View of the property and unspoilt land
Lovely spacious dining area
Gorgeous views, even when washing up
Welcoming and cosy lounge
The perfect place to relax
Delightful orangerie
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
En-suite shower room
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Family bathroom
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
View of the property
Gated patio area, with outdoor furniture
An idylic place to spend a holiday
Access to 900 acres of private woodland, forest paths and beautiful countryside
An ideal base for nature-lovers, birdwatchers, keen walkers and cyclists
1 / 19  View of the property and unspoilt land
2 / 19  Lovely spacious dining area
3 / 19  Gorgeous views, even when washing up
4 / 19  Welcoming and cosy lounge
5 / 19  The perfect place to relax
6 / 19  Delightful orangerie
7 / 19  Double bedroom
8 / 19  Double bedroom
9 / 19  En-suite shower room
10 / 19  Double bedroom
11 / 19  Double bedroom
12 / 19  Family bathroom
13 / 19  Twin bedroom
14 / 19  Twin bedroom
15 / 19  View of the property
16 / 19  Gated patio area, with outdoor furniture
17 / 19  An idylic place to spend a holiday
18 / 19  Access to 900 acres of private woodland, forest paths and beautiful countryside
19 / 19  An ideal base for nature-lovers, birdwatchers, keen walkers and cyclists

The Deeps,

Blanchland, Northumberland
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
11 more

At a glance

  • An idyllic cottage nestling in a secluded and picturesque woodland location
  • This delightful 19th century stone cottage offers superb views of the Derwent Valley
  • Ideally situated for bird watching or for fishing and sailing on Derwent Reservoir
  • Perfect for exploring Hexham, Hadrian’s Wall and the heart of the Northumberland countryside
  • An ideal holiday base for nature-lovers, birdwatchers, keen walkers, cyclists and sightseers
  • Visit the National Railway Museum, Killhope Mining Museum and the open-air Beamish Museum
Property code: CN195

With stunning views of the Derwent Valley, this fantastic 19th century stone cottage is an idyllic rural retreat, surrounded by 900 acres of private woodland, forest paths and beautiful countryside.

Set in half an acre of enclosed land there are plenty of fantastic local walks, forest paths and beautiful countryside to be enjoyed. Nearby is the stunning Derwent Reservoir, a popular spot for fishing and sailing. The area is ideal for birdwatchers with frequent sightings of red kites and lapwings. You will also have some fantastic opportunities to stargaze in Europe's largest Dark Sky Park. The picturesque village of Blanchland, which is within the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is only 2 miles away, and the charming hamlet of Hunstanworth is also nearby. You can also visit the delightful market towns of Hexham and Corbridge, the historic Hadrian’s Wall, the Killhope Mining Museum or the open-air Beamish Museum.

On entering this beautifully secluded holiday cottage, formerly the home of comedy star Rowan Atkinson, you will find yourself in the cosy and welcoming lounge. Tastefully furnished, with plenty of comfortable seating, a traditional wood burner, TV, DVD, CD/radio and a piano, this is a wonderful space to relax in after a fantastic day out. Exploring this lovely property further, you will find the delightful orangerie, with feature stone walls and a charming dining area. Going into the traditional and stylishly designed kitchen, you will find it fully equipped with an electric range oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and toaster, as well as a breakfast table with seating for six. There is also a ground-floor WC and an entrance area with a washing machine and WC. Heading upstairs you will find three cosy bedrooms. There’s a double room with an en-suite shower room with WC, a master bedroom with a double bed, and a twin room with an optional Z-bed. You will also find a bathroom complete with a shower over the bath and a WC.

From the orangerie, glass doors lead out into the charming gated patio area where you can sit back, enjoy the views and dine alfresco. A private road leads to a designated parking area. You will also have guest access to the surrounding 900 acres of private woodland, forest paths and beautiful countryside.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms 2 doubles, and 1 twin (with additional Z-bed)
  • 4 bathrooms 1 with shower over bath and WC, 1 en-suite shower room with WC, 2 WCs
  • Electric range oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and toaster
  • Wood burner
  • TV/DVD included
  • Orangerie with dining table and seating
  • Entrance area with washing machine
  • Gated patio area, with outdoor furniture
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Land-line phone available
  • 1 dog welcome
  • 2 miles from the village of Blanchland, 11 miles from Hexham

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

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 4 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.8
Overall equipment
4.5
Overall comfort
4.8
Overall location
4.8

Reviewed by Janice, 27th July 2019

A lovely cottage with stunning views, very peaceful an ideal place to unwind.

View of the property and unspoilt land
Lovely spacious dining area
Gorgeous views, even when washing up
Welcoming and cosy lounge
The perfect place to relax
Delightful orangerie
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
En-suite shower room
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
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Location

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