WE found five of the most expensive homes for sale on Rightmove, which are located within a 10-mile radius of Hexham.

Acomb House, The Green, Hexham

The detached nine-bedroom home is on the market for £2,900,000.

Hexham Courant: The kitchen at Acomb HouseThe kitchen at Acomb House (Image: Rightmove)

Rightmove's website said: "An extraordinary Grade ll listed country residence, nestled within the picturesque surroundings, this expansive estate offers a truly remarked opportunity for those seeking an unparalleled combination of grandeur, privacy and natural beauty.

Hexham Courant: The garden at Acomb HouseThe garden at Acomb House (Image: Rightmove)

The property has origins dating back to the 17th Century, with the main Georgian façade having been added in 1737.

2 The Woodside, Sandy Bank, Riding Mill property is selling for £1,650,000.

A seven-bedroom and four-bathroom home, it is described as a 'substantial, handsome and spacious house'.

Hexham Courant: Dining room at Woodside Dining room at Woodside (Image: Rightmove)

The south Edwardian part of the property dates back to 1901 while the northern part was created by the owners in 2007-2008.

Hexham Courant: The walk in shower at WoodsideThe walk in shower at Woodside (Image: Rightmove)

The Courtyard, Ingoe detached property is on the market for £1,595,000.

The five-bedroom stone-built home offers a two-bedroom annexe, plus stables, extensive grounds and an arena.

Hexham Courant: The kitchen at The CourtyardThe kitchen at The Courtyard (Image: Rightmove)

The main bedroom has a dressing room and an en-suite bathroom.

Outbuildings include a hay barn, a field shelter, and a stable and garaging block, providing more than 1,500 of floor space.

"The house provides more than 4,000 square feet of beautifully appointed accommodation, much of which has vaulted ceilings with exposed timber beams," Rightmove said.

4 At Stamfordham Road, Eachwick, this impressive five-bedroom property named Oakfield Lodge is on the market for £1,450,000.

Hexham Courant: Living space at Stamfordham RoadLiving space at Stamfordham Road (Image: Rightmove)

Rightmove said: "Extended and largely rebuilt to a particularly high standard, this stunning and individual property offers exceptional accommodation for the discerning family purchaser."

Hexham Courant: Outside spaceOutside space (Image: Rightmove)

There is a triple garage, snug, study and utility rooms along with a bar and balcony.

5 On the market for £1,250,000, Barmoor, a semi-detached five-bedroom Victorian property in Corbridge, was built circa 1895.

Hexham Courant: Living space in Barmoor, CorbridgeLiving space in Barmoor, Corbridge (Image: Rightmove)

"This beautifully presented property benefits from spacious and versatile accommodation full of charm and character with well-proportioned rooms enjoying features such as high ceilings, double-glazed sash windows, decorative coving and feature fireplaces," Rightmove said. "The property boasts lovely gardens and open countryside views to the front."

Hexham Courant: Outside space at BarmoorOutside space at Barmoor (Image: Rightmove)