9 The Green is an outstanding, stone-built, terraced cottage, on the edge of the village green in the attractive village of Piercebridge, 10 miles from Barnard Castle, and can sleep four people. This single-storey cottage has a king-size double bedroom with an en-suite shower room, a super king-size double bedroom (zip/link, can be twin on request) with a TV, a bathroom, a kitchen, a summer room with a dining area and a sitting room with a woodburner. Outside there is roadside parking in a quiet, private lane by the front of the cottage and a front, lawned garden with furniture and a hot tub. 9 The Green is a lovely cottage for your self-catering holiday.
With an attractive village green, Piercebridge provides visitors with a selection of excellent pubs and an organic farm shop. Located on the Teesdale border next to the river Tees, the village is just 10 miles east of the popular town of Barnard Castle. Renowned for its Roman heritage, Piercebridge itself dates back to around 70AD and boasts a Roman fort site - a well known ancient monument which forms part of the region's Dere Street Roman Trail. As a stop along both the Teesdale and Cleveland Ways, this village provides an excellent base from which walkers and cyclists can explore nearby Swaledale and Weardale. As well as the two main trails the are many bridleways, footpaths, cycle trails and lovely riverside walks to explore. Other local attractions include the magnificent Raby Castle in nearby Staindrop, the Bowes Museum, York's National Railway Museum, Durham Cathedral and the market town of Barnard Castle. The Lake District and Northumbrian National Park are also within reasonable driving distance.
From heather-clad moors and limestone scars, to market towns and the steady pace of country life - the sublime Dales await you! Where else in Britain is it as satisfying to sit and do nothing as it is to explore the numerous pursuits on offer?
Electric central heating with woodburner. Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, 3 x TVs with FreeSat, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. One basket of logs inc. in rent, additional fuel available to purchase from shop next door. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Roadside parking in quiet, private lane by front of cottage. Front enclosed cottage garden with furniture, rear enclosed patio garden with furniture. Four well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 3 mins walk. Note: The cottage may be suitable for less mobile guests, please contact the owner for more details.
- Accepts Pets
- Enclosed garden
- Ground floor
- High chair
- Linen provided
- Log fire
- Towels provided
- Near pub