Percy Lane, Nevilles Cross, Durham, DH1


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Percy House is a substantial Period detached residence occupying a fabulous site of approximately 0.7 of an acre.

A rare find indeed it is located in the popular Nevilles Cross area of the city and within walking distance of the immediate city centre, railway station etc.

It is a spacious family home with Cathedral views and accommodation briefly comprising: reception hall with cloakroom/wc, three reception rooms, kitchen, utility room and orangery. A spacious landing leads to four bedrooms, one with a study and the master bedroom with en suite shower room, and there is a family bathroom. In addition to the accommodation in the main residence there is a garage with studio/workshop above.

The property lies within an extremely well established and very popular residential area situated on the immediate outskirts of the City Centre with its comprehensive range of shopping and recreational facilities. It is well placed for commuting purposes as it lies close to the A(167) Highway which provides good road links to both North and South. It is also within walking distance of the Durham Johnston School as well as many of the University and College buildings.

Ground Floor

Entrance Lobby

Entrance Hall Radiator, tiled floor.

Cloakroom Tiled floor, under stairs cupboard.

Cloaks/Wc Wc, pedestal hand basin, radiator.

Drawing Room23' x 15' (7m x 4.57m). Period fireplace, display shelving, French doors to garden, picture rail, cornice, two radiators.

Sitting Room18' x 15'3" (5.49m x 4.65m). Cornice, ceiling rose, radiator, French doors to garden.

Dining Room16'9" x 15' (5.1m x 4.57m). Period fireplace, two radiators, cornice, picture rail, ceiling rose, French doors to garden.

Kitchen13'9" x 15' (4.2m x 4.57m). Floor and wall units, single drainer sink unit, Aga cooker, tiled floor, tiled splashbacks.

Orangery16'6" x 10' (5.03m x 3.05m). Tiled floor with underfloor heating, radiator, recessed downlights, French doors to courtyard.

Utility Room9'6" x 6' (2.9m x 1.83m). Worktop with cupboard below, single drainer sink unit with cupboard below, tiled floor, plumbing for automatic washing machine, gas fired central heating boiler, radiator.

Pantry11'9" x 4'9" (3.58m x 1.45m). Tiled floor, window, roof lite, shelving.

First Floor


Master Bedroom18' x 15' (5.49m x 4.57m). Two radiators, cornice.

En Suite Shower Room13'8" x 6' (4.17m x 1.83m). Double shower cubicle with mains fed shower, pedestal hand basin, wc, bidet, part tiled walls, radiator.

Bedroom 223'2" x 15' (7.06m x 4.57m). Period fireplace, cornice, two radiators, wash hand basin.

Bedroom 315' x 13'9" (4.57m x 4.2m). Radiator, built in cupboard.

Study14'6" x 6'2" (4.42m x 1.88m). Radiator, access to:

Bedroom 416'9" x 15' (5.1m x 4.57m). Radiator, built in cupboard, cornice.

Bathroom10'9" x 5'6" (3.28m x 1.68m). Panelled bath, vanity hand basin with cupboard below, wc, shower cubicle with mains fed shower, recessed downlights, two radiators.

Garage16'9" x 12'4" (5.1m x 3.76m). Light and power.

Wc Wc, hand basin, tiled floor, radiator, under stairs cupboard.

First Floor Studio/Workshop16'6" x 11'10" (5.03m x 3.6m). Radiator.

Kitchen7'3" x 5' (2.2m x 1.52m). Single drainer one and a half bowl sink unit with cupboard below, radiator, tiled floor, gas fired central heating boiler.

Externally The property occupies a fabulous site of 0.7 of an acre. There is an extensive formal lawned area with an abundance of mature plants, trees and shrubs. There is also a kitchen garden to the side and internal courtyard.

Agents Note The property has had a small amount of Japanese knotweed. This has been professionally treated by invasive weed management and is covered under a guarantee.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01913 406158

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