Little holiday house in Stainton, near Barnard Castle - with 1 bedroom

THE OLD GRANARY Cottage, Stainton, near Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8RD.
Property Reference: 29175

Bedrooms - 1

Sleeps - 2

Bathrooms - 1

Pets welcome - 1

Exterior | The Old Granary, Stainton, nr. Barnard Castle
Living room | The Old Granary, Stainton, nr. Barnard Castle
Kitchen & dining area | The Old Granary, Stainton, near Barnard Castle
Kitchen | The Old Granary, Stainton, nr. Barnard Castle
Bathroom | The Old Granary, Stainton, near Barnard Castle
Exterior | The Old Granary, Stainton, nr. Barnard Castle
Garden | The Old Granary, Stainton, nr. Barnard Castle
Garden | The Old Granary, Stainton, nr. Barnard Castle
Living room | The Old Granary, Stainton, near Barnard Castle
Double bedroom | The Old Granary, Stainton, near Barnard Castle

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THE OLD GRANARY Cottage 1 bedroom, sleeps 2

Set in the quiet village of Stainton and dating from 1870, this former granary enjoys beautiful views across the dales and open countryside.

12 stone steps to entrance.
All on the first floor.
Open plan living space:
With beams.
Living area:
With Freeview TV and DVD player.
Dining area.
Kitchen area:
With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
Bedroom: With double bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. Sitting-out area with garden furniture. Garden (shared). Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.

Extra Amenities

Set in the quiet village of Stainton and dating from 1870, this former granary enjoys beautiful views across the dales and open countryside. The Old Granary has retained much of its original charm including exposed beams and it has been furnished to a good standard with the bathroom having the benefit of a power shower, the property is well-presented to offer a relaxing and comfortable accommodation for two people from which to explore the delights of this fascinating area. In a tranquil setting with walks from the doorstep, it is a haven for bird watching and nature lovers with an abundance of wildlife in the area.

Outside is a sheltered patio and visitors can enjoy use of a large garden, ideal for unwinding after a day walking or touring, or for dining al fresco on warmer days. For lovers of the outdoors a leisurely stroll can be enjoyed across the meadows from the property into the historic market town of Barnard Castle, 5 miles, which has fishing on the River Tees (permit required), a golf course, swimming pool, good choice of shops, tea rooms and restaurants, with several good country inns in the surrounding villages. The area is steeped in history and rich in culture with a range of attractions, including the famous Bowes Museum, Raby Castle, High Force waterfall and the beautiful gardens at Eggleston Hall, with woodland walks, cycle routes (hire available) and picnic areas at nearby Hamsterley Forest.

The Yorkshire Dales National Park is just 5 miles away whilst the city of Durham, Beamish and the Lakes are all within an hour’s drive. Golf nearby. The Eleven Arches Kynren is also nearby and gives an epic tale of England in Bishop Auckland every summer, and also have a show paralleling a firework display, similar to the wonder of the Global Olympic Opening Ceremonies. Shop, pub and restaurant 2 mile

Self-catering features

  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Pet Friendly
  • North Pennines
  • Cottages4you
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Great Value Properties

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