Just a short walk from the charming village of Sedgefield, this large holiday property is perfect for celebrations or family get togethers.
Situated in a superb location, just a short walk from the centre of the charming village of Sedgefield, Durham House brims with character. Ideal for larger parties, Durham House is a spacious, comfortable former village inn, which has been restored to provide excellent accommodation for families and friends to enjoy. This beautiful 8 bedroom holiday property benefits from a large outdoor recreational area, a games room and even has its own bar with a pool table, perfect for reunions, celebrations and family gatherings.
Sedgefield dates back to the 13th century, and is believed to exist as a Roman settlement. The 2-mile heritage trail nearby provides a wealth of history. With some good pubs and restaurants close by, the properties are in an ideal location for exploring the many visitor attractions in north Yorkshire, which is just half an hour away. Alnwick, with its famous castle used in the Harry Potter films, the Heritage Coast, peppered with castles and golden beaches, and York with its beautiful minster, can all be reached within an hour. Renowned as one of the finest historical and cultural cities in the UK, the city of Durham has a magnificent cathedral, castle and World Heritage Site, along with an array of medieval architecture, winding cobbled streets, unique shops, pubs and restaurants.
If it’s fresh country air and wonderful walks you’re looking for, Sedgefield nestles between the Yorkshire Dales, County Durham and the North York Moors, where you will find some of the most dramatic countryside, including High Force waterfall, stunning coastal walks and the Castle Eden Walkway. Sedgefield races are a regular feature on the local calendar, and take place all year round. For keen golfers, visit the Knotty Hill Golf Centre, which is just one of many golf courses in the area. Beach 12 miles. Shop 500 yards, pub and restaurant 100 yards.
Living room 1: With 50" Freeview TV and bi-folding doors leading to terrace.
Living room 2: With bar area and pool table.
Dining room: With beams and wooden floor.
Kitchen: With electric range, electric hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Utility room: With washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, pull-out single bed and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds, single pull-out bed and en-suite toilet.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 4: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 5: With twin beds, pull-out single bed and en-suite with corner bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail (Jack and Jill, shared with bedroom 6).
Bedroom 6: With double bed, pull-out single bed and en-suite with corner bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail (Jack and Jill, shared with bedroom 5).
Annexe (10 yards away, only available for party sizes 17 and above):
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Living room 3: With double sofa bed.
Bedroom 7: With double bed.
Bedroom 8: With twin beds.
Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen and Wi-Fi included. Towel hire, £3per person. Cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. External games room with table tennis and and dartboard. Large courtyard with terrace, garden furniture, barbecue and covered table tennis table. Bike store. Private parking for 10 cars. No smoking. Please note: Couples and family bookings only. This property has a security deposit of £200.
Pets - 2 dogs only accepted. There is a £200 security deposit payable on arrival by bank transfer or cheque. Holidaymakers, couples and family groups only. Could we respectfully ask all guests to be mindful of noise, re neigbours. The annexe is accessed through courtyard, 10 yards away, only available for party sizes 17 and above.Get the full listing »