5 bed detached house for sale

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5 bed detached house for sale

8 Strone Crescent, Alford AB33

5 beds
3 baths
2 receptions

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Property location

Nearby amenities

  • Alford Academy 0.5 miles
  • Alford Primary School 0.5 miles
  • Insch 8.1 miles

These distances are calculated in a straight line. The actual route and distance may vary.

Features and description

  • Freehold
Substantial five bedroom family home in desirable village location.

Beautifully presented and ready to move in.

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We are delighted to offer to the market this exceptional five bedroom detached home in the ever popular village of Alford. Originally built by Kirkwood Homes, it offers exceptionally spacious accommodation over two levels that benefits from oil fired central heating, double glazing, open fire and large detached double garage. The versatile living accommodation is perfect for todays modern family living and the bedrooms are all good doubles. It also boasts open views across to Benachie and has open ground to the rear so is not overlooked by neighbouring properties. Homes in this location do not become available often and this one has to be viewed to fully appreciate all that it has to offer.


Strone Crescent is a small exclusive and very quiet cul-de-sac with attractive and very individual properties. It is within easy walking distance of the village centre, schools and green spaces. No8 occupies a very desirable elevated corner plot with generous outdoor spaces. Alford is a very welcoming and active community with an excellent range of local amenities including nursery, primary and secondary schools, library, medical centre, dental practice, pharmacy, veterinary, post office and a wide range of shops including Coop supermarket. There is a hotel, restaurants, cafes and takeaways, gym and diy centre. Leisure facilities include 18 hole golf course, tennis courts, bowling, swimming pool and dry ski centre. There are also country parks and endless walks along the River Don. There is an easy commute to the business parks at Westhill and Kingswells along with Aberdeen city and International Airport.


Vestibule, reception hall, lounge, dining room, kitchen/dining/family room, utility room, cloakroom, guest bedroom with en-suite, master bedroom with en-suite, three further bedrooms and family bathroom.


Travelling from Aberdeen on the A944, on entering the village take the first turning on the left into Castle Road and first right into Correen Road. Take the second left into Strone Crescent and the property is in the top right hand corner.

Vestibule. (7' 0'' x 5' 7'' (2.13m x 1.69m))

Entered via the attractive leaded partially glazed front door, this bright and spacious area offers storage for outerwear or an item of furniture. The double oak glazed doors lead to the main hallway and the floor is finished in an oak effect laminate.

Reception Hall (20' 5'' x 13' 11'' (6.23m x 4.25m))

A very grand and welcoming entrance where you are introduced to the high quality finish in this delightful home. Solid oak and glazed doors along with timber finishes and a fully carpeted stair with traditional wooden balustrade leading to the gallery landing. There is a feature arched alcove with lighting, storage cupboard and walk in airing cupboard where the hot water cylinder is located. The oak style flooring continues.

Lounge (27' 5'' x 16' 2'' (8.36m x 4.93m))

A very generous formal lounge accessed via double half glazed doors and with dual windows to the front including a feature bay offering ample natural light. The perfect space for large gatherings or entertaining with ample space for large furniture. The focal point is the pale stone mantle with arched metal inset and granite hearth offering an open fire for the colder evenings. The room is decorated in soft tones with feature wallpaper and fully fitted neutral carpet.

Sitting/Dining Room (15' 1'' x 12' 1'' (4.59m x 3.69m))

A large formal dining room again accessed via double half glazed doors from the main hall and also offering access to the kitchen. There is ample space for a large dining table and chairs so would easily accommodate a large gathering. It is currently used as an alternative sitting room and has patio doors leading out to a private courtyard garden. This is perfect for multi generation or assisted living. The room is tastefully decorated with a fully fitted tartan carpet.

Kitchen/Dining/Family Room (27' 7'' x 14' 7'' (8.40m x 4.44m))

The perfect family hub of this home is this substantial open plan area offering space for dining and seating. The large kitchen area is fitted with a wide range of wall and base units in a wood finish with granite style work surfaces and contrasting splash back tiling. Appliances include a large range cooker with ceramic hob and a stainless steel chimney style hood and integrated dishwasher. There is a section with full height units offering excellent storage and housing for an American style fridge/freezer.
The breakfast bar with space for four stools provides excellent informal dining and the large window and patio doors flood the space with natural light while giving the option to open the space into the garden in the warmer months. There is ample space for large table and chairs along with soft seating. The flooring is finished in a dark tile effect Karndean.

Utility Room (9' 11'' x 9' 7'' (3.02m x 2.92m))

Fitted with wooden base units with a granite style work surface, stainless steel sink and drainer. Plumbing and housing for a washing machine and tumble dryer along with plenty of space for pet beds, storage and footwear. The floor is finished in a dark tile effect Karndean and exterior door to the rear garden.

WC (7' 10'' x 4' 8'' (2.39m x 1.43m))

A very spacious cloakroom and an essential in any family home. It has a two piece white suite consisting of a wash hand basin and push button WC, partially tiled in a natural stone colour with contrasting border and the floor is fully tiled in a coordinated shade.

Guest Bedroom (15' 6'' x 10' 9'' (4.72m x 3.27m))

On the lower level is this very spacious double room with a feature square bay window to the front. This makes a super guest room or perfect for assisted living with private facilities. Fitted double wardrobes with solid oak doors, ample space for additional furniture and soft seating. Fully carpeted.

Guest En Suite (9' 9'' x 3' 8'' (2.97m x 1.12m))

A very well fitted en suite with a shower cubicle incorporating a chrome mains shower and glass screen, wash hand basin and a push button WC. The walls are partially tiled in a natural stone colour with a contrasting border and the floor is fully tiled in a coordinating shade.

Upper Landing/Seating Area

A large open gallery landing with pine balustrades with the recessed Dormer bay window providing excellent natural daylight. This would make a great home office area, gaming space or the perfect quiet spot for soft seating to enjoy a book. There are two good sized fitted cupboards and the cream carpet continues from the staircase.

Master Bedroom (17' 6'' x 11' 11'' (5.34m x 3.63m))

A luxurious master with stylish feature wall papering and a large dormer bay window to the front providing stunning views over Alford and towards Bennachie. This space benefits from two sets of double wardrobes which have half mirrored and solid oak doors, providing excellent storage and there is still ample space for additional furniture. Fully carpeted in cream.

Master En Suite (9' 6'' x 7' 6'' (2.89m x 2.29m))

A very spacious en-suite with a large cubicle incorporating a chrome mains shower with full tiling and a glass shower screen. Jack and Jill wash hand basins with twin wall mounted round mirrors, product glass shelves and a push button WC. The walls are partially tiled in a natural stone colour with contrasting border and floor tiles. The large frosted dormer window makes this a very light and airy space

Bedroom 2 (13' 10'' x 10' 2'' (4.22m x 3.11m))

A spacious double room to the front of the property which has a large Dormer window again making this a very bright space and offering views over the village and towards Bennachie. Single fitted wardrobe and ample space for a desk, fully fitted cream carpet.

Bedroom 3 (17' 2'' x 10' 6'' (5.22m x 3.21m))

A super double room with private views to the rear overlooking neighbouring fields. It has a large double fitted wardrobe with solid oak doors, decorated in soft tones with feature wall and fully carpeted.

Bedroom 4 (13' 0'' x 11' 5'' (3.97m x 3.47m))

Another double room at the rear with open views, this room also benefits from a double wardrobe with solid oak doors, tastefully decorated with a fully fitted cream carpet.

Family Bathroom (13' 11'' x 6' 8'' (4.24m x 2.03m))

A luxury bathroom incorporating a recessed bath with central mixer chrome taps, separate large enclosure with a mains shower and glass screen, wall mounted wash hand basin and push button WC. The Velux window makes this a very bright space and there is partial wall tiling in a natural stone colour with contrasting border and floor tile.

Cabin (12' 10'' x 9' 7'' (3.92m x 2.93m))

This is a great addition to the property, ideal for a work from home/office area, craft room, garden escape or entertainment space. Fitted with base units with work surface, power, light and glazed double doors into the rear garden.

Double Garage

A detached double garage with twin electric up and over doors, side access, power and light. There is a large tarmac driveway with space for several vehicles.


To the front is an area of mature lawn and to the rear is a large fully enclosed south facing garden that enjoys a great deal of privacy and is very secure for young children or pets.
There is a patio area that is perfect for garden seating or alfresco dining. To the side is currently a separate enclosed garden area with patio and lawn.

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