£429,950 Asking Price Of

The Old School , Belmont


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    Introduction

    A magnificent opportunity to purchase this Grade II listed beautiful stone property dating back to 1850. The current owners have refurbished extensively both the internal and external to create a stunning home including a stunning new kitchen, bathroom and ensuite with impressive enhancements throughout...

    Quick Summary

    • Ref: 10417
    • Type: Semi-Detached House
    • Availability: Sold
    • Bedrooms: 3
    • Bathrooms: 2
    • Reception Rooms: 2
    • Tenure: Freehold
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    Introduction

    A magnificent opportunity to purchase this Grade II listed beautiful stone property dating back to 1850. The current owners have refurbished extensively both the internal and external to create a stunning home including a stunning new kitchen, bathroom and ensuite with impressive enhancements throughout...

    Property Features

    • Stone constructed
    • Exquisite/Full of charm and character
    • Impressive drive for substantial parking
    • Refitted kitchen
    • Part converted garage
    • New bathroom,/Ensuite
    • Stunningly enhanced
    • Formal lounge
    • Snug/sitting room
    • Edwardian orangery

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    INTRODUCTION A magnificent opportunity to purchase this Grade II listed beautiful stone property dating back to 1850. The current owners have refurbished extensively both the internal and external to create a stunning home including a beautiful new kitchen, bathroom and ensuite with impressive enhancements throughout creating something quite special with breathtaking opulent interior whilst managing to retain a wonderful cosy and homely feel. The property is accessed via a gated entry from the external drive way leading to the extensive internal drive way with parking for many vehicles, which leads to the detached double garage. A grand entrance to the property via a beautiful external 19th Century half glazed stained glass door with stained glass side lights just one of the retaining features of this beautiful imposing home whilst the addition of beautiful flooring to the ground floor rooms enhancing the style of this already stylish and sophisticated home.

    LOCATION The Old School is situated in Belmont approximately 3 miles from Durham city centre with a range of local shops and amenities which are within walking distance. Belmont is well placed for commuting purposes as it lies a short drive from the A1(M) Motorway Interchange which provides good road links to both North and South.

    GROUND FLOOR

    RECEPTION HALL Entered via the stunning 19th Century stained glass door with brass hardware, two beautiful stained glass side-lights allowing an abundance of natural light to flood through. It is from here one gets to appreciate the interesting and inviting ground floor layout. with doors accessing each of the ground floor rooms. The open plan feel into the second reception room gives a vast feeling of space.

    FORMAL LOUNGE 22' 11" x 19' 4" (7.01m x 5.90m) Magnificent in proportion and accessed via double Georgian style glass panelled doors, this formal lounge with a period feel complete with original wood floor, high ceilings, ceiling mouldings, coving and beautifully decorated with FARROW & BALL paint. The superb sized window overlooking the front elevation is complete with stylish shutters. inglenook style fire place featuring a log burner, bespoke built in furniture, two ceiling lights, wall lighting and three radiators.

    SITTING ROOM 17' 4" x 10' 11" (5.30m x 3.33m) (EXC STAIRCASE) Perhaps one could describe this as the hub of the home, originally smaller and divided from the stair case this room benefits from the removal of an internal wall to create this stunning informal sitting room with doors that open out on to the Victorian style orangery overlooking the rear garden. There is a period style fireplace with fire, beautiful flooring, walls are decorated in FARROW & BALL paint, stained glass window above doors to orangery, central light. A wonderful relaxing room.

    ORANGERY 13' 6" x 9' 2" (4.12m x 2.81m) Stylish and characterful, this Edwardian style orangery accessed via double doors from the sitting elevated overlooking the rear garden/courtyard, a wonderful addition to the home and a superb use of space, double doors lead out onto the composite decking area. The current owners have a table and chairs situated inside making this perfect for socialising and entertaining in Summer, whilst the benefit of the formal dining room perfect for Winter.

    DINING ROOM 15' 9" x 10' 5" (4.81m x 3.19m) Formal and extremely spacious accessed via a Georgian style glass panelled door currently accommodating a table and ten seats, fabulous flooring, beautifully decorated in FARROW & BALL paints, dual aspect, high ceilings, coving, central light and radiator.

    KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 16' 4" x 9' 8" (4.99m x 2.97m) Refurbished with a beautiful bespoke brand new kitchen complete with a range of shaker style white wall and base units with cup handles complimented by granite surfaces. There is a dresser designed unit to one wall with glass panelled display units with lighting, double Belfast sinks with Victorian style chrome tap, black range oven with 5 ring gas burner, dual aspect, American style fridge freezer and wood flooring.

    WC Comprising WC, hand basin and radiator.

    FIRST FLOOR Access to the first floor via the colonial style staircase with bullnose step painted in white, at the top further stairs veer both to the left and right. To the right a fabulous home office complete with built in furniture before reaching the Master bedroom and bedroom three whilst to the right, access to the landing where the third bedroom and family bathroom is situated.

    MASTER BEDROOM 18' 6" x 12' 7" (5.65m x 3.85m) (INC ENSUITE) Exquisite and elegant in design, T fall roof, three beautiful individual arched windows, central light and door leading to:

    ENSUITE Refitted with a double shower, sink incorporated within a vanity/storage unit, traditional style WC, brass towel rail, spot light to ceiling. Window.

    BEDROOM TWO 13' 2" x 10' 5" (4.02m x 3.19m) Spacious and bright a superb sized second bedroom, the perfect guest room. Fitted sliding door wardrobes maximising space, T fall roof, feature arch with 3 individual arched windows within, central light and radiator.

    BEDROOM THREE 11' 10" x 10' 4" (3.63m x 3.15m) Currently used as a dressing room, extremely spacious, T fall roof, central light, radiator and window.

    FAMILY BATHROOM 7' 5" x 6' 7" (2.27m x 2.01m) A more contemporary style with a traditional twist,a calming feel, to the beautifully designed family bathroom complete with white P shaped shower bath with chrome shower and glass screen, double sinks built into vanity/storage unit, low level WC, T fall roof and Velux window and towel rail.

    HOME OFFICE 10' 4" x 6' 3" (3.15m x 1.92m) Cleverly designed and maximising space, fitted furniture, Velux window, central light, a perfect and peaceful.

    EXTERNAL Quite stunning, the external has undergone extensive improvement with much to offer including to the rear a raised decking area with balustrade, patio area with trees, plants and shrubs and completely private. There is a superb driveway for several vehicles and a double garage with two up and over garage doors and additional French doors to the side leading inside to find a part converted garage with kitchen and island perfect for al-fresco entertaining. Power and lighting, simply must be viewed to be appreciated.

    VIEWING IS AN ABSOLUTE MUST TO APPRECIATE THIS INCREDIBLE UNIQUE HOME



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