Belford 1.2 miles. Middleton Cottages are located mid way between the historic towns of Berwick upon Tweed and Alnwick, 1 mile north from the historic Coaching village of Belford. These two mid-terrace cottages are located at the northern tip of the Northumberland Coastal Route and the historic route of St Cuthberts Way Both have been lovingly and tastefully renovated to present an outstanding level of self catering holiday accommodation with the added facility of an adjoining door to the neighbouring cottage to offer extended families, couples, walkers and cyclists an excellent base from which to explore the Northumberland Heritage Coast, The Cheviots and the Scottish Borders. With the absence of light pollution on a clear night the star gazing is absolutely amazing. Bruno’s Bothy and Keithy’s Cottage offer first-class accommodation with breathtaking views of the Northumberland coastline combining modern convenience with original character features. Both offer fully-equipped kitchens, Smart TV and WiFi for all your holiday requirements and comfortable sitting rooms with either a warming open fire or woodburning stove, perfect for cosy evenings in. Outside has a pet-friendly, enclosed garden. The pretty village of Belford is within easy reach with a good range of amenities including child and dog friendly pubs, restaurants and a selection of shops for all your essentials, plus there is a 9-hole golf course. The Heritage Coast offers plenty of places to enjoy the stunning coastal scenery, with castles and golden beaches. A visit to Bamburgh is a must with its dramatic castle overlooking the village, or take a trip across to the ancient Lindesfarne Priory on Holy Island. For wildlife lovers hop on board a boat from Seahouses and take a trip across to the Farne Islands to visit the seal colony and bird sanctuary. Alternatively pull on your walking boots and explore the Cheviot Hills or travel a little further to the Scottish Borders. Two excellently-located properties for exploring the wonderful countryside and coastline of Northumbria.
This mid-terrace cottage offers luxurious character accommodation.
The kitchen is well-equipped with a range cooker so that you can prepare delicious meals which can be enjoyed around the dining table together.
The sitting/dining room is beautifully furnished and has character beams, as well as a large stone built hearth housing a woodburning stove.
Upstairs has vaulted ceilings and exposed beams and there are two luxurious bedrooms, the master fitted with a king-size bed and a spacious bathroom complete with a freestanding roll top bath, a separate walk-in shower and WC.
A wonderful base.
Note: This property is next to Ref 954044, together they sleep 9.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double (zip/link, can be 2' 6'' twin on request), 1 x double. Bathroom with bath, separate walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove.
- Oil central heating with woodburning stove
- Range cooker with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, Smart TV with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books and games
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Starter pack for fire available October to May and available on request June to September
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Travel cot and highchair on request
- Single folding bed on request
- Off road parking for 2 cars
- Secure bike storage
- Enclosed lawned garden
- Two well-behaved pets welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop, restaurant and pub 1.2 miles
- Note: There is an adjoining door to Ref 954044, access to this can be provided upon request if the properties are booked together.
About the location
Alnwick 15 miles; Berwick-upon-Tweed 15 miles; Bamburgh 5 miles.
The picturesque Northumberland village of Belford lies in the heart of Heritage countryside, midway between the popular walled towns of Alnwick and Berwick-upon-Tweed. The pretty coastal village of Bamburgh, with its sweeping beaches and dramatic castle, is only a short drive away. Belford itself is an old coaching village with a pleasant square and offers a variety of shops, pubs, restaurants and a nine-hole golf course. It is ideally placed for exploring the Northumbrian Coastal Route, Cheviots, the renowned Northumberland Coastline and the Scottish Borders. The opportunity to visit the bird sanctuary or seal colony on the famous Farne Islands with boat trips running daily from nearby Seahouses, is not to be missed. Alternatively check the tide times and cross to Holy Island to visit the historic Lindisfarne Priory.