Self Catering in Northumberland - Hexham
Areas: Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £270.00 - 470.00
Wanney Cottage is a 19th Centurary former quarryman's cottage, which has been sympathatically renovated, retaining its old charm and yet offering all modern facilities. The cottage is reached by a private road, just off the A68. It is situated in a quite location with the village pub in Ridsdale only a 5 minute walk away.
Located at the edge of Northumberland National Park, near to Kielder Water and Forrest, The Hadrian's Wall and Northumerland Heritage Coast with its sand beaches, picturesque fishing villages and castles, It offers an ideal base to explore the many tourist attractions within the region. The living room with its woddburning stove and dining area sunroom offers stunning views over open country and The Cheviots and a comfortable bed settee for additional spleeping space. Upstairs is the large bedroom with king size bed and ample storage, Wanney Cottage is usually let weekly, from Saturday to Saturday, but short breaks may be available.
Please contact the owner. It is available from 4pm on the day of arrival and guests are kindly ask to vacate the cottage no later than 10am on the day of departure. Prices include heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and the first basket of logs.
Additional logs can be purchased from the owner at £5 per basket. Being on the border of England and Scotland, Northumberland has been the site of a number of battles. The county is noted for its undeveloped landscape of high moorland, a favourite with landscape painters, and now largely protected as a National Park.
Northumberland is the most sparsely populated county in England, with only 62 people per square kilometre. Ashington was the birthplace of the three famous footballers Bobby and Jack Charlton in 1937 and 1935 respectively; and Jackie Milburn previously in 1924. In 1978 Steve Harmison, an international cricketer was born here.
Making our cottage the ideal location for walkers,hikers,cyclists,fishermen, historians, and even the football or celebrity enthusiasts amongst you. But if simply taking gentle strolls around the local area is your cup of tea then you won't be disappointed.
Services / Facilities:
Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Included
Open Fire/Wood Burner
1 Double Bedroom
1 Single Bedroom
Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Toilet
TV - Satellite or Cable
Terrace / patio
Enclosed garden / play area
Off road parking
Activities within 20min drive of the property
Pub/Bar within 1 mile
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Hexham area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Chipchase Castle - 5.6 miles (Historic House)
Wark in Tynedale Castle - 5.7 miles (Castle)
Elsdon Tower - 5.8 miles (Historic Building)
Elsdon Castle - 5.8 miles (Castle)
Kirkharle Hall - 6.3 miles (Historic Building)
Wallington Hall - 7.3 miles (Historic House)
Black Carts Turret (Hadrian's Wall) - 8.3 miles (Roman Site)
Chesters Roman Fort - 8.9 miles (Roman Site)
Carrawburgh Temple of Mithras - 8.9 miles (Roman Site)
Chesters Bridge Abutment (Hadrian's Wall) - 8.9 miles (Roman Site)
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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.