Witton Le Wear Bishop Auckland


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  • Bedrooms: 1
It is with great pleasure that Rea Estates offer to the sales market this stunning One Bedroom Detached Cottage, located at the gates of Witton Hall and once serving as the Gate House.

The sought after Anglo-Saxon village of Witton-Le-Wear is situated on the banks of the River Wear and is the perfect location for those wishing to explore Hamsterley Forest, Durham Dales and the Weardale Valley. It is also an ideal base for commuting, being situated on the A68 with fast access to the A1. The major business centres of County Durham, Northumberland and Tyne and Wear are all easily accessible.

South Lodge is immaculately presented throughout and has been subject to a great deal of expenditure by the current vendor who successfully utilises it as a holiday cottage. Warmed via Oil Central Heating and benefitting from Double Glazing throughout, the internal layout briefly comprises, Entrance Vestibule, Reception Hallway, well proportioned Lounge, bespoke fitted Kitchen/Diner, Rear Hallway, Bathroom and Double Bedroom.

Externally the property sits within landscaped gardens.

Only an internal inspection will truly suffice to fully appreciate the accommodation available.

Entrance Vestibule

Hardwood entrance door and glazed door to:

Reception Hallway

Central hallway with doors to:


13'10 x 13'03 (4.22m x 4.04m)

A lovely dual aspect room of generous proportions with windows to both the front and rear, allowing lots of natural light to flood the room. Feature timber fire surround with open working fireplace.

Kitchen Diner:

13'10 x 13'10 (4.22m x 4.22m)

Bespoke kitchen fitted with an extensive range of base and wall units, complimentary work surfaces over stainless steel sink unit. Integrated electric oven, hob and fridge. Space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble drier.

Open fireplace with timber mantle, central heating radiator, cupboard housing heating boiler and travertine tiled flooring. Window overlooking the paved rear patio area, door to rear hallway with external stable door.

The kitchen diner provides ample space for dining and entertaining.


8'11 x 4'03 (2.72m x 1.30m)

Fitted with a contemporary suite, the pristine bathroom comprises, walk in wet room style shower cubicle with mains fed shower, wash hand basin inset to vanity unit and back to wall w/c.

Fully tiled walls and flooring, chrome heated towel rail, ceiling mounted extractor fan and opaque double glazed window.


13'11 max x 9'02 (4.24m x 2.79m)

Double bedroom which is situated to the front of the property. Double glazed window and fitted robes with mirrored sliding doors.


To the rear of the cottage there is an enclosed garden, which is laid to lawn with flower borders. A paved patio area provides an idyllic spot for 'Al Fresco' dining and entertaining. Stone built outhouses provide added storage facilities. A lengthy driveway provides off road parking facilities for several vehicles.

Property Reference BIA-13AU0UPV

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Rea Estates

108a Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

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