Gallowlaw, Wooler, Northumberland, NE71

5 Bed House - Detached  For Sale

Reception Rooms: 4 | Bedrooms: 5 | Bathrooms: 3

O.I.R.O £475,000

We are delighted to offer for sale this magnificent five bedroom detached dormer bungalow, which is set within beautiful private and secluded gardens extending to approximately 1.15 acres. Westone is located on the outskirts of Wooler within the exclusive Gallowlaw area and it has superb open southerly views of the surrounding countryside and Cheviot Hills. This impressive family home has been stylishly redesigned and extended by the current owner, with great attention to detail to take advantage of the views and has created contemporary modern living, with all the facilities that you would expect in a modern house today, with a twist of character. Due to the design and location, Westone would make a stunning bed and breakfast establishment.

The accommodation comprises of a large sun lounge with full length windows overlooking the gardens and countryside, a top of the range kitchen/diner with modern units and integrated appliances, a sitting room with an inglenook fireplace with a multi-fuel stove, a snug and an office which could be used as an extra bedroom. Also on the ground floor is a useful utility room, a luxury bathroom and three double bedrooms, one with en suite facilities. On the first level are the two main bedrooms with open views over the gardens and surrounding countryside and both have walk-in wardrobes. Also on this level is a family bathroom, with a luxury modern four piece suite. The property benefits from full double glazing and oil fired central heating/ underfloor heating.
Ample parking on a driveway in front of the large double garage, a superb feature of a large multi-purpose shed, which offers excellent storage and would be ideal as a workshop. Also outside is a utility room, numerous garden sheds and a summerhouse. Magnificent gardens surrounding the property on all sides, which creates privacy. They are mainly laid to informal lawns, flowerbeds and shrubberies, bounded by a small wood, hedging and fences.
Viewing is highly recommended.
  • Entrance Porch & Hall
  • Sun Lounge & Snug
  • Office/Bedroom 6
  • Kitchen/Dining Area
  • Utility Room
  • 5 Bedrooms (one en-suite)
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Outside Wash House
  • Double Garage & Off Road Parking, Shed & Gardens
  • DG & Oil CH


Nestling at foot of the Cheviot Hills, Wooler is a perfect location for hill walking. With a population of around 2000, the town is well served with two supermarkets, public houses, restaurants, caf├ęs, churches and a medical centre. It has sporting facilities including a golf course, football, cricket and bowling clubs. Wooler is 16 miles from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Alnwick and Bamburgh where there is a stunning beach and coastline. The nearest railway station is in Berwick-upon-Tweed and airport is Newcastle-upon-Tyne, some 46 miles away.

Entrance Porch

13'1 x 8'1 (3.99m x 2.46m)
Partially glazed entrance door giving access to the porch, which has a quarry tiled floor. There are windows on three sides of the porch overlooking the front garden and a cloaks hanging area. Pine panelled ceiling with inset spot lights. Four power points. Glazed door to the entrance hall.

Entrance Hall

With solid oak flooring and an attractive oak staircase to the first floor landing, the hall has a central heating radiator with a heater cover and four power points.

Sun Lounge

24'8 x 16'9 (7.52m x 5.11m)
Sun Lounge
A spacious dual aspect reception room, with triple full length windows to the front and side of the property taking advantage of the views over the gardens and surrounding countryside. Double patio doors to the front garden. Television point, eight power points and inset ceiling spot lights. Underfloor heating Fifteen pane doors to the kitchen and snug.


12'11 x 12'4 (3.94m x 3.76m)
With solid oak flooring the snug has a multifunctional use, it has a central heating radiator and inset ceiling spot lights. Four power points.

Office/Bedroom 6

11'5 x 11'6 (3.48m x 3.51m)
Currently being used as an office, however, it could be used as an extra bedroom if required, the office has a double window to the side, a built-in bookcase and inset ceiling spot lights. Central heating radiator, a television point, telephone point and twelve power points.

Sitting Room

20'6 x 12'2 (6.25m x 3.71m)
A well proportioned reception room, with an attractive inglenook fireplace with a pine surround and large multi-fuel stove. Two double windows to the front of the property and two windows to the side. Built-in shelved recess. Central heating radiator, a telephone point, television point, ten power points and inset ceiling spot lights.

Kitchen/Dining Area

26'9 x 12'9 (8.15m x 3.89m)
Kitchen/Dining Area
A well appointed kitchen with ample space for a kitchen table and chairs, the dining area has two double windows overlooking the rear garden and surrounding countryside. The kitchen is fitted with a top quality range of cream wall and floor kitchen units, which includes a central workstation with a one and half bowl sink and drainer. The units have solid beech worktop surfaces. Built-in Neff double oven, microwave oven, four ring ceramic hob with cooker hood above. Plumbing for a dish washing machine and space for an American fridge freezer. Central heating radiator and underfloor heating. Inset ceiling spot lights, a television point and sixteen power points. Door to the utility room.

Utility Room

13' x 10'3 (3.96m x 3.12m)
With useful built-in storage cupboards, one with a double stainless steel sink. Plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Double window to the side and rear of the house. Glazed entrance door to the side. Underfloor heating. Six power points.

Bedroom 4

15'3 x 10'1 (4.65m x 3.07m)
A double bedroom with stripped pine flooring and a double window to the front with central heating radiator below. Four power points.

Bedroom 3

12'1 x 13'3 (3.68m x 4.04m)
A double bedroom with two double windows to the front. Central heating radiator. Television point and eight power points.

En-Suite Shower Room

6'1 x 5'8 (1.85m x 1.73m)
Fitted with a modern white three piece suite, which includes a corner shower cubicle, a wash hand basin and a toilet. Frosted double window to the front with a central heating radiator below.

Bedroom 5

10' x 10'6 (3.05m x 3.20m)
Another double bedroom with a large picture window to the rear with views over the garden. Central heating radiator. Television point and four power points.


13'2 x 9'8 (4.01m x 2.95m)
A luxury four piece modern bathroom suite with tiled flooring and walls, this includes a roll top freestanding bath, a double shower cubicle, low level toilet and a wash hand basin, mirror with concealed lighting and a double shaver socket above. Useful built-in storage cupboards. Frosted window to the side. Central heating radiator and a heated towel rail. Electric underfloor heating.

First Floor Landing

25'10 x 14'3 (7.87m x 4.34m)
Large walk-in airing cupboard housing the hot water tank and a separate walk-in storage cupboard. Central heating radiator. Four power points.

Bedroom 1

25'4 x 18'8 (7.72m x 5.69m)
Bedroom 1
A striking double bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe offering superb storage. Triple window to the rear and a velux window to the side with excellent open views of the surrounding countryside. Access to extra storage in the eaves. Two central heating radiators. Television and telephone points. Fourteen power points.

Bedroom 2

25'4 x 20'4 (7.72m x 6.20m)
Bedroom 2
Another impressive double bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe. Triple window to the rear and a velux to the side enjoying countryside views. Access to eaves storage areas. Two central heating radiators. Fourteen power points.


13'3 x 10'4 (4.04m x 3.15m)
Fitted with a modern white four piece suite, which includes a shower cubicle, toilet, bath and a wash hand basin with vanity unit below and a tilt mirror above. Heated towel rail. Velux window to the rear.

Outside Wash House

12'2 x 6'3 (3.71m x 1.91m)
Housing the central heating boiler and contains storage cupboards and a stainless steel sink and drainer. Four power points.

Double Garage

With two double doors to the front, access door to the rear and a window to the side.


30'7 x 17'8 (9.32m x 5.38m)
A superb multi-purpose shed which offers excellent storage and would make an ideal workshop. There is a fuel store to the side.


Two sets of double wrought iron gates giving access to a red chipped driveway. Extensive gardens surrounding the property on all sides, which are mainly laid to informal lawns with shrubberies and flowerbeds. There is a patio area with summerhouse, a mature wood and three timber sheds with dog run. The grounds extend to approximately 1.15 acre. Security lighting around the outside of the property, there is a water tap and outside electric.

General Information

Full oil fired central heating. Underfloor heating in kitchen, sunroom and utility room.
Full double glazing
All fitted floor coverings are included in the sale.
All mains services are connected except gas.
Drainage to a septic tank.
Council tax band E.
Energy Rating D




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25 High Street,
Northumberland. NE71 6BU

Tel: 01668 281819