Self Catering in County Durham - Castleside

The Forge Cottage
Derwent Grange Farm Cottages
County Durham

The Forge Cottage, Castleside, County Durham
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Sleeps a maximum of: 2

Pricing From: £223.00

Peacefully set amid the rolling countryside of a 200 acre sheep farm this collection of cottages converted from the old farm’s stables. Bakery and Dairy have their own individual character and retain many of their original features. The tranquil location makes this the perfect place to relax and unwind while the many foot paths and cycle routes are an excellent way to enjoy the surrounding countryside and views. Situated on the Durham/ Northumberland border Derwent Grange is ideally located for exploring the many attractions both counties have to offer. The historic city of Durham with its magnificent cathedral and river boat trips and the market town of Barnard Castle with its 12th century castle; and Medieval Raby Castle are all just a short drive away. The award winning Beamish Open Air Museum is just 13 miles away and is well worth a visit. Newcastle and Gateshead offer an array of museums and art galleries along with excellent shopping and are only 18 miles away. The breathtaking scenery of the Northumberland National Park is within an half an hours’ drive as is Hadrians Wall. A little further a field are Alnwick Castle and Gardens while the castles and gloriously unspoilt coastline of Northumberland are around an hours’ drive. Shop and pub serving food 1 mile.

Sitting room with wood burning stove sofa bed (for alternative sleeping only) and dining and kitchen areas. Double bedroom. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath).

Services / Facilities:

  • Gas CH inc
  • Logs at cost 1st supply foc
  • DVD
  • Table top oven with two ring hob
  • Cot
  • Small patio area
Non Smoking • Open Fire • Short Break • Easy Walking Access
Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Shotley, St Andrew's Church - 4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Derwentcote Steel Furnace - 6.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Bywell, St Peter's Church - 7.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bywell Hall - 7.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Bywell Castle - 7.8 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Bywell, St Andrew's Church - 7.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cherryburn - 8.4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Gibside - 8.8 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Prudhoe Castle - 9.1 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

George Stephenson's Birthplace - 10.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Nearest Alternative Cottages

Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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