Etherley House , Windmill , Bishop Auckland , County Durham


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Situated in a lovely rural position with good access to the A68 Bishop Auckland, Darlington and surrounding areas, the property has the benefit of two ground floor bedrooms, two first floor bedrooms, two reception rooms, conservatory, kitchen and second utility kitchen/laundry. All are completed to a high standard offering light and airy accommodation overlooking substantial rear gardens, with 4 stables, garaging, workshops close at hand and private off street parking.

The property has previously been used for equestrian purposes with three paddocks for grazing and a further field for hay making or grazing available with the property and at the option of the purchaser (see separate brochure) a further 5 acres or thereabouts to the south side of the road comprising a single ring fence within two enclosures.

A four bed detached house with entry from the main Windmill Road to the side drive with parking off street. There is separate pedestrian access to the house frontage via a forecourt garden with box hedging, gravel and stone paving, giving access to an entrance conservatory.

Entrance Conservatory

3.18m x 2.17m

Tiled floor. Entry to:

Inner Large Reception Hall

4.66m x 3.74

With stairs to the side giving access to the first floor accommodation. High over mantel fireplace with raised basket grate and side tiling with an LPG real flame fire. Low level WC fully tiled with cabinetted hand wash basin. Storage cupboard.

Sitting Room

6.58m x 5.95m

Open to the ceiling with wood lining. Moulded stone fireplace and LPG log effect fire, two double radiators, excellent views to the rear garden and fields beyond.

Family Room Adjacent

3.99m x 3.85m

Ideal for general day to day living. Entry through to the conservatory and to the family kitchens.


4.85m x 2.18m

Tiled floor, and superb views over the rear gardens and land.


3.92m x 3.27m

Range of wall and floor units including glazed units, one and a half bowl sink unit with tiled splashbacks, inset lighting, a superb range master plus one LPG hob with warming plate, double oven and grill with stainless steel overlighting and extracting, double radiator.


3.44m x 2.29m

Adequate room for a dryer and automatic washing machine. Sink unit and work surface, a range of fitted cupboards giving excellent storage, oil central heating boiler.

Ground floor accommodation also includes two bedrooms:

Master Bedroom En Suite

6.35m x 3.92m over all suite measurement

Large walk in wardrobe with drawers, hanging space and cupboards.

A superior bathroom having oversized mains shower with multi jet and steam with two seats, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, chrome towel rail and lighted mirror. The main bedroom provides a good spacious bedroom with adequate room for further furniture if desired. Radiator, ceiling lights.

Bedroom 2/Study

3.65m x 3.31m

Having all the facilities of a study with laminate flooring, radiator and views to the frontage.


Landing with access to:

Bedroom East

3.86m x 3.61m

Double radiator, views to the south and east, cabinetted hand wash basin and flush lighting, ceiling lighting.

Bedroom West

3.83m x 3.78m

Double radiator and cabinetted sink unit with spotlighting.


3.89m x 3.45m

Fully tiled, a split level bathroom with an unusual layout with views to the open countryside, half pedestal hand wash basin and low level WC, bath, l large walk in shower with mains power shower unit, towel rail and tank cupboard.


To the rear is a lawned and bordered garden with perennial shrubs and patio areas with side entrance to parking, entry to the stable and garage block adjacent. The house being surrounded on all sides by 1.75 acres of land made up of three pony paddocks with further paddock beyond used for hay currently but could be used for either grazing or conservation as desired.

The gardens include gazebo, arch and pergola, making for an interesting and well maintained garden area.

The garage block includes:

Principal Garage/Workshop

4.99m x 5.15m

Light and power, up and over door.

Further Storage/Small Workshop

4.12m x 1.70m

Light and power.

Lean-to Greenhouse

4 Stables respectively:

1 @ 2.87m x 3.67m

1 @ 3.39m x 5.52m

2 @ 3.49m x 3.30m

All complete with concrete block, wooden doors and a concrete apron externally lit.

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