• 2 Bedrooms
    2 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
    Sleeps 3
  • 3 Dogs
    3 Dogs
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About this property

Originally built in 1870, Wagtail Cottage is a stunning dog-friendly traditional stone-built cottage situated in the rural hamlet of Esperley, County Durham. Cosy and welcoming, the property is tastefully decorated and makes the perfect retreat for a couple or small family longing to escape the hustle and bustle with their canine companion in tow. The lovely garden adjoins open countryside, ideal for an afternoon of rambling and sightseeing with your four-legged friend. Enjoy a stroll along the River Tees or follow the Teesdale Way up the valley or visit the popular market town of Barnard Castle with a great selection of tea rooms and antique shops lining the cobbled streets for a change of scenery.  

Dine with Your Dog

There is a well-equipped kitchen which comes with everything you could need to whip up a home-cooked meal. There is a small dining table and chair in the cottage with outdoor table and chairs for al-fresco dining. If you fancy eating out, the market town of Barnard Castle is within easy reach where you’ll find a selection of tea rooms, pubs and restaurants.
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Bow wow factor

Must be the picturesque countryside on your doorstep - perfect for walkies! The owner loves waggy tails and up to three pooches are welcome at Wagtail Cottage!

Need to know

Car Parking
Car Parking
Dogs Stay Free
Dogs Stay Free
Garden Or Patio
Garden Or Patio
Pub Within 1 Mile
Pub Within 1 Mile
Rural
Rural

Bedrooms & Suites

Wagtail Cottage features a charming sitting room with coal fire and a good selection of DVDs and books for cosy nights in on the sofa. Ideal for a couple or a small family, the property features a double bedroom and a single bedroom. The shower room features a shower, basin and WC. The property comes with a TV with Freeview, radio and WiFi.

Dog-Friendly Nearby

The surrounding area is ideal for walking and sightseeing, with an abundance of historical buildings to visit nearby, including impressive Raby Castle, The Bowes Museum, Eggleston Hall, set in attractive walled gardens, the ruins of Barnard Castle. Enjoy a stroll along the River Tees or follow the Teesdale Way up the valley or visit the popular market town of Barnard Castle with a great selection of tea rooms and antique shops lining the cobbled streets for a change of scenery. The spectacular set of falls, including High Force, Low Force and Cauldron Snout, lie further up the river valley and are well worth visiting, as is the charming village of Middleton-in-Teesdale.
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