'Rare and splendid' castle up for sale for nearly £3m

The Castle, at Castle Eden, near Peterlee, is up for sale for 2,990,000.
The Castle, at Castle Eden, near Peterlee, is up for sale for 2,990,000.

Do you keep nearly £3m spare in your back pocket in case your dream castle comes up for sale?

In that case the answer to your prayers may be far closer than you first think.