3 bed detached house for sale

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Mitford, Morpeth NE61

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Property info

Property features

  • Detached Stone Cottage
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Riverside Location
  • Gardens & Parking
  • Detached Garage
  • Oil Central Heating
  • Good Road Links

Property description

This attractive stone built cottage built in 1981 and situated on the river banks in the delightful village of Mitford, with The Plough public house within walking distance. This property enjoys the country lifestyle but is within easy reach of the historic town of Morpeth, with all its amenities. Font Ford Lodge is in an elevated position overlooking the river and woodland, where you can enjoy beautiful countryside walks and wildlife. The property benefits from oil central heating and the accommodation briefly comprises of: Entrance hallway, living room, kitchen / breakfast room, garden room and bathroom. To the first floor there are three double bedrooms and family bathroom. Externally to the front of the property there is a private gated driveway leading to a large detached garage which has been built to be in keeping with the style of the property. The plot is approximately 0.224 acres with extensive gardens and river views. There is also a good sized patio terraced area from the main house, as well as vegetable gardens, surrounded by mature trees. Viewing highly recommended to appreciated the size of accommodation and unique location - private viewings only through Sam Allan Estates Ltd - Contact

Entrance Hallway - 11' 5'' x 9' 6'' (3.48m x 2.90m)
Impressive hallway with wood spindle staircase leading to galleried balcony first floor landing. Under stair storage cupboard and telephone point. Carpet to flooring and radiator. Doors to lounge, kitchen and bathroom.

Living Room - 14' 2'' x 18' 1'' (4.32m x 5.51m)
With windows on three elevations, this spacious lounge has fabulous views over the river and woodland. Beamed ceiling and feature stone Inglenook fireplace with coal fire inset. Patio doors on the side elevation take you to an outside paved patio terrace overlooking the River Font. T.V. Aerial and telephone points. Radiator.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room - 12' 11'' x 18' 0'' (3.94m x 5.49m)
With windows on the rear and side elevation overlooking the river. This good size kitchen offers ample space for dining and has an oil fired Aga set in the recess. There is a good range of oak wall and floor storage units with complementary work surfaces and splash back tiling. Stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Beamed ceiling and patio doors leading onto the paved terrace. Door to garden room.

Garden Room - 16' 0'' x 12' 0'' (4.88m x 3.66m)
With patio doors on the rear and side elevations leading to the gardens with river views. This versatile room could be used for many things such as a family room or study and has been converted from the garage with recessed lights to the ceiling. Built in cupboard acting as a utility area with plumbing for automatic washing machine and central heating boiler. There are French doors from the garden room into a small lobby area to the front, with the original arched double timber garage doors and two built-in storage cupboards to each side.

Bathroom - 7' 10'' x 11' 4'' (2.39m x 3.45m)
On the side elevation with suite comprising: Corner bath, close coupled w.C., separate shower cubicle and vanity unit housing wash hand basin. Fully tiled walls and vinyl flooring. Radiator.

First Floor Landing
Wooden staircase leading to impressive galleried landing with large Velux window, giving lots of natural light. Exposed beams and built-in airing cupboard. Doors to all bedrooms and family bathroom. Carpet to flooring.

Bedroom One - 14' 8'' x 12' 3'' (4.47m x 3.73m)
Spacious bedroom with two leaded windows on the front and velux window on the side elevation, overlooking river and woodland. There is a good selection of fitted wardrobes providing shelving and hanging with additional storage cupboards in the eaves. Loft hatch for further storage. Carpet to flooring and radiator. Exposed feature beams.

Bedroom Two - 14' 10'' x 12' 4'' (4.52m x 3.76m)
Double bedroom with leaded dormer window on the front elevation and Velux window on the rear overlooking garden, river and woodland beyond. Storage cupboard in the eaves. Loft access for further storage. T.V. Aerial point and radiator. Carpet to flooring and exposed feature beams.

Bedroom Three - 13' 11'' x 13' 0'' (4.24m x 3.96m)
Double bedroom with two leaded windows on the rear elevation overlooking the garden and Velux window on the side elevation overlooking the river. Storage cupboard in the eaves. Carpet to flooring and radiator. Exposed feature beams.

Bathroom - 11' 6'' x 6' 3'' (3.51m x 1.91m)
White traditional style bathroom suite with large velux window on the side elevation, comprising: Double ended panelled bath, close coupled w.C. And separate shower cubicle. Stripped wood flooring and radiator. Spotlights to ceiling.

Externally
To the front of the property is a gated private driveway, providing off street parking, leading to detached garage approx 13ft x 23.6ft which has been built in keeping with the property and is like a small cottage and could be used as a studio. Adjacent is a walled garden, mainly laid to lawn with mature trees. The property is approached via a lane which runs alongside the River Font. There is a paved patio area to the side of the property which leads to the rear private garden set in 0.224 acres of land which meanders around the river.

Disclaimer
Please Note: All information, measurements, plans and photographs are for general guidance only. The appliances, facilities or services have not been tested. Whilst these particulars are believed to be correct, their accuracy is not guaranteed and they do not form part of any contract.

Energy Performance Certificate

Garage - 13' x 23' 6'' (3.96m x 7.16m)


NE61 Zed-Index
£217,053 £326,900 £171,264 £142,775 £154,606

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Value change
£222 (-0.10%) £1,441 (-0.66%) £9,254 (4.45%) £15,866 (7.89%) £18,716 (9.44%) £14,148 (6.97%) £7,065 (3.36%)
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Avg. price paid: £196,405
No. of property sales: 458
Avg. price paid: £193,889
No. of property sales: 1,326
Avg. price paid: £187,203
No. of property sales: 2,080
Avg. price paid: £190,583
No. of property sales: 2,761
Avg. price paid: £139,394
No. of property sales: 10,477

Avg. asking price in NE61: £298,562
No. of properties for sale in NE61: 434
Avg. asking rent in NE61: £830 pcm
No. of properties to rent in NE61: 79

Property value data/graphs for NE61

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £326,900 £207 3.8 £294,049
Semi-detached £171,264 £186 3.1 £158,936
Terraced £142,775 £173 2.8 £140,664
Flats £154,606 £203 1.8 £124,915

Current asking prices in NE61

Avg. current asking prices in NE61
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £92,880
(5)
£125,998
(53)
£189,206
(139)
£399,085
(119)
£541,698
(38)
Flats £79,858
(12)
£137,318
(36)
£74,975
(2)
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All £83,688
(17)
£130,576
(89)
£187,586
(141)
£399,085
(119)
£541,698
(38)

Current asking rents in NE61

Avg. current asking prices in NE61
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £442 pcm
(3)
£485 pcm
(20)
£798 pcm
(26)
£1,369 pcm
(10)
£1,450 pcm
(2)
Flats - £539 pcm
(13)
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All £442 pcm
(3)
£507 pcm
(33)
£798 pcm
(26)
£1,369 pcm
(10)
£1,450 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for NE61

Highest value in NE61
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Gubeon Wood £1,350,339
Tranwell Woods, Morpeth NE61 £939,918
Tranwell £759,410
Middleton, Morpeth NE61 £750,727
Field House Close £679,477
Highest turnover in NE61
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Mathesons Gardens 57.4%
Holly Avenue 53.8%
Charlton Gardens 52.4%
Wych Elm Close 50.0%
Sycamore Close 46.2%

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Nearby transport

  • Morpeth (2.1 miles)
  • Pegswood (3.6 miles)
  • Widdrington (6.8 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (9.2 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (47.3 miles)
  • Edinburgh Airport (83.4 miles)
  • North Shields Ferry Terminal (16.2 miles)
  • Newcastle International Ferry Terminal (16.7 miles)
  • South Shields Ferry Terminal (16.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Morpeth All Saints Church of England Aided First School (1.1 miles)
  • Morpeth Newminster Middle School (1.3 miles)
  • Morpeth Chantry Middle School (1.3 miles)
  • The King Edward VI School (1.6 miles)
  • Hepscott Park PRU (4.1 miles)
  • Kyloe House (4.7 miles)
  • Collingwood School & Media Arts College (2.5 miles)
  • Cleaswell Hill School (5.4 miles)
  • Nunnykirk Centre for Dyslexia (6.8 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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  • John Hare Architects in Architect
    01670 511558
    Low Wood, Pottery Bank, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1SH
    0.49 miles from this property
  • John Hare Architects in Architect
    01670 511558
    Low Wood, Pottery Bank, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1SH
    0.55 miles from this property
  • Econofreeze Morpeth Ltd in Appliance Retailer
    01670 515160
    78 Newgate Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1BQ
    0.62 miles from this property
  • Econofreeze Morpeth in Appliance Retailer
    01670 515160
    78 Newgate Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1BQ
    0.68 miles from this property
  • J Forsythe & Son in Electronic Shop
    01670 512530
    36 Newgate Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1BA
    0.72 miles from this property
  • The Woolroom Ltd in Bed & Bedding Shop
    01670 514315
    17 Sanderson Arcade, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1NS
    0.74 miles from this property
  • Green & Prescott Ltd in Roofing Contractors
    01670 514765
    8 Mitford Road, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1RG
    0.74 miles from this property
  • The Woolroom Ltd in Bed & Bedding Shop
    01670 514315
    17 Sanderson Arcade, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1NS
    0.76 miles from this property
  • A R C Bathrooms & Kitchens in Bathroom Designer
    01670 518456
    26-28 Newgate Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1BA
    0.77 miles from this property
  • J Forsythe & Son in Electronic Shop
    01670 512530
    36 Newgate Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1BA
    0.77 miles from this property
  • B & L in Property Maintenance Services
    01670 518746
    1 Burnside, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1TB
    0.79 miles from this property
  • J & D Shepherd Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01670 517459
    7c Old Queens Head Yard, Oldgate, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1PY
    0.80 miles from this property
  • Hawthorn Windows in Double Glazing Installer
    01670 517272
    67 Bridge Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1PQ
    0.81 miles from this property
  • Design Two in Architect
    01670 505615
    The Old Stables, Greys Yard, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1QD
    0.81 miles from this property
  • Michael Metcalf Carpets Ltd in Carpet Fitter
    01670 823112
    69 Bridge Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1PQ
    0.84 miles from this property
  • Hawthorn Windows in Double Glazing Installer
    01670 517272
    67 Bridge Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1PQ
    0.84 miles from this property
  • Sandersons Plumbing & Heating in Plumbers
    01670 516745
    7a Oldgate, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1PY
    0.84 miles from this property
  • J & D Shepherd in Electronic Shop
    01670 517459
    7c Old Queenhead Yard, Oldgate, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1PY
    0.84 miles from this property
  • Design Two in Architect
    01670 505615
    The Old Stables, Greys Yard, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1QD
    0.87 miles from this property
  • Electracare Domestic Appliances in Appliance Repairs
    01670 518495
    2 Norman Terrace, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1UQ
    0.91 miles from this property
  • Electracare Domestic Appliances in Appliance Repairs
    01670 518495
    2 Norman Terrace, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1UQ
    0.93 miles from this property
  • T Adams Building Services in Builder
    01670 510381
    15 Abbots Way, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2LY
    1.00 miles from this property
  • J J Plastering in Plasterers
    01670 514324
    40 Castle Close, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2LJ
    1.09 miles from this property
  • White & McCarthy in Appliance Repairs
    01670 512993
    6b1 Coopies Lane, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 6JJ
    1.18 miles from this property
  • Morpeth Removals in Removals & Storage Services
    01670 820611
    Coopies Lane, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 6JJ
    1.18 miles from this property
  • 24 Hour Lock Co (Northumberland) in Locksmiths
    01670 518598
    11 Springhill Walk, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2JT
    1.26 miles from this property
  • E Sanders & Sons in Painters & Decorators
    01670 512655
    27 Abbey Meadows, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2BA
    1.27 miles from this property
  • Whitfield Plumbing & Heating Services in Plumbers
    07702 152243
    6 Falcoln Hill, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2YG
    1.30 miles from this property
  • Brady Plumbing & Heating Ltd in Plumbers
    01670 504137
    1 Falcon Hill, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2YG
    1.30 miles from this property
  • Morpeth Window Co Ltd in Double Glazing Installer
    01670 514494
    Unit 3d Coopies Field, Coopies Lane, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 6JT
    1.30 miles from this property

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