West Hury Farm Cottages
Resting within the majestic countryside of the North Pennines and within striking distance to the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District are a pair of charming stone-built cottages, Lonin and Goldsborough. The cottages have been designed to offer a refreshing break for two couples or for a charming family gathering to this picturesque part of County Durham. From the front of the properties, you and your loved ones can gather to catch views of the reservoir, allowing you to take in the truly calm atmosphere of the area before entering the idyllic bases. Each offer spacious open-plan living rooms, complete with a well-equipped kitchen, a dining area and an inviting sitting area. As the evening draws to a close, venture up the staircases to find well-presented bedrooms which ensure a flexible sleeping arrangement to suit your group. To keep you and your loved ones busy whilst staying here, a host of scenic walks and nature trails can be enjoyed nearby, with the Pennine Way only a mile or so away. Or, why not visit Romaldkirk, with its award-winning pub. Those of you who remember the Hannah Hauxwell TV series will enjoy a wander along to Hannah's Meadow, a mile up the dale. Cyclists will appreciate the challenging landscape, offering you an alternative way to explore the East Pennines. In the area, you might fancy visiting the historic Eggleston Hall with its impressive landscaped garden display or see the ancient castle, Bowes museum and art exhibitions in the town of Barnard Castle, just 10 miles away. A rejuvenating break, all year round.
Middleton-in-Teesdale 6.5 miles.
A charming, stone-built, end-terrace cottage situated in the peaceful hamlet of Hury in the Baldersdale area, 10 miles from Barnard Castle.
Set within tranquil surroundings, the property boasts panoramic views of the Hury Reservoir- a constant reminder of the serene location.
Perfect for a small family or couple, Lonin Cottage would appeal to those seeking a quiet break to this serene part of the North Pennines.
After leaving the car in the ample parking area, you enter the cottage into the open plan living area.
The well-equipped kitchen is where the chef amongst the group can prepare delicious meals before sitting down at the dining table to discuss the day’s activities.
Unwind on the sofa while the fire burns and your favourite DVD is playing.
Upstairs and you’ll find the two, bright and airy bedrooms, including a double and single arrangement.
Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 1007453, together sleeping up to six people.
About the location
Barnard Castle 10 miles.
Nestling by the banks of the River Tees is the pretty Pennine town of Middleton-in-Teesdale, which lies in the heart of Teesdale, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This bustling town offers a good range of shops, pubs and places to eat and is surrounded by superb walking country, with high open moorland as well as pretty wooded valleys. The nearby waterfalls of High Force, Gibson's Cave and Cauldron Snout are amongst the most spectacular sights in the district, and the nearby market town of Barnard Castle can be easily reached and offers a full range of facilities.