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Cheviot Hills Self Catering cottage, The Poachers Pocket, Whittingham, sleeps 6

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The Poachers Pocket
NE66 4UW

The Poachers Pocket, Whittingham, Northumberland

  Booking through:
Sykes Cottages
Telephone Sykes Cottages booking line   01244 352 197

Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £890.00

Poachers Pocket Whittingham, Northumberland sleeps six guests in three bedrooms.

Tucked away in the village of Whittingham on the edge of the Cheviot Hills you will find The Poachers Pocket, a charming and characterful extended cottage featuring exposed beams, stone walls, wooden floors and a unique working range and Rayburn. Comfortable furnishings throughout and plenty of space for all the family, The Poachers Pocket will appeal to guests looking for the chance to stay in a traditional Northumbrian stone cottage with fabulous walks on your doorstep, the River Aln at the bottom of the garden and the peace and tranquillity of our beautiful countryside. With easy access to the market town of Alnwick, some of the most beautiful beaches as well as on the edge of the Northumberland National Park.

ACCOMMODATION GROUND FLOOR Entrance hall with utility cupboard housing washer/drier. Kitchen/Diner with dining table and chairs, open fire range, oil fired Rayburn ( new Range cooker installed, images to follow), 2 ring ceramic hob, electric oven, drawer style fridge and freezer, dishwasher, Belfast style sink, larder cupboard. Bedroom 3 with super-king-size bed (zip/link, can be twin on request) and fitted wardrobe.

Bathroom with freestanding bath, shower cubicle, WC, wash hand basin and heated towel rail. Steps up to lounge with comfy leather sofas, open fire, Smart TV with sound bar and DVD player. FIRST FLOOR Bedroom 1 with King size bed, wardrobes, wooden floor and garden views.

Bedroom 2 with two single beds, wardrobes, wooden floor, chest of drawers with views of Pele tower. Door to WC. OTHER FACILITIES Parking for 2 cars.

Oil central heating. Large garden to rear (not secure) with outdoor furniture the with River Aln running at the bottom of the garden. All power, linen and towels included in rent.

2 medium sized dogs welcome.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly



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


Single Beds

Twin Beds


Oil central heating with log burners
Double electric oven, grill and induction hob, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, wine cooler
Smart TV, DVD player, WiFi
Fuel and power inc in rent
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Travel cot and highchair available
Off-road parking for 3 cars
Gardens, patio furniture
Three well-behaved dogs welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop less than 4 miles, pub less than 2 miles
Note: The garden is not enclosed and has a river running along the bottom end of it so please bear this in mind when booking
Starter fuel for log burners provided from October - April
Internal stone steps from kitchen to living room
3 external stone steps

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Nearest Attractions

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

Edlingham Castle - 3.3 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Edlingham, St John the Baptist Church - 3.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Ingram, St Michael & All Angels Church - 4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cartington Castle - 4.9 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Eglingham, St Maurice's Church - 5.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cragside - 6.1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Old Bewick, Holy Trinity Church - 6.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Hulne Priory - 6.4 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Alnwick Abbey Gatehouse - 7 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Alnwick, St Michael's Church - 7.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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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.

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