Hillcrest is an elegant brick built five bedroom period residence offering attractive and spacious accommodation arranged over two floors.
Dating back to the 1900s, the property has a wealth of retained character features including large sash windows; decorative high ceilings with fine cornicing; deep skirting boards; panelled doors and original fireplaces.
Hillcrest sits in approximately ¾ acre site approached via a driveway which leads to two garages and access to the well maintained part walled enclosed garden which is laid mainly to lawn, bordered by mature shrub; flower beds and trees; garden pond; two spacious paved terraces ideal for entertaining; fruit trees/bushes; greenhouse; timber garden shed with electrical supply; log store; compost area; external lighting to the front, side and rear areas. There are three brick built outhouses currently used for coal/logs and tool shed.
The welcoming reception hall which has a beautiful spindled staircase and decorative ceiling gives access to the main reception rooms including a large drawing room with bay windows overlooking the garden; morning room with feature marble fireplace; dining room with lovely views of the garden; breakfasting kitchen with generous storage and access to the garage; inner hall with large under stair storage cupboard; shower room/WC.
On the first floor the property offers a spacious landing with large leaded glass window; small WC and hand basin; linen store cupboard; there are five bedrooms two with shared en-suite; family bathroom; access to the loft area.
The property benefits from 16 solar panels and gas central heating to radiators.
Hillcrest is situated at the bottom of Leazes Lane in the prime residential area of Hexham’s West End with excellent schools; shopping and leisure facilities are within walking distance.
Properties of this size and character are very rare to the market, early viewing is essential.
Entrance Porch: 12’6(3.81m) x 6’11(2.11m)
Victorian style terracotta tiled floor; glazed door to…
With spindles staircase leading to the first floor; exceptional original features; access to main reception rooms; two double radiators.
Morning Room: 14’8(4.47m) x 12’0(3.66m)
Two windows to the front elevation; attractive marble fireplace and hearth with a brick inset housing a wood burning stove; radiator.
Kitchen: 20’10(6.35m) x 11’5(3.48m)
Fitted with an excellent range of floor and wall cabinets with contrasting work surface and ceramic tiling to walls; stainless steel one and half bowl sink unit and drainer with mixer tap over; plumbing for dishwasher; plumbing for washing machine; space for fridge and freezer; space for electric cooker; gas central heating boiler; breakfast bar; double radiator; window to rear elevation; door to garage.
Under stair storage cupboard.
Shower Room: 9’7(2.92m) x 6’6(1.98m)
Frosted glass window; roof skylight; shower enclosure pedestal hand basin; low level WC; splash back ceramic tiling; radiator.
Dining Room: 13’9(4.19m) x 18’2(5.53m)
Bay window overlooking the garden; two double radiators.
Drawing Room: 26’11(8.20m) x 17’0(5.18m)
Beautiful room with views of the garden; full length window looking into front porch; original marble fireplace with open grate; double radiator.
Landing with large leaded glass window with views of the garden; radiator; linen store cupboard; access to loft space.
Small Cloakroom: 2’11(0.88m) x 6’3(1.91m)
Low level WC; hand basin; window to side elevation.
Principle Bedroom: 13’10(4.22m) x 16’10(5.13m)
Bay window with lovely views; radiator.
En-Suite: 8’11(2.72m) x 3’0(0.91m)
Comprising of shower enclosure; hand basin set into a vanity unit; ceramic tiling; wall mounted electrical warm Air fan; this en-suite is shared with another bedroom.
Bedroom: 13’9(4.19m) x 15’3(4.65m)
Original cast iron fireplace with tiled inset; en-suite; two windows; radiator.
Bedroom/Home Office: 11’4(3.45m) x 8’4(2.54m)
Original cast iron fireplace; window to front elevation; radiator.
Bedroom: 14’9(4.50m) x 11’3(3.43m)
Window to the front elevation; radiator.
Bedroom: 10’6(3.20m) x 12’6(3.81m)
Situated to the side elevation; hand basin set into a vanity unit with mixer tap over; shelved hot airing cupboard.
Bathroom: 5’8(1.73m) x 11’9(3.58m) (L-shaped)
Comprising of panelled bath with shower over; vanity unit with WC and hand basin; ceramic tiling to walls; heated towel rail; frosted glass window.
Freehold – not confirmed. It is believed this property is freehold, but we are unable to confirm this as we have no access to the documentation. Should you proceed with the purchase of this property these details must be verified by your Solicitor.