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Orchard Cottage in Durham, Durham

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sleeps 8
4 rooms
2 bathrooms

Orchard Cottage description

Holiday home
Orchard Cottage is a Grade II listed barn conversion near the city of Durham in North East England. The cottage sleeps eight people and has two ground floor king-size double bedrooms (one with woodburning stove) and two first floor king-size doubles. There is also a ground floor wet room and first floor bathroom. Also in the cottage is a kitchen with dining area and sitting room with woodburning stove. Outside is ample off road parking and a lawned garden with patio, hot tub, furniture and barbecue. Situated in one of the most beautiful counties of England, Orchard Cottage is a lovely family holiday cottage at any time of the year.

Northumberland is a heady combination of fishing villages, market towns, sandy beaches, magnificent castles and historic Hadrian's Wall, tied together by beautiful countryside and abundant wildlife.

Central heating provided by ground source heat pumps with underfloor heating on ground floor and woodburning stoves. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, Smart TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stoves inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Lawned garden with hot tub, furniture and BBQ, plus shared garden with play area. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 3 miles, pub 1 mile. Note: Play area to be used at own risk and children to be supervised at all times. Note: No stag/hen or similar.


  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • High chair
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Log fire
  • Near golf
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • On a farm
  • Rural location

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Mrs Henderson
July 2016
We found this property is totally suitable for the disabled. The downstairs wet room, was suitable for 2 carers to assist in showering. No problems in using a folding hoist, so much area to move about in. Excellent.
Dr Beaumont
July 2016
The Cottage was the ideal size and location. Bedrooms were a good size and the open plan kitchen diner lent itself perfectly to entertaining friends and family. Everyone loved it and it and I was actually quite sad when it was time to come home. Would I stay again - absolutely.
Mr Bardsley
April 2016
The location was very good and the property was outstanding!
Mrs Deeming
August 2016
Orchard Cottage is in a great position, set in countryside with walks from the door, but still only 10 minutes drive into the centre of Durham. It has a fantastic hot tub which the kids used every day, come rain or shine! A brilliant and comfy base for a holiday!
Mrs Turner
April 2015
Loved the space and layout in the house for 7 of us and the old stonework provided great soundproofing! It was warm and cosy in the evening with the wood burner on and the wood-fired hot-tub was very popular. Had a friendly owner and neighbours. Highly recommended.
Miss Doxford
March 2016
The cottage was fantastic with large rooms, a lovely log burner and beautiful views. The property is nice and silent at night and the showers were lovely and hot. The owners were the most attentive and friendly people, we will be back.
Miss Hitchen
May 2015
Very friendly and helpful owner and a fantastic hot tub, an extremely relaxing environment.
Mrs Carty
September 2015
The accommodation was the best thing about our holiday. We loved Durham and it was beautiful but the accommodation was outstanding!
Mr Clarkson
January 2016
Had an excellent time, it was a lovely cosy cottage which was warm throughout. The owner was very friendly and helpful. The hot tub was good even in freezing temperatures, the surroundings were nice and the log fire in the lounge was a very nice feature and essential during the winter. Would definitely stay again!
Mrs Muir
July 2015
Property was lovely and a great spot for a relaxing break. Owner friendly, helpful and approachable. Lovely walks on the doorstep. A wonderful stay!
Mr Lang
July 2015
Loved the location, the wood burning hot tub and overall experience. It was really relaxing and the owner and his wife were great hosts. Would definitely return and have already recommended the cottage to several friends.
Mrs Scarborough
July 2015
A fabulous little cottage, superbly finished whilst still being cosy and homely. Would definitely recommend.
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