Handsome equestrian property with beautiful views set within 6 acres.
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Corbridge 5 miles, Hexham 9 miles, Newcastle 13 miles
An attractive stone built detached period (mid 1800's) property, East Crookhill offers flexible family accommodation whilst retaining many of the period features of a large country farmhouse. The entrance hall provides an excellent sense of arrival and a separate cloakroom. The spacious dual aspect drawing room with a feature inglenook fireplace and exposed beams includes a large bay window overlooking the front courtyard as well as a south facing picture window providing a panaramic view. The sitting and dining rooms are both filled with light from south facing windows and offer flexibility for formal dining or casual relaxation. The country cottage style kitchen is fitted with high quality fitted units, integral ovens and an Aga. A large separate multifunctional utility room has an extensive range of cupboards and storage including a workshop and tack cupboard. The ground floor also includes an accessible south facing double bedroom.
On the first floor there are three further good sized double bedrooms, two with ensuite facilities, and a separate bathroom providing flexibility for a range of family and guest needs.
Local Authority: Northumberland County Council, 0345 600 6400 Services: Mains electricity and water with private drainage, oil central heating, broadband by terrestrial signal Tenure: Freehold
This property has 6 acres of land.
Surrounded by open countryside with majestic views across the paddocks and the ever popular Tyne valley, the property has an attractive stone walled courtyard to the front. At the west side there is a double garage, workshop, car parking and a 20m x 40m arena with post and rail fencing around. At the east side there is a stable yard with 6 stables, a hay barn and feed room. To the rear the gardens are designed to maximise their south facing perspective with a series of terraces interspersed with established beds and borders stepping down to a large open lawn.
Set in the Northumberland countryside close to Hadrians Wall the property is surrounded by stunning views with miles of off road riding and walking. Newton village is 1.5 miles away and hosts a gastro pub and a thriving community hall with a bridge club, pilates and community library. Nearby, Corbridge has a wide variety of local amenities including artisan shops, supermarket, restaurants, inns, doctor and dentist surgeries. Excellent leisure facilities including spa, gym, golf courses and driving range available nearby at Matfen Hall and Close House. The historic market town of Hexham is less than ten miles away providing further facilities, including a hospital. The city facilities of Newcastle are just 13 miles away.
Choices exist for first class schooling at every level in both private and state system. Primary and middle schools at Corbridge and Ovingham. Secondary schools at Hexham, Ponteland and Prudhoe. The Meadows nursery is nearby and Mowden Hall preparatory school is within a mile. A school bus leaves for Newcastle schools from Brocksbushes every morning where the A68 from the south meets the A69.
With ready access to the A69 the property is accessible to Newcastle and the A1 in the east and Carlisle and the M6 to the west, with Newcastle providing East Coast Mainline and Cross Country rail services to Edinburgh and London, and Newcastle airport providing links to UK and European destinations.
From Newcastle, drive west on the A69 towards Hexham. After 9.6 miles turn right onto the B6309 at the Mowden Hall gates, signposted Stamfordham/Matfen. After a third of a mile, at a sharp left hand bend, continue straight across; the property is on the left up a private lane.Read all
- Period Detached House
- 3 Reception Rooms
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Double Garage
- Stable & Outdoor School
- 6 Acres
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