Riverside Cottage, West Thirston

Holiday Cottage: 7695 Northumberland

Riverside Cottage and a view of the River Coquet

West Thirston
Cottage's own web site
Riverside Cottage is a period, character self catering holiday property overlooking the River Coquet. Built by the Duke of Northumberland at the turn of the century.

It is set in the attractive Village of West Thirston, in the heart of rural Northumberland (an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty).

The cottage has been lovingly renovated to a high standard, whilst keeping all its original character.

This lovely period Cottage is situated in an idyllic rural village and offers views over the River Coquet, perfect for a relaxing, enjoyable stay.

Just yards from the front door is the riverbank, with miles of beautiful riverside walks leading into the stunning countryside.

Our two bedroom Cottage offers excellent accommodation for four people, with one double bedroom, one twin bedroom, comfortable lounge with open fireplace, dining room, modern kitchen and bathroom, downstairs toilet, outside seating area with BBQ facilities, gas central heating and high speed wireless internet access.

Families are welcome to stay and so are members of your extended family... the pets!

A range of amenities including local shops, post office, cafe and a charming country pub with restaurant, are all within easy walking distance of the property. There are numerous local tourist attractions, riverside walks and scenic countryside, within the immediate vicinity. Dont forget to bring some bread along to feed the ducks by the river!

Riverside Cottage is the ideal base to explore all that Northumberland has to offer, from it's famous castles and award-winning beaches to walks, cycling, golf, water sports and fishing or one of the county's many attractions.

  • Beautiful character features.
  • River views from the Master Bedroom

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The Dining Room that easily seats four with original feature bread oven
The Dining Room that easily seats four with original feature bread oven
Riverside Cottage modern kitchen
Riverside Cottage modern kitchen
The comfortable and stylish lounge with open fireplace
The comfortable and stylish lounge with open fireplace
The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom

Sleeps:   4
Bedrooms:   2
Cot Available:   Yes
Disabled Facilities: No.

Linen Provided: Yes.
All beds are made prior to arrival and towels are provided for each guest free of charge.
Pets Allowed: Yes.
Pets are welcome at Riverside Cottage. We accept dogs (maximum 2, over the age of 12 months)
Central Heating: Yes.
Fuel type: Gas
Open Fire: Yes.
Fuel type: Wood
Smoking Allowed: No.

Outdoor Facilities: Yes.
Small outdoor seating area to the rear of the Cottage with seating and BBQ facilities.
Local Services: There is a country pub with restaurant, cafe and newsagent, village shop and post office and public transport all within easy walking distance of the Cottage.

Riverside Cottage is conveniently located just one mile from the A1 between the historic towns of Morpeth and Alnwick.

Accessible from the North and South of the Country via the A1, between two and a half to three hours drive from the Midlands and approx 25 miles north of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. The nearest train station is Morpeth, 9 miles south of West Thirston. The village is served by frequent public transport. See map.
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Pricing and Opening Times
Seasons Open: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.

The Cottage is available for short breaks and holidays, starting from: £199 per week, or £99 for a short break.

Peak season maximum costs are £489 in summer.

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