A spacious and comfortable 19th century former quarryman's cottage set high in the Northumberland countryside, with open views to the Cheviot Hills. Wanney Cottage is situated on a private road, 250 metres off the A68 that runs through the village of Ridsdale. The cottage is in a peaceful location, offering modern facilities, large garden and private parking.
It is ideally suited for exploring the Northumbria National Park, Kielder Water, Hadrians Wall, the Pennine Way, the Border Reivers Country and the Northumberland Coast as well as day trips to the vibrant Cities of Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh.
Wanney Cottage has been carefully renovated retaining its old charm and offering all modern facilities. It is centrally heated but also has a woodburning stove in the living room for cosy nights in. The sunroom offers great views over open countryside and has a large bedsettee for addiional sleeping space.
We welcome welbehaved dogs and other small pets by prior arrangement.
You enter the cottage through a porch into a well-equipped Kitchen providing an electric oven and four-burner gas hob, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave and many extras for the more ambitious cooks among our guests. There is a utility room containing the combi boiler and space to dry clothes.
The Lounge is a spacious, cosily furnished room, which has a comfortable settee, easy chair and dining table with four chairs. It is heated by radiators and has a wood-burning stove in an open fireplace. We provide a colour TV , DVD and music system.
From the lounge you enter the Sunroom which has a double bed settee and two traditional rocking chairs. It offers wonderful views of the garden, the surrounding countryside and the Cheviot Hills.
Upstairs there are two bedrooms and a bathroom. The Double Bedroom has a comfortable kingsize bed, dressing table and ample storage space. The second Bedroom has a single bed and storage in a built in wardrobe.
Bed linen and towels are provided. The Bathroom has a bath with shower above, fitted with a thermostatic mixer valve, WC and washbasin. Hot water is constant and (almost instantly) supplied via the combi boiler.
For guests with children we can provide a cot, high chair and stair gate.