Skip to main content Skip to footer

6 bed semi-detached house for sale


Elwick Road, West Park, Hartlepool TS26

Interested in this property? Call 01429 856002 * or

* Calls to this number will be recorded for quality, compliance and training purposes.

Property features

  • Highly desirable area
  • 6 bedroomed victorian villa
  • 4 reception areas
  • 0.963 acre site
  • Sensitively maintained
  • Potential for development

Property description

with A mainly south facing southern aspect A delightful grade II listed 'villa', built for Ship Owner/Wine/Spirit Merchant with a wealth of natural light, overlooking colourful beds, lawns and open countryside. Completely unique.

Meadowside is an impressive Grade II Victorian Villa, set in its own charming and spacious grounds. Constructed in 1885 for Matthew Rickinson, wealthy shipowner and wine/spirit merchant (and later bought by the Cameron family) it was requisitioned for army officers during the 2nd World War. The estate was later divided and the main house split into two spacious residences. The villa retains a wealth of Victorian features, including tiled walls, ceramic tiled floors, leaded stained and etched windows, ornate cornice, 'florentine' style ceilings, brass door furniture, period cast iron fireplaces and radiators. Of particular interest are the two stone bay 'mullion' windows, one facing east in the Morning room, the other facing south in the Master Bedroom, a large tiled floor Reception Hall with Atrium and stained leader uplights, depicting Greek Gods in Dining Room. A sweeping driveway leads down to the property from Elwick Road. Entrance and Reception rooms, on south facing front aspect, benefit from a wealth of natural light and overlook lawns, herbaceous borders, mature trees and open countryside to the south.

Weather Porch 14' 9" x 4' 11" ( 4.50m x 1.50m )
With open stone archway, Victorian tiled floor, leaded stained glass upper lights.

Reception Hall 14' 9" x 12' 2" ( 4.50m x 3.71m )
An impressive room enjoying good natural light from a recently refurbished Atrium, ornate exposed Victorian tiled floor, stained leaded lights.

Inner Hall
Featuring exposed Victorian tiled floor, high ceilings with cornice, access to principal reception rooms and kitchen, staircase providing access to first floor accommodation, built in storage cupboard.

Drawing Room 25' x 17' 11" ( 7.62m x 5.46m )
An imposing room with high ceiling, original ornate cornice and ceiling rose, a large walk-in south facing bay with seat, providing views across the front gardens, wooded areas and countryside beyond. Two east facing windows either side of the chimney breast which incorporates an attractive mahogany fire surround with marble inset and hearth and natural flame coal effect gas fire (the fireplace originated from Cotherstone Hall).

Dining Room 19' 8" x 19' 8" ( 5.99m x 5.99m )
A dramatic room featuring an original Victorian ornate high ceiling, frieze and ceiling rose, picture rail, three high sliding sash windows each of which feature stained, leaded upper lights depicting Greek Gods, exposed timber floorboards and high skirting boards.

Morning Room 19' 3" x 11' ( 5.87m x 3.35m )
With a walk-in stone mullion window, exposed timber floorboards, chimney breast with a cast iron fire surround incorporating a natural coal effect gas fire, tiled hearth, cornice ceiling, glazed door providing access to the side of the house, an attractive half panelled and half glazed door opening to inner hall.

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room 16' 9" x 12' 6" ( 5.11m x 3.81m )
Fitted with a range of white floor and wall mounted units with under unit lighting, co-ordinating central table/worktop, single stainless steel sink with mixer tap, chimney breast incorporating raised, recessed coal effect gas fire, floor to ceiling storage cupboard, ceiling down lights, extractor fan, original large ceiling clothes airer, two sliding sash windows looking out onto walled garden and courtyard.

Utility 14' 6" x 8' 6" ( 4.42m x 2.59m )
Situated adjacent to the kitchen/breakfast room with plumbing and space for automatic washing machine and dishwasher, recess for large chest freezer, wide Belfast sink with hot and cold water supply, tiled splash back, ceiling down lights, three windows, door providing access to the rear, door providing access to the cellars.

Cloakroom 12' 6" x 8' 11" ( 3.81m x 2.72m )
With decorative Victorian tiled walls and floors, newly built bespoke cloaks cupboards, twin sliding sash windows with leaded stained glass, wash basin, door to WC.

Separate W C
Low flush WC, Victorian tiled walls and floor, stained leaded glass window.

Integral Garage 16' 8" x 11' 10" ( 5.08m x 3.61m )
With sliding timber doors, a large sliding sash window, high ceiling with original ornate cornice, door connecting to inner hall. (Potential to revert to living space).

Cellars 20' 1" x 4' 6" Plus 11'2" x 11'7" ( 6.12m x 1.37m Plus 11'2" x 11'7" )
Sizeable area providing useful storage space giving tunnel access to part of the under floor area of the ground floor.

First Floor Landing
The return staircase, with an etched glass sliding sash window, provides access to the first floor landing. A spacious area which provides access to four bedrooms, the family bathroom, separate toilet, a large walk-in shelved storage cupboard (8'7" x 4'5") and further staircase leading to the second floor accommodation.

Bedroom 1 13' 11" x 19' 8" ( 4.24m x 5.99m )
Commanding attractive south facing views across the gardens and adjoining countryside from a large stone mullion bay window with window seat, additional window, chimney breast with original fire surround with tiled inset, original cornice ceiling and picture rail. Further useful wardrobe space located on raised landing approaching bedroom.

En Suite Shower Room 12' 2" x 5' 5" ( 3.71m x 1.65m )
A white coloured suite with low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin, double sized shower cubicle with Mira Sport shower unit, built in floor to ceiling storage cupboard, ceiling down lights, window to the side.

Bedroom 2 23' 7" x 13' ( 7.19m x 3.96m )
An attractive and spacious room with sliding sash windows to three elevations overlooking the south and east facing gardens, Art Deco tiled fireplace, pedestal wash hand basin.

Bedroom 3 18' 8" x 13' ( 5.69m x 3.96m )
With three door fitted wardrobe, sliding sash windows -south facing window has attractive views towards the garden and open countryside, west facing window looks onto Atrium dome - cornice ceiling.

Bedroom 4 17' 1" x 11' 11" ( 5.21m x 3.63m )
Double bedroom with two sliding sash windows with views to rear courtyard and walled gardens, cornice, wash basin and unit and five-door wardrobe.

Featuring Victorian tiled wall and cast iron fireplace with tiled inset, built-in cupboards to either side of the chimney breast, two sliding sash windows with stained leaded glass. The bathroom suite was refitted in 2009 with an original Victorian suite comprising a stand alone roll top cast iron bath with brass mixer tap, pedestal wash hand basin, brass heated towel rail with radiator and a wall mounted Bristan shower.

Separate Wc
With Victorian tiled walls, stained glass window, low flush WC.

Second Floor Landing
Return staircase with etched sliding sash window provides access to the Second Floor Landing.

Bedroom 5 19' 9" x 12' 8" ( 6.02m x 3.86m )
A large room overlooking a small stone balcony and beyond to the Cleveland Hills, sliding sash windows, door providing access to adjoining box room.

Box Room 12' 3" x 6' 8" ( 3.73m x 2.03m )
Potential for en-suite/dressing room.

Bedroom 6 12' 11" x 12' 4" ( 3.94m x 3.76m )
Double bedroom with a walk-in dormer sliding sash window, views over walled gardens and Ward Jackson Park.

Store Room 11' 10" x 4' 5" ( 3.61m x 1.35m )
Adjoining bedroom six and offering potential to convert into an en-suite bathroom facility.

Workshop 17' x 12' 10" ( 5.18m x 3.91m )
Currently fitted with workbenches and offering immense potential to convert into additional bedroom accommodation if required, sliding sash dormer window with views over walled gardens and Ward Jackson Park.

A high brick wall runs along the north boundary of the property. Cast iron gates provide vehicular access to a private tarmacadum driveway, which sweeps through the grounds. At the southern frontage there is a gravelled area offering parking for numerous cars. Steps descend to a dropped lawn, where mature trees, form southern boundary. Walking east is a wooded area rich with a carpet of snowdrops, daffodils and bluebells in the spring, under a canopy of copper beech, horse chestnut and hollies and through which ramble clematis and roses.The north facing gardens include a single detached garage and a large enclosed kitchen garden (2 aluminium framed greenhouses and 2 redundant brick potting sheds). A walled courtyard with flowering borders has double timber entry gates and entrance to the integral garage. Excellent communication links with ne Industry via A19 (approx 3 miles) Hartlepool Railway Station (approx 1 mile) has direct link to London, Kings Cross, Newcastle and York.

1. Money laundering regulations: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. These particulars are issued in good faith but do not constitute representations of fact or form part of any offer or contract. The matters referred to in these particulars should be independently verified by prospective buyers or tenants. Neither sequence (UK) limited nor any of its employees or agents has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £155,306 Sales 318 Current average value £159,020 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £1,076 ▲ 0.68%

Property value data/graphs for TS26

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £254,997 £185 3.9 £234,792
Semi-detached £154,338 £146 3.4 £150,622
Terraced £74,427 £74 3.0 £75,833
Flats £110,447 £108 1.9 £83,055

Current asking prices in TS26

Average: £204,295
Avg. current asking prices in TS26
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £76,628
Flats £105,000
- - -
All £105,000

Current asking rents in TS26

Average: £437 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TS26
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £303 pcm
£389 pcm
£510 pcm
£665 pcm
Flats £363 pcm
£423 pcm
- - -
All £345 pcm
£396 pcm
£510 pcm
£665 pcm

Fun facts for TS26

Highest value in TS26
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Park Avenue £580,823
St. Bega's Glade £518,492
Coniscliffe Road £481,363
Knightsbridge Gardens £470,972
Waterside Way £410,182
Highest turnover in TS26
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Serpentine Road 52.9%
Barley Close 46.7%
Rosedale Avenue 41.7%
Buttercup Close 41.4%
Viola Close 40.0%

What Zoopla users think of Hartlepool

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 74% (101 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently stars
Community & safety
  • currently stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently stars
Schools & public services
  • currently stars
Transport & travel

Rate Hartlepool:

Tell us what you think of this area by rating these categories.
Please note your vote will only be counted once.

Community & safety
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Parks & recreation
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Schools & public services
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Transport & travel
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Nearby transport

  • Hartlepool (1.3 miles)
  • Seaton Carew (2.3 miles)
  • Billingham (Cleveland) (5.5 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (14.2 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (30.5 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (59.0 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge North Side (6.8 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge South Side (6.9 miles)
  • Newcastle International Ferry Terminal (23.0 miles)

Nearby schools

View all schools in Hartlepool
  • Eldon Grove Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Eldon Grove Academy (0.6 miles)
  • Rift House Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Hartlepool Sixth Form College (0.6 miles)
  • Hartlepool College of Further Education (1.2 miles)
  • East Durham College (6.9 miles)
  • Catcote School (0.4 miles)
  • Catcote Academy (0.4 miles)
  • High Tunstall College of Science (0.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

Local info for Hartlepool

About the neighbours in TS26

AskMe Q&A for Hartlepool

Ask a question

See all AskMe Q&A in Hartlepool

For more information about this property, please contact
Manners & Harrison, TS26 on 01429 856002 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£2,721 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 67,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £2,154 /mo Find available rates

These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £475,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £34/mo (£414/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £69 Electricity £79 Estimated energy cost £148/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 24900 kWh/year
Electricity: 6800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £339 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £22 Sewerage £24 Estimated water cost £46 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

Contact Manners & Harrison about this property

Enter details
    Morning (8am-noon)
    Afternoon (noon-5pm)
    Evening (5pm-9pm)
  1. Characters remaining: 500

By submitting this form, you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


Property descriptions and related information displayed on this page, with the exclusion of Running Costs data, are marketing materials provided by Manners & Harrison, and do not constitute property particulars. Please contact Manners & Harrison for full details and further information. The Running Costs data displayed on this page are provided by Zoopla to give an indication of potential running costs based on various data sources. Zoopla does not warrant or accept any responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the property descriptions, related information or Running Costs data provided here.

Properties on the market nearby

9 more properties like this

View all The Courts property for sale