Nenthead, Cumbria CA9 3PH United Kingdom


Property Details

Nenthead, Cumbria CA9 3PH United Kingdom


3 bed semi-detached house for sale

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Property overview

Moredun House is a large 3 bedroom semi-detached stone built house dating back to the 1800s. Having two reception rooms, stone flagged rear yard with sun room and a good size front garden, with private driveway & garage/outbuildings. The property benefits from oil fired central heating and double glazing throughout but needs some modernisation. This would make a lovely family home, set in an elevated position in the heart of the village.

Ground Floor
Through a UPVC double glazed door with tiled floor and doors off to the shower room, living room and kitchen.

Shower Room
Fully tiled with shower, pedestal wash hand basin, UPVC window with obscure glass to the front aspect and a storage cupboard.

Living Room 11’4” (3.46m x 3.48m) 11’4”
Having a wooden fire surround with modern electric fire, wood effect laminate flooring, UPVC double glazed window to front aspect, double radiator and door to cloakroom.

With low level WC and UPVC window to the rear yard.

Kitchen 11’0” (3.36m x 3.64m) 11’11”
Having a range of wall and floor units, stainless steel sink and drainer, space for cooker, washing machine and fridge freezer. Large UPVC window to rear aspect and an inglenook fireplace with radiator and quarry tiled hearth and flue for a stove.

Inner Hallway
A large hallway running the width of the property to the front entrance with parquet flooring, 2 single radiators, part wood panelling to walls and original doors to main hall, under stairs cupboard and the sitting/dining room.

Sitting/Dining Room 14’4” (4.38m x 4.80m) 15’8”
A large reception room with UPVC window to the front aspect, open fireplace with tiled surround and hearth and a double radiator.

First Floor Landing
With part wood panelling to walls, attic hatch and original wood panel doors off to:

Bathroom 6’4” (1.95m x 2.63m) 8’7”
Having a large Victorian bath and pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator, storage cupboard and UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect.

Bedroom 1 9’1” (2.79m x 3.61m) 11’10”
A twin bedded room with single radiator and UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect.

Bedroom 2 15’10” (4.83m x 4.80m) 15’8”
A large double room with double radiator and UPVC double glazed window to the front aspect.

Bedroom 3 11’5” (3.49m x 11’11”
A good size double room with single radiator and UPVC glazed door which leads out to a balcony over the front entrance with wrought iron balustrade.

From Hillersdon Terrace, stone steps lead down to the Rear Yard which has original flag stones. Two stone built stores, one with UPVC glazed windows which has been used as a summer house.
Attached Outbuildings/Garage which are separated into 3 rooms and a garage with up and over door, some with stone flagged floors, electric and an outside tap.
To the front of the property is a driveway which has vehicle access along the neighbours driveway from Hillersdon Terrace with parking for several vehicles, the garden is set in two tiers which are laid to lawn with dry stone wall borders and a large entrance gate.

Mains Electricity
Mains water & Drainage
Oil Central Heating
Broadband and Telephone available locally

Energy efficiency rating


We are advised by the vendor that the property is freehold

Additional Information
Subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents, it is thought there is enough space to construct a new dwelling in the lower front garden of Moredun House. Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries of the planning officer at Eden District Council in Penrith.

Local Information
The property is situated in the village of Nenthead, in the North Pennines aonb (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty). The village has a primary school, community shop with Post Office, children’s park, Church, Heritage centre, bike repair shop, a pub and a restaurant. There is a daily bus service to Hexham, Carlisle and Haltwhistle and in the summer months from Newcastle to Keswick. Nenthead is surrounded by stunning countryside and the house is just two minutes from peaceful moorland, woodland and river walks. It is just four miles from the busy market town of Alston, which has further amenities including shops, bank, petrol stations and a secondary school.

Directions – Postcode CA9 3PH
From our office travel up the cobbled street and turn left at the top signposted for Nenthead. As you enter the village of Nenthead travel down the bank and the property can be found on the left before the pub set back away from the road and opposite the bus station.

Strictly by prior appointment with the sole agent, Pennine Ways Ltd. To arrange an appointment, please ring:
Haltwhistle or Alston

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Pennine Ways Ltd for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are give notice that (1) the particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessees and do not constitute part of an offer or contract, (2) all descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them, (3) no person in the employment of Pennine Ways Ltd has any authority to make or give any representation or whatever in relation to this property. May we also courteously advise that whilst every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of the measurements in these details, please do not incur any expense until you have verified the sizes to your own satisfaction.

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