High Escomb, Bishop Auckland, DL14

£185,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase a substantial 4/5 Bedroom Family Home, situated within the village of Escomb, which is two miles west of Bishop Auckland and is home to one of England's finest Saxon Churches.

The village itself has its own Primary School and Public House, namely The Saxon Inn, offering food and accommodation.

Space is an important benefit of the property, with all of the rooms being of generous proportion both in room size and ceiling height.

Warmed via Gas Central Heating and benefitting from uPVC Double Glazing, the internal layout briefly comprises, Entrance Lobby, walk in Storage Area with external door opening to the side elevation, Hallway with staircase rising to the first floor, Studio, Dining Room with folding doors opening to the Lounge, Snug, Sun Room, fitted Kitchen, Utility Area and Ground Floor Cloakroom/Wc.

To the first floor there is a Family Bathroom and four Bedrooms, the Master of which has En-Suite facilities.

A staircase rises to the second floor Attic Conversion, which could be utilised as a Fifth Bedroom or for a number of purposes.

Occupying a generous corner plot, the property has enclosed gardens to the rear and to the side.

To the front, a driveway provides off road parking facilities.

The former garage is utilised as a Workshop and could be ideal for someone working from home subject to all necessary planning.

NB: Solar panels on the roof generate approximately £500 per year.

Properties of this size, situated within such a convenient location are rarely available to the sales market and therefore an internal inspection is essential to fully appreciate the accommodation available.

Entrance Lobby

Timber side entrance door opening to lobby, with tiled flooring and doors to:

Walk In Storage Area

Stable door opening to the side elevation and door to workshop/garage.

Entrance Hallway

Staircase rising to the first floor, solid wood flooring, doors to studio and dining room.

Studio: 14'03 x 8'0 (4.34m x 2.44m)

A versatile room that is could be utilised as an office, children's play room or as with the current vendor, a work studio. Double glazed window to the side elevation, central heating radiator and laminate flooring.

Dining Room: 17'06 x 13'06 (5.33m x 4.11m)

The dining room provides ample space for family dining and entertaining. Timber beamed ceiling, built in storage cupboard, chimney recess housing an electric stove, central heating radiator, solid wood flooring and two double glazed windows. Access to kitchen, cloakroom/wc and lounge

Lounge: 17'06 x 13'08 (5.33m x 4.17m)

A lovely room with lots of natural light. Timber beamed ceiling, feature multi fuel stove in chimney recess, storage cupboard, solid wood flooring, television aerial point, central heating radiator and double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Open plan to snug.

Snug: 10'09 x 9'09 (3.28m x 2.97m)

French doors opening to the rear garden, central heating radiator, solid wood flooring and windows overlooking the garden room.

Sun Room: 13'05 x 10'10 (4.09m x 3.30m)

Another room in which to sit and enjoy the open view across the rear garden. Timber doors to the rear and side elevation, wood burning stove and tiled flooring. uPVC French doors opening to the kitchen.

Kitchen: 18'0 max x 11'06 (5.49m x 3.51m)

Fitted with an extensive range of base and wall units with complimentary work surfaces over one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit and mixer tap. Leisure Cuisine range cooker with extractor hood.

Recessed ceiling lights and two double glazed windows to the side elevation. Timber door to utility area which provides space and plumbing for automatic washing and houses the central heating boiler.

Ground Floor Cloakroom/Wc:

Fitted with a low level w/c and wash hand basin. Tiled flooring.

First Floor Landing

Wood flooring, central heating radiator and doors to:

Master Bedroom: 12'03 x 11'07 (3.73m x 3.53m)

Double glazed windows to the rear and to the side, allowing lots of natural light to flood the room. Central heating radiator and wood flooring. Door to en-suite shower room.

En-Suite Shower Room

Comprising, walk in shower with mains fed unit, low level w/c and wash hand basin. Window to the side elevation, ceiling mounted extractor fan and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Two: 14'07 x 13'07 (4.45m x 4.14m)

Situated to the rear of the property benefitting from not being directly overlooked. Double glazed window, original cast iron fireplace, built in storage cupboard and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Three: 13'0 x 8'0 (3.96m x 2.44m)

A third double bedroom. Double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, central heating radiator and solid wood flooring.

Bedroom Four: 10'08 x 8'04 (3.25m x 2.54m)

Ample sized fourth bedroom situated to the front of the house. Double glazed window and central heating radiator.

Family Bathroom

Fitted with a white suite comprising, panelled bath with chrome mixer/shower attachment, low level w/c and wash hand basin inset to vanity unit. Double glazed window to the front elevation and central heating radiator.

Second Floor

Attic Conversion: 17'05 x 16'0 (5.31m x 4.88m)

Another versatile area that could be utilised as a fifth bedroom. Velux window to the front elevation and laminate flooring.

Externally

To the rear of the property there is an enclosed garden which is laid to lawn. A timber framed outhouse provides further storage facilities. To the front, a driveway providing off road parking.

Workshop/Garage: 16'04 x 16'01 (4.98m x 4.90m)

The former garage is utilised as a Workshop and could be ideal for someone working from home subject to all necessary planning. Power, lighting, three double glazed windows and coal burning stove.

Property Reference BIA-GK9107GF67

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