Victoria Avenue, Durham, DL14


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase an outstanding Grade II 5 Bedroom Period residence set within a prominent position in this sought after area of Bishop Auckland, which is home to the spectacular open air night show Kynren - An Epic Tale of England.

The property is ideally situated for local amenities with a broad range of schools, shopping and recreational facilities within close proximity. The A68 and A1 (M) are within easy reach offering excellent transport links to neighbouring towns and major commercial centres of the North East.

This well appointed property retains a wealth of original features which work in harmony with a range of contemporary fixtures and fittings throughout. Space is an important factor in this property with all of the rooms being generously proportioned in both floor area and ceiling height.

The internal accommodation briefly comprises of, Entrance Vestibule, Reception Hallway, Lounge, separate Dining Room, Inner Lobby with doors to Cloakroom/Wc, Breakfasting Kitchen and Cellar. To the first floor there are 4 Bedrooms, Family Bathroom and a separate W/c.

A concealed staircase leads to the second floor where there is a fifth Bedroom.

Externally there is a wall enclosed garden to the front of the property and to the rear there is an enclosed courtyard with double gates to allow off road parking facilities.

In our opinion this property, would make an exceptional family home and therefore only an internal inspection will suffice to truly appreciate the accommodation on offer.

Entrance Vestibule

Timber entrance door to vestibule containing cornice to ceiling, original mosaic tiled flooring and glazed door with fan light opening to:

Reception Hallway

The sense of space is apparent on entering the hallway, with staircase rising to the first floor, cornice to ceiling, corbelled arch and central heating radiator.


15'08 x 13'11 (4.78m x 4.24m)

An impressive room of generous proportions benefiting from a walk in bay window to the front elevation, allowing lots of natural light to flood the room. Cornice and ceiling rose, two wall light points, feature fire surround housing a living flame gas fire, central heating radiator and television aerial point.

Dining Room: 14'04 x 13'10 (4.37m x 4.22m)

Providing ample space for a family size table and chairs. Window to the rear elevation, cornice and ceiling rose, built in display unit, two wall light points and central heating radiator.

Inner Lobby

Doors to:

Breakfasting Kitchen:

24'01 max x 11'01 max (7.31m x 3.38m)

A well equipped kitchen fitted with an extensive range of base and wall units, (one of which houses the central heating boiler) complimentary work surfaces and tiled splash backs over stainless steel double bowl sink unit with pull out and spray mixer tap. Integrated appliances to include dishwasher, Bosch electric oven, Franke 5 ring gas hob and extractor hood. Space and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Built in storage cupboard, two central heating radiators, slate tiled flooring, three windows and external door opening to the rear courtyard.

The breakfasting kitchen provides further options for family dining and entertaining.


A useful area that could be utilised for a number of purposes.


Obscure glazed window to the side elevation and low level w/c.

First Floor Landing

Cornice to ceiling, spindle balustrade, concealed staircase rising to bedroom five, built in storage cupboard, central heating radiator and access to:

Bedroom One:

14'05 x 13'10 (4.39m x 4.22m)

Cornice to ceiling, central heating radiator and window overlooking the rear courtyard.

Bedroom Two:

14'05 x 13'10 (4.39m x 4.22m)

Another lovely room of generous proportions which is situated to the front of the house. Cornice to ceiling, central heating radiator and built in wardrobes.

Bedroom Three:

10'05 x 7'10 (3.18m x 2.39m)

Cornice to ceiling, window to the front elevation and central heating radiator.

Family Bathroom

Part tiled bathroom fitted with a pristine white suite comprising, free standing bath with wall mounted mixer tap and hand held shower head, wash hand basin and low level w/c. Walk in shower enclosure with twin shower heads. Recessed ceiling lights, chrome heated towel rail and obscure glazed window to the side elevation.


Fitted with a low level w/c and original stained glass arched window.

Bedroom Four:

12'06 ex. bay x 11'01 max (3.81m x 3.38m)

Another double bedroom overlooking the rear courtyard. Double glazed bay window, cornice to ceiling and central heating radiator.

Second Floor


Window to the rear elevation and storage cupboard.

Bedroom Five:

21'03 x 12'08 (6.40m x 3.86m)

A versatile room that could be utilised for a number of purposes. Window to the rear, recessed ceiling lights and eaves storage.


To the front of the property there is a wall enclosed garden.

Gates open to the rear of the property to allow off road parking. The enclosed courtyard has raised flower beds containing an array of plants and shrubs and provides ample space for ‘al fresco' dining.

Property Reference BIA-G0D117RMTL

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