Breathtaking views over North Tynedale and Redesdale, plus gardens and woodland make this property a desirable proposition.

Throw in a paddock, bothy and extensive range of stone outbuildings and you’ll see that Buteland House, which is set around a courtyard, would be the perfect home for a country lover.

The substantial stone-built detached house is in an elevated position with captivating panoramic views and sitting in a plot of just over two and a half acres.

The main house has an entrance hall which doubles as a living room, three further reception rooms, all with feature fireplaces, and a study. The farmhouse-style kitchen has a dual aspect over the south and there is a pantry adjacent to a cold store.

Two arches from the rear of the kitchen lead to a lobby with a door to the rear entrance and cloakroom while a utility/boiler room completes the ground floor.

Upstairs the landing provides access to four double bedrooms, the master with a dual aspect and two double door wardrobes.

The second bedroom has windows on two sides overlooking the courtyard and woodland and a deep wardrobe cupboard and the remaining two bedrooms also have delightful views.

The three-piece family bathroom is complemented by a separate refitted modern shower room .

The house has two useful store rooms next to each other and accessed from the office.

The bothy, meanwhile, is a single-storey stone-built dwelling on the north side of the courtyard with an enchanting cottage garden enclosed with natural stone walls.

It has a living kitchen, two/three bedrooms and a shower room.

Externally the large grounds and gardens surround Buteland House on all sides and contain a series of store rooms including the main garage with its three stone arches.

Buteland House, near Redesmouth, Bellingham, is for sale at £595,000 from Foster Maddison, tel. 01434 605441.