Front Street, Staindrop, County Durham


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Church View is a spacious and well presented 4 bedroomed period property offering enclosed gardens and off road parking to the rear. The property makes an excellent family home, close to local schools and amenities, and has been extended to the rear to provide a garden room which accesses the mature, well-stocked lawned garden and vegetable garden. The property comprises an entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, garden room, shower room, first floor galleried landing, bedroom with en-suite w.c., three further bedrooms and house bathroom. AVAILABLE FROM THE BEGINNING OF MAY 2019. EPC (EER) of D 63.


Barnard Castle 6 miles, Bishop Auckland 8 miles, Darlington 16 miles, Durham 20 miles, A1 (M) 15 miles (please not all distances are approximate). The property is located in the desirable village of Staindrop, a popular village ideally situated for easy access to local towns of Darlington, Bishop Auckland and Barnard Castle, whilst the cities of Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds are within easy 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 village of Staindrop benefits from both a primary and secondary school, post office, a number of shops, public house and coffee shop. The area around Staindrop, including the historic market town of Barnard Castle offers excellent walking and other outdoor pursuits, while the town has many amenities from local and national retailers, to a range of educational opportunities including the well regarded Barnard Castle School, local primary schools and Teesdale School. For sporting enthusiasts, golf courses can be found at Barnard Castle, Richmond and Darlington with Horse racing at Catterick, Ripon, York, Wetherby and Sedgefield.


Church View is a well presented period property currently split into a four bedroom family home and one bedroom self-contained byre, situated in the highly sought after village of Staindrop. The property comprises an entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, garden room, shower room, first floor galleried landing, bedroom with en-suite w.c., three further bedrooms and a house bathroom. To the exterior of the property there is an enclosed rear garden and off street parking and a byre providing additional accommodation.

Accommodation Comprises

Entrance Hall

With entrance door to front elevation, coving to ceiling, tiled floor and glazed door to:

Inner Hall

With tiled floor, coving to ceiling, storage cupboard, plumbing for washing machine, radiator and staircase to first floor.

Living room

4.58m x 3.89m (15'0 x 12'9 )

With double glazed window to front elevation, fireplace with cast iron multi fuel burner inset and tiled hearth, coving to ceiling, ceiling rose, recess storage cupboards and shelving, television point and radiator.

Shower room

Including a step in shower with glazed screen, tiled walls, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, tiled floor, radiator, heated towel rail and double glazed window to side elevation.

Dining Room

5.17m x 5.18m (17'0 x 17'0 )

With double glazed window to side elevation, fireplace with inset cast iron multi fuel stove, exposed beams, tiled floor and radiator.


5.17m x 3.03m (17'0 x 9'11 )

Including a matching range of wall and base units incorporating work surfaces, Belfast sink, tiled splash back, Smeg oven with six ring gas hob, extractor canopy, space for under counter fridge, space and plumbing for washing machine, tiled floor, under floor heating, inset spotlights and double window to side elevation.

Garden Room

3.35m x 3.33m (11'0 x 10'11 )

With double glazed window to rear elevation, double glazed doors to side elevation, velux window, tiled floor, inset spotlights and telephone point.

First Floor Landing

Galleried landing with double glazed windows to side elevation, coving to ceiling, ceiling rose, loft access hatch and doors to:

Bedroom 1

4.84m x 4.70m (15'11 x 15'5 )

With two double glazed windows to front elevation, coving to ceiling and radiator.

Bedroom 2

4.10m x 2.10m (13'5 x 6'11 )

With Velux window, coving to ceiling and radiator.

Bedroom 3

3.80m x 3.05m (12'6 x 10'0 )

With double glazed window to side elevation, telephone point, coving to ceiling and radiator.

En-suite w.c.

With wash hand basin and low level w.c..

Bedroom 4

4.10m x 2.96m (13'5 x 9'9 )

With double glazed window to side elevation, coving to ceiling and radiator.

House Bathroom

Including a three piece Roca suite comprising a panel bath with shower valve and glass splash panel, pedestal wash hand basin with vanity unit below, low level w.c., wall mounted storage cabinet, tiled walls, radiator and double glazed window to side elevation.


4.59m x 3.92m (15'1 x 12'10 )

Currently used as an external store, but subject to consent could provide further accommodation to the annexe.


Enclosed rear garden mainly laid to lawn with walled boundaries and raised borders, mature bedding plants, vegetable patch and external tap.

Off Street Parking

A concrete hard standing accessed by double timber gates providing private off street parking for two vehicles.


Provides extended accommodation comprising ground floor kitchen and flexible first floor space which has been used as an annexed bedroom and/or office. There is a separate shower room.

Terms and Conditions

The property shall be let unfurnished by way of an Assured Shorthold Tenancy for an initial term of six months at a rental figure from £900 per calendar month, payable in advance by standing order. In addition, a deposit of £1,250 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, at a cost of £150 (plus 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.


1.Please note: By virtue of Section 21 (s) of the Estate Agents Act 1979 we are required to inform the prospective tenant that a Director of GSC Grays is the Landlord of this property. If the prospective tenant has a desire for this person not to be involved in the negotiation of the let, please state this in writing prior to the commencement of negotiations.


Tenants are responsible for the insuring of their own contents.


Smoking is prohibited inside the property.


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

Local Authority

Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.


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


Particulars written and internal photographs taken January 2014. External photographs taken July 2011.

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