A well-presented stone-built detached residence in a picturesque village location
- Download Brochure
Built by award winning Stone Homes, Stonemasons is an impressive family home with light-filled flexible accommodation arranged over two floors, cleverly combining the amenities of modern living with character features, including oak floors, under-floor heating on the ground floor, exposed beams and Villeroy and Boch bathroom fittings. The ground floor accommodation flows from a welcoming reception hall and includes a striking, triple aspect galleried sitting room with feature angled wall, full-height windows, a stone inglenook fireplace with an inset Clearview multi-fuel burner, and stairs up to a generous mezzanine area suitable for a variety of uses. A stained glass panelled door opens into the dual aspect dining room that benefits from direct access to the side courtyard. The triple aspect kitchen is fitted with an excellent range of solid oak units with a large central island, granite worktops, an AGA, and integrated appliances; access to the garden is available on two sides. An attractive porcelain tiled floor extends through to the adjoining breakfast room that has space for a large table, creating ideal family and entertaining space. The ground floor further comprises a utility room fitted with units to echo the style of the kitchen and benefiting from a personnel door opening to the garage, and a cloakroom.
On the first floor, there is a spacious dual aspect master bedroom with an en suite shower room, and an additional dual aspect bedroom with views over countryside and a modern en suite shower room. There are three further well-proportioned bedrooms, one of which has fitted storage and could be utilised as a dressing room. A travertine tiled family bathroom with feature wooden bath surround, completes the upstairs accommodation.
The property is approached via double 5-bar timber gates opening onto a gravelled driveway providing ample parking for multiple vehicles and access to the double integral garage. To one side is an area of level lawn and a stone flagged terrace, ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining, the whole screened by mature hedging. The enclosed rear garden is principally laid to level lawn and enjoys far-reaching views over neighbouring countryside.
Stonemasons is situated in a picturesque rural location, backing onto the River Font, in the small village of Netherwitton. The village is characterised by its abundance of traditional period properties and cottages, and a 15th century church, village hall and Netherwitton Hall which dates back to the 14th century and was once used by Cromwell during the Civil War. The village enjoys convenient access to the popular market town of Morpeth with its excellent shopping facilities, including Sanderson Arcade, as well as a wide range of independent stores, bars, restaurants and cafés; an array of leisure facilities include two golf clubs.
The property enjoys excellent communication links with the nearby A1 providing access to surrounding villages and towns and to the beautiful Northumbrian coastline as well as excellent rail links to Newcastle, Edinburgh and London Kings Cross from Morpeth train station.
The property is served by a wide range of nearby state schooling including Longhorsley St. Helens C of E Aided First School and two schools rated Outstanding by Ofsted, Morpeth First School and The King Edward VI Academy, while Newcastle upon Tyne offers a wide range of independent schools. A school bus runs through the village to local primary and secondary schools.Read all
You may also like
Land and Buildings At Longhorsley, Morpeth, Northumberland
Linden Acres, Longhorsley, Morpeth, Northumberland