Christon Bank near Embleton, Northumberland
This 18th century end-terrace cottage is in the Northumberland village of Christon Bank, 2 miles from Low Newton-by-the-Sea. Formerly the village inn, this Christon Bank cottage has been lovingly restored in a contemporary style to provide light and airy, tasteful accommodation set over one floor. To the front of this Christon Bank cottage there is a spacious sitting room with a warming woodburner and open roof trusses, perfect for unwinding at the end of a long hard day sightseeing. Two lovely bedrooms, one with a part exposed stone wall and one with double doors leading to the rear garden, offer restful sleeping accommodation at this Christon Bank cottage. To the rear of this Christon Bank cottage there is a well-equipped kitchen with dining area and double French windows that open out onto the patio and garden, perfect for alfresco dining. This Christon Bank cottage is just a two minute stroll from the local pub, which serves good pub food, as well as a 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 short drives 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. A great Christon Bank cottage at any time of year.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x double. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Additional basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room with woodburner.
Oil central heating with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable bike storage. Enclosed lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Beach 2 miles.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
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.