Located between the town of Whickham and the village of Burnopfield this cottage offers the ideal base for exploring while also enjoying all the comforts of home. Full of charm and character this stone-built cottage is located on land that was once part of the Gibside Estate and which features plenty of green space. There are numerous activities and tourist spots to enjoy nearby including the city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne Metro Centre Beamish Museum beautiful coastline the Roman Wall and plenty of Northumbrian castles. There are many coastal and country walks to be taken nearby and plenty of shops restaurants and pubs are situated just a short drive away. The cottage is a single-level property with a rustic lounge/diner greeting visitors on entry. This includes comfortable ample seating in front of a cosy wood burner a TV/DVD radio and a CD player. The dining table seating four guests in style. The well-equipped kitchen includes everything you need to make your holiday escape into a home with its electric oven and hob microwave fridge/freezer and dishwasher meaning self-catering is taken care of. There is a light and airy king-size bedroom with en-suite shower room with WC as well as a twin. The bathroom contains an electric shower over bath and WC. In additional to the living quarters there is a handy utility room houses a washing machine and tumble dryer. The property is in a complex with a neighbouring property sharing a courtyard with outdoor furniture and a BBQ. It is possible for larger groups to book both properties. Guests have access to one and a half acres of communal gardens too. Secure off-road parking for one car is available at the cottage. Need to know: 2 bedrooms: 1 king size, 1 twin. 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC, 1 en suite shower room. Oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher. Washing machine and tumble dryer. Access to shared courtyard and communal gardens. Wood burner in lounge. Central heating and electric included. Off road parking for 1 car. Wi Fi included. 1 dog welcome. Pubs and shops within walking distance. TV/DVD, CD and radio available. BBQ. Garden table and chairs.