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The Journal Homemaker bring you all the latest home news from across the North East. Read the latest home stories, features and property listings from Tyne and Wear, Northumberland and County Durham.

The home of Terry and Barbara Roberts in Sunderland

homemaker featured property - 12 April 2014

With panoramic views from the top of a bell tower, this former parish church has been the perfect place to live for Terry and Barbara Roberts

The home of Linda Scarr in Red House Farm, Whitley Bay

homemaker featured property - 5 April 2014

Something truly unique is what Linda Scarr had in mind when she designed her own home almost 30 years ago

Willow Lodge in Hexham

homemaker featured property - 29 March 2014

Set in private gardens stretching half an acre, this spectacular family home offers a mix of the modern and the traditional

The home of Peter and Lucy Lockton on Darras Road, Darras Hall

homemaker featured property - 22 March 2014

This beautiful house in Darras Hall has come on the market after having been home to Lucy and Peter Lockton for 15 years

Pawston Birks Farm, Pawston Road, High Spen, Rowlands Gill

homemaker featured property - 15 March 2014

A Grade II listed home in Rowlands Gill which dates back to around 1600 has come onto the market

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Heather and Derek Neil at their home in Gosforth

homemaker featured property - 15 February 2014

Fancy some fine living close to Newcastle City Centre? This beautiful Gosforth home could be for you

Ruth Finn at Oakpool farm, Allendale, Northumberland

homemaker featured property - 8 February 2014

This former bastle house in Allendale is steeped in history having been built around 1550 by Thomas Wilson

Sue Sage at her home in North Side, Birtley

homemaker featured property - 25 January 2014

Positioned in Northside, Birtley, the spacious home of Sue Sage could prove ideal for families with young children

12 Peile Park, Shotley Bridge

homemaker featured property - 18 January 2014

Set in a cul de sac location, this home in Peile Park, Shotley Bridge, offers stunning views over the Derwent Valley

Coppy Lodge at Beamish, County Durham

homemaker featured property - 11 January 2014

From humble beginnings as a two-bedroom cottage, Coppy Lodge became a seven-bedroom guest-house and is now a family home

Farm Cottage, Thropton

homemaker featured property - 14 December 2013

Joan and Allen Telford's characterful family home in Thropton is being sold at Pattinson’s auction at a starting bid of £320,000

The home of Kristy Bibby, at East Mill, Morpeth

homemaker featured property - 7 December 2013

Looking for a home with the perfect blend of old and new? Then look no further as this Grade II listed conversion is perfect

Eve Kean at her home in Bellingham

homemaker featured property - 30 November 2013

Being part of a close-knit community was an important factor when Eve and Bruce Kean chose to move to the North East around 13 years ago

homemaker featured property - 16 November 2013

Creating a home that would make a statement was high on the agenda when Kathleen du Fosse moved into Darras Hall, in Northumberland,12 years ago

homemaker featured property - 9 November 2013

This 1960s three-bedroom bungalow has been transformed into a stunning contemporary four-bedroom family home

homemaker featured property - 2 November 2013

Stables, a tennis court, triple garage - this stunning countryside manor has it all and much, much more

homemaker featured property - 26 October 2013

With more than 200 years of history packed into its four walls, there’s more than meets the eye to this former granary

homemaker featured property - 19 October 2013

This stunning village home would suit a range of buyers, but offers an ideal space for families

homemaker featured property - 12 October 2013

Len and Sandra McClusky's imposing Darras Hall home is this week's featured property


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