Galgate, Barnard Castle

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
A well presented and spacious four-bedroom family home with spectacular enclosed gardens nestled in the midst of bustling Barnard Castle.

Situation & Amenities

Bishop Auckland 15 miles, Darlington 17 miles, Durham 25 miles, Newcastle upon Tyne 42 miles, A1(M) 17 miles. Please note all distances are approximate. Situated in the historic market town of Barnard Castle, this property provides easy access to the amenities within the town and its surrounding area. There are a number of nurseries, primary and secondary schools in Barnard Castle including Barnard Castle School and Teesdale School. Darlington and Bishop Auckland are both within close proximity, while the cities of Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds also easily accessible.


Ground Floor

A light-filled mullioned vestibule leads into a generous hallway. To the left is a large living room with Georgian-style windows boasting views to historic Galgate. The huge entertainers kitchen has bespoke Howdens wall and base cabinets in light oak, a Rangemaster with gas hob and electric oven, room for a large American-style fridge freezer and French doors leading to the patio and garden beyond. There is garage access from the kitchen. Off the kitchen is a generous dining room also with French doors. A unique multi-use space with leafy views is perfect for intergeneration living, an office or snug. A vestibule, which could be used as a kitchenette, leads to a fully tiled wet room with shower, WC and heated towel rail. Wooden flooring throughout the rear of the property and underfloor heating with each room on separate thermostats and multi-zone in the kitchen and dining room.

First Floor

A light-filled stairway leads to the generous master bedroom with garden views and ensuite with a corner bath, separate shower and w/c. The family bathroom has a three-piece house bathroom suite and useful airing cupboard. There are three further bedrooms, one with an en-suite. The landing also features a useful storage room. The roof space is largely boarded out and has two Velux windows.


To the rear of the property is a enclosed garden mostly laid to lawn with mature borders and patio area. Passing under a leafy archway reveals vegetable patches, abundant fruit trees, more lawn, a greenhouse and a garden shed. The property also benefits from off-street parking, a single garage and solar panels. All the rear glazing is Pilkington Active self-cleaning glass.

Agents Note

Please note there is a pedestrian right of way through the garage in favour of a neighbouring property.


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

Local Authority and Council Tax

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

For Council Tax purposes the property is banded D.


Particulars written in August 2023.

Photographs taken in August 2023.

Services and Other Information

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

Disclaimer Notice

GSC Grays gives notice that:

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.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

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.

6. Please discuss with us any aspects that are important to you prior to travelling to the property.

01833 908027

GSC Grays - Barnard Castle

12 The Bank, Barnard Castle, County Durham

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