A charming Northumbrian 4 bedroom country home set in 5.5 acres including 4.35 acres woodland

This charming property, orginally part of the Otterburn Hall Estate, is built from local stone and offers versatile accommodation of nearly 4,000 sq. ft., with far reaching countryside views. The property is currently ran as a successful holiday let.

On the ground floor there are three reception rooms with a host of traditional features. The drawing room has a wrought iron spiral staircase to the first floor, which is in addition to the main staircase, and the dual aspect sitting room has feature fireplace and box bay window seat. The farmhouse style kitchen features modern wooden units and oak worktops, a Redfyre range cooker, a central island, stone flooring and French doors onto the garden, maximising the superb views. There is also a downstairs bedroom with ensuite cloakroom, along with a further cloakroom on this floor.

On the first floor there is a magnificent master suite with integrated storage, a dressing area that has a balcony and an en suite with a walk-in shower and a bath. There is a second double bedroom with steps leading to a modern fitted en suite, also with a shower and bath, while the remaining two double bedrooms are light and airy, served by a family bathroom. There is also a laundry cupboard providing excellent extra storage.

This property has 5.5 acres of land.

Outside

Greenchesters Cottage is set in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside on a substantial plot with a covered swimming pool and additional 4.35 acres of woodland. The property is accessed through a five-bar gate down a tarmacked driveway leading to the double garage, with ample parking space. There is a patio area to the front that is ideal for eating al fresco, whilst taking in the wonderful views. To the side there is a lawned area with mature shrubs and trees, hedging and another patio area. The remaining land is a combination of wildflower meadows and woodland where red squirrels and badgers are still regularly seen.

Situation

Just a short drive away, Otterburn offers a range of local amenities including a shop, village hall, hotels, sports centre, a pub and Otterburn First School.

Bellingham is also a short drive away and is a large picturesque village offering a wide range of services including GP surgery, petrol station, banks, a good range of shops as well as public houses and hotels. The market towns of Hexham and Morpeth are within driving distance offering a wider range of amenities.

The River Rede runs through the area and is a haven for wildlife, including otters and herons. There is an abundance of footpaths and opportunities for countryside pursuits in the neighbouring Northumberland National Park and the property is also situated within close distance of the World Heritage Site of Hadrian's Wall.

There are good transport links taking you to Newcastle and all the amenities the city has to offer, as well as further afield.

Directions

Drive north out of Otterburn on the A696 and the drive to Greenchesters Cottage is on the right hand side soon after Otterburn First School. Drive up the hill and Greenchesters is the second house on the right.

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Other features

  • Drawing Room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room
  • Kitchen
  • 2 Cloakrooms
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms (2 en suite)
  • Garden
  • Covered swimming pool
  • 4.5 acre woodland

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Ref: MRP070082

Otterburn Newcastle Upon Tyne Northumberland NE19

Asking Price
£725,000

Ref: MRP070082

Otterburn Newcastle Upon Tyne Northumberland NE19

Asking Price
£725,000