Property Reference: UK3054
Bedrooms - 2
Sleeps - 4
Bathrooms - 1
Sorry no pets
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The Lilac Bothy Cottage
2 bedrooms, sleeps 4
This cosy rural retreat is perfectly placed for touring this delightful county, with historic Alnwick Castle just a short drive away.
Ideal for couples or a small family The Lilac Bothy is a detached cottage set in the centre of the small village of Longhirst, which has a fine golf course and is only 3 miles from the historic market town of Morpeth. Set behind the owner’s property with a private and pleasant sitting-out area to the rear for relaxing. This location has easy access to an abundance of visitor attractions around the county, and is only a few miles from the start of the heritage coastline, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty peppered with castles, golden beaches and friendly villages.
Nearby Morpeth has an excellent selection of pubs, eateries, cafés, some independent shops and river boats available for hire during the summer months. Woodhorn Museum, where you can research your family ancestry and the Queen Elizabeth Park are nearby. Alnwick with its majestic castle occupied by the Duke of Northumberland and used in the filming of ‘Downton Abbey’ and ‘Harry Potter’ is only a 30 minutes’ drive, and makes a wonderful day out with something for all the family.
Nearby Newbiggin-by-the-Sea has the only east coast offshore sculpture and a maritime museum open all year round. Travelling inland it is just as easy to explore the Northumberland National Park or head over to the west for the day to explore Hadrian’s Wall and the pretty village of Corbridge. Northumberland is reputedly the friendliest county where a warm and friendly welcome awaits for all age groups. Beach 6 miles. Shop 1½ miles, pub and restaurant 3 miles
Ground Floor: Open plan living space: With tiled floor. Living/dining area: With 40" Freesat TV and DVD player. Kitchen area: With 2-ring electric hob, convection microwave/oven/grill combi, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Bedroom 1: With twin beds and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
First Floor: Bedroom 2: With double bed, Velux windows and en-suite toilet.
Gas central heating (controlled by the owner), electricity, bed linen, towels and broadband included. Travel cot and high chair on request.
Shared garden. Rear sitting-out area and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.
Morpeth map and The Lilac Bothy Cottage location
- Detached Property
- DVD player
- Fuel and Power Included
- Garden / Patio
- Golf nearby
- Bed Linen & Towels Included
- Short Breaks All Year
- Cot Available
- Washing Machine
- Northumbrian Cottages
- Open Plan
- Parking - On Site