House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome

Alnwick House is a Grade II listed building built in 1830 located in the heart of Alnwick, available as a holiday home throughout the year. The property boasts some original features including large spacious rooms with high ceilings and wooden shutters at many of the windows.

The accommodation is over 4 floors, with two separate sitting areas (allowing older children or separate groups their own space if so desired), fully equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms (king size, twin and full size bunk beds) and a games room with table football and 7ft pool table. The property is in the centre of Alnwick, close to all amenities.

There is a cinema / playhouse, pubs, restaurants and shops all within easy walking distance.

Within a 10 minute walk are Alnwick castle, home to the Duke of Northumberland, used as a location in the Harry Potter films and open to the public throughout the summer, and Alnwick gardens, home to one of the largest treehouses in the world.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Alnmouth 5 km
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared garden

The Northumberland region

Alnwick is in Northumberland, probably one of the most picturesque counties in the UK, with long sandy beaches, the Cheviot hills, spectacular Medieval castles and gardens.

Alnwick itself is a Medieval market town and still retains many of it's cobbled streets and narrow alleys. The local area of Alnwick has a lot of attractions to offer including

- Alnwick Castle, the castle used in the Harry Potter films, and home to the Duke of Northumberland.

- Alnwick Gardens, including one of the largest treehouses in the world

- A number of Restaurants and Bars

- A cinema and playhouse

- Barter Books, one of the largest second hand bookshops in the Country.

Alnwick

Further afield from Alnwick itself, you will find:

- The heritage coast, with 20 miles of sandy beaches and dunes. Alnmouth beach is only 4 miles away

- Alnmouth is on the East Coast mainline rail network; there are trains generally every hour to Edinburgh with a journey time of approx 1 hour. A single ticket can be bought from just £7.20

- Bamburgh Castle

- Northumberland National Park, stretching for 60 miles from Hadrian's wall to the Cheviots, with superb walking, wildlife and sites to visit.

- Kielder Water, the largest man made lake in Northern Europe, with lots of activities and the Kielder Observatory

- A variety of 9 and 18 hole golf courses