This stunningly situated, renovated farmhouse stands in an elevated position enjoying spectacular views down the South Tyne Valley. It is stylishly presented and has a lovely, welcoming ambiance. It is ideal for families or groups of friends looking for a smart, peaceful rural retreat to unwind and enjoy the simple pleasures of life. Also at the same location, Snope Cottage ref MUT can be booked, which is a smaller detached cottage. Set within 80 acres of picturesque, private farmland, visitors are free to roam at their will, and there are 5 miles of top class salmon fishing available on request. Access is up a delightful ½-mile private road which winds through 20 acres of beautiful woodland, home to a stunning waterfall, lovely river bank and woodland walks and a wealth of wild life. The property stands on the Cumbrian/Northumbrian border in the North Pennines, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and an UNESCO European and Global Geopark. This is one of England’s most special places and there is much to discover - a stunning landscape of open heather moors and peatlands, attractive dales and hay meadows, tumbling upland rivers, wonderful woods, welcoming communities, intriguing imprints of a mining and industrial past and an abundance of distinctive birds, animals and plants. The Heritage site of Hadrian’s Wall is nearby. Alston, the highest market town in England with galleries, cafes, pubs and steam railway, is 7 miles. The Lake District and Scottish Borderland are within 30 miles and the cities of Carlisle, Newcastle and Edinburgh will make an interesting day out. Shop 7 miles, good pub serving food, 1 mile.
Living room with open fire. Two steps to large dining room. Spacious well-equipped beamed farmhouse-style kitchen/dining room. Utility. Boot room with ladder steps to gallery. Twin bedroom. Shower room with toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with 7ft bed, TV and en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Double bedroom with 5ft bed. Further double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with roll-top bath and toilet.