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Holiday Cottages In County Durham To Rent

Encompassing swathes of the North Pennines AONB and with its own section of Heritage Coast, County Durham is a northern gem. With plenty of countryside and fresh air to make the most of, this is a pretty spot for a cottage holiday.

County Durham is well known as home to the city of Durham. Complete with an impressive cathedral and plenty of events, this city is a popular spot for a short break. For those looking for some a little more rural and relaxing, there will be a slice of countryside to call your own. Pretty holiday cottages can be found dotted across the country, offering a peaceful retreat for your whole group. From seaside staycations to hiking in the North Pennines, there are beautiful views aplenty here.

County Durham Cottages

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    • Big Cottages - Theaked Stones Cottage

    Theaked Stones Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Leyburn

    S103015

    S103015 is a stone-built property, located in the village of Harmby close to the popular market town of Leyburn in the Yorkshire Dales, it is within walking distance of two local pubs and the famous Tenants Auction House.   This comfo...

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    • Big Cottages - ROSE COTTAGE

    ROSE COTTAGE

    Northumberland Hexham

    S14590

    Detached cedar lodge set in a peaceful position with stunning views and hot tub! Central location between Hexham and Corbridge. This detached, cedar-built, country holiday retreat is spacious and attractively furnished. Set in a peaceful location,...

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    • Big Cottages - Wetherells Cottage-25901

    Wetherells Cottage-25901

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Hambleton District Bedale

    S14965

    Beautifully furnished family accommodation close to the market town of Bedale and within easy reach of York and Richmond.
    Quiet location
    Walking direct from the door. Set in a small hamlet, these carefully converted holiday cottages for...

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    • Big Cottages - Glebe Farm Cottage

    Glebe Farm Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Hambleton District Brompton

    S84263

    Enjoy country walks, castles, shopping or simply relax in the garden after a day exploring North Yorkshire and Durham.
    S84263 is a wonderfully converted 1850s farmhouse with a fabulous garden, patio and barbecue area where you can sit out an...

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    • Big Cottages - Low Mouthlock Cottage

    Low Mouthlock Cottage

    Cumbria Eden District Kirkby Stephen

    S38155

    This rural, period property enjoys a secluded location between the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District. It has both character and appeal with a wood burner in the lounge and an enclosed garden.
    S38155 is a fantastically remote, quintessent...

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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 - 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 Coach House

    The Coach House

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Richmond

    S15375

    Set in award winning gardens this spacious holiday property is just a few minutes walk to the cobbled square in the centre of Richmond.
    A splendid holiday property set in magnificent gardens; first-prize holder in the Daily Mail 199...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - The Cottage

    The Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Hambleton Brompton

    S98348

    This delightful cottage is a great choice for families to enjoy the wonderful North York Moors National Park and the Heritage Coast of Yorkshire.
    S98348 is located on the edge of the North York Moors National Park and just 10 miles from the ...

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    • Big Cottages - Castle Garden - E5468

    Castle Garden - E5468

    Durham Barnard Castle

    S14766

    Why not make Castle Garden your kingdom during your stay in beautiful County Durham and admire the castle views as you relax in the conservatory?. A comfortable mid-terraced holiday home, situated in the oldest part of the ancient Teesdale market ...

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    • Big Cottages - BROOKFIELD HOUSE

    BROOKFIELD HOUSE

    Durham Stanhope

    S14820

    Ideally located in the Wear Valley within easy reach of both the Lake District and Durham, making city and country easily accessible.
    This upside down property is ideally located in the Wear Valley, and lies on the edge of the village of St ...

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    • Big Cottages - Westgate

    Westgate

    Redcar and Cleveland Saltburn, Marske and New Marske Saltburn-by-the-Sea

    S123718

    Conveniently located in the town of Guisborough, you are ideally positioned to explore both the super coast and country of North Yorkshire.
    This charming terraced property has been lovingly decorated and styled by the owners, and offers a fa...

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    • Big Cottages - The Old Forge

    The Old Forge

    Northumberland Hexham

    S85758

    This former forge has been renovated to combine original features with modern comforts, a perfect base from which to explore beautiful Northumberland.

    Steeped in history and dating back to the mid 1800’s, S85758 is full of charac...

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    • Big Cottages - Hill Top

    Hill Top

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Richmond

    S169152

    This lovely property couldn’t be better located for those looking to explore Richmond and the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.
    Ground Floor:
    Step to entrance.
    Living room: With wood burner, 36" Freeview TV an...

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    • Big Cottages - 4 The Green

    4 The Green

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Richmond

    S101592

    This is the perfect base to explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park, historic Richmond on your doorstep and the Coast to Coast Walk to enjoy.
    The Green is a wonderful quirky 18th-century, terraced cottage in historic Richmond. The owners f...

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    • Big Cottages - Old Assembly Rooms

    Old Assembly Rooms

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S79365

    The S79365 is conveniently located for exploring Bishop Auckland and the surrounding area with its many footpaths and cycle routes.
    The S79365 is packed with character and original features, and is on three levels. The property is quirky, in...

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    • Big Cottages - Pinfold Cottage

    Pinfold Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Richmond

    S164259

    Perfect for a family break on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, in the centre of the popular market town of Richmond.
    Ground Floor:
    Step to entrance.
    Living room: With wood burner, 49" Smar...

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    • Big Cottages - The Cottage

    The Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber Durham Barnard Castle

    S14763

    S14763 is a delightful property located near to amazing attractions including the Yorkshire Dales and Raby Castle.
    Looking out over the large green in the village of Whorlton, this detached holiday cottage is full of character and charm. The...

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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 - Durham House

    Durham House

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S73909

    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 Sedgefiel...

    Sleeps 22

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    • Big Cottages - The Coach House

    The Coach House

    Northumberland Hexham

    S86262

    Enjoy the luxury of this beautiful home which lies within a large, enclosed garden, surrounded by stunning countryside.
    Quietly hidden away in the grounds of the owner’s home, S86262 offers privacy, peace and relaxation in the most fab...

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    • Big Cottages - FCH73770

    FCH73770

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Hambleton Bedale

    S138639

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    • Big Cottages - FCH32252

    FCH32252

    Northumberland Broomley and Stocksfield Stocksfield

    S26045

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    • Big Cottages - FCH27014

    FCH27014

    Durham Healeyfield Consett

    S9538

    The accommodation is a beautifully restored cottage offering THREE bedrooms: situated on the first floor, 1 king-size with en-suite shower and WC. On the ground floor, 2 zip-and-link rooms (that can be made into twin beds on request). Bathroom: on...

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