A well-positioned period property in a good location on the main entrance to the town providing excellent family accommodation, or possible Bed and Breakfast business.
The property faces onto South Road and currently operates as a successful Bed and Breakfast business with up to 5 letting bedrooms each with private facilities. Plus attractive self-contained owners living accommodation. Viewing is highly recommended.
With accommodation extending to 2,200 sq ft (vendor supplied), the ground floor entrance lobby opens to a traditional hallway gives access to the large dining room with decorative coving and marble fireplace plus bay window overlooking the front garden. The present sitting room / office is set to the rear of the house with door leading out to the rear patio area, there is a large modern fitted kitchen with ample dining area and integral appliances. The extended ground floor also includes the living room and en-suite bathroom. This area has a separate rear access with sliding patio doors and could operate as an ideal separate annex for dependent relative or teenager.
On the first floor the original drawing room with bay window and marble fireplace is now the master bedroom with en-suite shower room. The second double bedroom also has marble fireplace and en-suite shower room and a third bedroom overlooking the rear of the property has separate full bathroom.
On the second floor there are another two bedrooms each with en-suite shower rooms.
PVC double glazing and gas fired central heating from a combination boiler is included. The attractive front garden is laid to lawn with established flowering shrubs and plants, there is a sheltered and private rear patio adjacent to the parking area.
The property is conveniently located for access into the town centre where there is a choice of restaurants, wine bars, cafes and other retail opportunities. Alnwick has a choice of Supermarkets, modern leisure facilities and the theatre/cinema. The main A1 road gives easy access North and South, the East Coast railway station at Alnmouth is approximately 3 miles away. This area of Northumberland has coastline designated as one of outstanding natural beauty with many golf courses and tourist attractions including Alnwick Castle and gardens. Warkworth and Bamburgh Castles are also nearby with many sporting and walking opportunities within the Cheviot Hills as well.
Solid entrance door to:
Stairs to first floor, access to all rooms, two radiators and under stairs access to the cellar.
Stone steps leading down to an excellent storage area.
Dining room (front facing) 18’ 7” (5.66m) x 15’ 1” (4.6m) (max into bay)
An elegant and well-proportioned room with decorative ceiling coving, marble fire surround with cast iron insert and tiling plus radiator.
Sitting room/office (rear facing) 13’ 9” (4.19m) x 12 ’4” (3.76m)
A second good reception room with glazed door leading to outside, radiator, picture rail and ceiling coving.
Kitchen/breakfast room (side facing) 19’ 4” (5.89m) x 9’ 2” (2.79m)
A modern fitted kitchen with 1½ bowl stainless steel sink and mixer tap, integral dishwasher, washing machine, fridge and freezer, gas hob and electric double oven, breakfast bar, attractive breakfasting area with cast iron fireplace, two radiators, inset ceiling spotlights, door to outside, gas combi condensing boiler for central heating. Steps leading up from the kitchen to the annex.
Living room (rear and side facing) 18’ 8” (5.69m) x 10’ 8” (3.25m)
Radiator and sliding doors to the patio.
En-suite (side facing)
Bath with shower mixer tap, pedestal wash hand basin and WC, radiator, part tiled walls, extractor fan plus shaver/light point.
Stairs to half landing with radiator and access to bedroom three.
Bedroom three (rear facing) 12’ 1” (3.68m) x 10’ 10” (3.3m)
Cast iron fireplace, fitted wardrobes, radiator and TV point.
Adjacent to bedroom three including bath with shower over and shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin and WC, part tiled walls, shaver/light point, radiator and inset ceiling spotlights.
Stairs lead up to the main landing.
Bedroom two (rear facing) 14’ 1” (4.29m) x 12’ 5” (3.78m)
Marble fireplace, radiator and TV point.
Shower, pedestal wash hand basin and WC, part tiled walls, extractor fan and radiator.
Bedroom one (front facing) 19’ 6” (5.94m) x 14’ 9” (4.5m) (into bay and including en-suite)
Another very elegant room, possibly a first floor drawing room in the original dwelling house. Now forming a large and attractive bedroom with marble fireplace and tiled inset, two radiators, fitted wardrobes and TV point.
Shower, pedestal wash hand basin and WC, radiator, extractor fan, shaver point and inset ceiling spotlights.
Stairs to second floor with linen cupboard.
Bedroom four (rear facing) 18’ 3” (5.56m) x 9’ 1” (2.77m)
Part sloping celling, radiator and TV point.
Shower, pedestal wash hand basin and WC, extractor fan, shaver point and part tiled walls.
Bedroom five (front facing-velux) 12’ 3” (3.73m) x 9’ 3” (2.82m) ( max including shower and WC)
Part sloping celling, radiator, TV point, pedestal wash hand basin and built-in shower, shaver point and separate WC.
Established impressive front garden laid to lawn with mature shrubs. There is a further small rear garden/patio and private parking area for four cars.
The property is freehold. Should you proceed with the purchase of this property, these details must be verified by your Solicitor.
The vendor has measured and supplied the sq footage of the property which extends to 2,200.
Energy Performance Certificate - C
Sold prices provided by Land Registry
3rd Jan 2018
Price reduced by £35,000
7th Sep 2017
18th Nov 2015