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Hill View House is a spacious 3 bed property.
The main entrance to the house brings you onto the 1st floor of the property. Here there 3 bedrooms, the spacious master room has a king-size bed, log burning stove (for effect only) and views from 2 sides of the property, while the double and twin room both have amazing views out of the back of the property over the fells. The bathroom is newly decorated and has a p-shaped bath with shower above. The upstairs corridor and stairs to the ground floor are beautiful stained wooden floors.
The ground floor is comprised of a kitchen, living room, dining area and conservatory. The living room/ dining area is a large open plan space with an exposed stone feature wall, multifuel stove and modern decor. There are French windows which open out onto the garden which makes the room light. The kitchen has a rayburn which is fully usable, or an electric hob should you wish to use an alternative.
The garden is fully enclosed and has patio furniture. There is private parking for 2 small cars.
Hill View House is set on a hill (hence its name) which provides spectacular views over the fells. While the property is in a rural location, ideal for those who want to enjoy the outdoors, it is close to the local town of St Johns Chapel where there are local amenities including pubs, cafes and a coop.
Pets are welcome with prior notification.
Travel cot & high chair available
Hill View House is located in Newhouses, Weardale. Although in Country Durham the location is close to the borders of Cumbria and Northumberland making this an ideal base to get out and explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Local amenities including 2 pubs, one of which serves food, a post office with tea room, a café and Co-op, are located in the village of St Johns Chapel less than a 5 minute drive away.
For those who want to embrace the outdoors, you can begin many walks or cycle routes from the doorstep and the Weardale Activity Centre is a 2 minute car journey or a 5 minute walk from the cottage. The North of England Lead Mining Museum at Killhope is a five minute drive from the cottage, and is worth a visit giving you an insight into the lead mining era with underground tours.
1 Bathroom, 3 Bedroom, 1 Dining-Room, 1 Kitchen, 1 Living room
SleepingBed linen, 1 Double bed, 1 King bed, 2 Single bed
CookingChild's high chair, Cooking utensils, Refrigerator, Toaster
Heating/CoolingElectric heating, Fireplace, Heating available
EntertainmentWireless Broadband Internet, TV (Antenna)
SanitaryHair dryer, Essentials, Shower, Towel-set, Washbasin
LaundryIron & Board, Washing machine
MiscellaneousCarbon Monoxide Detector, First aid kit, Smoke Detector, Vacuum cleaner
Hill View House, Newhouse, Wearhead , Wearhead, DL13 1PY, United Kingdom
From Alston drive up the main street turning left onto the A689, Nenthead road. Continue through Nenthead and down into Weardale, drive to Ireshopeburn and after the Weardale Outdoor Centre take a left to Newhouse, drive up the hill and follow the road right. Hill View House is on the right as you round the corner. There is space for 2 small cars to park outside the property.
From the A1 proceed along the A68 towards the North Pennines until you reach the A689 signposted “Weardale North Pennines” join this road and travel west through various villages for approx 18 miles until you pass through the village of St John’s Chapel. Pass the Weardale Museum; take a right turn over the bridge and up the hill and follow the road right. Hill View House is on the right as you round the corner. There is space for 2 small cars to park outside the property.