Holiday home Drover's Cottage is a stone-built, detached cottage set next to the owner's working livestock farm on the edge of the market town of Wolsingham near Durham. The cottage sleeps two people in one double bedroom. There is also a bathroom and an open plan living area with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area with a sofa bed. Outside there is off road parking for two cars and a lawned garden with a patio and furniture. Drover's Cottage is just the spot for a countryside break with the dogs.
Area The picturesque market town of Wolsingham sits at the entrance to Weardale, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty nestled within the North Pennines. Boasting many period features and stone-built listed buildings, the town is a popular stop-off point for visitors at the base of the Weardale Valley. The town boasts a number of well-regarded pubs, cafes and restaurants as well as convenience shops and takeaways. It also has the Wolsingham Agricultural Show, held every year on the first weekend in September.
Region 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?
Amenities Gas central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lawned garden with patio and furniture. Two small well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk. Note: Due to the property being set on a farm, please ensure dogs are kept on a lead at all times when outside.
The cottage was lovely and cosy with everything we needed for a great stay.
A really lovely, cosy cottage for two. It is in an excellent location, there are plenty of walks in the area. The town of Wolsingham is within walking distance and is a very attractive place. Would definitely go again.
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