Sidehead, Westgate, Bishop Auckland, DL13


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
A stone-built 3 bedroom barn conversion with attached 3 bedroom period cottage (which is currently used as a holiday let). Ideal for purchasers who require additional accommodation or Granny flat.

Situated in the small hamlet of Sidehead, high into the hillside overlooking Westgate and the Durham Dale "Ashbrow" is an individually designed and built barn conversion which has an attached three-bedroomed cottage, currently used as a holiday let with spacious gardens and panoramic views. The property offers flexible accommodation with the possiblity of reception areas being used as bedrooms. Comprises on the ground floor: hallway leading to the rear of the building; the barn conversion has an entrance lobby, hallway leading to spacious kitchen/breakfast room and a good sized dining room; to the other side of the building there is a useful utility room, cloakroom/w.c. and a large living room with a TV room and staircase to a Mezzanine floor, ideal as a study; to the first floor there are three bedrooms, master bedroom with an ensuite shower room and there is a family bathroom/w.c. The cottage has a good sized kitchen/breakfast room, a large lounge, first floor with three bedrooms and a bathroom/w.c. Externally the property has well maintained lawned gardens to the rear with flower beds and mature trees overlooking the Durham Dales, there is access to the side of the property for parking in addition to parking area at the front.

Sidehead is a rural hamlet situated in the picturesque Durham Dales in the North Pennines which is approximately a 2 mile drive from Westgate. A range of shops and facilities can be found in nearby Stanhope or Wolsingham.

Agents note: The property has oil fired central heating and drainage with septic tank.

Entrance Hallway Storage area with oil fired central heating boilers.


Ground Floor

Kitchen17'3" x 12'6" (5.26m x 3.8m). Fitted with a range of floor and wall units with complementing work-tops, Belfast sink, built in oven and hob, plumbing for washing machine, stone flagged floor, radiator, stairs to first floor.

Lounge16'8" x 13'8" (5.08m x 4.17m). Inglenook fireplace with stove, radiator, solid oak flooring.

First Floor

Landing Loft access with drop down ladder, radiator.

Bedroom one14'1" x 10'8" (4.3m x 3.25m). Laminate flooring, radiator, built in cupboard.

Bedroom two9'6" x 9'2" (2.9m x 2.8m). Radiator.

Bedroom three10'10" x 5'10" (3.3m x 1.78m). Radiator.

Bathroom Walk in Shower cubicle with electric shower over, pedestal hand basin, w.c., heated towel rail, laminate flooring, extractor.

Main house

Entrance Lobby Leading to useful utility room and cloakroom w.c.

Living Room25'11" x 12'4" (7.9m x 3.76m). Feature stove, two radiators, exposed ceiling beams, feature arch window, solid oak flooring.

Mezzanine level11'11" x 9'3" (3.63m x 2.82m).

Study area.

T.V. room12'11" x 9' (3.94m x 2.74m). Laminate flooring, radiator.

Entrance Hallway Radiator, stairs to first floor.

Dining Room14'8" x 14' (4.47m x 4.27m). Pine flooring, radiator, large storage cupboard.

Kitchen14'11" x 14'4" (4.55m x 4.37m). Handmade kitchen with sycamore and beech floor and wall units with complementing work-tops, Esse range cooker, built in oven and hob, sink unit, sycamore, beech and ceramic floor, feature arch window.

First Floor

Landing Exposed ceiling beams, skylight, radiator.

Bedroom one16'11" x 14'3" (5.16m x 4.34m). Traditional cast fireplace, exposed ceiling beams, built in wardrobes, radiator, stripped and stained floorboards.

Ensuite Shower cubicle with mains fed shower, pedestal hand basin, w.c., heated towel rail, part tiled walls, extractor, stripped and stained floorboards.

Bedroom two14'11" x 8'3" (4.55m x 2.51m). Radiator, exposed ceiling beams, pine flooring.

Bedroom three17'2" x 6'6" (5.23m x 1.98m). Radiator, exposed ceiling beams, pine flooring.

Bathroom Panelled bath, pedestal hand basin, w.c., heated towel rail, extractor, ceramic tiled flooring.

Gardens Lawned gardens with borders, plants, trees and shrubs. Patio areas to enjoy the views.

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