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Butterknowle near Cockfield, Yorkshire Dales - North (Ref. 1091787)

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The property

Cockfield 2.6 miles.

Holly is a well-presented, studio-style lodge resting amidst rural surroundings in Butterknowle, County Durham.

Providing easy access to the North Pennines, Yorkshire Dales and a range of quirky towns in the vicinity, this quaint dwelling ticks all the boxes for tranquil escape with your loved one.

Parking can be found in the nearby Teesdale Cheesemaker café, before being escorted to the lodge by the owner.

Comprised of an open-plan studio layout, Holly offers the essentials for a short break; the kitchenette includes a gas hob and fridge for easy meals, while the nearby café offers an excellent choice of locally sourced food and drink.

Take the evening outside to the front decking, relaxing with a favourite beverage as the rural vistas puts your mind at ease.

Wash away the day within the sleek shower room before climbing into bed for a well-earned rest.

With no TV and WiFi, this is a great choice, Holly is a great choice for those wanting a break from reality, with a plethora of countryside delights to savour instead.

Enjoy breakfast at the Teesdale Cheesemakers café before going about your day; how about a trip to the nearby town of Barnard Castle, visiting the 16th century castle and a number of museums and galleries?

For a day of sightseeing, the city of Durham should be on your to-do list, home to the iconic Roman Cathedral and Roman Castle, perfect for those history buffs, along with a great choice of high street retailers for the shopaholics!

To experience the true beauty of the region, head to the North Pennines and embark on scenic journeys over rugged countryside, spotting rare wildlife and fascinating landmarks along the way, while the Yorkshire Dales is home to a variety of quirky towns and villages just waiting to be explored!

For a romantic break in this part of County Durham, look no further than Holly.


  • Single-storey
  • Studio-style layout with double bed, kitchen and sitting area
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Diesel generated heated system
  • Gas hob, fridge
  • Fuel and power inc. In rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. In rent
  • Parking in the Teesdale Cheesemaker
  • Bike storage
  • Front veranda with furniture
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2.6 miles, pub 1.8 miles
  • Note: There is no WiFi but there is 4G signal
  • Note: There is no television
  • Note: Veranda is not fully enclosed but surrounding land is ideal for dog walking
  • Note: Guests are to park at the Teesdale Cheesemaker and will be taken to the lodge by the owner

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

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About the location


Bishop Auckland 8.5 miles; Durham 18.1 miles.

This pretty village can be found resting on the edge of Teesdale, in County Durham. Within the small village you will be delighted to find a couple of shops, a pub and a selection of takeaways. Within close reach to the village is the spectacular Raby Castle, where you can explore its treasures and tapestries, as well as the scenic deer park. Also close by is the market town of Barnard Castle, where you will find further amenities and attractions including Bowes Museum, Egglestone Abbey and the ruins of the medieval castle. A short drive will bring you to the town of Bishop Auckland and slightly further afield is the superb city of Durham, where you can spend time discovering its Romanesque Durham Cathedral and Norman Durham Castle. For those feeling active, North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a few miles away and offering miles of walking routes amid breath-taking scenery. Cockfield promises to be an endearing base to explore County Durham further.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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If your booking can't take place due to a COVID-19 lockdown in the UK or Ireland, you can request a change of date or receive a full rental charges refund.

Owners may request any evidence that they reasonably require before making a refund. Sykes Holiday Cottages is not agreeing to pay or guarantee any refund from the Owner to you under this Book with confidence.
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