- Grade II listed Georgian property
- Five bedrooms
- Four reception rooms
- Noteworthy period features throughout
- Desirable location
- Gardens to front and rear
- No onward chain
- Energy efficiency rating F (31)
About this propertyDESCRIPTION The White House is an imposing five bedroom Grade II listed Georgian property occupying a fantastic plot with front and rear gardens and off street parking located within the heart of Westoe Village, a historic tree lined street in South Shields.
Believed to date back to the late 1700's, the property is steeped in history, retaining many noteworthy period features including feature fireplaces, decorative coving, high ceilings and stunning windows with unique 'lattice' tracery.
The spacious and versatile accommodation is spread over three floors plus a cellar for storage. The front door opens into the inviting entrance hallway with stone flagged floor and impressive staircase leading up to the first floor. There are four reception rooms including a living room, study, dining room and sun room with a gallery area at the rear leading to the kitchen. The kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of units including a central island with complementary work surfaces and appliances including an AGA and range cooker.
The staircase leads to the first floor landing area, off which there are two well proportioned bedrooms, each with their own en-suite bathrooms with a useful Jack and Jill dressing room between. At the rear of the staircase is a library with access to a further bathroom.
The staircase continues up to the second floor where there are a further three inter-connecting bedrooms, two of which incorporate storage within the eaves.
Externally to the front of the property there is an ornate garden with path leading to the front door. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature borders and shrubs, a large timber framed greenhouse and chicken coop. There is vehicular access off Horsley Hill Road via a sliding timber gate leading to a hard standing parking area.
LOCATION Westoe Village is considered to be one of the most exclusive areas of South Shields, situated approximately 1 mile south of South Shields town centre with access to a wide range of amenities.
At the western end of Westoe Village is Sunderland Road, the A1018 which runs south out of South Shields town centre. Chichester Metro station is also within easy reach.
SERVICES Mains electricity, water, gas and drainage are connected. Gas fired central heating to radiators also supplying the domestic hot water.
CHARGES South Tyneside Council tax band G.
VIEWINGS Viewing is strictly by appointment. Arrangements can be made by contacting YoungsRPS, Hexham on 01434 608980.
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