Seaton

Seahouses & Beadnell Area, Coastal

  • 3 Star Gold

You can book this property from:

  • £608 per week
  • £87 per night
  • 3 Star Gold

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 4 single beds

Appliances

  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower

Families

  • Highchair

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack
  • Countryside views
  • Sea or coastal views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Outdoor storage
  • Private parking

Accessibility

  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 16:00
  • Check out: 10:00

Description

A truly remarkable and much sought after property with dramatic views.

Seaton House sits above the beach on the edge of the charming seaside fishing village of Seahouses. The spacious middle of three houses, it is one of only handful of houses that can boast the breath-taking coastal view of the Farne Islands, Bamburgh Castle and Holy Island. This much loved family holiday home has been owned and appreciated by the same family for many years and features a very large, enclosed garden with a south facing summerhouse. Cross the road in front of the house and you reach the sand dunes and two spectacular miles of sandy beaches. Within a five minute easy walk, you reach Seahouses harbour and village centre with a wide choice of restaurants, pubs, coffee shops and tea rooms as well as a well-stocked supermarket and selection of gift shops.

Here you are perfectly located to visit Northumberland's renowned castles - Bamburgh Castle, one of the most well-known, is just two miles away. Enjoy several local links golf courses and for the fit and active the neighbouring village of Beadnell offers an abundance of water sports.

Seaton welcomes both children and up to 2 well behaved dogs.

Entrance

  • Enter the house from a rear sheltered patio area
  • Look through the open plan ground floor to a panoramic view of the sea and Farne Islands
  • Rear enclosed lobby houses the washing machine
  • Small cloakroom and WC

Kitchen

  • Well equipped kitchen
  • ​Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Electric oven with ceramic hob
  • Fridge
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Large fridge freezer located in the summerhouse
  • Rear enclosed lobby houses the washing machine
  • Small cloakroom and WC

Dining room

  • Separate dining area with oval dining table and 6 chairs

Lounge

  • Large and spacious lounge
  • Electric fire
  • Night storage heaters
  • Varied selection of seating
  • Wi-fi
  • TV
  • Video
  • DVD
  • Good selection of board games
  • Family card table

Bedrooms & Bathroom

Upstairs:

The staircase leads to the first floor landing where there is access to

  • Bedroom 1: Large double with spectacular sea views
  • Bedroom 2: Single with views toward the garden, open farmland beyond and the Cheviot Hills in the distance
  • Family bathroom is also located on this floor providing an electric shower over the bath, WC, wash hand basin, electric fan heater and shaver point

The staircase continues up to the second floor giving access to

  • Bedroom 3: Twin beds and sea views through a dormer window
  • Bedroom 4: Single with views to the rear of the property

All bedrooms have their own wash hand basin and electric convector heaters

Summerhouse

  • South facing summerhouse with electric supply
  • Large fridge freezer
  • Great storage area for bikes etc
  • Selection of garden furniture kept in here
  • BBQ

 

Entertainment

  • Wi-fi
  • TV
  • Video
  • DVD
  • Good selection of board games
  • Family card table

Outside Facilities

  • At the rear of the property is a private and secure parking area adequate for several cars
  • This leads to an enclosed garden consisting mainly of lawn where you will find the summerhouse
  • South facing garden is approximately 2/3rds of an acre
  • An ideal playground for all ages

 

What's included at Seaton

  • Bedding (duvets per bed & 2 pillows per person)
  • Bed linen
  • Towels (hand & bath sheet per person, plus bathroom hand towels)
  • Kitchen towel
  • Tea-towel
  • Oven glove
  • Electricity
  • Night storage heaters
  • Hot water
  • Wi-fi
  • High chair
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Welcome pack: tea, coffee, sugar and milk
  • Plenty of parking at rear

What can be arranged at Seaton

Well behaved dogs welcome (up to 2) @ £25.00 each per week or part thereof

What can be arranged:

  • travel cot (please note, we do not supply a mattress or bed linen for the cot)
  • baby bath
  • stair gate
  • large dog crate
  • medium dog crate
  • dog duvet
  • dog bed (plastic)

Children's Facilities

  • High Chair is provided at the property free of charge.
  • Hire of travel cot (please note, we do not supply a mattress or bed linen for the cot)
  • Hire of baby bath
  • Hire of stairgate
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Wi-fi
  • Books and games

Bringing Your Dog on Holiday to Seaton

Seaton welcomes well behaved dogs (up to 2) @ £25 per dog per week or part thereof. When you book you will be asked to provide some information about your pet which will aide the owner in ensuring that the property is set up to welcome them.

 

A bit of K9 etiquette should be observed during your stay:-

  • Your pet should not be left in the property unattended (unless crated - crates can be hired)
  • Your pet should not be allowed in the bedrooms or on furniture
  • On booking for your pet, you are confirming that it is fully up to date on its flea treatment.

The following can be hired:

  • Dog duvet
  • Plastic dog bed
  • Dog crate medium
  • Dog crate large

 

Special Notes & Conditions

Notes and Conditions:
At the rear of the property is a private and secure parking area, adequate for several cars,
Maximum 2 dogs welcomed @ £25 per dog per week
Note that whilst Seaton is the middle of three properties; it has its own expansive rear private garden which gets sun most of the day, and private gated parking.

Seaton isn't located within the Dark Skies National Park, however being right on the coast, the Northern Lights are often visible, and the owner's daughter cleverly captured one such occasion, and it is her photograph you will see in the property's photo gallery.

Accessibility

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement
Seaton
22 St Aidan’s
Seahouses
NE68 7SS
Pre-Arrival
Give the name and distance of the nearest railway station. Chathill Station 5 miles
Alnmouth 15 miles
State whether an accessible taxi service is available. Yes, Seahouses 01665 720 400 &
01665 720542
Give information about bus services - accessibility, frequency, distance of bus stop from property, route no.
Regular services to Newcastle
and Berwick upon Tweed 501
and 505.
Do you offer a collection service? No
Describe the streets in the area surrounding the property e.g. paved/
cobbles/ uneven.
Paved
State whether you have information about local services for disabled
people e.g. equipment hire, wheelchair repairs, and Shop mobility.
No
Give details of local stores where shopping can be ordered in advance
or state if you can arrange for shopping to be delivered.
Tesco, Sainsburys and Asda
deliver.
Parking
State whether parking is available on site or nearby and give the
number of spaces available and distance to the property entrance.
Parking to rear of property, 3 cars
Describe the type of surface from the car park to the main entrance
e.g. level/stepped, firm/uneven, tarmac/gravel.
Gravel in car park. 2 steps down
to patio area. 1st step 12cm 2nd
step 10cm.
Describe any lighting in the car parking area and en-route from the
car park to the property entrance.
None
Entrance to Property
How many steps, if any, to the entrance and is there a handrail? 1 step up to front door 11cm.
Describe any ramp available at the entrance - are there handrails on
one or both sides of the ramp? State if no level access is provided.
No ramp, 1 step 11cm.
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Westfield Farmhouse, Seahouses, Northumberland NE68 7UR
Telephone: 01665 721380 Email:stay@staynorthumbria.co.uk www.staynorthumbria.co.uk
Access Statement
Seaton
22 St Aidan’s
Seahouses
NE68 7SS
What is the clear door opening width? (Please take into account any
obstacles that may reduce the size of the opening.)
74cm door opening.
Describe how well/evenly lit the area is and what type of lighting is
provided e.g. ceiling spotlights.
Ceiling lights in entrance
vestibule.
Downstairs toilet and washbasin. Toilet height from floor to seat
43cm.
Door width 66cm.
Describe the floor surface. Tiled floor.
Stairs, landings, passageways
Describe how well/evenly lit the area is and what type of lighting is
provided e.g. ceiling spotlights.
Wall & ceiling lights.
How wide are the passageways? Minimum width for wheelchairs/
Zimmer frame/pushchair is 750mm x 800mm preferred.
Kitchen to dining area width
93cm.
Wheelchair access possible.
Level access.
Describe the floor surfaces . Carpet - short pile.
Describe the stairs e.g. number of steps, landings, and handrail(s).
dimension of steps/threshes height, width, depth how many
3 flights of stairs up to 2nd floor.
6 steps 19cm, right turn 1 step
19cm, right turn 7 steps 19cm.
Tread depth 24cm. 12 steps
18cm to 3rd floor, turn left 1 step
to bedroom 3 18cm, turn right 1
step to bedroom 4 18 cm, tread
depth 20cm.
Carpet.
Sitting Room / Lounge
Describe where the sitting room is situated and how you access it i.e.
is there level access, ramps(s) or step(s). If steps, how many?
Front of house. Open plan from
Kitchen. No steps.
What is the clear door opening width, taking into account any obstacles?
No door. 93cm from kitchen to
dining area.
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Westfield Farmhouse, Seahouses, Northumberland NE68 7UR
Telephone: 01665 721380 Email:stay@staynorthumbria.co.uk www.staynorthumbria.co.uk
Access Statement
Seaton
22 St Aidan’s
Seahouses
NE68 7SS
Describe the layout within the sitting room/lounge. Is it level or are
there steps? Are there large spaces between furniture, what type of
seating and tables are there e.g. high/low tables, couches, and easy
chairs?
Level access. Easy chairs & sofa.
Straight back high chair.
Is the furniture moveable? Yes.
Where there are TVs are subtitles/audio description available? No.
Describe how well/evenly lit the area is and what type of lighting is
provided.
Centre light.
Describe the floor surface e.g. tile/wood/carpet (thick/short pile). Carpet - short pile.
Dining Room/Area
Describe where the dining room is situated and how you access it i.e.
is there level access ramp(s) or step(s). If steps, how many?
Centre of house. Open plan.
Level access.
What is the clear door opening width, taking in account any obstacles?
No door. 93cm from kitchen to
dining area.
Is there space around the table for a wheelchair? Yes.
State the clear height underneath the dining table. 71cm.
What type of seating is there? e.g. upright chairs with/without arms. 10 upright chairs. No arms.
Describe how well/evenly lit the area is and what type of lighting is
provided.
Centre light.
Describe the floor surface. Carpet & rug.
Kitchen
Describe where the kitchen is situated and how you access it i.e. is
there level access ramp(s) or step(s). If steps, how many?
At back of property. Level access
from entrance vestibule. Level
access through out downstairs
with no doors, open plan.
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Westfield Farmhouse, Seahouses, Northumberland NE68 7UR
Telephone: 01665 721380 Email:stay@staynorthumbria.co.uk www.staynorthumbria.co.uk
Access Statement
Seaton
22 St Aidan’s
Seahouses
NE68 7SS
What is the clear door opening width, taking into account any obstacles?
Open plan.
State the height of the oven, hob and microwave. Does the oven
have a drop down or side-opening door?
Oven side opening door.
How high is the work surface/food preparation area? Standard. 93cm.
State the height of the highest shelf and lowest drawer of fridge/
freezer.
Fridge sliding drawer 30cm
height, shelf 50cm.
Describe any places to eat e.g. is there a table and chairs in the
kitchen? What is the clear height underneath the table? Describe
the type of chairs, with/without arms?
Table and chairs in dining area
next to kitchen, open plan.
State the height of wall cupboards containing crockery, glasses etc.
Can these be moved to lower level cupboards on request?
No.
Describe the sink taps e.g. single mixer lever tap. Single mixer.
List any aids that can assist people e.g. cordless kettle revolving 360
degrees.
Cordless kettle.
Describe how well/evenly lit the kitchen is and what type of lighting is
provided.
Spotlights.
Describe the floor surface. Wood.
Bedrooms And Sleeping Areas
Do you have any ground floor bedrooms? If yes, how many? No
What is the clear door opening width, taking in account any obstacles?
74cm door opening.
Can furniture be moved around or removed? No.
What bed combinations are there e.g. twin, double, zip-linked? Bedroom 1 large double bed,
Bedrooms 2 &3 have single beds.
Bedroom 4 has double bed.
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Westfield Farmhouse, Seahouses, Northumberland NE68 7UR
Telephone: 01665 721380 Email:stay@staynorthumbria.co.uk www.staynorthumbria.co.uk
Access Statement
Seaton
22 St Aidan’s
Seahouses
NE68 7SS
Where are the bedrooms? Bedroom 1, level 2 has large
double bed. Bedroom 2, level 2
has single bed. No access
underneath. Bedroom 3, level 3
has 2 single beds.. Bedroom 4,
level 3 has double bed.
How wide is the space next to the bed (s)? (For wheelchair user to
transfer onto bed.
Master bedroom 1 has large
space suitable for wheelchair
user.
What is the height of the bed(s) to the top of the mattress? What is
the height of the clear space under the bed (if any)?
30cm and 53cm.
Describe how well/evenly lit the bedroom is and what type of lighting
is provided;
Centre light.
Bedside lights.
Describe wardrobe and storage space e.g. can rails be adjusted? Large wardrobe.
No.
Describe the floor surface. Carpet.
Give details of any non-allergenic bedding that can be provided. None.
Are subtitles/audio descriptions available on televisions with instructions available on how to use it?
No.
List any other accessible equipment you may have e.g. vibrating
alarm clock.
No.
Bathrooms, Shower-Rooms And Toilets
Is there level access from the bedroom to the en-suite or shared facilities i.e. no steps?
Bathroom on level 2.
What is the clear door opening width, taking in account any obstacles?
74cm door opening.
Describe the shower - is it separate or over the bath? Level entry
with no raised lip?
Shower over bath.
What is the height of the WC from floor to seat? 41cm.
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Westfield Farmhouse, Seahouses, Northumberland NE68 7UR
Telephone: 01665 721380 Email:stay@staynorthumbria.co.uk www.staynorthumbria.co.uk
Access Statement
Seaton
22 St Aidan’s
Seahouses
NE68 7SS
What is the height of the washbasin? Is there clear space underneath the sink i.e. no pedestal?
84cm. No.
What types of taps are on the washbasin and bath? e.g. lever. Non lever handle.
Give details of what support/grab rails are fitted where e.g. bath,
shower, WC.
Grab rails in bath.
How well lit is the room? Describe the type of lighting used e.g. ceiling lights, fluorescent tube shaving light;
Ceiling light, fluorescent tube
shaving light.
Describe the colour contrast of the floor, walls, doorways and towels.
What is the colour scheme for these?
Cream walls.
Describe the floor surface. Laminate.
Garden
Describe the garden area that guests have access to e.g. patio and
lawn. State whether these areas are flat/undulating, stepped (details) etc.
Patio area at rear of house with 2
steps, 10cm and 12cm up to
paved area. Gravel area to large
garden.
Give details of what seating is available. Table and 4 chairs on patio area.
Additional Information
Describe any facilities, equipment or services you offer not detailed
above.
No.
Assistance dogs, it is illegal to refuse to accept working assistance
dogs. What facilities are offered to assistance dogs e.g. run area,
water bowls?
Dogs welcome.
What internet access is available? Is this charged for or is it free?
Mobile phone reception?
Free WIFI available.
Mobile phone reception
intermittent depending on
network.

Reviews

The view is outstanding, Secure area for the dog, and high quality mattress on main bed.

Mr D S,

Seaton is in an idyllic location opposite the most gorgeous stretch of coastline and the pictures on the website really don't do it justice. The house is very comfortable and well equipped with a very nice garden .

Past Customer,

Location

Walking & Amenities:

Less than a mile into the centre of Seahouses on foot, and 2.5 to Bamburgh

  • Easy access to Seahouses and all its amenities, from the busy harbour where seating is provided so you can while away the hours watching the toings and froings of harbour life, or stretch your legs on the beautiful beaches which run North and South and are ideal for leisurely walks, or
  • Try the 6 mile return beach walk to Bamburgh, or
  • the 14 mile return journey to Newton by the Sea (great pub awaits for the mid walk break).

Amenities close by:

  • Shops, butchers, bakers (no candlestick maker tho),
  • Pubs & Restaurants,
  • Newsagents,
  • Petrol station,
  • Takeaways (Italian, Indian, Chinese)
  • Harbour where you can leave on excursions to visit the Farne Islands, to see Puffins (May to July), Grey Seals and many other species of birds. The area is popular with birdwatchers and photographers.
  • Grace Darling Museum Bamburgh

A short drive:

  • Bamburgh Castle (2.5 miles north) sits atop rocky outcrop overlooking the beach,
  • 15 miles south Alnwick Castle and Garden a popular spot for those with green fingers, and Harry Potter fans (the castle was Hogwarts and the site of the quiddich pitch in the 1st two films

 

Travel and Access information:

 

Trains:

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

  • Seahouses is situated on Sustrans Coast and Castles Route 1 and is a popular stopping point.