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.
Great location in quiet road near the river and within easy walking of Barnard Castle. Cottage is gorgeous and very cosy. Beds are very comfortable. Kitchen has everything needed for cooking at home or you can easily pop up into town for a pub meal, curry, Italian. Plenty of cafes do breakfasts if you want a treat. Easy drive into walking areas of High Force, Up to Cotherstone area to walk around the reservoirs or into Weardale for some other great options.
What can I say, only that this is our 6th visit to The Mill Byre, we love it here and will be back again soon. The accommodation has everything you could possible need, is very stylish and comfortable with luxury furnishings and fabrics, and stunning views of the surrounding countryside. We brought along the rest of the family for this stay and everyone had a lovely break away from it all, plenty of room for everyone including our two dogs with plenty of places to visit on the doorstep. It was lovely to see you again Kate, the new kitchen and seating area is great and done to perfection. I...more