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Self Catering in County Durham - Hamsterley

Wear View Cottage
County Durham

Wear View Cottage, Hamsterley, County Durham

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Sykes Cottages
Telephone Sykes Cottages booking line   01244 352 197

Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £280.00

This stone-built, detached cottage is situated close to Hamsterley village and Forest and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.

Wear View Cottage is a detached, stone-built cottage is a converted cow byre, situated close to Hamsterley Forest, two miles from the village of Hamsterley in County Durham. This single-storey cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a bathroom. The cottage also has a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with woodburning stove.

Outside there is a shared, front courtyard with furniture and off road parking for two cars. Wear View Cottage is an ideal base for walks, cycle rides and visiting Barnard Castle and Durham. Note: There are sheep and horses in the surrounding fields.

The neighbour has two dogs and the owner has a dog. Note: The long access road to this property can become very potholed. As long as the road is taken very slowly it can be used by everyday vehicles.

Note: Shooting takes place near the cottage (around 1 mile away) all-year-round. Please speak to the owner directly for more information.


Property was well situated with lots to do, but very isolated and quiet. Good standard. Nicely converted, in keeping and had comfy beds.
Ms Childs

Landelijk gelegen en van alle gemakken voorzien
Het huis ligt afgelegen. Je moet een zandweg volgen (ong. 1 kilometer). Het is zeker de moeite waard, want het is er zeer rustig. 'S morgens zie fazanten, konijntjes, eekhoorntjes, hertjes en ik heb zelfs een wezel gezien. De keuken is voorzien van was en afwasmachine. Er is wifi en dat werkt heel goed. De eigenaar woont in het hoofdcomplex, net als zijn zoon. Mr. Edmunds heeft veel tips voor trips in de omgeving. Er is zeer veel te zien!

The cottage is the perfect place for a relaxing country holiday. The courtyard and outdoor seating area is a lovely place to relax and eat al fresco, and great for the children to play in view. Warm and cosy inside, with everything you could need for a perfect stay.
Mrs James

Very clean, comfortable cottage. It has everything, even more than you can expect.
Mr Kalczak

The cottage was absolutely lovely. The location was good if you wanted to get away from everything without being too far from the basics. The owner was extremely helpful and friendly. Perfect for our family.
Mrs Holdsworth



Parking Space Parking Space
Linen Provided Linen provided
Towels Provided Towels provided
Dishwasher Dishwasher
cookewr Cooker
Refrigerator Fridge
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Televsion Television
High Chair High Chair
Cot Cot
WiFi WiFi


Single Beds

Double Beds

Twin Beds


Oil central heating with woodburning stove
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
Fuel, power and fuel for stove inc in rent
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
1 well-behaved dog welcome
Cot and highchair on request
Off road parking for 2 cars
Lockable bike storage and cleaning area
Shared front courtyard with furniture
Sorry no smoking
Shop 3 miles, pub 2 miles
River Wear 5 mins walk
Note: There are sheep and horses in the surrounding fields
Note: The approach road to the cottage is approx less than 1 miles of unpaved and uneven farm road, as long as the road is taken very slowly it can be used by everyday vehicles
Note: A 10% discount is available on entrance to The Kynren Project by prior arrangement with the owner
Note: Guests who wish to use the adjacent paddock are encouraged to call prior to booking for further information
Please note the property only accepts one small well behaved pet
There is a pet supplement of £25:00 per week
Property now has an electric car charging point, it is a British 3 point plug specific for the purpose and is on a meter paid directly to the owner

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Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Escomb Saxon Church - 3.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Binchester Roman Fort - 4.7 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Auckland Castle - 5.1 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Raby Castle - 6 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Brancepeth Castle - 6.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Staindrop, St Mary's Church - 6.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Eggleston Hall Gardens - 9.7 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Bowes Museum - 10.7 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Barnard Castle - 10.8 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

St Mary's Church, Barnard Castle - 10.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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