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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Astbury Close, High Generals Wood, Rickleton, Tyne & Wear.

Sold STC £650,000

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High Generals Wood is an exclusive and prestigious residential development in Rickleton set within the attractive surroundings of the Lambton estate.
The development is regarded as one of the most sought after residential locations in the North East of England, surrounded in an idyllic setting surrounded by National Trust Woodland and still being located less than 2 miles to junction 63 of the A1M motorway, and only 8 miles south east of Newcastle upon Tyne and 9 miles north east of Durham City. Chester le Street and Washington town centres are within close proximity, and Sunderland is located only 6 miles via the Washington Highway.

Viewing is essential to appreciate layout and position of this impressive 'Epping' style property. Situated on a cul-de-sac of only 6 properties this executive home has undergone extensive improvement plus the addition of a second floor conversion.
The subject property offers impressive entrance hallway, formal living room, open plan kitchen/dining & family room with bi folding doors, utility and downstairs cloaks/w.c.
First floor: spacious galleried upstairs landing, 5 bedrooms, 2 en-suite bathrooms and family bathroom.
Second Floor; self contained Bedroom suite with bedroom/lounge area, built-in wardrobe and full bathroom en-suite.
Externally there is a private rear garden with patio areas, accessed via the bi-folding doors from the dining kitchen.
To the side is the detached double garage and a long paved driveway with its own turning point, and gated side entrance into the rear garden.

The stunning 'Epping' style property boasts an impressive stone pillared portico entrance, with Georgian style windows and external features.double wood Georgian style external doors lead into the first hallway which in turn leads into the main hallway. A entrance door is to the side elevation of the property to give entry from the garage and driveway. The property is situated on a small cul-de-sac of only six properties and has open space lying beyond the rear garden.

Entrance Hallway (18'8" by 11'2" (5m 68cm x 3m 40cm) Max)
The impressive main hallway is entered from a entrance hallway via the double glass panelled doors, the first hallway has tiled flooring and windows to front aspect. The main hallway has a turned spindle staircase leading to first floor landing, featuring high ceilings and double doors leading into the family room, living room, and kitchen/dining area, large storage cupboard and downstairs cloaks/W.C.

Kitchen/Diner ( 23'11" by 11'7" (7m 28cm x 3m 52cm))
The spacious kitchen is one of the main features of this property. The kitchen has been transformed from the original layout to offer a open plan kitchen/ dining/ family area. The kitchen has been upgraded offering an island, window seating with breakfasting table, a range of full height storage units with built-in ovens and fridge /freezer and dishwasher. The island has an induction hob with overhead extractor and additional storage units. one & half sink unit with matching drainer with mono tap, recessed ceiling lights, bi folding doors onto the outside patio and door into the utility room.

'Karndean' flooring flows into the dining, utility and family rooms.

The Dining area is open to the breakfasting kitchen and family room. Bifolding doors to the rear garden, Matching display and storage units to the kitchen. Window to side and feature full height radiators. Coving with feature LED lighting.

Family Room ( 31'10" by 14'10" (9m 70cm x 4m 52cm))
A contemporary family room, accessed by double doors from the hallway, two windows overlooking the front aspect and a third window to the side, open to the dining area with feature lighting, televison point and wall mounted fire.

Living Room ( 19'8" by 12'6" (6m 0cm x 3m 80cm))
The main living room has undergone redecoration (2013) and is light and airy with two windows overlooking front aspect and an additional two to the side elevation, with feature coving to the ceiling, gas inset fire with cream stone effect surround, double doors leading into the hallway.

First Floor Landing ( 19'8" by 11'6" (6m 0cm x 3m 50cm))
This spacious first floor landing with its high ceiling and 'Georgian' style window overlooking front aspect makes this an impressive area; with seven doors leading to the five bedrooms, family bathroom and cupboard which houses the hot water tank, loft hatch into attic space and recessed lighting.

Master Bedroom ( 23'0" by 12'9" (7m 0cm x 3m 88cm))
The impressive master suite is situated to the rear of the property, with its own dressing area and en-suite shower room, 2 windows overlooking the rear aspect, archway leads into dressing area and door leading into en-suite shower, television point.

Master En-Suite ( )
The master en-suite is accessed from the dressing area and provides enclosed tiled shower cubicle, matching pedestal hand basin with low level W.C., part tiled walls, recessed shelving and window to rear.

Bedroom 2/ Guest Suite ( 12'8" by 12'2" (3m 87cm x 3m 72cm))
The second bedroom benefits from its own en-suite shower room, two windows overlooking rear garden and t.v point.

En-Suite Shower.
Enclosed tiled shower cubicle with matching hand basin and low level W.C, part tiled walls and window to side.

Bedroom 3 ( 12'6" by 11'4" (3m 80cm x 3m 45cm))
This bedroom is also situated to the rear of the property, window overlooking garden.

Bedroom 4 ( 13'1" by 8'10" (4m 0cm x 2m 68cm))
This bedroom is situated to the front of the property, two windows overlooking front aspect.

Bedroom 5 ( 12'9" by 8'9" (3m 89cm x 2m 67cm))
The fifth bedroom is situated to the front of the property, with two windows overlooking front aspect.

Family Bathroom ( 10'7" by 6'4" (3m 23cm x 1m 92cm))
This well presented family bathroom offers twin pedestal hand basins with matching wood panelled bath and low level W.C., recessed spotlights, extractor fan and fitted mirror, window to the side elevation.

Second Floor
The property has increased floor space with the conversion of a second floor extension to offer a further bedroom/ with lounge area, built-in wardrobes and full en-suite bathroom.

Bedroom 6- 2nd Floor
The second floor bedroom is ideal as a self contained living area from the main house. This bedroom has space for relaxing. Window to rear aspect plus velux type window, built-in fitted wardrobes and door into the en-suite bathroom

2nd Floor Bath/Shower En Suite
A superb en- suite with spa bath, walk-in shower, wall mounted W.C., wall mounted hand basin with underneath storage, heated towel rail, velux style window, tiled flooring and part tiling to walls.

2nd Floor en-suite Reverse angle

The garden has attractive stone patio areas and can be accessed from bi folding doors. Mainly laid to lawn with specimen shrubs, outside water tap and outside lighting; it is borded with brick posts and fencing and not directly overlooked to rear, there is a gate giving access to the side of the property and in turn to the double garage.

Double garage with twin up and over doors, electric power and lighting.

Rear External


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