Seaton

Seahouses & Beadnell Area, Coastal

  • 3 Star Gold

You can book this property from:

  • £677 per week
  • £97 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 or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Outdoor storage
  • Private parking

Accessibility

  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 5:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

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
  • Wood burner
  • 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

Pre-Arrival
Nearest railway station - Chathill Station 5 miles / Alnmouth 15 miles
Do you offer a collection service? No
Describe the streets in the area surrounding the property - Paved
Food delivery services - Tesco, Sainsburys and Asda

Parking
State whether parking is available on site or nearby and give the number of spaces available - Parking to rear of property, 3 cars
Describe the type of surface from the car park to the main entrance - 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 - 1 step up to front door 11cm.
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 - 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 - Well lit with wall & ceiling lights.
How wide are the passageways? Kitchen to dining area width 93 cm. Access is level.
Describe the floor surfaces - Carpet - short pile.
Describe the stairs - 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 - 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.
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 - Carpet - short pile.

Dining Room/Area
Describe where the dining room is situated and how you access it - Centre of house, open plan and 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? 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 - At back of property. with level access from entrance vestibule. Level access throughout downstairs with no doors, open plan.
What is the clear door opening width, taking into account any obstacles? Open plan.
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? Table and chairs in dining area next to kitchen, open plan.
Describe the sink taps - Single mixer.
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? 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 - Bedroom 1 large double bed, Bedrooms 2 &3 have single beds, Bedroom 4 has double bed.
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.
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 - Large wardrobe.
Describe the floor surface - Carpet.

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.
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? 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 - Ceiling light, fluorescent tube shaving light.
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.

Reviews

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

Mr D S,

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.