A charming Grade ll listed cottage in one of County Durham s most sought after villages Manor Cottage has period fireplaces, stripped doors and floorboards, and sliding sash windows all adding to the charm. along with a whitewashed frontage draped in beautiful and fragrant wisteria in early summer. However this is a cottage extending to over 1,500 square feet with two good size reception rooms, four double bedrooms, an exceptional bathroom and a superb kitchen with walk-in pantry. The well laid out kitchen is fitted with modern units and high quality built in appliances, including a large stainless steel range cooker, and a peninsular island with breakfast bar. The tiled floor leads into the walk-in pantry which is perfectly located for cooks to reach ingredients. Across the tiled hall is a convenient utility/boot room and WC. This rear hallway offers direct access through a stable-style door to the rear enclosed garden with its pleasant seating areas and low maintenance borders. The front of the house is dedicated to the two lovely reception rooms a comfortable sitting room with a stove and stone hearth between alcove seating, and a formal dining room with stunning period fireplace and further attractive alcoves. Upstairs provides plenty of space, with four large bedrooms offering flexible accommodation for a variety of uses. The generous master bedroom is an excellent size and the second bedroom is full of character thanks to its ceiling lines and stained glass door. One of the other bedrooms is used as a library/sitting room while the other is a comfortable study; both have original period fireplaces. The spacious bathroom has been recently refitted and is worthy of special mention for its free-standing roll-top bath, separate luxury shower, stylish tongue and groove panelling and relaxing colour scheme.
Property Type:House - terraced
Property Status:For Sale