Cottage for two in Falstone, near Kielder - with 1 bedroom

Merry Burn Barn - UK3325 Cottage, Falstone, near Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1AG.
Property Reference: UK3325

Bedrooms - 1

Sleeps - 2

Bathrooms - 1

Sorry no pets

An idyllic setting | Merry Burn Barn, Ferny Rigg Byre, Falstone, near Kielder
The friendly Ferny Rigg Alpacas | Merry Burn Barn, Ferny Rigg Byre, Falstone, near Kielder
Wonderful working farm location | Ferny Rigg Byre, Merry Burn Barn, Falstone, near Kielder
Wonderful working farm location | Merry Burn Barn, Ferny Rigg Byre, Falstone, near Kielder
Stunning sunset view | Ferny Rigg Byre, Merry Burn Barn, Falstone, near Kielder
Breathtaking surrounding area | Merry Burn Barn, Ferny Rigg Byre, Falstone, near Kielder
Incredible countryside views | Ferny Rigg Byre, Merry Burn Barn, Falstone, near Kielder
Breathtaking surrounding area | Merry Burn Barn, Ferny Rigg Byre, Falstone, near Kielder
Breathtaking surrounding area | Ferny Rigg Byre, Merry Burn Barn, Falstone, near Kielder
Breathtaking surrounding area | Merry Burn Barn, Ferny Rigg Byre, Falstone, near Kielder
Breathtaking surrounding area | Ferny Rigg Byre, Merry Burn Barn, Falstone, near Kielder

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Merry Burn Barn - UK3325 Cottage 1 bedroom, sleeps 2

What a fabulous location on a working farm, with alpacas to watch through the window, this cottage is perfect for an escpae to the country.

Accommodation details

Ground Floor:
Living/dining area: With wood burner, 32" Freeview Smart TV, Karndene floor and French doors leading to patio.
Kitchen: With breakfast area, electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, washer/dryer and karndene floor.
Bedroom: With kingsize bed, French doors leading to patio and en-suite with walk-in shower and toilet.

Oil underfloor heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner included. Use of freezer.

Garden with patio and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

Extra Amenities

Merry Burn Barn, fully renovated in 2020, is set amongst beautiful countryside on a working farm. This tranquil location, close to Falstone with its friendly village pub, is set in the Northumberland National Park Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the largest dark sky park in Europe. On site, the friendly owners run Ferny Rigg Alpacas, the first licensed alpaca business in Northumberland, and the properties kingsize bed features a luxurious alpaca duvet! The views from the cottage guarantee a relaxing break whether a short break or a week stay, a different experience awaits, with fresh eggs often available from the owners hens.

Merry Burn Barn also offers free use of ¾ mile of single bank fishing on the North Tyne (guests must have own fishing license).
Merry Burn Barn is ideal for those wishing to either escape for relaxation or for true adventure seekers wishing to explore the many activities around Kielder Water. The area along the water offers kayaking, sailing, fishing, walking and mountain biking with regular events throughout the year. The visitor centres along the water has a range of facilities from picnic benches to shops, to cafés and an on-site leisure spa. Lots of visitors love to visit the observatory, you don’t need be an expert as its fun for all ages.


Winter in Northumberland is as lovely as summer, with the scenery in autumn and the frosts of winter months making the surrounding countryside stunning. Whilst in the area a day trip to Hadrian’s Wall to see Roman forts is a must, or even a day trip over to the beautiful coast makes a lovely day out. Shop 10 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile. Please note: This property is set 1 mile down an unmade road.
Merry Burn Barn can be booked together with smaller Ferny Rigg Byre (ref UK3326) to accommodate up to 4 guests

Self-catering features

  • Open Fire / Woodburner
  • Bike Store
  • Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Grouped Properties
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Romantic Getaways
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Northumberland National Park
  • Washing Machine
  • Working Farm
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Northumbrian Cottages
  • Open Plan
  • Accessible Cottages
  • Entrance Ramp/Level Access
  • Parking - On Site
  • Last Minute Breaks

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