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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Bowes, Durham, England
Unicorn cottage is a delightful 18th century stone holiday cottage located in the historic village of Bowes, Barnard Castle, in the northern Dales - an ideal setting for walking, cycling and bird watching.<BR><BR><BR>Nestling in quiet countryside on the Pennine Way, and with easy access to the Yorkshire Dales, this cosy holiday cottage is also conveniently placed for visiting the East Coast, the Lake District and the Durham area.<BR><BR><BR>Unicorn Cottage offers well equipped and comfortable self-catering accommodation: One twin bedroom with en-suite (shower cubicle, bidet, washbasin and WC). Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with sofa bed, electric fire and dining table. Double glazing throughout. Heating is from storage heaters in all rooms. Focal electric fire in sitting room. Electric cooker, microwave,... Read more
About the Owner, Lesley S
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 50 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 106 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2014
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Listing #HL2596326
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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  • Dogs: £10 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Bowes, Barnard Castle Area<BR><BR>The welcoming village of Bowes is situated in unspoilt countryside and has a long history dating back to the Romans. Its most famous landmark is Bowes Castle. Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, was patron of Bowes Museum for more than 40 years, until her death in 2002. Her own family, the Bowes-Lyons, had strong historical links with the area. Bowes also has a significant connection with Charles Dickens as the village is believed to have been the inspiration for Nicholas Nickleby. <BR><BR>A few minutes away is the lovely market town of Barnard Castle, with medieval ruins towering over the river. Follow the pleasant woodland walk to High Force, the highest unbroken waterfall in England or visit nearby Raby Castle. Set in a 250 acre... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle Airport / The Durham Tees Valley Airport: 60.0 km
Railway: Darlington: 40.0 km
From the A1 take the A66 westbound at Scotch Corner. After approximately 15 miles signs will indicate a left turn towards the village of Bowes. Follow this road into the village of Bowes where there is a mini roundabout at the crossroads. The Ancient Unicorn Coaching Inn can be seen from the roundabout. At the side of the inn is a cobbled courtyard. Unicorn Cottage is situated at the far left hand corner of the courtyard. Cars can be parked in front of the cottage.<BR><BR>From the M6 follow the A66 eastbound from Penrith via Brough until the Bowes turnoff. Follow this road into the village of Bowes where there is a mini roundabout at the crossroads. The Ancient Unicorn Coaching Inn can be seen from the roundabout. At the side of the inn is a cobbled courtyard. Unicorn Cottag... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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