The Old School
Cottage | 7 bedrooms | sleeps 14
This large detached house was originally the village school and has been totally renovated to provide good quality, well appointed and well equipped holiday accommodation. The property stands in a lovely garden with south facing patio and has fine views.
With ample space this property is ever popular for family get togethers or walking, cycling or golfing breaks.
On the ground floor there is a living room, second living room/gamesroom, dining room, kitchen, utility and shower room with toilet.
To the first floor you will find seven very spacious bedrooms, 4 double and 3 twins, 2 with ensuite, 2 with vanity units finally there is a house bathroom.
The enclosed garden has a patio area with barbeque and patio furniture.
|Size||Sleeps up to 14, 7 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Pool or snooker table, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||7 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 14, Lounge seats for 14|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
Northern England region
Described as England's 'last wilderness', and possibly one of the best kept secrets, the Durham Dales are situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, made up of a wonderful blend of rugged upland, impressive waterfalls, fertile river valleys and wild flower meadows.
Pleasant towns and pretty villages dot the area - the historic town of Barnard Castle lies within easy reach, and boasts castle remains overlooking the town, as well as Bowes Museum. Built as an impressive French-style chateau, the museum houses a magnificant collection of fine and decorative art. Other places of interest are Raby Castle, Killhope Wheel, Beamish, High Force and Hamsterley Forest. The local village of Stanhope is home to the Durham Dales Centre with its tourist information centre.
Hexham is a popular day trip out as well as Durham City with its fabulous Cathedral. You can also be to the Lake District in an hour.
Set within its own grounds in the heart of the village of Frosterley is this exceptionally spacious property which was formally the village school. It is surrounded by unspoilt countryside and is set in a haven of peace and tranquility.
The pretty village of Frosterley has a local Coop, fish and chip/pizza shop, recreation ground and two local pubs, The Black Bull and The Frosterley Inn, both serving food and are sure to give you a friendly welcome.
Frosterley is located in Weardale, a dale which is very popular to both walkers and cyclists as there are loads of routes which lead you arround this fabulous area and its amazing scenery. It also has a part of the ever popular coast to coast cycle route running through it. The dale is also well located for the ample local golf courses.
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8 Oct 2014
"Great size, perfect for our family holiday"
With a group of 14, there aren't many places that will accommodate us so it's great to know the Old School has the space and size to fit us in. 2nd time we've stayed here, last time was… More
3 Jul 2014
"Fantastic, spacious house in a lovely location"
With a group of friends I spend a weekend at the Old School once or twice a year. We love going and it has become a home from home. It has an amazing amount of space and having two living rooms means … More
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