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6 bedroom bungalow for sale


Sold STC £640,000

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Foxpond is a substantial and versatile detached bungalow providing over 4,000 square feet of living space that occupies a generous plot with outbuildings, landscaped gardens and well stocked fish ponds. The property enjoys a secluded position, well screened with established hedging, shrub and tree boundaries with a long driveway that leads down to the bungalow. Located on the outskirts of Birtley, the property is superbly positioned allowing excellent access to major links including the A194(M) and A1.

On entering the accommodation through the large reception hall an instant impression is gained of the space this property has to offer.

A particular feature of the bungalow is the central atrium that provides a delightful sitting area and that also lets a great deal of natural light in to the hall and lounge.

The impressive breakfasting kitchen is located to the front corner of the property and is fitted with a comprehensive range of modern units and a feature island unit. Doors from the kitchen lead through into the dining room that in turn connects through to a superb lounge with wood burning stove. The lounge has doors into the atrium and also to a flexible reception room that is currently used as a games room.

There is a fabulous master bedroom with French door to an attractive, landscaped garden area and access to a contemporary en suite shower room. From the hall there are doors leading off to a laundry room, a useful study, four further double bedrooms, one with an en suite shower room, and to a luxurious family bathroom.

At the rear of the property is a substantial room with tall double glazed windows and tiled floor that houses a heated swimming pool.

The extensive grounds incorporate a number of areas including lawn garden areas with established planting and patio areas along with three ponds that are well stocked with a variety of fish. There is a long driveway with a parking area and a range of buildings including workshops and stores that show great potential for variety of uses.

Foxpond represents a unique opportunity to acquire a substantial bungalow set within fabulous grounds in a highly convenient location.

The town of Birtley is situated some 7 miles south of the city of Newcastle, 5 miles from Gateshead and just west of the A1M. From Birtley the excellent main road network enables a convenient daily commute to Durham, Gateshead, Team Valley and to the Metro Centre.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 April 2016

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