This lovely, semi-detached Northumberland stone cottage is situated in the rural village of Harbottle, within the beautiful Northumberland National Park.
Full of character and perfectly placed for those looking to explore one of the most stunning areas of the UK, this property is ideal for a family or a group of friends in need of a break away from the stresses and pressures of modern life.
Inside you will find that the property has been furnished with both comfort and convenience in mind, offering flexible accommodation for all guests in your party.
On the first floor you will find three tastefully furnished bedrooms, one of which is a luxurious king-size double and there’s also a double and a twin, perfect for the children, as well as a stylish shower room.
Downstairs you’ll find a bathroom and a lovely well-equipped kitchen with beautiful flagged flooring, equipped with a dining area within which the whole party can gather together for a celebratory meal.
There’s also a cosy sitting room with comfy seating and a warming multi-fuel stove, a great space for relaxing after a long day exploring the beautiful countryside surrounding this special cottage.
When you decide to venture outside, there are excellent opportunities for cycling and walking from your doorstep, including the short stroll through the village to the mighty Drake Stone, a massive sandstone feature from which you can drink in breathtaking views to the Cheviot Hills.
Also within easy reach are Cragside House, Alnwick Castle and Gardens, as well as the stunning Heritage Coastline.
With all that the Northumberland National Park has to offer, this delightful cottage is sure to provide an excellent base from which to enjoy a truly memorable holiday.
Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x twin. Upstairs shower room with shower, basin and WC. Separate WC upstairs. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting area with multi-fuel stove.
About the location
Alwinton 1.5 miles; Rothbury 9 miles.
The delightful village of Harbottle is situated in the Upper Coquet Valley, between the grassy Cheviots and the more rugged Harbottle Hills. Rural Harbottle has an old village pub and a ruined medieval castle, and is conveniently located in the Northumberland National Park, from where you will find the Simonside Hills, which provide some of the best walking and cycling in the county. Take a walk to the ancient Drake Stone believed to be endowed with supernatural powers or seek out Gallows Edge where many a poor soul met their end at the hands of the Lord of Redesdale. Nearby Rothbury has an array of excellent shops, tea rooms, a golf course, public tennis court, cycle hire and of course the famous Cragside Hall to explore. A short drive away and there's more history to explore in the form of wonderful castles and endless beaches of the Heritage Coastline, plus a little further afield are the beautiful Kielder Water and Hadrian’s Wall.