Post Office Cottage

Haltwhistle, Gilsland to Brampton, Hadrian's Wall

You can book this property from:

  • £470 per week
  • £67 per night

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single Zip&Link beds

Kitchen

  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 2 bathrooms
  • 3 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower

Families

  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Accessibility

  • Ground floor WC
  • Walk-in shower

Description

This traditional stone built cottage, situated in the small hamlet of Tindale, near Brampton is the perfect base for those looking for peace, tranquility, and to be surrounded by countryside.

Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Post Office Cottage is a spacious property with fantastic views across the fellside and hills and walks right from the doorstep. It is the ideal retreat for keen birdwatchers, with a mix of habitats and wildlife nearby. Shop: 3 miles Pub: 3 miles.

Accommodation over two floors

Ground Floor:
Lounge with comfortable seating, multi-fuel log burner, TV with Freeview and DVD player.
Spacious Kitchen/Dining Area with multi-fuel stove, original inglenook fireplace, electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster, dining table and seating
Utility Room with washing machine and door out to rear gravelled area.

First floor:
Bedroom 1 with double bed, ample storage space for clothing, fantastic views of fellside and hills, en-suite shower room with WC and washbasin.
Bedroom 2 with super king bed (can be made into two singles on request), ample storage space, ensuite bathroom with bath, over bath shower, WC, washbasin (access from bedroom or landing).

Garden: Enclosed patio area with garden furniture.
Parking: Off-road parking for two cars.
Heating: Electric.
Also Provided: WiFi. Logs included. DVDs. Hairdryer. Stair gate at the bottom of stairs. Travel cot and highchair.
Pets: Two pets welcome @£20 per week
Notes: This is a non-smoking property. Phone signal - dependent on provider. O2 and Vodaphone good.

This property is only 5 miles from the market town of Brampton, and Lanercost Priory is 6 miles away. The city of Carlisle is only 16 miles away and has a variety of shops, restaurants and cafes, as well as a Cathedral.

Accessibility

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Guide

Property Name: Post Office Cottage
Description: Cottage

Pre-arrival

The nearest bus stop - there isn’t one available 
The nearest train station - Brampton 6 miles 
The nearest food store is The Food Hub - 3 miles 
The nearest petrol station is Brampton - 6 miles 
Mobility equipment is Shopmobility - 17 miles

Arrival and car parking

Type of parking available - 2 Gravel parking spaces 
For what size cars? Any 
Good load to unload once parked? Yes (or park by door, unload, and then move car to the parking space 
Distance to the property from the car parking space - 20 seconds walk 
Is parking level - gravel yes 
How many steps are there to the property - none on approach

 

Main Entrance

How many entrances are there to the property - 2, one at the front, one at the rear, but access to rear entrance restricted and not used 
The door widths are - TBA 
Keyhole height - standard TBA 
How many steps are there to the entrance - none other than threshold

 

Living room

The flooring is - carpet 
The door widths are - TBA 
Is there good space between the furniture - There is a coffee table which can be moved if more space needed 
Is it movable or fixed - movable, see above

 

Kitchen

The flooring is - stripped pine 
The door widths are - TBA 
The worktop height is - TBA
Is the oven set high or low - (top and bottom oven) - low 
The fridge height is - standard fridge freezer with freezer on bottom 
Is crockery stored high or low - top drawer below worktop 
Is any equipment stored away from, or externally from the main kitchen area, if so which and where are they - No

 

Bedrooms and landing

How many floors does the property have - 2 
The number of steps between floors are - TBA (few steps, small landing, left turn, few steps) 
The flooring is - carpet 
The door widths are - TBA 
Bed sizes are - Double standard bed main ensuite bedroom, standard twins which link to king size when together 
Is the bedroom furniture fixed or moveable - movable

 

Bathrooms and cloakrooms

The door widths are - TBA 
Is there an accessible or adapted WC - yes (cloakroom ground floor one step down from kitchen, one step up to cloakroom)
Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower - Bath and shower over on second floor. Ensuite shower second floor has sliding door with limited width, and small step into it 
Is there a ground floor shower room - No 
Does the bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted - No 
What is the flooring - Bathroom and cloakroom vinyl

 

Outdoor facilities

External areas - thresholds only 
Is there any seating - Yes, patio dining table and chairs (stored indoors during the winter months 
Is there any outside lighting - Yes 
Is there any colour contract on critical surfaces - No 
Is there any footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired - No
Are there any water features, ponds, or other hazards - No

 

General

Is there a landline for guests to use - No 
Do you provide WiFi - Yes free of charge (Fibre broadband)
Mobile reception details - Generally good with major networks
Can you easily access electrical sockets in all rooms without having to move furniture - Yes 
Are electrical sockets generally set high or low - Low 
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests - No 
Any there information - 2 wood burners, one in the kitchen, one in the lounge. Both have stone fire places and surrounds 
Do you provide fire guards - 1

Location