Whinbank, Rothbury, Morpeth, Northumberland
- Fabulous Victorian villa-style family house set in highly attractive south facing landscaped gardens
- Exceptional views of the Simonside Hills to the south, Cragside to the east and the Upper Coquetdale Valley to the west
- Easy access to the Rothbury Terraces and Carriage Drive
- 2 storey 3 bay house is beautifully proportioned
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Ample Parking
- Alnmouth Mainline Train Station 17 miles away
A fabulous Victorian villa-style family house set in highly attractive south facing landscaped gardens with apple-tree orchard and exceptional views of the Simonside Hills to the south, Cragside to the east and the Upper Coquetdale Valley to the west. Whinbank’s quiet location, accessed by a short private road, is on the edge of the Moor with adjacent access to the Rothbury Terraces and Carriage Drive. Built of stone in 1890, the 2 storey 3 bay house is beautifully proportioned. It is in outstanding condition retaining marble fireplaces, sash windows, plaster cornicing, deep skirtings and fine panelled doors. A swimming pool/games area with sauna, jacuzzi and changing facilities adjoins the house and overlooks an all weather tennis court. There is ample parking for 7 vehicles.
Entrance porch, hall with beautiful staircase, south facing Sitting Room and Drawing Room leading to Dining Room/Kitchen with AGA and pantry storage. Passage leading to WC and Laundry Room and access to a very useful cellar/wine store. Lobby to Swimming Pool/Recreation and Gym area, Sauna, Shower and Changing rooms. South facing Conservatory with fabulous open views towards Rothbury and the Simonside Hills.
Two south facing en-suite double Bedrooms, both with Villeroy and Boch en-suite Bathrooms, with fully fitted wardrobes, overlooking the front of Whinbank enjoy exceptional views to the river Coquet and beyond. Spacious landing used as a study and with access to a large floored loft area by means of a Slingsby ladder. Two further Bedrooms with wash hand basins are close to a modern family Bathroom with airing cupboard/linen store.