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Ivy Cottage

Akeld near Wooler, Northumberland (Ref. 1070435)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • 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

Akeld Manor Cottages

Eighteen beautiful stone cottages set in the tranquil grounds of Akeld Manor, in the foothills of the Northumberland National Park. Surrounded by the magnificent open fields of the Northumberland countryside whilst resting within easy touring distance of the Northumberland Coast, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this group of idyllic single-storey cottages offer the perfect base for an unforgettable holiday exploring this spectacular part of the country. Each adorned with wonderfully warm and traditional interiors, the cottages can be found hosting an inviting living/dining room and an attractive country-style kitchen with solid oak cabinets that host a plethora of handy electrical appliances, answering all of your self-catering needs. At the end of the day, guests can retire to the darling bedrooms with oak furnishings and pretty floral patterns. There is a communal courtyard where guests can relax in the summer sun and embrace their stunning countryside setting, as well as ample off-road parking. When ready to leave behind your homely cottage, there is so much adventure awaiting you right on the doorstep. Outdoor enthusiasts will relish in days spent hiking through Wooler Common and Hedgehope Hill, whilst avid historians should be sure to explore Yeavering Bell Hill Fort, Chillingham Castle and Hedgeley Moor Battlefield. There's plenty of fun to be had down by the coast in the town of Bamburgh with attractions such as the Grace Darling Memorial, RNLI Grace Darling Museum and Bamburgh Castle, as well as providing a wonderful setting off point from which to explore the Northumberland Heritage Coast. Closer to home, the village of Wooler is filled with all the essential amenities such as a good selection of pubs, restaurants and shops. A fantastic group of cottages from which to discover the incredible Northumberland countryside.

The property

Wooler 2.7 miles.

Hidden away on the tranquil grounds of Akeld Manor, is this striking stone dwelling, Ivy Cottage.

Surrounded by the breath-taking landscapes of Northumberland National Park whilst remaining just a pleasant drive from the coast, this idyllic holiday home offers the perfect backdrop for a family or group getaway, no matter the occasion!

Hang your coats and kick-off your shoes as you step inside this warm and homely abode, making yourself feel right at home on the plush red sofa or curling up in the inviting armchair as you rest and recuperate from the days adventure.

Work together in the charming country-style kitchen as you prepare a hearty banquet with the help of the many handy appliances, before tucking into your creations at the dining table over a fine bottle of wine.

Delight in a moment of peace and quiet as you soak in the spacious tub that decorates the bathroom or freshen up with a brisk rinse in the smart walk-in shower, before grabbing your toasty towel from the heated rail and retreating to your chosen bedroom.

The bedrooms are comprised of a darling double hosting a sea of storage space, as well as a quaint twin that is perfect for tucking in the children.

Embrace your spectacular surroundings as you enjoy a warm cup of coffee out in the communal courtyard, chatting to neighbours before setting about another fun-filled day in Northumberland.

Adventure awaits you on a stay at Ivy Cottage.

Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 986491, 986494, 986495, 1070404, 1070408, 1070411, 1070414, 1070417, 1070420, 1070423, 1070427, 1070428, 1070439, 1070440, 1070442, 1070445,1070448, together sleeping up to 72 guests.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, hand held shower, separate walk-in shower, basin, heated towel, WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room
  • Electric storage heaters
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine
  • TV
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available on request
  • Off-road parking available
  • Communal courtyard to the front, Private lawned garden at the rear
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 2.6 miles, pub 2.3 miles
  • Note: Minimum 3 night stay's
  • Note: There is no WiFi at this property
  • Note: Guests must provide their own towels
  • Note: The property has a good housekeeping bond that will be arranged directly with the owner prior to arrival with authorisation on a debit or credit card

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About the location

WOOLER

Berwick-upon-Tweed 16 miles; Bamburgh 15 miles; Alnwick 18 miles.

Wooler is a delightful, historic market town on the banks of the River Till, one of the tributaries of the Tweed, nestling in the foothills of the Cheviots which form part of the Pennine Way. Known locally as 'The Gateway to The Cheviots', Wooler has a selection of hotels and eating places and offers a magnificent location for exploring the whole of Northumberland and the Scottish Borders. Situated on the edge of the Northumberland National Park, Wooler is just a short drive away from the historic town of Alnwick with its famous Castle and Gardens, and the well preserved Garrison town of Berwick-upon-Tweed. Chillingham Castle with its ancient herd of wild white cattle and Coldstream, just over the Scottish border, are also a short drive away.

Region Information

Note: Minimum 3 night stay's
Note: There is no WiFi at this property
Note: Guests must provide their own towels
Note: The property has a good housekeeping bond that will be arranged directly with the owner prior to arrival with authorisation on a debit or credit card

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas