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Bowes Barn

Beamish, Northumberland (Ref. 1038814)

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
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1 Customer Review

  • "Good location for Durham and North East."

    friendly atmosphere around the farm and buildings. Loved seeing the pheasants roaming around.

    Reviewed by WendySep 2020

Granary And Bowes Barn Cottages

These modern stone-built barn conversions rest on an established holiday site and working family farm just outside the rural village of Kibblesworth. The two dwellings have been designed to offer groups of couples, friends and families the opportunity to relax amongst the rolling hills of Northumberland whilst still having easy access to the cities of Durham, Newcastle upon Tyne and Sunderland. Spend your evenings in the sitting rooms and cosy up with your loved ones reminiscing about the day’s events whilst the TV hums in the background. The kitchens have been fitted with all the necessary appliances to whip up a hearty feast, whilst the dining areas are perfect for gathering of an evening and toasting to a wonderful holiday. Choose from a range of bedrooms, each tastefully decorated with plenty of storage and wall-mounted TVs, while the tiled bathrooms and shower rooms allow you to prepare for the day. Outside there are patio areas where you can take a cup of tea in the morning and watching the sun come up over the fields. The cottages are well-placed for enjoying a number of walking and cycling routes in the area, including the cycle way for the coast to coast. For a memorable day out, visit the world famous open air Beamish museum and take a look at life from the 1800s and 1900s in North East England, or enjoy a wealth of amenities in the cities in the cities of Newcastle, Sunderland and Durham, which are just 20 minutes’ drive from the cottages. Granary Barn and Bowes Barn is the perfect place to stay to access the many delights of North East England.

The property

Ouston 3.8 miles.

Bowes Barn is a fabulous two-storey barn conversion resting on a working arable farm in the village of Kibblesworth, County Durham.

With easy access to the cities of Newcastle, Sunderland and Durham, this property is the ideal base for small families or couples looking to explore the North East.

Finished to a high standard with both contemporary and traditional features, such as the exposed stone walls, the cottage is a lovely cottage offers a great place to return to after a day of sightseeing.

The downstairs is entirely open-plan consisting of a well-equipped kitchen, dining and sitting area.

Upstairs there are two well-presented bedrooms; a double and single, served by the family bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.

To the outside is a private patio where you can enjoy a refreshing drink while reflecting upon your holiday so far.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 968293, together they sleep 7 people.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining and sitting area
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair, travel cot and stairgate provided
  • Off-road parking for two cars
  • Front patio area with seating
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1.4 miles and pub 2.2 miles
  • Note - Bowes Barn offer all guests discount vouchers to the Beamish museum, which entitles them to 25% off the ticket price

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About the location


Sunderland 10.9 miles, Newcastle 8.9 miles

Settled in the charming County Durham within the North East of England, you will find the delightful village of Ouston. Home to a local newsagents selling all the household essentials, two well-established pubs and a tasty takeaway, this village has everything you could ever need during your stay. Spend a day at the nearby popular living museum of Beamish and learn what life was like in the North East during the 1820's, all the way up to the 1940's. Venture into the city of Sunderland for a spot of shopping and a bite to eat before exploring the magnificent Winter Gardens and wandering the grounds to the 18th-century Hylton Castle. Climb up Penshaw hill to see the imposing Penshaw Monument up close, or why not head in to university city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne where you can spot the Gateshead Millennium Bridge or visit the famous Angel of the North.

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This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Last minute
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