Market Place, St Johns Chapel

St Johns Chapel, DL13 1QF

A unique opportunity to purchase the former Martins Bank located in the Upper Weardale village of St Johns Chapel. This 2 bedroom stonebuilt property has been tastefully decorated retaining much of its character and charm. This property would suite a first-time buyer or holiday home. The village offers a variety of facilities such as a Lakes & Dales Co-Operative convenience store, cafe, post office and two public houses. Weardale also offers many public footpaths and cycle ways as well as award winning historic museums. Larger towns and cities such as Durham, Bishop Auckland and Newcastle are located less than approx. 40 miles from the property as is Penrith and the gateway to the Lake District. Carlisle in Cumbria is also approximately 43 miles via the A689 a beautiful drive through the heart of the North Pennines.


Inner timber half glazed double doors.

5.90m x 4.79m (19’4″ x 15’8″)
Spacious reception room with marble effect fireplace and hearth, electric coal effect fire, brass pendant light fitting and wall lights. Three timber sliding sash double glazed windows to the front elevation. Two double central heating radiators and coving to ceiling. Door to large understairs storage cupboard.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
4.36m x 3.08m (14’3″ x 10’10”)
Cream shaker style wall and base units with marble effect work surface over, tiled splashbacks, 1½ bowl ceramic sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Built-in appliances comprising fridge freezer, electric oven and hob with extractor hood. Plumbing for washing machine, central heating radiator, solid oak flooring and ample space for breakfast table.

Rear Lobby
Central heating radiator stairs to first floor and UPVC rear door.


Spacious landing space with room for additional free standing storage, rear window, central heating radiator. Hatch to large attic space which, subject to the necessary planning consent may be suitable for conversion.

Bedroom 1
4.924m x 3.26m (16’1″ x 10’8″)
Double room with central heating radiator and sash double glazed window to the front elevation overlooking the town hall and countryside beyond.

Bedroom 2
4.92m x 2.56m (16’2″ x 8’8″)
Second good size room with central heating radiator, coving and sash double glazed window to the front elevation overlooking the town hall and countryside beyond.

2.54m x 2.75m (8’4″ x 9′)
Large bathroom fitted with a white suite comprising w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with mixer tap shower over. Fully tiled walls and flooring, central heating radiator and heated towel rail, shaving point, extractor fan and two opaque windows to the rear elevation.


Rear Court Yard
Gravelled court yard creating a pleasant outside space, with access to rear lane.
Attached stonebuilt outbuilding under monopitch concrete slate roof. The outbuilding houses a Thermosaver floor standing oil fired combination boiler and central heating fuel tank.

By appointment through the sales agent Addisons, Crook office 01388 766676.

  • Market Place, St Johns Chapel

  • St Johns Chapel DL13
  • OIRO £ 125,000


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