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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.

Humewood, 16 Argyle Street, Alnmouth, Northumberland

Property gallery: Alnmouth home provides the perfect seaside retreat

This stunning Victorian home in the picturesque Northumberland village of Alnmouth is set over three levels and is full of character

Christine and Chris Dye at their home, The Barn in Chopwell

Property gallery: Barn conversion brings best of both worlds in Chopwell

This semi-rural four-bedroomed barn conversion in Chopwell was designed and created by its current owners

The home of Ralph and Helen Holmes in Sharperton, Northumberland

Property gallery: Northumberland barn conversion is full of history

This spacious barn conversion is steeped in history and is situated close to a Roman road near Rothbury

Val Kirkup's home, The White House in Ryton Village

Property gallery: 18th Century property in Ryton Village is a bit of 'all White'

After 43 living in The White House in Ryton Village, its owner is now looking to move from the Grade II Listed property

The home of Tony and Anne Lapping in Corbridge, Northumberland

Property gallery: Corbridge couples home is a grand design for life

Husband and wife Tony and Anne Lapping have lived in their beautiful country home near the charming village of Corbridge for the past two decades

Joe and Wendy Witherspoon at their home, Rockville in Birtley

Property gallery: Birtley stone-built family home is perfect for families

Built in 1903, this prominent stone-built property in Birtley is the perfect place to raise a family

The home of Maurice and Ruth McNeely in Tweedmouth

Property gallery: Gothic house in Berwick offers a sense of style and history

Intriguing and unusual, this striking nine-bedroomed Gothic house has been a labour of love for husband and wife Maurice and Ruth McNeely

The home of Joyce Thornton in South Shields

Property video and gallery: Victorian pomp and splendour in South Shields

This imposing late-Victorian mansion in South Shields is on the market for the first time in almost 30 years

Lochhaugh Lodge, the home of Ann Contin, in Rowlands Gill which is for sale

Property gallery: One of a kind Rowlands Gill home retains many wartime era features

Built in 1939 using materials from a decommissioned ship on the River Tyne, this attractive period home is one of a kind

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The home of Viz founder Chris Donald

Property gallery: Viz founder Chris Donald's Northumberland home up for sale

Built around 1850, the home of Viz founder Chris Donald is a beautiful country manor in Northumberland

Julie and Dave Jones at their home in Darras Hall

Property gallery: Detached Darras Hall house is a modern family home

This Darras Hall home has been extended, modified and modernised making it perfect for family life

The home of Vickie Wood at Gill Burn in Rowlands Gill

Property gallery: Rowlands Gill home is perfect for entertaining

Set in the semi-rural village of Rowlands Gill, this home is perfect for entertaining and comes with a jacuzzi and beautiful patio area

The home of Sharon Platt, The Willows in Corbridge, which is for sale

Property gallery: Stone-built Corbridge home offers views of Tyne Valley

This beautiful stone-built property in Corbridge combines traditional village charm with quality features and stunning views of the Tyne Valley

Western Way, Darras Hall

Property gallery: Darras Hall family home offers privacy and seclusion

With beautiful views and plenty of space, Louise Robson has treasured memories of this impressively large family home in Newcastle

Homemaker Dream home Lilyburn in High Spen with owner Ann Sleightholme

Homemaker: High Spen dream home has oriental garden and a swimming pool

This impressive detached High Spen home has bags of character and an oriental garden to boot

Geoff Craig with grandchildren Jack and Samantha at his home Orchard Gap at Corbridge, Northumberland

homemaker featured property - 9 August 2014

This Corbridge home was built in 1937 and is a fantastic example of the Arts and Crafts movement of the time

The home of Captain David Pringle and his wife Sarah in Corbridge

homemaker featured property - 2 August 2014

It will be with the fondest farewell that retired sea captain David Pringle and his wife Sarah will wave off their family home of 50 years

The home of Len and Lillian Lawson in Darras Hall

homemaker featured property - 26 July 2014

This contemporary four-bedroom family home has been much improved and updated by owners Len and Lilian Lawson

Rachel Batchelor Homemaker Belsay

Homemaker featured property: Belsay period property oozes rural charm

The charming period property in Belsay, Northumberland, has been her family home for almost 40 years

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