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Key Features

  • Detached period property
  • Former residential care home
  • Desirable location
  • 15 bedrooms with en-suite toilet facilties
  • Scope for alternative use
  • Versatile and flexible accommodation
  • Stunning landscaped gardens and parking
  • Energy efficiency rating C

About this property

DESCRIPTION A unique opportunity to acquire a substantial detached period property set in stunning landscaped grounds located within the prestigious Elvaston Road area of Hexham. Overstone House is a successful former residential care home boasting versatile and flexible accommodation suitable for a variety of uses including a fabulous family home, continued commercial use or further redevelopment subject to necessary permissions. Benefiting from character features throughout, the accommodation currently boasts fifteen bedrooms with en-suite toilet facilities arranged over the ground and first floor with passenger lift providing full access.
Internally the ground floor briefly comprises six bedrooms with en-suite toilet facilities, industrial kitchen, dining room, office and residents lounge with access out onto the rear gardens. Stairs and a lift provide access to the first floor where there are nine bedrooms with en-suite toilet facilities, communal bathroom and a store room. The second floor is accessed via a staircase and offers two store rooms. Additionally there is a basement with three store rooms and a boiler room along with access to the rear.

EXTERNALLY The property is accessed by a driveway which leads to a car park at the side with space for a number of vehicles. There are stunning enclosed landscaped gardens mainly laid to lawn with a variety of flower borders, mature trees, bushes and shrubs. Patio seating areas. There is a further car park to the rear. The driveway provides access to the adjacent properties.

LOCATION Overstone House is situated on Elvaston Road in Hexham, within easy access to the local schools and other amenities in the centre of Hexham such as shops and leisure facilities. There are good road and rail links giving access to Newcastle to the east and Carlisle to the west.

SERVICES Mains electricity, water, drainage and gas are connected. Gas fired central heating to radiators, also supplying the domestic hot water.

CHARGES Northumberland County Council tax band H.

VIEWING Due to nature of the business and covid restrictions we request that viewing is strictly by appointment only. Arrangements can be made by contacting YoungsRPS, Hexham on 01434 608980.

FREE MARKET APPRAISAL We would be pleased to provide professional, unbiased advice on the current value and marketing of your existing home.


Stamp duty

Based on a sale price of £800,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:

Last updated: The calculator has been updated following the end of the stamp duty holiday on 1st October 2021.

* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.