Front Street, Stanhope, Bishop Auckland, DL13


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
A large Grade II listed property, ideally suited to families and situated within the centre of Stanhope.

Dating back to 1697 the property has an interesting history having been a former vicarage, the house offers charm and character, retaining some original features including Frosterley Marble fireplaces, exposed ceiling beams and a cellar. A combination boiler was installed at the property in November 2018 and the accommodation briefly comprises on the ground floor: entrance vestibule, hallway leading to a large kitchen/diner with useful utility room off, a large lounge with French windows to garden, a dining room with traditional fireplace and a bar which has access to the cellar, to the first floor there is the Master bedroom with walk-in wardrobe, a modern bathroom and a first floor lounge (which could be used as a sixth bedroom), to the second floor there are four further bedrooms and a shower room/w.c. Externally the property has a traditional cobbled courtyard accessed via a feature archway which is suitable for off road parking, there is also a garage and a large store. To the rear there is a good sized lawned garden with fruit trees, lawn and patio.

Stanhope is situated in the picturesque Durham Dales, which has a range of facilities including, Doctor and dental surgeries, chemist, independent shops and public houses. There is a primary school within the town and a comprehensive school in nearby Wolsingham. Durham and Darlington railway stations are accessible by car within 45 minutes.

Ground Floor

Entrance Vestibule Large storage cupboard

Entrance Hallway Built in cupboards, stone flagged floor, central heating combination boiler.

Kitchen19'4" x 16' (5.9m x 4.88m). Fitted with a range of floor and wall units with complementing work-tops, sink unit, island unit, radiator, laminate flooring and exposed ceiling beams.

Utility8'1" x 7'7" (2.46m x 2.31m). Fitted with floor and wall units with work tops, stainless steel sink unit.

Lounge23'7" x 17'4" (7.19m x 5.28m). Laminate flooring, radiator, exposed ceiling beams.

Dining Room12'10" x 19'10" (3.91m x 6.05m). Traditional fireplace with Frosterley marble surround, radiator, built in cupboard.

Bar9'9" x 12'11" (2.97m x 3.94m). Access to cellar.

First Floor


Bedroom one17'2" x 18'5" (5.23m x 5.61m). Stripped and stained floorboards, radiator, walk-in wardrobe.

Bedroom two/ study13'5" x 12'5" (4.1m x 3.78m). Traditional cast fireplace with tiled inserts, Frosterley marble surround.

Bathroom13'3" x 7'4" (4.04m x 2.24m). Panelled bath, Shower cubicle with steam function, wash hand basin, heated towel rail.

Separate W.C.

Second Floor

Landing Built in cupboards.

Bedroom three17'5" x 14'4" (5.3m x 4.37m). Radiator.

Bedroom four12'8" x 13'7" (3.86m x 4.14m). Radiator

Bedroom five13'9" x 11'6" (4.2m x 3.5m). Radiator.

Bedroom six13'6" x 8'11" (4.11m x 2.72m). Radiator.

Shower room Shower cubicle with mains fed shower, pedestal hand basin, w.c., heated towel rail, PVC panelled walls.

Garden Good size garden with lawn, fruit trees and patio area.

Garage & Large Store

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