St Johns Chapel County Durham DL13 1QL uk

Guide Price £229,950

Property Details

St Johns Chapel County Durham DL13 1QL uk

Guide Price £229,950

Large Detached Family Home with Garden, Parking & Workshop

Property - St Johns Chapel County Durham


Property overview

39 Hood Street, St Johns Chapel

A spacious 3 bedroom family home which has been renovated to a high standard. Set in a village location and benefitting from private parking for 3 vehicles, garden to the rear with unspoilt views, garage/workshop, double glazing, oil fired central heating throughout and multi fuel stoves in both reception rooms. 

Ground Floor 

Rear Entrance/Utility 5’11” (1.81m x 1.87m) 6’01”

Having UPVC part glazed stable door to garden, tiles to floor with under floor heating. Kitchen units, laminate worktop with space for washing machine. UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect, down lighting and door to: 


Low level WC, corner wash hand basin, tiles to floor with under floor heating, down lighting, heated towel rail and UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect with obscure glass. 

Kitchen 14’04” (4.39m x 2.68m) 8’09”

Having a range of modern newly fitted units with laminate worktop having built in ovens x 2, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher, glass hob with stainless steel extractor, white composite sink and drainer with UPVC double glazed window to side aspect. Tiling to floor with underfloor heating, down lighting, space for breakfast table, open through to the: 

Snug/Dining Room 10’03” (3.13m x 4.29m) 14’01”

UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect, inglenook fireplace with new stone surround and heath with multi fuel stove. Space for sofa and dining table, double radiator and part glazed wood door through to:

Living Room 16’0” (4.89m x 4.55m) 14’11”

Large family room set at the front of the property having two UPVC double glazed windows, open fireplace with wood surround, marble heath with multi fuel stove, two double radiators and door to: 

Front Hall

Stairs to first floor, double radiator and electric RCD board, part glazed wood door to: 

Front Entrance

UPVC part glazed door to street, space for coats and boots, electric meter unit. 

First Floor Landing

Turn stairs with doors to:

Bedroom 1 8’11” (2.74m x 3.57m) 11’08”

Double room set at the front of the property having UPVC double glazed window, double radiator, built in cupboard and coving. 

Bedroom 2 10’04” (3.16m x 4.58m) 15’00”

Double room set at the front of the property having UPVC double glazed window to front aspect with double radiator. 

Master Bedroom 3 13’0” (3.99m x 4.71m) 15’05” awp

Double room set at the rear of the property, UPVC double glazed window overlooking the garden with unspoilt countryside views. Space for wardrobes and through to:

En-Suite Shower Room

Fully tiled with large inset mirror, glazed shower unit with electric shower, wash hand basin and low level WC, down lighting and extractor. 

Bathroom 6’0” (1.84m x 3.24m) 10’07”

Family bathroom with modern three piece suite comprising shaped bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC, complementary part tiling to walls, down lighting, extractor and UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect.


Attic Room 30’5” (9.3m x 6.1m) 20’0”

Stairs lead up from the first floor landing, having open aspect beams, wood flooring and lighting. Currently used as store room but could make a 4th bedroom with en-suite facilities.



To the side of the property is a wide gated driveway with garage/workshop (5.79m x 4.9m). Having power and lighting with separate consumer unit there is scope for this building to be converted into an office or holiday let subject to the relevant planning permissions. A side gate leads to the rear garden having decked areas for seating and alfresco dining, space for hot tub and greenhouse with power, lawn areas and shrub borders with stock proof fence to field and stone walls to sides. There are additional external power sockets to driveway and garden. 


Mains Electricity

Mains Water and Drainage

Oil fired Central Heating

Council Tax Band 

Energy efficiency rating



We are advised by the vendor that the property is freehold.

Local Information

The village of St Johns Chapel is in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with access to many outdoor pursuits such as walking, cycling and fishing. The area and village has a number of amenities including 2 public houses serving local ales and food, Café, a Co-operative store and a Post Office, a Doctors surgery, a Church and a Town Hall that has a fortnightly cinema and gym. There are choices of schools both primary and secondary, (school transport provided) and a local bus company serves the area. The property is located close to the A689 with access to local towns including Hexham, Carlisle, Newcastle, Durham and Darlington.  Stanhope Town is approximately 11 miles away and has a larger range of shops, a bank, a petrol station and a monthly farmers market.


Directions – DL13 1QL

From the Pennine Ways Office in Alston proceed up the hill and turn left onto the A689.  Continue along the A689 for approximately 13 miles until you enter the village of St Johns Chapel. The property can be found after the doctors surgery further along the street on your right.


From the A1 proceed along the A68 towards the North Pennines until you reach the A689 signposted “Weardale North Pennines” join this road and travel west through various villages for approximately 18 miles until you enter the village of St Johns Chapel. Pass the market square, contunue up the street and the property can be found on your left.

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PENNINE WAYS LTD.  To arrange an appointment, please call

Haltwhistle 01434 322277 or Alston 01434 381808.


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