Barn in Northumberland

ID: S362265

  • Bedrooms 1
  • ・ Sleeps 2
  • ・ Pets No

About this property

A clever byre conversion located in the grounds of a Grade II listed Manor House surrounded by open countryside and views. Perfect for exploring, walking, cycling or simply relaxing together.

This delightful 18th century byre offers unique holiday accommodation in the pretty village of Birtley, overlooking the North Tyne Valley and ideally located for hiking, running and cycling from the doorstep. The property is also within easy striking distance of Hadrian's Wall, Kielder in Northumberland s National Park, Roman forts, and the Pennine Way. Head into nearby Wark (approximately 2 miles) for pubs, a farm shop and sports facilities. There are plenty of activities and attractions nearby to keep you busy, including exploring ancient woodland, spotting red squirrels and the waterfalls near Bellingham, strolling around historic Corbridge with its popular eateries and independent shops, driving up through Rothbury to Bamburgh and the Northumberland coast, visiting Hexham s busy market town with stunning river walks and horse racing, and fine dining in the renowned Michelin starred Hjem restaurant. Enter this beautifully converted byre to find a welcoming retreat with a high ceiling, exposed beams, a stone feature wall and an attractive open plan lounge/kitchenette/diner. The bifold doors at the front allow plenty of light in and open up so you can enjoy outside/inside living. In the lounge, the large, comfortable sofa affords plenty of room for two to spread out or snuggle up, close the window blinds and watch a little Smart TV. The kitchen island has two bar stools on the lounge side where you can sit for your meals or with your morning coffee while listening to the radio. The well planned kitchenette has everything you need, including a slide away induction hob; a combination microwave so you can also grill, steam or bake; a fridge; a dishwasher and plenty of storage space. Walk through to the double bedroom for a great night s sleep. There is open hanging space and under bed storage for your belongings, while the adjacent shower room has a shower and WC. Outside, there is a gravelled area with a bistro table and chairs for al fresco dining and stargazing at night. Guests are also welcome to explore the 9 acre private woodland called 'Cat Wood' which is within a stroll of the property. There is off road parking on the private, gravel drive for up to three cars, which shared with the owners other property the shepherd s hut which is located in a separate area. Need to know: 1 king size bedroom. 1 shower room with shower and WC. Induction hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher. Smart TV in the lounge. Gravelled area with seating at front of property. Off road shared parking for up to 3 cars. Pub and shop 2 miles. Bike storage available upon request. Access to private wood less than a mile.


Downstairs bedroom, Downstairs bathroom, Complex of properties, Internet access, Romantic, Quirky, Glamping, Cottage, Does not allow pets, Yes, Yes

Nearby points of interest

  • Chesters Roman Fort

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