, County Durham, DH1 4EB 4 2 3
Rarely does the opportunity arise to purchase such a ‘turn key’, charming and exceptionally finished home in the heart of Durham City. This extended residence maintains many of its original character features, showcasing marble fireplaces throughout, exposed original tiled flooring in the central hallway and porch, built in storage in both reception rooms and a stunning stain glass window above the front door. Combined with modern day living in the immaculate kitchen diner and an outstanding finish, this property really does have that ‘wow’ factor.
The generous ground floor briefly comprises an entrance porch, accessed via a solid wooden door leading into the central hallway with an open spindle staircase, practical smartly finished white downstairs W.C and cleverly located utility room. To the front of the property is a large lounge with feature marble fireplace and cast iron/ tiled insert, fitted built in storage and Bay window with beautiful views across Durham City. The dining room is located immediately behind the lounge, once again oozing character with a feature cast iron fire surround, original coving with fitted storage and leads through into the impressive open plan kitchen diner. This brilliant space has been superbly extended by the current owner, making it the real heart of this wonderful family home. A feature central island and breakfast bar area situated around a range cooker, with natural light flooding in via four velux sky lights certainly brings this fantastic property into the 21st century and a way of modern-day living. Concluding the ground floor living space is an impressive conservatory, spanning the full width of the property, allowing an additional recreational area and access into the rear walled garden.
To the first floor is a beautiful airy and spacious split landing with open spindle banister, giving a real sense of space and four exquisitely decorated bedrooms. With bedrooms 1 & 2 both with fitted wardrobes or storage space, a rare feature in many properties today. A superb recently installed family bathroom services the main three bedrooms whilst a white en-suite shower room W.C with power shower can be found off the master bedroom. Once again, charm and character can be found throughout this floor, with original marble fireplaces in two of the four bedrooms.
Externally is a detached garage (accessed via Crossgate Peth) with remote control roller door allowing secure off street parking, which is a real benefit for a property in the City Centre. Low maintenance mature front and rear gardens. With the rear walled garden set over three impressive tiers perfect for entertaining, whilst also allowing a real haven to enjoy the summer sunshine.
Other pleasing features include catchment to nearby Durham Johnston and outstanding local primary schools. Walking distance into Durham City, the beautiful Cathedral and nearby train station, all amenities which really are ‘on the door step’.
Undoubtedly this exquisite home is rarely available and for that reason an early internal viewing is essential. The quality and space, mixed with modern living and traditional features in this truly unspoilt home are sure to impress. Viewings strictly by appointment with Moovd.
Accessed via solid wood door, single glazed stain glass window to front aspect, coving and tiled flooring.
Open spindle staircase to first floor with banister, stain glass window to porch, coving, double radiator and tiled flooring.
A white suite comprising: close coupled W.C, pedestal hand basin, splash back tiling, spot lighting and slate tiled flooring.
Feature 'Adam' style marble fire place with cast iron and tiled upstand, coal effect gas fire insert, double glazed BAY window to front aspect, built in storage and shelves, ceiling rose, coving and double radiator.
Feature 'Adam' style cast iron fire place with tiled upstand, tiled hearth, coal effect gas fire insert, built in storage (housing Baxi boiler) and shelves, ceiling rose, coving and solid wood flooring.
An open plan kitchen diner fitted with a range of wall and base units contrasting granite work surfaces, 1 1/2 stainless steel bowl with drainer unit and mixer tap over, splash back tiling, free standing range cooker point with extractor hood over, integrated dishwasher, freezer, island with breakfast bar area and stainless steel sink and mixer tap over, single glazed window to conservatory, spot lighting, X4 double glazed velux sky lights, Bi fold doors to conservatory, X2 single radiators, solid wood flooring
Fitted with base units contrasting work surface, 1 stainless steel bowl with drainer unit and mixer tap over, splash back tiling, plumbed for washing machine and vented for dryer, slate tiled flooring.
UPVc double glazed French patio doors to rear garden, double glazed windows to rear aspect, lighting and slate tiled flooring.
Split level landing with open spindle banister and loft access (part boarded, ladder and light).
Double glazed window to rear aspect, fitted wardrobes and double radiator.
A white suite comprising: walk in shower with mains over head rain shower, wall mounted hand basin, close coupled W.C, fully tiled walls and floor, double glazed frosted window to side aspect, spot lighting and chrome ladder towel rail.
Feature 'Adam' style marble fire place with cast iron and tiled upstand, coal effect gas fire insert, built in fitted wardrobes, double glazed BAY window to front aspect and double radiator.
Feature 'Adam' style marble fire place with cast iron and tiled upstand, coal effect gas fire insert, fitted wardrobes, double glazed window to rear aspect, ceiling rose, coving and double radiator.
Double glazed window to front aspect and single radiator.
A white suite comprising: panelled bath with mains shower over, wall mounted hand basin with storage under, close coupled W.C, spot lighting, double glazed frosted window to side aspect, fully tiled walls and floor, storage cupboard, chrome ladder towel rail and shave point.
Detached garage with remote control electric roller door, power and lighting, single glazed windows to side and rear and door to rear garden.
A three tier garden with slate chippings and mature shrubs and trees.
An enclosed area with steps up from the rear of the property to three paved tier areas, ideal for entertaining, mature shrubs and birch trees, raised flower beds, slate chippings and gated access into side alley.
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Simply stunning four bedroom end terrace family home
Popular street in the heart of Durham City
Catchment for Durham Johnston
Open plan kitchen diner & two additional reception rooms
Beautiful enclosed walled rear garden & detached garage
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