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Englewood Cottage

Allenheads, Allendale, Northumberland

  • Englewood Cottage
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  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage
  • Englewood Cottage

The Property

A charming, stone-built, terraced cottage situated in a wonderful position just outside the village of Allenheads. The cottage dates back to 1854 and much of the original charm and character has been retained. The spacious accommodation is very well equipped and furnished. The cottage is surrounded by spectacular moorland and boasts a garden which runs down to a small stream.


Two bedrooms: 1 x four-poster double, 1 x twin. Modern three piece bathroom. Well-equipped beamed kitchen/diner with pine fitted cupboards, original stone-flagged floor and an old cooking range. Very comfortable beamed sitting room with inglenook fireplace and multi-fuel stove.


Electric storage heaters with multi-fuel stove. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with FreeSat, video, DVD, CD player. Electricity and starter pack for multi-fuel stove inc. in rent. Please bring own bed linen. Pleasant riverside garden with garden furniture. Parking on quiet road. One pet by arrangement. Non smokers preferred. Supermarket 7 miles, pub and cafe with small shop 1 mile. Englewood Cottage has its own Facebook page.

At a glance


Cottage features

  • Four poster bed
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine

About the location


Allendale Town 7 miles; Hexham 18 miles.

The village of Allenheads is situated in the heart of the North Pennines in beautiful Allendale. Allenheads is reputed to be the highest village in England and stands over 1,400ft above sea level. The dale was once an important lead-mining area and there is an interesting display of former life in the village in the Allenheads Heritage Centre. The village is surrounded by wonderful heather-clad moorland making the whole area an ideal place for walkers and lovers of country life. The award-winning Killhope Lead Mining Centre, the fascinating city of Durham, Beamish Open Air Museum, Hadrianís Wall and the attractive market towns of Allendale Town, Alston and Hexham are all within easy driving distance.

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The scenery and the lovely cottage and the wood burning fire.

Miss McNally, Nottingham, December 2013

We loved the area; so quiet and peaceful. The cottage was in reach of all the things we wanted to do and the places we wanted to visit. Even on wet days we went out and were never bored. The cottage was so homely, especially in the evenings with the wood burner blazing. The ultimate place for rest and relaxation.

Mrs Sawyer, Stowmarket, September 2013

We felt the cottage did not feel like a holiday let, but a home that we went to stay in. Very warm, cosy and extremely pleasant place to spend our holiday. There was nothing we didn't like about the house.

Mrs Wood, Gravesend, July 2013

Lovely traditional cottage, excellently placed for walking in the North Pennines.

Mrs Leigh, Lancaster, June 2013

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