A delightful, single-storey, stone-built cottage, situated in the seemingly timeless village of West Woodburn.
Renovated to a high standard, this lovely, end-terrace property is spacious and comfortable, boasting a light and airy sitting/dining room with inglenook fireplace and woodburning stove, and an enclosed, rear garden with patio area and a pretty pond, ideal for relaxing.
West Woodburn provides a village pub and post office, while the nearby historic village of Otterburn, with its stunning views over the North Tyne Valley, is a haven for walkers and cyclists.
A little further afield lies Kielder Forest and water, superb for fishing, horse riding and nature watching.
Kielder Water and Forest Park, along with the adjoining Northumberland National Park, have been named as home to the largest area of protected night sky in Europe.
The Dark Sky Park, is the first of its kind in England, and one of largest in the world, and Kielder Observatory is a key visitor attraction.
The lively city of Newcastle upon Tyne is within a short drive, as is the stunning countryside of the Scottish Borders.
A wonderful holiday base at any time of year.
All ground floor.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x adult bunk (double on bottom, single on top). Extra folding bed on request. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC (accessed via 2 steps up). Fitted kitchen (accessed via 2 steps up). Large sitting room with dining area, woodburning stove & door to conservatory.
About the location
Otterburn 5 miles; Hexham 20 miles; Newcastle upon Tyne 34 miles.
The lovely village of West Woodburn lies amidst the deep Rede Valley and was once an important resting point in Roman times for travellers on route to Scotland from York. The village hosts a welcoming pub and a Post Office selling basic supplies, whilst visitors can also explore the remains of one of the outpost forts of Hadrian's Wall that passes nearby. The historic village Otterburn, with its world-famous Woollen Mill and Shop is just a short drive away and is popular with walkers and cyclists alike, whilst the nearby, beautiful Kielder Forest affords fantastic fishing, boating, horse riding and nature watching opportunities. The market town of Hexham is 20 miles away, plus the vibrant city of Newcastle upon Tyne just 35 miles away has the renowned Metro Shopping Centre and excellent night life. This superb location has something to please everyone.