Low Skerningham Lane, Darlington

£650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Skerningham Manor is an outstanding fine double fronted Grade II listed Georgian Farmhouse refurbished and extended to create a very fine family home with a large garden of 1 acre to the front enjoying delightful far reaching outlooks over open countryside, and in particular, towards the Cleveland Hills. The house is built in brick under a clay pan-tile roof and has undergone an extension to create a very comfortable and well-appointed family home with many period features including large Georgian windows with wood panel shutter insets. Internally there are five reception rooms including lounge with feature fire surround housing an inset log burner, separate sitting room, and stunning garden room with views to three elevations. The large breakfasting kitchen is well equipped with a range of cream units with granite worktops, range cooker, twin ceramic sink unit, centre island with halogen hob, breakfast bar area and wine cooler. Ascending to the first floor there are four bedrooms, the master suite is rather impressive featuring a period fireplace, en- suite with a roll top free standing bath and stairs leading to the attic dressing room. The second and third bedrooms share a Jack n Jill en-suite, the fourth bedroom is another double room which is serviced by the family bathroom. Across the courtyard is a beautifully presented one bedroom cottage available by separate negotiation.

AMENITIES

There is a spacious lawned garden to the south of the property and an extensive paved patio adjoining the south elevation. There are further gardens to the west. To the rear of the property is an excellent and enclosed walled yard with dog kennel and run. The property is approached via a driveway leading through farmland from the south. There is an additional tree lined driveway from the west, and both lead to a useful hard standing area to the west of the main house.

LOCATION

The property lies on the north eastern outskirts of Darlington and despite its rural location, is only a 10-minute drive to the town centre. The Regional road network is readily accessible with the A66 trunk road to Teesside within 1.5 miles and with easy access to the A1 via Darlington s southern bypass. Darlington s main line rail station, together with Durham Tees Valley Airport are within a 15-minute drive.

AGENTS NOTES

Mains Electric

Water via borehole supply

Septic tank drainage systems

LPG Gas central heating

Council Tax Band F

EER F32 & D62

The owners of properties at High Skerningham will be required to be to be members of a management company which is responsible for the upkeep of the borehole and associated plant. The owner of the 3 properties at Low Skerningham will also be part of that Management company.

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