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A Georgian styled town house in the heart of Durham City.



Updated: 30-Nov-2016
Two bedroomed town house in the heart of Durham City

21 Neville Street is a mid terraced Georgian styled town house in the city centre in walking distance of train and bus stations and very close to Durham Castle and Cathedral and riverside walks.

The house comprises - ground floor Kitchen diner with oven, microwave, fridge and washing machine.

First floor.= one double bedroom, one single bedroom and the family bathroom with shower over the bath.

In the basement lounge there is a sofa bed which sleeps two.

To the rear of the property there is a small private courtyard with garden furniture and a fountain. There is on street Parking. You can usually get parked outside the property or on the adjoining streets. There are Parking meters at 50 pence for every half hour. No charges on a Sunday. We get allocated with a few Parking ticket scratch cards. So will try to leave guests with as many as we can spare.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We bought the property as a second home and use it ourselves for holidays as we love the area. We now live in Yorkshire but some of our family still live in Durham so we visit as much as we can. Since renting out the property as a holiday let we have met some wonderful people from far and wide and have really enjoyed the experience. If you decide to book a holiday in No. 21 we will do our best to make your stay enjoyable.

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3 Reviews

based on 3 holidaymaker reviews


Absolutely lovely!

  • 5 of 5

We could not have enjoyed our stay at this property more! We stayed here with our three children as we were just moving to Durham, while waiting for our permanent accommodations to be ready. The home is cozy, comfortable and delightfully furnished. The location is absolutely perfect for exploring the heart of Durham and it is just around the corner from the bus station and taxis if you are in need of further transport. There are multiple shops in the area to purchase food for self catering. The hosts were kind, helpful and accommodating. We were even welcomed with a basket of goodies on the table. Really could not ask for better! I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to friends!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you Amanda and Jensen, it was a pleasure having you and your family stay at our holiday home. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and wish you well in the future. Margaret and Trish.
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Great house

  • 4 of 5

Excellent house and hosts. Welcome basket waiting, washer/dryer, very clean, wonderful to stay in. Front bedroom (double) a little noisy on weekend nights as people use the otherwise quiet street to cut through from the pub. Very central - easy to get everywhere (groceries, bus station, restaurants, the beautiful river). Central heating, good water pressure, books with instructions for everything.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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An excellent place to stay in Durham City

  • 5 of 5

A really central location and, once one gets used to the hilly terrain of Durham, a lovely comfortable home base. The little enclosed sit-oot-ery is a great plus. Thank you for the personal welcome and the grocery basket. With the railway and bus station and shops all within about ten minutes walk it all made for a great holiday.

Thanks again, Donald & Maggie.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Maggie and Donald. It was a pleasure having you as guests at No. 21. Margaret and Trish.
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From the Owner

We just love Durham City.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Newcastle at 20 Miles Nearest Barpub : Elm Tree at 30 Metres Nearest Ferry : North Shields at 20 Miles Nearest Golf : Brancepeth at 4 Miles Nearest Train : Durham at 0.5 Miles Nearest Motorway : A1 at 1 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Bella Italia at 70 Metres Nearest Beach : Northeast coast at 20 Miles Car: not necessary

Attractions include: Durham Castle and Cathedral. Riverside walks.

Flass Vale nature walk. Whartons Park. Crook Hall and gardens.

Botanic Gardens. Numerous restaurants.

Further afield: Beamish Museum.(a wonderful experience of life in the Durham coalfields in days gone by, it includes a visit to a drift mine and depicts the life of ordinary families). Diggerland (a great day out for children). Finchale Abbey. Aukland Castle and Bowes Museum.


Rental rates

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Updated: 30-Nov-2016
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From the Owner

Being in the city means we can access the castle and cathedral, bars and restaurants without having to use the car. However a short drive away we have several attractions such as, Beamish Museum, Aukland Castleand Bowes Museum as well as the beautiful countryside around the weardale area. The vibrant city of Newcastle can be reached by train or bus.

Property Type

  • house


  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • city centre
  • town


  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Family bathroom on first floor


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 Double room Bedroom 2 Single room


  • Garden ...


  • Self-catering

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