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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Townfoot, Alston

Guide Price* £149,950

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Auction to be held at the Newcastle Marriott Hotel, Gosforth Park, Newcastle NE3 5HN. 12th December 2016 – 5:30pm registration for 6:00pm start. Option 2.
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Each auction property is offered at a guide price and is also subject to a reserve price. The guide price is the level at which the bidding will commence. The reserve price is the seller’s minimum acceptable price at auction and the figure below which the auctioneer cannot sell. The reserve price, which may be up to 10% higher than the guide price, is not disclosed and remains confidential between the seller and the auctioneer. Both the guide price and the reserve price can be subject to change up to and including the day of the auction.

Situated in the historic market town of Alston, this stone built, under a slate roof, grade II listed, four bedroom family home must be viewed to appreciate the location, size and quality on offer.
Benefitting from gas central heating, Orchard House is full of charm and character, retaining many original features.
Lovely views are enjoyed from the rear garden and the accommodation is light and spacious, briefly comprising sitting room leading to the breakfasting kitchen; dining room; snug; cloakroom; four bedrooms to the first floor; family bathroom; cellar and workshop; to the front, there is a walled gravelled and paved garden. The rear garden enjoys a pleasant paved patio area, raised decked seating area, lawn, timber shed and lovely open views.

Lounge: 17'1 x 15'11
Situated to the front elevation, this spacious room enjoys original wooden shutters (not working); deep window sill; wall mounted electric pebble effect fire; recessed storage cupboard; two covered radiators; through to...

Breakfasting Kitchen: 9'7 x 9'0
Fitted with a contemporary range of white gloss cabinets; Belfast style sink unit with mixer taps; beech work surfaces; ceramic tiling; electric hob and oven; dishwasher; window and door to rear elevation enjoying lovely views; radiator.

Dining Room: 20'9 x 12'1
Situated to the front elevation; original shutters (not working); fireplace with tiled hearth and inset housing coal effect gas fire; recessed half glazed and draw recessed storage; radiators.

Snug: 10'2 x 8'7
Lovely open views are enjoyed from the window seat of this room; radiator; recessed storage cupboards; original fireplace with stone fire breast; radiator.

Low level WC; wash hand basin; radiator; window.

Half landing:
Arched window enjoying lovely views from the window seat; radiator.

Covered radiator.

Bedroom: 11'9 x 11'7
Situated to the rear elevation; original fireplace; radiator.

Bedroom: 15'7 x 10'6
Situated to the front elevation; original fireplace; fitted wardrobe; radiator.

Bedroom: 17'1 x 9'9
Situated to the front elevation; fitted wardrobe; radiator.

Bedroom: 11'0 x 6'8
Situated to the front elevation; radiator.

Bathroom: 9'10 x 8'9
Free standing bath with mixer taps; wash hand basin set into a vanity unit; walk-in shower cubicle; low level WC; splash back ceramic tiling; chrome wall mounted radiator/towel rail; window to rear elevation.

Accessed internally; below dining room.

Accessed from rear garden; full width of the property.

To the rear, a pleasant paved area; raised decked patio enjoying lovely open views; lawn; greenhouse and timber shed; the front garden has attractive gravel and paving; there is access to a covered alleyway to the side of the property.


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13 October 2015

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