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Accommodation in Brief
Reception Hall | Open Plan Sitting Room/Dining Room | Kitchen/Breakfast Room | Master Bedroom with En-Suite Shower Room | Two Further Double Bedrooms | Family Bathroom
Double Garage with Store Room | Driveway | Sun Terrace
Kensington Cottage is a modern single storey cottage tucked away in a quiet position within easy walking distance of the central village amenities. The property has been configured with modern living in mind and has generously proportioned accommodation.
The front door leads into a welcoming reception hall which links all the accommodation. The generous open plan reception room is large enough for a sitting room and dining area with the focal point being an attractive open fire with stone surround. French doors lead to the garden and the room is flooded with natural light from the numerous windows which also provide lovely views. The light and airy kitchen/breakfast room is situated centrally in the property and contains a range of cream base and wall units with electric oven and grill with gas hob along with space for a dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer, and a breakfast bar.
The bedroom accommodation comprises a spacious master bedroom with a range of fitted wardrobes, modern en-suite shower room and door to the sun terrace. There are two further bedrooms which are served by a well-appointed family bathroom.
Kensington Cottage stands in a fantastic plot, especially as it is so central to the village. To the front of the property is private parking and to the rear is an enclosed driveway which provides ample additional parking and leads to the substantial double garage which incorporates further storage. Subject to the necessary consents, the garage has scope to further develop. There is also a south facing sun terrace which is sheltered and extremely private, an ideal spot for the summer sun and for outdoor entertaining.
Wolsingham is a charming dales market town situated by the River Wear on the edge of the unspoilt North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The surrounding rural area is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts and the stunning surrounding scenery is linked by a network of public footpaths, ideal for walking and cycling. The small market town remains much as it did hundreds of years ago and the annual Wolsingham Agricultural Show on the first weekend in September, which was established in 1763, is one of the oldest shows in the country. Wolsingham provides a good range of everyday facilities including doctors and dentist surgeries, chemist, independent grocers and other local businesses.
For schooling the village offers Wolsingham Primary School and Wolsingham School & Community College. Further private schools are available in nearby Barnard Castle, Durham and Newcastle. The local senior school has an excellent range of sports and fitness facilities available for the local community. Durham and Newcastle city centres are within easy reach and provide comprehensive cultural, educational and shopping facilities.
For the commuter Wolsingham is conveniently located for access to the major regional centres of Durham and Newcastle, and from here links to all areas of the UK can be found by rail. Newcastle International Airport and Durham Tees Valley Airport are both within easy reach.
Durham City Centre 14.2 miles | Newcastle City Centre 22.6 miles | Darlington 22.7 miles | Newcastle International Airport 26.9 miles | Durham Tees Valley International Airport 27.6 miles
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