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SPACIOUS 4 BED PRE-WAR SEMI-DET HOUSE OF CHARACTER which was built in the 1930’s on an excellent corner site. This splendid family home has beautifully preserved period features throughout inc leaded & stained glass windows, detached garage and many extras. Ideal for the beach & local schools.

We are delighted to offer for sale this MOST ATTRACTIVE, GENEROUSLY PROPORTIONED 4 BEDROOMED PRE-WAR SEMI-DETACHED HOUSE OF CHARACTER which was built in the 1930’s on an excellent corner site. This splendid family home has the advantage of uPVC double glazing, gas central heating (‘Baxi’ combi boiler installed 2020), beautifully preserved period features throughout including leaded & stained glass windows, corniced ceilings, tall skirting boards, attractive bay windows to all elevations, dining kitchen, surrounding easy maintenance gardens, detached garage & driveway and externally the property has been well maintained and has been recently re-rendered & strapping renewed, re-pointed and there are plastic rainwater goods.

The accommodation briefly comprises: on the ground floor: porch, reception hallway, lounge, second lounge/dining room & dining kitchen. On the 1st floor: landing, 4 bedrooms and family bathroom. Externally: gardens to 3 sides and detached garage.

This property is situated on a large corner plot within minutes walking distance of the beach, sea front, ‘Waves’ leisure centre and Coquet Park First School.  This property is also located fairly close to local amenities including Monkseaton Front Street & Whitley Lodge Shops, convenient for bus services which connect up with the Town centre, Metro system & Supermarkets. This property is in the catchment area for outstanding local schools.

ON THE GROUND FLOOR:

PORCH: glazed door with feature leaded & stained glass, dado rail, picture rail and beautiful leaded & stained glass feature door and screen to hall.

HALL: beautiful reception hallway with spindle staircase to first floor, double banked radiator with cover, under stairs store cupboard, delft rack, dado rail, leaded & stained glass door to cloakroom, uPVC double glazed nook with roller blinds, uPVC double glazed leaded & stained glass window and second fitted under stairs store cupboard.

LOUNGE: at front, 17’ 6” x 15’ 1” including uPVC double glazed bay window with leaded & stained glass transoms and roman blinds, 2 radiators – 1 double banked, corniced ceiling, decorative plaster rose, picture rail, traditional style fireplace with wood surround/cast iron inset and stone hearth, wired for virgin and feature internal door with leaded & stained glass.

SECOND LOUNGE / DINING ROOM: at rear, 18’ 0” x 14’ 8” including uPVC double glazed bay window with leaded & stained glass transoms & picture window, picture rail, traditional style fireplace with wood surround/cast iron inset and stone hearth and feature internal door with leaded & stained glass.

DINING KITCHEN: 17’ 2” x 13’ 4” (maximum overall measurement including uPVC double glazed bay window with roller blinds), tiled floor, part tiled walls, fitted wall & floor units, 12 concealed down lighters, ‘Rangemaster 110’ cooker, extractor hood above, double banked radiator, recess for fridge freezer, pluming for washing machine & dishwasher, Belfast style sink, stable door to rear garden, uPVC double glazed window with roller blind and cupboard housing ‘Baxi’ wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler installed Jan 2020.

ON THE FIRST FLOOR:

LARGE LANDING: with beautiful uPVC double glazed feature leaded & stained glass window, picture rail, double banked radiator, dado rail and corniced ceiling.

BATHROOM: fully tiled walls, high cistern WC, pedestal washbasin, free standing bath with shower attachments on tap, double banked radiator, 2 uPVC double glazed window with leaded & stained glass, 4 concealed down lighters and access to loft space.

4 BEDROOMS

No. 1: front, 17’ 5” x 11’ 3” including uPVC double glazed bay window with leaded & stained glass transoms, plus fitted furniture on opposing walls including wardrobes and bedside tables, double banked radiator, picture rail, TV point, corniced ceiling and decorative plaster rose.

No. 2: rear, 14’ 8” x 14’ 0” including fitted wardrobes all along one wall with sliding doors, double banked radiator, uPVC double glazed window with roller blinds, picture rail and decorative ceiling rose.

No. 3: front, 12’ 2” including uPVC double glazed bay window with feature leaded & stained glass transoms & roller blinds, x 8’ 5”, double banked radiator, delft rack and TV point.

No. 4: rear, 11’ 2” x 6’ 3” including fitted wardrobe with storage above, picture rail and uPVC double glazed window.

EXTERNALLY:

DETACHED GARAGE: 17’ 7” x 9’ 3” with up & over door, power, light and vaulted roof for storage. There is a paved driveway in front providing off road vehicle standage.

GARDENS: with brick wall perimeter. The front garden has a coach light, is block paved for easy maintenance with privacy hedges, wrought iron gate and open porch. The side garden has wrought iron railings and privacy fencing, mature planted borders and gated side entrance. The rear garden is paved for easy maintenance with tap for hosepipe, wood garden shed and there is a door to the garage and kitchen.

Council Tax Band: D

Briar Avenue,
Whitley Bay,
NE26 1RU floorplan

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