Cross View House is a unique property, a best kept secret with lots to offer behind it's high walls. Tucked away at Neville's Cross on the edge of Durham City, it's a perfect location for being local in the beautiful city and for commuting yet remains a hidden gem offering privacy and an air of mystery.
A side gate offers entry into a pretty and well-kept courtyard garden, one of three outdoor areas, that's a lovely place to sit and relax, to invite friends over for a barbecue and or as a safe, enclosed space for children and pets.
Once inside, the deceptively spacious three-storey, five-bedroom property is a treasure trove of hidden spaces, split levels and character all combined in an ideal family home and residence for entertaining.
The smart front door opens into an attractive hallway with stairs leading down to reach the fabulous formal dining room with its parquet floor, feature fireplace and triple pane window giving views into the garden.
Across from here is a fabulous open plan kitchen, breakfast room and snug, together with a practical utility room and WC. A superb space for entertaining, it's also the heart of family life where everyone can come together. The tiled floor is complemented by an extensive range of cream units with solid oak worktops, a centre island, a Belfast sink and range cooker.
The dining area can be extended through a door that opens onto a covered outdoor area that's perfect for summer suppers and drinks.
The entrance level leads to an impressive and comfortable living room with stunning arched windows with stone mullions drawing in plenty of natural light and an alabaster fire surround. There are two large double bedrooms, including one that is dual aspect, and a large, glamorous family bathroom on this level.
Continued:- - There are a further three double bedrooms on the top floor, all bright and light and with interesting shapes and rooflines. The master bedroom has built-in storage and a modern en suite shower room. The two other bedrooms have two windows and share a shower room on this level. The landing is spacious enough for a library and study area; should even more space be needed the property has generous lofts.
Cross View House comes with a large garage and five private parking spaces. It is a proper grown-up home of scale with a layout that keeps on giving and offers the space and versatility to meet a variety of family needs.
Location:- - Cross View House is situated within the well established residential area of Nevilles Cross, which is within walking distance of Durham City Centre. There are local shops and amenities on hand, as well as major road links and train station access, making it appealing to a variety of buyers. There are a more comprehensive range of shopping and recreational facilities and amenities available in Durham City itself. The property also lies with easy reach of highly regarded schools like Durham Johnston and St Margarets.
Agents Notes:- - * All main services
* Gas fired central heating via radiators
* Partial double glazed
* Two extensive loft spaces with ease of access via drop down ladders
* Council Tax Band: F - £2879 per annum
* EER: D60
* Leasehold title on Garage. 999 years from 25/9/1987
Viewings:- - Via Fine & Country
Tel:- 0191 3842277