- Impressive Detached Family Home
- Delightful Mature Gardens
- Six Bedrooms
- Finished to a High Standard
- Popular Village Location
This impressive period home stands proud on a substantial private plot surrounded by delightful gardens and perfectly located in this sought after area in the popular village of Riding Mill.
An impressive driveway leads from electric gates to this exceptional family home with an extremely attractive double door entrance providing access in to the bright and airy entrance vestibule. A cloakroom is located on the right and provides a great amount of space for coats and shoes, as well as a useful ground floor WC.
As you enter the central hallway through a substantial partially glazed door, you are greeted by a wonderfully welcoming space with traditional parquet oak flooring and feature wood burning stove. An impressive stained glass double glazed window further adds to the charm and character which gives a taste of what's to come.
The sitting room is the first primary room you come to; located on the left off the spacious hallway. Grand in size, this room provides the perfect place to spend time enjoying the south facing dual aspect bay window with views over the attractive private front garden. An open fire focal point further enhances the character generated by the deep skirting boards, coving and intricate ceiling rose.
Across the hallway lies the study which provides the perfect place to work from home or for the children to do their homework in peace.
The second reception room on the front elevation is the dining room, with delightful large south facing window, this room is bright and airy benefiting from plenty of natural light. A traditional cast iron and tiled fireplace provides a cosy focal point making this the ideal room for a family Sunday lunch.
The central hallway provides a suitably grand entrance through double doors to the exceptional open plan kitchen/ family room. The kitchen area features a large central island with built in hob complete with hidden electric extractor, feature sink, boiling water tap, wine cooler cabinet and breakfast bar style seating. As with the rest of the property, the kitchen enjoys a high quality finish with no expense spared and also includes integrated double oven and microwave.
From the delightful work tops to the unique and plentiful wall and floor cabinets, everything is a feature. Floor to ceiling bi-folding doors ensure this room not only enjoys an incredible amount of natural light but they also provide access to the south facing gardens; perfect for entertaining or al fresco dining. The dining area is incredibly spacious and also enjoys an exceptional amount of natural light with various windows throughout as well as French doors which open out on to the garden to the west providing a great place to enjoy the evening sun.
To the rear of the dining area there is access to a large utility room with plenty of additional worktop and storage space as well as an additional sink and plenty of windows throughout. Additionally, there is external access via a rear hallway. This also provides access to a number of store rooms and a shed, which has both access from inside and out.
Returning to the central hallway you can't help but be impressed by the delightful split staircase with part landing and feature stained glass window which leads to the first floor.
As you reach the first floor, you are greeted by an open and grand landing reminiscent of the hallway downstairs.
The primary suite lies to the front aspect of the property and benefits from a wonderful large bay window with delightful views over the south facing garden. With four good sized built in double wardrobes, storage is plentiful. The en-suite which is also located on the front of the property is a very generous size with sunken bath beneath window enjoying views over the garden. Underfloor heating further adds to the luxurious feel of this suite which also benefits from shower, built in basin, WC, chrome finish heated towel rail and vanity unit above basin.
There are five further bedrooms located on the first floor, two with lovely bay windows and all good sized doubles.
A family bathroom offers a generous space with three piece white suite including good sized bath. A separate fully tiled shower room with large walk in shower lies adjacent.
This floor also benefits from two additional separate WC's, perfect for family living.
As you approach Kingmead from Sandy Bank, you are greeted by impressive double electric gates with keypad entry. A private driveway leads down the length of the front garden to a generous parking area to the rear of the property, where you will also find a garage with up and over door and inspection pit. There are also various stores and outbuildings which can be accessed from here, or from inside the property, proving versatile and plentiful storage.
Sitting on a flat surrounding plot in excess of half an acre, this period family home enjoys well established mature gardens with finely landscaped areas, various fruit trees and plenty of places to sit. The gardens predominately lie to the south and west, and are laid mainly to lawn. A lovely pergola with path leading to the summer house provides an attractive focal point, while raised beds and borders provide plenty of colour in summer months and allow for personalisation.
This garden provides the ideal space for entertaining and family dining. Direct access from the south facing kitchen via bi-folding doors and French doors from the dining area allow for quick and easy serving from house to garden. The west facing side garden is ideal for getting the last of the evening sun, while the front garden enjoys plenty of sun throughout the day.
Corbridge 3 miles | Hexham 6 miles | Newcastle 16 miles | Newcastle Airport 15 miles
All mains connected.
Council Tax Band | G
Tenure | Freehold
EPC | E
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