Castle CroftBarnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 9BUGuide Price£150,000

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Castle Croft in Barnard Castle, County Durham

Within the quaint, rural setting of Startforth, a collection of 2-bedroom properties presents an opportunity for shared ownership. These homes are constructed to a high standard and come fully equipped with integral amenities including a fridge freezer, washer/dryer, ensuring a seamless move-in experience. Flooring throughout the properties adds to the appeal, complementing the modern living spaces.

Nestled in a village that prides itself on retaining its rural charm, Startforth emerges as an enclave of tranquility amidst a backdrop of rich history and cultural heritage. The surrounding countryside enriches the village's allure, offering a tapestry of scenic views and outdoor activities, particularly appealing for enthusiasts of walking and cycling.

The village boasts a strong educational network with 7 primary schools and 3 high schools within a 5-mile radius, signifying a nurturing environment for families. For daily conveniences and a taste of local life, the area is well supplied with shops offering local produce, alongside quirky tea shops and cafes, celebrated for their homemade foods.

Startforth's connectivity to nearby towns and cities such as Bishop Auckland, Spennymoor, and the wider County Durham area is commendable, with good links also extending to Darlington, Stockton-on-Tees, and Middlesbrough. The proximity to the A66, four miles away, provides easy access to the M6 and A1(M), ensuring that travel and commuting are hassle-free.

For those who value community, history, and the great outdoors, while seeking a modern dwelling, these properties in Startforth offer a compelling blend of countryside charm and contemporary living. The shared ownership scheme available makes this an accessible possibility for those looking to make their home in this unique and vibrant locale.

Nearby Schools

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Nearby Train Stations

Station NameDistance (miles)
Frosterley Rail Station 12.77 miles
Wolsingham Rail Station 12.80 miles
Bishop Auckland Rail Station 12.87 miles
Stanhope Rail Station 14.12 miles
Darlington Rail Station 15.50 miles

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