Ford Cottage

Chillingham near Chatton, Northumberland (Ref. 939107)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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    1 Customer Review(s)

    Mr Godden
    November 2016
    “For a winter holiday be prepared to ...”
    For a winter holiday be prepared to buy logs for the wood burner on average for a evening you will use five logs it is cheaper to buy from local farms rather than garages / you will need to take bottled water as water supply is from local spring there is no washing machine or dryer or hair dryer - lovely location caretakers excellent


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Dishwasher

The property

Chatton 1.5 miles.

A stunning and cosy country cottage, situated in a chocolate box location just a short stroll from Chillingham Castle and the unique wild cattle park.

A quiet, leafy no through road provides access to a gravelled courtyard parking area, which in turn leads to this stone-built cottage.

This Grade ll listed Northumberland cottage provides comfortable accommodation.

The cottage itself is set over two floors and offers two cosy bedrooms, a ground floor bathroom with bath and shower over, a family sitting room with traditional woodburning stove, a dining room and a well-equipped kitchen.

Your cottage benefits from a fenced, private, lawned side garden with barbecue area, where you can wind down whilst enjoying the sound of the surrounding wildlife and trickling brook.

The pretty hamlet of Chillingham is steeped in history, offering walks, cycle routes and bridle paths from the doorstep of this cottage, which provides a great location for exploring the coast and country of Northumberland.

The legendary coastline with miles of sandy beaches is located a short distance to the east and to the west lie the impressive Cheviot Hills, which provide bracing walks and challenging cycle routes.

The Percy Arms pub and restaurant, a Post Office and a village store are situated in the nearby village of Chatton, while the historic sites of Bamburgh, Holy Island and Alnwick, as well as Alnwick Gardens, are all within easy reach.

This delightful Northumberland cottage is an excellent base for exploring everything this wonderful county has to offer.


Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.


  • Electric storage heaters with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio/CD, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for two cars
  • Store for bikes/walking equipment
  • Private, enclosed side lawned garden with furniture and BBQ
  • Shared front garden
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pubs 1.5 miles.

About the location


Wooler 4 miles; Alnwick 18 miles.

The peaceful Northumberland village of Chatton is situated in the midst of wonderful scenic countryside. Consisting of a cluster of stone-built houses surrounding its small village green, the village has a shop including a Post Office, an art gallery and an excellent pub The Percy Arms known for its good food and beer. A short drive will take you to Alnwick Gardens, the Northumberland National Park and some of the most breathtaking coastline, boasting such delights as Bamburgh Castle, Holy Island and Lindisfarne Priory and the Farne Islands. An excellent touring base.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute