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Hoodgill Barn

Newbiggin near Middleton-in-Teesdale, Yorkshire Dales - North (Ref. 922717)



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  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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* Based on a combined average customer score in the last 6 months

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55 Customer Review(s)

  • “Excellent place to stay, loved every minute even though there was a power cut and we had no electric all weekend!”



    - Louise, November 2021

The property

Middleton-in-Teesdale 3 miles.

A stone-built, end of terrace cottage set on a hillside in a quiet rural location, close to the waterfalls of High Force and Middleton-in-Teesdale.

Boasting a hot tub, outstanding views of the surrounding countryside and comfortable furnishings, this four-bedroom cottage offers excellent accommodation.

Set across three floors, the property retains much of its original character, mixed with modern fixtures and fittings, to provide a perfect place for friends or family to enjoy a relaxing break.

The main entrance leads guests into the first sitting room.

Set out around a cosy woodburning stove, this is a great place to cuddle up with a good read.

The adjoining dining room is the ideal spot for gathering together to share a hearty evening meal before spreading out the maps to plan tomorrow’s excursions.

A large orangery looks out past the front garden to the valley, providing a lovely place to relax and absorb the excellent sweeping views beyond.

Sink into the bubbles after a busy day spent exploring, the perfect end to your day!

With four bedrooms, the accommodation offers flexible sleeping arrangements, with the master bedroom boasting a fabulous en-suite facility and a further three bedrooms located in the attic providing a mixture of king-size double bedrooms and twin bedrooms.

This cottage is situated in a lovely, quiet location and with very low light pollution, it is ideal for stargazing.

The location of the cottage is wonderful, with the hamlet of Newbiggin close by, only a short walk bringing you to Low Force (where the movie 2017 was filmed), Gibson’s Cave and Bowlees and just a short drive from the amenities of Middleton-in-Teesdale.

Discover the historic town of Barnard Castle nearby, with its quaint cobbled streets, Victorian architecture, independent shops and antique centres.

Also in the area is Raby Castle and deer park, Hamsterley Forest, the Bowes Museum and just a mile down the road is the stunning High Force waterfall of the River Tees.

This superb cottage enjoys a great location with a little touch of luxury, perfect for your special holiday.

PLEASE NOTE: To ensure the safety of all parties involved this property will be fogged prior to every stay using the latest advances in anti viral bacteria technology and cleaner safety sanitiser ( food safe ).

In addition to the above, the hot tub will be drained, cleaned and refilled in between each stay.

In addition to the above, the hot tub will be drained, cleaned and refilled in between each stay.


  • Over three floors
  • Four bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x second floor king-size double, 2 x second floor twin
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area (seats 2)
  • Dining room (seats 8)
  • Sitting room (seats 7) with woodburning stove
  • Large Orangery looking out across the valley (seats 9), housing the six-seater hot tub.
  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot, highchair and child's bed (suitable for a child up to 12 years of age) on request
  • Off road parking strictly for 2 cars, plus additional off road parking in nearby hamlets 1/4 mile away
  • Bike storage
  • Front enclosed garden with patio, eight-seater picnic table and garden bench. Lawned enclosed garden to the rear of the property
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shops 2 miles, pub 1 mile
  • Note: Limited headroom in one twin bedroom
  • Note: Max 8 adults and 1 child under 12. Please note: This property does not accept stag or similar parties.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £300.

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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.

Region Information

Note: Max. 8 adults and 1 child under 12.
Please note: This property does not accept stag or similar parties.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
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