This is your opportunity to purchase a piece of history, built approximately three hundred years ago, this impressive and elegant Grade II Listed property has previously been occupied and formally used as a hospital and a school. Read more
***FOR SALE FOR VIA MODERN AUCTION***
This is your opportunity to purchase a piece of history, built approximately three hundred years ago, this impressive and elegant Grade II Listed property has previously been occupied and formally used as a hospital and a school. In recent years the property has been thoughtfully and sympathetically restored yet maintaining many original features offering a fabulous five bedroomed detached home with a staggering approximate square footage of 4500. Situated on the outskirts of the popular village of Newbottle and the location of the property cannot fail to impress, access is granted by two secure electronic gates and sweeping cobblestones pave the way to this magnificent, spacious and vastly improved historic Georgian residence.
Upon entry through the welcoming entrance hall, leading to an impressive, spacious lounge with garden views, formal dining room, a modern and fully functioning kitchen, family room providing access to cinema room, a sweeping staircase to the first floor we have four bedrooms, the master having an exceptional large en-suite that screams indulgence and comes with his and her sinks set on chrome stands, slipper bath set on claw feet with telephone style chrome taps, walk in shower cubicle, low level W.C and walk in wardrobe, upon the second floor we have bedroom five and the attic where the sellers have managed to create a gymnasium complete with a sauna. Externally the grounds cannot fail to impress, with an extensive professionally landscaped garden, a manicured lawn, two immaculate ponds, an abundance of mature and established shrubs, trees and plants
Commuting - Located on the outskirts of this quaint village, with ample amenities such as small independent shops, public houses, and restaurants. There are a number of schools in the area providing education from early years and beyond. The property is also perfectly placed for commuting as the historic city of Durham and the coastal city of Sunderland are located within 8 miles. The cultural city of Newcastle still in easy reach at approx. 14 miles making this a perfect purchase for the commuter.
This property is for sale by the Modern Method of Auction. Should you view, offer or bid on the property, your information will be shared with the Auctioneer, iamsold Limited.
This method of auction requires both parties to complete the transaction within 56 days of the draft contract for sale being received by the buyer's solicitor. This additional time allows buyers to proceed with mortgage finance.
The buyer is required to sign a reservation agreement and make payment of a non-refundable Reservation Fee. This being 4.2% of the purchase price including VAT, subject to a minimum of £6,000.00 including VAT. The Reservation Fee is paid in addition to purchase price and will be considered as part of the chargeable consideration for the property in the calculation for stamp duty liability. Buyers will be required to go through an identification verification process with iamsold and provide proof of how the purchase would be funded.
This property has a Buyer Information Pack which is a collection of documents in relation to the property. The documents may not tell you everything you need to know about the property, so you are required to complete your own due diligence before bidding. A sample copy of the Reservation Agreement and terms and conditions are also contained within this pack. The buyer will also make payment of £300 including VAT towards the preparation cost of the pack, where it has been provided by iamsold.
The property is subject to an undisclosed Reserve Price with both the Reserve Price and Starting Bid being subject to change.
Referral Arrangements The Partner Agent and Auctioneer may recommend the services of third parties to you. Whilst these services are recommended as it is believed they will be of benefit; you are under no obligation to use any of these services and you should always consider your options before services are accepted. Where services are accepted the Auctioneer or Partner Agent may receive payment for the recommendation and you will be informed of any referral arrangement and payment prior to any services being taken by you.
Grandular Entrance Hall with sweeping staircase
Inner Hall providing access to tanked cellar complete with original gate
Lounge 5.8 x 5.7. (maximum measurements)
Dining Room 16'5" x 4.9 (5m x 4.9). (maximum measurements + into bay)
Family Room 5.0 x 3.4.
Kitchen 7.6 x 4.3.
Cinema Room 4.4 x 3.9.
Master Bedroom 5.8 x 5.7.
Bedroom Two 5.0 x 5.4.
Bedroom Three 4.4 x 3.7. (maximum measurements)
Bedroom Four 3.1 x 3.1.
Bedroom Five 5.6 x 4.3.
Attic Gymnasium 11.8 x 3.5. (measurement into Eaves
Attic Room 17.5 x 12.11. Housing sauna
DISCLAIMER Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage or other loans secured on it. MORTGAGE ADVICE It is now a legal requirement under the Estate Agents Act 1991, to establish what mortgage, if any, is required and to confirm the applicants ability to obtain this finance. If you need any help or advice over obtaining a mortgage, our mortgage department will be pleased to help and advise you on all Building Society or Bank mortgages without obligation. This service is available even if you are not buying via ourselves. Written quotations available on request. There is no charge for this service. PLEASE NOTE Please note that all sizes have been measured with an electronic measuring tape and are approximations only. Under the terms of the property misdescriptions act we are obliged to point out that none of the services described in these particulars have been tested by ourselves. We present these details of the property in good faith and they were accurate at the time at which we inspected the property. These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of presentation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firms employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property. VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS To arrange an appointment to view this property, please contact us on 0191 5124940. Our opening hours are Monday to Friday 9.00a.m. to 5.00p.m., Saturday 9.00a.m. to 12.00p.m.