Boasting stunning views across unspoilt Weardale, this spacious farmhouse is perfectly suited for large groups and family get-togethers. New Hall Farmhouse was built in 1726 and was recently renovated to 4 star Gold Award winning standards, it features a large farmhouse kitchen as well as exposed beams, original stone interior walls and original fireplaces.
The farmhouse has a lovely enclosed south-facing private garden and is set on a working farm. Guests can enjoy exploring the local footpaths and the surrounding countryside.
Just 1 mile away is the delightful Dales village of Wolsingham with an array of cafes, pubs and shops. Pony trekking and cycling are available nearby in Hamsterley Forest, whilst a wonderful steam train ride on the Weardale Railway offers an exciting and memorable way to enjoy the local scenery (in season). The historic city of Durham only 17 miles away is well worth a visit for its Norman Castle, outstanding cathedral and lovely river boat trips, whilst Newcastle, a slightly longer drive away, is also an excellent choice for shopping and fascinating architecture. Other attractions found nearby include the Beamish Living History Museum, Barnard Castle and Killhope Lead Mining Centre.
New Hall Farmhouse can accommodate 11 guests in 5 bedrooms, with 3 bathrooms. The living area boasts exposed beams, wonderful views, original stone walls, fireplaces with wood burning stoves and a TV with freeview and DVD player. The living room leads to the private garden with patio and garden furniture for alfresco dining. The kitchen/ dining room has an American style fridge freezer, Range oven, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave and radio/ CD. There are original beams, stone walls and ample dining space available.
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New Hall Farm is situated 1 mile out of the Dales village of Wolsingham, ideally situated for touring all of the North-East. Locally there are many local attractions including walking, swimming, cycling and pony-trekking in Hamsterley forest. Within easy reach of Durham, Barnard Castle, Hexham, Raby Castle, Beamish and Newcastle to name a few.
The Farmhouse has oak wood flooring throughout and is heated by oil central heating. There is ample parking.
The recently converted Pig House boasts an all glass gable end providing breathtaking views over Weardale. There is an open plan living/dining/kitchen with range oven and American style fridge freezer. Also on the ground floor are two en-suite double bedrooms and a family bathroom, on a mezzannine over the kitchen area is a double bedroom which enjoys the views from the all glass gable end. The Pig House can accommodate 6 guests and has a private, enclosed garden with garden furniture, a small stream and footbridge. The Pig House has central heating and a log burning stove. There is a large yard for ample parking.
The Pig House is also situatated on the working farm and is surrounded by beautiful countryside. This lovely property has access to all the same local attractions and amenities as New Hall Farmhouse, meaning there is plenty for guests to do during their time here.
Pig House from £450 to £650
Farmhouse From £1200 to £1850
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Durham
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Local Sports: Swimming, Pony-trekking, mountain biking,
Please visit http://www.newhallfarmcottages.co.uk/new-hall-farm.aspx to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities, surrounding area and places to visit in Durham.