Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Fabulous Family Favourites; Space Is a Premium for Many Home Buyers Looking for Family Properties. an Extra Room Can Be Utilised as a Study, Playroom, or Teenage Den, Catering for 21st Century Family Needs. Homemaker Takes a Look at Some Family Homes on the Market

Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Fabulous Family Favourites; Space Is a Premium for Many Home Buyers Looking for Family Properties. an Extra Room Can Be Utilised as a Study, Playroom, or Teenage Den, Catering for 21st Century Family Needs. Homemaker Takes a Look at Some Family Homes on the Market

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WITH riverside walks on the doorstep, this Gateshead townhouse is ideal for families.

Located within the modern Staithes development, the impressive property has much appeal. Features include a hallway with cloakroom and lounge/dining room with French doors. There is also an exposed brick wall to the lounge. There is also a modern kitchen with appliances.

On the first floor there are two bedrooms and shower room, while on the second floor there is an en suite master bedroom and fourth bedroom.

The property benefits from a block paved back garden, as well as communal courtyard. 16 January Courtyard, Gateshead, is for sale through Andrew Craig at PS212,995, tel: 0191 487 5330.

IF you're looking for a period property bursting with character and quirky features, then look no further than this 1930s semi in Kenton.

This beautiful three-bedroom property has been lovingly restored by its current owners to create a perfect family home.

The flawless, pared-back decor allows the original features to take centre stage and creates a calming, laid-back theme that runs throughout.

The location is ideal, situated on a quiet cul-de-sac just minutes from the A1 and is close to superb schools, local shops and Gosforth High Street.

Take a step inside and the living room provides the perfect space to relax, with stripped-back floors, fireplace and feature alcoves giving the room bags of character. The dining room is truly impressive - a bay window floods the room with light and accentuates the exposed brick chimney breast. The kitchen is quirky and cool and fits in perfectly with its range cooker, vintage tiles and freestanding units.

The integral garage provides access to the rear garden, which is enclosed with mature apple trees and beautiful borders, and is the ideal family outdoor space.

Upstairs, the two spacious double bedrooms are decorated to the same exceptional standard, while the third room, with its bright corner window, would make a perfect single bedroom, study or nursery.

There is also a family bathroom and separate toilet at the rear of the house, which still has its original suite and tiles. …

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