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Goldcrest Cottage
Berwick, Surrounds & Holy Island

A lovely 3 bedroom cottage situated close to access to Holy Island, stone built, with outside space and off road parking

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  • Sleeps Up to
    6
  • 7 night start day
    Flexible
  • 7 nights from
    £407.00
  • Breaks from
    £326.00
  • Bedrooms (total)
    3
  • Gr. Floor bedrooms
    1
  • Bath/Showers
    1 /
  • Pets (Max Pets)
    No
  • Parking (Max Cars)
    Yes (1)
  • Garden
    Yes
  • Fire/Logburner
    Yes
  • Wi-Fi
    Yes
  • Sky TV
    No
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    Goldcrest Cottage is situated in the small village of Fenwick, a peaceful haven yet has easy access to all amenities and the coast. Originally part of the Duke of Northumberland's Estate, the cottage has been extended and refurbished to a very high standard with good quality furnishings and furniture, providing a quality holiday retreat. At the end of each daysightseeing, return to Goldcrest Cottage to relax in the garden and, weather permitting, enjoy a BBQ, away from noise, traffic and the hectic pace of modern life.The property has attained 4 Star Gold Award status from Visit England.
    • Enter the property from the rear -
    • There is a small back hall, with a unique stained glass feature window, which gives access to the bright and spacious tiled-floor kitchen/diner
    • Parking at rear for two cars
    • Large under stairs cupboard housing vacuum cleaner, ironing board etc
    • Small private garden at the front
    • Good range of floor and wall units with ample work surface and storage
    • Crockery, cutlery and glasses for up to 6 people
    • Washing machine
    • Electric oven and hob with extractor fan
    • Fridge
    • Microwave
    • Pans, cookware and cafetiere
    • Butchers block
    • Dedicated dining area just off kitchen
    • Good sized light oak table and chairs for up to 6 people
    • Large well-equipped sitting room with two sofas
    • Coffee table
    • Freeview TV
    • DVD
    • Wi-fi
    • Log burner
    Ground floor
    • Family bathroom - bath with shower over, heated towel rail
    • Double bedroom with sleigh bed, wardrobe, bedside tables and radiator, views to the front garden and village
    First floor
    • Stairs to a small landing with window
    • Double bedroom with king size bed, bedside tables, chest of drawers and a wardrobe, radiator and views to rear garden and again to the sea and the northern shores of Holy Island
    • Twin bedroom, bedside tables, fitted cupboard, wardrobe and radiator, window with views to rear garden and the sea - a velux window also makes this room very light
    • En-suite with wash hand basin, WC and a radiator
    • Freeview TV
    • DVD
    • Wi-fi
    • Selection of games and books
    • Small private garden at the front
    • Rear garden with lawn and mature shrubbery
    • ​Garden furniture
    • BBQ in the accessible large garage
    • An unusual addition to the exterior is an old pigsty which obviously is not now in use, but it is fully safe, clean and ready for exploration!
    • Electricity
    • Oil
    • Initial supply of logs
    • Bedding, bed linen and towels
    • Travel cot (no linen provided)
    • High chair
    • Large travel cot
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron and ironing board
    • Vacuum cleaner
    • Welcome tray (including milk, bread, eggs, wine)
    • 19 Days out in Northumbria guide £5.99
    Sorry this property does not accept dogs.
    Special Notes and Conditions:
    • Short breaks are accepted at this property and the owner can be flexible on start days at certain times of the year.
    From the Cottage:
    • A five minute drive takes you to the Holy Island causeway which you can drive across, subject to safe crossing times, to sample the unique quality of the Island and visit Lindisfarne Castle, the Winery, Lindisfarne Priory and Gertrude Jekyll Garden.
    • Drive fifteen minutes to the north to visit historic Berwick-upon-Tweed with its famous bridges, castle walls and ramparts. Alternatively,
    • Fifteen minutes to the south is Bamburgh Castle and its truly spectacular beach, where you could sample one of the coastal walks,
      • Golfers try out their outstanding links golf course or
      • Relax in the village pubs and cafes.
    • There are numerous visitor attractions within a 30 minute drive of Goldcrest Cottage and a trip to Northumberland would not be complete without visiting the market town of Alnwick with the historic Alnwick Castle and the beautiful Alnwick Garden.
    • Travel inland to the pretty villages of Ford or Etal and the main market town of Wooler
    • Access the spectacular hill walking country in the Cheviot Hills and its quiet valley walks less than half an hour's drive.

    Travel and Access information:

    Trains:

    • Alnmouth for Alnwick station is approx 25 miles south - a mainline station on the North East Coastal line with regular stops from London to Edinburgh
    • Berwick upon Tweed approx 15 miles north - a mainline station on the North East Coastal line with regular stops from London to Edinburgh

    Bus:

    • Buses run by Arriva and Travelsure - the X15 and the X18 services run north and south along the coast from Berwick to Newcastle

    Airport:

    • Newcastle International is approx 50 miles south,
    • Edinburgh Airport is approx 90 miles north
    • Both airports have daily internal flights from a number of UK locations, and international flights on a regular basis.
    • Car hire is available from both airports.

    Cycling:

    • Sustrans Coast and Castles Route 1
    • Numerous daily cycle rides on quiet country roads available from the cottage

    Check out our Blog for information on nearby villages, events and things do do when holidaying in Northumberland.

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