Bespoke and beautifully presented family home set in a highly sought after location and boasting five bedrooms, four bathrooms and large rear gardens. Read more
Bespoke and beautifully presented family home set in a highly sought after location and boasting five bedrooms, four bathrooms and large rear gardens.
Garden House is a fantastically presented five bedroom house located in Harperley Gardens. The property provides flexible family accommodation and enjoys countryside woodland views. The property was architect designed 14 years ago and built with Alston stone.
Entering the property through the solid oak front door the entrance hallway is a light and spacious room with doors radiating to the ground floor living accommodation whilst stairs rise to the first floor. There is a decorative Karndean wood effect flooring which flows from the hallway through to the dining kitchen.
The dining kitchen is a lovely room fitted with cream base and wall mounted units with granite work surfaces and upstand. There is a range style cooker and American style fridge freezer and integrated dishwasher incorporated into the design. From the kitchen sink with mixer tap, views can be enjoyed over the neighbouring fields. There is space for a large dining table in the kitchen perfect for family meal times.
On from the kitchen is the garden room which enjoys views to three sides of the property over the garden to the rear with French doors opening to the decked balcony area
Internal French doors open from the kitchen into the living room which is a spacious room have a large cast iron fire place with a marble surround and granite hearth. The room has space for dining furniture and French doors open to the decked balcony area making it an excellent space to entertain. The utility room lies off the kitchen with base units and voids and plumbing for further white goods. There is access to the rear garden and double garage from the utility room. The garage is a double having light and power and benefits from an electric door. There is storage space in the loft above the garage which is boarded. There is also a ground floor WC accessed from the utility room with wash hand basin.
The master suite lies to the end of the entrance hallway being a spacious bedroom having a walk in dressing room with fitted wardrobes to two walls and an en-suite bathroom. The room has views to three sides and also enjoys views onto the decked balcony which can be accessed via French doors from the room. The en-suite is fitted with a white suite comprising a bath, double shower, WC and wash hand basin. The room has fully tiled marble effect walls with a matching border and Karndean wood effect flooring.
The second bedroom on the ground floor is also a double bedroom lying at the front of the property and having views over fields.
The family bathroom is fitted with a white suite comprising a bath, WC and wash hand basin. The room has partially tiled walls with a decorative mosaic boarder and Karndean black tiled effect flooring to complete the look.
The stairs rise to the first floor where the landing is a light and airy space with a pitched ceiling with a conservation window there is also an extremely useful large fitted storage cupboard.
The third bedroom is another large double bedroom with a dual aspect to the front and side of the property. The bedroom has fantastic fitted wardrobes and boasts an en-suite shower room. The en-suite has a double shower with chrome fittings and mosaic tiled walls, WC and wash hand basin. The room has a pitched ceiling with a conservation window.
The fourth bedroom is another spacious double with a dual aspect and an outlook over the front and rear of the property and has fitted wardrobes. The bedroom has the benefit of a Jack and Jill shower room which has a double shower, WC and wash hand basin. The shower room is also accessed by the fifth bedroom that is another double bedroom that lies centrally on the first floor with a dormer window providing views over the rear garden.
Externally The property is approached along a shared gravelled driveway with parking to the front of the property.
To the rear of the property there is a decked balcony area providing perfect spaces for outdoor seating to enjoy the southerly aspect of the woodland beyond the property. The balcony area has a bespoke wrought iron fence bordering it and with the addition of pot plants is a lovely place to enjoy the afternoon sun. To the side of the decked patio there is a lawn with a fence border and gate to a large garden lawn sat below the balcony. There is a four-bar wooden gate providing access to additional gravelled parking space at the side of the property that is gravelled and has good access to the oil tank and coal bunker.
Directions From Wolsingham travel west on the A689 for approximately 4 miles before reaching Harperley round about, take the third exit (turn right) onto the A68 signposted for Darlington take the right hand turn into the entrance signed Harperley Hall and continue down the lane. The subject property can be found on the right hand side identified by a George F White For Sale board.
Harperley Gardens is nestled on the edge of the valley, close to the village of Fir Tree and commands outstanding views over open countryside and beyond to the village of Hamsterley. Though the property is set within a quiet location and is one of a small selection of dwellings it remains close to the excellent north-south bound route of the A68, ideal for the commuter.
Fir Tree is home to two public houses and a number of residential properties, however a more comprehensive range of facilities can be found in nearby Crook, which offers small supermarket, primary school education, and other private businesses together with a range of legal services.
Wolsingham is also close by which has a good range of every day facilities including doctors and dentist surgeries, chemist, independent grocers and other local businesses. The village is home to a primary school providing mixed education for 5 to 11 years of age, whilst Wolsingham School and Community College provides mixed schooling for 11 to 16 years of age.
A broader range of facilities can be found at Durham, Darlington and Newcastle all known for their excellent leisure and cultural offerings. These regional business centres are home to mainline railway stations and international airports can be found at Teesside and Newcastle International both offering domestic and international flights.
Property at a glance
Bespoke and beautifully presented family home set in a highly sought after location
Five Bedrooms, Four bathrooms
Flexible and spacious living accommodation throughout
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