South Parade, Croft On Tees, Darlington


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A larger style period home offering really spacious, family living accommodation laid over three storeys, with a double garage. Many original features have been retained. There is a good work from home option with the property having a couple of bedrooms that would make great offices.

9 South Parade

A larger style period home in this much sought after location offering really spacious, family living accommodation laid over three storeys, with a double garage. The property has many original features retained including decorative coving, stained and leaded windows and a spindle staircase with original newel post. The property is in excellent order and includes two separate reception rooms, cloakroom/WC, dining kitchen with oak fitted kitchen, utility room, five bedrooms, one of which is en-suite, and a house bath & shower room. Some of the bedrooms make ideal office space for those looking for a work from home space.

Entrance Porch

Double opening wooden doors into the entrance porch. The flooring is the original mosaic style. A door opens to the entrance hall with stained and lit top and side panels.

Entrance Hall

Cornice to ceiling and decorative scrolls, original wooden spindle staircase with carved newel post leading to the first floor landing. The flooring here is oak. From here there is access to two separate reception rooms, the ground floor cloakroom/WC and the dining kitchen.

Living Room

With a deep bay window, cornice to ceiling, centre rose and picture rail. There are bespoke shelved alcoves with cupboards below and an attractive open fire with slate hearth.

Rear Living Room

Cornice to ceiling and a gas fired stove fitted to the chimney breast on a slate hearth.

Dining Kitchen

Plenty of space for a dining table and chairs, French doors opening to the courtyard. The kitchen is fitted with a range wall and floor cupboards with solid oak frontage and granite work surfaces incorporating a Rangemaster cooker with gas hob, electric ovens and extractor hood above. There is an integrated dishwasher and fridge. From here there is access to the utility room.

Utility Room

Fitted with 1 tall cupboard, base cupboards and drawers matching the kitchen with solid oak frontage and granite work surfaces incorporating an inset single drainer sink unit. Space for a full height fridge freezer and space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine. From here a door leads into the garage.

First Floor Landing

A very pleasant landing with wooden spindle galleried main landing and second staircase leading to the top floor. The landing runs to the back and front of the property with a window to the side allowing plenty of natural light, there are decorative cornice and scrolls on the landing. From here there is access to four bedrooms and the house bathroom/WC.

Bedroom One

With a period painted fire surround with tiled inset and feature open grate, built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom Two

With a large period fire surround with Georgian style inset and hearth.

Bedroom Three

A pleasant dual aspect room with outlook over the fields behind.

Bedroom Four

This room is currently used as a home office. Coving to ceiling.

House Bathroom/WC

Fitted in a white suite comprising double ended contemporary style freestanding bath with mixer style taps and handset over, walk-in shower with glass screen and rain shower head, heated towel rail, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. The walls and floor are tiled.

Bedroom Five

This is located on the second floor and is a really light, spacious and airy room with Velux windows to the front and rear elevations and a vaulted ceiling with spotlights. There is a snug area to one side and also an en-suite shower room.

En-suite Shower Room

Fitted with a white suite comprising suspended wash hand basin, low level WC and step-in shower cubicle with a main shower. Chrome heated towel rail.


The front of the property has a very pleasant forecourt garden with wrought iron balustrades and a wrought iron gate opening to the pedestrian pathway with stone steps leading up to the front door. There is a reasonable sized lawn to the front with flower bed borders. To the rear of the property there is a very pleasant enclosed courtyard with crazy paved stone flagging and raised stone flower beds. From here there is a door leading into the garage.

Double Garage

With an up and over door leading to the rear lane. The central heating boiler is located here. Outside vent in place for use with tumble dryer. This a really useful space.

In addition, the property co- owns a strip of land beyond the lane.

Services and Other Information

The property is served by gas fired central heating and is double glazed.


The property is believed to be freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Local Authority and Council Tax Band

Richmondshire District Council. Tel: 01748 829100.

The property is banded D

Particulars & Photographs

The particulars were written and the photographs taken in October 2020.


By arrangement with the agents GSC Grays 01969 600120


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