This cosy detached cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, in the hamlet of Plawsworth, six miles from Durham. The Old Powerhouse is a cosy detached conversion in the owners' three-acres of landscaped grounds. The property has a double bedroom on the mezzanine level, while downstairs is a compact room with adult bunks, family bathroom, well-equipped compact kitchen and a sitting room with dining area and electric fire. Outside is off road parking, a rear decked area with furniture and shared use of the owners' landscaped grounds. The Old Powerhouse makes a wonderful base for friends or couples for enjoy Durham city, beautiful countryside... or amazing coastlines at any time of the year.
Amenities: Electric convector heaters with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, telephone (charged to visitors’ own phone account via BT Call My Bill), selection of books, games and DVDs. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Shared lawned garden to front and side, decked area with furniture to the rear. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile.
Region: 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.
Town: Durham is an historic city with magnificent cathedral and imposing castle, set by the River Wear in the beautiful countryside of County Durham. Durham’s attractive streets are lined with shops, restaurants, pubs and galleries, while an easy drive through lovely scenery takes you to Beamish Open Air Museum, NT Cragside House, Hadrian’s Wall and beautiful walking country, not to mention the stunning Heritage Coastline of Northumberland.
Additional amenities include: high chair, cooker.Read more
All prices are inclusive of the booking fee. Winter Short Breaks (WSB) are available at many properties in the "Winter" period - subject to availability. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. Off Season Breaks (OSB) are available at many properties in parts of the "Low" and "Mid" periods - subject to availability. The price for a 3 night break is either 75% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. OSBs can be booked within a calendar month of the start date of the holiday. "Last Minute Breaks" (LMB) are available at most properties throughout the "LOW", "MID", "HIGH", "PEAK", "XMAS" and "NEW YEAR" periods. The price for a 3 night break is either 65% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. LMBs can be booked within one week of the start date of the holiday.
As featured in USA TODAY and recommended by Travel + Leisure in its annual Villa Guide:
New to FlipKey?
FlipKey is a vacation rental marketplace with more than 300,000 rentals around the world. Find the perfect place to stay for your trip, and get great value along with the space, privacy and amenities of home.
Find the vacation rental perfect for you. Learn how.