A County Durham parking space has appeared online for £25,000 - offering someone the chance to own a parking spot in a "desirable area".

Appearing on Rightmove earlier this week, the parking spot, which is located at St Helen House in Durham City - is on there for a price of £25k. 

The Northern Echo: St Helens House in Durham CitySt Helens House in Durham City (Image: RIGHTMOVE)

Despite, at first glance believing the house is up for sale or auction, it's only for the parking space - with the listing mentioning how much of an "ideal opportunity" this is.

While the parking spot is near Silver Street in the heart of Durham City, a glance on-site 'Your Parking Space', similar parking areas can be found in Durham City for £100 per month.

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On the listing on Rightmove, it states: "Available to buy City centre parking space. It is located within the St Helens House development, within walking distance of schools, amenities, recreational facilities, bars, restaurants, colleges and river walks.

"Leasehold - 150 years less a day from 2005. Service charge approx £269.04 per quarter."

Alongside the listing, it mentions that there are 133 years left of the parking space lease.

What do you make of the parking spot and the £25,000 price tag - is it okay or too much? Let us know in the comments.