Set amidst the grounds of Thorpe Hall Estate, this is one of two charming properties that offer the perfect holiday retreat. Chapel Cottage (ref IWF), which adjoins the main hall, enjoys wonderful views of the gardens and parkland, whilst Corner Cottage (ref MPR) sits close by.
With beautiful sunsets, the River Tees flowing close by and the Teesdale Way, this is a truly magical setting. Guests are welcome to view the lovely gardens designed by Chelsea gold medallist 2012, Arne Maynard, at the award-winning Thorpe Hall by arrangement with the owner.
A local pub and farm shop providing good home-made food is ½ mile away. Just 10 minutes by car, the market town of Barnard Castle offers tea rooms, shops, galleries, markets and the Bowes Museum. Raby Castle and High Force Waterfall are some of the many local attractions. Durham, York, Harrogate and the Gateshead Metro Centre are approximately one hour’s drive. Shop 1/4 mile. Two steps to entrance. Spacious living room with open fire. Garden room with French doors to garden. Large, well-equipped farmhouse-style kitchen with TV. Wooden floors and countryside views throughout. Utility. Double bedroom with 5ft bed. Twin bedroom with zip & link beds (can be double bed on request). Bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet. Shower room with toilet. Spiral staircase to first floor: Twin bedroom (for +2) with low headroom, TV and DVD.
- Three TVs
- Two DVDs (small library)
- Enclosed lawned garden with terrace
- Patio with furniture
- Parking (for 3 cars)
- Cycle store
- No children under 5 yrs
- Open fire - initial fuel inc, thereafter £2 per basket
- Elec and full oil CH inc
- Bed linen and towels inc
- iPod dock
- No smoking