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Unthank Hall

This is a beautiful and historic Grade II* listed 16th century country house, attached to the owner's home, superbly located on the edge of the village of Stanhope, County Durham. Step back in time in this Stanhope cottage, and enjoy a wealth of original character, including a stone spiral staircase, stone-flagged floors, and original Tudor arched fireplace with woodburner. All features in this cottage combine with modern facilities, thereby creating a unique opportunity to experience a truly lovely property, perfect for families and friends who wish to enjoy time together in one of the most beautiful parts of the country. This large cottage in Stanhope benefits from four bedrooms, a very well-equipped kitchen, a lovely sitting room with huge comfortable sofas and an enclosed walled paddock garden, ideal for relaxing and dining alfresco. Glorious walks can be enjoyed from the doorstep of this Stanhope cottage, including the Weardale Way, which passes through the village. Stanhope, reached via stepping stones or footbridge over the River Wear and the surrounding moorland are in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the second largest in England and Wales, boasting great scenery and wildlife. Take a trip to Barnard Castle, The Bowes Museum, High Force and Rokeby Hall, all easily reached from your Stanhope cottage, plus Corbridge, Hexham and Durham are just a short drive away. With so many delightful things to do in the area, this Stanhope cottage makes the ideal base for a holiday at any time of year.

Four bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburner. Large landing with reading area. Note: The double and single bedrooms are connected by a curtained doorway.

Amenities for Rental

Oil central heating with woodburner Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with full Sky, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent Cot and highchair on request Off road parking for 3 cars Lockable bike storage One acre enclosed walled paddock with lawn and furniture Two well-behaved dogs welcome Sorry, no smoking Shop and pub 5 mins walk (via stepping stones) or 15 mins walk if not accessed via stepping stones Note: Due to the stone spiral staircase, may not be suitable for those with limited mobility and children to be supervised Note: Unfenced river 20 yards away, children to be supervised at all times.

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Rooms 4 ยท Sleeps 7

In association with Passpawt

Listing Address

Unthank Hall
Yorkshire Dales - North
DL13 2PQ

Listing Details

Can Leave Dog Unattended


Exercise Area


Limit On Dog Size

No Limit

No. Of Dogs Allowed


Charge For Dogs








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