Morpeth Avenue, South Shields

6 bedroom Semi-Detached



  • Beautiful Period Features
  • Substantial Family Home
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • EPC Rating E

Key Fact Sheet


Occupying a prime spot on the corner of Morpeth Avenue and Sunderland Road, this impressive period residence overlooks Readhead Park, where you can find a childrens play area as well as tennis courts and a bowling green.

This generous and appealing home oozes character with period features at every turn, including stunning fireplaces, attractive cornicing and a breath-taking stained glass window.

Alongside the remarkable attributes, this home benefits from a number of modern upgrades such as the Jacuzzi bath, and a “granny annex” to the top floor which makes this home an ideal choice for families with older children.


Composite front door to porch, sash window, dado rail, meter cupboards, wood door to hallway.

Welcoming hallway featuring a period style fireplace, picture rail, dado rail, storage cupboard, radiator, staircase leading to first floor landing.

DINING ROOM – 16’4 x 12’3
Double glazed bay window, double glazed window, picture rail, dado rail, cornice & moulding to ceiling, period style feature fireplace with tiled inset, radiator, double doors to lounge.

LOUNGE – 21’4 x 14’1
Solid fuel period style fire place, with marble effect fire surround, picture rail, dado rail, cornice and mouldings to ceiling, radiator. double glazed door set within bay window giving access to front garden.

Wood fitted kitchen, gas range style cooker within ingle nook, double sink with mixer tap, plumbed for dishwasher, gas fire with wood fire surround, double glazed bay window.

UTILITY ROOM 11’6 x 7’3
Wall and base units, plumbed for washing machine, combi boiler in cupboard, window, composite door to rear yard.

Mains shower, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, tiled walls, heated towel rail, double glazed window.

Stunning stained glass sash window, dado rail, cornice to ceiling, storage cupboard, radiator, stairs to second floor.

BEDROOM – 17’9 x 11’9
Double glazed bay window, double glazed window, radiator.

BEDROOM – 17’4 x 14’2
Two double glazed window, picture rail, cornice to ceiling, fitted wardrobes, radiator.

BEDROOM – 14’2 x 14’0
Two double glazed windows, picture rail, radiator.

BEDROOM – 13’7 x 8’0
Double glazed window, spotlights, radiator.

BATHROOM – 11’4 x 7’3
Double shower cubicle, steam room with multi jet shower and two seats, double ended jacuzzi bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, two double glazed windows, velux window, tiled walls and floor, spotlights, loft access, radiator.


Three double glazed windows, wood effect kitchen units, 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap, plumbed for washing machine, electric hob, electric oven, extractor hood, breakfast bar, laminate wood floor, storage in eaves, radiator.

BEDROOM – 12’5 x 10’9
Double glazed window, cast iron period style fireplace, radiator.

SHOWER ROOM – 10’4 max x 5’9
Shower cubicle with electric shower, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, tiled walls and floor, spotlights, extractor fan.

Velux window, radiator, storage in eaves.

Lawned garden to front with shed.
Yard to the rear with up & over door for off street parking.

This property is for sale by the Modern Method of Auction which is not to be confused with traditional auction. The Modern Method of Auction is a flexible buyer friendly method of purchase. We do not require the purchaser to exchange contracts immediately, but grant 28 days to achieve exchange of contracts from the date the buyers solicitor is in receipt of the draft contracts and a further 28 days thereafter to complete. Allowing the additional time to exchange on the property means interested parties can proceed with traditional residential finance. Upon close of a successful auction or if the vendor accepts an offer during the auction, the buyer will be required to put down a non-refundable Reservation Fee of 3.5% plus VAT (4.2%); to a minimum of £5,000.00 + VAT (£1,000.00) = (£6,000.00) which secures the transaction and takes the property off the market. Fees paid to the Auctioneer may be considered as part of the chargeable consideration for the property and be included in the calculation for stamp duty liability. Further clarification on this must be sought from your legal representative. The buyer will be required to sign an Acknowledgement of Reservation form to confirm acceptance of terms prior to solicitors being instructed. Copies of the Reservation from and all terms and conditions can be found in the Buyer Information Pack which can be downloaded for free from the auction section of our website or requested from our Auction Department. Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed reserve price which is generally no more than 10% in excess of the Starting Bid, both the Starting Bid and reserve price can be subject to change. Terms and conditions apply to the Modern Method of Auction, which is operated by Great North Property Auction powered by iam-sold Ltd. Reservation Fee is in addition to the final negotiated selling price …

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