A one-bedroom cottage with living-room, bathroom and kitchen all on one level.  Tucked away in a peaceful and friendly village, this single storey, detached property has been converted to provide good holiday accommodation for couples.

The bathroom has a walk-in shower, toilet and washbasin with instant hot water.  The kitchen is very well equipped with refrigerator, microwave, cooker and washing machine.

The whole cottage is oil fired centrally heated with an additional stove in the living room.  There is a television and DVD /video player and radio.

The cottage is completely self contained with private parking space and access to the shared garden from where you can enjoy good views of the surrounding fells.

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About the Area

Westgate is a small village in the heart of the Pennines.  The village, situated on the A689 Wolsingham to Alston road has a village store with a Post Office and a pub 'The Hare and Hounds' which offers bar meals.

Stanhope is only 6 miles away and has more facilities including pubs, cafes, many shops, the Durham Dales Crafts and Information Centre and an outdoor, hated swimming pool open May to September.

Durham City with its historic Cathedral and Castle is only 26 miles away, as is Bishop Auckland and the Bishop's Palace.

Penrith in Cumbria and the Lake District are just 30 miles.

Weardale is beautiful walking country and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - ideal for peace and relaxation. There are also opportunities for cycling and other outdoor activities.

The historic Bowes Museum, High Force and Low Force Waterfalls, Beamish Museum and the North of England Lead Mining Museum are all with a 30 minute drive.

Newcastle, Hadrian's Wall, Hexham, Hartlepool Marina, The Sage and the Baltic - Gateshead, Holy Island and Bamburgh Castle, Locomotion railway museum at Shildon, to name but a few more of our important attractions and places to visit in the North East.

Jo and Phill Hayes, 7 Front Street, Westgate in Weardale, Co Durham DL13 1JW
T: 01388 517572 E: enquiries@thecottagewestgate.co.uk