Gilesgate, Durham City, DH1

£550,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
We are delighted to offer for sale this substantial Grade II listed five bedroomed mid terraced Town House with partial double glazing, gas fired central heating and outstanding views of both the Cathedral and the racecourse area of Durham alongside the River Wear.

Retaining many Period features, the property has accommodation that is arranged over four floors and briefly comprises: entrance porch, entrance hallway, 20ft lounge with feature marble fireplace and windows to the rear overlooking the Cathedral and racecourse, sitting room to the front and study/bedroom 5. To the lower ground floor there is a dining room with French doors giving access to the rear garden, kitchen with a range of fitted floor and wall units, utility room, cloakroom, walk in pantry cupboard and further utility room. To the first floor the master bedroom has a wall of fitted wardrobes and outstanding views of the Cathedral and racecourse. There are two further bedrooms and a shower room. To the second floor there are two bedrooms, shower room and storage area. Externally there is a very attractive and well maintained lawned garden with flowering shrubs and borders with a lower level designed as a meadows style garden.

As the property is within walking distance of the immediate City Centre, it is therefore convenient for its many shopping and recreational facilities and amenities and is also well placed for access to many of the University and College buildings. It is also well placed for commuting purposes as it lies adjacent to the A(690) Durham to Sunderland Highway which leads to the A1(M) Motorway Interchange at Carrville and is also well placed for access to the A(19) Highway.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

Hallway Stairs to upper and lower floors.

Lounge20' x 15' (6.1m x 4.57m). Two double glazed sash windows to rear, feature marble fireplace with inset gas fire, moulded ceiling cornice and ceiling rose.

Sitting Room15'9" x 13'6" (4.8m x 4.11m). Sash window to front, radiator, built in cupboards with additional bookshelves.

Study/Bedroom 611'10" x 10' (3.6m x 3.05m). Sash window to front, radiator, moulded cornice.

Lower Ground Floor Under stairs storage cupboard.

Dining Room19'4" x 14'6" (5.9m x 4.42m). Double glazed windows to rear and double glazed French doors giving access to the rear garden, two radiators, feature fireplace in wooden surround with gas fire.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room13'7" x 11'6" (4.14m x 3.5m). Range of floor and wall units with inset sink drainer unit, gas hob with extractor fan over, separate electric double oven, plumbing for washing machine, radiator, walk in pantry cupboard providing ample storage.

Cloakroom Low level wc.

Utility Area13'8" (4.17m) x 10'3" (3.12m) maximum measurements. Two windows to rear, door giving access to the rear garden, plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, tiled floor.

Additional Storage Area Belfast sink, floor mounted boiler.

Bathroom Panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin.

First Floor

Landing Stairs to second floor.

Master Bedroom16'10" x 15'3" (5.13m x 4.65m). Two double glazed sash windows to rear offering outstanding views of the Cathedral and racecourse, wall of fitted wardrobes, radiator.

Bedroom 215'7" x 13'4" (4.75m x 4.06m). Sash window to front, radiator, two fitted cupboards.

Bedroom 311'6" x 9'11" (3.5m x 3.02m). Sash window to front, radiator, cupboard housing hot water tank, further storage cupboard.

Shower Room Sash window to front, suite comprising low level wc, wash hand basin with cupboard under, bidet, radiator, walk in shower cubicle with mains fed wall mounted shower.

Second Floor

Landing Large storage area.

Bedroom 416'10" x 12'10" (5.13m x 3.91m). Window to rear, radiator.

Bedroom 517'5" x 7'7" (5.3m x 2.31m). Window to rear.

Shower Room Window to front, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, walk in shower cubicle with electric wall mounted shower over, part tiled walls.

Externally To the rear there is a well maintained garden which is predominantely laid to lawn with flowering shrubs and borders with steps down to a lower tier which has been designed to be a flower meadow. There is a seating area on the top tier which offers outstanding views of the Cathedral and racecourse.

An internal viewing must be made to appreciate the extent and quality of the accommodation on offer.

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