Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 7
Heatherlea is a recently extended property on a quiet, secluded lane only a minutes walk from the centre of Otterburn village. It has beautiful views over the Rede valley and a totally enclosed garden. Central to explore Northumberland with Kielder Water and Forest Park, Hadrians Wall, the Roman Forts and the Coast and Castles, all under an hours drive away. The area has breathtaking views and is close ( 20 Mins ) to the Scottish border towns, steeped in history and places to see.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: The airport is 25 miles away, about 42 minutes dri 40 km, Nearest railway: Newcastle and Hexham train stations are the closes 50 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 7, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
Northern England region
The village of Otterburn is 25 miles north of Newcastle Airport on the A696. It is a rural base in the heart of Northumberland, famous for its beaches, history and unique shopping. Northumberland has beautiful scenery and the drive to any of the market towns or beaches is a delight. Unspoilt by traffic or busy crowds. Places of interest within a 30 minute drive include;-
the market towns of:-
Hexham with its Abbey, old gaol and market on a Tuesday,
Morpeth with its new shopping mall featuring independent shops for unique gifts,
Kirkharle courtyard and lake - famous for the Capability Brown connection and home to artists including a jeweller and hand made furniture workshop.
Kielder Water and Forest park - water sports, fishing and Winter Wonderland.
Scottish border with a short drive to the border towns of Hawick, Jedburgh and Kelso.
Horse racing at Newcastle, Hexham, Kelso.
Golf courses at Bellingham, Matfen and the coast.
Newcastle Upon Tyne
The detached cottage is located on a lane with only four other houses only a stones throw from the main A696 and in the middle of the village of Otterburn which is on one of the main routes to Scotland. Heatherlea is ideally situated to explore Northumberland with its countryside, coast and castles, market towns. It is 25 miles from the Airport and 40 minutes drive to the famous Metrocentre and its shops. there are great pubs to eat out including the Historic Bay Horse Inn and the Redesdale Arms. The nearest town is 5 miles away - Bellingham with cafes, pubs and a supermarket. The history is amazing with Hadrians Wall, Wallington Hall, Kirkharle Courtyard just a short drive away. The cottage has a BBQ area with views across the Rede Valley - once the site of the battle of Otterburn. The garden is totally enclosed with a lawn, rockery and built up patio area.