4 Hisehope Close, Startforth
Barnard Castle, DL12 9BZ

45% share available from:



3 bedroom

Gross internal area


  • Three bedrooms
  • Ensuite to the main bedroom
  • Driveway and single garage

  • A well presented detached property
  • Lawned rear gardens
  • Located on the popular Castle Croft estate

Hisehope Close is a well presented three bedroom detached family home which is situated within the heart of the Castle Croft estate. Boasting spacious and modern accommodation throughout, there are enclosed gardens to the rear as well as a driveway leading to a detached, single garage to the front.

The main entrance is located to the front of the property and leads into the reception hallway, which benefits from a ground floor WC. Situated to the left hand side is the living room which is light and airy throughout courtesy of the double glazed window to the front elevation. 
To the rear is the impressive kitchen/diner which is fitted with a range of high gloss wall and base mounted storage units topped with contrasting work surfaces, incorporating a stainless steel sink and mixer tap. 

Integral appliances include an eye level oven, gas four ring hob, there is also an integral washing machine and dishwasher which are available by separate negotiation, while there is also space for a freestanding fridge freezer. The room is tiled to splash back level, has spotlights to the ceiling and is well lit via a double glazed window. French doors lead out to the pleasant, enclosed rear gardens, while there is also access to a useful storage cupboard. 

Returning to the reception hallway, stairs rise to the first floor landing which has a double glazed window and loft access. Located to the front is the master bedroom which is a generously proportioned double and features a double glazed window and built in wardrobes. The master bedroom is serviced by ensuite facilities which comprise of low level WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle with mains fed shower. There is also a heated towel rail, and spotlights to the ceiling. The second bedroom is another good sized double, while the third is a good sized single. The family bathroom completes the accommodation and is fitted with a modern white suite comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin and panel enclosed bath with hand held shower attachment. There are spotlights to the ceiling and a heated towel rail.

Externally, to the front of the property is a low maintenance forecourt, ideal for pots and plants, along with a single driveway leading to the detached single garage with up and over door. To the rear is a pleasant wall and fence enclosed garden which is partially laid to lawn with two pleasant and sheltered patio areas, ideal for entertaining. Planted with a variety of flowering borders and mature shrubbery, there is also a useful timber shed and a personnel door into the single garage.

Hisehope Close sits within the Castle Croft development in Startforth which lies on the fringe of the ever popular town of Barnard Castle and comprises an interesting variety of houses. It is situated only a mile from the town centre by a pleasant walk over the Tees, either over the County Bridge or by the Green Bridge, and also serviced by local transport. There is a broader range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities found within the town centre itself.

Barnard Castle is often referred to as the “Gateway to Teesdale” with many renowned beauty spots close at hand. For the commuter, the A66, the A67 and the A1(M) provide links with the major commercial centers of the North East. Darlington Mainline Railway Station and Teesside International Airport offer further communications.

Tenure: Leasehold (125 years from 25/11/2020).

Share Available: 45% (£108,000).

Shared Ownership Rent: £294.43 per month (subject to annual review).

Lease Management Fee: £23.22 per month (subject to annual review).

Buildings Insurance: £10.60 per annum (subject to annual review)

Council Tax: Band C, Durham County Council.