This lovely detached house, tucked away behind the main street in this historic Northumbrian coastal village, provides comfortable accommodation and modern amenities including high-speed internet, in a picturesque setting. Warkworth itself is almost completely encircled by the River Coquet, and is dominated by the splendid mediaeval castle perched high on a mound only 200 yards from Rookery Nook Cottage. Half a mile up river is the famous Hermitage, a rock-hewn retreat with a very poignant history; it is quite unique in England and can only be reached by a guided rowing boat. Being within walking distance of a superb stretch of sandy beach and having some of the most lovely river scenery in the county, it is not surprising that Warkworth is a popular holiday location. The village is well served by pubs, restaurants and a patisserie, there is also a well-stocked village store and Post Office a short walk from the cottage. Alnwick, 5 miles to the North, it is home to the Duke of Northumberland and famous for its Castle and garden, open to the public, both have featured in films and television. Alnwick is also home to Barter Books, a huge second hand bookshop set inside an old Victorian railway station. Amble 2 miles south, has a marina and offers local shops, harbour village, award winning ice cream palour, fishing trips and weekend markets. Excellent golf is available in Warkworth itself and at several courses along the coast..
Ground floor - Spacious lounge with open aspect towards the countryside and river. 2 comfortable sofas, feature fireplace, TV with Freeview, Chromecast, DVD/Blu-Ray player and X-Box 360. A selection of DVD's, games and children's art accessories.
Dining room - With table to seat 6, can also be used a a quiet separate space.
Kitchen with walk-in pantry, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, family toaster, kettle, cafetiere, internet radio, USB charging points, iron and ironing board, buckets and spades for the beach.
First floor - Bedroom 1 - Spacious master bedroom with King-size bed, bedside tables with lamps, 2 built-in wardrobes, en-suite bathroom with large bath, wash basin and WC. Internet radio.
Bedroom 2 - Spacious room with double bed and one single bed, bow window with views overlooking river and countryside. Wardrobe, dresser with drawers and morror, hair dryer.
Bathroom with large bath, over bath electric shower, wash basin and WC.
Electricity and gas central heating included. Fast broadband included. Travel cot and highchair available - please request at time of booking. Terraced garden on 2 levels to front. Rear enclosed garden with patio. On-street parking nearby. Shop/PO/pubs/restaurants in village. Duvets with linen and towels. 1 small pet welcome @ £15 per week.
NB: Steps from street level up to house.
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 5
- 2 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- 1 pet allowed
- WiFi internet
- Bed linen provided
- Central heating
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- 1 mile from a beach
- 0.1 mile from a pub
- 0.1 mile from a shop
- No smoking
Lovely clean spacious house. Beautiful area with lots to do. Will definitely be returning. Amanda, County Durham - 3rd May 2018
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