Butterwick is set on a working farm close to the village of Staindrop in Teesdale, just five miles from Barnard Castle. The cottage has one family room with an ensuite and one twin, as well as a family bathroom which makes it suitable for five people. Also in the cottage are a fitted kitchen with a dining area and a sitting room with an electric fire. Outside the cottage is off road parking for two cars, a sheltered shared front courtyard with furniture and a designated play area for children (adult supervision required). Ideal for exploring the northern Dales, Butterwick is sure to appeal to the whole family.
Two ground floor bedrooms: 1 x family room with king-size four poster bed and single bed with en-suite shower room, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower on taps, basin and WC. Well-equipped ground floor fitted kitchen with separate dining area, stairs from hall to first floor sitting room with electric stove-effect fire and lovely views.
Central heating/hot water from eco-friendly wood-chip farm heating system with electric stove. Electric cooker, hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TVs, video/DVD, music system. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Sunny and sheltered shared courtyard to front, with garden furniture. Designated play area for children (adult supervision required). One well-behaved pet welcome, charged at £20 per pet. Sorry, no smoking. Shop, pub etc in Staindrop, 1.5 miles.
Located in the York Dales, the pretty Teesdale village of Staindrop has long been associated with the fortunes of nearby Raby Castle. Open to the public, this monument is one of the grandest in England. Modified and extended over the centuries, the heart of the castle is medieval, boasting a walled garden in addition to a 200-acre deer park. The pretty village of Staindrop itself has many diverse shops, pubs and cafes, all set around its long village green. The popular market town of Barnard Castle is only five miles away and is home to the Bowes Museum in addition to its renowned castle and a wide range of shops and tea-rooms. The countryside surrounding Staindrop is excellent for walkers and cyclists, meaning that there is something for everybody in this fabulous region.
From heather-clad moors and limestone scars, to market towns and the steady pace of country life - the sublime Dales await you! Where else in Britain is it as satisfying to sit and do nothing as it is to explore the numerous pursuits on offer?