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Rural County Durham Cottage

A holiday cottage in County Durham, England

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From £434.00 per week at

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This is one of four stunning and spacious properties nestling in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and set on a working farm close to the North Pennines.

Families can enjoy nearby attractions including Hall Hill Farm, Alnwick Castle, Diggerland and Beamish Open Air Museum. Anglers can try Waskerley and Derwent Reservoirs. There are plenty of beautiful routes for keen cyclists, adventurous hikers, peaceful strollers and dog walkers. You could enjoy a luxurious relaxing spa treatment at Slaley Hall, while golfers can take a round at their prestigious 18 hole course. Those seeking a more relaxing break can sample local produce at the nearby Knitsley Farm Shop, Wheelbirks Jersey ice cream farm and Bywell smokery. Venturing further afield, you could take a trip to Northumberland National Park, Hadrian’s Wall, or the Yorkshire Dales. The historic cathedral city of Durham is just fifteen miles away.

On entering this attractive and elegant property you will find a hallway with space to kick off your boots, there is also a ground floor W/C. Heading off the hall you will find yourself in the cosy and welcoming open-plan lounge/diner. The stylishly furnished lounge is ideal for relaxing in, complete with traditional wood burner and TV/DVD. There’s a charming dining area, allowing you to dine in style. Exploring this lovely property further, you will find the attractive kitchen is fully equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave and breakfast table with patio doors leading out to a seating area with delightful countryside views. Going upstairs to the first floor you will find three comfy bedrooms. There’s a double (zip-and-link which can be made into a twin on request) with en-suite shower room with WC, a king-size room with en-suite bathroom with shower over the bath and WC, and a king-size room with an en-suite shower room with WC.

Moving outside, you will find a large shared courtyard and you can relax in the gardens with private seating area. In addition, guided wildlife walks with a local expert can be arranged by prior arrangement with the owner, as can clay pigeon shooting, subject to availability. There is also an enclosed store room for bikes.  

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: 6
  • Changeover day: Friday
  • Star rating: 4
  • Complex of properties
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Internet access
  • Working farm
  • Fishing onsite / nearby
  • Family friendly
  • Cottage
  • Towels included
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair available

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