Hethpool Mill

Wooler and Cheviots, National Park

You can book this property from:

  • £591 per week
  • £84 per night

Features

Beds & bedrooms

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

Appliances

  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Range/Aga
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower

Families

  • Travel cot
  • Highchair

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Outdoor storage
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Accessibility

  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 7:00pm
  • 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

The College Valley runs north from the top of Cheviot, the renovated old mill is at Hethpool across the College Burn. This stone cottage provides exceptional accommodation in which to relax and enjoy the solitude and exhilarating sense of freedom found in the valley, which is a sanctuary for wildlife and home to a great variety of flora. Starting from next to the cottage the Harrow Bog is the largest semi natural ancient woodland in the Northumberland National Park. Walkers who seek unspoilt and natural landscape with spectacular scenery need look no further. There are four challenging circular Hillfort Trails in the College Valley - Hethas Hike, Ring Chesters Round, Four Forts Foray and the River and Ramparts Ramble and many other walks of varying difficulty or you can just wander down to the stream. Close to Hethpool Lake. Hethpool Mill has grown more and more popular each year.

Can be booked with codes 317 Coldburn Cottage (sleeps 4), 344 Dunsdale House (sleeps 8) & 489 (sleeps 4) The School House.

BOOKINGS CAN START ON ANY DAY OF THE WEEK AND LEAVE ANY DAY WITH A MINIMUM LET OF 3 NIGHTS.

Ground floor - Large beamed sitting room with log burning stove, TV (No TV reception),  DVD, video, CD radio, MP3 dock and french windows out to stone patio.  Arch through to dining area with double sofabed for 2. 

Kitchen with breakfast room, dual fuel gas range, dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer.  Utility room, washing machine and tumble dryer. 

Bathroom with over bath electric shower and WC.

First floor - Bedroom 1 - King-size bed. 

Bedroom 2 - Twin beds. 

Bathroom with hand held shower and WC.  The upstairs ceilings are low.

*NB: The upstairs ceilings are low.

 

Electricity and electric central heating, gas, logs and coal for stove provided.  Telephone. Travel cot and highchair on request.  Large enclosed garden with furniture and charcoal barbecue.  Off road parking for 4 cars.  Bar/restaurant 8 miles.  Shops/PO/pubs/restaurant/TIC 10 miles.  Duvets with linen and towels.  Dogs welcome downstairs – kennels with runs @ £15 per pet per week. 

 

Accessibility

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Pre-arrival
The nearest Bus stop is: Wooler. Approx 9 miles
The nearest train station is: Berwick upon Tweed 25 miles
The nearest food shop is: Co-op Wooler 9 miles
The nearest pub/restaurant is: Wooler 9miles
The nearest petrol station is; Wooler on main A697 9 miles
The nearest Mobility equipment hire is: Berwick Upon Tweed 25 miles

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: Private, directly outside cottage
For what sized cars? Any
Good space to unload once parked? Excellent
Number of spaces available: 5-6
The parking surface is: Gravel
Distance to property from parking: Directly outside door
Is parking level? Yes
Steps en-route to property entrance: None

Main entrance
How many entrances to property? 1 main entrance plus French door from lounge
Door width is: 720mm
Keyhole height is: 1150mm
How many steps at entrance? 1 low then I step into kitchen area from entrance hall

Living rooms
The flooring is: Carpet
The door width is: 980mm
Is there good space between the furniture? Yes
Is furniture moveable or fixed? Moveable

Kitchen
The flooring is: Tiled
The door width is: Entrance 760mm Utility 790mm Lounge 801mm
The worktop height is:920mm
Is the oven set high or low? Low
The fridge/freezer height is: Low
Is crockery stored high or low? High
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area. No

Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have? 2. Ground and upper
The number of steps between floors is: 12 with middle landing at turn
The flooring is: Carpet
The door widths are: 670mm and 790mm
Bed sizes are: 6ft 6inches long
Is the bedroom furniture fixed or moveable? Moveable

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
The flooring is: Wooden upstairs. Tiled downstairs
The door widths are: Upstairs 630mm Downstairs 790mm
Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No
Is there an accessible bath/shower? No
Is there a ground floor WC? Yes
Is there a ground floor bath or shower room? Yes
Does the bath/shower have a fitted grab rail or handle? No
Is access to shower flat or a step over? Step over into bath

Outdoor facilities
External areas are stepped or level? Level
Permanent seating is provided? Yes
Is there outside lighting? Yes
There is no colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps)
There are no footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired.
The garden is fully fenced with 5 bar gate.
Very low ruins of an old building within part of the garden area

General
Is there a landline for guests to use? Yes
Mobile reception details: None
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture? Yes
Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No
Any other information: Wood burning stove in lounge

Reviews

Wonderful cottage in beautiful surroundings. Well worth the money.

Mrs Brenda P,

We came looking for peace and tranquillity and certainly found it in an all too short stay. Lets hope the next time is longer. Thank you.

As usual, so welcoming when we arrived (thanks to all concerned). Saw wild goats, adders, slowworms, curlews, heard cuckoo, larks, lapwings, deer. Bees providing constant background hum. So good to listen to the soundscape.

Location