Cottage for 2 in Hurworth-on-Tees, near Darlington - with 1 bedroom

Grace's Retreat Cottage, Hurworth-on-Tees, near Darlington, County Durham, DL2 2AZ.
Property Reference: UKC2709

Bedrooms - 1

Sleeps - 2

Bathrooms - 1

Pets welcome - 1

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Well equipped self-catering

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Grace's Retreat Cottage 1 bedroom, sleeps 2

Grace’s Retreat is a great choice for a romantic break, surrounded by beautiful countryside with walks and cycle trails in abundance.

Tucked away behind a Yorkshire stone wall and with the River Tees flowing across the back of the garden, Grace’s Retreat can only be described as a real gem of a cottage. Attached to the owners home, yet maintaining ample privacy for guests, this semi-detached, single-storey cottage offers excellent quality accommodation, in a super location. With brilliant transport links between Yorkshire, County Durham and the A1 not far away, guests will find plenty of places to visit and explore during their stay. Perfect for walkers and cyclists, Grace’s Retreat lies close to many established walking and cycling routes, including walks along the River Tees and not far from the famous Coast to Coast cycle route, which has become one of the most popular in the country. With three excellent local pubs and a Michelin starred restaurant all within a 10-minute walk, guests need not venture too far for a fabulous meal and a great night out. Perfect for romantic breaks, this could not be better situated for that special occasion or a treat with the spa at Rockcliffe Hall less than 2 miles away.

Fishing and golf are also very popular in the area with a top class golf course within a 5-minute drive from the doorstep. For excellent shopping, cinema, leisure centre and railway station, the city of Darlington is just 3 miles away. Catterick Racecourse is only a 20-minute drive away for those guests wanting to enjoy a day at the races and York Races can be reached in around an hour. The historic market town of Richmond is a little under 30 minutes’ drive away and has a weekly farmers market as well as an abundance of attractions to explore including Richmond Castle, which stands high on the hill and looks out over the thriving market town below. The magnificent Yorkshire Dales National Park is an hour’s drive away and in the opposite direction, guests will find the cathedral city of Durham within an hour too. Many pretty Yorkshire towns and villages including Thirsk, Ripon, Yarm, Northallerton and Leyburn are all close by and offer all of the welcoming hospitality that the county is famous for.

There is even the opportunity to visit one of the dazzling Yorkshire beaches and coastline with the seaside town of Whitby and glorious Robin Hood’s Bay, both can be reached within an easy one and a half hour’s drive.
Grace’s Retreat has been lovingly renovated to a good standard. With a large, open plan living area and kitchen, guests will find ample space to enjoy all of the features including original wood panelling, beams, wooden floor, 50" Freeview TV and a super wood burner that is perfect for those romantic evenings in. The bedroom is full of quality furnishings and boasts a kingsize bed and the bathroom is well finished throughout with a top quality shower cubicle and heated towel rail. Outside guests will find a small courtyard area with outdoor seating and also a private parking space. Warm and welcoming, Grace’s Retreat really is a great place to relax, unwind and enjoy a holiday or special occasion at any time of year. Beach 26 miles. Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant 400 yard

Accommodation details

All on the ground floor:
Open plan living space: With beams.
Living area: With wood burner, 50’’ Freeview TV, DVD player and wooden floor.
Dining area.
Kitchen area:
Galley style with electric cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and washing machine.
1 step down to.

Bedroom: With kingsize bed.
1 step to.

Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

Extra Amenities

Air source central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi and logs for wood burner included. Welcome pack. Small courtyard with sitting-out area and garden furniture (shared with owner). Bike store. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking. Please note: There is an unfenced river, 50 yards away.

Self-catering features

  • Bike Store
  • DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Washing Machine
  • Green Scheme
  • Welcome Cottages
  • Flexi Cottages
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle

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