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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

The Old School, Shilbottle, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66

Sold STC £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Ideal 'Lifestyle'property
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Traditional features

Full description

An attractively presented stone built, semi-detached period property which was converted as the name suggests from the original school building towards the edge of the village of Shilbottle. The property offers deceptively spacious accommodation which incorporates a number of traditional features, whilst incorporating all the needs of modern living. The Old School is set within private gardens and grounds of approximately 0.37 acres which include generous mature gardens, extensive double garage, parking for several cars and an additional paddock area, making this an ideal property for those looking for a lifestyle home/small holding.

Deceptively spacious accommodation briefly comprises: entrance hall with stone tiled floor, wc, and boot room/cloaks. The entrance hall gives access to a fabulous kitchen/breakfast room with continuation of the stone tiled floor. This country style kitchen has ample room for dining with integrated appliances and separate utility room. Double access doors lead to the lounge, a charming traditional reception space with stone inglenook fireplace and multi-fuel burner. There is a central hallway which in turn gives access to the remainder of the ground floor accommodation including study with feature stone fireplace, dining room and a versatile fourth reception room/ground floor bedroom. From the first floor a galleried landing gives access to the master bedroom with en-suite shower room/wc, a lovely second guest bedroom with views over the garden and en-suite shower room. A third good sized double bedroom and a fourth single bedroom and a family bathroom/wc.

Shilbottle lies approximately three miles south east of Alnwick, with excellent access to the nearby A1 trunk road. The village offers a range of local amenities, with local shops, post office, village First School, private leisure club, public house and restaurant. The market town of Alnwick offers a wider range of facilities with schooling for all ages. There are further commuting possibilities via the main East Coast railway station at the nearby coastal village of Alnmouth with direct services to Newcastle, London and Edinburgh.

The property has mains gas, electricity, water and drainage services and gas central heating.


Tax Band E

Grade: D

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Added on Rightmove:
19 September 2016


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