Sold STC £550,000


Key Features


Full Property Description

Built in 1953 and subsequently extended offering considerable charm and character, 40 St Johns Road is a substantial brick built semi detached property with gas fired central heating and double glazing.
Occupying an extremely pleasant site within this popular residential area, this unique home provides accommodation which briefly comprises: Entrance porch and entrance hall, cloakroom/WC, living room, dining/family room, studio, kitchen, utility room, inner hallway and garden room/bedroom four. On the first floor there are three double bedrooms, family bathroom and a separate wc. Externally the property boasts a single garage to the side, a driveway which provides further off street parking and substantial gardens to the front and rear.
St Johns Road is in the popular residential area of Nevilles Cross, located one mile from Durham City centre where there are comprehensive shopping and recreational facilities and amenities available. It is within walking distance of two well regarded primary schools and is within easy reach of the excellent Durham Johnston School. St Johns Road is ideally placed for commuting. It is located 1 mile from Durham Railway Station, 2 miles from the A1(M) and close to the A(167)

Entrance Porch Double glazed French doors to front, two double glazed windows to front and tiled floor.
Entrance Hallway Original 1950's arched glass double door and glass/wood surround, floor to ceiling, letting the natural light flood into the hallway, Karndean flooring, vertical radiator, storage cupboard and staircase to first floor.
Living Room17' x 11'9" (5.18m x 3.58m)
Dual aspect with three double glazed windows to front, feature inset electric fire, television point, radiator, two double glazed windows and double glazed patio door leading to rear garden.
Office/Studio6'5" x 11'5" (1.96m x 3.48m)
Two double glazed windows to rear, radiator and Belfast style sink. This room also has potential to be used as a fifth bedroom.
Dining/Family Room17'2" x 12'4" (5.23m x 3.76m)
Double glazed Bay window to front, three radiators and opening to kitchen.
Kitchen10'10" x 12'4" (3.3m x 3.76m)
Fitted wall and base units with coordinating work surfaces, single drainer sink unit, two integrated electric ovens, integrated electric hob, extractor hood, integrated dishwasher, partially tiled walls, vertical radiator, feature lighting, Karndean flooring, breakfast table, double glazed window to rear and opening to utility room.
Utility Room9'7" x 4'8" (2.92m x 1.42m)
Fitted wall and base units with coordinating work surfaces, space for washing machine, Sheila Maid (an original iconic clothes airer) – great for hanging the washing when it’s raining outside, wall mounted boiler and double glazed door to rear.
Inner Hallway Karndean flooring and door to garage.
Cloakroom/WC5'7" x 2'11" (1.7m x 0.9m)
Low level WC, wash hand basin, extractor fan and radiator.
Garden Room/Bedroom Four15'7" x 19' (max) (4.75m x 5.8m (max))
Double glazed window to side, two radiators, gas fire and double glazed patio doors leading to rear garden.
Landing Double glazed window to front, cupboard housing tank and access to roof space.
Master Bedroom17'1" x 12'6" (5.2m x 3.8m)
Double glazed Bay window to front, fitted wardrobes and two radiators.
Bedroom Two16'5" x 11'10" (5m x 3.6m)
Another dual aspect room flooded with light from the three double glazed windows to front and two double glazed windows to rear. The room also has two radiators.
Bedroom Three9'11" x 11'6" (max) (3.02m x 3.5m (max))
Double glazed window to rear, fitted wardrobes and radiator.
Bathroom6'6" x 9' (1.98m x 2.74m)
White three piece suite comprising panelled bath, large wash hand basin in vanity unit with interior and exterior lights and mirrors, step in corner shower cubicle, two double glazed windows to rear and radiator.
Separate WC2'11" x 4'11" (0.9m x 1.5m)
Double glazed window to rear, low level WC, wash hand basin and wall mounted cupboard.
Front Garden Laid to lawn with well stocked with mature shrubs, conifers and plants as well as lawn, hedging and fencing – to create a delightful private green space enclosed by hedged and fenced boundaries. Off street parking is available on the paved driveway.
Rear Garden Well established, with a lawn, mature trees and shrubs, plants, fruit bushes, wildlife pond, patio and garden shed as well as a green house/potting shed (both in good condition)
There is an outdoor tap. It is well fenced and hedged and is very private, quiet and peaceful.
Garage13'1" x 15'9" (4m x 4.8m)
Attached with up and over door, tap. light and power points, eaves storage and a depth of 16’ 3” x 15’ 9” (max) wide.
EPC Rating TBC

Property Information

  • Ref: 83492_DUR210322
  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: Sold (STC)
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 3