Allenheads, Hexham

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
A semi-detached Grade II Listed property, formerly the village Post Office, is offered to the market for sale with full residential use. The property provides a blank canvas to a purchaser and is in need of full renovation with no kitchen or bathroom facilities at present. No onward chain. EPC (EER) G 2.

Situation & Amenities

The Old Post Office is located in the centre of Allenheads village. The village lies at the head of the East Allen valley, approximately 18 miles by road from Hexham, 31 miles from Durham, 41 miles from Newcastle and 40 miles from Darlington. In Allenheads there is a local Tea Room and Public House. There is a regular bus service into Hexham where main bus and train lines can be accessed. Allenheads is located on the main coast to coast cycle route.


Door to the entrance vestibule.

Entrance Vestibule

Door to the first reception room.

Reception Room One

4.59m x 3.98m

With open fire and window to the front aspect. Doors through to kitchen second reception room.

Reception Room Two

4.60m x 5.14m

With potential for multi-fuel stove and windows to dual aspects.


2.22m x 4.06m

Staircase to the first floor and opening through to an inner hallway.


2.12m x 3.89m

To the rear aspect with half window.

First Floor Landing

With access off to two double bedrooms to the front elevation, bathroom and two smaller rooms to the rear elevation.

Bedroom One

4.56m x 4.44m (max)

To the front with window.

Bedroom Two

2.99m x 4.13m

To the front with window.

Bedroom Three

2.10m x 3.99m (max)

To the rear elevation with window and velux. With low ceiling and stair bulkhead limiting its use.

Bedroom Four

2.18m x 3.85m

To the rear elevation with half window and velux. With low ceiling limiting its use.


Potential for a bathroom.


The property is set back behind a low maintenance forecourt. To the rear, there is a yard area.


Mains electricity. Drainage is to a shared septic tank. Water is from a shared private spring supply with an annual charge and a contribution to maintenance costs.


The property is believed to be offered freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Local Authority

Northumberland County Council Tel: 0345 600 6400.

Council Tax

For Council Tax purposes the property is banded B.


Strictly by appointment via GSC Grays.


Particulars written and photographs taken July 2019.

Disclaimer Notice

GSC Grays gives notice that:

1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

4. Any plan is for guidance only and is not drawn to scale. All dimensions, shapes, and compass bearings are approximate and should not be relied upon without checking them first.

5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

6. Please discuss with us any aspects that are important to you prior to travelling to the property.

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