Moor Road, Cotherstone, County Durham


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Placed in a highly sought after Teesdale village; Leisure Cottage is a characterful three bedroom semi-detached property, which offers quirky accommodation throughout and is offered to the market with no onward chain. EPC rating (EER) C 76.

Situation & Amenities

Cotherstone benefits from a village shop and post office (open 7 days a week), two public houses, a popular Primary School with pre-School and an award winning park. There is a strong village community with regular events held at the village hall, including a fun weekend, scarecrow trail and a flower and vegetable show. There are also regular musical and entertainment evenings. Numerous countryside walks pass through the village including the Teesdale Railway walk and Tees Valley Way. The river Tees is a popular beauty spot in Cotherstone. The nearby historic town of Barnard Castle offers a wide range of amenities including national and local retailers, sports centre, state and private educational opportunities at both primary, secondary and sixth form level, a traditional weekly market and monthly farmers market and is often referred to as the gateway to Teesdale.


Leisure Cottage is a well presented three bedroom property which offers characterful accommodation throughout, briefly comprising: hallway, living room, dining kitchen, pantry, utility room, downstairs WC, first floor landing, master bedroom with en-suite, two further bedrooms and a bathroom. Externally there is a low maintenance front garden and a lawned garden at the rear.


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With stone flagged floor, double glazed window, under stairs storage cupboard, staircase rising to first floor and doors leading off to the ground floor accommodation.

Dining Kitchen

Dining area 3.47m x 4.42m. Kitchen 2.92m x 4.40m. With a variety of double glazed windows, double patio doors opening to the the rear garden, freestanding kitchen work units, belfast sink, stone flagged flooring, log burning stove, space for dining table and chairs, steps lowering down to a pantry and door to utility room. The kitchen provides space for the following appliances: range style cooker, dishwasher and American fridge freezer.


2.62m x 2.46m (8'7 x 8'1 )

Fitted with shelving, stone work surfaces, stone flagged flooring and an internal window to the utility room.

Utility Room

2.90m x 2.36m (9'6 x 7'9 )

With fitted cupboards, wooden work surfaces, stainless steel sink with mixer tap, space for washing machine and dryer, double glazed window to the rear aspect, single glazed window to the front aspect, stone flagged flooring, central heating boiler and door opening to the exterior.

Ground Floor WC

Comprising of WC, hand wash basin, stone flagged flooring and double door storage cupboard.

Living Room

4.18m x 4.08m (13'9 x 13'5 )

With double glazed window to the side aspect, double glazed bay window to the front aspect with window seat, open fire set in a decorative surround and fitted book shelving.

First Floor Landing

With velux window, attic access hatch and doors leading off to the first floor accommodation.

Bedroom One

4.24m x 3.96m (13'11 x 13'0 )

With double glazed window to the side aspect, feature fireplace with decorative surround, built in spacious wardrobe and door to the en-suite.


With walk in shower cubicle, his and hers hand wash basins, WC, obscure double glazed window, heated towel rail and tiled flooring.

Bedroom Two

3.60m x 3.84m (11'10 x 12'7 )

With double glazed windows to the rear and side aspects and a feature cast iron fireplace.

Bedroom Three

2.92m x 3.96m (9'7 x 13'0 )

With two double glazed windows to the rear aspect and an exposed beamed ceiling.


Steps lower down to the bathroom from the landing area. The bathroom comprises of a freestanding roll top bath, vanity hand wash basin unit, corner shower cubicle, WC, feature fireplace, obscure double glazed window to the side aspect, heated towel rail and laminate flooring.


Rear Garden

An enclosed garden which includes a raised lawned area with planted borders and a flagged patio area with direct access to the kitchen making an area suitable for alfresco dining in the summer evenings. There is also a brick built outbuilding and a gateway which opens to give access to the road.

Front Garden

To the front of the property there is a low maintenance garden which includes walled boundaries and planted areas.


Mains electricity, drainage, water and gas are connected. Gas fired central heating. Underfloor heating to the ground floor and bathrooms.

Agents Note

There is a small flying freehold associated with the property. Please contact the agent for further information.


The property is believed to be offered Freehold with Vacant Possession upon Completion.

Local Authority

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

Council Tax

For Council Tax purposes the property is banded E.


Strictly by appointment only via contact GSC Grays, tel 01833 637000.


Particulars written and photographs taken March 2019.

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