Swarland Old Hall Lodges
Swarland 1.5 miles. These superb, detached holiday lodges are set within the private grounds of Swarland Old Hall, a Grade II listed Georgian farmhouse in the heart of the Northumberland countryside. These excellent lodges are rated 4* Gold by Visit Britain and have been built to the highest specifications using local Northumberland materials, to provide well-appointed, high-quality accommodation throughout, with all furnishings to a very high standard and quality, in an ideal location for friends or families to get together and explore this vast, unspoilt county. These lodges each have three spacious bedrooms, two with an en-suite. The ground floors of these lodges are open plan, with well-equipped kitchens, delightful dining and sitting areas and French doors leading to a veranda with sturdy furniture and barbecues. Situated on the banks of the River Coquet, with distant, panoramic views over Warkworth Castle and the North Sea, these lodges are surrounded by peaceful grounds, well-tended gardens, woodland and an enclosed play area with swings, slides and a climbing frame. This is a family-run farm, breeding pedigree cattle and Texel sheep, and you may be lucky enough to come upon some of the farm animals in the surrounding fields. The small village of Felton is easily accessible from these properties and here you will find an art gallery and artisan bakery and coffee shop as well as a newsagents. The lodges are ideally situated just minutes from the A1, which will speedily take you to the many attractions Northumberland has to offer, with the castles of Alnwick, Warkworth, Dunstunburgh and Bamburgh just a short drive away and the long golden beaches of Beadnell and Embleton within easy reach.
A delightful, detached warm and cosy wooden lodge, in the grounds of Swarland Old Hall.
This Swarland lodge is perfect for cyclists, nature lovers, walkers, golfers or those who simply want to take in the stunning views of this lovely area.
The grounds are well tended, with views across open countryside to Warkworth Castle and the North Sea beyond.
A perfect family holiday destination at any time of the year.
Note: This Swarland cottage is next to Ref 22335, together they sleep 12.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with gas fire.
- Biomass central heating with gas fire
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, iPod dock, selection of books, games and DVDs
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Travel cot and highchair
- Ample off road parking
- Lockable bike storage
- Private decked area with furniture and BBQ
- Large shared lawned garden
- Shared use of grounds, woodland and play area with swings, slides and a climbing frame
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop 2.5 miles, pub 1.5 miles
- Note: The ground floor rooms may be suitable for wheelchair users, contact the owner for more details
- Note: Check-in time 4pm.
About the location
Alnwick 6 miles, Morpeth 12 miles.
The delightful village of Swarland is set in rural Northumberland, between Morpeth to the south and Alnwick to the north. The village has Nelsons, situated in the sports hall, which is open seven days a week, serving excellent coffee and meals, a children’s play area and tennis courts. It is just 8 miles from Alnwick, with its castle and garden, which features Europe's largest cascading water feature, an enormous tree house, a rose garden and an ornamental walled garden. The castle is also famous as the setting for Hogwarts School featured in the Harry Potter films. Alnwick offers a good selection of shops, pubs and places to eat. There is plenty to see and do near to Swarland, with miles of golden sandy beaches, numerous castles and boat trips to the famous Farne Islands all available nearby. Brinkburn Priory is a pleasant 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. Altogether a perfect location for exploring Northumberland and its stunning Heritage Coastline.
This property offers the following short breaks:
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