Four Star, Gold award. Originally built in 1856 as Ninebanks School Master's House, Allen View Holiday Cottage, has been updated to be a beautiful, relaxing self-catering cottage. This Grade II listed building has a great sense of history with many original features including open fire, mixed with the comfort of modern convenience and oil central heating. Spectacular views of the Allen Valleys and overlooking the river Allen, perfect for a relaxing break. Fantastic walks and cycle routes on the doorstep, great for active families. Sleeps 4 - Master king size bedroom with en-suite shower room, 1 twin bedroom, cot available on request, family bathroom, fully fitted kitchen with electric range, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, utility, additional downstairs toilet, lounge with TV, DVD, iPod deck, private parking. Bed linen and towels provided. Outdoor furniture, barbecue and herb garden. Change over days usually Friday and Monday, although we will try to be flexible if at all possible.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Long Sands Tynemouth 48 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newcastle 55 km, Nearest railway: Hexham or Haltwhistle 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
A very special part of Northumberland with dramatically different scenery, huge open skies with millions of stars at night, rare wildlife in abundance including black grouse, wading birds, oyster catchers, water voles, curlews, trout, salmon and much more. Locally baked bread. cakes, scones and real ale on offer. Plenty of local arts and crafts to see and participate in. Local fine dining, pubs and cafes.
Many local and county fares, fates, vintage rallies, traditional 'Tar Barrel' festival at New Year and home to the Allendale Challenge.
Steeped in History with Castle, Bastle Houses scattered throughout the landscape shaped by its lead mining and lime kiln past.
An Area Of Outstanding Beauty. Miles of quiet roads with stunning scenery and 360 degree vistas. Ideally situated for exploring close by or further afield e.g. Hadrian;s Wall, Kielder Forest, the Lake District, Newcastle, Metro Centre, Hartside highest cafe in Britain.