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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Caistron, Thropton, Nr Rothbury

Guide Price £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial stone built detached property
  • Approx 1.867 acres of gardens and grounds
  • In the heart of the spectacular Coquet Valley

Full description

A fabulous opportunity to purchase this charming yet substantial stone built detached property, set within mature gardens and grounds of approximately 1.867 acres towards the edge of the Caistron Nature Reserve, on the outskirts of the village of Thropton.

With the hills and countryside of Northumberland's stunning Coquet Valley as its back drop, the property enjoys breathtaking views as well as access on foot to the River Coquet. An ideal property for those looking for a lifestyle change as a family home with further development/refurbishment opportunity.

The accommodation briefly comprises: entrance hall with staircase giving access to the first floor. The entrance hall leads through to an inner hallway, as well as giving access to the kitchen/breakfast room with Aga, boiler room which in turn leads to an external workshop and storage area. The dining room can be accessed from both inner hallway and kitchen and enjoys views over the front garden and countryside beyond. Off the inner hallway is a utility room, ground floor wc and open plan access to an additional entrance hall, with a further staircase leading to the first floor. Attractive lounge with feature stone fireplace and wood burning stove, and additional sitting room. To the first floor there is an extremely generous master bedroom with built-in wardrobes and adjoining door leading to bedroom six/study. There are a further five good sized bedrooms, bathroom with separate wc, shower room/wc and a further family bathroom/wc. Externally the property is surrounded by approximately 1.867 acres of mature gardens, which would include formal lawned gardens to the front elevation, landscaped courtyard garden to side, two vehicle access points with ample parking, tennis court, enclosed garden ideal as an ornamental garden or orchard, as well as a substantial additional garden area with potting shed/greenhouse ideal as a fruit and vegetable garden or conversion to a paddock area for small animals. In additions to the gardens there are stone outbuildings including a party barn with a walled garden to rear, and attached original cattle shed with hayloft, which may also be suitable as a garage.

Caistron lies approximately 3 miles to the west of the village of Thropton, which provides local amenities including two public houses with restaurants, village shop, petrol station and local village first school. A range of further amenities are available within the bustling market town of Rothbury, approximately 2 miles away providing a good range of traditional shops, leisure facilities and further schooling. The larger market town of Alnwick lies approximately 17 miles to the northeast of Caistron, whilst Morpeth with its East Coast Main Line railway station lies approximately 20 miles to the south east of the City of Newcastle upon Tyne further to the south approximately 32 miles away.
The property has mains electricity and water with private drainage.


Tax band G

Grade: E

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Added on Rightmove:
02 August 2016


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