Stony Heap, Consett, County Durham, DH8


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A double-fronted stone-built farmhouse with outbuildings that have the potential for development (subject to the necessary consents), a 5-box stable block, a manège – likely to appeal to those with an equestrian interest – and pasture land, on a combined holding of approximately 3.47 acres situated within this rural setting on the outskirts of Consett, just three miles to the east of the town centre.The house requires some cosmetic improvements while the adjacent barns provide scope for considerable further development and accommodation (subject to local authority permissions) and the stables and land offer a rare opportunity for those looking for a property that can also accommodate horses. The farmhouse itself has oil-fuelled central heating and uPVC double glazing and briefly comprises: spacious hallway, living room, kitchen open into a further lounge/diner with French doors to the garden, utility room (off the hallway), first floor landing with a ladder to the loft space, three bedrooms and a bathroom that includes a freestanding bath and separate shower cubicle. The drainage is to a septic tank. Externally there is a lawned garden and patio to one side of the house, while to the other side is the two-storey barn/workshop and further barn/garage, the stable block and courtyard, a further garden area and the land and manège immediately across and down on the other side of Stonyheap Lane.Copwell House Farm is situated in Stony Heap, at the edge of Leadgate and Iveston and within three miles of Consett town centre, which has a range of shops and amenities. It is also within 13 miles of the regional centres of Newcastle and Durham, via the A692 and A691, and 20 miles from Hexham.

Ground Floor

Hall7'6" x 21'6" (2.29m x 6.55m). Wood laminate flooring, radiator, stairs to first floor.

Living Room14'2" x 13'9" (4.32m x 4.2m). Radiator.

Kitchen13'8" x 13'10" (4.17m x 4.22m). Fitted with cream wall and base units and wood-effect worktops, stone floor, double ceramic sink with mixer tap, Worcester oil-fuelled central heating boiler, plumbing for dishwasher, electric cooker point, open into lounge/diner.

Lounge/Diner15'2" x 13'6" (4.62m x 4.11m). Stone floor, radiator, French doors to garden.

Utility Room13'2" x 6'10" (4.01m x 2.08m). Sink, plumbing for washing machine, radiator.

First Floor Landing Exposed floorboards, ladder to loft space.

Bedroom One14'1" x 13'7" (4.3m x 4.14m). Feature fireplace, fitted wardrobe, exposed floorboards, radiator.

Bedroom Two12'4" x 13'11" (3.76m x 4.24m). Exposed floorboards, radiator.

Bedroom Three9'11" x 8'10" (3.02m x 2.7m). Exposed floorboards, radiator.

Bathroom13'4" x 7' (4.06m x 2.13m). Fitted with a freestanding bath with mixer shower attachment, shower cubicle with electric shower, pedestal wash basin, W.C., tiled walls, tiled floor, radiator.

Barn / Workshop33'10" x 20'1" (10.31m x 6.12m). Situated immediately to the side of the house, a two-storey barn with uPVC double glazing, which has the potential to be converted into an annexe or separate accommodation, subject to the necessary local authority consents.

Garage/Barn16' x 20' (4.88m x 6.1m). approximately Situated next to the larger barn, with double wooden doors, and also with the potential for conversion/development subject to the necessary local authority consents.

Stables There is a five-box stone-built stable block with courtyard situated next to the garage/barn.

Gardens and Driveway There is a lawned garden to the side of the house, with a patio area, which provides views over the countryside to the east, and there is a gravelled garden area to the front. There is a further garden area to the right of the stable block, which requires clearing. There is a concrete driveway providing access to the house and barn, the courtyard and stable block.

Land & Manège The accompanying land, which the front of the house looks down onto - located across Stonyheap Lane - extends to 3.29 acres or thereabouts (as shown on the land registry title plan), and includes a horse-riding manège, with drainage, pasture land and the bank side.

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J W Wood - Consett

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