Brancepeth Manor Farm, Nr Brancepeth, Durham
Set high above Brancepeth with vistas stretching for miles across open countryside, Fair View more than lives up to its name. A stunning property from all angles, the recently completed five-bedroom house is a beautiful blend of traditional stonework, modern materials and contemporary design features.
One of a small number of exclusive properties created at the former racing yard at Brancepeth Manor Farm, the luxury home stands on a large plot and is not overlooked. Protected by CCTV, it has extensive private gardens to three sides, a detached triple garage with electric doors, a dedicated gym or studio space and a fabulous outdoor entertainment terrace.
Inside, the house extends to more than 4,000sq ft and offers superb living accommodation that maximises access outdoors and the rural views through large areas of glazing. Industrial chic in style outside, luxury is key and the fixtures and fittings are of the highest standard.
Entering via the front garden, the double front doors open into a bright reception hallway with a central oak staircase and exposed stone. The living accommodation is to the right and comprises a games room with a bar and a formal living room that leads through double doors into an impressive dining kitchen. Each of these rooms has bi-fold doors to a paved patio and the terrace.
The kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of high gloss and complementary limed-look units. The induction hob is set in an island unit with a breakfast bar, while other appliances are built in at eye level.
The lounge has a stylish feature fireplace with a 'Stovax' stove set in a stone inglenook.
To the left of the hallway is a snug, a double bedroom with en suite shower room, a further double bedroom and a beautiful bathroom with freestanding bath inset TV and separate shower.
Cont:- - Beyond this is a 29ft cinema room with glazed doors front and back, which could be converted to self-contained living accommodation if needed, particularly since stairs lead up to a self-contained en suite bedroom above.
From the main staircase, there are three further bedrooms. The spacious master suite offers fabulous owners' accommodation with a dual aspect bedroom with feature double whirlpool bath and doors leading onto a roof-top terrace, an en suite shower room and an exceptional 24ft long fitted dressing room.
The second bedroom also has contemporary en suite facilities, built-in storage and office space.
Brancepeth Manor Farm is accessed via a private gated entrance and sweeping drive that leads to the development, which benefits from communal grounds including a lake and wood. The shops, restaurants, entertainment and transport links of Durham City are a short drive away.
Location:- - From Durham City, take the A690 towards Brancepeth Village. On arriving in Brancepeth take the right turn at the crossroads onto Wolsingham Road and stay on this road for approximately 2 miles. The main stone walled entrance and gates are found to the right hand side and marked 'Brancepeth Manor Farm.' An elevated position above Brancepeth Village.
Agents Notes:- - * Oil fired central heating via radiators
* Upvc double glazing throughout
* Self cleaning septic tank sewage system
* Bluetooth speakers to principal rooms
* Triple garage with electric roller door
* There is a monthly management fee of approximately £83 per month for the upkeep of the green areas, drive and lighting.
The property within this postcode has recently been the subject of planning applications, as have other properties in the immediate vicinity, bearing in mind the nature of the original steading to what it is today. Details of all current applications, approved and withdrawn, can be found by visiting Durham County Council's website.
Viewings:- - Via Fine & Country
Tel:- 0191 3842277
- SET HIGH ABOVE BRANCEPETH VILLAGE ENJOYING PANORAMIC VIEWS
- A NEWLY BUILT 5 BEDROOM DETACHED FAMILY HOME
- STUNNING CONTEMPORARY STYLING
- SMALL HAMLET OF INDIVIDUAL PROPERTIES, SURROUND BY OPEN COUNTRYSIDE
- LOUNGE, CINEMA ROOM, GAMES ROOM & LARGE OPEN PLAN KITCHEN
- MASTER SUITE WITH EN-SUITE AND DRESSING ROOM
- ELECTRIC GATED ENTRANCE, EXTENSIVE DRIVE, TRIPLE GARAGE WITH ATTACHED GYM, LARGE LAWNED GARDENS