Escape from it all in this tranquil and secluded location, this beautifully renovated cottage offers charming accommodation in a peaceful rural setting with great access to the open countryside.
Set within 100 acres of fields and woodland, this property enjoys panoramic views over the surrounding countryside. The immediate grounds have plenty to offer, from a picturesque 14th century chapel filled with myths and legends to a private mile stretch of fishing on the River Derwent, not to mention a fantastic selection of walking, cycling and bird watching opportunities. Rowlands Gill is less than half a mile away, offering a good range of shops, newsagents, restaurants and takeaways, while the nearest pub is located one mile away in Burnopfield. For a day out with a difference, experience the Beamish open-air museum, which is set within 300 acres of County Durham countryside, or head to nearby Newcastle for some retail therapy. Whether exploring by bike, foot or car this cottage offers it all.
Renovated to a high standard, this stone-built barn provides a homely sanctuary in a unique setting. Prepare tasty meals in the traditional kitchen, which offers ample workspace, a sociable breakfast barn and a door leading out to the garden. The lounge/diner next door is a cosy and welcoming room with a dining table, roaring wood burner, large comfortable sofa, TV/DVD. Here, you will also find a good selection of books and games for relaxing evenings in. Also, on the ground floor is the master double bedroom, which features a TV, dressing table, plenty of storage space and fabulous views across the garden and towards the Derwent Valley. There is a tiled family bathroom seperate shower. Stairs lead up to a mezzanine level where a charming dorm room is located in the eaves, featuring three single beds, exposed beams and Velux windows.
Outside, a beautiful lawn and patio area with table and chairs is surrounded by lush woodland, perfect for al fresco meals accompanied by birdsong. There is off-road parking for two cars to the front of the property.
Please note there is a refundable £100 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.