Moor End Guest House is a ready-made bed and breakfast business with an excellent reputation for welcoming visitors to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Durham City. Alternatively, for anyone seeking a multi-generational property it could be a superb and substantial family home.Located on the edge of the city centre, it s ideally located to be reached from the A1(M) and its period charm offers guests a quiet escape amid country character. It has succeeded as a guest house for 26 years and is currently rated second on Trip Advisor for Durham.Built in 1840, the large semi-detached property has seven en suite guest bedrooms in a variety of sizes for double, twin, family and single configurations. Most of the bedrooms have stripped floorboards and several have other character features including period fireplaces, beams and dormer windows in the top floor rooms.The en suite facilities are modern and well presented.Guests have the use of a comfortable lounge with bay window to the front which has a timber floor and a period fireplace.Across the hall is the sunny dining room, which comfortably seats all the guests when the house is full. The lovely kitchen is conducive to making many breakfasts but equally is very homely with country style units, a Belfast sink, a range cooker and beautiful old fireplace. Importantly, a generous size utility space and laundry is next door. The owner s accommodation is on the ground floor and comprises a large bedroom with inglenook fireplace and stove, built-in wardrobes and direct access to the garden. For a family, this could be a good option for a relative of limited mobility.In summer, the rear garden is enclosed with a patio and lawn for sitting out. Solar panels on the roof offset energy costs.
Property Type:House - semi-detached
Property Status:For Sale