Ingleton, Darlington


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Boasting an elevated position is a well proportioned, five bedroom home with extensive yet flexible accommodation ideally suited to family living with the potential of annex accommodation. EPC (EER) D 55.

Situation & Amenities

The property is situated in the popular village of Ingleton. The village benefits from a primary school, public house, mobile post office and active village hall community. Educational opportunities (primary, comprehensive and private) including the well known Barnard Castle School, can be found in Barnard Castle, Staindrop and Darlington. Both Barnard Castle and Darlington benefit from a selection of both independent and national retailers. Main line train stations can be found at Darlington and Durham, with International Airports at Newcastle and Leeds Bradford. The A66 and A1 (M) are easily accessible bringing many areas within commuting distance. Staindrop 3 miles, Darlington 8 miles, Bishop Auckland 8 miles, Barnard Castle 9 miles, Richmond 15 miles, Durham 20 miles. Please note all distances are approximate.


Old Hillside House is a substantial period home boasting many characterful features and generously proportioned family orientated accommodation. Previously two properties; the residence now provides ample living space, five bedrooms and two bathrooms. Externally, there is a double garage, driveway providing ample parking and gardens to the front and rear. The property would be ideally suited to family living and also boasts the opportunity to create a self contained annex, if desired.

Accommodation - Ground Floor

A beamed entrance hallway leads through to a spacious sitting room with multi fuel stove set on a flagged hearth. The ceiling

is heavily beamed and there is a window overlooking the front garden. Beyond the sitting room, is the staircase hall which could be utilised as a library or further living space. Stairs lead off to the first floor from here. Behind the staircase hall is a cloakroom/WC and study. The garden room is a bright and modern addition having a vaulted ceiling with velux roof lights and double opening doors leading out to the exterior. Beyond the staircase hall is a further living room which has a window seat and a Jetmaster fire with stone lintel and jambs. There is a dining room with a heavily beamed ceiling, corner cupboard and access through to the kitchen. The dining kitchen has a range of country style oak fronted wall and base units with rustic handles and solid wood work surfaces. There is a Belfast sink and cream four oven Aga along with two exposed ceiling beams and slate tiled flooring. Integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Beyond the kitchen is a utility room with matching units, slate tiled flooring and doors to the exterior.

Accommodation - First Floor

Stairs rise up from the staircase hallway to the first floor landing which provides access to four bedrooms and a bathroom. The main bedroom is a good sized double room with built in wardrobes. There are three further double bedrooms (two with fitted wardrobes) and a luxury bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath with marble surrounds, Jacuzzi corner shower/steam cubicle, WC and hand wash basin. A second staircase rises up from the utility room where there is a living room with exposed roof trusses and doorway leading through to a double bedroom with built in wardrobes and exposed purlins. To conclude, there is a shower room including a shower cubicle, hand wash basin and WC.



The property is set back behind a lawned garden with established borders and trees. There are two wrought iron gateways leading up to two doors on the front elevation of the property. Adjoining the parking area at the rear is a further lawned garden and a flagstone patio area.

Garage & Driveway

To the rear of the property there is a good sized driveway with electric gate. Accessed off the driveway is a double garage (3.94m x 9.69m) with electric up and over door, power and lighting.


Mains electricity, drainage, water and gas are connected. Gas fired central heating.

Areas, Measurements & Other Information

All areas, measurements and other information have been taken from various records and are believed to be correct but any intending purchaser(s) should not rely on them as statements of fact and should satisfy themselves as to their accuracy.

Wayleaves, Easements & Rights of Way

Old Hillside House is sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing rights including rights of way whether public or private, light, drainage, water and electricity supplies and all other rights, obligations, easements, quasi easements and all wayleaves or covenants whether disclosed or not.

Tenure, Local Authority & Council Tax

The property is believed to be offered Freehold with Vacant Possession upon Completion. For Council Tax purposes the property is banded G. Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.

Viewings & Particulars

Under the current emergency COVID-19 measures we are unable to arrange viewing appointments unless there are exceptional circumstances. In such cases special arrangements have been made and details will be provided by our staff. We are, however, registering the interest of all parties wishing to view and will be in touch when restrictions are lifted to make suitable diary appointments.

Particulars written and photographs taken April 2019.

Disclaimer Notice

GSC Grays gives notice that:

1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

4. Any plan is for guidance only and is not drawn to scale. All dimensions, shapes, and compass bearings are approximate and should not be relied upon without checking them first.

5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

6. Please discuss with us any aspects that are important to you prior to travelling to the property.

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