In the heart of the Northumberland countryside, tucked away in a small private setting is this handsome farmhouse, set within an exclusive development of 12 luxury barn conversions, 3 miles from Warkworth Village, 4 miles from the coast.
Combining the best of history and craftsmanship with the freshness and thrill of the new. Elegant attention to detail, comfort and that little extra something, make this home unique. Wind back the clock to a more carefree lifestyle, a simpler time, for perfect relaxed, convivial times for you, your family and friends. Books and games, dog basket and bowl, a home for your happy family.Old-fashioned, traditional charm blends with forward-looking design. An all-encompassing style with a smart contemporary edge. Early morning mists and pristine hills; your love affair with the outdoors begins, quite literally, on your doorstep. Wake up every morning and think, “what went right?”
Perfectly placed between meadows and the surf, we bring you Cavil Head Farm, a private collection of 12 beautifully restored farm buildings, flawlessly renovated and bursting with style and charm. Each barn has been carefully designed, adding contemporary twists to their already unique character. The developer, Warkworth Farms, have paid homage to the humble agricultural beginnings of this farm by retaining the natural integrity and rustic charm and incorporating the use of new, natural materials within a traditional framework. No expense has been spared in each of these special homes, there are plenty of luxurious fixtures and fittings as standard here. Countryside devotees and urban folk alike will find this stylish farm steading hard to resist. The balance between contemporary style and the patina and charm of age is celebrated in this luxury collection of 12 beautiful homes. Delicately contemporary, yet still very much tied into the whole barn aesthetic.
Cavil Head Farm is nestled in the stunning Northumberland countryside, in a sleepy hamlet on the fringe of Acklington, the gentle peppering of traditional stone buildings have hardly changed since the last cows were milked in them. This former farm, is a couple of fields away from Morwick Dairy in Warkworth, a working dairy farm and ice cream parlour with an award-winning dairy herd. With country walks right from your doorstep, or just a short drive to the iconic Northumberland Heritage Coast with 64 miles of the finest stretches of golden sand and historic castles dotted along the route, this location is just about as perfect as the country dream home could be. The site is due to be finished July 2016.
Specification and internal finishes
Not only are the construction features of this home aesthetically pleasing but are of the highest quality. The walls are traditional sandstone, the roof’s are traditional natural slate with black cast iron styled gutters and down pipes. Windows are all high quality “A” rated timber framed double glazed with long term guarantees. Natural mains gas Worcester central heating system with underfloor heating to the ground floor, contemporary designer radiators on the first floors. Solid oak staircases with glass balustrades and solid oak handrails to the two storey properties.
Natural stone floors to the hallway, ground floor WC and kitchen. High quality engineered timber floors to the reception rooms, quality fitted carpets to the first floor bedrooms. Bespoke, luxury, hand painted in frame kitchens with high quality integrated appliances, including a Rangemaster oven and gas hob, American style fridge freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher. Separate kitchen island with natural granite counter top, integrated wine cooler and additional matching kitchen cabinets. Natural granite counter tops to all kitchens.
Oak internal doors with pewter door furniture, cast iron log burning stoves set on stone hearths to the main living area. Individually designed, luxury bathrooms and wet rooms featuring high quality ceramic tiles, designer radiators and bathroom fittings.
Large rear gardens to most properties with beautiful rural views, plus parking for 4 vehicles per house. Cavil Head Farm is a private, gated development with individual video entrance system to each property.
THE FARMHOUSE IS NOW SOLD – for the room sizes and layouts, please consult the floor plan provided.