Quince Cottage

Longframlington near Alnwick, Northumberland (Ref. 2017)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

  • Mr Bowen
    May 2016
    “Northumberland is a beautiful ...”
    Northumberland is a beautiful county and has a great deal to offer. Quince Cottage was ideally located for the coast, The Cheviot Hills and Hadrian's Wall in the South. The cottage was very well presented and the owners couldn't have been more helpful and welcoming.


  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

A delightful, 18th century, Grade II listed cottage, ideally situated at the heart of the rural village of Longframlington.

Sympathetically refurbished to a high standard throughout, this charming property boasts a spacious and comfortable sitting area featuring a picturesque inglenook fireplace with warming stove, two large, traditional bedrooms and a lovely courtyard garden, ideal for alfresco dining.

The pretty, hillside village of Longframlington, surrounded by open farmland, boasts a welcoming pub serving a selection of food and fine ales and an award-winning village shop and butchers.

Explore over 12 acres of botanical delights and pretty aboretum walks at the fascinating Longframlington Gardens.

Discover nearby Brinkburn Priory with its peaceful riverside setting, the National Trust's Cragside House and the historic market town of Alnwick with its imposing castle.

The stunning Heritage Coast, with its shimmering sandy beaches and fantastic fishing opportunities and the Cheviot Hills are all within a 15 minute drive, making this an ideal base for an enjoyable holiday.


Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath with shower over, basin & WC. Well-equipped fitted kitchen. Spacious sitting room with multi-fuel stove and dining area.


  • Solid fuel central heating from multi-fuel stove in sitting room and electric panel heaters
  • Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD player, radio/cassette/CD player, selection of books/DVDs
  • All fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Roadside parking for one car with further parking close by
  • Enclosed courtyard garden with garden furniture & BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 mins walk.

About the location


Rothbury 5 miles; Alnwick 11 miles.

The village of Longframlington sits at the heart of rural Northumberland, between the Cheviots and the coast and provides great access to a range of great walking opportunities. Brinkburn Priory is a pleasant, short drive away - a restored Augustinian priory in a most lovely setting beside the River Coquet. Just 10 minutes’ drive to the west is the National Trust’s Cragside House and Gardens, whilst the Heritage Coast is just a 15-minute drive to the east, offering miles of clean sandy beaches. The historic town of Alnwick, with its impressive Castle and Garden, lies just 11 miles to the north and is well worth a visit. With the spectacular National Park also within easy reach, this superb base is ideal for exploring Northumberland or taking a relaxing break!

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