Hilton near Staindrop , Yorkshire Dales - North
Staindrop 2.3 miles. A pair of beautiful, stone-built, semi-detached bungalows, set in the grounds of the owner’s working livestock farm near the villages of Hilton and Staindrop, County Durham. These single-storey, eco-friendly Staindrop cottages have been stylishly decorated and boast geothermal underfloor heating to provide all the energy requirements of these first-class holiday cottages. These beautifully-presented County Durham cottages boast modern contemporary styling, with the interiors being of an exceptionally high standard, with sleek wooden floors, open beams and trusses, wonderful farmhouse-style kitchens, spacious sitting areas with woodburning stoves, as well as three delightful bedrooms. These superb Staindrop cottages also offer scenic views of beautiful unspoilt countryside. Outside, a spacious lawned garden provides guests with the opportunity to relax and enjoy the panoramic views across the ever-changing County Durham landscape. There are fabulous walks from the doorstep of these Staindrop cottages, and a host of historical buildings to visit nearby, including Raby Castle, Bowes Museum, the ruins of Barnard Castle and Eggleston Hall. Enjoy a stroll along the nearby River Tees or for the more energetic, follow the Teesdale Way up the valley. A few miles drive brings you to the popular market town of Barnard Castle with quaint tea rooms and antique shops lining the cobbled streets. High Force, Low Force and Cauldron Snout lie further up the river valley and are well worth visiting, as is the charming village of Middleton-in-Teesdale. A fabulous pair of Staindrop cottages in a superb location.
This semi-detached Staindrop cottage, with its flexible sleeping arrangements, ground floor wet room and spacious interior, is a desirable destination for families of all ages. This Staindrop cottage boasts a fabulous interior with tasteful decor and a large, airy open plan sitting, kitchen and dining area. With open beams, trusses, a large picture window and a warming woodburning stove, this cottage near Staindrop is the perfect destination to curl up on the huge sofas or explore the open surrounding countryside. Note: This cottage is next to Ref. 30509, together they sleep 12.
All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite wet room with walk-in shower, basin and WC, 2 x twin (one zip/link, can be super king-size double on request). Bathroom with raised bath, steam shower, basin, WC and TV. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Utility.
Geothermal underfloor central heating with woodburning stove. Electric range cooker with oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and fuel for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2.3 miles.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
About the location
Barnard Castle 5 miles; Durham 20 miles.
The pretty Teesdale village of Staindrop has always been closely associated with the fortunes of nearby Raby Castle and its owners. The Castle (open to the public) is one of the most grand in England. Enlarged and beautified over the centuries, the medieval heart remains and a walled garden and 200 acre deer park add to the splendour. Staindrop has many interesting shops, pubs and cafes set round its long village green. The popular market town of Barnard Castle is 5 miles away, with its castle, the Bowes Museum, plus of course its wide range of shops and tea rooms. Walkers will enjoy the many walks around Teesdale.