Last minute break in Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle - sleeps 6

Emms Hill Hideaway Cottage, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL13 3QX.

Property Reference: UK10188

Bedrooms - 3

Sleeps - 6

Bathrooms - 1

Pets welcome - 2

Wonderful barn conversion | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Wonderful barn conversion | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Patio and garden with hot tub | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Warming wood burner within living area | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Welcoming living room with open aspect to dining room | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Spacious dining room with open aspect to living room | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Dining room with seating area and wood burner | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Charming dining area | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Attractive dining room | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Fully appointed fitted kitchen | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Well-equipped fitted kitchen | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Useful utility room | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Ground floor toilet | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Airy entrance hallway | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Relaxing double bedroom | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Ample storage within double bedroom | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Peaceful double bedroom | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Tranquil double bedroom | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Comfortable twin bedroom | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Family bathroom with bath and separate shower cubicle | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Luxurious hot tub | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Enclosed garden | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Delightful sitting out area | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Well kempt garden with lovely planting | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Extensive views over the surrounding countryside | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle
  • Ideally located for exploring County Durham | Emms Hill Hideaway, Hamsterley, near Barnard Castle

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Emms Hill Hideaway Cottage
3 bedrooms, sleeps 6

Perfectly situated for exploring all that County Durham has to offer, you won’t be disappointed whilst staying at this wonderful barn conversion.

Accommodation details

Ground Floor:
Living/dining room: With multi-fuel burner, 2 40" Freeview TVs, DVD player, PlayStation 4, CD player and a selection of DVDs and CDs.
Kitchen: With gas range, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and tiled floor.
Separate toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet, heated towel rail and tiled floor.

Oil underfloor central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for multi-fuel burner included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack and doggy extras. Large, enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and barbecue. Hot tub for 6 (private). Stabling and grazing for horse (by prior arrangement with owner). Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

Extra Amenities

A truly lovely semi-detached barn conversion with fabulous views over the surrounding countryside, Emms Hill Hideaway can’t be beaten for comfort or location. Decorated and furnished to a good standard, guests will find that the property is spacious, bright and welcoming. On the ground floor there is a lovely living/dining room which has great views from either side. With ample comfortable seating for guests and a roaring wood burner, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind in comfort or enjoy a family games night with the PlayStation 4 or board games that have been provided for guests entertainment. The kitchen is large and modern with granite work surfaces and a gas range for cooking. Through the kitchen out into the back garden, guests will then find a super, enclosed garden with views over the paddock and out into the fields beyond. This is the perfect spot to enjoy an evening in the private hot tub and celebrate a special occasion with friends or family.

With private parking for 2 cars to the front of the property and the owner’s home just next door, guests will find Emms Hill Hideaway has something to offer for all occasions.

Just 1½ miles away is Hamsterley Forest, which makes a great destination for guests who enjoy cycling, walking and the great outdoors. Boasting over 2000 hectares of open countryside and woodland, there are a variety of cycle trails, woodland walks and paths for guests of all abilities. The Gruffalo Trail and the Highway Rat Activity Trail are really popular with families, and budding cyclists can ride The Super6, which is six trails through six breathtaking locations. From wildlife watching to dark sky gazing, cycling, golf, walking, orienteering or picnicking, there is something for everyone.

For a more sedate afternoon, guests will be able to take a walk or a drive to one of the traditional County Durham villages that lie not too far from the property. Witton-le-Wear, Escomb, Butterknowle and Binchester are all within an easy drive and offer good quality local pubs and plenty of historic sites. Bishop Auckland, which is home to the Kynren show, is just over 11 miles away, making Emms Hill Hideaway a great base for anyone booked to see the show. The popular market town of Barnard Castle is just 9 miles away and has plenty of shops, pubs and eateries as well as castle ruins, the River Tees and weekly farmer’s market. With such an abundance of places to visit within such close proximity, guests booking a short break or week long holiday at Emms Hill Hideaway will find themselves wanting to return year after year. Shop 4 miles, pub and restaurant 2 miles

Barnard Castle map and Emms Hill Hideaway Cottage location

Self-catering features

  • Barbecue
  • Bike Store
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tubs
  • Rural Location
  • Stairgate
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Newly Listed Property
  • North Pennines
  • Welcome Cottages
  • Flexi Cottages
  • Hot Tubs - Private
  • Shower Cubicle
  • More Than Dog Friendly