Offers Over £399,0004 Bedrooms 1 Garage 2 Reception Rooms
3 The Lea
Deceptively Spacious Bungalow in Peaceful Location
Sitting Room • Dining Kitchen • Dining Room • Conservatory • Master Bedroom with En Suite • 3 Further Bedrooms • Family Bathroom • Utility • Double Garage • Attractive Rear Gardens
Swarland is located 7 miles south of the historic market town of Alnwick. It is an extremely popular, rural village with the adjacent village of Newton on The Moor offering renowned hospitality at the Cook & Barker Old Coaching Inn. Excellent commuting distance to Newcastle via easy access to the A1. Swarland woods provide scenic walks and there is horse riding at the superb equestrian centre. There are also the Swarland Park tennis courts and secure children’s play facility, as well as the new community centre (featuring the popular Nelsons on the Park café/restaurant) and sports field adjacent. Percy Wood Golf & Country Retreat 18 hole golf course offers a popular pub/restaurant/club house. There is the well regarded Swarland First School and nearby Alnwick has First, Middle and High Schools. There are numerous Stately Homes in the area including the fantastic Alnwick Castle – often referred to as “The Windsor of the North” and home of the Duke of Northumberland. Alnwick offers amenities including supermarkets, doctors, dentists, hospital, restaurants, pubs/bars and Willowburn Sports centre and swimming pool.
3 The Lea is an attractive and spacious detached bungalow brick built under a pitched tiled roof dating back to the late 90’s.
The front door opens into a warm and welcoming hallway with cloakroom. The bright and spacious sitting room has an attractive sandstone fireplace with log burner and glass doors opening directly into the garden. Beyond lies the dining room ideal for more formal entertaining. There is a fabulous kitchen with a range of stylish wall and floor units including a fitted dresser with wine racks. There is also an integrated double oven and grill, dishwasher, electrical hob with extractor fan and a stand alone kitchen island.
A useful utility room offers good storage and a washing machine. Beyond lies the comfortable conservatory leading directly into the garden.
The master bedroom benefits form views over the garden and has fitted wardrobes with a door leading into a half tiled en-suite shower room. There are two further well proportioned double bedrooms both with fitted wardrobes. The fourth bedroom is currently utilised as a study and overlooks the rear of the property. The family bathroom is fully tiled with spa bath and overhead shower, pedestal wash hand basin and WC completes the accommodation.
7.25m x 4.95m (23' 9" x 16' 3")
5.17m x 3.58m (17' x 11' 9")
6.26m x 4.74m (20' 6" x 15' 7")
5.47m x 2.42m (17' 11" x 7' 11")
5.23m x 3.98m (17' 2" x 13' 1")
En suite to Master bedroom
3.50m x 3.00m (11' 6" x 9' 10")
3.47m x 3.07m (11' 5" x 10' 1")
Bedroom 4 / Study
3.07m x 2.63m (10' 1" x 8' 8")
7.24m x 5.47m (23' 9" x 17' 11")
A gravelled circular driveway leads directly to the front of the property with a double garage integral also to the house. To the rear there is an attractive enclosed garden which is mainly laid to lawn and offering privacy. There is a delightful patio area – ideal for entertaining in the warmer months. Garden shed. Log store.
Travelling on Leamington Lane from the East (A1), turn left at the cross roads (the school is opposite) continue down The Avenue and take the second turning on the right into The Lea marked with a George F. White for sale board. The property sits straight a head at the top of the gravelled drive.