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Near Beadnell, Swinhoe Cottage Guide Price £650,000 REF: 7663208
Near Beadnell, Swinhoe Cottage
A unique opportunity to purchase this beautiful individual detached stone built cottage which provides versatile and spacious accommodation located 2.5 miles from the desirable coastal village of Beadnell. The extension and conversion of the cottage has been a labour of love by the current owners and now offers four to five bedroom accommodation, including a granny/holiday let apartment, creating a wonderful comfortable home in a peaceful setting. The property with its extensive grounds of approximately 2.5 acres includes a paddock with stone stable and would also suit use as a bed and breakfast, holiday let, small holding, kennels or equestrian.
Entrance to lobby, leading to a spacious living room with high beamed ceiling, dual aspect traditional low level cottage windows, attractive feature fireplace and French doors opening to the garden room. The garden room has triple aspect views of the attractive patios areas and the garden. Leading form the living room is the main hall with under stairs cupboard, cloaks cupboard and door giving access to outdoor patio area and garden. Situated off the main hall are two bedrooms, the master with en-suite and a family bathroom.
From the main hall there is a large kitchen/diner with a range of quality fitted units and appliances. Off the kitchen is the rear entrance hall leading to a dining room (or fifth bedroom) and access to the garage.
The stairs in the main hall lead to the first floor where there is a spacious gallery landing currently being used as a study. This area has amazing views of the countryside including the Cheviot Hills and towards the coast. Situated off the gallery is a spacious bedroom with attractive beams and built in wardrobe and a large separate bathroom.
Secondary stairs lead from the rear hall to a separate apartment with landing, large spacious lounge/kitchen and separate bedroom with en-suite.
There is a large garage with separate WC and under stairs storage area.
The property offers very versatile living and could have separate holiday accommodation for an extra income. There are solid wood floors throughout, cottage style doors and attractive exposed stone walls in various places. The property benefits from composite external doors, uPVC double glazing, oil central heating and bottled gas for cooking.
Externally a gated entrance opens in to a sweeping driveway through well maintained mixed fruit orchard to the front of the cottage to the front of the cottage. The main lawn incorporates a putting green and a summer house. At the rear of the cottage there is a large courtyard patio overlooking a water feature and landscaped areas. The walled kitchen garden contains a large green house and poly tunnel. A fruit cage houses assortment of fruit bushed. The paddock is approximately 1.25 acres and contains a stone built stable with water and electricity.
The cottage is approximately 2.5 miles from the sought after coastal village of Beadnell on the beautiful coast. Beadnell has an award winning bay for water sports and is in within the North Northumberland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Heritage Coast. The village itself has hotels, restaurants, shop and is 2 miles from Seahouses which offers a wider range of facilities including specialist shops, school, small supermarket, restaurants, cafes, golf course, and is the gateway to the Farne Islands.
Bamburgh with its majestic castle is approximately 6 miles, the market town of Alnwick with its famous castle and gardens is approximately 10 miles and Alnmouth railway station is approximately 15 miles giving easy access to Newcastle, London, Berwick and Edinburgh respectively. The A1 is approximately 3 miles away. Newcastle Airport is also approximately 44 miles away.
This exceptional property needs to be viewed to fully appreciate the generously proportioned rooms and versatility is has to offer.
Energy Performance Certificate – D