This comfortable, modern, ground floor cottage is situated in the peaceful village of Belford. The accommodation is all on one level with no stairs and wide doorways, so is accessible for wheelchair users or the less mobile. The rambling woodland garden surrounds a small pond and has lovely seating areas dotted around the two large monkey puzzle trees and shrubs.
Monkey Puzzle Retreat is in a convenient location to explore the coastal area, being a few minutes drive to the Heritage Coast and major attractions in the area such as Lindisfarne, Bamburgh and Seahouses. Shop: 100 meters Pub: 150 meters.
Open Plan Accommodation all on ground level:
Lounge with oak flooring, contemporary style electric fire, TV with Freeview, comfortable Italian leather sofa and electric reclining tilt and stand chair, comfortable double sofa bed.
Dining Area with table to comfortably seat 4, French doors out to garden
Kitchen with gas hob, combination microwave oven, larder fridge,dishwasher and coffee machine
Utility Cupboard with washing machine and freezer
Bedroom 1 with a double bed, fitted wardrobe and drawers,
Bathroom with bath, over bath shower, WC and washbasin
Garden: Large woodland garden with pond and garden furniture.
Parking: Off road parking
Also Provided: Linen and Towels. WiFi. Small starter welcome tray. Sofa bed in lounge for an additional two people.
Pets: 2 well behaved dogs welcome @£15 per pet per week. Please note dogs are not allowed on the sofas or in the bedroom.
Notes: This is a non-smoking property. Mobile phone signal - strong.
The cottage proximity to the A1 provides easy access to Edinburgh, Tyneside and Newcastle. The historic towns of Berwick and Alnwick are 14 miles north and south respectively, whilst the Cheviots, which provide excellent walking, and the Border region with its many stately homes and abbeys can be reached in 20 minutes by car. Excellent golf, horse riding and fishing available locally.
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 2
- 1 bedroom
- 1 bathroom
- 2 pets allowed
- WiFi internet
- Bed linen provided
- Towels provided
- Central heating
- Washing machine
- Private parking available
- 4 miles from a beach
- 0.15 mile from a pub
- 0.1 mile from a shop
- No smoking
We had a lovely time at Monkey Puzzle Retreat. Charlie the owner was very relaxed and helpful, said he would be there whatever time we arrived. He provided a Welcome Pack of bread, milk, bacon, lovely fresh eggs, milk, butter, tea, coffee etc and a very high standard of cookware and tableware. It's a real home-from-home, with books, jigsaws, TV, radio, alarm clock, hairdryers, recliner chair - everything you could want. There's plenty of garden which our 2 very active dogs loved and we found footpaths to open country from a cut through the hedge at the bottom of the drive. Charlie lives in the next door house and recommended good places to visit and eat, so we really enjoyed our Northumbrian holiday. Ms Gabrielle Lanceley - 19th July 2019
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The building is approached from the car parking area via a gently sloping path.
Access is through a set of french doors.
To the left is the living area, to the right the kitchen and dining area.
To the rear is the bedroom and bathroom.
The whole building is on one level. The bedroom has access to a small patio through a set of french doors.
The only step is a shallow step to the kitchen door.
The bath is of standard height and length and has a fitted handrail to the back wall.