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Views towards this wonderful cottage
Relax in the lovely stylish lounge area
Spacious kitchen area with dining area perfect to enjoy romantic meals together
Bespoke well-equipped kitchen, an ideal place to cook up a storm
Stylish and spacious open-plan space with ample storge space
Comfy sofa which doubles as a sofa bed
Relax in the stylish surroundings
Wonderful spacious bedroom
Relax on the comfy double bed
Amazing Juliet balcony
Enjoy the fantastic views
Wonderful attention to detail
Relax in style
Leading through to the lovely en-suite shower room
Enjoy a refeshing shower
Perfect place to enjoy a morning coffee
1 / 16  Views towards this wonderful cottage
2 / 16  Relax in the lovely stylish lounge area
3 / 16  Spacious kitchen area with dining area perfect to enjoy romantic meals together
4 / 16  Bespoke well-equipped kitchen, an ideal place to cook up a storm
5 / 16  Stylish and spacious open-plan space with ample storge space
6 / 16  Comfy sofa which doubles as a sofa bed
7 / 16  Relax in the stylish surroundings
8 / 16  Wonderful spacious bedroom
9 / 16  Relax on the comfy double bed
10 / 16  Amazing Juliet balcony
11 / 16  Enjoy the fantastic views
12 / 16  Wonderful attention to detail
13 / 16  Relax in style
14 / 16  Leading through to the lovely en-suite shower room
15 / 16  Enjoy a refeshing shower
16 / 16  Perfect place to enjoy a morning coffee

Pennines Curlew Cottage

Durham (10mls W), County Durham
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Internet access
Working farm
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Enjoy a cosy romantic escape to this wonderful contemporary stylish barn conversion in an idyllic location
  • Nested in the North Pennines, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Fantastic walking and cycling routes available from the property including the Waskerley Way 
  • Visit Beamish open-air museum, Killhope and Bowes museums, Diggerland and Raby Castle
  • Easy reach of the World Heritage site of Hadrian’s Wall, the largest Roman monument in Europe
  • Within touring distance of the historic cathedral city of Durham and the vibrant city of Newcastle
Property code: 76615

Get away from it all to this cosy, romantic and stylish retreat. Located in a splendid rural area on a 110-acre working farm, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty of the mystical North Pennines.

Nestled in an idyllic rural position on a working beef and sheep grassland farm. The farm is perfectly positioned in the North Pennines, idea for all outdoor pursuits and is located directly on the coast to coast famous Waskerley Way. Golfers can enjoy an array of local courses including the renowned course at Slaley Hall, and fisherman will be delighted with the nearby Waskerley and Derwent Reservoirs. Visit the nearby medieval village of Blanchland, explore the World Heritage site of Hadrian’s Wall or travel a little further afield and visit the historic towns of Hexham, Corbridge or the stunning heritage coastline.

Entering this wonderful contemporary barn conversion into the light and bright open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. Relax on the spacious comfy sofa after a day out exploring this Area of Outstanding natural beauty and perhaps enjoy a great movie or catch up with your favourite TV programme. The well-equipped bespoke kitchen is the perfect place to cook up a storm with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and a handy washing machine. Enjoy romantic meals together with ample dining space and comfy bar stools. Heading up the stairs to the first floor with quirky LED lighting, you are met with the wonderful spacious double bedroom with ample storage space. The bedroom also features a fantastic Juliet balcony where you can enjoy the amazing woodland and countryside views. Finally, completing the accommodation is the spacious, contemporary and stylish en-suite shower room with large shower and WC.

Venturing outside there is a bench directly outside the property, an ideal place to enjoy a morning coffee or cup of tea. Located opposite the cottage is the seating area with table and chairs, ideal for al fresco dining with the charcoal BBQ, or lazy evening stargazing perhaps with a good local beer or a nice glass of wine. There is also an abundance of wildlife and birds that visit the garden, such as barn owls, little owls, short/long eared owls, red kite and woodpeckers and guests are welcome to explore the farmland through the established tracks help feed the lambs. There is ample off-road parking available directly in front of the cottage.

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

  • 1 bedroom - double
  • 1 en-suite shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing machine
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome – please ensure dogs are kept on a lead outside the cottage and when exploring the farm due to livestock
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants 3 miles
  • TV in lounge
  • Charcoal BBQ available
  • Bike storage available upon request

Marie Heffernan

This property is personally managed by Marie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 9 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Julie 31st August 2020

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Very welcoming and relaxing.Perfect hosts. We certainly stay there again.

Reviewed by Lucy 28th August 2020

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We absolutely loved every second here - the cottage is beautiful inside and out! The location is fantastic for all kinds of activity - lots of walking/cycling routes on the doorstep. It is very peaceful, perfect for a break from working life! The owners were wonderful and couldnt do enough for us. We cant wait to book to go again!

Reviewed by Barrie 21st August 2020

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Delightful cosy cottage in Very quiet working farm. Situated in beautiful north Pennines countryside. Good centre for walkers and dog friendly. Lots of interesting places to visit nearby and good selection pubs & restaurants to choose from. The owners live in the farmhouse on site and are very friendly and helpful. We look forward to a return visitRead more. Hide

Reviewed by Michel 14th August 2020

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Very welcoming with a gift of honey and wine and the cottage owners were friendly and helpful. Very comfortable and well decorated cottage in a great location.

Reviewed by P 7th August 2020

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Reviewed by Darren 31st July 2020

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Perfect cottage for a peaceful get away plenty of nature and nature walks around the property, or simply jump in the car and go to any of the local castles and gardens, bamburgh castle and beach is an hour away but well worth the journey.

Reviewed by Jean-marc 22nd February 2020

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Our second visit, first time we were in the byre, this time in the cottage. Very cosy, we enjoyed very much our stay. Location is great and Diane and Simon are very welcoming and helpful. We will be back, sure !

Reviewed by Maariyah 3rd November 2019

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The cottage was spotless! It was one of the best stays we have ever had. The owners of the property were so lovely and so hands on. They met every need, definitely went above and beyond expectations. I was in contact with the owner of the property before the stay and she answered every question we had so quickly and kindly. The location was amazingRead more, the cottage had an extremely calm and homely feel to it. We definitely did not want to leave!! I cant fault our stay at all. 10/10! Hide

Reviewed by Graham 26th October 2019

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Lovely place quiet and relaxing. We very much enjoyed our stay, owners were very friendly and accommodating.

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Views towards this wonderful cottage
Relax in the lovely stylish lounge area
Spacious kitchen area with dining area perfect to enjoy romantic meals together
Bespoke well-equipped kitchen, an ideal place to cook up a storm
Stylish and spacious open-plan space with ample storge space
Comfy sofa which doubles as a sofa bed
Relax in the stylish surroundings
Wonderful spacious bedroom
Relax on the comfy double bed
Amazing Juliet balcony
Enjoy the fantastic views
Show 4 moreWonderful attention to detail

Location

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.
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