- 2 Bedroom Cottage
- Gated entrance and private lane
- Recently refitted modern kitchen
- Stable block with 7 paddocks
- Almost 3 acres grazing land
- Countryside views
- Energy efficiency rating = B(89)
- • Solar panels providing free daytime electricity
About this propertyDESCRIPTION This beautiful cottage is located on a private country lane and set behind gates, the tranquillity is instant. Entering the property through the side vestibule and in through an internal door is the hallway with wood effect flooring and cloak storage. At the far end of the hallway is the beautifully decorated and modernised lounge featuring original ceiling beams. The lounge has an eye-catching centre multifuel burner with a stone hearth and a large feature natural log mantle and an open aspect to the kitchen. The lounge is naturally lit with dual windows to the rear and bifold doors to the front which open out onto the patio and overlook the landscape views. Back to the hallway and to the right the stunning kitchen has recently been refitted with a range of light grey and glass wall and base units having contrasting marble effect worktops incorporating a double sink unit, integrated dishwasher, fridge freezer, double oven and microwave. A large centre island incorporates a 5 ring induction hob and useful breakfast bar. Finishing the room is a chrome radiator and French doors that open onto a patio area which benefits from beautiful countryside views.
From the hallway are 2 double bedrooms, both benefitting from floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes. The master is a large tastefully decorated double with an ensuite bathroom. The ensuite having tiled floor has a double sized shower, pedestal WC and washbasin and chrome radiator. The family bathroom is finished with wall tiles, pedestal WC and washbasin and features a free-standing roll top bath and chrome radiator.
EXTERNAL With ample private parking, the cottage is surrounded by gardens and fence enclosed fields. With a modern stable block for horses. There is a large pond with a feature waterfall and a beautiful decked terrace area overlooking along with views to the open countryside. To the side of the cottage is a bird avery, gardens with raised beds, suitable for vegetable patch, a greenhouse and fruit trees. A large patio area to the front of the cottage is enclosed with a low stone feature wall. There is a garage to the rear of the property with remote roller door, lighting, hot and cold water supply and oil tank, 2 radiators and plumbing for a washing machine. The stable block comprises of 2 5x5metre stable and 1 5x10metre stable. There are just under 3 acres of additional grazing land included.
CHARGES Durham County Council tax band E
SERVICES Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Oil fired central heating to radiators also supplying the domestic hot water. The property also benefits from solar panels providing free daytime electricity and a quarterly income.
VIEWINGS Viewing is strictly by appointment. Arrangements can be made by contacting YoungsRPS, Sedgefield on 01740 617377
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