Great Whittington

Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Single Family

5 beds


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MLS #: MRP160102

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Strutt & Parker
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Samuel Gibson

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  • Property Details

    Seclusion and independence without inconvenience. A charming and secluded family home with an extensive garden, outbuildings and pleasing views.3 Reception rooms5 Bedrooms3 BathroomsDouble garageGardenPaddockAn ideal down size house for those moving out of a substantial county house. The Whiggs is a welcoming and comfortable family home featuring a series of gently proportioned and flexible rooms which can be used according to lifestyle needs. It is a secluded house in a peaceful, private, pretty and convenient situation which affords the occupant the ability to enjoy the surroundings to the full without any disadvantage.Corbridge only 6.5 miles, Hexham only 12 Miles, Newcastle upon Tyne 19.5 miles, Newcastle Airport 16.5 miles.3 reception rooms \ Farmhouse kitchen with adjoining dining/garden room \ Utility \ Boot room & back door \ Cloakroom with a shower \ Drying room \ Porch5 Bedrooms \ 2 Bathrooms (1 en suite)Large lawned garden \ Extensive parking and turning area \ South-facing rear garden with uninterrupted views \ Useful outbuildings including garage, 2 stables, tack room and log store \ Enclosure with greenhouse and kennel Financially viable potential development given existence of detailed consent to extend the house and construct a new outbuilding About 1.5 acresEPC Band DThe WhiggsThe core of the home is focused around the sociable kitchen, linked to the dining room with stunning views and to the drawing room with distinctive multi-fuel stove. Ideal for a family, there is plenty of storage in the boot room and utility room. Currently a studio, a further reception could revert to a teenagers’ den. Alternatively these rooms could serve as an annexe for an au pair or dependent relative.Five double bedrooms open off a landing which has a large airing cupboard and is illuminated by two tall windows that give views out to the north garden. The master bedroom has a dressing area and a modern tiled en suite bathroom. The remaining bedrooms are all of a good size and south-facing. One is fitted with a basin and they are all served by the family bathroom which has a bath, a shower and a loo with an excellent view.Planning permissionConsent (16/00285/FUL) exists for an extension on the northern elevation to construct an imposing oak-framed entrance. The new front door would add symmetry, offer a greater sense of arrival and serve to link both ends of the house with the creation of a hallway and a further entrance into the drawing room. The same planning consent also allows for an exciting and substantial extension on the southern elevation to mirror the dining room, which would provide an additional reception room or garden room on the ground floor and a principal bedroom on the first floor with spectacular views to the south across the Tyne Valley. A separate consent (15/02380/FUL) exists for the construction of a new steel-framed, general purpose outbuilding with timber cladding and various strategically placed apertures into the building, including a sub-divided workshop or studio area with storage space above.Plans are available from Strutt & Parker. Costings have been given to the vendors by reputable builders.Agents noteThe Whiggs is owned and being sold by an employee of Strutt & Parker LLP.PlanningProspective purchasers are advised that they must make their own enquiries of the local planning authority. Local Authorities – Northumberland County Council, County Hall, Morpeth NE61 2EF.Telephone: 0845 600 6400.Services – Mains electricity is connected to the property. Mains water supply via a private pipe. Drainage is to a private system within the boundaries of the propert
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    This single family listing located at Great Whittington, Newcastle Upon Tyne boasts five bedrooms. The property is presently selling for $820,000.

    This property is presented by Samuel Gibson of Strutt & Parker based in England.