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3 bedroom cottage for sale

Allenheads, Hexham, NE47

Sold STC £265,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stone Detached Cottage
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • Two Receptions
  • Gardens To Four Sides
  • Central Heating
  • Stunning Views Over Countryside
  • Rural Location
  • Large Double Detached Garage
  • Workshop & Storage
  • Viewing Essential

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
**STUNNING SCENIC LOCATION** Roberta Cottage is a tastefully decorated detached stone-built cottage set in the hills of the North Pennine AONB, every window is like a landscape painting.

L shaped it is formed from three cottages and features spacious rooms, a newly installed oil-fired c/h boiler, mains water and a recently refurbished private sewerage system. Council Tax Band E it sits on the outskirts of Allenheads with access via a private lane serving a community of 6 houses.

Large windows in each spacious room offer spectacular landscape views of hills, forest, moorland and local wildlife. Its large farmhouse kitchen includes a breakfast dining area, while the roomy lounge is made cosy by a multi-fuel burner. An airy dining room features a stunning Victorian open fireplace and the first-floor landing leads to 3 spacious double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The cottage has been professionally re-decorated in a passive modern style, is well-maintained inside and out with a newly serviced electrical system.

External buildings include a detached 4 car garage, a large fully insulated separate workshop and coal shed. Set on the side of Resting Hill, it’s secluded, mature and easily maintained gardens offer panoramic views of the English Fells at their best. A cosy paved space for summer barbeques, a lawned area for ‘sitting out’ and a large fenced plot suitable for chickens, ducks, vegetables or a children’s play area, presents buyers with a chance to live the ‘good life’.

The stunning North Pennine hills are a paradise for walkers and cyclists, its red squirrels, Black Grouse and wildflowers provide ample reward for avid wildlife watchers. Allenheads has a village cafe, pub and art gallery. Pubs, shopping, and the local primary school are in nearby Allendale, major supermarkets and high school are in Hexham. Weardale Valley and Hadrian's Wall are a short drive, The Lake District and Newcastle 45 minutes away.

Viewing is highly recommended

6'7 x 5'10 Single Glazed windows.

Kitchen / Diner
15'4 x 14'10
Double glazed to side and rear aspect. Tiled flooring, plumbed for washing machine, 1 1/2 ceramic sink.

Dining Room
16'2 x 15'5
Two double glazed windows to front aspect with views. Feature fire for multi fuel. Tiled flooring.

Living Room
17'8 x 14'10
Two double glazed windows to front aspect with views, feature fireplace with multi fuel burning stove, tiled flooring, door to front aspect, feature beams to ceiling.

First Floor Landing
Storage cupboard.

Master Bedroom
15'2 x 14'11
Fitted with wardrobes, drawers and dressing table, two double glazed windows to side and rear aspects.

Bedroom Two
17'1 x 11'5
Double glazed to front aspect with views over countryside.

Bedroom Three
16'2 x 9'3
Double glazed to front aspect with views over countryside.

8'1 x 5'6
Low level wc, pedestal wash basin, panelled bath with shower over and folding screen, fully tiled, two double glazed windows, tiled flooring.

Larger than double sized garage with double doors and windows for natural light,

15' x 12' approx.
Detached insulated workshop/office with lighting, electrical connection and separate storage area.

From Hexham take the B6305 road towards Allendale. Continue through the village of Sparty Lea, just before you reach Allenheads the main road splits, take the right hand fork and follow the road for approximately 1 mile, then take a right hand turn opposite a small bridge and onto a pebbled track for approx another half mile, when you reach the third house take the right-hand fork in the lane until you reach Roberta Cottage. From Weardale pass the Allenheads Inn on your right and drive for 500 yards until you reach a small bridge turn right onto the track when you reach the third stone house take the right fork until you reach Roberta Cottage.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 April 2018


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