A pretty, detached, stone-built, single-storey cottage, located in the grounds of Bank House, Guyzance, just nine miles south of Alnwick.
Finished to a high standard throughout, this bright and airy cottage offers character and charm and is an ideal base for a couple wishing to explore the delights of the Heritage Coastline and the surrounding area.
The comfortable sitting room has a large window with views to the front and a huge sofa; a wonderful spot to relax and put your feet up.
The well-equipped kitchen and dining area have all the essentials for serving up a great Northumberland meal and the door from the kitchen leads to a lovely patio area and lawned garden, a sunny spot to relax with friends and enjoy an alfresco meal.
The French-style king-size bedroom is a peaceful haven to retire to at the end of the day and the bathroom provides a bath for those who like to soak tired limbs.
Just ten minutes’ drive will take you to The Northumberland Arms in Felton, a well-established local pub serving fine food and top-quality ales, or why not try afternoon tea at The Running Fox serving gorgeous cream teas and cakes?
Kizzie's Cottage is within easy reach of the A1 which will take you to all the delights that Northumberland has to offer, including Alnwick with its renowned castle and gardens, Brinkburn Priory with its peaceful riverside setting and the National Trust's Cragside House.
Discover the beauty of the Heritage Coast boasting endless beaches, and the rolling Cheviot Hills, all within a 15 minute drive, making this cottage an ideal base for a break in Northumberland.
About the location
Warkworth 5 miles; Alnwick 9 miles.
Guyzance is a small scattered hamlet set in rural Northumberland, between Morpeth to the south and Alnwick to the north. The hamlet is set around the banks of the River Coquet which rises in the Cheviot Hills and meanders east through Warkwork and reaches the coast at Amble. The nearby village of Felton has an excellent pub/restaurant, The Northumberland Arms which serves good quality fare, and a fabulous coffee shop, The Running Fox serving delightful afternoon teas. There is plenty to see and do near Guyzance, the beautiful village of Warkworth is just five miles east with its historical castle, art galleries, pretty shops and restaurants and not to be missed is a trip to Warkworth Hermitage, tucked away by the Coquet and accessible only by boat, the late medieval cave hermitage and chapel of a solitary holy man. Guyzance is just nine miles from Alnwick, with its castle and garden, and features Europe's largest cascading water feature, an enormous tree house, a rose garden and an ornamental walled garden. The Heritage Coastline is waiting to be discovered with miles of golden sandy beaches, numerous castles and boat trips to the famous Farne Islands. Brinkburn Priory is just a short drive away, a restored Augustinian priory in a most lovely setting beside the River Coquet. Just 15 minutes' drive to the west is the National Trust’s Cragside House and Gardens. Altogether, this is an ideal location for exploring Northumberland and its stunning Heritage Coastline.