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Cottage In A Rural Position With Country Views, Close To Hills & Coast

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Chatton, Nr. Wooler, Northumberland, England - Peaceful Rural Location Close To Beaches & Hills

Groom's cottage is a characterful refurbished property near the charming village of Chatton which nestles in the valley of the river Till at the foot hills of the Cheviot hills. A detached cottage with enclosed garden & private parking, it sleeps 4 people & welcomes pets(max 2). Full oil central heating with cosy log burning stove. A perfect base to explore rural Northumberland from the beaches to the hills.


Property Manager
Jane Ord
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
17 April, 2018

About Jane Ord

We run a family farm in North Northumberland, a beautiful part of the world, steeped in history & panoramic landscapes. Nature, wildlife & our animals are our neighbours, we enjoy sharing them with our visitors.

Jane Ord purchased this cottage in 1980

Why Jane Ord chose Chatton

Groom's cottage historically was occupied by the head Groom when the farm was a country hunting park & racing stables. It has been refurbished & is now a cosy retreat close to the hills & the coast.

What makes this cottage unique

The cottage sits within it's own walled garden on the edge of our farm. There are many walks from the door step,amble down the river side or go up the hill to the unique, ancient cup & ring marks. Chatton village is a 10 min walk & has a post office/shop, pub & historic church.

Within 5/6 miles you can be on Northumberland's amazing beaches, canoeing on it's rivers, walking it's hills in the national park or visiting one of it's many castles.

Chatton fishing lakes are within easy walking distance where you do not need a licence to fish.

Guestbook comments from the manager

What a lovely cosy cottage in a great location. Barney the dog is exhausted.



Thank you for a lovely stay, a real home from home. We loved the cakes & eggs!



Such a lot to do in the area, friendly people with time to talk! Thanks for the welcome pack, a nice touch & we will be taking those fresh, fresh eggs back for our family.
Sep 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Chatton in Chatton

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • river
  • rural
General:
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 bathroom, WC, Sink, Bath with shower over
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 double bed Bedroom 2 twin beds
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Wood provided for the wood burning stove Outside: Lawned garden with patio, outdoor furniture, barbecue. Onsite private parking. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels & linen included & changed weekly

Reviews

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Cottage In A Rural Position With Country Views, Close To Hills & Coast
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 12 reviews
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Great place, lovely cosy cottage with great facilities in a good location.

  • 4 of 5

Had a really great stay, cottage was lovely and cosy - really nice touch that all the wood you could need was provided for the log burner. Owners were super friendly and we were made to feel very welcome. Great to be able to take the dogs and the owners advised us on good dog walks where we could let them off their leads. Lovely place, I'm sure we'll be back.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

It was great. Well laid out, clean and comfy and welcoming.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cakes on arrival, only challenge there was the weather and a slight smell of petroleum after the oil boiler had been refilled. Nothing wrong with it though.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Characterful cosy well appointed cottage

  • 5 of 5

Great little cottage close to the lovely village of Chatton. Great for exploring Northumberland. Great hosts, lovely welcome pack. Cottage very clean, very well appointed and super cosy.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage in gorgeous area

  • 5 of 5

A really great week spent in a lovely cottage that is well equipped and really warm. Enjoyed days out to local towns, beaches, castle and countryside - lots to do in the area and the cottage is fantastically located among them all. Would definitely recommend a stay here.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments. Staying slightly in land in Northumberland gives easy access to the rich variety of attractions we have in this county .
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5

Excellent cosy cottage, great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely few days. Despite dreadful weather outside the cottage was warm and cosy to come back to. Ideally placed between coast and hills. Also we thoroughly enjoyed the quiet rural location, away from most things but near a little village with a nice pub. We used the second bedroom for our clothes and 'stuff' and found the space ideal for 2. Recommended ( Free range eggs and Christmas cake on a welcome tea tray were much appreciated too).

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect location

  • 4 of 5

Location is spot on. Rural yet near to the sea. So much to do and see. Would certainly use the property again...

  • Review Submitted: 11-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
newcastle
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Chatton
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Wooler
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Berwick
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
A1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Chatton
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Bamburgh

Coast/Beach:

Vast expanses of beaches 15 min drive away.

Banburgh

Lindisfarne

Farne islands

Travel:

Newcastle airport 45 miles

Edinburgh airport 70 miles

Ferry port, Port of Tyne 50 miles

Car use essential

Distances:

1/2 mile to Chatton village

1/2 mile River Till

2 miles Chillingham Castle & Wild Cattle

5 miles Wooler & Belford(small market towns)

5 miles Northumberland national Park (Cheviot hills)

8miles Lindisfarne

15miles Alnwick,historic town, castle & gardens

15 miles Berwick & border country

70 miles(1 1/2 hrs) Edinburgh

Further Details:

Small supermarket, bank, restaurants, takeaways available in Wooler

Larger supermarkets in Alnwick & Berwick.

Fishing, biking, climbing, bouldering, water sports, walking, gliding etc.. all available locally. Information available in the cottage or owners very happy to advise

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Chatton, Northumberland National Park & Country

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 3
14 Apr 2018 - 4 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
£400
 
 
Rate4
5 May 2018 - 25 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£300
for 4 nights
From
£75
£450
 
 
High
26 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£520
for 7 nights
£520
 
 
Rate 4
2 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 
 
High
7 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£520
for 7 nights
£520
 
 
Rate5
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
£480
 
 
Rate3
29 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
£400
 
 
Low
3 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
£290
 
 
Christmas/newyear
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
£600
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £15

Booking Notes:
£100 deposit required at booking with the balance due 4 weeks before arrival.
Payments can be made by cheque or electronic transfer.
Confirmation will be sent with directions & arrival times either by email or post when the deposit has been received.

Changeover Day:
Change over day Saturday. Arrival from 2 pm onwards.
Departure 10am on day of departure

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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