Croft On Tees, Darlington

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
Newtown Cottage is a characterful period three bedroom detached cottage set in extensive garden grounds in a rural location close to Croft on Tees.

This charming cottage offers spacious accommodation which comprises of: an entrance hall leading to a living room with an open fire, and views over the garden. There is a large archway through to the dining room which has doors leading to the staircase and kitchen. The kitchen and breakfast room is fitted with a modern kitchen, incorporating an electric oven and hob, sink with a mixer tap, and space for a dishwasher and fridge freezer. There is a fully glazed door leading to the side garden and another door to the inner hall which leads to a cloakroom/w.c., and then through to the utility room/boot room which has an external door leading to the rear parking area.

On the first floor there are two good sized double rooms with the master bedroom having a feature fireplace and views over the garden, and a good single room. There is also a family bathroom with white suite.

Externally, the property is approached via a gated gravelled driveway leading to the parking area. The property is surrounded by lawned gardens with mature trees, hedgerows, and flower beds with patio areas to both the front and side. There is also an enclosed wooded area with a garden shed and bin storage.

Location and Amenities

Croft on Tees is a popular village location with a primary school, hotel, village hall, and church. There are good road networks to the nearby towns of Darlington, Richmond, and Northallerton. There are additional amenities on the opposite side of the River Tees in Hurworth including a convenience store, secondary school, pubs, restaurants, and hairdressers. Further schooling can be found at Richmond, Northallerton & Darlington as well as private education establishments in Darlington and Yarm. The nearby towns of Darlington and Northallerton offer direct train services to London King Cross, Manchester, and Edinburgh.

Terms and Conditions

The property shall be let unfurnished by way of an Assured Shorthold Tenancy for an initial term of 6 months at a rental of £1,300 per calendar month inclusive of estate maintenance, window cleaning, and front garden maintenance. Payable in advance by standing order and a bond of £1,500.00 shall be payable prior to occupation.

Holding Deposit

Before your application can be fully considered, you will need to pay to us a holding deposit equivalent to one weeks' rent for the property you are interested in. Once we have your holding deposit, the necessary paperwork should be completed within 15 days, or such longer period as might be agreed.

If at any time during that period you decide not to proceed with the tenancy, then your holding deposit will be retained by our firm. By the same token, if during that period you unreasonably delay in responding to any reasonable request made by our firm, and if it turns out that you have provided us with false or misleading information as part of your tenancy application or, if you fail any of the checks which the Landlord is required to undertake under the Immigration Act 2014, then again your holding deposit will not be returned. It will be retained by this firm.


The Landlord's agent will take up references through a referencing agency. The obtaining of such references is not a guarantee of acceptance.


Tenants are responsible for the insuring of their own contents.

Smoking and Pets

Smoking is prohibited inside the property. Pets shall not be kept at the property without prior consent from the landlord, which will be subject to separate rental negotiation.

Services and Other Information

The property is served by oil fired central heating, with mains electricity, water and drainage connected.

Local Authority and Council Tax

The council is Darlington Borough Council and the property is a Tax Band is D.


Strictly by appointment only through GSC Grays. Tel: 01969 600120.

Particulars and Photographs

Particulars written September 2023

Photographs taken August 2023

01969 368025

GSC Grays - Leyburn

15 High Street, Leyburn, North Yorkshire

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