Nestled on the fringes of the imposing, cathedral city of Durham, surrounded by a vast region of undulating countryside, with views out and over towards Brancepeth Castle, are these thoughtfully designed barn conversions boasting stone floors, quality furnishings and en-suite facilities. Perfectly suited to families, groups of couples or friends, this beautiful set of accommodation offers ground floor bedrooms and first floor open-plan living spaces. The light colour schemes, plush furniture and luxurious finish provide extremely comfortable setup to catch your rest in. Receive a warm welcome from the attractive interiors, brought together with country-style kitchen areas, fully-equipped and brightly lit from the natural light flooding in through Velux windows, quaint dining areas and cosy seating arrangements. Holding on to some of its best original features, this open-plan accommodation is wrapped in high wooden beams and exposed trusses, re-enforcing the delicate structure of the building, with considered lighting enhancing the thoughtful space. To the exterior is a delightful south-facing patio area with seating, so you can enjoy the fresh country air with alfresco dining. If you enjoy being outdoors, the spectacular North Pennines AONB is just a mere distance away, with intense views of unspoilt landscape stretching for miles and many opportunities for walking, fishing and picnicking available. Discover the impressive architecture and wonderful attractions such as the cathedral and castle at Durham, as well as a wealth of shops, bars and restaurants to explore. These exceptional cottages, to be enjoyed by family and friends alike, are just what you need for a well-deserved rest.
This well-presented barn conversion offers three spacious, ground floor bedrooms with zip/link beds for flexible sleeping arrangements.
Glide across the Indian Flagstone paves up to the front patio, bordered by flower beds and filled with purple lavender, where you will find a set of table and chairs for you to sit out and absorb the natural ambience of the enveloping countryside.
Enjoy the en-suite facilities inside, serving you day and night in a stylish, contemporary manner; the Jack-and-Jill wet room is beautifully tiled with double washbasin, whilst the bathroom offers a fabulous range of chic fixtures.
Step up to the open-plan living room which is a fabulous, bright and airy space uplifted by exposed stonework, characterful beams and sloping ceilings featuring Velux windows.
A fabulous getaway awaiting your arrival!
Note: Property can be booked with Ref. 982649, together sleeping 10 people.
Three ground floor bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link can be twins on request) and 1 x twin (zip/link) with Jack-and-Jill en-suite wet room with shower, double basin and WC, 1 x super king-size double (zip/link can be twins on request) with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC. First floor open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
Durham 4.2 miles; Bishop Auckland 6.8 miles
This quaint, attractive village rests in County Durham, south-west of the city of Durham. It is a picturesque, old estate village, home to Brancepeth Castle and Brancepeth Castle Golf Club, regarded as one of the finest in the north-east of England. There is also a village hall hosting a number of weekly and monthly activities as well as as well as regular social events, open to members and non-members alike. The cathedral city of Durham is just a few short miles away, dominated by some incredible architecture as well as playing host to a wealth of first-class shops, restaurants, bars and more. Explore the stunning North Pennines AONB for eye-catching, undulating countryside, or pay a visit to the delightful market town of Bishop Auckland, known as the gateway to Weardale, this bustling town boasts Auckland Castle, the Binchester Roman Fort and a plethora of shops and eateries. Further afield is the fabulous Durham Heritage Coast, offering a wealth of beautiful landscapes with rugged cliffs and imposing headlands. This is a remarkable destination to base your family holiday.
This property offers the following short breaks:
Eco central heating Electric range cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, TV with Freeview, WiFi Fuel and power inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent 2 x highchairs and 2 x cots Ample off-road parking Private patio with furniture and lawned area Sorry, no pets and no smoking Shop 1 mile, pub 10 mins walk. Off road parking Ground floor bedroom Smoke-free Garden / Patio Cot available Highchair available Pub/shop < 1 mile Washing machine Dishwasher Broadband / WiFi