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Whinfell Road, Darras Hall, NE20

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Strike, Nationwide

Key features

  • Unique Property
  • 0.8 Acre Land
  • Rare Opportunity
  • Ensuite
  • Private Driveway

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

A fabulous, bespoke, architect-designed, 4/5 bedroomed detached, modern Grade 'A' eco-house built in 2004 on over 0.82 acres of land, one of the largest plots on Darras Hall.  ***Full 360° Virtual Tour available***

The property provides wonderfully light and airy, spacious, contemporary family accommodation over 3,000 sq ft in a sought-after location within easy walking distance of Ofsted ‘Excellent’ First, Middle and High Schools. It incorporates high quality finishes throughout with natural sandstone walls and slate roof, solid oak, Indian slate and flagstone floors, solid oak staircase and doors and an AGA cooker. Low energy usage with high levels of insulation, argon-filled double-glazed windows and doors, gas-fired underfloor heating, low energy recessed downlighters throughout and solar PV panels generating annual income of over £1,800 p/a (RPI-linked). High speed fibre internet.

‘The Wild Wood’ sits on a large plot of land with woodland and offers great privacy, backing directly onto SSSI-protected recreation land behind.

The spacious accommodation briefly comprises:

Entrance Lobby: Indian slate flooring

Entrance WC: Indian slate flooring, WC and wash hand basin in vanity unit

Hallway: generous hall, solid oak flooring and feature staircase, library wall, cloaks cupboard, High speed fibre internet hub.

Kitchen / Sitting Area – large 25’ long, double height space, gas-fired AGA double oven cooker, Belfast sink, inbuilt Bosch appliances (dishwasher, fridge & freezer), solid flagstone floor, solid oak kitchen units and islands with granite tops, fully glazed gable with French doors overlooking rear garden

Utility Room - Belfast sink, plumbing for washing machine, solid flagstone floor, solid oak kitchen units

Garage - single garage, Worcester Bosch Greenstar high efficiency gas condensing boiler, wall-mounted SMA Solar PV inverters

Dining Room - solid oak flooring, fully glazed French doors overlooking rear garden

Main Lounge – large 26’ by 13’ room, Jotul Norwegian woodburning stove to recessed nook fireplace, fully glazed corner elevation with French doors overlooking rear garden, dual aspect windows

Study / Bedroom 5: currently used as home office with perimeter fitted wood block desking.

Front Sitting Room / Snug: gas-fired pillar box red ‘wood burner’ fire, fully glazed elevation with glazed door overlooking front garden, dual aspect windows

Gallery Landing: solid oak feature staircase and heavy balustrade, 8 x Velux rooflights over, flooding core of the house with natural daylight, column feature radiator

Master Bedroom Suite: fully glazed corner elevation with French doors, glazed Juliet balcony overlooking rear garden, dual aspect windows, vertical column radiators

En Suite Bathroom: Grohe mains pressure shower over bath, wall-mounted wash hand basin and WC, Velux rooflight

Walk-in Wardrobe / Dressing Room: Velux rooflight, range of fitted drawers, shelving & hanging space

Bedroom 2: solid oak over-door bespoke loft bed and stair, Velux roof light

House Bathroom: Grohe mains pressure walk-in shower, separate bath, wall-mounted wash hand basin and WC, Velux rooflight

Bedroom 3: part glazed elevation with door to glazed Juliet balcony overlooking front garden,  column radiator

Bedroom 4: part glazed elevation with door to glazed Juliet balcony overlooking front garden,  column radiator

Storage Room: Velux rooflight, radiator, pressurised hot water cylinder (mains pressure)

Externally: large rear garden with woodland, 3 x garden sheds / stores, wood store, cobblestone driveway and full perimeter paths and patio, driveway parking for 5 x cars, front lawn, metal railings and ornate gates, natural sandstone front boundary wall

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Whinfell Road, Darras Hall, NE20


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Newcastle Airport Tram Stop1.9 miles
  • Callerton Parkway Metro Station2.2 miles
  • Bank Foot Metro Station3.4 miles
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