The Old Miners Hall is a luxury stone-built period property perfectly located in the rolling hills of County Durham.
Nestled in the small hamlet of Burnside overlooking a babbling stream, this property commands spectacular views of the surrounding Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Renovated to the owners’ very high specification the property is perfect for groups of up to 10 persons with the possibility of extending that to 14 with the additional hire of adjacent Riverside Cottage (Ref 916782).
The Old Miners Hall is a blend of period features, state of the art living and boutique chic interiors akin to a small luxury hotel.
An impressive, original door opens into a handy area for boots and coats so dump your wellies, and then behold the stunning ground floor.
To the left there is a spacious living area with sumptuous cream sofas, exposed stone fireplace with original range and inset woodburner.
Handmade bespoke designer furniture, interiors and original artwork adorn the room and add that extra touch of luxury and comfort.
To the right of the hallway is the luxury kitchen area, a chef’s dream with solid oak and cream Farrow and Ball painted kitchen with enormous island with a combination of granite and solid oak worktops.
Amenities include Neff and AEG appliances, induction hob, double electric oven, integrated microwave, integrated steam oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, wine cooler, and triple Blanco sink.
The Old Miners Hall kitchen is the social hub of the property and provides everything you could possibly wish for to prepare that celebratory meal.
The adjacent open plan dining area with enormous solid oak table and crackling open fire is the perfect place for that long awaited family get together in the Durham countryside, great for hosting Sunday roasts, hearty breakfasts or formal suppers.
In the kitchen is a separate small utility which houses a washer and dryer.
The hallway has a ground floor WC and leads up an impressive original sandstone staircase with beautiful exposed stone walls.
On the first and second floors there are five beautifully furnished bedrooms with three benefitting from en-suite facilities.
The family bathroom is also located on the first floor and has a large Whirlpool Jacuzzi bath for those who want to linger in the tub with a glass of fizz.
All the bedrooms have hotel quality Hypnos beds, handmade designer headboards, bespoke furniture and original artwork and four of the rooms are large enough to class as a suite where you can sit back and relax in the comfort and privacy of your own room.
Outside fronting the hamlet is a the Weardale Way so to give guests a special holiday experience the current owners have built on an adjacent parcel of land a separate luxury summerhouse with surrounding privacy screening with a hot tub.
In addition there is an exclusive picnic area with picnic tables and fire pit.
Just five minutes’ stroll will take you to the village centre, with a shop, Post Office and an excellent pub serving great food and beverages.
The area surrounding your cottage is ideal for walking, cycling, birdwatching and fishing and is centrally located, giving easy access to both the Northern Lakes and the many delights of Northumberland.
This cottage is the perfect destination for that long awaited get together for family and friends at any time of the year.
Note: This property is next to Ref. 916782, together they sleep 14.
Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £200.