Sheila’s Cottage. Sleeps 2-3. Dog Friendly.Sheila’s Cottage is a beautiful one bedroom stone cottage set on a 25 acre small holding. The cottage is a recently refurbished barn conversion ideally located just 2 miles from the historic market town of Barnard Castle. The property offers plenty of private parking, private American porch style seating area to the front and pretty courtyard to the rear with outdoor seating and dining area. The outdoor areas are secure and ideal for dogs. Dogs are subject to an additional £20 per stay.
Teesdale retreat, 20 m above the River TeesOur house, Whispering Waters, contains a private, contemporary two-room apartment suite, with its own private access via an exclusive south-facing deck, 21 mtrs above the tree-lined River Tees. Lying in bed, it's as if you’re in a treehouse with the treetops visible outside the window. Situated in Lower Teesdale (on the A67, between Barnard Castle and Darlington - around 7 miles/11km from each), Whispering Waters is a house without neighbours, immediately adjacent to, and above the River Tees.
The Olde Village Shop CottageThe Olde Village Shop Cottage is situated in the pretty village of Startforth, just over the River Tees from Barnard Castle. Our delightful detached cottage has been sympathetically renovated with our guests comforts in mind. The Lounge has slate floor tiles with underfloor heating, independent gas wall mounted fire and gas central heating throughout. 40" flat screen television and DVD player, two two seater brown leather sofas, dining table and chairs. The kitchen is fully equipped for all your needs including electric hob and oven, microwave, kettle and toaster + integrated fridge and washing machine. The flexible bedroom caters as a double , twin or family room comprising one double bed, one single bed, chest of drawers, bedside tables, wardrobe and flat screen television. Our Bijoux patio accommodates table and chairs along with colourful shrubs and herbs, street parking only. As you will see from the attached photos the cottage has been decorated to a high standard with a contemporary feel. We love animals and welcome them to our cottage but they are restricted to the downstairs area only. We are very well situated for all the attractions that Barnard Castle and surrounding areas have to offer, 5 minutes in the car takes you to the centre of Barnard Castle or various walking routes take approx 20/30 minutes on average.The walk over the County Bridge and round the Castle is a very pleasant stroll to the town, Flatts Wood and riverside walks. Barnard Castle is ideally situated for exploring both the South Durham Dales and the natural splendour of the North Yorkshire Moors. Local attractions within an hours drive include High Force Waterfall, City of Durham, Newcastle, Beamish Museum, Lightwater Valley, the Kynren spectacular at Bishop Auckland to name just a few, and of course Barnard Castle is the home of The Bowes Museum which attracts visitors worldwide.