5 Bedroom Terraced
Carlton Terrace, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PD
A highly impressive, mid terraced family home, which represents one of only two similar styles within this impressive development of luxury town houses, originally designed by Bruce Oldfield. The properties were completed refurbished in 2005 and the terrace has become synonymous with high quality luxury living, presenting the finest of Georgian houses in this very convenient location.
This terrace represents one of the largest styles of property available and has impressive half balconies on its front elevation, as well as a town garden and resident’s parking facilities.
To the rear the property has one of the largest mews garages, capable of accommodating four cars and with a self contained apartment above comprising luxury kitchen, living area, double bedroom and bathroom.
The courtyard garden at the rear enjoys good privacy and screening.
Carlton Terrace is particularly popular because of its location in the heart of Newcastle, with immediate accessibility to offices, hospitals and universities.
The house has great style and flair, with very elegant accommodation presented on five floors. The house is wired for a Bang & Olufsen sound system and some fittings may be available subject to separate negotiation.
To the lower ground floor there is a magnificent day to day living area, with the family room to the centre of the floor with marble fireplace. The dining and garden room is to the rear under a double height glazed atrium with electrically operated Velux windows and glazed doors leading out onto the terrace. The family room links through to the kitchen at the front which has painted cabinets, granite worktops and extensive top of the range built-in appliances. The kitchen leads on to a utility & laundry room, as well as a wine cellar.
The lower ground floor also accommodates a cloakroom/wc.
The upper ground floor has a superb reception hall with elegant high ceiling. The drawing room is at the front of the house and has a magnificent marble fireplace. Glazed double doors link through the music room at the rear, which also has a beautiful marble fireplace.
To the first floor there are two guest suites. A large double bedroom at the front with en-suite shower room and a second double bedroom at the rear, also with en-suite shower room.
The master suite is located on the second floor, providing a large bedroom area, his and her dressing rooms with good quality built-in wardrobes and an outstanding en-suite bathroom.
To the third floor of the house there is a third double bedroom with en-suite bathroom.
This represents one of the most impressive town houses available for sale in Newcastle. It is a fine example of period living in a highly desirable location. It is rare to find a house of such styling and accommodation. Viewing is strongly recommended.
The property comprises:
Access is to the front of the property, with a beautiful panelled entrance door leading through to:
With tall ceiling, cornicing, spotlighting, rush matting, central heating door, burglar alarm control, intercom system linking into the house and an internal panelled and glazed door leading through to:
Beautifully presented with fabulous polished marble flooring, period style central heating radiator, an intercom telephone linking to the main entrance and panelling to the walls, with dado rail and twisted silk rope trim. The reception hall is a central focal point of the house and leads down to the lower ground floor and above to the first, second and third floors. There is good natural light from the south facing windows from the half landing.
From the reception hall two panelled doors lead to principal accommodation:
DRAWING ROOM (front facing)
19’2 x 18’4 (5.84m x 5.58m) measurements into chimney breast recess
A magnificent room which has a stunning marble fireplace with beautiful trim surround, marble hearth and inset open grate accommodating a coal burning effect gas fire. To each side of the chimney breast there are decorative arched recesses with chrome picture lights and there is a large mirror above with chrome strip lights. The room has stripped wood feature painted floor with deep skirting boards, dado rail, cornicing, stunning ceiling coving, central ceiling rose and spotlighting, three period style central heating radiators and wiring for a Bang & Olufsen audio system. This is a beautiful room with two windows overlooking the elevation onto Carlton Terrace and glazed double doors linking through to:
MUSIC ROOM (rear facing)
15’8 x 15’7 (4.79m x 4.75m)
Continuing in the same decorative theme as that of the drawing room, with painted wood floor, deep skirting boards, dado rail, cornicing, fabulous ceiling rose, spotlighting to the ceiling, power points and a magnificent marble pillared fireplace surround with contrasting marble insert and hearth and coal burning effect gas fire set into an open grate. To each side of the chimney breast there are decorative display cabinets with glazed shelving and lighting and there is a large mirror above the chimney breast with chrome reading lights. A glazed set of double doors lead onto the Juliet balcony which overlooks the double height garden room beneath. This room also has its own independent access from the hall.
To the rear of the reception hall beautiful marble stone steps lead down to:
LOWER GROUND FLOOR
FAMILY ROOM (central)
15’9 x 15’1 (4.8m x 4.61m) measurements exclude the stairwell
Well decorated with fabulous tiling, a feature which runs throughout the lower ground floor, spotlighting to the ceiling and fabulous marble fireplace with contrasting marble trim and insert and coal burning effect gas fire. There are built-in store cupboards to both sides of the chimney breast with glazed display shelving and lighting. An open archway leads from the family room through to:
KITCHEN (front facing)
17’7 x 19’3 (5.36m x 5.88m)
An outstanding kitchen which is very well equipped with a beautiful arrangement of painted wood, base, wall and drawer cabinets, with black granite worktop surfaces which incorporate a large central island unit with stainless steel sink and pressurised tap, pull-out wicker baskets and a breakfasting bar. The kitchen features extensive built-in appliances, including a free standing stainless steel cooking range with two large ovens, six gas hobs, an electric hot plate and an extractor hood above, a SMEG dishwasher, an AEG cafeteria, an AEG microwave oven, an AEG split level double oven and an American refrigerator and freezer with ice and water dispenser. The room has an intercom system and telephone linking to the main entrance door, spotlighting to the ceiling and windows overlooking the light well at the front of the house. From the kitchen a door leads to:
UTILITY & LAUNDRY ROOM
12’10 x 6’2 (3.92m x 1.88m)
A well appointed utility room with further good quality painted wood, base, wall and drawer storage cabinets cleverly concealing spacing for a washing machine and tumble dryer, granite surrounds to the stainless sink unit and pressurised tap, excellent general storage space, spotlighting, heated chrome towel rail and radiator.
Also leading from the kitchen is a glazed door connecting to:
With brick surrounds and flooring, with spotlighting set into the bricks and open wine racks with storage.
The family room also has an open archway leading to:
DINING ROOM / GARDEN ROOM (rear facing)
24’2 x 9’11 (7.42m x 3.03m)
A stunning room enjoying beautiful natural light, with a double height ceiling void, glazed lantern roof lights and electrically operated Velux sashes. The room has fabulous flooring, spotlighting, two large central heating radiators, brass picture lights, wiring for a plasma screen TV and glazed double doors that lead onto the terrace and gardens.
At the base of the staircase a door leads to:
With two piece suite comprising close coupled wc, built-in storage cupboards, circular contemporary wash basin on a marble upstand, large fitted mirror, beautiful tiling to the walls and floors, heated chrome towel rail, spotlighting and Expelair unit.
The main staircase has spotlights to the side of it and returns from the ground floor level and leads to:
With central heating radiator, light emulsion decoration contrasting above and below the dado rail, cornicing, spotlighting and a telephone from the main entrance.
Two doors lead off to accommodation:
BEDROOM TWO (front facing)
19’5 x 17’5 (5.91m x 5.31m)
A highly impressive bedroom which has a tall ceiling with stunning cornicing, spotlighting and ceiling rose. The room has a magnificent marble fireplace with chrome insert, marble hearth and open coal burning effect gas fire, two period style radiators, wiring for a plasma screen TV, standard lamp sockets, large fitted mirror and four sets of double wardrobes with excellent hanging rail and shelf storage space. The windows look onto the Juliet balcony with artificial box hedging.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
Beautifully appointed with a five piece suite comprising, bidet, close coupled wc, double shower cubicle with Teuco shower unit, drying area and curved glass surrounds, contemporary twin wash hand basins with circular bowls and large mirror above, shaver mirror and socket, heated chrome towel rail, tall ceiling with spotlighting and contrasting tiling to the walls and floors.
BEDROOM THREE (rear facing)
15’7 x 10’1 (4.76m x 3.08m) measurements exclude entrance area and en-suite
Enjoying pleasant views over the adjacent mews, large period style radiator, two double wardrobes and one single wardrobe with storage cupboards and hanging space, high ceiling with cornicing, ceiling rose and spotlighting.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
Very well appointed with a white four piece suite comprising vanity wash hand basin set into granite surrounds, bidet unit, close coupled wc, Teuco shower with rainforest shower head and glazed screen access door, large mirror, spotlighting and built-in speaker to the ceiling, heated chrome towel rail, tiled floor and half wall height tiling.
The main staircase then continues to:
With good natural light from the half landing windows, central heating radiator, spotlighting, picture lighting and intercom system linking to the main entrance door.
MASTER BEDROOM (front facing)
16’4 x 13’10 (4.99m x 4.23m)
A lovely bedroom suite with sash windows to the front elevation, two period style central heating radiators, fitted mirrors, cornicing and ceiling rose detail, marble fireplace surround with contrasting marble hearth, chrome grate and coal burning effect gas fire, picture lighting and wiring for a plasma screen TV.
LADY’S DRESSING AREA (front facing)
With sash window to the front elevation, dressing table finished in granite with hand painted drawer units and large mirror above with spotlighting, excellent storage wardrobes and cabinets and central heating radiator.
GENTLEMAN’S DRESSING ROOM (central)
Well equipped and fitted with four sets of double wardrobes and general storage space.
A passageway with further shelving and storage leads from the bedroom and connects to:
With raised up floor and stunning six piece suite comprising double bath with side mounted chrome tap and separate shower attachment, his and her oval shaped wash hand basins set into granite worktops bidet, close coupled wc, stunning shower cubicle with steam room capacity, built-in sound, sitting areas, digital controls and curved glass screen door. The room has lovely tiling, storage drawer units and cabinets, recess mirror and shaver socket, two heated chrome towel rails, period style radiators, spotlighting and built-in speakers to the ceiling.
The stairs continue to:
With conservation skylight to the rear roof pitch, spotlighting and door to a built-in store cupboard.
BEDROOM FOUR (front & rear facing)
26’2 x 16’2 (7.98m x 4.94m) measurements into eaves
A lovely bedroom set into the roof space with sloping ceilings and dormer windows – two at the front and one at the rear. The room has two period style radiators, good quality double and single wardrobes, dressing table with recess mirror, painted wood cabinets, spotlighting to the ceiling and access into the eaves.
With good quality suite comprising close coupled wc, bidet unit, vanity wash basin with cupboards and drawer units beneath and mirror above, Jacuzzi bath with chrome fittings and separate shower, separate shower unit with steam shower with digital controls, built-in audio system and glazed screen door, fabulous tiling to the walls and floors, heated chrome towel rail, period style radiator and dormer window to the rear enjoying high level views over Newcastle.
To the front of the property resident’s and visitor’s parking permit facilities are available. The house has its own town garden with wrought iron railing surrounds and maturing hedge.
To the rear of the house there is an enclosed courtyard garden, set out with blocked paviers, raised up flower beds with maturing wisteria, a silver birch tree, cold water supply and spotlighting.
SEPARATE MEWS HOUSE
33’7 x 17’2 (10.24m x 5.24m)
With two electrically operated up and over doors, fluorescent tube lighting, tiled flooring, space for four vehicles, gas meter, electric circuit breaker controls, boiler cupboard housing the high capacity, quick recovery hot water cylinder and a Potterton wall mounted gas central heating boiler for central heating and domestic hot water to the house.
A door leads into the enclosed staircase connecting to:
SELF CONTAINED APARTMENT
With wood flooring, central heating radiator and three doors off to accommodation:
LIVING AREA & KITCHEN (rear facing)
20’0 x 14’7 (6.1m x 4.46m)
With oak flooring, central heating radiator, heated chrome towel rail and glazed double door to Juliet balcony. The kitchen is very well equipped with wood base, wall and drawer units with granite worktops incorporating a stainless steel sink unit. Appliances include a free standing stainless steel cooking range with large single oven, six gas burners and SMEG extractor hood above, a SMEG American refrigerator and freezer with ice and water dispenser and a SMEG dishwasher.
The living area has picture lighting, wiring for a plasma screen TV, infra red alarm sensor and spotlighting.
BEDROOM (rear facing)
12’7 x 18’11 (3.84m x 5.78m) maximum measurements
With fitted wardrobe furniture including three sets of double wardrobe with good hanging rail and shelf storage space, dressing table with fitted mirror, bedside cupboards and drawer units, oak wood flooring, spotlighting, central heating radiator and double doors leading to the Juliet balcony.
With white four piece suite comprising corner bath with separate handheld shower, close coupled wc, bidet unit, separate double shower cubicle with Teuco shower and glazed screen access door, contemporary wash hand basin with circular bowl, attractive lighting, fitted mirror, tiling to the walls and floors, heated chrome towel rail, spotlighting to the ceiling and access into the roof void for storage.