Eggleston, Barnard Castle


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Riding Lea is a spacious stone built detached bungalow, located on the edge of the sought after village of Eggleston, with stunning views of adjoining countryside. It offers three bedrooms, a very spacious reception room, conservatory, kitchen, utility and shower room.

Situation & Amenities

Middleton-in-Teesdale 4 miles, Barnard Castle 6 miles, Bishop Auckland 17 miles, Darlington 18 miles, Durham 30 miles. Please note all distances are approximate. Situated in the desirable village of Eggleston, the property enjoys a pretty village setting, whilst remaining easily accessible to the historic market town of Barnard Castle and its many local shops, amenities and schools. The village of Eggleston has two public houses; The Three Tuns Inn and The Moorcock Inn along with a mobile post office and village hall.


Riding Lea is a spacious stone built detached bungalow, located on the edge of the sought after village of Eggleston, with stunning views of adjoining countryside. The property has accommodation briefly including: hall, living/dining room, conservatory, kitchen, utility, three double bedrooms and a shower room. Externally, there is a single garage, driveway creating ample parking and gardens to three sides.


Sliding double glazed doors to the hall.


A wide entrance hall with a radiator, two windows to dual aspects, double door storage cupboard, attic access hatch and doors leading off to the accommodation. There is an attic hatch with drop down ladder accessing the boarded attic. There is also a room within the attic that has a double glazed window and radiator.

Living/Dining Room

A large reception room, which is dual aspect with windows to two elevations, along with bi-fold doors opening to the conservatory. The reception rooms has two radiators, service hatch to the kitchen and a gas coal effect fire with decorative surround.


Overlooking the garden and countryside views beyond. Radiator, tiled flooring (underfloor heating) and double doors opening to the garden.


Including a range of fitted wooden wall and base units with contrasting work surface, stainless steel sink with mixer tap and draining board, integrated microwave and extractor hood, along with space for a cooker and upright fridge/freezer. There is a radiator, window to the rear aspect, tiled flooring and an opening through to the utility area.


With plumbing for a washing machine and dryer, fitted wall and base units, window to the side aspect, door opening to the exterior and tiled flooring.

Bedroom One

To the front aspect with a large window, radiator and fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom Two

Again, to the front aspect with a large window, radiator and fitted wardrobes. This room is utilised by the current owners as a dining room.

Bedroom Three

To the rear aspect with a window, radiator and fitted wardrobes.

Shower Room

Offering a shower cubicle, vanity hand washbasin, concealed cistern WC, storage cupboards, radiator, obscure glazed window to the rear aspect, tiled walls and vinyl flooring.


Single garage with up and over vehicular door to the front aspect and a personnel door opening to the rear aspect. Tarmac driveway creating ample off street parking. Mature and well stocked, lawned and planted garden to the front and side aspects. Private walled rear garden with vegetable garden and views of the Church.


Mains electricity and water. Septic Tank. Oil fired central heating. CCTV system installed.


The property is believed to be offered Freehold with Vacant Possession upon Completion.

Local Authority

Durham County Council.

Council Tax

For Council Tax purposes the property is banded E.


Particulars written and photographs taken December 2020.

Disclaimer Notice

GSC Grays gives notice that:

1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

4. Any plan is for guidance only and is not drawn to scale. All dimensions, shapes, and compass bearings are approximate and should not be relied upon without checking them first.

5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

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