Reiver's Rest

Hesleyside near Bellingham, Northumbria (Ref. 12949)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Bellingham 1.5 miles. A beautifully-appointed former coach house set within the grounds of historic Hesleyside Hall, the ancestral home of the Border Reiver Charlton family. Sympathetically converted to a very high standard, this Bellingham cottage offers a spacious sitting room with open fire and a dining room for 10. There are three delightful bedrooms all overlooking the Capability Brown-designed parkland and beyond to ancient woodland and the North Tyne Valley. This picturesque cottage near Bellingham, with exclusive access to the surrounding grounds, is the perfect place for the whole family to don their wellies and spend the day exploring, bike riding or fishing in a safe, off road and tranquil setting. Located within the Northumberland National Park, this Bellingham cottage is within easy reach of all local attractions, including Kielder Water, Corbridge, Hexham, Hadrian's Wall and the Northumbrian Heritage Coast. Salmon and trout fishing, along with private tours of Hesleyside can be arranged with the owner prior to your visit. With stylish, spacious accommodation in a wonderful rural location, this cottage near Bellingham is the perfect base for touring this delightful area.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin by prior arrangement), 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Well-equipped fitted kitchen with breakfast area. Spacious sitting room with open fire and dining area.

Amenities

Oil central heating with open fire in sitting room. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 3 cars. Bike storage. Access to private estate walks and parkland. Front patio with garden furniture and BBQ. Salmon, trout and sea trout fishing by arrangement with owner prior to visit. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

BELLINGHAM

Kielder Water 7 miles; Hadrian's Wall 12 miles; Corbridge 18 miles; Hexham 19 miles.

Known as the ‘capital’ of the North Tyne Valley, this delightful town of natural stone houses nestles close to the banks of the River North Tyne. Said to be sited on a Roman station, the charming market town has much of interest, including a 12th century church, heritage centre and 30ft waterfall, just to the north. It’s also on the edge of the Northumberland National Park and is just a short drive from Hadrian’s Wall and Kielder Water and Forest. Suitable for year-round holidays, this unspoilt area with its fishing, horse riding, abundant wildlife and superb walking country is a nature lover’s dream. There is a superb golf course close by and the area has abundant historical sites, stately homes and famous gardens.

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