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£695,000Guide price

4 bedroom detached house for sale

South Side, Stamfordham, Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Detached house
4 bedroom
2 bathroom

Property features

  • Substantial stone built Grade II listed property
  • Open aspect rural views
  • South facing garden extending to approx. 0.38 acres
  • Situated in the heart of the lovely village of Stamfordham

Property description

Church House has an imposing position in Stamfordham village, overlooking the green to the front, and with open aspect rural views to the rear. The Grade II Listed house, believed to date from the 17th century was once part of the Capheaton Estate, and has retained many traditional and period features.

The handsome and substantial, stone built house has superb accommodation set over three floors, and a magnificent south facing garden plot extending to approx. 0.38 acres, with a beautiful landscaped garden, - lawns, orchard with a variety of fruit trees, well stocked herbaceous borders and an impressive kitchen garden with greenhouse, raised beds and timber store. The superb gardens are a major feature of this much loved family home, and offers a fantastic opportunity for those buyers seeking a traditional country house and large gardens.

Hallway with stairs down to the cellar - Cloakroom/wc - Sitting room with attractive stone fireplace and bespoke shelving with lighting to the alcoves - Sitting room is open to the Dining/family room with French doors opening to the terrace and garden - Living room with stone inglenook fireplace and exposed beams - Traditional kitchen/breakfast room with an electric AGA set into an inglenook style recess with stone lintel, lovely stone flagged floor, exposed beams, and fitted with a range of cabinets with granite worktops - Fabulous Garden room with exposed stone to the walls, and stone floor - with French doors to the garden and living room and a barn style door to the kitchen - Cellar currently used as a study and store - First floor landing - Master bedroom with fitted wardrobes - Ensuite shower room/wc - Guest double bedroom with wash hand basin - Bathroom/wc - Second floor - Two double bedrooms with dormer windows overlooking the garden, exposed beams to the ceiling and eaves storage.

Externally, there is a gravel and gated driveway to the side of the house, with a door giving direct access to the Garden room. To the rear of the house is a generous terrace seating area, ideal for outside entertaining and barbecues, with steps leading down to the lawned gardens and orchard. The gardens have been created and beautifully maintained by the current owners over the years, with great attention to detail in its design - there is a wide variety of feature planting and specimen trees, a pergola with climbing roses, and through the arch a 'secret garden' comprising vegetable garden, soft fruit cages, two garden sheds, potting shed with log store, greenhouse and composting area.

Agents note - The owners are in the process of buying the land to the side of the house, previously rented from the Widdrington Trust.

The village of Stamfordham offers local amenities including village pub, Church, and village Hall and an excellent First School.  The property is located within easy reach of Ponteland (8 miles) Newcastle city centre (10 miles) and Newcastle International Airport and the A1 and A69 for commuting throughout the region.

There are leisure facilities close by at Matfen Hall and Close House, where there are Golf Courses, gyms, swimming pools and an award winning restaurant. Ponteland village offers a wider range of amenities with cafes, bars/restaurants and supermarkets, as well as highly rated schools for all ages, professional services and banking.  The market town of Hexham offers a great range of day to day facilities with a General Hospital, Doctors and Dentists and a Train station with links to Newcastle and Carlisle.

Services: To be confirmed - Tenure: Freehold - Council Tax: Band A 

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    1. Sanderson

      Sanderson Young - Ponteland

      1 Main St Ponteland NE20 9NH

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