Near Barningham, Richmond, North Yorkshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Forestry Lodge is a two/three bedroom detached property offering well presented accommodation whilst enjoying a private and elevated position with views of countryside which stretch for miles on end. The property offers internal space which is flexible in the ways it can be utilised and is complemented externally with a garage, parking, Hodgson's timber stable and maintained gardens including a sweeping lawn, planted borders and timber decking. EPC (EER) E 39.

Situation & Amenities

One hours drive West takes you to the Lake District National Park. Barnard Castle 7 miles, Richmond 18 miles, Bishop Auckland 22 miles, Darlington 23 miles, Durham 32 miles (please note all distances are approximate).The property is located in stunning position on the outskirts of The Stang. Barnard Castle is the closest marketing town. There are a number of nurseries, primary and secondary schools in Barnard Castle including Barnard Castle School and Teesdale School. Darlington and Bishop Auckland are both within close proximity, while the cities of Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds also easily accessible. The property lies within easy reach of the A66 and A1(M) bringing many areas within commuting distance.


Forestry Lodge is a detached property in a peaceful location with accommodation briefly comprising: hallway, study/bedroom three, bedroom two with en-suite, a cosy sitting room, which opens through to a living room with dining room extension, breakfast kitchen, utility room, ground floor WC/wash room, first floor landing, master bedroom and bathroom. Externally, there are well maintained gardens, garage and driveway.


Solid wood stable style door leading to:


With tiled flooring, electric heater, understairs storage cupboard, staircase to first floor and doors leading off to:


4.82m x 3.64m (max) (15'10 x 11'11 ( max))

With double glazed windows to dual aspects, radiator and tiled flooring.


3.66m x 3.67m (12'0 x 12'0 )

With double glazed window, radiator and fitted wardrobes. Door to:


Including a pedestal wash hand basin, WC, wooden side panelled bath with shower over, heated towel rail and partially tiled walls.

Sitting Room

4.85m x 3.70m (15'11 x 12'2 )

With double glazed windows to dual aspects, radiator, multi-fuel stove with bricked inlay, tiled hearth and stone lintel. Door leading through to the living room.

Living Room

3.63m x 3.19m (11'11 x 10'6 )

With door to the kitchen and an opening to the dining room.

Dining Room

4.40m x 3.60m (14'5 x 11'10 )

With double glazed windows to multi aspects, multi-fuel stove, radiator and patio doors opening to the exterior.


3.82m x 3.77m (12'6 x 12'4 )

Included fitted wall and base units, contrasting work surfaces, sink with mixer tap and draining board, integrated electric oven and gas hob, integrated dishwasher, space for undercounter fridge, double glazed windows to dual aspects, space for breakfast table and chairs, radiator, tiled flooring and stable style door to the utility room.

Utility Room

3.83m x 4.77m (12'7 x 15'8 )

Again with fitted wall and base units, contrasting work surfaces, stainless steel sink with mixer tap and draining board, central heating boiler, space for washing machine and dryer along with upright fridge freezer, two radiators, double glazed window, door to the exterior, tiled flooring and door to WC/washroom.


Comprising of hand wash basin, WC, heated towel rail, obscure double glazed window and door to cloaks cupboard.

First Floor Landing

With eaves storage cupboard and doors leading off to:


3.92m x 4.26m (12'10 x 14'0 )

With double glazed window, radiator, two exposed ceiling beams and fitted wardrobes.


Including bath with hand held shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, WC, two heated towel rails, velux window, exposed ceiling beams and vinyl flooring.


Well maintained and good sized gardens mainly laid to the front and side of the property. Garage with power and light measuring approximately 6.70m x 3.32m (dog kennels at rear). Driveway providing parking for two cars. Hodgsons timber stable with tack room.


Mains electricity. Oil fired central heating. Private septic tank. Private water supply. Calor gas bottles for kitchen hob.


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 B.


Strictly by appointment only via contact GSC Grays.


Particulars written and photographs taken May 2019.

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