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3 bedroom barn conversion for sale

The Cart House, Fenwick, Near Matfen, Northumberland

Sold STC £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Single Storey Accommodation
  • High Quality Internal Finish
  • Vaulted Ceilings
  • Generous Garden
  • Detached Garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Accommodation in Brief
Entrance Hall | Kitchen/Dining Room | Sitting Room | Master Bedroom with En-Suite Shower Room | Two Further Bedrooms | Bathroom

Garden | Garage and Parking

The Property
The Cart House is a stunning barn conversion which has been finished to an extremely high specification, in idyllic surroundings with far-reaching rural views. The property benefits from underfloor heating throughout together with original exposed beams, full-height glazed windows, solid oak doors, a high-quality kitchen and fabulous contemporary bathrooms and high quality fixtures and fittings.

The bright entrance hall is central between the living and bedroom accommodation, in addition there is an airing cupboard and useful storage cupboard. The large, well-fitted kitchen/dining room has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, attractive slate flooring and glazed French door onto the terrace. The kitchen is fitted with a range of solid wood sage units from the Morpeth Kitchen Company, including an island with Belfast sink, complimentary granite work surfaces, a black AIMS electric AGA together with integrated fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine and tumble drier. The sitting room, which also has a vaulted ceiling with exposed A frame beams and full-height windows and French door, has beautiful views of the garden and beyond and a beautiful sandstone fireplace with multi-fuel stove.

The master bedroom has a range of fitted wardrobes and cupboards, together with access to the loft storage, and en-suite wet room which is fully tiled with honed travertine wall and floor tiles and fitted with contemporary walk-in shower, wash hand basin and WC. The master bedroom and the adjacent double bedroom, which also has vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and full height fitted wardrobes, both benefit from French doors to a side terrace which has lovely views of the surrounding farmland. The third double bedroom, which has a conservation roof light in the vaulted ceiling, could also be used as a study/home office. The stunning bathroom has marble wall and floor tiles, freestanding ball and claw foot cast iron bath, walk-in shower, contemporary wash hand basin and WC.

The Cart House is approached along a shared entrance to a private gravelled drive with parking for several cars. A detached stone garage, with arched double timber doors, has a vaulted roof which could provide substantial storage and electric and water supply.

A paved path leads to the front door and the garden, which is mainly laid to lawn with border planting. There are two terraces with space for tables and chairs for outdoor entertaining and to appreciate the garden and far-reaching rural views.

Local Information
Fenwick is an attractive hamlet in the Tyne Valley situated between the villages of Matfen and Stamfordham both of which offer a range of local amenities including village shop and tea room, public houses, doctors surgery, cricket clubs and village halls. Matfen Hall with its golf courses, swimming pool and spa and award winning restaurant is located close by. For schooling, there is a First School in Stamfordham which was rated Outstanding by Ofsted in 2011/12, while Middle Schools are available slightly further afield. Mowden Hall preparatory School is close by providing private education from nursery up to 13 years. The market town of Hexham provides a wider range of local retail, educational and professional services. Newcastle is also within easy reach and provides further comprehensive cultural, educational, recreational and shopping facilities. Newcastle city centre provides further comprehensive cultural, educational, recreational and shopping facilities.

For the commuter both the A69 and B6318 Military Road provide good access to Newcastle Airport and City Centre, Carlisle and onward access to the A1 and M6. There is a regular bus to Newcastle while the rail station in Corbridge provides services to Newcastle and Carlisle, which in turn link to other main line services to major UK cities north and south. Newcastle International Airport and the A1 are all within easy reach.

Approximate Mileages
Corbridge 8.3 miles | Ponteland 8.4 miles | Newcastle International Airport 9.6 miles | Hexham 12.6 miles Newcastle City Centre 14.6 miles

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 August 2015


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