Castle Terrace, Bowes, Barnard Castle


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
3 Castle Terrace is a quirky and characterful three bedroom mid terraced stone built property which has updated by the current owner and benefits from gardens to both the front and rear aspects along with views of Bowes Castle ruins.

Situation & Amenities

On the cusp of three counties, surrounded by delightful open countryside at the base of the Pennines is the historic village of Bowes which boasts a roman fort, medieval castle, ancient church, Dickens' inspiration for Dotheboys Hall and a recently refurbished pub/restaurant/coffee shop. There is an OFSTED outstanding primary school and OFSTED outstanding separate preschool with a children's secret garden and a playpark further down the village. The village has a strong community with regular events at the village hall and the Bowes social club. Just 4 miles away in the thriving market town of Barnard Castle there are a wide range of amenities including national and local retailers, sports centre and clubs, cultural and community hubs, the world-famous Bowes Museum, as well as both independent and state educational opportunities at primary, secondary and sixth form level.


Door to:


With doors to the living room and dining room along with a staircase rising to the first floor.

Living Room

The living room is positioned to the front of the property having a bay window overlooking the front garden. There is a multi-fuel stove set into a fireplace with a stone flagged hearth, solid wooden floor with under floor heating and decorating coving.

Dining Room

The dining room provides ample space for a family dining table and chairs. Bay window overlooking the front garden and a traditional cast iron range fireplace. There is a useful under stairs storage area and a doorway which leads into the kitchen.


The kitchen is located to the rear of the property and retains original features including a stone flagged floor and exposed stone walls. There is a range of modern base and wall mounted storage units, stainless steel sink, tiled splash backs and window which looks out to the rear. There are a range of integrated appliances including two slim line dishwashers, oven, hob , washing machine, fridge and freezer. Door out to the rear garden.

First Floor Landing

Doors to:

Bedroom One

A double bedroom positioned to the front of the property having a window looking over the front garden.

Bedroom Two

A double bedroom, again to the front aspect, overlooking the front garden.

Bedroom Three

The third bedroom is a good sized single room which has a window overlooking Bowes Castle and the rear garden.


The family bathroom is fitted with a corner shower cubicle, freestanding bath, hand wash basin and WC. Window providing an outlook over the rear garden towards Bowes Castle ruins.


Front Garden

Stone steps rise up from the pavement to a pathway leading to the front door. The front garden is planted with raised beds and young trees.

Rear Garden

The rear garden is a good sized having views of Bowes Castle and the countryside beyond. It is primarily planted as vegetable beds with a raised seating area. The garden enjoys the benefit of two stone built outbuildings.


There is a pedestrian right of access over the rear garden in favour of the neighbouring property.


Air source heat pump central heating. Solar water heating. Multi fuel stove with back boiler. Mains electricity and drainage.


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 written and photographs taken October 2020.

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