Powburn near Alnwick, Northumberland
An end-terrace, single-storey former country estate worker’s cottage, situated in the square in the pretty village of Powburn, 9 miles from Alnwick. Built in the 19th century and refurbished to a very high standard, this stone-built Powburn cottage offers warm and comfortable accommodation, with a welcoming woodburner in the cosy sitting room. Just a short walk from the shop and pub, this Powburn cottage makes an ideal retreat for a couple wishing to explore this lovely part of Northumberland. The magnificent Northumberland National Park is just 5 minutes’ drive from this Powburn cottage, while the historic market town of Alnwick, with its grand castle, gardens and the Treehouse Restaurant is a 15 minute drive away. With wonderful countryside surrounding the village and with the Heritage Coast within easy reach, this is a superb Powburn cottage base for sampling all that Northumberland has to offer.
All ground floor. One double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Modern kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and inglenook fireplace with woodburner.
Gas central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD player. Fuel, power and initial supply for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 4 mins walk, pub 2 mins walk, children’s park available 50m from property.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Open fire
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
About the location
Alnwick 9 miles; Rothbury 10 miles; Wooler 9 miles.
The small pretty Northumberland village of Powburn is situated in the foothills of the Cheviots and surrounded by glorious countryside. The village has a shop and pub and a wide range of amenities are available in the nearby market town of Alnwick. The village makes an ideal base for exploring the Northumberland National Park, Alnwick with its imposing castle (known to millions as Hogwarts School in Harry Potter!), the impressive castle gardens and The Treehouse Restaurant. The spectacular coastline, the attractive towns of Wooler and Rothbury and the well known National Trust country house and gardens at Cragside are all within easy reach.