With one double bedroom and one family room, this spacious and comfortable property can be used for either a family gathering or a group of friends and comes with a beautiful rear garden ideal for al fresco dining or relaxing with a good book. Situated on the outskirts of the delightful village of Middleton-in-Teesdale and just 10 miles from Barnard Castle is this early 18th Century stone-built semi-detached cottage. Full of charm and character, this property offers outstanding views of the surrounding fells and is able to sleep five people. The cottage is well situated for all the local amenities of Barnard Castle and is a good base for tho...se wishing to experience 'village life', as there are a number of shops, pubs and village walks very close by.
Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburning stove in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, radio/CD player, small library of books/games/DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack of fuel for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request. Enclosed garden with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ. Private fishing on River Tees available free of charge by arrangement with owner. Off road parking for two cars. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops, pubs, cafes and restaurant 5 mins walk.
Region: From heather-clad moors and limestone scars, to market towns and the steady pace of country life - the sublime Dales await you! Where else in Britain is it as satisfying to sit and do nothing as it is to explore the numerous pursuits on offer?
Town: Set in an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' in the heart of Teesdale, the pretty Pennine village of Middleton-In-Teesdale is perched on the riverbank of the beautiful Tees Valley. With a wide range of shops, pubs and places to eat, this lovely little settlement boasts a range of amenities. The surrounding countryside is a great place for walkers with pretty wooded valleys and high open moorland as well as the incredible waterfalls of High Force and Cauldron Snout, regarded as some of the most spectacular sights in the district. Barnard Castle, a lovely market town, is also close by and offers a huge range of facilities and activities.Read more
All prices are inclusive of the booking fee. The "Min. Per Night" prices quoted are based on the weekly rental price, they are not applicable for short breaks. See our short break policy or ask for further details.
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.
Left on 09/16/2011 for a stay in July 2011 | keayclan
Loved this cottage was spotless. plenty room for kids to play outside, lovely view when sitting at patio. Bedrooms smashing bed to big l couldn,t kick my husband when he was snoring. will be back felt to relaxed when l got home
beautiful cottage , well appointed , friendly owner
Left on 08/18/2011 for a stay in June 2011 | John & Jennie
A lovely friendly welcome made by the owner. Lots of advice given regarding the beautiful walks from the cottage .
Furnishings in the cottage were beautiful , straight out of the Country Living magazine. Large Kitchen , well equipped with everything for a lovely holday .
We didn't need the car once we got there as the village shops catered for everything we needed.
The cottage was in such a good location for High Force & Low Force Waterfalls . A splendid walk from the doorstep .
Off road parking . We could not have asked for anything more .
Left on 03/02/2011 for a stay in January 2011 | HughnJen
The house was everything we could have asked for.
Following the cancellation of another property in the area at short notice, the owners of West House couldn't have been more helpful and accommodating. Fresh eggs, milk and biscuits all left for us, spacious, comfortable rooms, excellent heating in the teeth of very cold wintry blasts and to top it all a super-king size bed for a great nights sleep.
We highly recommend this cottage to anybody, it met our needs and more.
Hopefully we may book there again next time we visit our relations and friends in the North East.
Forgot to mention the views as well...
Amazing cottage in beautiful setting, a perfect Christmas!
Left on 02/17/2011 for a stay in December 2010 | IM Wills
This was our first Christmas away from home, and my wife and I wanted to show our children what Christmas is like away from the city. The cottage was beautiful, we all loved the wood burner, comfy beds and thick stone walls. It was made even better by the snow! The owners were fantastic, providing lovely touches such as decorations and a beautiul xmas tree, fresh eggs and logs. I would recommend this cottage to anyone!
Left on 06/10/2010 for a stay in April 2010 | What a find!
Loveliest cottage we've stayed in. Thoughtfully decked out with all that ws needed, and more. Very friendly owner, who brought new-born lambs around for the children to feed.
Teesdale - what a find! Super walks - even for little legs!
Left on 12/18/2009 for a stay in October 2009 | Murdoch Family
This cottage far exceeded our expectations. Beautiful setting great location amd wonderful accommodation. Owner couldn't have been nicer.One of the best cottages we have stayed at. Would highly recommend!!
Left on 12/18/2009 for a stay in July 2009 | Jeff Rawcliffe
We have already writen a review for this property which you have included in your property advertisment. I would also like to add that we thought hte service from Sykes cottages to be excellent and friendly in the finding and booking process.Many thanks we will certainly use your services again .Kind regards and Merry Christmas
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