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    • Big Cottages - Dandelion Cottage

    Dandelion Cottage

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S77518

    Walkers and cyclists will love this location, or for those who enjoy some retail shopping, the city of Durham is just 30 minutes’ away.

    Hidden away in the stunning countryside of County Durham, S77518 is the perfect place from wh...

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    • Big Cottages - The Vindomora Lodge - UK10388

    The Vindomora Lodge - UK10388

    Northumberland Hexham

    S127553

    Relax in the hot tub at Vindolanda Lodge after a hectic day sightseeing and some retail therapy at the Metrocentre in Gateshead.
    Nestled away in Northumberland along a country lane and with views across open fields, Vindomora Country Lodges ...

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    • Big Cottages - St Ebba Lodge - UK10385

    St Ebba Lodge - UK10385

    Northumberland Hexham

    S127551

    St Ebba Lodge is within walking distance of the village of Ebchester and is within close proximity to historic Hadrian’s Wall.
    Nestled away in Northumberland along a country lane and with views across open fields, Vindomora Country Lod...

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    • Big Cottages - Harthaven

    Harthaven

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    S123717

    Only 1½ miles from the beach front, perfect for those days in the sun.
    S123717 is ideal for those wishing to be beside the seaside in this friendly seaside town. Just over a mile from the lovely promenade and golden sandy beach which ...

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    • Big Cottages - The Farm House

    The Farm House

    Durham Stanhope

    S101134

    Great for family or friends to get together, this spacious barn conversion is within easy reach of Durham and its many attractions.
    Bowlees Holiday Cottages are nestled on a hillside in the heart of County Durham, located a mile from the idy...

    Sleeps 16

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    • Big Cottages - Faollin

    Faollin

    Northumberland Morpeth

    S57781

    Admire stunning views from this detached holiday property, complete with an enclosed garden and a multi-fuel burner. A selection of family attractions are nearby, and the beach is just 400 yards away.
    With magnificent views along the coast, ...

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    • Big Cottages - The Stables - 24971

    The Stables - 24971

    Durham

    S24677

    In a tranquil location overlooking the River Wear; an ideal location for walking or discovering hidden secrets at castles in the area.
    Overlooking the River Wear, these superb conversions of the barn, old byre and stables provide a wonderful...

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    • Big Cottages - Heathery Edge Farm

    Heathery Edge Farm

    Northumberland Hexham

    S14582

    19th century farmhouse with games room, woodburning stove and lovely countryside views. Close to Hadrian’s Wall and Corbridge.
    This outstanding detached farmhouse with country views dates back to the 19th century and has been refurbish...

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    • Big Cottages - Etherley Dene Farm

    Etherley Dene Farm

    Durham

    S24696

    A resident personal trainer will give you a complimentary fitness profile during your stay at this large, beautifully finished house.
    This beautiful, traditional stone-built farmhouse, dating back to the 18th century, stands in its own groun...

    Sleeps 19

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    • Big Cottages - John Wesley Cottage

    John Wesley Cottage

    Durham

    S24680

    Step back in time at Beamish Open Air Museum or enjoy a spot of retail therapy at the Metro Centre both easily accessible.
    These two delightful holiday cottages (Refs MRA and MRB), each with its own history, are tastefully converted from for...

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    • Big Cottages - Bestdale

    Bestdale

    Durham

    S24687

    Perfect family accommodation surrounded by the Pennines and within easy reach of Hamsterley Forest and miles of walking paths.
    Ground Floor:
    Living room: With electric fire, TV, DVD player and beams.

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    • Big Cottages - Smuggler's Retreat

    Smuggler's Retreat

    Northumberland Newbiggin by the Sea

    S141635

    Don’t forget your bucket and spade as this delightful, first floor apartment is just 200 yards from the long, sandy beach.
    First Floor:
    All on the first floor.
    Living/dining room:
    With electric fire, 32...

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    • Big Cottages - Vale Cottage

    Vale Cottage

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S14794

    Open S14794’s patio doors and welcome the views whilst you plan how to best spend quality family time in County Durham.
    With wonderful views over the county’s rolling hills, this detached barn conversion is located within the own...

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    • Big Cottages - Dairy Cottage

    Dairy Cottage

    Durham Coxhoe

    S138439

    Ideal for families or friends to explore the delights of County Durham and Northumberland, with Hadrian’s Wall, Alnwick Castle and beaches to name a few.
    3 steps to entrance.
    All on the ground floor.
    Living room

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    • Big Cottages - Applegarth House

    Applegarth House

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S105162

    This large, detached property provides an idyllic base to explore County Durham, or equally just relax in the hot tub with friends and family.
    Spacious, light and very well-presented, S105162 boasts great facilities for extended families and...

    Sleeps 11

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    • Big Cottages - Backstone Bank Farmhouse

    Backstone Bank Farmhouse

    Durham Stanhope

    S81523

    With fabulous views from every room, S81523 is in an ideal location for exploring the North Pennines and County Durham.
    Situated high up on a hill above Tunstall Reservoir, in a hidden valley on the edge of the North Pennines, S81523 is a fa...

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    • Big Cottages - Church View

    Church View

    Durham

    S104531

    A genuine hidden gem. Set opposite a Norman church and next to the Heugh Battery Museum, this is a nature and history lovers paradise! . This end-terrace cottage was first built in the 1800s but has been modernised to a good standard. The living r...

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    • Big Cottages - Mole Hill Cottage

    Mole Hill Cottage

    Durham

    S24689

    Discover times past at Beamish Museum, enjoy retail therapy at the Metro Centre or watch cricket at the county ground.
    This lovely detached holiday home is ideally located to discover Durham, Northumberland and the Dales, offering tranquil c...

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    • Big Cottages - Kingfisher Cottage

    Kingfisher Cottage

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S26309

    Explore the many attractions in the area, including Raby Castle, or simply relax in the garden with a chilled glass of wine.
    Situated in the picturesque Durham Dales, on the cusp of the Weardale Valley and with the river running right at the...

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    • Big Cottages - Bridge End Farm

    Bridge End Farm

    Durham Stanhope

    S14803

    This fantastic family holiday home is set in an AONB offering lovely views of the charming village and river.
    This spacious fully modernised bungalow is situated on the outskirts of Frosterley in Upper Weardale in an AONB, in an elevated pos...

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    • Big Cottages - Lazuli

    Lazuli

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S49908

    This large holiday home in the popular village of High Etherley offers unique accommodation in the heart of the Durham Dales.
    Situated just a couple of miles away from the popular town of Bishop Auckland in the small village of High Etherley...

    Sleeps 11

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    • Big Cottages - Temperance Cottage

    Temperance Cottage

    Durham

    S98099

    S98099 is perfectly located for exploring the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with its stunning landscape and plenty of outdoor activities.
    Only 4 miles away from the heart of the city of Durham, this detached cottage is si...

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    • Big Cottages - Old Horton Grange - MVS

    Old Horton Grange - MVS

    Northumberland Morpeth

    S14620

    400 year old country house situated on a working farm. Boasts games room, wood burners, large living rooms and four poster bed.
    These three holiday properties are situated on the very edge of a working farm and are centrally located to explo...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - The Garden Cottage - E5243

    The Garden Cottage - E5243

    Durham

    S24672

    The Garden Cottage will keep you and your small family cosy during your stay in this ideal location. Days out are plentiful.
    Peacefully set amid the rolling countryside of a 200-acre sheep farm, this collection of cottages has been converted...

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