• 5 Bedroom Stone-built Town House
  • 2 En-suite Bedrooms
  • 2 Large Reception Rooms
  • High Specification Kitchen
  • Sought After Village Location
  • Good Commuting Distance to Durham City
Offered to the market is a beautifully appointed 5 bedroom period stonebuilt town house full of charm and character located in the heart of Wolsingham.

Wolsingham is a picturesque market town located at the base of the Wear Valley. With a bustling community the town offers a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants and recreational facilities. Schools include, Wolsingham Primary School and Wolsingham School & Community College. The Weardale Railway a heritage line operates from Wolsingham to Stanhope is still in operation today as a tourist line. Weardale also offers a ski slope in the winter and Hamsterley Forest is also located a short distance to the South of Wolsingham offering tranquil outdoor pursuits such as walking, riding and cycling.

The surrounding market towns of Crook and Bishop Auckland are a short drive offering a wider range of shopping, recreational and schooling facilities. The Historic City of Durham is located approximately 14 miles north east on the A690. Darlington approximately 22 miles south east on the A68, with main line rail connections north and south and easy access to the A1M from both locations. The metropolitan city of Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead are also located approximately26 miles North East less than 1 hours drive also within good commuting distance and offers a regional centre of culture with venues such Sage Gateshead, Baltic and the Theatre Royal. Large shopping complexes such as The Metro Centre and Eldon Square are also located in the Newcastle and Gateshead area.

This property would ideally suit a family or continued use as a B&B. A viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the property on offer.


Entrance Hall
Timber entrance door, tiled flooring and staircase to first floor.

4.55m x 4.4m (14'11 x 14'08)
Spacious lounge with centrally located cast iron fireplace with multi-fuel stove inset and slate hearth, dado rail, coving and timber mock sash double glazed window.

Internal Lobby
Stone staircase leading to:

Dining Room
4.37m x 2.29m (14'07 x 7'06)
Unique curved internal wall leading to family dining room with tiled flooring, windows to the front and rear elevations, original stone corbels, decorative wall radiator.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
4.45m x 4.37m (14'07 x 14'04)
Large kitchen fitted to a high specification with a unique curved wall, with a range of cream wall and base units with laminate work surfaces over, ceramic 1 ½ bowel sink drainer unit with mixer tap over, ceramic tile splashbacks, centrally located stainless-steel topped preparation/breakfast island with built-in storage cupboards and draws. Large stainless-steel gas and electric range with extractor hood over, plumbing and space for washing machine/dish washer, ample space for large American style fridge freezer, display dresser and other free-standing appliances. Terracotta tile flooring, coving, radiator and window to the east elevation.

Pantry/Utility Room
3.18m max x 2.77m max (10'05 max x 9'01 max)
Useful multi-functional room offering storage utility/wash space. Fitted with timber base units with work surface over, Belfast sink, wall mounted gas combination boiler, inglenook fireplace and external door to rear.

Fitted with a white suite comprising, w.c., wash hand basin, original exposed granite stairs above, heated towel rail, half tiled walls and window.

Side Entrance Hall (East Elevation)
Timber entrance door, tiled floor and original staircase to 1st floor.

FIRST FLOOR (From Front Elevation)

Landing & Hallway
Landing with window to the west elevation, large hallway leading to all 1st floor rooms with two feature stained glass internal windows, dado rail, staircase to the front elevation, lobby and 2nd staircase to east elevation.

3.58m x 2.31m (11'09 x 7'07)
Double bedroom located to the front elevation, feature stainless glass internal window, coving, radiator and window.

3.58m 2.13m (11'09 x 7')
Window to the east elevation, radiator and coving.

3.63m x 3.43m (11'11 x 11'03)
Double bedroom with ample space for free standing furniture, feature floor to ceiling stainless glass internal window and cast-iron fireplace, coving, radiator and window to the east elevation.

Family Bathroom
2.58m x 2.24m (8'5 x 7'4)
Modern bathroom fitted with a white suite comprising, pedestal wash hand basin, w.c. and panelled bath with electric shower over. Timber varnished exposed floorboards, heated towel rail and 2 Velux windows.

SECOND FLOOR (From Front Elevation)

Side window.

4.80 max x 4.65 max (15'9 max x 15'03 max)
Large bedroom located on the top floor of the property with ample space for free standing wardrobes, dressing table and sofa with coffee table, window to the front elevation and 2 Velux windows adding floods of light to the room, feature cast-iron fireplace, central heating radiator, original exposed beam and vaulted ceiling.

2.55m x 1.52m (8'4 x 4'11)
Modern high specification bathroom, fitted with a white suite comprising, w.c., wall hung wash hand basing, and double walk-in shower cubical with mains fed waterfall shower, fully tiled walls and flooring, heated towel rail, exposed beam to ceiling, humidity-controlled extractor fan, spot lighting and opaque window.

SECOND FLOOR (From East Side Elevation)


4.55m x 3.66m (14'11 x 12)
Large double bedroom with exposed beams to ceiling, mock sash windows to the east elevation, feature fireplace with cast-iron grate, ample space for free standing bedroom furniture and radiator.

L-shaped 3.2m max x 1.72m max (10'6 max x 5'7 max) 0.76m min x 1.16m min (2'6 min x 3'9 min)
L-shaped shower room with large fully tiled walk-in in cubical with electric shower, spot lighting and humidity-controlled extractor. White wash hand basing, w.c., heated towel rail and timber flooring.


Fully enclosed stone walled courtyard with natural fossil flagged sandstone paving, surrounding flower boarders planted with mature shrubs and flowers. Off the courtyard to the west elevation is an enclosed paved garden store area with timber shed and door to coal store.

Rear Yard
Accessed via a shared rear gated passage way leading to a shared courtyard with designated bin storage area.
Contact us about this property:
Crook Office, 5 South Street, Crook, Co Durham DL15 8NE
Tel: 01388 766676
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