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5 bed detached house for sale


Field Houses, Staindrop Road, Bishop Auckland DL14

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Property features

  • Five Bed Detached House
  • Stunning open views
  • Paddock & Stables
  • Viewing Highly Recommended
  • Gardens To Front And Rear
  • Immaculately Presented
  • Spacious Rooms
  • Ideal Family Home
  • Council Tax Band F
  • EPC Rating F

Property description

An excellent opportunity to purchase a spacious five bedroom detached property with potential for a fifth bedroom standing on a beautiful plot with stunning views across open countryside. The property benefits from having an approximate 1 acre paddock, stable block and other outbuildings which could be developed.
In brief the property comprises: Porch, spacious entrance hall, lounge, attractive snug, spacious garden room, large kitchen/diner, shower room, utility room and boiler room. Spacious landing, four double bedrooms, family bathroom. Gardens to the front and rear, an approximate 1 acre paddock, double garage and two brick rendered outhouses and stable block.

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With tiled floor, double glazed window to the front elevation and handy storage cupboard.


Spacious hallway with double glazed window to the front elevation, stairs leading to the first floor and central heating radiator.

Lounge (8.43m x 3.38m (27'8 x 11'1))

With double glazed window to the front two central heating radiators, wooden french glass doors leading into the garden room to the rear, feature fireplace housing cast iron multi fuel burner.

Snug (3.94m x 3.43m (12'11 x 11'3))

Accessed at the end of the hallway. An attractive snug room with feature stone fireplace housing cast iron multi-fuel burner with marble effect hearth and mantle piece, double glass doors leading into the garden room.

Garden Room (4.11m x 6.83m (13'6 x 22'5))

A spacious and most attractive garden room with tiled flooring and exposed wooden ceiling beams, electric wall heaters, several double glazed windows and double glazed french doors leading out into the garden.

Kitchen/Diner (8.31m x 3.94m (27'3 x 12'11))

A spacious kitchen with tiled flooring, oil fired Aga, centre island, a range of wall, floor and drawer units with wooden work surfaces, double glazed window to the front, ceiling spotlights, composite granite sink, drainer and mixer tap, plumbing for dishwasher, Neff integrated electric ceramic hob with overhead extractor, Neff integrated electric oven,

The Dining Area which is open plan with the kitchen has central heating radiator, double glazed window to the rear elevation, ceiling spotlights and tiled flooring.

Rear Porch

With tiled floor, double glazed back door to the rear, walk-in cupboard.

Shower Room

With tiled floor, wc, wash hand basin, towel dryer, corner shower and double glazed obscure window to the rear elevation.

Utility Room

With central heating radiator, door accessing double garage, oil fired Worcester boiler, double glazed window to the side elevation and a room ideal for storage.

First Floor

Spacious landing with double glazed window to the front elevation and two radiators, access to loft.

Bedroom 1 (3.51m x 3.89m (11'6 x 12'9))

A good sized double room with double glazed window to the rear, central heating radiator and two wall lights .

Bedroom 2 (3.61m x 3.35m (11'10 x 11'))

A further double room with double glazed window to the front elevation, central heating radiator and a range of fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom 3 (3.96m x 3.43m (13' x 11'3))

Another good sized double room with double glazed window to front elevation with a range of fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom 4 (3.61m x 3.86m (11'10 x 12'8))

A double room with double glazed window to the rear with a central heating radiator and a range of fitted wardrobes.

Family Bathroom

Fitted with a suite comprising bath, wc, wash hand basin, walk-in shower in cubicle, storage facilities, engineered oak flooring, ceiling spotlights, double glazed window to the rear elevation and heated towel rail from multi fuel stove in the snug.

Loft Access

The loft can be accessed from a hatch on the landing and has lighting.

Bedroom 5 (5.74m x 5.16m (18'10 x 16'11))

Presently used as an office, with double glazed window to the side elevation, two velux roof windows, under eaves storage with storage and lighting.


The property is accessed from the main road via a service road. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with a separate approximate 1 acre paddock separated from the front garden by a hedge, a gravelled driveway, double garage with up and over door. Side gate allowing access to the rear of the property.
The rear garden has a patio area and mature shrubs and fantastic views across open countryside, two brick rendered outhouses, one separate coal house, two stables, tack room which the present vendor uses as a workshop and the stables are used as storage.

Field Houses would make ideal family accommodation and is situated just outside of the village of West Auckland. It is close to excellent schooling and is on major road links and bus routes.

Council Tax

Band F

Externally To The Front


Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £109,331 Sales 508 Current average value £115,242 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£2,778 ▼ -2.35%

Property value data/graphs for DL14

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £187,106 £140 3.6 £184,424
Semi-detached £117,057 £123 3.0 £112,306
Terraced £74,125 £81 2.6 £67,721
Flats £78,228 £127 1.9 £58,481

Current asking prices in DL14

Average: £117,325
Avg. current asking prices in DL14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £240,000
Flats £41,790
All £74,825

Current asking rents in DL14

Average: £394 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DL14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £351 pcm
£374 pcm
£416 pcm
£516 pcm
£849 pcm
Flats £316 pcm
£392 pcm
£416 pcm
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All £321 pcm
£377 pcm
£416 pcm
£516 pcm
£850 pcm

Fun facts for DL14

Highest value in DL14
Highest value streets Zed-Index
The Dell £348,108
Durham Road £286,724
Westerton £272,691
Witton Le Wear £269,449
High Street £260,831
Highest turnover in DL14
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Farnham Close 43.8%
Canney Hill 41.7%
Raby Street 41.7%
Heslop Street 40.0%
Bainbridge Court 40.0%

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  • currently 3.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Bishop Auckland (3.0 miles)
  • Shildon (3.6 miles)
  • Newton Aycliffe (5.5 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (14.3 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (28.7 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (52.5 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge South Side (20.1 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge North Side (20.2 miles)
  • Newcastle International Ferry Terminal (27.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Copeland Road Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Oakley Cross Primary School and Nursery (0.4 miles)
  • St Helen Auckland Community Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • Durham Sixth Form Centre (12.4 miles)
  • Endeavour Academy Durham (17.9 miles)
  • River Tees High Academy (21.7 miles)
  • St John's School & Sixth Form College - A Catholic Academy (2.3 miles)
  • Bishop Barrington School A Sports with Mathematics College (2.4 miles)
  • King James I Academy Bishop Auckland (3.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,150 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 47,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,709 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £19/mo (£232/yr)
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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


Gas £58 Electricity £60 Estimated energy cost £118/mo

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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: 25100 kWh/year
Electricity: 5400 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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County Durham

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £260 /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.


Supply £21 Sewerage £23 Estimated water cost £44 /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.

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