Cocken Road, Leamside, Durham, DH4


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Rarely does the opportunity arise to purchase such an impressive detached Georgian property situated on a generous plot. Retaining some original features including an impressive hallway and sash windows throughout.

Requiring cosmetic updating internally, the property has a substantial floor plan which briefly comprises: entrance porch and hallway, cloakroom, lounge, sitting room, dining room, study, kitchen/breakfast room and utility room. To the first floor there are five bedrooms, three with fitted wardrobes and the master with additional en suite bathroom, and a family bathroom. Externally there are ample gardens, as well as an additional orchard of plum, apple, pear, damson and hazelnut trees, paddock, driveway and garage.

It is situated on the outskirts of Leamside close to the A(690) and A1(M) Motorway making it well accessible for other parts of the region. The property is approximately 4 miles from Durham City Centre where there are comprehensive shopping and recreational facilities and amenities available, together with a mainline railway station with regular services to both north and south.

Durham City boasts access to very good quality public and private education facilities for all ages.

The property benefits from a boundary surrounding line of mature trees including oak, horse chestnut, copper beech, ash, sycamore etc providing a level of security and privacy particularly in the summer months.

Ground Floor Double doors giving access to:

Entrance Porch

Entrance Hallway Large turned staircase to the first floor, radiator, double glazed window to rear.

Cloakroom/Wc Low level wc, wash hand basin.

Lounge15'4" x 14'8" (4.67m x 4.47m). Window to rear, radiator, open fire, opens to:

Study15'1" x 9'2" (4.6m x 2.8m). Window to side, radiator.

Sitting Room18' x 14'10" (5.49m x 4.52m). Double aspect room with windows to front and side, radiator, open fireplace.

Dining Room16'10" x 14'9" (5.13m x 4.5m). Window to front, radiator.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room16'10" x 14'9" (5.13m x 4.5m). Window to rear, fitted with a range of floor and wall units, island unit with inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink drainer unit, oil fired Aga, electric hob with extractor fan over, separate electric double oven, integrated fridge and dishwasher.

Utility Room15'1" x 10'3" (4.6m x 3.12m). Window to side, plumbing and space for washing machine and tumble dryer, floor mounted boiler, walk in storage cupboard.

Rear Lobby Door to garden, walk in storage cupboard, window to rear.

First Floor

Half Galleried Landing Window to rear.

Bedroom 115'9" x 14' (4.8m x 4.27m). Double aspect room with windows to front and side, radiator, fitted wardrobe.

En Suite Shower Room14'8" (4.47m) maximum x 5'8" (1.73m) maximum. Window to side, suite comprising low level wc, wash hand basin with cupboard under, bidet, panelled bath with mains fed shower over, part tiled walls, radiator, storage cupboards.

Bedroom 215'5" x 14'8" (4.7m x 4.47m). Window to rear, radiator, fitted wardrobe.

Bedroom 314'9" x 14'5" (4.5m x 4.4m). Window to front, radiator, fitted wardrobe.

Bedroom 411'7" x 10'5" (3.53m x 3.18m). Window to front, radiator.

Bedroom 510'8" x 8'3" (3.25m x 2.51m). Window to rear, radiator.

Bathroom6'5" x 6'1" (1.96m x 1.85m). Suite comprising low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with mains fed wall mounted shower over, part tiled walls.

Gardens Situated on a good sized plot there are gardens to the front, side and rear, predominantly laid to lawn with established flower beds and an additional orchard and paddock. There is an attractive enclosed courtyard to the rear of the property with additional brick outhouse.

Garage Ample parking on a driveway as well as a garage.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01913 406158

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