Savills | Winston, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 3PJ | Properties for sale
2,887 sq ft(268.21 sq m)
Guide price £699,000

WinstonDarlington, County Durham, DL2 3PJ

  • Under offer

Key features

  • The house has a wonderful access along a sweeping drive
  • This is a fabulous rural location, with super views from the principal rooms
  • The gardens are impressive, and varied, with several spaces to sit out
  • The accommodation is flexible, and predominately on one floor
  • Whilst rural, Winston is accessable to Barnard Castle and the A1 (M)

A wonderful home in the conveniently located village of Winston.

About this property

  • Highcliffe Grange is a wonderful home, much improved and extended by the current owners. At the heart of the house is the kitchen with an Aga, which opens onto a sitting room, with fantastic open views. There is a dining room and adjacent living room, both with log burners, ideal for entertaining. Beyond the kitchen is a useful study.

    The ground floor, master bedroom has an en suite shower room and fitted cupboards, with a window offering fabulous views. Also on the ground floor are two further bedrooms and a shower room. To the first floor are two bedrooms and a bathroom.

    The house is approached along a sweeping driveway from a private road, there is an ample parking area and garaging. The garage is a 9x7m (678sq ft) Warwick timber building with two roller shutter doors and rear double doors, it has full electrics and is alarmed.

    The fabulous private walled courtyard garden has well planted borders, a summer house and terraces to take advantage of the sun at any time of the day. There is an adjoining field with a natural pond and further summer house, and woodland.

    The solar panels income positively offsets the electricity bills. The heating is oil fired, and on two circuits, with the exception of the living room which has electric heating and a log burner.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This is an unusual home, full of character and ideal for entertaining, both inside and out.

Ben PriddenProperty agent

Local information

  • Winston is a rural village in Teesdale, conveniently located for Barnard Castle, Richmond, Darlington and the A1M motorway. It is surrounded by beautiful countryside, 10 miles from The North Pennines Area of Outstanding National Beauty and 13 miles from The Yorkshire Dales National Park. There is a village pub, The Bridgewater Arms, and primary schools in Staindrop and Gainford.
  • Barnard Castle is an historic market town with excellent local facilities, including Teesdale School and 6th Form, independent shops, restaurants and a supermarket. It is home to the Bowes Museum, and Barnard Castle School an independent, co-educational school.
  • Darlington has more extensive amenities including a mainline train station with services to Edinburgh (about 2 hours) and London (about 2.5 hours).
  • Photography exteriors July 2019 interiors February 2020

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = D