About this property
Wolsingham 1.7 miles. This marvellous, semi-detached holiday cottage, Brancepeth rests on an idyllic farm on the outskirts of Wolsingham, Durham. This cottage is the perfect stay for a family of six that want to escape to the countryside, boasting pet-friendly accommodation, as well as a hot tub and access to on-site facilities, such as a games room and an indoor swimming pool. After soaking up those countryside views on arrival, park up in one of the ample off-road spaces and venture into your new home-from-home. The open-plan living space features everything you'll need during your stay, including a sitting area with leather seating, a TV with Freeview and a woodburning stove; why not put on a family-favourite DVD and warm your toes by the fire? The kitchen sits behind this space and is home to a good selection of appliances, including a convenient washing machine and dishwasher. Once the aspiring chef of the group has whipped up delectable meals, follow the delightful aromas to the dining table and enjoy dinner with your loved ones. As the day comes to an end, freshen up in the cloakroom or climb the stairs to the family bathroom, where a bath with shower over awaits. Three bedrooms can also be found on the first floor, all offering storage for your things, including a double with TV, a twin and bunk room. Before heading out for the day in the morning, savour an indulgent soak in the hot tub whilst your furry friends stretch their legs on the large lawn. Be sure to make the most of the farm's activities and dip your toes in the pool, or play a round of snooker in the games room! A short drive will bring you to the market town of Wolsingham, where a range of eateries and well-stocked shops can be discovered; the town is great for outdoor enthusiasts and boasts access to the Waskerley Way, Hedleyhoe Fell Nature Reserve and the Pine Woods of Low Bollihope. Further away the town of Bishop Auckland can be found, where history buffs can immerse themselves in the town's past at Auckland Castle and the Bishop Auckland People's Museum, the town is also home to lovely parks for excursions, a golf club for putting fans and the renowned Kynren pyromusical. Durham additionally makes for a fabulous outing, with the Oriental Museum, Durham Cathedral, Castle and Ushaw offering intriguing and historical insight into the area. There is so much more to see in the region, with the Finchale Priory, Advenure Valley, North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Durham's coastal settlements and so much more within easy reach! Treat yourself and loved ones to a memorable time away at Brancepeth.