Whittingham, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66
- Six Bedrooms
- Three Storeys
- Rural Village Settings
- EPC Exempt
If you are seeking PERIOD CHARM, spacious accommodation including a SELF CONTAINED APARTMENT to accommodate multi-generational living and stunning views of the NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTRYSIDE then The Castle will fit the bill.
This Grade ll listed stone built residence started life as a coaching inn which our clients ran prior to adapting the property to their own private residence which boasts six bedrooms, a large reception room, two bathrooms, kitchen and utility room. The apartment provides a delightful sitting room, large double bedroom, dining kitchen and wet room. In order to appreciate the versatility and charm of this period home potential buyers must see The Castle Inn first hand and we are confident you will not be disappointed.
This imposing three storey residence has an impressive front entrance that opens up into a generous reception hall with a staircase leading to the bedroom accommodation on the first and second floors. The high ceilings the property boasts magnify the proportions of the rooms, a great example of this is seen in the sitting room which also features two tall sash style windows. You have direct access from the sitting room and hall to the kitchen and at the end of the hall you enter the rear entrance and utility room. The first floor of the main residence provides three good size double bedrooms, two of which have stunning views of the adjoining rolling farmland and Cheviot Hills, and a family bathroom. The second floor accommodates three further bedrooms, a sitting room, kitchen and bathroom.
For multi-generational living or holiday letting potential you have the self-contained ground floor apartment, which shares the front entrance but has its own rear entrance. You have a delightful sitting room, a large double bedroom, a fabulous fitted dining kitchen and a shower room that has been fitted to care for those with disabled needs. Taking into account the desirability of the area, the apartment would also make attractive holiday accommodation as Whittingham is well placed for access to the rolling countryside of Northumberland and the county’s stunning coastline.
You will not be disappointed when viewing this historic and appealing home with great views of the Cheviots, lovely riverside walks and road links to the important centres of the North. Situated in the heart of Northumberland, Whittingham sits on the A697 Morpeth Road, 8 miles west of Alnwick and 8 miles east of Rothbury. This charming village benefits from good proximity to neighbouring towns where you can find a range amenities including restaurants, pubs, supermarkets, pharmacies, schools, business parks and GP surgeries.
The Accommodation Comprises
Approached via double doors, with exposed stonework and glazed door leading to the reception hall.
Featuring a return staircase to the upper floors, built in storage cupboard, coving to the ceiling and picture rail.
7.09m x 5.72m
A most impressive room with high ceiling featuring moulded coving, picture rail, two sash style windows offering a rural outlook, attractive fireplace and wall lights.
4.04m x 2.6m
Fitted with floor units with work surfaces over, a sink unit, range style cooker, a dishwasher, fridge and freezer. There is a window overlooking the rear garden.
Cloakroom to Utility Room
3.43m x 3.12m
Low level wc, wash hand basin and storage area off.
First Floor Landing
5.87m x 4.34m
With a continuation of the staircase to the second floor, a cupboard and a small window at half landing level.
5.87m x 4.04m
Two windows to the front aspect with fitted shutters offering outstanding open views, two radiators and coving to the ceiling.
5.4m x 3.96m
Window to the rear with fitted shutter, wash hand basin and a radiator.
3.58m x 2.36m
Featuring a window to the front aspect with fitted shutter taking in far reaching rural views, fitted shelved cupboard and a radiator.
4.04m x 1.68m
Twin wash hand basins with cupboard under, tiled shower compartment housing electric shower and low level wc. Towel radiator.
Second Floor Landing
3.9m x 2.4m
Built in storage and window to the rear aspect.
4.95m x 2.7m
Second Floor Sitting Room
5.1m x 3.43m
Window to the rear aspect with fitted shutters offering far reaching views and attractive fireplace. This room could be used an additional bedroom if required.
2.44m x 2.2m
Stainless steel sink unit with cupboard under, space for a freestanding cooker and a window to the rear aspect with fitted shutters.
4.34m x 3.43m
Bedroom four features a window to the front aspect with fitted shutter enjoying a stunning open view.
4.34m x 2.9m
Sash style window with fitted shutter to the front aspect also taking in a fabulous view.
3.12m x 1.96m
Sash style window with fitted shutter offering a view of surrounding farmland.
2.44m x 1.83m
Fitted with a white suite comprising panel bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc.
Externally there is a forecourt to the front of the property for parking with planters and access to oil store. At the rear of the property there is a large gateway giving access to a garage and parking and garden.
Fine & Country have not seen any legal written confirmation to be able to currently advise on the tenure of the property. Therefore we are unable to advise on the tenure at this stage. Please call us on for clarification before proceeding to purchase the property.
Whittingham, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66
NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
- Alnmouth Station10.0 miles
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