Boldron, Barnard Castle

£350,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Green Cottage is a period Grade II Listed country cottage boasting many original features throughout and offering charming accommodation including a spacious main reception room and three good sized double bedrooms. It is complemented externally by a truly beautiful lawned and planted rear garden, benefiting from countryside views beyond.

Situation

Barnard Castle 2 miles, Richmond 16 miles, Darlington 20 miles, Durham 29 miles, A66 0.5 miles, A1(M) 13 miles. Please note all distances are approximate. Located in the sought after and picturesque village of Boldron which is nestled within open countryside, enjoys a vibrant community spirit, which supports a licensed club, and a village hall. The property is ideally suited for easy access to the local towns of Barnard Castle, Darlington and Richmond, whilst the cities of Newcastle, Durham, York and Leeds are also within easy reach. Boldron is ideally placed for travelling throughout the region and for access to the beauty spots of Teesdale, Swaledale and the North Yorkshire Moors whilst Cumbria and the Lake District are also within an hours drive.

Description

Green Cottage is a period Grade II Listed country cottage boasting many original features throughout and offering charming accommodation including a spacious living/dining room to the front aspect looking onto the village green, breakfast kitchen, utility room, hall, first floor landing and office space, three double bedrooms and a bathroom. Externally, there is a truly beautiful lawned and planted rear garden benefiting from countryside views beyond.

Accommodation

Solid oak door to:

Sitting Room/Dining Room

A spacious yet cosy reception room full of original period features, exposed painted stone walls, beamed ceiling, stone mullion windows with shutters, stone flagged flooring, multi fuel stove set in a large sandstone surround, radiator and a door through to the rear hall.

Rear Hall

With staircase to the first floor, painted beamed ceiling, radiator, French double doors opening onto the rear patio area and garden and doors to the kitchen and utility room.

Kitchen

A free standing style of country kitchen, including base units incorporating a Belfast sink with mixer tap and integrated dishwasher. Fitted worksurface, housing space for an undercounter fridge and freezer below. Solid fuel rayburn, flagged stone flooring, painted beamed ceiling, two windows to dual aspect overlooking the well-maintained garden. Door to the exterior and a door opening to a pantry style cupboard beside the rayburn.

Utility Room

Plumbing for a washing machine and space for a condensing dryer. Radiator, window to the rear aspect, space for hanging coats and stone flagged flooring.

First Floor Landing

With an attic access hatch to boarded and lit attic. There is an area making a perfect space for a small at home office and doors leading off to the accommodation.

Bedroom One

A pleasant and good sized double bedroom, including two windows to the front aspect with original stone mullions. This room also has a feature working fireplace which is currently housing an electric firestove. Partially exposed painted walls and a vaulted beam ceiling. Radiator.

Bedroom Two

Another pleasant double bedroom, again to the front aspect with one window with stone mullions. Vaulted beamed ceiling, exposed painted stone walling and a radiator. This room also has an airing cupboard that provides storage and houses the hot water cylinder and a second loft access.

Bedroom Three

A final spacious double bedroom, to the rear aspect which is dual aspect, benefiting from windows to the side and rear elevations. The window to the rear aspect boasts beautiful views over the garden and countryside beyond. Radiator.

Bathroom

Including a bath, pedestal wash handbasin, WC, radiator, wooden wall panelling and a window to the rear aspect, enjoying views for miles on end.

Externally

To the rear of the property there is a stunning garden with a sweeping lawn and mature well stocked borders. Immediately adjoining the kitchen and rear hall is a paved patio area providing a perfect space for alfresco dining. Beside the patio is a sauna. At the bottom of the garden there is a timber shed/workshop and also a stone built store which would have historically been a pig sty. There is a second stone built store which would have formally been an outside toilet.

Services

Mains electricity, drainage and water. Solid fuel central heating.

Tenure

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 C.

Particulars

Particulars written and photographs taken August 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.

6. Please discuss with us any aspects that are important to you prior to travelling to the property.

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