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  • The house under the hills
    The house under the hills
    The house under the hills
    From the Hill above Longknowe
    main bedroom queen sized bed
    farmhouse kitchen
    second double bedroom
    Property description
    Kilham
    |
    Holiday Rental House – 
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    We bought The Longknowe 20 years ago, as an isolated roofless ruin, really little more than a pile of stones inside the Northumberland National Park, but five generations of our family have now been associated with this area and we knew that we would never find anything again in such a great location.

    It has taken years of work but today Longknowe is a comfortable, renovated, stone cottage in a magnificent Northumbrian setting. It sits on its own in an isolated valley. It makes a wonderful self catering holiday for summer or winter. It works well as a peaceful retreat for a couple or small family (with a substantial reduction in rental, except in high season) or it can accommodate several generations or 2 families. At all times you have sole occupancy of the site. It has 4 bedrooms, 2...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Deck
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Stereo System
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL297392 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car recommended
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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Christoph...
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 January 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Our party of five adults and two children thoroughly enjoyed our short break here. Well equipped and comfortable home from home. It was a cold and windy weekend but we were snug and warm in the cottage. The children played games and dressed up, they never once missed the television. We had a large family meal on Saturday, it was... more

Martina G
London, England, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 18 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Great location and peaceful, Jo (the owner) was very helpful and patient with us as we had many questions! We have a son with autism and have lots of safety questions and safety of location. The Longknowe was perfect, beautiful surroundings. We spent our time relaxing whilst the children played outside in the fields and baking on the AGA. Its...

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Mark W
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 April 2014 for a stay in March 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Beautiful comfortable cosy cottage with exceptional kitchen area. We enjoyed large family meals around the massive kitchen table and enjoyed cooking on the aga. Perfect for a family gathering. more

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