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7 bedroom house for sale

Newgate Street, Morpeth

Sold STC £450,000

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A fantastic opportunity has arisen to purchase this well loved town house dating back to the late 1800's within a short stroll of the wide and varied range of shops, amenities, pubs, restaurants, and schooling for all ages to be found within the very popular historic market town of Morpeth. The property retains the character and charm of the period with many original features visible and enjoys an enviable location looking out onto the River Wansbeck and picturesque river valley with cottage gardens that lead down to the waters edge.

This is a beautiful family home that offers the opportunity for the discerning purchaser to create a home tailored to their own taste and requirements. The property also presents an opportunity for someone looking to create a home business offering bed and breakfast facilities in a central and sought after location.

The accommodation briefly comprises Reception Hall, Drawing Room, Sitting Room, Kitchen/Dining Room, to the ground floor with Four Bedrooms and a Family Bathroom on the first floor and a further Three Bedrooms and En-Suite Bathroom at second floor level.

Morpeth is well placed for easy access to the A1 trunk road providing links to Newcastle in the South and north to Scotland. The rial station at Morpeth provides regular main line east coast services and Newcastle Airport is also within easy reach.

This is a very fine home in a fabulous location and viewing of this terrific opportunity should not be missed.

EPC rating to be confirmed.
A traditional large wooden entrance door with glass panel above leads into the reception vestibule with dado rail, ornate coving to ceiling, stripped wood floor and with a stripped wooden door with stained glass panel that leads into the reception hall.
Reception Hall
This is a spacious hallway with stairs leading to the first floor, under stair cupboard, two central heating radiators, telephone and power points, dado rail, ornate coving to ceiling, stripped wood floor and access to accommodation as follows:
Off the reception hall and fitted with a suite comprising wall mounted wash hand basin and close coupled w.c., extractor fan, stripped wooden floor.
Drawing Room 5.38m (17'8) maximum dimensions x 4.78m (15'8)
To the front elevation with two sash windows facing onto Newgate Street, marble fire surround with ornate cast iron working fire inset, two central heating radiators, picture rail, ornate coving and ceiling rose, stripped wood flooring, television and power points.
Sitting Room 5.54m (18'2) Measured into bay window x 3.81m (12'6)
A delightful room to the rear of the property. Double French doors centrally located within the original bay window with feature stained glass panels above allow lovely views over the top tier of the rear garden and to the River Wansbeck beyond. There is a brick fireplace with working fire, two central heating radiators, picture rail, ornate coving to ceiling, power points.
Kitchen 4.22m (13'10) x 3.81m (12'6)
A stripped wood door with stained glass panel leads into a bespoke kitchen located at the rear of the property with a picture window overlooking the rear patio and to the River Wansbeck beyond. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base wall and display units with wooden work surfaces having tiling to splash backs and with a Belfast sink inset. Integrated appliances include a fridge, freezer and dish washer and there is a Rangemaster six burner gas cooker built into an inglenook style recess within the chimney breast, central heating radiator, inset ceiling spot lights, stripped wood floor and wooden door to a rear covered archway where there is plumbing for an automatic washing machine, ample storage space, a return door to Newgate Street and external door to the rear patio/garden.
Stairs from the reception hall lead to the first floor landing that lies over two levels with dado rail, power point, coving to ceiling and access to bedroom 1 at the lower level and with dado rail, coving to ceiling, power point, central heating radiator and access to further accommodation as follows:
Bedroom 1 5.05m (16'7) x 3.56m (11'8) irregular shape
A part glazed door leads into this lovely bedroom lying to the rear of the property with bay sash windows having stunning river views, two central heating radiators, built in wardrobes, coving to ceiling, power points, door to en-suite shower room that is currently non functional.
Bedroom 2 4.47m (14'8) x 2.79m (9'2)
Off the main first floor landing with a stripped wooden door leading into this bedroom again to the rear of the property with a sash window having lovely river views, central heating radiator, stripped wood floor, power points.
Bedroom 3 4.93m (16'2) x 5.23m (17'2) maximum dimensions
To the front of the property and with three sash windows overlooking Newgate Street making this a beautiful light and airy room, two central heating radiators, decorative coving to ceiling, power points.
Bedroom 4 4.5m (14'9) x 2.84m (9'4)
Another good sized room to the front elevation currently used as a study and with a sash window overlooking Newgate Street, central heating radiator, power points.
Family Bathroom
To the rear elevation with a frosted sash window to the rear elevation and fitted with a suite comprising large oval panelled bath with central tap feature, wash hand basin within vanity unit with mirror and light above, corner tiled shower cubicle, wc with concealed cistern, bidet, central heating radiator.
Second Floor Landing
Again a split landing over two levels, heritage roof window, dado rail, cupboard housing two Viessmann central heating boilers, power point and access to accommodation as follows:
Bedroom 5 4.88m (16'0) x 3.18m (10'5) plus eaves
To the rear elevation and with a sash window to the rear having stunning views over the River Wansbeck, decorative painted cast iron fireplace, central heating radiator, power points, stripped wood floor.
Bedroom 6 4.62m (15'2) x 2.69m (8'10) plus eaves
With two velux windows to the front elevation, central heating radiator, built in cupboard, eaves storage cupboards, inset ceiling spot lights, loft access hatch, power points, Jack and Jill door to bathroom, laminate flooring.
Bedroom 7 5.49m (18'0) x 2.69m (8'10) plus eaves
A lovely room to the rear elevation with a window allowing stunning views over the River Wansbeck, decorative painted cast iron fireplace, storage cupboard, eaves storage cupboards, central heating radiator, inset ceiling spot lights, laminate flooring, door to en-suite bathroom.
En-Suite Bathroom
To the front elevation with a Velux window and fitted with a suite comprising bath within tiled surround having a central tap feature, pedestal wash hand basin with vanity mirror and light above, double tiled shower cubicle fitted with waterfall shower and sliding screen door and close coupled wc, chrome ladder style radiator, inset ceiling spot lights, tiling to walls and floor, Jack and Jill door to Bedroom 6.
Back Garden
A beautiful well screened and private cottage garden lies to the rear of the property and is laid out over three tiers. Immediately to the rear of the property and accessible from the kitchen and sitting room is a patio garden, perfect for entertaining and enjoying this tranquil riverside location. Steps lead down to established flower beds planted in a cottage garden style divided by a path that leads down to the lower garden tier laid to lawn and overlooking the river.
Residents parking permits are available for Newgate Street.
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19 July 2018

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