This semi-detached stone, former fisherman's cottage has been completely refurbished to create an immaculately presented, romantic cottage just a stone's throw from the sea. The cottage is a perfect retreat to chill out and admire the stunning sea views or to take a casual stroll along the sandy beach. Boulmer has virtually remained unchanged for 100 years and is one of the few true fishing villages left along the Northumbrian coast. The distinctive blue fishing boats, known as cobles are used to catch crabs, lobster and sea salmon. Keen cyclists may be interested to know the 200 miles coast and castle cycle route between Edinburgh and Newcastle passes through the village. The quiet, gently undulating roads and lanes around the cottage are perfect for a family bike ride. A short journey by car is the historic market town of Alnwick made famous by the magnificent castle and the beautiful gardens created by the Duchess of Northumberland. Alnwick has a wide range of amenities including cafes, gift shops, a weekly market, a leisure centre and supermarkets. Golfing, fishing, sailing, diving and horse riding are available locally.
Accommodation all on one level
Exceptionally well appointed lounge with laminate floor, electric log effect fire, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD radio, dining table and sea views.
Spacious modern kitchen with tiled floor, electric cooker and hob, microwave, washing machine, fridge, freezer and door out to rear garden.
Bedroom 1 - Double bed, sea views.
Bedroom 2 - Twin beds.
Shower room with WC.
Electricity and oil central heating. Wi-Fi. Travel cot and highchair. Large enclosed garden with furniture. Off road parking. Pub in village. Shop in Longhoughton 1.5 miles. Duvets with linen and towels. Pets welcome @ £15 per pet per week.
FRIDAY TO FRIDAY.
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 4
- 2 bedrooms
- 1 bathroom
- 3 pets allowed
- WiFi internet
- Bed linen provided
- Towels provided
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
- Central heating
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- Washing machine
- Private parking available
- 0.1 mile from a beach
- 0.2 mile from a pub
- 1.5 miles from a shop
- Sea views
- No smoking
Fishermans Cottage is an excellent place to relax and recharge your batteries. It is warm, cosy and well furnished. The owner thoughtfully provides a welcome pack that includes your dog! The enclosed garden area at the back, is a great feature to let your dog out-first and last thing, in the day. The beds are really comfortable-not always the case when we've holidayed elsewhere. We will be coming back!!! Thankyou Sonia. Mrs Sue Elgey - 25th November 2019
The best holiday cottage we have ever stayed in. Back for our second stay. We will be back!Mr Christopher Metcalfe - 20th September 2019
Visited this property 6 times now and standards have always been excellent. Property excellent as is location. Mrs Caroline Hayter - 12th September 2019
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Property Name: Fisherman’s Cottage
The nearest bus stop is: 25yds approx
The nearest train station is: Alnmouth, 3.5 miles
The nearest food shop is: Longhoughton Coop, 2.1 miles
The nearest pub/restaurant is: Fishing boat inn, 200yds approx
The nearest petrol station is: Coop petrol station, Alnwick, 6.3 miles
Mobility equipment hire is: Geared up mobility, 21 miles
Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: Gated drive at side of cottage
For what sized cars? 2 small cars or 1 large
Good space to unload once parked; Yes
Number of spaces available: 2 small cars or 1 large, also on street parking at front of cottage
The parking surface is: paved and gravel
Distance to the property from the parking: next to property
Is parking level? Slight down slope
The width of the path to the property:
How many steps are there en-route to the entrance: 1 to front entrance, 2 to back entrance
How many entrances are there to the property? 2
Door height: 79”
Door width: 32”
Keyhole height: 39”
How many steps to entrance: 1 step to front entrance and 2 steps to back entrance.
The flooring is: laminated wood flooring with rug
The door widths are: 32”, 33” and 33”
Is there good space between the furniture: Yes
Is it movable or fixed: movable
The flooring is: Tiled
The door widths are: 32” and 33”
The worktop height is: 37”
Is the oven set high or low; low
The fridge height is; low
The freezer height is: low
Is crockery stored high or low? High, pans are stored low
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen? no
How many floors does the property have: property is all on ground floor
The flooring is: carpet
The door widths are: 33”
Bed sizes are: one double and two single beds
Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: movable
Bathrooms and cloakrooms
The door widths are: 30”
Is there an accessible or adapted WC, bath/shower? No
Is there a ground floor WC, shower room? Yes
Does the shower have a fitted grab rail? No
Is there a shower where access is level rather than having step up? No
The flooring is: tiled
External areas are stepped
Permanent and movable seating is provided
There is outside lighting
There is no colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps)
There are no footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired
There are barriers to entry into part of the garden (eg gates)
There are no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas.
Is there a landline for guests to use? No
Mobile reception details: good with major phone networks eg O2
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without moving furniture (not WC or baths)? Yes
Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No
Any other information: there is no shaver socket in bathroom but we do provide shaver adapter