Property Type:House - with land
Property Status:For Sale
An attractive and private family home full of character with interior space belying its cottage name, Relly Cottage is a unique property for lovers of the outdoors in an idyllic setting with fabulous views. With three acres of land comprising two beautiful grazing pastures, as well as a stable block, it is ideal for an equestrian family, or anyone who needs space for animals or a lifestyle that involves outdoor hobbies. The immediate area is perfect for dog walking, running, cycling and riding. The beautiful setting and rural views offer a true getaway to the countryside yet it also provides the best of both worlds by being within easy reach of Durham city and its World Heritage Sites. It is close to excellent schools, a restaurant, pubs and a 2 minute drive to a vibrant village high street with supermarkets, independent shops and cafes. Built in the late 1800s, the original stone cottage is a one off property that has been enhanced further with extensions, adding charm and character, so it now boasts more than 2,300 square feet over three floors. The ground floor is characterised by four large spaces a dual aspect dining room, a roomy breakfasting kitchen and a living room with a wood-burning stove. The final space is a superb conservatory added to one full side of the property with a parquet floor and providing a wonderful vantage point from which to view the beautiful, landscaped garden. There are three double bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor. The master bedroom has an en suite shower room.