Christon Bank near Embleton, Northumberland
A very smart, double-fronted, stone-built detached house in the popular village of Christon Bank. The cottage is large and roomy, ideal for families or groups of friends wishing to base themselves in the heart of the Northumberland Heritage Coast. Tastefully decorated throughout, this Christon Bank cottage has four spacious bedrooms along with a large shower room on the first floor, and the two comfortable sitting rooms give you the opportunity to have a little peace and quiet after a long day sightseeing. Outside this Christon Bank cottage, the front area has been gravelled to provide off road parking, and to the rear of the property there is a pretty, enclosed garden with furniture, a perfect spot to sit and unwind whilst watching the ponies in the field behind. This Christon Bank cottage is just a five minute stroll from the local pub, which serves good pub food, and the village shop and Post Office. Two miles east of your Christon Bank cottage is the stunning coastline with Bamburgh, Dunstanburgh, Warkworth and Alnwick castles all just a short drive away. High and Low Newton-by-the-Sea are just over two miles away, with fantastic beaches and two great pubs serving real ales and excellent food. The whole party is sure to have an enjoyable time during their stay at this lovely cottage in Christon Bank.
Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin with TV, 1 x family room with 1 super king-size double and 1 single, 1 x family room with TV and 3 singles. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room with gas fire. Second sitting room with gas fire.
Oil central heating with gas fires. Electric oven and hob, microwave, 2 x fridges, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 4 x TVs (one with Apple TV), DVD, iPod dock, PlayStation 2, Xbox, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 3 cars. Lawned garden with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Embleton 2 miles; Beadnell 5 miles; Alnwick 8 miles.
Christon Bank lies 8 miles north east of Northumberland's major market town Alnwick, famous for its stunning castle and gardens. Only 2 miles east of the village are the beautiful bays at Embleton and Low Newton-by-the-Sea, which are nestled within miles and miles of unspoilt sandy beaches and dunes. To the north lies Lindisfarne on Holy Island, Berwick-upon-Tweed and the Scottish Borders, whilst an hour's drive to the south is the vibrant city of Newcastle upon Tyne. Christon Bank is set amidst outstanding countryside, which is breathtakingly beautiful all year round. It is a small and friendly village with its own real ale pub, which offers a range of fine meals most evenings. There are an abundance of excellent pubs and restaurants in the neighbouring villages. With its superb sandy beaches, coastal walks, golf, horse riding and cycle ways the area is perfect for a relaxing family holiday.