Church View Cottage

Hurworth-on-Tees near Darlington, Yorkshire Dales - North (Ref. 936426)

  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Haworth
    August 2017
    “A great house.in a lovely area.Good ...”
    A great house.in a lovely area.Good local food.Shame the chip shop was closed for the week.
    A great house.in a lovely area.Good local food.Shame the chip shop was closed for the week.

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A superb, end-terrace property situated close to the centre of the picturesque village of Hurworth-on-Tees, near Darlington.

Dating back to the 1800s, the cottage is in an enviable location, a stone’s throw from the church with its bell tower, fabulous pubs, many eateries and the River Tees.

This delightful cottage has been tastefully decorated in keeping with the character and charm of the original dwelling.

Upstairs two lovely bedrooms are offered, one with a wonderful king-size bed, while the other makes an ideal family room, sleeping three and including a spacious en-suite bathroom.

Also on the first floor is a shower room.

The spacious ground floor includes an excellent sitting room with woodburning stove, perfect for those chilly nights.

The well-equipped and stylish kitchen looks out onto a peaceful and private area to the back of the house.

There is a separate dining area between the kitchen and sitting room, perfect for group meals.

Alternatively, on a sunny evening, a table and chairs is provided in the garden for alfresco dining whilst enjoying views of All Saints Church.

A one minute walk brings you to The Bay Horse, serving fantastic food, and recognised by the Michelin Guide.

Other amenities in the village include a shop, pharmacy, pubs, restaurants and a fish and chip shop.

To work up an appetite before sampling Hurworth-on-Tees’s lovely eateries, walks down the River Tees can be enjoyed and are found within a few minutes’ walk from the cottage.

Within Hurworth-on-Tees, Rockliffe Hall offers a Spa and championship golf course, and there are numerous other golf courses also in the local area.

Nearby you will find the town of Darlington which has many pubs and restaurants, retail outlets, cinema, sports activities, the Railway Museum, and The Forum Music Centre.

Local rural towns of Northallerton, Barnard Castle and Richmond, as well as the breathtaking Dales landscapes characterised by dry stone walls, rivers and valleys are within easy access.

For a day out the cities of Durham and York are within forty five minutes’ drive and both boast impressive cathedrals and city walls.

A fantastic base for exploring the Tees valley or the Dales at anytime of the year!

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x family room with 1 king-size double and 1 single with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, 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
  • Off road parking for 2 cars, plus 1 in garage
  • Bike storage in garage
  • Patio with furniture
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3 mins walk, pub 2 mins walk.

About the location

HURWORTH-ON-TEES

Darlington 4.5 miles.

The lovely village of Hurworth-on-Tees is a typical small village and includes a church, a number of small pubs, a shop, a pharmacy and a fish and chip shop. The Bay Horse and Rockliffe Hall, are also in the village and serve fine food. The large market town of Darlington is less than five miles away lying on the southern boundary of County Durham. A thriving town, well known for its historic railway connections, notably Stephenson’s Locomotion has made its home in the town’s Railway Museum. While Shildon and York Railway Museums are also available locally. Darlington and the surrounding villages offer a wide range of pubs and restaurants. Within Darlington there is a multiplex cinema, the Forum Music Centre and retail outlets. The famous Croft Circuit is less than two miles away and is popular with car and motorcycle enthusiasts. Hurworth-on-Tees has easy access to a number of golf courses including the championship course at Rockliffe Hall, and for those who wish to relax Rockliffe Hall also has exceptional spa facilities. Hurworth-on-Tees provides a good hub with points of interests close by including the beautiful city of Durham, with its majestic castle and cathedral, plus coastal towns such as Saltburn-by-the-Sea. Also local are Saltholme RSPB Reserve, the North York Moors, and the dales of Yorkshire, Teesdale and Weardale. Easy access can also be gained to Richmond, Northallerton, Barnard Castle, Harrogate, York and Ripon. The beautiful Lake District is a little over an hours drive away.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas
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