Detached house for sale in East Blackdene, St. Johns Chapel, Bishop Auckland, County Durham DL13

Offers in region of £330,000
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Property features

  • 3 Bed Detached House
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Attached Land Approx. 2.12 Acres
  • South Facing Gardens
  • Rural Hamlet with Panoramic Views
  • EPC Rating E

Property description

Havelock Cottage

**no chain**

A beautifully presented three bedroom detached stonebulit house with two reception rooms, attached south facing gardens and land totalling approx. 2.29 acres (0.98ha).

East Blackdene is a pleasant rural hamlet situated on the north side of the River Wear with panoramic views south.

Local amenities are available approx. 1 mile away at St. John's Chapel including a Post Office, primary school and several public houses. Secondary schools are available in Wolsingham and Alston both within commuting distance. The larger market town of Stanhope is located approx. 7.5 miles east with a wider range of amenities. Regular bus services are also availably from Stanhope offering connections to Crook and Bishop Auckland.

Rail connections north and south are available from Durham, Darlington, and Newcastle Stations. Domestic and international air travel is available from Newcastle and Durham Tees Valley airports.

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall
UPVC double glazed entrance door, exposed beams to ceiling, built-in storage cupboard, convector radiator and stairs to first floor.

Sitting Room
4.71m x 4.60m (15' 5" x 15' 1")
UPVC double glazed window to front elevation, stone fire place with log burning stove inset, exposed beams to ceiling and two convector radiators.

4.94m Max x 4.79m Max (16' 2" Max x 15' 9" Max)
Spacious L shaped room with three UPVC double glazed windows to front and side elevations, exposed beams to ceiling, exposed stone wall and two convector radiators.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
4.68m x 3.11m (15' 4" x 10' 2")
Fitted with a range of wall and base units, contrasting work surfaces over, one and half bowl composite sink drainer unit inset, ceramic tiled splash backs, space for free standing electric cooker with an extractor fan over, space and plumbing for washing machine and space for large free standing fridge freezer. Exposed beams to ceiling, exposed stone wall, and double door to lounge.

First Floor

4.66m x 1.63m (15' 3" x 5' 4")
UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation, timber balustrades and banister, convector radiator and access to a fully boarded attic space with power and lighting.

Master Bedroom
4.93m Max x 4.76m (16' 2" Max x 15' 7")
Spacious L shaped bedroom with two UPVC double glazed windows to front elevation and one to side elevation, ample space for free standing wardrobes and dressing table, convector radiator, phone point and coving to ceiling.

En Suite Shower Room
2.90m x 1.47m (9' 6" x 4' 10")
Fitted with a large walk-in shower cubical, mains fed shower, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w/c, bidet, opaque UPVC double glazed window to side elevation, full ceramic tiled walls, small convector radiator, extractor to wall and spotlights to ceiling.

Bedroom Two
4.61m x 3.05m (15' 1" x 10')
Double bedroom with UPVC double glazed window to side elevation, convector radiator, space for free standing wardrobes and access to attic space.

Bedroom Three
3.02m x 2.89m (9' 11" x 9' 6")
Smaller of the three bedrooms, UPVC double glazed window with small window seat to front elevation, convector radiator and painted beams to ceiling.

Family Bathroom
2.72m x 1.49m (8' 11" x 4' 11")
Fitted with a white suite comprising, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w/c, panelled bath with mains fed shower over, full ceramic tiled walls, small convector radiator, opaque UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation and spotlights to ceiling.


Fully stone walled garden surrounding the property on three sides. The East side of the property is laid to lawn with mature flower borders, stone flagged paving, external light and gated access to a small parking area. To the South side of the property is a raised decked area offering stunning panoramic views with outside power supply. The West side of the property is also laid mainly to lawn with well maintained flower borders, water tap, gated access to road and gated access to the land.

Approximately 2.29 acres (0.98ha) of land in total (including the house and gardens) lies directly in front of the property giving stunning unspoiled panoramic views South, please see attached plan boundary highlighted in red.

Council Tax
Council Tax Band D

Strictly by appointment through the selling agent Addisons, Crook office.

Property info

Nearby transport

  • Haydon Bridge (16.3 miles)
  • Appleby (16.4 miles)
  • Hexham (16.4 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (28.4 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (34.3 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (64.2 miles)
  • Pooley Bridge Ullswater Ferry Landing (27.2 miles)
  • Howtown Ullswater Ferry Landing (29.5 miles)
  • Tower Knowe Ferry Landing (32.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St John's Chapel Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Wearhead Primary School (1.6 miles)
  • Rookhope Primary School (4.4 miles)
  • Queen Elizabeth High School (16.0 miles)
  • Prudhoe Community High School (19.9 miles)
  • Durham Sixth Form Centre (24.6 miles)
  • Samuel King's School (11.2 miles)
  • Wolsingham School (11.7 miles)
  • Consett Academy (14.9 miles)
Note: Distance is shown as a straight line measurement

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