Tuesday 4 June 2024

West Cottage, Gunnerton, Hexham, Northumberland

West Cottage, Gunnerton, Hexham, Northumberland

Located in the heart of Northumberland, renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty and close proximity to Hadrian's Wall, lies West Cottage. This luxurious, self-catering getaway is the perfect escape for those seeking relaxation, exploration, and a touch of history.

Originally an 18th-century byre and granary, the cottage has been meticulously converted into a warm and inviting haven. The open-plan design on the ground floor offers a sense of spaciousness while maintaining a cosy atmosphere with exposed original stonework. A grand oak lintel fireplace with a wood-burning stove adds character and warmth to the sitting area.

The well-equipped kitchen and dining area flow seamlessly from the living space, separated by the staircase. Handmade cabinetry with granite countertops and underfloor heating throughout the tiled ground floor further enhance the contemporary country cottage style.

Upstairs, guests will find two comfortable bedrooms, a double and a twin, each featuring its own en-suite bathroom with a large rose-head shower.

Beyond the cosy confines of West Cottage, guests can indulge in the bounty of the farm. Fresh, seasonal produce from the garden, delicious free-range eggs, and hearty Dexter beef are all available, offering a taste of the local bounty. For those with a creative spirit, the owner's art studio located just steps away provides an inspiring space to unleash their inner artist.

Northumberland itself offers a wealth of attractions for every visitor. Explore stately homes and beautiful gardens, delve into history at museums and historic towns, or embark on a journey along Hadrian's Wall, a testament to Roman ingenuity.

West Cottage is also well-suited for special occasions, events, and corporate groups. Whether you envision intimate gatherings with friends and family, summer barbecues under the open sky, or workshops in art, cookery, or even blacksmithing, West Cottage can accommodate your needs.

The environmentally conscious traveller will appreciate West Cottage's commitment to sustainability. The property utilizes renewable energy sources, practices composting, and boasts home-grown food. Additionally, West Cottage supports local producers and has planted a hundred trees, contributing to a greener future.

The welcoming staff at West Cottage are dedicated to ensuring a memorable stay for their guests. Should you have any questions or require assistance in planning your Northumberland adventure, don't hesitate to reach out. West Cottage awaits, ready to be your home away from home in this beautiful corner of England.

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