Guide price £325,0003 Bedrooms 1 Garage 1 Reception Room
Turnpike Cottage, Callaly Road
Handsome Cottage In Peaceful Village With Fine Views
3 Double Bedrooms (2 with views) • En-suite shower room • Family Bathroom • Sitting Room • Dining Kitchen • Utility Room • Cloakroom • Garage • Gardens
The charming village of Whittingham lies approximately 8 miles from the lively market town of Alnwick which offers a wide range of shopping, recreational and medical facilities. The A697 offers access to the Scottish borders to the north with Morpeth and Newcastle-upon-Tyne lying to the south. Whittingham has a well regarded first school and a popular memorial hall which has recently undergone a major refurbishment. The village is served by public transport to Alnwick, Wooler and Newcastle-upon-Tyne and there is a mobile butcher, fishmonger, milk delivery service and even a fish and chip van on Fridays.
Located on the edge of the village, this detached freehold property, built in 2017, is one of 3 which will form an attractive new cul-de-sac. Built in sandstone by a local, reputable builder the property is finished to a high standard. Accommodation has been arranged to take advantage of the natural light and views across the vale of Whittingham and has a distinctively ‘cottagey’ feel. To the ground floor is a welcoming entrance hall which leads to a good size, dual aspect sitting room with feature inglenook fireplace and wood burning stove. Back from the hall, doors lead to a contemporary styled cloakroom and the exceptionally well presented dining kitchen with snug area. The kitchen features fitted wall and base units (curved units add to the quality feel) along with granite worktops and up-stands. Additionally, there are integrated appliances including dishwasher and fridge as well as an induction hob (with heavy duty extractor) and eye level double ovens. The separate utility room (which has a door to the rear garden) is fitted with units and has plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier and there is space for an American style fridge/freezer. To the first floor there are 3 double bedrooms (the master having a en-suite wet room) family bathroom and a walk-in airing cupboard/drying room.
The property has an array of quality features (including timber double glazed windows, underfloor heating to the ground floor, oak staircase and quality flooring (carpets and Karndean) and there is a good range of storage cupboards.
5.16m x 4.70m (16' 11" x 15' 5")
6.30m x 4.44m (20' 8" x 14' 7")
5.29m x 3.00m (17' 4" x 9' 10")
4.12m x 3.96m (13' 6" x 13')
En suite to Bedroom 1
4.50m x 4.12m (14' 9" x 13' 6")
3.50m x 3.41m (11' 6" x 11' 2")
There is single garage (which houses the oil-fired boiler) with mezzanine floor for additional storage. The garden has been hard landscaped and features an attractive natural stone terrace, low stone walls and a block paved drive. Soft landscaping includes lawns, trees and shrubs which will come into their own as they mature. There is a bespoke garden shed with slate roof.