, w.c., heated towel rail, fully tiled walls, ceramic tiled flooring.

Dining Room18'1" x 15' (5.51m x 4.57m). Feature fireplace with London log burner, stripped and stained floorboards, radiator, original ceiling beams.

Study15' x 14'5" (4.57m x 4.4m). Feature fireplace, radiator, wood flooring.

First Floor


Bedroom one15' x 17'11" (4.57m x 5.46m). Traditional cast fireplace with tiled inserts, radiator.

Bedroom two15' x 14'7" (4.57m x 4.45m). Traditional cast fireplace with tiled inserts, radiator, built in cupboard.

Bedroom three15'5" x 12'2" (4.7m x 3.7m). Radiator, built in cupboard.

Bathroom17'7" x 7'5" (5.36m x 2.26m). Roll-top bath, walk in shower, wash hand basin, w.c., part tiled walls, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring, built in cupboards.

Garage11'10" x 14'5" (3.6m x 4.4m).

Workshop18'3" x 14'2" (5.56m x 4.32m). Large room with lighting and power, previously used as a music room, could be used as an additional garage.

Gardens Garden with lawn, borders and trees to the front. Side and rear gardens with hardstanding for parking, patio areas, vegetable patch, pond, potting shed, greenhouse and poly tunnel.

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J W Wood - Consett

16 Middle Street, Consett

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