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Escape Hot Tub House

Washington near Durham, Northumberland (Ref. 953194)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

  • Mrs Harrison
    September 2017
    “A lovely house, comfortable and ...”
    A lovely house, comfortable and beautifully appointed. Great base for exploring the area and the young people loved the hot tub! Would definitely recommend and will rebook
    A lovely house, comfortable and beautifully appointed. Great base for exploring the area and the young people loved the hot tub! Would definitely recommend and will rebook

Features

  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Washington 2.5 miles.

This lovely house is situated next to the owner’s beauty spa, close to the town of Washington in Tyne & Wear.

This is an ideal house for families and friends wanting to enjoy the many attractions of this popular area.

From the main road there are six steps and a ramp down to the property, with a patio and chairs outside the front door.

On the ground floor there is a beautiful, modern, well-equipped kitchen with a large breakfast bar comfortably seating six.

From the luxurious kitchen you move through to a sitting room with dining area.

There is comfy seating in the sitting room and a glorious woodburner where you can sit and relax whilst planning your next day’s activities.

There are French doors out to the patio which has a hot tub and, would you believe, an open fire.

This relaxing area is totally private and exceptionally well furnished.

The house has four double bedrooms, one of which has an en-suite shower and a door to a large decked veranda which can be used as another leisure area.

Finally a family bathroom completes the accommodation.

Outside there is a lawned area which is yet another place for you to relax.

The town of Washington is steeped in history and is home to the wonderful Washington Old Hall that is looked after by the National Trust.

It is a place of great significance because it was once the home to the ancestors of George Washington, the first president of the United States.

There are a selection of pubs, cafes and restaurants for you to visit too.

Further afield is the city of Durham with its historical cathedral, shops, pubs and restaurants.

From the house you can also visit the Durham Dales, and the Roman town of Chester-le-Street.

Why not take a shopping trip to the Metro Centre in Newcastle or explore Hadrian’s Wall?

For avid walkers, explore the Heritage Coast with Cragside at Rothbury and the North Yorkshire Moors just waiting to be explored.

Accommodation

Four double bedrooms (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast bar (seats 6). Sitting room with dining area and woodburner.

Amenities

  • Oil central heating with woodburner and outdoor open fire
  • Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter packs for woodburner and open fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Private enclosed patio with hot tub, furniture and open fire
  • Front lawned area
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2.5 miles
  • Note: There is limited headroom in three of the bedrooms
  • Note: To respect neighbouring properties please be quiet after 11 pm

About the location

WASHINGTON

Newcastle 9.5 miles; Durham 12 miles; Sunderland 7.5 miles.

Washington is a town in the city of Sunderland local government district of Tyne and Wear, and part of historic County Durham. Washington is located geographically at an equal distance from the centres of Newcastle, Durham and Sunderland, hence it has close ties to all three cities. Washington Village, once located in open country, is now surrounded by Washington New Town but retains some of its older rural features and is quite picturesque. In times past the boundaries of the village were marked by neighbouring lakes called Birtley Lough and Washington Lough. The new town of Washington is divided into eighteen districts or 'villages', which were once labelled by numbers, but real names are now favoured. Eight of the districts in the town are built on the sites of existing villages, with the most historic being Washington village itself. The National Trust owned Washington Old Hall is located in Washington and is of great significance, as it was once the home to the ancestors of George Washington, the first president of the United States.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas