Wanney Cottage, Ridsdale

Holiday Cottage: 4478 Northumberland

Wanney Cottage

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Wanney Cottage is a charming 19th century, former quarryman's cottage, situated high in the hills, with stunning views over open countryside and towards the Cheviot Hills. The cottage offers spacious accommodation for up to 4 people and has been renovated to retain its old charm but offering all modern facilities.

Separate kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, 4 burner gas hob, electric oven and all kitchen gagets, utensils needed. Most basic items like herbs, cleaning materials are provided.

Living room with woodburning stove and dining area; LCD TV, DVD, Hifi and Sky freeview are provided.
Sun Lounge with stunning views and comfortable, double bedsettee for extra sleeping space and traditional rocking chairs.

1 double bedroom with king size bed, dressing table and ample storage
1 single bedroom with adult size bed.
Bathroom with shower over bath.

Wanney Cottage is situated in the hear of Northumberland, offering easy access to the many tourist attractions within the county: Hadrian's Wall, Kielder Water, Alnick Castle and Gardens, Rothbury and "Craig Side" Estate, Market Town of Hexham, and the Northumberland Coast with its empty, sandy beaches, picturesque fishing villages and castles.

There are plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities in the area, ranging from walking, rock climbing, water sports, golf, horse riding and fishing.

  • Stunning views in peaceful location.
  • Spacious, comfortable and well equipped.

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Living Room
Living Room
Double Bedroom
Double Bedroom
Old Engine House
Old Engine House

Sleeps:   3
Bedrooms:   2
Cot Available:   Yes
Disabled Facilities: No.

Linen Provided: Yes.
Bed Linen, towels, kitchen towels
Pets Allowed: Yes.
By prior arrangement
Central Heating: Yes.
Fuel type: Oil
Open Fire: Yes.
Fuel type: Wood
Smoking Allowed: Yes.
In kitchen and sun room only
Outdoor Facilities: Yes.
large, fenced in garden
garden furniture
private parking for up to two cars
Local Services: Pub in Ridsdale (250 metres)
Post Office/News Agent/Covenient Store, Pub/Restaurant in West Woodburn (2 miles)
Food and other shops, restaurant, pubs, museum, tourist office in Bellingham (8 miles)

Nearest Train Staion: Hexham 16 miles.
Nearest Airport: Newcastle upon Tyne 30 miles.

There is no regular bus service to Ridsdale.

By Car: A69 and A68
Ridsdale is on the A68.
Coming from the South, turn right after the pub "The Gun" on your left and bus shelter on your right. Open metal farm gate and drive 250 meters along the farm track. Waney Cottage is the first cottage (end cottage) on your left.
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Pricing and Opening Times
Seasons Open: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.

2009 prices
Winter (except Christmas/New Year and half term): £250.00.
Spring (except Easter and bank holidays): £320.00.
Summmer(June/July/August): £370.00 - £440.00.
Autumn (Sept/Oct except half term): £370.00 - £320.00.
Easter/Half term: £390.00.
Christmas/New Year: £440.00.

Wanney Cottage is open all year round and let from Saturday to Saturday. Prices quoted are for one week rental, all inclusive heating, hot water, electricity, first basket of logs, bed linen and towels). During low season (Jan/Feb/Nov/Dec except Christmas and New Year and half term weeks) the cottage may be available for short breaks; cost are worked out by days plus 20%. Please enquire.

Arrival time: 4.00pm onwards.
Departure time: no later than 10.00am.

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