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Carmel Road North
darlington, county durham

Property marketed by Ann Cordey Estate Agents

13 Duke Street, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7RX

Reception Rooms 2
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 1

Key Features


About this property

**UNEXPECTEDLY BACK ON THE MARKET** This property is sure to have great appeal in today's market. Presented with the upmost style and taste and boasting great character. Having FOUR well proportioned bedrooms, this mature SEMI-DETACHED residence occupies a pleasant position within the heart of Darlington's West End. Being a much loved home, The property has been well maintained and much improved, and offers the new purchaser a generous family home, in ready to move into order. Ideally situated for ease of access to the well regarded schools of the area, convenient access to the town centre, Cockerton Village and the supermarkets and shops at West Park. There are also excellent transport links to the A1M, A66 and A67 and A68, and the property is on a regular bus route.

Warmed by gas central heating and being fully double glazed, great attention to detail has been given to the improvements with quality finishes throughout. The heart of the home is a stunning solid oak kitchen with granite quartz work surfaces. The dining area is accessed from the kitchen and is a lovely open space with light flooding in from two double french doors overlooking the rear garden. Being open plan, leading through to the lounge, allows for a great social space. The lounge is a very pleasant room, as with all of the accommodation, tastefully decorated. The room is dual aspect, overlooking the front and rear. A gas log burning effect stove to the chimney breast casts a cosy glow.

To the first floor there are four, sizeable bedrooms, three of which are double rooms. In addition the bathroom has undergone a superb refurbishment, with a modern suite, the spacious room allows for a stand alone bath and large walk in shower cubicle.

Externally the property sits in landscaped gardens to the front and rear. Well established with an abundance of plants and shrubs. A driveway allows for off street parking for two vehicles, and this sits just in front of the brick built single GARAGE.

The private south facing garden is well established offering a great deal of seasonal colour and interest and enjoying a great deal of the summer sunshine. Viewing is highly recommended.

TENURE Freehold

A traditional entrance door opens into the most welcoming hallway. The feeling of space is evident and sets the tone of the property throughout. Having the original oak parquet flooring and a return staircase to the first floor. The hallway is neutrally decorated and leads to all of the ground floor accommodation and has a handy understairs storage cupboard.

A handy addition to any family home, having modern sanitary ware, comprising of a back to wall WC and ceramic handbasin housed in a white gloss vanity unit. There is a UPVC window to the front aspect and the room has a ceramic tiled splashback and vinyl floor.

LOUNGE 6.06 x 3.69 (19'10" x 12'1")
The dual aspect lounge, is a generous reception room. Light and bright, overlooking the front and rear aspects. Tastefully decorated, with a log burning stove at the heart of the room.

The lounge is open plan to the rear, having convenient access to the dining area.

DINING AREA 3.89 x3.24 (12'9" x10'7")
Being reconfigured, from the original, separate dining room. The dining area being opened up, offers a great social and family space. Accessed immediately from the kitchen and leading through to the lounge. The layout opens up the views of the rear garden, through UPVC french doors which allows for the light to stream through. A stunning porcelain tiled floor makes a wonderful feature in the room.

KITCHEN 3.60 x 3.32 (11'9" x 10'10")
Bespoke designed kitchen ,well planned and fitted with a quality range of solid oak wood cabinetry, with the striking contrast of white, quartz granite worksurfaces and upstands. There are a host of integrated appliances, which includes Bosch oven and microwave, Smeg dishwasher,Zanussi washing machine, Samsung hob, Hotpoint fridge,freezer. The attractive tiling to the floor has been continued through from the dining room.

A small breakfast area allows for informal dining.The room has a window over looking the garden to the rear and a solid oak stable door leading out to the side.


The galleried landing is sizeable, and a statement within itself. Having a large arched picture window, and further window to the ground floor, the area is very light. Leading to all four bedrooms and the bathroom/wc. There is access to the insulated attic area.

BEDROOM ONE 4.67 x 2.96 (15'3" x 9'8")
The master bedroom enjoys the aspect to the rear and the tranquility of the rear gardens, being a spacious double and tastefully decorated.

BEDROOM TWO 3.38 x 3.37 (11'1" x 11'0")
A further, second double bedroom, also enjoying the views of the garden to the rear.

BEDROOM THREE 4.32m x 2.92m (14'2" x 9'7)
The third of the double bedrooms, this time overlooking the front aspect.

BEDROOM FOUR 2.96 x 2.94 (9'8" x 9'7")
A larger than average single room, currently used as a home office and overlooking the aspect to the rear.

A generous room which has been upgraded with a modern, four piece suite, which includes a stand alone bath and a large walk in shower cubicle with mains fed shower. The hand basin is positioned within a large, wall hung, dark wood vanity unit. The room has been finished with ceramics with a statement stone effect panel to showcase the bath.

There is a vertical radiator and towel rails the room has UPVC windows to the front and side aspects.

Both the front and rear gardens have been landscaped by the current vendors, working around the original mature borders of the home. The front garden is enclosed by a brick built wall and hedging, with a slate chipping display with raised garden beds to the centre. Being easy to maintain and an attractive design.

A paved driveway allows for off street parking for two vehicles, this is in addition to the single GARAGE, which has an up and over door, light and power and measures 5.07 metres by 3.07 metres.

A gate to the side leads to the rear garden, which is south facing enjoys the best of the sunshine throughout the summer months . The expanse of well maintained lawn, is edged by established borders, there is a patio seating area to the side, and steps down to a further paved seating area closer to the french doors that open from the dining room. The garden is of a good size and private. Having been well planned to offer a great level of colour and interest during the seasons.

Property added 07/06/2023