Accommodation in Brief
Hall | Kitchen/Dining Room | Sitting Room | Utility Room | Cloakroom/WC | Master Bedroom with En-Suite | Guest Bedroom with En-Suite | Two Further Bedrooms | Bathroom
Woodland Barn is an extremely well-presented barn conversion that sits in a peaceful, rural setting in the Tyne Valley yet within easy reach of local amenities. The property has been developed by the current owners to create a spacious home blending bright and contemporary accommodation with high-quality fixtures and fittings in a traditional stone barn. The property has the added benefit of an eco-friendly biomass boiler and solar panels with substantial Renewable Heat Incentive payments.
The glazed front door with glazed side panels leads into a bright hall off which there is a downstairs cloakroom/WC and a utility room which is fitted with a range of units with single under mounted sink, plumbed for a washing machine with space for a tumble drier, and houses the biomass boiler. The stunning dual aspect kitchen/dining room is fitted with a range of cream units, including a large central island with Belfast sink and breakfast bar, all with granite work surfaces and including an integrated dishwasher, drinks cooler and spaces for a range-style cooker and American-style fridge/freezer. There is ample space in the kitchen for a large dining table and chairs together with sofa/chairs and with glazed French doors to both aspects this room is designed to bring the outside in. Glazed double doors lead from the kitchen into the sitting room which has an enamel wood-burning stove and a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the front garden with far-reaching views over open countryside beyond, together with glazed French doors onto the terrace.
Stairs lead up to a bright first floor landing which gives access to the bedroom and bathroom accommodation. The master bedroom enjoys fabulous open rural views to two aspects and benefits from a contemporary en-suite with walk-in shower, wash hand basin set on a vanity unit, WC and tiled floor and walls. The guest bedroom, which has a window overlooking the front garden and beyond, has an en-suite shower room and dressing room. There are two further double bedrooms, one of which has a cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and has plumbing in place for an en-suite should that be required. These bedrooms are served by a sumptuous modern bathroom with freestanding double-ended bath, separate walk-in shower, wash hand basin set on an oak vanity unit and WC.
Woodland Barn is approached from the road to a shared drive with parking.A stone arch gives access to the private gardens and a path leads up to the front door and continues round to the rear terrace and garden. There is a paved terrace at the front of the house together with a further terrace to the rear, both of which are positioned to enjoy the sunshine and peaceful surroundings at various times of the day. The gardens are largely laid to lawn with attractive border planting in the rear garden and a maturing hedge boundary.
There is the option to buy the detached garage/office building by separate negotiation. This comprises a double and single garage, all with remote double timber doors, and an adjoining games room/office. The single garage is currently used as a gym and there is storage above the entire block with three pull down ladders giving access to this area. The garages and office space have planning permission (Reference Number: 17/02781/FUL) to be converted to a holiday let with a yield of approximately 30% once let out.
Woodland of approximately 1.3 acres is also available by separate negotiation, and also an additional paddock of approximately 1.2 acres.
Bingfield is a small hamlet situated in the scenic Tyne Valley a short distance north of the popular village of Corbridge that sits on the River Tyne. The village offers a wide variety of local amenities including a wide range of shops, a renowned delicatessen, restaurants, inns, doctors’ and dentist surgeries, community services and a garage, while nearby Matfen Hall with its golf courses, swimming pool and spa and award-winning restaurant is located close by. The historic market town of Hexham provides further professional, retail and recreational services including a hospital. Newcastle is also within easy reach and provides comprehensive cultural, educational and shopping facilities.
For schooling there are First and Middle Schools in Corbridge, while senior schooling is offered in Hexham. In addition, nearby Mowden Hall Preparatory School offers private education from nursery up to 13 years, while Newcastle has several private day schools.
For the commuter both the A69 and B6318 Military Road provide good access to Newcastle Airport and City Centre, Carlisle and onward access to the A1 and M6. The A68 provides easy links north and south while the rail station in Corbridge provides services to Newcastle and Carlisle, which in turn link to other main line services to major UK cities north and south. Newcastle International Airport is also within easy reach.
Corbridge 5.7 miles | Hexham 8.5 miles | Newcastle International Airport 18.2 miles | Newcastle City Centre 20.5 miles
Mains electricity and water, private drainage, biomass boiler and solar panels with Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) payments (please contact Finest Properties for further details).