Our self catering Holiday Cottages are set in beautiful rolling unspoilt countryside in Lower Teesdale on the Durham/Yorkshire border. Conveniently situated within easy reach of Northern England's most beautiful scenery and historic sites, including the North Pennines, Yorkshire Dales, Durham Cathedral, Barnard Castle, Richmond, Hadrians Wall, Newcastle and the Lakes. Locally there is an abundance of walking and cycling routes through peaceful lanes and quiet limewashed hamlets with everything from a Michelin-starred restaurant, to welcoming local pubs, restaurants, farm shops and cafes.
Mill Granary and Mill Byre are two luxuriously appointed stone built 18th century converted barns, sleeping eight and seven guests, these are separated by open fields and a wild flower meadow teeming with wildlife. They are great for family gatherings and celebrations.
Our village property is 16th century Church Cottage which can sleep four guests. It occupies an idyllic setting on the quiet green in the historic village of Gainford.
Cheeseborough House is our jewel in Barnard Castle, a 19th century grade two-listed town house within walking distance of Bowes Museum, shops and restaurants, sleeping four guests.
Also a stunning Shepherds Hut with a chic interior lovingly created for you to enjoy. A perfect retreat for two.
Dogs are welcome to stay in the Mill Byre and Mill Granary.
Church Cottage is a lovley cottage in an ideal location to access many of North Yorkshire and County Durham towns and tourist destinations. There are great places for eating out in the nearby villages of Winston and Peircebridge and lovely walks locally. The cottage lounge is comfortable and the kitchen spacious enough for dinning and well equiped, but the integral cooker grill causes the hob dial above it to pop off everytime it is used. The cottage is very well equipped but we did miss a tumble drier in the wet weather for renewing towels, although the heated towel rail in the bathroom was u...more
We enjoyed our stay immensely. This cottage is central to hiking, shopping and decent restaurants. It has every thing you can ask of a rental plus many little comfort extras. The garden was a great treat on those days we could use it. It definitely gives a sense of history while supplying modern day comforts. It was a good value for the dollar and was hiccup free experience.
Richard and Kate were absolutely fantastic, they were so helpful and kind. Mill Granary is a gorgeous cottage in a super location near to Durham and Darlington. I can not recommend this accommodation enough and would not hesitate to book again.