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Croft Cottage Ref 1786

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 11 reviews

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

This is a stunning detached stone barn conversion that has been beautifully restored to a very high standard by the owners. The open plan interior has a light and airy feel with the original roof trusses and a natural limestone floor retained as original features. The sleek modern kitchen has granite worktops and an impressive 'Lacanche' French range cooker. A Scandinavian wood-burning stove separates the dining space from the sitting area and provides a cosy feel to the room. There is a luxurious bathroom and two bedrooms. An added bonus is the utility room. Outside there is a large lawn with outdoor games, a patio with garden furniture and a barbecue. This is an opportunity to experience a unique holiday home that is a fabulous base to explore the stunning countryside that Northumbria has to offer.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access
General Wi-Fi available
Utilities Dishwasher, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1)
Other High chair
Outdoors Private garden, Shared garden
Access Parking
Further details

Oil central heating with woodburning stove. Gas range cooker with 6 hobs, large gas oven and warming compartment, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, Blu-ray DVD, radio/CD, iPod dock, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair, stairgate and fireguard available on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Large lawned garden with patio areas, garden furniture, BBQ, outdoor games, swing and playframe. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: Supermarket delivery, dinner parties and babysitting services available by arrangement. Note: Property is accessed via a private lane. Note: A public footpath runs from this property to both Embleton Bay and Low Newton-by-the-Sea.

Northern England region

Northumberland is a heady combination of fishing villages, market towns, sandy beaches, magnificent castles and historic Hadrian's Wall, tied together by beautiful countryside and abundant wildlife.

Alnwick

The lovely village of Embleton is a perfect base for exploring areas of Northumberland's Heritage Coastline. The nearby village of Craster can be reached along a beautiful grassy path, which goes beside the sea and past the impressive ruin of Dunstanburgh Castle - the largest in Northumberland. There are four pubs in the village of Embleton and two of them serve food. Seven miles away is Alnwick where there is a good range of shops and places to eat. Alnwick Castle is a must-see attraction with its beautiful gardens. Also famed for its gardens is Howick Hall, open to visitors during the summer months. For golf fanatics there are several notable courses in the area including Dunstanburgh Links Course which is only one mile away from Embleton.

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Review 1-10 of 11

17 Mar 2014

5/5

"A Wonderful Cottage"

We have just returned from a week at Croft Cottage and had a wonderful time. My first time to Northumberland and I couldn't have asked for a nicer place to spend the week. Croft Cottage is perf… More

11 Jul 2013

5/5

"wonderful peaceful holiday!"

we stayed at this amazing barn from the 22/6/13 for two weeks, having never been to northumberland before, we did not know what to expect, but we had the most wonderful surprise of one being a gloriou… More

13 Feb 2013

5/5

"perfect cottage and great owners"

We received a nice warm welcome from the owners Elanie & Jermey. They explained how to work everything in the cottage, which was really helpful. They also offered local knowledge of the area.Great loc… More

29 Mar 2012

5/5

"Outstanding Accomodation"

Well - where do we start! From the moment we arrived at the cottage in a secluded little spot just near Embleton, we knew our week ahead would be pleasurable. We were greeted by Jeremy (one of the own… More

20 Mar 2012

5/5

"Outstanding Cottage"

We stayed in Croft Cottage for a week with our 2 year old daughter. The location is perfect - a detached cottage with a couple of other houses down a little lane made us feel well into the countryside… More

2 Dec 2011

5/5

"Words could not describe this wonderful cottage only just great"

We liked it so much that on our return home we booked it for next year. We are regular uses of holiday cottages throughout the UK and we holiday one week in most months and take our word that this cot… More

25 Nov 2011

5/5

"Mini-Honeymoon Hideaway!"

Elaine and Jeremy couldn't have gone to more trouble to help my new husband plan for our arrival for a 3 day mini-honeymoon after our wedding. We entered to smell fresh red roses, burning fire an… More

7 Oct 2011

5/5

"Returning for a Fourth Time"

An outstanding cottage located in a tranquil setting and ideally positioned for visiting this excellent area of the country. The amenities are first-rate for anyone visiting at any time of the year. … More

5 Oct 2011

5/5

"Tranquil getaway, great surroundings, lovely cottage, home from home"

I was a little worried when I read one of the reviews on here but I needn't to have been - we had no problems whatsoever. The owners (Jeremy & Elaine) are very welcoming and live in the adjacent … More

16 Sep 2011

3/5

"Lovely cottage but tired appliances."

We found the cottage down a very long bumpy lane around approx. 2/3 mile from the main road. The cottage was lovely to look at, in and outside everything the brochure prmoised. We found the range cook… More

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  • 6 Years listed

Calendar last updated:26 Oct 2014

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