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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Meadow Court House, Fox Covert Lane, Ponteland, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Guide Price £799,995

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Hall
  • Drawing Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Utility Room
  • Single Plus Garage
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • Close to Schools, Shops & Amenities
  • Energy Efficiency Rating: E

Full description

A delightful stone built house, occupying a magnificent garden site, which extends to circa 0.8 acres. Located on the corner of Runnymede Road and Fox Covert Lane.

The accommodation briefly comprises to the ground floor: entrance hall, drawing room, dining room, kitchen, utility room and a single plus garage and workshop.
To the first floor are three large double bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes and family bathroom/WC with separate shower. The house offers potential to be extended if required (subject to the usual planning consents).

Kitchen/Breakfasting Room:  
Measuring approx. 13' 11'' x 12' 4'' (4.24m x 3.76m)
With windows overlooking the front of the house and the rear gardens and fitted with a range of painted base, wall and drawer cabinets with white worktop surfaces incorporating a single drainer sink unit with separate waster and mono bloc tap. Features include a Bosch dishwasher, an AEG four ring gas hob with extractor hood above, an AEG microwave oven, an AEG Competence electric single oven and a concealed refrigerator and freezer. The room has skirting heating, beautiful limestone ceramic tiling, painted wood panelling up to half wall height, glazed wall display cabinets, serving hatch through to dining room, spotlighting to ceiling with built in audio speakers, small breakfasting bar with central heating radiator and telephone point. A folding door connects from the passageway leading into the kitchen to a shelved walk-in pantry and cold store. The kitchen leads on to a separate and second entrance hall, which has a lovely arched door leading onto the front drive and ceramic...

First Floor Galleried Landing:  
With two windows overlooking the garden and approach to the house, built in store cupboard set into the eaves, telephone point and wall lighting.

The garden and grounds that surround Meadow Court House are superbly presented and have matured substantially over many years. The property is approached via Fox Covert Lane, with stone boundary walls giving restricted access into the large open courtyard and pebbled drive. The gardens at the front include a lovely open lawned area with rose borders, attractive external lantern lighting and beautiful evergreen trees and shrubs. The courtyard and parking area lead up to the single garage.

Measuring approx. 17' 11'' x 13' 0'' (5.46m x 3.96m)
A single plus garage with workshop area and storage shelving, as well as accommodating the electric meter, fuse box and circuit breaking controls. There is fluorescent tube lighting, good power supply, cold water supply and telephone point. The garage has an up and over door. The gardens to the northern boundary of the house are delightful, with a wrought iron gate set into a stone wall and leading to a private garden with lawned areas and fabulous herbaceous borders, including a variety of mature trees. The rear of the house has a very impressive stone terrace and patio, with beautiful climbing roses surrounding the external stone walls. There is attractive lighting and cold water supply. The rear gardens are very private, with open lawned areas and a circular water feature and pond. The borders that surround the garden have a number of evergreen trees and mature shrubs. The south western boundary of the house enjoys stunning views over the adjacent meadow and wildlife...

Dining Room:  
Measuring approx. 15' 4'' x 12' 4'' (4.67m x 3.76m)
With glazed double doors onto the terrace, as well as a side facing window, concealed central heating radiator with lattice fronted cover, cornicing, central ceiling rose, serving hatch through to the kitchen and lovely stone fireplace surround with stone hearth.

Utility/Laundry Room (Rear Facing):  
Measuring approx. 10' 10'' x 5' 1'' (3.30m x 1.55m)
With built in single drainer sink unit with mono bloc tap and double base store cupboards beneath. The worktop surfaces extend with spacing and plumbing beneath for a washing machine and tumble dryer. The utility room has an Ideal Mexico gas fired central heating boiler for central heating and domestic hot water to the house. A stable door, part panelled and part glazed leads onto the rear courtyard and garden and sliding doors conceal a useful built-in store cupboard which houses the hot water tank. A door also leads off to the garage. From the reception hall, an attractive white painted ornamental staircase with curved handrail leads to:

Access is at the front of the property, with panelled entrance doors leading to a vestibule with doormat well and an under-stairs cloaks cupboard. A glazed internal door leads through to the:

Reception Hall:  
With feature curved staircase leading to the first floor landing, two central heating radiators with decorative covers, telephone point and two windows overlooking the front entrance and courtyard.

With WC, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled surrounds, heated chrome towel radiator, spotlighting, store cupboards and a panelled and glazed door to the side of the house.

Drawing Room:  
Measuring approx. 20' 7'' x 15' 2'' (6.27m x 4.62m)
With glazed double doors onto the terrace, as well as a fabulous semi circular oriel and both with concealed central heating radiators. Additional features include cornicing, central ceiling rose, wall lighting, TV aerial point, fireplace with marbled inset and hearth and coal burning effect gas fire and to one side of the chimney breast is a recessed display alcove with base store cupboard.

Bedroom One (Rear & Side Facing):  
Measuring approx. 16' 8'' x 12' 2'' (5.08m x 3.71m)
This views over the south and western aspect of the gardens and the adjacent meadow. It has a fitted dressing table with storage cupboards and drawer units, two sets of double wardrobes concealing hanging rail and shelf storage space with internal wood lined backing and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Two (Rear Facing):  
Measuring approx. 15' 4'' x 11' 7'' (4.67m x 3.53m)
With lovely views over the gardens, two sets of built in double wardrobes, central heating radiator, TV aerial point and floral frieze border. The first floor landing continues to:

Night Passageway: 
With two dormer windows overlooking the front of the house, one with a central heating radiator set into a recess, there are built in storage cupboards, one of which provides shelf linen store and has a window overlooking the rear garden.

Family Bathroom/WC:  
With panelled bath with marble trim and surround, close coupled WC, bidet unit, marble topped vanity unit with wash hand basin and storage cupboard beneath and mirror above, a separate shower cubicle with Mira shower unit and folding glazed screen access door, spotlighting to ceiling, marble tiling to floor, cornicing, heated chrome towel rail radiator and access into the roof void for storage.

Bedroom Three (Front & Rear Facing):  
Measuring approx. 17' 4'' x 16' 9'' (5.28m x 5.10m) (maximum measurements)
With two sets of built in double wardrobes, three central heating radiators and lovely views over the front and rear gardens. There is also a pedestal wash hand basin, wall lighting, TV aerial point and telephone point.

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08 July 2016

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