Wackerfield, Darlington, County Durham


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
The Grange is available to let on behalf of Raby Estates and is a five bedroom detached family home which has been newly refurbished to provide excellent quality accommodation. To the exterior, there is a large lawned garden, vegetable garden, sizeable gravelled driveway, variety of outbuildings and the possibility of some grazing land, by separate negotiation. AVAILABLE TO LET IMMEDIATELY. EPC (EER) E 53.

Situation & Amenities

Barnard Castle 8.5 miles, Bishop Auckland 7 miles, Darlington 11 miles, Durham 17 miles (please note all distances are approximate). The property is located in the rural hamlet of Wackerfield which is ideally situated for easy access to local towns of Darlington, Bishop Auckland and Barnard Castle, whilst the cities of Durham, Newcastle, York and Leeds are within reach. Main line train stations can be found at Darlington and Durham with International Airports at Newcastle and Leeds Bradford. The A66 and A1 (M) are easily accessible bringing many areas within commuting distance. The local village of Staindrop benefits from both a primary and secondary school, post office, a number of shops, public house and coffee shop.


Door to:


With under stairs storage cupboard, radiator, stairs to the first floor and doors leading off to the ground floor accommodation.

Reception Room One

4.54m x 5.68m (14'11 x 18'8 )

With double glazed windows to the front aspect, radiator and multi-fuel stove.

Reception Room Two

4.57m x 5.86m (15'0 x 19'3 )

Again, with double glazed windows to the front aspect, radiator and open fire with decorative sandstone surround.

Dining Kitchen

4.66m x 4.26m (15'3 x 14'0 )

Including a variety of fitted wall and base units, contrasting work surfaces, space for range style cooker, dishwasher and upright fridge freezer. There is an integral extractor hood. The flooring is fitted with vinyl, there is a radiator and single glazed window. Stainless steel sink with mixer tap and draining board. Door to rear entrance vestibule.

Ground Floor WC

With WC, hand wash basin unit, vinyl flooring and radiator.

Box Room/Study

With radiator and double glazed window.

Utility Room

4.64m x 2.61m (15'3 x 8'7 )

Housing the central heating boiler and a large sink, double glazed window, radiator, door to the exterior and vinyl flooring.

First Floor Landing

With double glazed decorative arched window to the rear aspect, radiator and doors leading off to the bedroom accommodation.

Bedroom One

4.54m x 4.78m (14'11 x 15'8 )

To the front elevation with double glazed window and radiator.

Bedroom Two

4.60m x 4.46m (15'1 x 14'8 )

Again, to the front aspect with double glazed window and radiator.

Bedroom Three

4.68m x 4.92m (15'4 x 16'2 )

To the rear aspect with single glazed window and radiator.

Bedroom Four

4.73m x 3.37m (15'6 x 11'1 )

Again, to the rear aspect with radiator and single glazed window.

Bedroom Five

3.34m x 3.58m (10'11 x 11'9 )

The final bedroom has a double glazed window to the front aspect and a radiator.


Including a bath shower cubicle, WC and pedestal wash hand basin. There is also an obscure double glazed window to the rear aspect, radiator, vinyl flooring and partially tiled walls.



To the front of the property there is a sizable lawned garden with planted borders. Beyond here is a vegetable growing area with greenhouses.


There is a large gravelled driveway laid mainly to the rear of the property.


There are a variety of outbuildings creating potential for stabling, if desired.

Outbuilding One

Attached to the side of the main house, measuring approximately 4.70m x 13.57m.

Outbuilding Two

Measuring approximately 4.58m x 12.26m.

Outbuilding Three

Measuring approximately 4.73m x 19.28m.


Some grazing land may be available by separate negotiation.

Terms & Conditions

The property shall be let unfurnished by way of an Assured Shorthold Tenancy for an initial term of six or twelve months at a rental figure of £1,500 per calendar month, payable in advance by standing order. In addition, a deposit of £2,250 shall also be payable prior to occupation.

Legal Costs

The Tenant will be responsible for the legal costs for the preparation of the Tenancy Agreement, totalling £180 (including VAT).


The Landlord's agent will take up references through a referencing agency, the cost of which is £45 (including VAT) per applicant. The obtaining of such references is not a guarantee of acceptance.


Smoking is prohibited inside the property.


Pets shall not be kept at the property without the prior consent of the Landlord.


Tenants are responsible for the insuring of their own contents.


Mains electricity and water. Oil fired central heating. Septic tank drainage.

Council Tax

For Council Tax purposes the property is banded E.

Local Authority

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.


Strictly by appointment only via GSC Grays Tel: 01833 637000.


Particulars written and photographs taken March 2019.

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