An impressive Georgian manor house sitting in private grounds

The Manor House is a beautiful wisteria clad family home which has been meticulously maintained over the years, and retains much of its original charm and character including sash windows, cast iron radiators and some outstanding pannelled walls and ceilings. The spacious light-filled accommodation comprises to the ground floor: entrance porch which open into a hallway with guest wc.

An internal hall provides access to the principal rooms which include a formal dining room with three floor to ceiling windows to the front elevation, a feature fireplace with multi fuel burning stove and ornate cornicing, drawing room again with floor to ceiling windows, feature fireplace and ornate cornicing. The generous breakfast kitchen is fitted with a range of solid wood wall and base units and has a gas AGA as well as electric oven and hob. A pitched roof provides a lovely airy feel. Leading from the kitchen is a utility room which in turn leads through to a larder, boot room, wood store and wc. There is a magnificent snooker room which has handpainted walls and ceiling, and is a fantastic room for entertaining. A generous study is an ideal place for anyone who works at home and two steps lead up and into a beautiful orangery which overlooks the gardens and tennis court. There are doors leading out providing direct access outside.

The first floor offers three well-proportioned double bedrooms all with window seating, the master has the benefit of a dressing room, as well as two large family bathrooms, one of which has a delightful feature cast iron fireplace and window seating. The second floor has four further double bedrooms, three of which have built-in storage as well as an additional shower room.

Outside

Situated just off Hurworth village green, The Manor House is approached over a sweeping gravelled driveway offering extensive parking for multiple vehicles. The driveway leads through a walled entrance to a courtyard giving access to the main entrance porch and to an extensive outbuilding comprising a two-storey self-contained annexe together with excellent storage. The annexe provides a reception room, fitted kitchen, two bedrooms and a bathroom with separate W.C. The remaining gardens offer expanses of well-maintained level lawn bordered by mature shrubs and trees with raised flowerbeds. There is also an enclosed allweather tennis court, a large natural swimming pond and a paved terrace, ideal for entertaining.

Situation

Hurworth on Tees is one of the most sought after villages in the district offering first class schools and other local facilities including a village shop, a fine dining pub (the Bay Horse) and the magnificent Rockliffe Hall Hotel and Golf Course. Lying 3 miles south of Darlington the area is within easy reach of the A1 and A19 providing easy access to both Yorkshire and the North East, a main line railway station and Durham Tees Valley airport.

Directions

From the A1(M) keep left at the fork to continue onto A66(M), following signs for Darlington/Teesside Airport. After 2.2 miles at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto Bridge Road (A66) and stay on this road for 2.3 miles. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Neasham Road then after 0.1 mile turn right onto Roundhill Road. After 1.5 miles turn left onto The Green then after 0.2 mile turn right. The Manor House can be found on the left-hand side.

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Other features

  • An impresive Georgian manor house
  • Detached 2 bedroom annexe
  • 7 double bedrooms and 3 bathrooms
  • 5 well-proportioned receptions room
  • Beautiful character features throughout
  • Manicured private gardens
  • Tennis court and natural swimming pond
  • Private sweeping driveway
  • Excellent village location

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Ref: HRG200046

The Green, Hurworth, Darlington County Durham DL2

Guide Price
£1,400,000

Ref: HRG200046

The Green, Hurworth, Darlington County Durham DL2

Guide Price
£1,400,000