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Phone: 01388608204 Fax: 01388663092

Traditional stone-built Victorian miner's cottage(circa 1860)with country views at edge of quiet hamlet, opposite the owners' home.

  • Price from 235 GBP / Week
  • Capacity up to 5 people
  • 2 bedrooms & 1 bathroom
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Last updated: 08/09/2005

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Overview

Binchester is a small village 3 miles north-east of Bishop Auckland and 9 miles south-west of Durham City. A public footpath opposite the cottage leads to fields, woods and the Auckland Walk for those wishing to exercise themselves or dogs.
The house is fully double glazed, has good loft insulation and is carpeted throughout. Central heating is gas-fired and the lounge is equipped with a gas fire. All rooms have been furnished to provide comfort for guests. The two bedrooms and bathroom are situated on the first floor. The kitchen/diner and lounge are situated on the ground floor The front entrance is via a double glazed porch.
The main bedroom has one double bed and one single bed, the smaller bedroom has two single beds. All linen, bedding, towels, etc. are provided in the hire costs. The kitchen/diner is fully equipped and has access to the patio area, and rear entrance. There is an enclosed lawn, gardens and parking to the front and side.

Prices & deals

Lowest Weekly Price:
235 GBP
Highest Weekly Price:
350 GBP
Cleaning fee:
N/A
Charging Method:
Payment Types:
  • No Cash
  • No Credit Card
  • No Cheque
  • No Travellers cheque
  • No Paypal
  • No Wire Transfer

Location & area

Major supermarkets, banks, libraries and general shops are available at Bishop Auckland or Spennymoor (both 3 miles). There is a 24hr Sevice Station, with shop selling a range of goods from milk to toothpaste, 300yds from the cottage, and a post office/shop at Middlestone Moor (1 mile).
Cash Machines are available in Bishop Auckland and Spennymoor.
There is a public telephone (& post box) 100m from the cottage, and a bar in the Village Community Centre (100m). There are a number of inns in the area with reasonably priced food, and a variety of 'take-away' & ethnic restaurants in Bishop Auckland or Spennymoor.

Binchester is an ideal touring centre being 15 minutes from Durham City, 1¾ hrs from York, 2 hrs from the Lake District and 1½ hrs from the Scottish Borders and 2 ¾ hrs from Edinburgh.

Binchester is near Binchester Roman Fort, Auckland Castle, Durham Cathedral & Castle, Raby Castle, Barnard Castle, Teesdale & Weardale
There are golf courses at Bishop Auckland, Woodham & Durham. Leisure centres at Willington, Spennymoor and Bishop Auckland.
Beamish Museum, the Roman Wall, the Durham and Yorkshire Dales & Moors, and the coasts of Yorkshire and Northumberland are within an easy hour's drive.

Address:
Binchester, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8AT, Durham, England, United Kingdom
Accommodation located in:
countryside, leisure area, near biking trails, near cultural interest, near durham world heritage site, near fishing area, near golf course, near historical interest, near horse riding, near restaurants & bars, near walking trails, rural, village!

Amenities & services

The house is fully double glazed, has good loft insulation and is carpeted throughout. Central heating is gas-fired and the lounge is equipped with a gas fire. All rooms have been furnished to provide comfort for guests. The two bedrooms and bathroom are situated on the first floor. The kitchen/diner and lounge are situated on the ground floor The front entrance is via a double glazed porch.
The main bedroom has one double bed and one single bed, the smaller bedroom has two single beds. All linen, bedding, towels, etc. are provided in the hire costs. The kitchen/diner is fully equipped and has access to the patio area, and rear entrance. There is an enclosed lawn, gardens and parking to the front and side.

# of Units: 1... and each unit includes:

  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Single beds: 3
  • Double beds: 1
  • Baby cots: 0
  • Single sofa beds: 0
  • Double sofa beds: 0

Bathroom

  • Yes Towels:
  • Yes Bath:
  • Yes Hair Drier:
  • Yes Shower:

Extras

  • Yes Ironing Board:
  • Yes Stereo/Radio System:
  • Yes Library:
  • No Telephone:
  • No DVD Player:
  • No Fax:
  • Yes Washing Machine:
  • Yes Work Desk:
  • Yes Bed Sheets:
  • No Bikes:
  • No Cable/Satelite TV:
  • No Internet Broadband:
  • No Internet Dial Up:

Extraservice

  • No Local Guides:
  • No Local Transportation:
  • No 24h Concierge:
  • No Tours & Excursions:
  • No Butler Service:
  • No House Chef:

Kitchen

  • Yes Crockery & Utensils:
  • No Dish Washer:
  • Yes Microwave:
  • Yes Oven:
  • No American Kitchen:
  • Yes Fridge & Freezer:

Living room

  • Yes Table & Chairs:
  • Yes Fireplace:
  • No Sofa Bed:

Outside

  • No Spa / Jacuzzi:
  • No Swimming Pool:
  • No Lift / Elevator:
  • No Disabled Facilities:
  • No Tennis Court:
  • Yes Terrace:
  • Yes Parking:
  • Yes Pets Welcome:
  • Yes Barbecue:
  • No Private Beach:
  • Yes Garden:
  • No Sauna:
  • No Shared Bathroom:

Rooms

  • No City View:
  • No Daily Cleaning:
  • No Air Conditioning:
  • No DVD/Music Collection:
  • No Ensuite Bathroom:
  • No Balcony:
  • No Safe:
  • No Sea View:
  • Yes Central Heating:

Additional information

Board Basis:
Accommodation Only
Welcome pack:
Tea/coffee/sugar supply. Milk. Bottle of wine. Flowers.
Breakfast:
No
Lunch:
No
Diner:
No
Traveller

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