Farm Cottage

Near Barnard Castle, North Pennines

You can book this property from:

  • £336 per week
  • £48 per night


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Games room
  • Hot tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding


  • Garden
  • Outdoor storage
  • Barbecue
  • Rural location

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4pm
  • Check out: 10am


One of 5 stone built cottages which are delightfully situated in a beautiful, peaceful south facing position on a 14 acre riverside estate with stunning views over open countryside. The original farmhouse reputedly dates back to 1713, and this together with the adjoining barns has been skilfully converted to provide excellent holiday cottages. East Briscoe is ideally placed for exploring by foot, cycle or car the North of England's rich history and wonderful countryside. Hadrian's Wall and Durham Cathedral are within easy reach as are 4 National Parks. The farm is 2 miles from the Pennine Way in the dale made famous by Hannah Hauxwell and designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are sheep and chickens on the farm, marked paths through the fields and woods, a variety of wildlife to be seen including deer, kingfishers and otters, and free fishing on the River Balder. Cotherstone is 2 miles. Barnard Castle and Bowes Museum 6 miles. Golf, tennis, bowls and horse riding are all available locally. New Leisure facility which currently boasts a 6 seater hot tub and an "Endless Pool" swimming pool with current.  Games room has a pool/table tennis/air hockey table and a Gym area with accessible changing room and WC.

Ground floor - Living room with open fire, Flatscreen TV with Freeview/DVD and CD radio. 

Kitchen/dining room with a four hob gas cooker, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.  

Views over the field behind the cottage.  

Laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer.   

First floor - Bedroom 1 - King-size bed.

Bathroom with over bath shower and WC. 

Electricity and full NSH included. Logs provided for fire, coal on sale.  Shaver point. Cot and highchair. Stone flagged patio with bench and a small table. Shared use of extensive lawned garden, conservatory and barbecue. Free use of bicycles. 50m from the car park.  Shop/PO/pubs 2 miles in Cotherstone. Duvets with linen and towels. Private water supply from deep well. No pets.