Mullins House is part of the historic Brinkburn Estate in Northumberland. It is a semi-detached property, traditional in style but boasts a modern and cosy interior. It is ideally situated in the heart of Northumberland with easy access to the coast and Castles, Cheviot Hills, Northumberland National Park, and Hadrian's Wall. All our guests also have access to 30 acres of wood land the river and fields. Brinkburn Priory and Manor House are also just on your doorstep. The main entrance leads into a spacious yet incredibly cosy lounge, with comfortable sofas and a magnificent wood burning stove (initial supply of wood and kindling provided). There’s a flat screen TV with DVD player and digital channels, books and games. The downstairs is open plan and from the lounge is the kitchen. It is stylish and contemporary, comprehensively equipped with all the usual appliances; electric oven and ceramic hob, fridge freezer, dishwasher, Dolce Gusto coffee machine. There is a dining table which seats 4. Upstairs, there’s a beautifully spacious room with twin beds which can be made up as a super-kingsize bed. From the window is a view looking down the drive towards Brinkburn Priory, woodland and open fields. The room has an ensuite bathroom , chest of drawers and an armchair. The second bedroom is a cosy room with a kingsize bed ensuite showerroom and a south-facing window overlooking the garden, open fields and woodland. The room is carpeted.
There is ample free parking on site, and a idyllic outdoor seating area and private garden. There are also lots of beautiful walks nearby if you’d like to explore on foot.
We live on site and we are happy to help with any aspect of your stay with us. There is also an office which is usually staffed Monday to Friday from 9am – 5pm. Should you have any problems outside of these times, there is always someone available to help.
Bel House is located in a quiet rural location. The 12th Century Brinkburn Priory is on your doorstep, as are lots of beautiful walks on the Brinkburn Estate along the river Coquet. There is lots of wildlife to enjoy, from kingfishers, otters, and salmon in the river to wonderful night time skies. Longframlington is 5 minutes drive away and boasts an award-winning shop, artisan bakery and coffee shop, a butchers and a pub. Rothbury is 10 minutes away by car, where you will find banks, a Post Office, Doctor’s surgery, pharmacy and vets– as well as lots of shops and pubs. We are also just 10 minutes away from the beautiful National Trust property at Cragside. There are
plenty of good restaurants, pubs and coffee shops near-by, but please be aware that you probably need a car to reach them.
You will really need a car to get around, but we have plenty of room to store bikes if you’d like to bring them. There is a bus stop ten minutes walk away, but there isn’t a footpath – it’s just a short walk along the main road. The nearest train station is in Morpeth, which is 15 minutes away bar car. Newcastle International Airport is around 40 minutes away. We are happy to provide details of local taxi services.
Other things to note
Please be aware that there is limited mobile phone reception at Brinkburn. There is now superfast broadband and wi-fi access