This delightful cottage has been skilfully created from a former 19th century granary and enjoys splendid views along the Coquet Valley. The accommodation occupies the whole of the ground floor of the owner's home. Nestling in the picturesque village of Alwinton, it stands amongst some of the most outstandingly beautiful and unspoilt countryside in Northumberland. The area is a paradise for the hill walker, angler and mountain biker or for those just wanting to enjoy the peace and seclusion of the countryside. Situated within the Northumberland National Park, Stonecrop is well placed for travelling to Hadrian's Wall, Kielder Water and the spectacular Heritage coast. Shop: 10 miles. Pub: 0.1 miles.
The attractive market town of Rothbury is 10 miles and just beyond this is Cragside, now owned by the National Trust. This magnificent house and country park, formerly home of Lord Armstrong, industrialist and entrepreneur, was the first property in the country to be lit by hydroelectricity. Now owned by the National Trust this Victorian creation is a cross between an English manor house and a Bavarian Schloss.
Entrance hall to open plan living/dining/kitchen area with sofa, TV, multifuel stove, dining table and chairs with seating for 4 guests.
Kitchen with induction hob, electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and access to conservatory and very secluded garden.
Bedroom 1 with super king-size bed, en-suite bathroom with over bath shower and WC.
Outside: Enclosed garden with patio furniture.
Parking: Reserved on street parking for 1 car
Heating: Partial night storage heating.
Pets: 2 well behaved dogs welcome at an additional charge.
Also provided: Bed linen and towels. A 'book swap' library. Starter supply of wood for the fire (Nov to Feb)
Notes: Although there is no mobile service, there is a phone box in the village and The Rose and Thistle pub is a 2 minute walk away which has WiFi access also. The Star Inn, in Harbottle is a 5 minute drive away and includes a shop for essential gifts. Electric car charging point in village.
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 2
- 1 bedroom
- 1 bathroom
- 2 pets allowed
- No WiFi internet
- Bed linen provided
- Towels provided
- Central heating
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- Washing machine
- 27 miles from a beach
- 0.2 mile from a pub
- 10 miles from a shop
- No smoking
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Accessibility Guide for Stonecrop Cottage
At a Glance
- The main entrance has level access as it is at ground level.
- The kitchen and living area are on the same level.
Access with steps
- There is step access from the main entrance to:
- Kitchen and living area
- The bedroom is directly accessible from them entrance (via a step access)
- The bedroom door is 750mm wide, or more.
- There is unobstructed floor space 1200mm by 900mm, or more.
- The bathroom has a step access to the bathroom
Travel by public transport
- There is no public transport to Alwinton
Travel by taxi
- There is limited access via Taxi but it is possible.
- The best method for getting to Alwinton is via car, weather permitting. It is possible to park on the property adjacent to the cottage.
Getting around inside
- The bedroom has a window.
- Bedrooms have ceiling lights, bedside lamps and natural daylight.
- All bedrooms are non-smoking.
- The route to the bedroom is 860mm wide, or more. The bedroom door is aprox 860mm wide. There is over 450mm at the side of the bed. The bed is aprox 680mm high.
Te bedroom has an en-suit bathroom:
- The Bathroom.
- The bathroom door is 800mm wide.
- The bathroom has a bath with an overhead shower. The shower has a handrail. There is a shower chair available. The direction of transfer onto the toilet is to the front only. There is 800mm in front of the toilet. The toilet seat is 410mm high.
- The basin is 860mm high. The taps are tap operated. There is space under the basin.
- The bath edge is 610mm from the floor.
- There is an open plan kitchen.
- From the main entrance to the kitchen, there is access via a step.
- The route is 820mm wide, or more.
- The door is 820mm wide.
- The work surface is available and available at a height between 650mm and 900mm.
- The hob is available at a height between 650mm and 900mm.
- The sink is available and available at a height between 650mm and 900mm.
- The oven is available at a height between 650mm and 900mm.
- The crockery is stored higher than the work tops.
Lounge and Conservatory
- From the main entrance to the lounge, there is access via a step. The route is 820mm wide, or more. The door is 820mm wide.
- The lounge area is open plan with the kitchen.
There is one sofa, seat 460mm from floor.
- The lounge leads to the conservatory via a ridge
Getting around outside
- From the conservatory there access to the garden via a ridge.
- The garden includes a raised pond.
- There is a step from the garden to the drive way.
Measurement used are generic