Brimming with character on the edge of the National Park, East Cottage is in an ideal location for exploring the many visitor attractions throughout this glorious county. Only two miles from the pretty market town of Rothbury with its own private stretch of salmon and trout fishing (by arrangement and seasonal), East Cottage is set on a small historical site featuring the only agricultural weigh bridge left in the UK today and a Grade II* listed building of Agricultural Importance. The property was built by Lord Armstrong of Cragside in the 1880s as part of his Cragside Estate to show off his model farm. The cottage boasts eco-friendly features and is powered by a wood burning stove and an Esse Range in the kitchen as well as a traditional electric oven. With a large garden to the side with lovely views, East Cottage is an idyllic location for families or friends.
Ground Floor: The property has wood fuelled central heating and comprises:
Dining/Sitting Room: with wood burning stove in an inglenook fireplace and fantastic views
Kitchen: with tiled floor, breakfast area, wood burning stove, electric cooker, Esse solid fuel Range, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Cloakroom: with WC. First Floor: Second lounge: with Freeview TV/DVD and lovely views over the countryside.
Bedroom 1: with king size bed with views over to Cragside.
Bedroom 2: with twin beds.
Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC.
All fuel, electricity, logs, bed linen and towels included. Wi-Fi and payphone. Travel cot and highchair supplied on request. Welcome pack. Lawned garden with seating, garden furniture and BBQ. 1.5 miles of salmon and sea trout fishing (by arrangement). Detached barn providing lockable storage for bikes and walking equipment. Near the Sandstone Way, St Oswalds Way and St Cuthberts Way. Parking for two cars. National Trust members welcome - Cragside House is within walking distance. Cookery courses including lunch and Visitor days by arrangement with the owner. NB: the property is situated on a working beef and sheep farm and gets its water from a natural water supply.
An eco friendly rural cottage set on a working farm with fantastic countryside views.