Coldburn Cottage Holiday Cottage,
Northumberland - Wooler

Holiday Cottage Details

Name: Coldburn Cottage
Code: 317
Pets: Y
Region: National Park
Location: Northumberland - Wooler
Sleeps: 4
Price Band: P
Cottage Availability: All Year/Short Breaks
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Holiday Cottage Description

This stone built former shepherds house has been lovingly and tastefully renovated. Outside there is a walled and fenced garden and two buildings, one with a deep freeze and ample storage for bicycles should you wish to take advantage of the quiet private roads, the other houses the washing machine and tumble dryer and a large raised sleeping platform for dogs in a separate kennel area. Dogs are allowed downstairs in the house only. The property is fully central heated and carpeted throughout. The cottage has a garage and amble car parking space. College Valley is a private estate, there are four letting houses, a YHA youth hostel and a well equipped Community Hall which is licensed for weddings and other functions. It is possible to book the whole Valley for events. Wooler is host to the Glendale Show, held on Bank Holiday Monday at the end of August. This agricultural show is popular with both locals and holidaymakers; it celebrates many aspects of rural and farming life, and provides a fun day out for all ages. The Heritage coast is just 20 miles. Grouse shooting and stalking by arrangement. If you would like to bring your horse with you, it can be arranged or take a ride from nearby Kimmerston Riding Centre across the sands to Holy Island. Bike Hire available nearby. Although there is no television reception within the College Valley, DVD’s can be watched on the televisions provided in the cottages. All the properties let all year and are available to start your holiday on any day of the week, the only specification being a minimum letting of three nights. Due to the remoteness of some of the houses it is occasionally impossible to get safe access in deep snow, in this case a refund will be given or an alternative date offered. Coldburn is a popular cottage which regularly gets booked up. Have a look at our blog on the cottage (read more button on this page) and look through the testimonials.

Layout and Services

Ground floor – Large, light kitchen with solid wood fittings ,a dual fuel gas range and a farmhouse table to seat six. The superb views across the garden to Cheviot can be enjoy whilst relaxing on the comfortable sofa and chairs around the fire in the delightful sitting room. Bathroom with roll top Victorian bath and WC. Separate WC. First floor - Double bedroom. Twin bedded room, both with duvets, quilted bedspreads and electric blankets. All loose covers, linen and towels are cotton and synthetic duvets and pillows are available on request. Check out the satellite map link to see the position on 3 miles up a private road and high up the slope of the Cheviot. Road access is good, you don't need a 4 by 4 except if snow.

Services. Electricity and full oil CH included. Open fire – Firewood and coal provided. Colour TV (No TV reception). DVD. CD radio. iPod dock. Dual fuel gas range. Microwave. Fridge. Freezer. Washing machine. Tumble dryer. Dishwasher. Telephone. Travel cot. Highchair. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture and barbecue (fenced and gated stream runs through the garden, safe for children). Storage for bikes. Off road parking. Bar/restaurant 8 miles. Shops/PO/pubs/restaurant/TIC 11 miles. Duvets with linen and towels. Dogs welcome downstairs - kennels available - charge @ £15 per pet. No smoking in cottage please. A lovely romantic cottage with an open fire and enclosed garden.

Special Features

  • If Coldburn is not available for the dates you require check out Dunsdale House Code 344, 489 The School House and Hethpool Mill Code 396 all in The College Valley. Click the "Read more button" to see our blog on Coldburn.
  • The estate generally closes the houses in the College Valley for December and January because of the difficulty in accessing the remote houses in bad weather but if the weather is mild they may take bookings, check with our office.
  • Ideal for walking holidays, right in the heart of the Cheviot Hills.Remote and isolatedwith no neighbours you get privacy and tranquility. There is an enclosed mature garden with a high stone wall. The cottage has a small stream beside the garden. Dark skies possible? Yes, clear night skies and minimum of light pollution

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