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West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland

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West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland is a 3 Bedroom Detached property. It is held under Freehold tenureship. It is within tax band B.

This property was built between before 1900. It has an internal floor area of 133m2.

Compared to other properties of the same type in the surrounding area, this property is more expensive than the average.

The current sale valuation for this property is £306,000, and the current rental valuation is £550 pcm.

Property Attributes

Property Type
Year Built
before 1900
Floor area
Tax band
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Full property description

This is a wonderful opportunity to purchase this stone built single storey cottage with converted byre which provides additional one bedroom accommodation to the main dwelling. The converted byre would be ideal for an number of uses including:- additional guest accommodation, hobby room or holiday let. The property enjoys unbelievable panoramic viewing over the surrounding countryside and beyond being situated in a rural position within the hamlet of Lynesack which lies between the villages of Copley and Butterknowle. West Softly Cottage Front Entrance Vestibule - Accessed through a part double glazed front door with doors accessing the Living Room and Bedroom. Bedroom One - Double bedroom situated to the front of the property with window overlooking the front garden and countryside views beyond. Coving to ceiling and radiator. Living Room - A well presented reception room enjoying countryside views having an Inglenook fireplace with multi fuel burning stove set on a tiled hearth with decorative wood mantelpiece. Through entry to the kitchen. Kitchen - Fitted with a range of shaker style wall and floor units having wood effect worktops and tiled splashbacks. One and half bowl porcelain sink unit with mixer tap and drainer, range cooker with stainless steel chimney style extractor above, integrated fridge, pulley maid airer, tiled flooring, radiator and window to the rear elevation. Within the kitchen there is space for a family sized dining table and chairs. Doors leading to the second bedroom and rear entrance vestibule. Bedroom Two - Window to the side elevation, coving to ceiling, loft hatch, built-in shelved storage cupboard and radiator. Rear Entrance vestibule - Radiator, tiled flooring, external part glazed door leading outside and doors to the bathroom and utility room. Bathroom - Corner panelled bath with tiled splashback, low level wc, pedestal hand wash basin, shower cubicle with mains shower, coving to ceiling, inset lighting and radiator. Utility Room - Oil fired central heating boiler, fitted base units with worktops and tiled splashbacks, sink unit with mixer tap and dryer, pluming for washing machine and space for under counter tumbler dryer. The Byre A converted byre with two doors providing entry to the accommodation. Part glazed stable door leading directly into the LoungeBar Spacious lounge with two windows, coving to ceiling, wall mounted TV point, two electric heaters, bespoke bar with shelves behind. Bedroom Double bedroom with window to the side elevation. Shower Room Shower cubicle with electric shower, low level wc, pedestal hand wash basin with water heater, electric radiator and door to the rear yard. EXTERNALLY Access is taken through a five bar wooden gated leading to a gravelled driveway providing off street parking for a number of vehicles. The property is bounded by stone walls with panoramic views over the open countryside. Lawned and bordered garden, patio, oil tank and timber shed. Services Mains: - Electricity, Oil Heating (To the main Dwelling), Septic Tank Council Tax Band: - A VIEWING - Strictly by appointment through the selling agents T: 01833 638094 opt 1. SWNBJC19.8.21

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Frequently asked questions

  1. How much is West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland worth?

    West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland is now worth £306,000 according to our Mouseprice AVM.

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  2. What is the 3 month price change in DL13?

    The 3 month price change in DL13 is +27.39%.

  3. What is the rental value of West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland?

    The current rental valuation for this property is £550 per month, within a price range of £500 and £600.

  4. How many bedrooms does West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland have?

    This property has 3 bedrooms. Search for nearby properties with 3 bedrooms - for sale and to rent.

  5. What are the nearest schools and stations to West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland?

    Nearby schools in include Frosterley Primary School, Wolsingham School, Wolsingham Primary School, Stanhope Barrington CofE Primary School, Tow Law Millennium Primary School

    Nearby stations in include Bishop Auckland Station, Shildon Station, Durham Station, Stocksfield Station, Riding Mill Station.

  6. What type of property is West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland

    This is a Detached property. There are 2 other Detached properties on LYNESACK, and 2 in total.

  7. When was West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland built? How old is West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland?

    West Softley Cottage Lynesack, Bishop Auckland was was built between before 1900.


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Key points

Investment for previous buyer
Value compared to surrounding area
Energy Rating
£2,301 psqm
Price per square metre (Building)
£1,756 pcm
Estimated running costs

Sale history

Aug 14, 2015
Apr 2, 2007

Listing history

For Sale
Feb 6, 2022
For Sale
Sep 30, 2014


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