Staindrop near Barnard Castle, Yorkshire Dales - North
Staindrop 2.5 miles. An attractive stone-built, semi-detached cottage, rurally situated on the owners' livestock farm, 2.5 miles from the pretty village of Staindrop near Barnard Castle. Boasting lovely views of the surrounding countryside, this Staindrop cottage is a wonderful base for family and friends to get together and explore this beautiful area. Renovated to retain much of its original character, this traditional Staindrop cottage offers a spacious sitting room with beams and luxurious underfloor heating, whilst the kitchen has been fully modernised and is well-equipped, with a dining area and a pleasant outlook over fields. With two bathrooms and an additional ground floor cloakroom, this Staindrop cottage provides comfortable living in an enviable quiet setting. There are fabulous walks from the doorstep of this Staindrop cottage, 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 minutes' 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 Staindrop cottage in a superb location.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with TV/DVD, 1 x compact adult bunks. Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Spacious fitted kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room.
Ground source underfloor heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 3 cars. Bike storage. One well-behaved dog welcome (use of field for exercise when no livestock). Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2.5 miles.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
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.