Idyllic rural setting for listed home.A Grade II Listed six-bedroom home with an acre of gardens and an unconverted barn and gin-gan is an ideal property for people who like to make their mark.
The double-fronted property in rural Northumberland dates back to 1720 and has been extended over the years.
It has a wonderful country location, just a few minutes drive from Wylam but 12 miles from both Hexham and Newcastle. Features include beamed ceilings, original fireplaces, ledges, brace brace: see drill.
(character) brace - left brace or right brace. doors and Yorkshire sash windows.
The ground floor includes a recently refitted kitchen with dining area plus separate laundry room A laundry room (also called a utility room) is a room where clothes are washed. In a modern home, a laundry room would be equipped with an automatic washing machine and clothes dryer,and often a large basin, called a laundry tub, for hand-washing delicate articles of clothing such .
There is a large family room which overlooks the rear garden, a south-facing drawing room, dining room with windows to two sides plus study with fitted bookshelves.
Upstairs there are six bedrooms ( with a private sitting room and bathroom to the master, a further en-suite to the second bedroom plus a family bathroom with separate shower cubicle.
The gin-gan would make a wonderful conservatory conservatory
In architecture, a heavily glazed structure, frequently attached to and directly entered from a dwelling, in which plants are protected and displayed. Unlike the greenhouse, an informal structure situated in the working area of a garden, the conservatory became , subject to planning consent.
Mount Huly, in Ovingham, is for sale through Rural Property Services at pounds 750,000, tel: (01434) 608980.