This newly built Colonial style mansion is located at 66 Runnymede Road in Ponteland, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England. It is situated on 3 acres and has rolling lawned gardens at the rear of the house that connect onto the River Pont, where there is a beautiful bridge leading to the adjacent woodland. The entrance of the stately house has wo sets of electrically operated large wooden gates leading into the private courtyard and the majestic six stone pillared portico which surrounds its entrance. The house has a nine car garage with electrically operated triple doors, and a staircase that leads beneath the internal lower ground floor accommodation. It took an impressive 5 years to build and features approximately 21,000 square feet of living space with an elevator servicing all floors. The ground floor features a 2-story foyer with sweeping staircase and stainless steel banister, formal living and dining rooms, gourmet kitchen with wine room, breakfast room and a family room. The 1st floor features a large master suite with his-and-hers bathrooms plus two additional bedroom suites with studies. The 2nd floor features two jack-and-jill bedrooms suites. The lower level features an impressive 2-story swimming pool with mezzanine level, a gym, plant room, billiards/game room and a sunroom. It is listed at £5,950,000 or $9,470,615.

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