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Rural County Durham Cottage

A holiday cottage in County Durham, England

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From £577.00 per week at

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This fantastically spacious, modern barn conversion is surrounded by rolling countryside of the North Pennines, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Enjoying a delightful setting on the owners’ working farm this property is great for a getaway. Kick back and relax, while away the hours in this beautiful barn, taking advantage of the hot tub and taking short trips out to sample local produce from the nearby farm shops, Jersey ice cream parlours and smokeries. Or create an action-packed holiday enjoying cycling, walking or touring The Pennines, Northumberland or Coast. Perfectly located for trips to Northumberland National Park, Hadrians’ Wall, Yorkshire Dales and Cumbria. 15 miles to the historic Cathedral City of Durham and under 25 mile to Metro Centre and Newcastle for the shoppers amongst you. Ask the owner about guided wildlife walks and clay pigeon shooting!

Approaching the cottages along the private farm track and into the large courtyard and opening the door to your home from home for your stay, in to stone floor entrance area with room to kick of your boots and hang your coats. There is a w/c in the entrance for convenience. To the right there is a sociable living/ dining area, enjoying space in abundance. Bring everyone together around the dining table to enjoy your evening meal and then gather around the roaring fire for a good board game, catch up on your TV or a sing song around the piano. Heading back to the entrance hall and through to the large breakfasting kitchen, wonderfully equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher and microwave. From here you can open the patio doors and gaze out to the surrounding wildlife. The stairs also lead from the entrance hall and up to the bedrooms and bathrooms. All bedrooms have been beautifully decorated and furnished with sympathetic design. Each with flat screen TV/DVD’s, there is a family room with king-size zip and link and additional single bed with an en-suite shower room with w/c. There is also a further king-size leading to en-suite with shower over bath and w/c and a king-size with en-suite and w/c.

You can step out from the kitchen into shared garden area with seating, heading to the right, on the gable end of the cottage you will find your very own private enclosed patio area with seating and pretty lighting and not to mention eco-friendly wood fired hot tub to soak in!!

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

Property Name: Rural County Durham Cottage

County: County Durham

Country: England

Distance to Coast: approximately 21 miles

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  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Sleeps: 7
  • Changeover day: Friday
  • Star rating: 4
  • Complex of properties
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Hot tub
  • Internet access
  • Working farm
  • Fishing onsite / nearby
  • Family friendly
  • Cottage
  • Towels included
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair available

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