Bellshill Tower

Overlooking Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE70 7HP

Offers In Excess £575,000

Bedroom Count icon 3

Reception Count icon 1

Bathroom Count icon 2

  • Entrance hall
  • Sitting room
  • Kitchen/dining room
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Shower room
  • Garden
  • Gorgeous rural setting and imperial views of the Northumberland coastline

THE PROPERTYLocated in a beautifully peaceful rural setting, Bellshill Tower is an appealing three-bedroom detached property with magnificent views towards the stunning Northumberland coastline and historic Bamburgh Castle. Check out the virtual tour.The stone-built property, which has recently been used as an extremely successful holiday cottage, provides attractive accommodation with clean, neutral décor, including wooden flooring and oak internal fittings, along with large windows, which welcome plenty of natural light. Air source heating. In a time when oil prices are rising on a daily basis, this proeprty serves the owner well.The main ground-floor living space is the open-plan sitting room, kitchen and dining room, which has a corner wood burning stove, French doors opening onto the rear terrace and modern kitchen units, with an integrated oven and hob with an extractor hood. There is a shower room on the ground floor, while the first floor has a family bathroom, along with the principal bedroom. The second floor has a further two double bedrooms, both of which have striking full-height arched windows, affording views towards the coast to the east, and across the surrounding woodland to the west.OUTSIDEThe property is approached via a long single-track lane, with parking available on a gravel driveway at the front of the house. There is a part covered timber deck at the front of the house, while to the side there is an area of paved terracing, which is ideal for al-fresco dining. At the rear there is a further area of timber decking, with the decking and terracing surrounded by lawns.HOLIDAY LETTINGBellshill Tower has been run as an extremely successful letting property since it was converted in 2010, averaging 48 weeks per year at an average weekly rent of £1,400.KEY TURN OPPORTUNITYBellshill Tower can be made available entirely furnished including linen, white goods and soft furnishings.PLANNINGThere is a planning restriction which states that the property may not be used as a principal residence.LOCATIONBellshill Tower is set in a stunning and secluded rural Northumberland location, surrounded by woodland and knock out views towards the dramatic Northumberland coastline and the sea beyond. The property is found at the end of a long private lane, and yet with the A1 only two miles away providing ease of access to and from the property. Picturesque Belford is three miles away, with its selection of everyday amenities, including a small supermarket, several pubs and restaurants, a medical centre and a primary school. The idyllic and historic honeypot village of Bamburgh, with its spectacular castle, is seven miles away. Within 12 miles, the town of Alnwick has larger supermarkets, a variety of shops and leisure facilities, and a good state secondary school. The area is perfect for outdoor activities, with a variety of walking, cycling and riding routes nearby, and the stunning Northumberland National Park and Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within easy reach. Links golf is available at the spectacular Bamburgh and Seahouses courses.DIRECTIONSHeading north on the A1, turn left onto the B6348, following the sign for Chillingham Castle. After a mile, take the lane on the right-hand side, following the line of the stone wall on the right. You will eventually arrive at the property. Post Code NE70 7HPWHAT THREE WORDSretained.wove.promptingBelford 3.2 milesBamburgh 7.2 milesSeahouses 9.4 milesAlnmouth & Berwick-upon-Tweed stations 18.0 milesGENERALServices: Air source heating and spring fed water supply. Mains electricity connected. Foul drainage to a septic tank and soakaway.Local Authority: Northumberland County CouncilTenure: FreeholdRateble value: £3,750 Rates payable: £1,815EPC: Band DVIEWINGStrictly by appointment with Galbraith HexhamTel: 01434 693693. Covid-19 safety guidelines being observed.