Take a break away from it all and visit Allenheads in Northumberland, one of the highest villages in England.
Built around 1850 in a peaceful location, approximately 16 miles from the historic market town of Hexham, within the north pennines area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) , this attractive 2 bedroomed stone built cottage exudes a wealth of rustic charm and character, yet still incorporating modern day conveniences, including high speed broadband and breath-taking views of the fells.
Full of rustic country charm with exposed beams and an inglenook fire places.
To the ground floor the cottage, consists of a cosy sitting room, with a log burner, WIFI, TV with free view channels and USB port, DVD and CD player, a large farmhouse style kitchen diner, fully equipped with dishwasher, fridge freezer and washer dryer.
There's a sun porch/boot room to the rear that also provides access to the garden.
To the first floor there is a large bathroom with a corner bath and shower and 2 ample sized bedrooms, consisting of 1 kingsize and 1 twin room with subtle lighting and lots of storage space, sleeping a maximum of 4 people.
Externally the property has on street parking, a patio, and a mature garden with a chimnea in summer and magnificent views of the fells and wildlife, and the meandering River East Allen that runs alongside.
Fishing permits are also available from the post office in nearby Allendale town.
Allenheads also boasts its own ski slope with 2 tow lifts weather permitting.
Approximately 5 miles up the road in Sinderhope, there is also a pony trekking Centre which is open to the public by appointment.
There's a large selection of books, CD's and DVD's along with board games for thoselazy days.
The property benefits from a wood burning stove, instant, on demand hot water and full central heating.
All bedding and towels are included which are hotel quality Egyptian cotton, and professionally laundered.
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*******************2 night breaks are available but are charged at the 3 night rate. Simply select a 3 night stay but let us know you only require the cottage for 2 in the booking notes*********************************