This 14th century castle is situated west of the small bustling fishing town of Stonehaven. The property is close by to the famous clifftop fortress Dunnottar Castle and is within walking distance to the town centre. Stonehaven has a wealth of amenities including the picturesque harbour, beach, open air swimming pool, local shops, golf course and train station. The new Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route is also easily accessible allowing access north and south of the city.
This elegant historic property set over 3 floors has character and warmth throughout. 7 Fetteresso Castle was rebuilt in 2005 and has been sympathetically modernised to provide beautifully appointed living accommodation. Front facing with picturesque grounds and stunning views over the countryside, this property has been decorated to an exceptional standard with freshly decorated neutral coloured tones. This property is a very much loved family home and viewing is highly recommended. The accommodation across three floors has many key features including spacious family living space, sash and case windows allowing natural light into the property, double glazing, oil fired central heating, extensive driveway and seven acres of communal land with grass and woodland, a variety of mature trees and shrubs and children's areas.
The ground floor comprises the welcoming entrance hall, a bright and spacious reception room / dining room, family room, modern family dining kitchen, utility room with extensive storage, and a downstairs WC.
The elegant staircase with high ceilings and feature light fittings leads to the 1st floor comprising a spacious formal living space with period features, open working fireplace and stunning views to the front of the property. The master bedroom with a large walk in dressing area, double fitted wardrobes and modern ensuite is also accessible from the 1st floor. The 2nd floor comprises three further spacious bedrooms, family bathroom and spacious landing with double fitted wardrobes.
The property has a spacious double garage with electricity. The mutual grounds are regularly maintained on an informal basis.
Travelling south from Aberdeen on the A92 for approx 12 miles take the Spurryhillock Industrial Estate exit onto Auchenblae Road. Follow the road for ½ mile and turn right into Broomhill Road. Follow the road for approx ½ mile. After passing Kirktown Garden Centre on your left, just 100m further on you will see the Northwood For Sale Sign on the left beside the black private entrance gate to the castle. Head along the drive for 0.8 miles and the castle entrance is on the left hand side
Fixtures and Fittings
All lighting fittings, window dressings, floor coverings and white goods will form part of the sale
By appointment only, please contact Northwood in the first instance to arrange a viewing. If the office is closed and you wish to arrange a viewing please contact the owners directly on 01569 767673
EPC rating: D.
The front entrance to the property has a one glass panelled solid wooden door leading to a spacious entrance hall with neutral coloured wall coverings, white ceiling, dark wood skirting, tiled floor, window with view to the front of the property, coat and boot area. The 15 glass panel dark wooden door leads to the Reception / Dining Room.
Leading off from the entrance hallway is a bright and airy reception/dining area space with freshly decorated neutral wall coverings, white ceiling and coving, dark wooden skirtings and doors, grey carpet floor covering, double glazed sash and case window with dark wooden window seat with storage, 5 bulb pendant light fitting, smoke alarm, yale alarm panel situated on the wall, white radiator, elegant dark wooden staircase leading to first floor.
Situated at the rear of the reception/dining room. White WC and sink, white radiator, extractor fan, single pendant light fitting, green wallcoverings, white ceiling, peach and cream tiled flooring.
A 15 glass panel wooden door leads from the reception/dining room to the peaceful family room, bright and airy front facing room with views over the countryside, neutral wall coverings, white ceiling and coving, dark wooden skirting, light wooden flooring, double glazed sash and case windows, wooden curtain pole / curtains, 4 bulb pendant, 6 ceiling spotlights, white radiator.
Wooden door leading from the family room into a generously portioned modern dining kitchen, with double glazed sash and case windows, beautiful countryside views, walnut fully fitted kitchen with grey and burgundy tiling, walnut fitted island with storage and shelving, built in Neff hob, oven and microwave, Neff cooker hood above hob, integrated Siemens dishwasher, free standing Bosh fridge/freezer, built in drinks cabinet with storage, built in Zanussi fridge, neutral wall coverings, white ceiling and dark wooden skirting, grey ceramic floor tiles, 16 ceiling spotlights, smoke alarm, white radiator.
Utility room accessed from the kitchen, white/grey fitted units with burgundy tiling, neutral coloured wall coverings with white ceiling, grey tiled flooring, Zanussi washing machine and tumble dryer, extractor fan, white radiator, pendant light fitting, large walk in pantry and pulley clothes dryer.
This elegant stairwell is a key feature of the property with neutral wall coverings, white high ceiling, dark wooden skirting, dark wooden feature dado railing, 4 bulb pendant light fitting on first landing, and 5 bulb pendant light fitting on 2nd landing.
This bright and spacious room is accessed from the first floor landing through an open archway. Neutral wall coverings, dark wooden skirting, white ceiling and coving, decorative feature fireplace, marble hearth with open fire, double glazed sash and case windows with views to the front of the property and beautiful countryside, white radiator, 5 bulb pendant light fitting.
This spacious master bedroom with exclusive dressing area is accessed from the first floor. Neutral wall coverings, white ceiling and coving, cream carpet, two double glazed sash and case windows with roman blinds, walk in dressing area with large double wardrobe, 5 bulb pendant light fitting.
Master ensuite with neutral wall coverings, white ceiling, terracotta ceramic floor tiles, white WC and sink with cream fitted units, mira power shower with double tray, modern white tiled mosaic tiling, white towel rail, extractor fan, 3 ceiling spotlights
Bright L-shaped hall, neutral wall coverings, white ceilings and coving, with dark wooden skirting, gray carpet, large walk in double wardrobe with dark wooden doors, single cupboard with hot water tank, two 5 bulb pendant light fittings, smoke alarm, access hatch to the spacious loft with partial flooring.
Bright and spacious bedroom with sash and case double glazed single window over looking the countryside, neutral wall coverings, white ceiling, dark wooden skirting, cream carpet, chrome curtain rail with curtain dressing, 3 bulb pendant light fitting, white radiator.
Bright and spacious bedroom with sash and case double glazed single window over looking the countryside, neutral wall coverings, white ceiling, dark wooden skirting, cream carpet, beige patterned roman blind, 3 bulb pendant light fitting, white radiator.
Bright and spacious bedroom with sash and case double glazed double window looking out to the countryside, built in wardrobe with dark wooden door, neutral wall coverings with a black and silver feature wall, white ceiling, dark wooden skirting, chrome curtain pole and curtain dressing, 5 bulb pendant light fitting, white radiator.
Spacious family bathroom, neutral wall coverings, white ceiling, navy and white tiled flooring, mira power shower over corner bath with glass shower screen, white WC and sink with navy and white tiled splash back, white towel rail, single white pendant light fitting, extractor fan, fitted medicine cupboard, shaving light.
This double garage and workshop is situated 200 metres from the property with double wooden doors, concrete painted flooring, strip lighting, wooden open rafters, workbench, shelving, electricity.
This front facing property has stunning views over the countryside and is within walking distance to Stonehaven town centre. The castle grounds are divided into exclusive and common ownership. The grounds are laid in formal lawns to the front with a wide variety of mature trees and shrubs. The remainder is mostly an area of mature woodland, magnificent rhododendron bushes and children's play areas. The mutual areas are well maintained on an informal basis. The grounds provide an ideal space for a family to enjoy the outdoors. There is a well maintained patio area exclusive to the front of the property. It provides a peaceful setting to relax and enjoy the outdoors.