Surrounded by stunning countryside
View towards the property
Kitchen with dining area
Large Kitchen
Living room with electric fire
Dining room
Twin bedroom
Bathroom with overhead shower and bath
Single bedroom
Double bedroom with landscape views
1 / 10  Surrounded by stunning countryside
2 / 10  View towards the property
3 / 10  Kitchen with dining area
4 / 10  Large Kitchen
5 / 10  Living room with electric fire
6 / 10  Dining room
7 / 10  Twin bedroom
8 / 10  Bathroom with overhead shower and bath
9 / 10  Single bedroom
10 / 10  Double bedroom with landscape views

Ewe View

Northumberland National Park, Northumberland
Visit Britain rating: 4 stars
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Admirable location surrounded by rolling Northumberland countryside
  • The peaceful, idyllic position is a haven for wildlife
  • A wonderful base for walking the National Park
Property code: CN050

This secluded stone cottage has everything for nature lovers – superb views of the rolling Cheviots, a pretty river minutes from the front door and a prime spot to view the region’s fabled dark skies.

Country retreats don’t get any better than this gem of a cottage in the village of Alwinton on the eastern edge of Northumberland National Park. This is an area of undulating hills, heather-covered moorland and – just a few steps away from the property – the meandering River Coquet, perfect for anglers to test their skills. Look up during daylight hours and you’ll spot dippers, curlews and osprey, while the night offers prime celestial viewing in this ‘Dark Skies’ designed area. The Rose and Thistle in Alwinton is the village’s social hub, while vibrant Alnwick and the coast are less than an hour away by car.

 

The ground floor comprises a lounge featuring two sofas, plus a separate dining room with a table and seating for six. A well-equipped kitchen has a wooden floor and includes a dishwasher, microwave and a further six-seater table. There is also a laundry room with washing machine. Up a flight of stairs you reach the first floor, where you will find three comfortable bedrooms: a double with wardrobe, dressing table and box seat under the window, a twin and a single. The bathroom features a shower over the bath and WC.

 

Outside, you can enjoy panoramic countryside views from your private lawned garden that contains a table, chairs and chiminea. Allocated off-road parking is available. Note that the cottage includes an interconnecting door leading to an adjoining property.  This makes it an ideal choice for large groups or two families sleeping up to 11 people.

  • 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single
  • 1 bathroom with shower over the bath and WC
  • Kitchen with fridge/freezer, oven, hob, microwave and dishwasher
  • Central heating included
  • Washing machine, iron and ironing board
  • While government restrictions remain the shared laundry room will not be available
  • Bed linen included
  • Off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi available in an on-site communal cabin. However, owing to location speed and connection may be intermittent.
  • Mobile phone signal can be intermittent. However, there is a communal pay phone on site
  • Regret no smoking
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • TV/DVD and CD in the lounge
  • For larger groups, there is an interconnecting door to the neighbouring property which is called Coquet Cottage
  • Arrival: 17:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 1 dog allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week

Holly Hopkinson

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Holly.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 7 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Laura, 21st May 2022

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Lovely quiet area, no phone signal, but ok with wifi. Nice cottage, little tired

Reviewed by Chris, 25th March 2022

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Reviewed by Patricia, 25th September 2021

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Beautiful scenery but too remote for us The beds were very uncomfortable and the mattresses need to be replaced. The leather sofas were in a terrible state with worn bits flaking off everywhere. Trying to cover them up with a throw is unacceptable. It would be helpful to supply oven gloves and instructions for the TV. We could only get Channel 4 duRead morering our stay. Overall, a disappointing experience and I would not recommend it to others Hide

Reviewed by Carol, 28th August 2021

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The cottage is beautiful in beautiful surrounding. Ideal if you just want to relax as nothing much around.

Reviewed by Christopher, 19th June 2021

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A nice house in a lovely quiet location but properly contents look a bit tired.

Reviewed by Mark, 12th April 2021

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Lovely cottage in a great location surrounded by the Cheviot hills

Reviewed by Rachel, 8th August 2020

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!SELECTED!D!ENDOFSELECTED!elay of two hours in gaining entrance, due to deep clean. However, dirty tissues found under sofa, Bathroom mouldy, dusty or missing lightbulbs and dirty air conditioning fans. Absolutely no WIFI or telephone contact available. Outside cottage very attractive with lovely peaceful views.

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Location

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