In a quiet village between Durham and Bishop Auckland, off an ancient lane leading to the River Wear, with no through traffic, this cottage provides a cosy and peaceful base from which to explore the beautiful Durham Dales – Weardale & Teesdale with their the historical splendour and industrial past. Keilder Water, Hadrian’s Wall ,the Northumberland coast and Lake District for longer days out.
Country walks from your cottage door; or relax in private with garden views watching the grey squirrels and birds. You’re welcome in The Old Hall garden too – a work in progress, with it’s mature trees and expansive views changing through the seasons.
No village shop,the nearest being Willington 2 miles.
Thomas Wright House our village restaurant serves meals every day from 12 till 8, also breakfast by arrangement. This is where you collect your cottage keys.
Enjoy a drink at Byers Green Club less than 5 minutes away – our local, with Live Bands the last Saturday of the month.