Durham (12mls NW), County Durham


An abundance of activities and days out can be found at nearby attractions including Alnwick Castle and Beamish Open Air Museum. Anglers have a choice of fishing spots at Waskerley and Derwent Reservoirs and there are numerous routes for cyclists hikers peaceful strollers and dog walkers. You can enjoy a luxurious relaxing spa treatment at Slaley Hall or play a round of golf at their prestigious 18 hole course. Those seeking a more relaxing break can enjoy a visit to the nearby Knitsley Farm Shop Wheelbirks Jersey ice cream farm or Bywell smokery. The cathedral city of Durham is 15 miles away. You can also take trips to Northumberland National Park Hadrian s Wall or the Yorkshire Dales. On entering this lovely spacious cottage you will find yourself in the welcoming and bright open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. Delightfully furnished and with a traditional wood burner and TV/DVD the cosy lounge is ideal for relaxing in. There s a stylish dining area and a kitchen fully equipped with electric oven and hob fridge/freezer washer/dryer dishwasher and microwave. You will also find a ground-floor WC. There is an enclosed store room for bikes. Going upstairs you will find two cosy bedrooms each with TV/DVD and en-suite bathrooms with shower over the bath and WC. There s a double room (zip-and-link which can be made into a twin on request) and a comfy king-size room. S tepping outside there s large courtyard which is shared with the other properties on-site and there s also a garden with private seating area for you to relax in. Also guided wildlife walks with a local expert can be arranged by prior arrangement with the owner. Clay pigeon shooting may also be available by prior arrangement with owner subject to availability.

Accommodation Overview

Sleeps: 4

Bedrooms: 2

Pets: 0

Arrival Day: Fri


  • Complex of properties
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Working farm
  • Fishing onsite / nearby
  • Family friendly
  • Towels included
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair available

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