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5 bedroom house for sale

Washington, Tyne and Wear

Offers Over £475,000

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Tenure: Freehold


Oozing with character and charm from the outside in! Blue House North is a beautifully presented period property, hidden away from the sight of the main road on a private corner plot.
The family home boasts spacious living accommodation set over three floors and is believed to be the former Pit Managers home. The fabulous gardens are home to an ornamental fresh water pond and 24ft timber greenhouse all set within the original brick garden walls.

The exterior of the property has a detached double garage and long driveway, secluded walled entrance courtyard, gardens to front, rear and sides including vegetable plots, large lawned areas with mature trees and other plants, fresh water pond, paved dining patio areas and walled boundaries. You must book a viewing to fully appreciate this grnad property.

The home briefly comprises: reception hall, sitting area, garden room, dining room, lounge, snooker room, orangery, breakfast kitchen, ground floor WC, galleried landing, master suite with en-suite bathroom, dressing area and balcony, four further double bedrooms, family bathroom, separate shower room, laundry room, staircase to attic study with two further attic rooms which have the potential to be converted into two extra bedrooms.

5 Bedrooms
Entrance Porch
Dining Room
Lounge Area
Snooker Room
Breakfasting Kitchen
Morning Room
Garden Room
Master Suite Reception
Master Dressing Room
Master Bathroom
Master Balcony
Family Bathroom
Shower Room
Laundry Room
Attic Room One
Attic Room Two
Entrance Courtyard
Side Garden
Rear Garden

Entrance Porch 5'6" x 3'4" (1.68m x 1.02m). Glazed entrance door, wood flooring, dado rail and glazed door to reception hall.

Reception Hall 17'10" x 11'4" (5.44m x 3.45m). Wood flooring, exposed stone wall to one side, spindle banister staircase to first floor, coving to ceiling, open to lounge area and doors to side hall, garden room, morning room and breakfast kitchen.

Side Hall 6'6" x 3'8" (1.98m x 1.12m). Wood flooring, dado rail, picture rail and coving to ceiling, wall light, radiator, French doors to dining room and door to cloakroom.

Dining Room 15'11" x 10'5" (4.85m x 3.18m). Square bay window to rear, wood flooring, dado rail, picture rail and coving to ceiling, ceiling rose, wall lights and radiator.

Cloakroom 5'10" x 4' (1.78m x 1.22m). White suite with low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled walls, radiator and window to side.

Lounge Area 19'7" x 9'11" (5.97m x 3.02m). Wood flooring, coving to ceiling, ceiling rose, two radiators, door to snooker room and French doors to orangery.

Snooker Room 25'2" x 18'7" (7.67m x 5.66m). Three floor to ceiling leaded windows on three walls, dado rail, spotlights to ceiling, black marble fireplace with living flame gas fire, two radiators with wooden covers and French doors opening onto the courtyard.

Orangery 15'1" x 12'11" (4.6m x 3.94m). Double glazed windows to sides and rear, tiled floor, two ceiling lights and angled French doors stepping down to side garden.

Breakfast Kitchen 13'2" x 13'10" (4.01m x 4.22m). Fitted wall and base cabinets including pantry units, glass display units, fitted wine rack and breakfasting island, worktops including breakfast bar on island unit, one and a half bowl sink unit, fitted double electric oven, gas hob and canopy extractor, integrated microwave, dishwasher, fridge and fridge/freezer, tiled floor, radiator with coordinate radiator cover, leaded window to front overlooking courtyard with spotlit flyover fitted above.

Lounge 18'9" x 14'5" (5.72m x 4.4m). Bay window to rear, stone fireplace with marble inset and hearth and living flame gas fire, dado rail, picture rail and coving to ceiling, ceiling rose and two radiators.

Garden Room 14'9" x 11'11" (4.5m x 3.63m). Double glazed windows to sides and rear, French doors to side accessing rear gardens, exposed stone walls, tiled floor, radiator and built-in storage cupboard.

Galleried Landing 18'2" x 11'4" (5.54m x 3.45m). Window to rear, exposed stone wall, coving to ceiling, ceiling rose, radiator, access to loft space and doors leading off to bedrooms two, three, four, five, front hall and family bathroom.

Front Hall 9'10" x 3'3" (3m x 1m). Door to shower room, radiator and open to master suite reception area.

Master Suite Reception 15'8" x 3'5" (4.78m x 1.04m). Two floor to ceiling leaded windows to each side and door to bedroom quarters.

Master Bedroom 14'5" x 12'6" (4.4m x 3.8m). Fitted wardrobes with lights above, built in storage cupboard, two wall lights, air conditioning unit and open to dressing room.

Master Dressing Room 8'5" x 5'5" (2.57m x 1.65m). Fitted base units, work surfaces and two inset wash hand basins with tiled splash back area, two wall lights, radiator, double doors to master shower room and French doors to balcony.

Master En-Suite 6'6" x 6'3" (1.98m x 1.9m). Three piece suite comprising double shower enclosure, low level WC, bidet, fully tiled walls and floor and window to front.

Master Balcony 13'11" x 4' (4.24m x 1.22m). Overlooking courtyard with stone flooring and wrought iron railings boundaries.

Bedroom Two 15' x 14'6" (4.57m x 4.42m). Steps down from galleried landing to bedroom with fitted wardrobes, wooden flooring, wooden shuttered window to rear with fitted window seat, two radiators and coving to ceiling.

Bedroom Three 14'6" x 14' (4.42m x 4.27m). Steps down from galleried landing to bedroom with fitted wardrobes, wooden flooring, wooden shuttered window to front, two radiators and coving to ceiling.

Bedroom Four 10'10" x 9'5" (3.3m x 2.87m). Used as a twin room at present, with window to side and radiator.

Family Bathroom 8'7" x 7'7" (2.62m x 2.31m). Three piece suite comprising panelled bath with shower over and glass shower screen, low level WC, wash hand basin fitted in vanity storage unit with drawer, cupboard and glass cupboard storage, airing cupboard housing water tank and window to front.

Shower Room 6'10" x 4'11" (2.08m x 1.5m). Fully tiled walls and floor with spotlights in ceiling and access to floor to ceiling double shower enclosure with plastic panelling to walls, interior spot lights and glass doors. The room also has door access to the laundry room.

Laundry Room 6'11" x 5'4" (2.1m x 1.63m). Tiled floor, space for washing machine and tumble dryer, hanging rail and shelf storage and window to side.

Bedroom Five 10'8" x 10'2" (3.25m x 3.1m). Window to rear, radiator, staircase to second floor and understairs storage cupboard.

Second Floor Landing    Double doors to office.

Office 12'1" x 10'2" (3.68m x 3.1m). Wood laminate flooring, Velux window and door to attic room one (some restricted height).

Attic Room One 18'6" x 10'6" (5.64m x 3.2m). Boarded out with plaster boarded walls and small archway to attic room two (some restricted height).

Attic Room Two 17'8" x 15'7" (5.38m x 4.75m). Velux window and two ceiling lights.

Garage    Detached double garage with remote control electric door, light and power supply.

Entrance Courtyard 33'8" x 18'10" (10.26m x 5.74m). Secluded front courtyard accessed through an archway from the driveway with walled boundaries, stone floor, door to stone storage house, two wall lights, outside tap and side gate accessing vegetable plot.

Side Garden    Large, secluded, mature gardens mainly lawned with walled boundaries, vegetable plots, large greenhouse, fruit trees, fresh water pond, gravelled and planted borders and grass pathway to rear garden.

Rear Garden    Mainly paved with patio dining area, planted areas and borders and wrought iron railing boundaries.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 July 2016

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