South Parade, Croft On Tees, Darlington


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A re-imagined property which has been completely re-built in 2018 with great attention to flow of accommodation, natural light and high specification standard of build and fittings. A superb, open plan living/dining/kitchen is the heart of this home with stone flooring and two sets of French doors opening to the gardens with a triple aspect log burner set between them and a bespoke kitchen with matching island. The property sits on a large plot, backing onto open fields with plenty of walks from the front door being on the Teesdale Way and close to the banks of the River Tees. The accommodation has four bedrooms, three of which are ground floor, two en-suite bedrooms plus a house bathroom making this home a possibility for a wide variety of buyers.

Situation and amenities

Croft is a thriving village with a well regarded primary school and hotel. A village shop can be found in nearby Hurworth Place and Secondary schools can be found at Hurworth, Richmond, Northallerton & Darlington. Croft is particularly well placed for access to Teesside and the A1(M). The nearby town of Darlington offers a wide range of national and local retailers, restaurants and leisure opportunities.

Springfield sits on the edge of the Teesdale Way with plenty of walks from the door into the open countryside and along the banks of the River Tees.

Oak framed Entrance portico

A fine, hand-crafted oak entrance portico adorns the main entrance to this home. The main door opens directly into the heart of this home which is an open plan living/dining room and kitchen.

Open Plan Living/Dining room and kitchen

This is the heart of this home. An-L-shaped room with a stone floor with under floor heating. The main living/dining room runs the full width of the building with two sets of French doors opening out to a large stone terrace in the rear garden. Between the French doors sits a three glass sided log burner and the living area has a vaulted and beamed ceiling with a port hole style window to the side elevation. From here oak ledged and battoned doors with wrought iron door furniture lead to the utility room, a ground floor en-suite bedroom and an inner hall.


With views over the front gardens, and fitted with a range of wall and floor cupboards in painted, solid wood with sold wood work surfaces, plus a matching island unit with a breakfast bar. There is an integrated gas hob, electric oven and a larder style fridge.

Utility room

Fitted with solid, wooden painted wall and floor cupboards with solid wood work surfaces with an integrated freezer and inset single drainer sink unit. There is also space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine. From here there is a door leading into the garage.

Ground floor en-suite bedroom

A very pleasant room with views over the front gardens via a bow window. There is an en-suite shower room with a hung sliding wooden panelled door leading into it.

The shower room has a white suite comprising step in shower with glass door, suspended wash hand basin and low level WC

Inner hall

With oak flooring. From here there is access to a double bedroom, single bedroom and house bathroom. The staircase also leads from here to a half landing with a cosy seating area with a velux window above, a great space for reading. There is also a useful store cupboard on the half landing.

Double bedroom

A large double bedroom, dual aspect with very pleasant views over the rear garden.

Single bedroom/study

Another pleasant room with views over the rear gardens, Suitable as a single bedroom and currently used as a study.

House bathroom/WC

Fitted in a white suite comprising panel bath, step in shower with glass enclosure, suspended wash hand basin with illuminated vanity mirror and cupboard above and low level WC.

First floor Master bedroom suite

A spacious room with exposed ceiling beams to the T-fall, dormer window with lovely views over the adjoining countryside, a range of fitted cupboards providing both wardrobe and storage facilities to the eaves, all with ledged and battoned doors with wrought iron door furniture. From here a door opens to the en-suite shower room.

En-suite shower room

Fitted with a step in shower with glass enclosure, suspended wash hand basin with illuminated vanity mirror and cupboard above and low level WC, Good views over the gardens.


The property occupies a generous plot with a five bar gate opening to a paviour driveway allowing on-site parking and leading to the garage. The front garden is mainly lawn with mature hedges to each side and inset flower beds.

The rear gardens are a good size with a large terrace running the width of the building with French doors opening from the living/dining room. Steps down to a large lawn with inset rose beds and screened by mature trees and hedging. The garden adjoins open fields beyond.

Garden room/studio

4.94m x 2.79m

A brick built room overlooking the rear gardens with French doors opening out to the terrace. Could be used for a variety of purposes.


With an electric door. There is pedestrian access from the utility room and the garden.


The property is believed to be freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Local authority and tax band

Richmondshire District Council. The property is band E.

Services and other information

The property is served by gas fired underfloor central heating and is double glazed with a wood effect UPVC. The property sits at the head of a private road.


By appointment with GSC Grays 01969 600120.


The particulars were written and photographs taken in October 2019.


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