The Briary, Shotley Bridge, Consett, DH8


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A superbly presented 1930s-built semi-detached house that has been tastefully improved, with bay windows to the front and rear, attractive gardens and a double driveway.

Situated at the lower entrance to The Briary, at the edge of Benfieldside Road, this is one of the larger style houses in the crescent and has uPVC double glazing and a combi. boiler with Nest system, fitted in 2016. The accommodation comprises: entrance lobby, hallway, W.C., dining room with bay window, living room with bay window and wood-burning stove, fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, first floor landing, master bedroom with bay window, second double bedroom to rear, third bedroom/study and a large contemporary bathroom with a walk-in shower. Externally there is a landscaped rear garden with a patio area, a lawned garden and space to the side, with a wooden shed, while there is a block-paved double driveway to the front and a lawned garden.

The house is located at the edge of The Briary, just off Benfieldsie Road, and is within easy reach of Shotley Bridge village and its range of local shops and amenities. It is also opposite Shotley Bridge Infants school and close to the junior school, an well positioned for access to Blackhill and further to Consett town centre approximately two miles distant. Newcastle and Durham are both within 15 miles - via the A694 and A691 highways - making it an excellent location from which to commute, while there are countrywide walks and cycle routes nearby, including the Derwent Walk and Coast-to-Coast cycle route.

Ground Floor

Entrance Lobby Composite front door, tiled floor, part-panelled walls.

Hall Engineered wooden flooring, radiator, under-stair cupboard with Baxi combi. boiler, stairs to first floor.

W.C. W.C., wash basin, radiator, tiled floor, single-glazed stained-glass window.

Dining Room12'10" (3.9m) x 16'4" (4.98m) into bay. Living flame gas fire with surround, bay window, coving, radiator, stained glass windows.

Kitchen7'7" x 10'10" (2.31m x 3.3m). Fitted with oak fronted wall and base units with granite effect worktop, one-and-a-half bowl composite sink with mixer tap, built-in electric double oven, four-ring electric ceramic hob with extractor over, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge/freezer, tiled floor, part-tiled walls, recessed spotlights, composite door to side garden.

Living Room12'10" x 15'5" into bay (3.91m x 4.7m into bay). Engineered wooden flooring, Aga multi-fuel stove, bay window with French doors to rear garden, picture rail, coving.

First Floor

Landing Single-glazed stained glass window, loft hatch with drop-down ladder to part-boarded loft.

Bedroom One11'10" (3.6m) x 16'4" (4.98m) into bay. Bay window, fitted wardrobes, radiator.

Bedroom Two13' (3.96m) x 15' (4.57m) into bay. Bay window, radiator.

Bedroom Three7'8" x 8'7" (2.34m x 2.62m). Fitted wardrobe, radiator.

Bathroom7'6" x 10'9" (2.29m x 3.28m). Fitted with a contemporary white suite comprising tiled-panelled bath with mixer shower attachment, wash basin, W.C., double-length shower cubicle with mains-fed rainfall shower, Travertine tiled walls, tiled floor with under-floor heating, recessed spotlights, towel radiator.

Gardens and Driveway There is an attractive rear garden with a stone patio and lawn, with chipped-stone borders, further patio area to the side with a wooden shed and a gate from the front, where there is a double driveway and lawned garden.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01207 438026

J W Wood - Consett

16 Middle Street, Consett

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