Dalton On Tees, Darlington


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A fine, double fronted, period home in the heart of Dalton on Tees well located for acces to the region. The property offers spacious and versatile family living accommodation with five double bedrooms, two bathrooms and four reception rooms arranged over three floors. There are plenty of period features including mosaic flooring, stained glass door inserts and ceiling coving. A super addition to this home has been the orangery/family room which is the heart of the property, which opens directly through to the kitchen. In addition there are gardens all around, parking, garaging and a part ownership of a field which the property backs onto.


A fine period home in the heart of this well connected North Yorkshire village. West House offers really spacious family living with the accommodation being arranged over three floors. A lovely light and airy house with many dual aspect rooms. There are also many period features, including; mosaic tiled flooring, coving, spindle staircase, stained glass door inserts and fireplaces. The heart of this home is the orangery which opens through to the kitchen, in addition there are another three reception rooms. To the first floor are three double bedrooms and a house bathroom and to the second floor are another two double bedrooms and another bathroom.

Entrance Porch & Hall

A fine front door opens into the porch with a mosaic tiled floor and inner door, with stained and etched glass inserts, which opens through to the hall. The main reception hall is a large space with a return spindle staircase leading to the first floor with a stained glass arched window on the half landing. From here there is access to the living room, sitting room, a ground floor cloakroom/WC, utility room and a rear glazed porch opening to the gardens.

Living Room

A cosy dual aspect room overlooking the front gardens. A focal point is a period cast iron fire surround with open grate.

Sitting Room

With pleasant views over the front garden. A double sided stove is the focal point to this room which heats both this room and the Orangery.

Dining Room

With terracotta tiled flooring which continues through to the kitchen and orangery. The dining room opens directly through to the kitchen with an attractive stained and leaded lit window between the two.


Fitted with wooden base cupboards, a Belfast sink unit a four oven Aga plus an Aga companion cooker. The kitchen opens directly through to the Orangery.

Orangery/Family Room

A super orangery with terracotta tiled flooring, ceiling lantern, double sided stove and French doors opening to the garden.

First Floor Landing

A large landing with the staircase leading to the second floor and an arched stained glass window to the rear elevation. From here there is access to three double bedrooms and a bathroom/WC.

Bedroom One

A dual aspect room with a feature period fireplace.

Bedroom Two

A dual aspect room with feature period fireplace.

Bedroom Three

With a window overlooking the rear garden and a period feature fireplace.


A large family bathroom with a white suite comprising panel bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. There is also a feature period fireplace here.

Second Floor Landing

From here there is access to bedrooms four, five and a second bathroom.

Bedroom Four

A double bedroom with storage space off to the eaves and a dormer window to the front.

Bedroom Five

A double bedroom with storage space off to the eaves and a dormer window to the front elevation.


With a white suite comprising panel bath with shower over, suspended wash hand basin and low level WC


West House sits in the middle of its plot with gardens all around which are mainly laid to lawn with a privet hedge border. There is a gravelled area outside the orangery. To the rear is a gravellled driveway with on-site parking and provides access to a double garage with a greehouse and two outbuildings attached to it. The rear gardens have a pleasant aspect over the shared field to the rear.

From the rear garden is access to a field which we are advised is owned by six parties, those parties are the owners of six of the properties which back onto it.


The property is beleived to be freehold with vacant posession on completion.

Local Authority and Tax Band

Richmondshire District Council. Council Tax Band E.

Services and other information

The property is served by oil fired central heating.


By appointment with GSC Grays 01969 600120.


The particulars were written in December 2019. The photographs were supplied by the vendor.


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