Fenwick Tower Barn

Fenwick, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, NE18 0QP

Offers In Region £275,000

Bedroom Count icon 3

Reception Count icon 2

Bathroom Count icon 2

  • Barn for conversion with full planning permission
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms (including one en-suite)
  • Dressing Room/Home Office
  • Snug
  • Gardens
  • Parking
  • Paddock
  • Prime rural location

THE PROPERTYAn exciting opportunity has arisen to handcraft your own home from this handsome stone built barn. Forming part of the attractive hamlet of Fenwick, it is located near to Matfen Village and the Tyne Valley in prime Northumbrian countryside.Planning Permission (reference: CM/20071018) has been granted for the creation of a bespoke family home on a level north/south facing site. As work within this consent has commenced the planning will not expire.Fenwick Tower Barn sits within a pleasant plot and the freehold is offered for sale. A snug leads off a spacious reception hall and a generous open plan living, dining kitchen with utility off allows just the right mix of formal and informal space. There are three double bedrooms and two bathrooms including an en-suite bathroom to the principal bedroom which also has a separate dressing room or study/home office if preferred.Fenwick Tower Barn is absolutely the answer for someone aspiring to create their own perfect home in a first class and beautiful part of rural, yet convenient Northumberland.OUTSIDEThe approach to Fenwick Tower Barn is over a sweeping driveway and there is provision for ample parking. The barn looks out over gardens to the front and rear and there is also a separate paddock. Currently uncultivated, the gardens offer the opportunity to create an individual haven from which to enjoy the beauty of the surrounding countryside.SERVICESMains water and electricity are available nearby. A sewage treatment plant is in place for the village but a connection would have to be made.GENERALLocal Authority: Northumberland County CouncilTenure: Freehold Council Tax: Rating to be confirmedEPC: Rating to be confirmedData Pack: A full suite of planning documents, can be found on the Northumberland Planning Authority website under reference CM/20071018.LOCATIONFenwick is a pretty hamlet located close to the delightful estate village of Matfen. Local amenities in Matfen include a well-stocked village shop and visiting Post Office, a church and pub. The regionally renowned Matfen Hall Hotel adds to these amenities with its popular gym and swimming pool in addition to two restaurants and conference facilities. The Matfen Golf course is a challenging and scenic 27 hole course.There are first class schooling options provided in Hexham, Corbridge and Ponteland. The nearest primary school is Stamfordham (1.8 miles). Mowden Hall prep school is 7 miles and there is a daily school bus to the Newcastle schools from Brocksbushes Farm Shop.Northumberland has a great deal to offer in terms of cultural and historical heritage. The Roman Wall is close by; Kielder dark sky park and Northumberland National Park are convenient, so too is the dramatic Northumberland coastline, dotted with impressive castles and wildlife. There is a bus stop in Fenwick, linking with Newcastle and Hexham. Newcastle city centre is only 15 miles. DIRECTIONSHead east out of Matfen. Fenwick Tower Barn is in a cluster of already converted traditional buildings on the right (south) side of the road after about 2 miles.Post Code NE18 0QPMatfen 2 milesCorbridge 10 milesNewcastle Airport 9 milesNewcastle Upon Tyne 15 milesWHAT 3 WORDSforces.buyers.pokesVIEWINGHealth & Safety and ViewingsThese buildings are vacant and are not entirely safe to inspect without being accompanied.Please make viewing inspection appointments withGalbraith HexhamTel: 01434 693694Email: hexham@galbraithgroup.comANTI MONEY LAUNDERING (AML) REGULATIONSPlease note that under the 2017 AML regulations we are legally required to carry out money laundering checks against purchasers. To enable us to complete these checks purchasers will need to provide along with their offer either: a) originals of primary (e.g. a passport) and secondary (e.g. current council tax or Utility bill) or b) copies of the same certified and dated by appropriate professional. Failure to provide this information may result in an offer not being considered.