Brierville, Durham, Tyne and Wear, DH1


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  • Bedrooms: 3
3 bedroom, 2 bathroom Victorian town house with amazing views of Durham Cathedral and Castle, and beyond the city as far as Penshaw Monument. Brierville is arguably the best street in Durham for views of the cathedral and castle.

The house is immaculately presented and has been extended and totally renovated by the current owners.

A stained glass front door leads into the vestibule with old penny floor, and through the inner door to the hall with original wood floor.

The kitchen/dining room is a large, airy room. It has an exposed, original brick chimney which now houses the 8 ring cooker and extractor fan. There is an extensive, fitted, light grey, solid wood kitchen with built in fridge/freezer and dishwasher. There is an under stairs coat cupboard and additional large storage cupboards.

A door leads through to a utility room with plumbing for an automatic washer and dryer, plus more large storage cupboards and kitchen cupboards.

Double glass doors lead through to the lounge at the front of the property with views of the castle and cathedral, original wood floor and exposed, original brick chimney with a multi fuel stove.

On the first floor there is a bathroom with shower cubicle, slipper bath, tiled floor and towel radiator.

There are also 2 bedrooms on the first floor, one double at the rear of the property and a large double at the front which boasts the original Victorian fireplace and views of the castle and cathedral, plus fitted wardrobes.

On the second floor there is a third bedroom with dormer windows and a sweeping view of Durham City including the castle and cathedral. This bedroom has an ensuite shower room with towel radiator.

Outside there is a rear, tiled yard accessed through double French doors from the kitchen and with steps to the gate to the back lane.

At the front of the property is a tiered pebble garden stocked with many shrubs and other plants and has seating areas plus a wood store. The views from the garden are, again, of the castle and cathedral.

All external doors and windows are upvc or composite double glazed. There is a condensing combi boiler for heating and hot water in the utility room. Throughout the house original and antique features have been saved where possible.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01787 312401


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