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Cottages in Northumberland: Ford Cottage, Allensford

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Situated in the stunning County Durham hamlet of Allensford, this converted cottage is perfect for exploring the North East. The River Derwent and the 14-acre Allensford Country Park are both nearby and the bustling Newcastle City Centre is just a 30 minutes’ drive away.

This cottage itself benefits from two beautifully decorated double bedrooms both of which have en-suite bathrooms. The remaining living space is open plan and on single storey making it a great place to stay for people with limited mobility.

Entrance to Ford Cottage is through the French doors which lead into the main living area. * N.B. for limited mobility guests, please be aware that there is a step up and over the door frame.

Open-Plan Living Area: Comprises of a lounge, dining area and small kitchen. The lounge has two comfortable, 2-seater sofas with a cosy log burning stove and large flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD player, there is 'Welsh' dresser with a selection of tableware and a wooden seat with under-seat storage containing a great selection of games.

Dining area: Circular wooden dining table with seating for 4.

Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, fridge (N.B. no ice box), toaster, kettle, microwave and cafetiere.

Master bedroom with en-suite shower room: Double bed with bedside drawers and lamps, double wardrobe plus a single wardrobe with full length mirror front, a chest of drawers with flat-screen TV, dressing table with mirror and chair, wooden rocking chair and armchair, there is a day bed for a 5th child guest, if required (N.B. Please confirm at time of booking), feature stone wall.

En-suite: With shower cubicle, hand-wash basin with mirror above and WC.

Bedroom 2 en-suite shower room: Double bed with bedside drawers and lamps, a double wardrobe, chest of drawers, armchair, dressing table with stool.  En-suite shower room: with hand-wash basin, mirrored cabinet and WC.

Outside: A patio area is sectioned off for Ford Cottage's guests to use** with a table and 4 chairs. From the entrance gate, you can access the 14-acre picnic park that is Allensford Country Park which has plenty of room to walk, run around and use the picnic tables.

Parking: for one car in designated parking space outside of the gated entrance which is shared with the owners who live in the adjoining property.

Parents' note: There is a travel cot available at Ford Cottage for your use.

 

**The owners' own property is located next door and the cottage has its own, private access from the main courtyard. 

Ford Cottage welcomes one well behaved dog.

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

 

 

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Price Range Per Week: £350 - £710
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  • Car parking - Private off road parking for one car - an excellent bonus for a city centre property!

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  • 24 hr return laundry service - 24 hour Dry Cleaning and Laundry service is available - an extra charge applies. Please enquire.
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