County Durham Travel Guide - Historic Houses

This category lists stately homes / country houses. For other types of historic properties see our gazetter of Historic Buildings in County Durham.

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Wolsingham (Self catering)
Willow Cottage, Wolsingham

Willow Cottage

Built in the early 1800?s this sandstone cottage is tucked away down a cobbled lane in the conservation village of Wolsingham, in unspoilt Weardale, which is located in the North …
Sleeps 2

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Mickleton (Self catering)
Swallows Barn, Mickleton

Swallows Barn

This stone-built cottage is nestled within the Teesdale hamlet of Mickleton and can sleep seven people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 7

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Barnard Castle (Historic Hotel)
The Three Horseshoes Hotel

The Three Horseshoes Hotel

The Three Horseshoes Hotel in the centre of the historic market town of Barnard Castle has excellent facilities for walkers and cyclists. Rooms have all been updated to the highest level. En-suites all have top of the range fixtures and fittings rooms include large comfortable beds TV free Wi-Fi hairdryers … more >>

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Middleton-in-Teesdale (Historic Hotel)
Forresters Hotel and Restaurant

Forresters Hotel and Restaurant

The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant is located in the centre of the attractive little town of Middleton in Teesdale. The town is on the Durham side of the river at the point where the Tees is joined by the Hudeshope Beck which runs along the back of the hotel. Middleton … more >>

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