Hawhill, Rothbury, Northumberland
Offers in excess of £700,000
Entering the house through wooden front door into porch with a taste of the period features that await in this wonderful property, including original tiled floor and heavy wooden doors.
A second door leads in to the first hallway; this area also has original tiling to the floor and dado rail.
The first reception room, which leads off the hallway is currently used as a study by the present owners and is a characterful, spacious room with lovely wooden sash windows looking over the front of the property.
The next hall area has oak flooring leading in to a generous utility area with built in cupboards, work surfaces, a pantry area, tiled floor, plumbing for washing machine, stainless steel sink, and space for a free-standing fridge and freezer.
Up some steps to two further rooms with semi vaulted ceilings, tiled flooring and Velux windows. One room is currently used as a gym and has a window to the front, whilst the other room, which has various built-in cupboards and houses the boiler, also leads to the first garden room.
The garden room is a lovely light breakfasting room with feature stone walls, with fabulous views and a door to the manicured terraced gardens and towards the river; a wonderful restful area.
Downstairs there is also a W.C with ornate flowered Victorian style W.C, sink, and oak flooring. The alarm is located in this area.
A further original door leads to the kitchen with wonderful views over the ornate Victorian style side garden with terracing and boules area.
The kitchen is a feast for the eyes with original Victorian full height tiles on all walls, a selection of wall and base units and pantry cupboards either side of the inglenook with large Aga.
Another carpeted hallway leads to the other reception rooms, including an opulent lounge with ornate marble fireplace and colourful tiles in a cast iron inset and plate rail. French doors lead out into the surrounding gardens and a period sash window looks over the gardens.
The third reception room has a stunning hexagonal sitting area taking in the lovely views, fabulous marble fireplace with more colourful tiles and ornate coving and ceiling rose also complete the opulent period feel in this comfortable room.
The second orangery/garden room is a wooden room with tiled floor and doors leading out to the gardens; a magnificent area to sit and relax in the natural sun light. A wonderful wooden door leads from the orangery back though in to the main house.
Stairs lead to the first floor, with a split landing leading to the two separate sides of the first floor. Beautiful sash windows offer views over Rothbury.
Master bedroom (with en-suite comprising of fully tiled walls and floor, Victorian type ornate W.C, sink and shower cubicle) has an amazing feature fireplace and a matching (to the reception room below) hexagonal window area, with window seat and sensational views, all of which combine to create a sumptuous relaxing period room.
Bedroom two, a spacious double room with two walk-in wardrobes. The fireplace to this bedroom is in one of the walk-in wardrobes, but you could expose the fireplace again if required. There are two doors to this room, each one leading out on to either landing area. Lots of natural light floods in to this room from the windows.
Bedroom three, another double room with feature marble fireplace and sensational aqua blue tiles.
Bedroom four, a double bedroom (which is currently used as a hobby room) with a pretty cast-iron fire place and with a window overlooking the front of the property.
Upstairs also includes a W.C with vanity hand basin and half tiling around the walls; a separate family bathroom with cast-iron bath and shower cubicle, pedestal hand basin, and a built in cupboard for useful storage.
Externally the home has fabulous manicured terraced walled gardens with green house, patio areas, a boules area, double garage and private drive with ample parking. Several of the garden areas have grand stone balustrades.