Academy Gardens, Gainford, Darlington

£425,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An extensive, detached bungalow, tucked away within a cul de sac location in the centre of Gainford. This superb property has been renovated, extended and modernised by the current owners to provide spacious and flexible living accommodation, suitable for a wide variety of purchasers. Orchard House offers a new purchaser high quality fixtures and fittings throughout including; a bespoke solid oak kitchen with apex ceiling and dining area, oak doors, slate tiled flooring, superb house bathroom and a multi fuel stove in the snug. The living accommodation offers a lovely flow with two sitting rooms, four bedrooms, including three double bedrooms and a Jack and Jill en suite. Externally the theme of space continues with a substantial paved parking area for several vehicles, a detached double garage and an additional single garage with two up and over doors providing access to further hardstanding, discreetly tucked away in the garden, ideal for a car enthusiast. The property is situated on a large plot and the rear gardens offers a large lawn with flower beds, ideal for keen gardeners or those with a family requiring space.

Situation & Amenities

Barnard Castle 9 miles, Darlington 8 miles, Richmond 11 miles, Durham 23 miles. Please note all distances are approximate. Located within the village of Gainford which is ideally situated for easy access to the local towns of Darlington and Barnard Castle, whilst the cities of Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds are within reach. The A66 and A1 (M) are easily accessible bringing many areas within commuting distance. The historic village of Gainford, on the banks of The River Tees, benefits from a primary school, hairdresser, village store, doctor's surgery, public house, tea room and village hall.

Description

An extensive, detached bungalow, tucked away within a cul de sac location in the centre of Gainford. This superb property has been renovated, extended and modernised by the current owners to provide spacious and flexible living accommodation, suitable for a wide variety of purchasers. Orchard House offers a new purchaser high quality fixtures and fittings throughout including; a bespoke solid oak kitchen with apex ceiling and dining area, oak doors, slate tiled flooring, superb house bathroom and a multi fuel stove in the snug. The living accommodation offers a lovely flow with two sitting rooms, four bedrooms, including three double bedrooms and a Jack and Jill en suite. Externally the theme of space continues with a substantial paved parking area for several vehicles, a detached double garage and an additional single garage with two up and over doors providing access to further hardstanding, discreetly tucked away in the garden, ideal for a car enthusiast. The property is situated on a large plot and the rear gardens offers a large lawn with flower beds, ideal for keen gardeners or those with a family requiring space.

Accommodation

A partially glazed oak front door leads into the entrance hallway with windows either side.

Entrance Hallway

Window to the front, partially stone tiled flooring. Oak doors leading into the bedrooms, kitchen, living room, sitting room and house bathroom. Storage cupboard with double oak doors and a storage airing cupboard. Radiator.

Dining Kitchen

A bespoke solid oak kitchen with wall and base units and a substantial pantry cupboard. Space for a Range style cooker, dishwasher and an American style fridge freezer. Stainless steel double sink unit with mixer tap and drainer, solid wood work surfaces and an oak island matching the kitchen units. Apex ceiling with two Velux windows to the front, window to the front and window to the side overlooking the patio, stone tiled flooring, bespoke oak fitted dresser storage cupboards, space for a dining table and a partially glazed oak door leading into the utility.

Utility

Bespoke fitted wall and base oak units matching the kitchen with a solid wood work surface, Belfast sink with mixer tap, window to the front, space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. The boiler is located in here. Partially glazed door leading out to the rear garden and window to the rear. Extractor fan and radiator.

Sitting Room

A dual aspect overlooking the rear gardens. Patio doors leading out to the rear garden with a tiled area adjacent to the doors. Two radiators .

Snug

Two windows to the side, multi-fuel stove and alcove and a radiator.

Bedroom One

A double bedroom with windows overlooking the rear garden. An oak door leading into bedroom four/ dressing room. Radiator.

Bedroom Four/ Dressing Room

This is currently used as a dressing room for the Master bedroom which has a door leading out to the main hallway and a window to the rear. Radiator. This room could also be used as a home office or as additional bedroom, if required.

House Bathroom

A white suite comprising a contemporary panelled bath, double step-in shower with rain water head and hand held attachment, alcove with feature lighting, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled flooring and spotlighting. Chrome contemporary heated towel rail and extractor fan.

Bedroom Three

A double bedroom with a window to the side. An oak door leads into the Jack and Jill en-suite. Radiator.

Jack and Jill En-suite

Low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, plumbing for a shower (the shower requires some works to be completed). A bespoke oak door with fitted storage cupboard, frosted glazed window to the side. Tiled flooring and an oak door leading into bedroom two. Radiator.

Bedroom Two

A double bedroom with two windows overlooking the front, wood effect flooring. This room is currently being used as a craft room. Radiator. Loft access and door leading into the main entrance hallway.

Externally

The property is approached via a substantial block paved driveway with off-road parking for several vehicles. Walled boundaries and some mature shrubs and planting adjacent to the property. There is a detached double garage and an attached single garage which are accessed from the driveway. A wrought iron gate provides access round to the rear gardens, there is a block paved pathway leading to the side stone paved courtyard. The rear garden is a substantial size, is mainly laid to lawn with fenced boundaries, mature trees and some flower bed areas. There is also a substantial timber shed and a hard standing area behind the single garage. The property also benefits from external sockets, water tap and the perimeter of the lawn has cabling for a robotic lawn mower, if required.

Garages/Workshop

The detached double garage has two up and over doors with light and power connected with a pedestrian door to the side. The attached single garage has an up and over door to the front and rear which provides a through access to the rear garden.

Tenure

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

Services and Other Information

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

Local Authority and Council Tax Band

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

The property is banded D.

Particulars & Photographs

The particulars were written and the photographs taken in October 2021.

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1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

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4. Any plan is for guidance only and is not drawn to scale. All dimensions, shapes, and compass bearings are approximate and should not be relied upon without checking them first.

5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

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