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Hectors House - Specially for couples

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1 bedroom
2 bathrooms
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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“Hectors house” is located in the Northumberland village of Rothbury, which has outstanding local features along with hill walks and beautiful scenery. A major feature of Rothbury is Cragside, which is home to the famous Lord Armstrong, inventor of Electricity and other major Engineering. Hectors house is located on the street named Model Buildings in Rothbury and is attached back of the United reformed church and runs south toward the river coquet and park/ picnic area. It was originally built around 1860 by Lord Armstrong for his workers and used as the street name states as “Model buildings” of future work houses in the village with running water and flushing toilets. The property was extended in around 1992 to add a bedroom and bathroom. Then in 2013 the property was fully re furbishe...“Hectors house” is located in the Northumberland village of Rothbury, which has outstanding local features along with hill walks and beautiful scenery. A major feature of Rothbury is Cragside, which is home to the famous Lord Armstrong, inventor of Electricity and other major Engineering. Hectors house is located on the street named Model Buildings in Rothbury and is attached back of the United reformed church and runs south toward the river coquet and park/ picnic area. It was originally built around 1860 by Lord Armstrong for his workers and used as the street name states as “Model buildings” of future work houses in the village with running water and flushing toilets. The property was extended in around 1992 to add a bedroom and bathroom. Then in 2013 the property was fully re furbished to add a further bedroom in the roof space with en-suite toilet and hand basin. Velux roof lights give more views over the Simonside hills. This property is our own personal property and has been refurbished without cutting any corners and completed to a very high standard as after all you do not wish to stay in a property that is not as comfortable as your own home and that is our objective and hope you like what you see and enjoy your stay. The main living space on the first floor is an open plan living room with light oak fitted kitchen with electric cooker and electric halogen hob with integrated dishwasher. There is not a washing machine. The fridge freezer is a free standing Smeg unit in Cream. The oak stairs lead up from the open plan living room to the roof room Bedroom with king size bed with en suite toilet and separate hand wash basin. From the living room, a door leads into the rear dining room/ dressing room and bath room. The bathroom is fully tiled and has a walk in mains presure shower with sliding glass door. The hand basin has a mirror above with vanity light and the toilet has a slow closing lid to avoid the unnecessary lid drop. Hectors houses provides the following; • Caters for 2 adults comfortably • Gas central heating • Double glazing • Electric cooker and hob • LED lights throughout the property • 1 King size bed in the roof space bedroom with en-suite toilet and hand basin • Dressing room / dining room • Bathroom with step up- walk in shower, toilet and hand basin You will receive a welcome hamper on your arival day, which contains special items to welcome you to our property. Please note; This property is on the 1st and 2nd floor and access is with stairs only. So Unsuitable if you struggle or cannot climb stairs. No Pets allowed sorry More
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Andrew H
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Towels Provided
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
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About the neighbourhood
Rothbury is located in the Coquet valley and has the River Coquet running through the village. There is a Co Op convienence store open from early till late. 5 Hotels which offer food at lunch time and evening as well as alcoholic beverages. An Indian restraunt, A fish and chip shop, Various cafe's and eating places, Doctors surgery, Lloyds and Barclays Bank, General store selling everything you can think of and village shops with clothes and 2 bakers shops selling locally produced fresh Bread- scones and sanwiches etc. Boots the chemist and the Vets practice if needed. 2 Churches - 1 does bell ring on Sunday Morning at 9-30 The 18 hole Golf course is just 15 minutes walk from Hectors House across the river over the metal foot bridge which does a Carvery on Sunday lunch time and players Bar.
How to get there
Travel North to Morpeth, Northumberland. Do not turn off for Morpeth town and keep going around the A1 till you see the sign posts on your left for rothbury. Travel about 5 miles and then left at the cross roads on the Moor. Over the hills down to rothbury. Model buildings are behind the United Reformed church in the Market square on you left in the Centre of Rothbury. Entry to Hectors house is down the lane to the left of the church and on your right at the start of the properties. There is s slate sign on the wall saying Hectors House ( no 8 Model Buildings, Rothbury, NE65 7UN)
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