Christon Bank near Embleton, Northumberland
This spacious cottage is in the Northumberland village of Christon Bank and provides lovely accommodation in the heart of the county. This detached cottage in Christon Bank is large and roomy and is very child friendly, with its separate external games room. Downstairs, there is a spacious sitting room with a warming woodburner and a second sitting room with a TV. This lovely Christon Bank cottage also features a large, well-equipped kitchen with a range cooker and a dining area, perfect for enjoying family meals together. Upstairs, there are three comfortable bedrooms with a fourth on the ground floor, meaning that this Christon Bank cottage provides flexible sleeping arrangements to accommodate all guests. The large rear garden at this cottage in Christon Bank is a lovely place to enjoy alfresco dining and will be appreciated by your whole party, particularly on warm summer evenings when enjoying a glass of something cold and planning your next holiday adventure. This Christon Bank cottage is just a two minute walk from the local pub, the Blink Bonny, which serves good hearty meals and the village shop and Post Office. Two miles east of the cottage is the beautiful Heritage Coast with Dunstanburgh, Bamburgh, Warkworth and Alnwick castles all nearby. Newton-by-the-Sea is just over two miles away with fantastic beaches and its own delightful little pub serving real ales and great food. The whole family is sure to have an enjoyable time throughout their stay at this ideally located and well-presented cottage in Christon Bank village.
Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x ground floor twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room with woodburner. Second sitting room. External games room with table football, pool table, games console and TV.
Oil central heating with woodburner. Range cooker with electric oven and hob, combination oven/microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 3 x TVs with Freeview, DVDs, CD, WiFi, phone (incoming calls only), selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Lockable bike storage. Front and rear gardens with decking, lawns, furniture, 14’ trampoline and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Beach 2 miles. Note: Grocery welcome pack included. Note: Woodburner available Oct to Mar inclusive.
Note: Up until the 11th November 2013 there will be an oil Rayburn cooker in the property. From the 11th November 2013 the oil Rayburn will be replaced with an electric range cooker.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Games Room
- 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.