Benfieldside Road, Shotley Bridge, Consett, DH8


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A spacious and well-presented, late-Victorian stone-built house with three reception rooms and five bedrooms, extended and modernised sympathetically while retaining many of its period features and character and with views over the Derwent Valley.

This impressive family home is situated within the boundaries of the Shotley Bridge conservation area; it has uPVC double glazing and gas combi. heating, with accommodation comprising: entrance lobby, spacious hallway, living room with bay window, dining room with French doors to the rear, breakfast room with multi-fuel stove, fitted kitchen, utility room (refitted in 2018), first floor landing to two double bedrooms - one with en suite shower - and a third bedroom, with a fourth bedroom and fifth bedroom/study along the half landing. There is an attractive courtyard patio garden to the rear, with a pergola and raised decked seating area leading to a large shed/workshop with double doors to the rear lane.

The house is situated midway along Benfieldside Road, close to the centre of Shotley Bridge, within easy reach of Blackhill, both of which have some shops and cafes, as well as renowned schools including Shotley Bridge Primary schools. It is approximately two miles from Consett town centre, which has further amenities, and there are excellent road links to Durham and Newcastle - both within 15 miles - and across the River Derwent into Northumberland. There are popular countryside walks and cycle routes nearby, including the Derwent Walk and the Coast-to-Coast track.

Ground Floor

Entrance Lobby Wooden flooring, traditional style radiator.

Hallway 20'-long hallway with traditional style radiator and further radiator, built-in cupboards, under-stair recess.

W.C. Wash basin, W.C., radiator, tiled flooring, cupboard.

Living Room14'6" (4.42m) x 17'11" (5.46m) into bay. Bay window, electric fire set in marble surround, ceiling rose, picture rail.

Dining Room14'7" x 14'5" (4.45m x 4.4m). Fireplace, wood laminate flooring, French doors to rear garden.

Breakfast Room10'1" x 12'11" (3.07m x 3.94m). Multi-fuel stove in Inglenook fireplace, wood laminate flooring, radiator, French doors to rear courtyard.

Kitchen9'8" x 10'6" (2.95m x 3.2m). Fitted with wood-effect wall and base units, one-and-a-half bowl sink with mixer tap, built-in electric oven, four-ring electric hob with extractor over, integrated fridge freezer, integrated dishwasher (installed April 2019), tiled floor, kickspace heater.

Utility Room6'3" x 11'9" (1.9m x 3.58m). Fitted in 2018 with white wall and base units, wood-effect worktops, tiled splashbacks, plumbing for washer, vent for drier, tiled floor, door to rear yard.

First Floor

Landing Two cupboards and hatch to loft.

Bedroom 113'1" x 14'7" (3.99m x 4.45m). Floorboards, traditional style radiator.

Bedroom 210'2" x 14'9" (3.1m x 4.5m). Radiator, walk-in wardrobe. En Suite.

En Suite Shower4'1" x 5'6" (1.24m x 1.68m). Fitted with a shower cubicle with mains-fed shower, wash basin, W.C., tiled floor, PVC-clad ceiling and recessed spotlights.

Bedroom 38'6" x 11'6" (2.6m x 3.5m). Radiator.

Half Landing Radiator.

Bathroom6'3" x 8'4" (1.9m x 2.54m). Fitted with a contemporary white suite comprising: panelled bath with mains-fed shower and screen, granite surfaces, wash basin, W.C., towel radiator, tiled floor, recessed spotlights, plinth lights.

Bedroom 48'11" (2.72m) to robes x 10' (3.05m). Built-in wardrobes, radiator.

Bedroom 5 / Study6'3" x 9'10" (1.9m x 3m). Radiator.

Externally There is a small forecourt area to the front and an attractive patio courtyard area to the rear, with a pergola outside the French doors, a cold water tap, a wood store and a raised decked area that leads to a large shed/workshop (measuring 22'6" x 10'0") with lights, electric and double doors to the rear lane.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01207 438026

J W Wood - Consett

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