Tuesday 20 February 2024

Sands House, Durham, County Durham

Sands House, Durham, County Durham

Sands House offers exceptional self-catering accommodation in a tranquil area of Durham, conveniently located near the river and within walking distance to the city centre. Guests can explore the numerous attractions of County Durham with ease, as the train and bus stations are only a 20/25 minute walk away.

The accommodation comprises a charming two-bedroom house that comfortably sleeps up to 4 people, making it ideal for a relaxing holiday. The house is tastefully furnished and boasts parking for up to 2 cars at the rear.

On the ground floor, guests will find a delightful lounge equipped with a TV, pool table, sofa bed, and additional seating. The fully equipped kitchen includes a cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, and dishwasher, while the dining table seats up to 4 people for enjoying home-cooked meals. A washing machine is conveniently tucked away in the understairs cupboard, with drying facilities provided in the outbuilding. 

At the rear of the property, a spacious conservatory flooded with natural light offers additional dining space for up to 6 people, along with comfortable seating. A small WC is also available on this floor.

Upstairs, guests will find two cosy bedrooms with comfortable beds. The double bedroom features en suite facilities, while the twin room can accommodate a camp bed or inflatable bed if needed. The bathroom includes a shower over the bath and a WC.

Outside, a lovely garden awaits, complete with several seating areas perfect for enjoying the outdoors. Patio furniture is provided for al fresco dining on warm, sunny days.

Sands House is ideally situated for exploring all that Durham has to offer, including Durham Castle, Durham Cathedral, the Market Place, and University buildings, all within a 20/25 minute walk. Guests can also discover the city's rich history by visiting its magnificent manor houses and gardens or exploring the walled gardens and 200-acre deer park at Raby Castle.

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