Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 48 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

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)
Access Car advised
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

Features and Facilities

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
Access Parking

Northern England region

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.