Garden House Lane Cockfield Bishop Auckland


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  • Bedrooms: 4
Rea Estates are delighted to offer to the sales market this individually designed 4 Bedroom Detached Bungalow, commanding a prominent elevated position with far reaching views to the south over open countryside.

The semi-rural village of Cockfield is at the Gateway to the Dales and for those wishing to explore the surrounding countryside there are a network of footpaths and bridleways.

Despite being in such a pleasant setting the property lies approximately 6.5 miles from the market town of Bishop Auckland, 8.5 miles from Barnard Castle, 18 miles from the historic City of Durham and approximately 36 miles from Newcastle-Upon-Tyne.

The property is warmed via a combination of night storage heaters and an electric central heating system.

Offering spacious family living the internal layout briefly comprises, Entrance Vestibule, central Reception Hallway running through the property and giving access to: a well proportioned Lounge, Conservatory, open plan Kitchen/Diner, Breakfast Room, Utility, Family Bathroom and Four Double Bedrooms, two of which boast En-Suite facilities.

Externally this unique property stands within landscaped gardens and benefits from having extensive off road parking and a Double Garage.

Bungalows that offer such a wonderful blend of luxury and space, rarely come onto the market and therefore only an internal inspection will truly suffice to fully appreciate the accommodation available.

Entrance Vestibule

Timber entrance door with glazed side panel opening to vestibule. Cornice to ceiling and solid oak door to:

Reception Hallway

The sense of space is apparent on entering the hallway, with cornice to ceiling, recessed spot lights, central heating radiator in decorative cover and double storage cupboard housing electric central heating control system.

Lounge: 15'02 x 13'09 (4.62m x 4.19m)

A well proportioned lounge with timber double glazed window to the side elevation, cornice to ceiling, night storage heater, contemporary vertical central heating radiator, feature fire surround housing an electric fire, television aerial point, arch to kitchen diner and patio doors to the conservatory.


15'11 x 13'01 (4.85m x 3.99m)

A lovely room in which to sit and enjoy the stunning far reaching open views. Wall mounted ‘Dimplex' electric heater, double glazed windows and French doors opening to timber decking.


29'09 x 11'06 (9.06m x 3.51m)

A well equipped kitchen diner fitted with an extensive range of base and wall units, laminate work surfaces incorporating breakfast bar and tiled splash backs. Integrated fridge, electric oven, hob and chimney style extractor hood. Recessed ceiling lights, overhead plinth lighting, illuminated display cabinet and laminate tile effect flooring. Double glazed French doors opening to the rear and door to utility room.

The dining area provides ample space for family dining and entertaining. Cornice and ceiling rose, vertical central heating radiator and ‘Panasonic' air conditioning unit.

Utility Room: 9'06 x 8'11 (2.90m x 2.72m)

Providing space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and condensing dryer. Fitted with a base and wall unit, laminate work surface. Cornice to ceiling, recessed spot lights, timber double glazed window and door opening to the rear elevation.

Breakfast Room:

15'10 x 10'01 (4.83m x 3.07m)

A welcome addition to the property, the breakfast room boasts a central island unit with porcelain sink, chrome mixer tap and integrated dishwasher. Recessed ceiling lights, two Velux windows, double glazed window to the rear and Bifold patio doors.

Master Bedroom:

17'02 x 15'03 (5.23m x 4.65m)

The master bedroom is situated to the front of the house, with two upvc double glazed windows, allowing lots of natural light into the room. Recessed ceiling lights, wall lights, vertical electric central heating radiator, wall mounted heater, door to en-suite and archway to dressing room.

Dressing Room:

9'09 x 7'10 (2.97m x 2.39m)

Double glazed window to the front elevation, cornice to ceiling and fitted wardrobe.

En-Suite Shower Room

Fitted with a double shower enclosure, back to wall w/c and wash hand basin inset to vanity unit. Ceiling cladding with recessed spot lights, shaver point, illuminated wall mirror, chrome heated towel rail, laminate tile effect flooring and opaque double glazed window.

Bedroom Two:

14'07 x 9'10 (4.45m x 3.0m)

A second bedroom situated to the front, with double glazed window, cornice to ceiling, recessed spot lights, electric panel heater and fitted wardrobes with overhead storage cupboards. Door to en-suite.

Bedroom Three:

11'05 x 9'10 (3.48m x 3.0m)

Double glazed window to the side elevation, cornice to ceiling, recessed spot lights and electric panel heater.

Bedroom Four:

11'07 x 7'06 (3.53m x 2.29m)

Ample sized fourth bedroom, utilised as an office by the current vendor. Cornice to ceiling, recessed spot lights, a range of fitted furniture and timber double glazed window to the side elevation.

Family Bathroom

Fitted with a pristine white suite comprising, quadrant shower enclosure, panelled bath, back to wall w/c and wash hand basin inset to vanity unit. Upvc cladding, recessed spot lights, chrome heated towel rail, ceiling mounted extractor fan and opaque double glazed window to the side elevation.


This substantial bungalow stands within its own enclosed grounds and benefits from having delightful mature landscaped gardens, offering a good degree of privacy. The gardens are laid mainly to lawn with well stocked flower beds containing an abundance of mature plants and shrubs. A paved pathway winds its way around the property and there are many areas in which to sit and enjoy the views. There is outside lighting and a water supply.

The driveway, to the front of the property provides added off road parking for a number of vehicles. A detached double garage has electric up and over door, power and lighting.

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