Your Accommodation

"If holiday cottages could be cloned , this cottage should be the main clone"

"An adorable cottage in a

superb location"

  • All on one level a welcoming entrance porch leads onto a spacious living room with original wood floors, wood burning stove and a picture window looking directly onto the sea.
  • Two bedrooms, one double and one twin, also have original wood floors. The double room has a double bed. The single room has two single beds.
  • A smart Symphony kitchen complete with integrated appliances, oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher, fridge, microwave, washing machine. There is freezer in the outhouse.
  • Bathroom with walk – in shower and large heated towel rail.
  • The stunning garden room has a wood burning stove, leading onto a patio
  • Private parking, enclosed garden with low wall so as not to compromise the outstanding views. Secure store for bikes. Selection of garden furniture.

 

 

Useful Information

Electricity and heating

All electric and full oil fired central heating is included.

A starter supply of kiln dried low moisture, hardwood logs, kindling, fire-lighters and matches in both the living room and the garden room. To purchase further supplies during your stay the same excellent quality low moisture logs can be purchased from Hobberlaw Plants just north of Alnwick or directly from the owner.

 

Bedding and towels

Beds are fully made up for your arrival. All bed linen is from John Lewis in white and washed in non-bio soap powder. One set of towels, one hand, one bath are provided for each guest. Extra kitchen and bathroom hand towels, bathmat and beach towels are also there for your use.

 

Welcome tray

A welcome tray of milk, tea, coffee, sugar, biscuits and wine is there on your arrival.

 

A well equipped kitchen

Pots, pans, utensils, cutlery, crockery, glasses, jugs and serving dishes, storage boxes and tins, teapot and cafetiere,  magnetic pan stands.

A starter supply of kitchen roll, toilet roll, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid.

Cloth napkins, place mats, t-towels, apron, tablecloth, and oven gloves are provided.

 

Outdoors

Private parking, enclosed garden looking directly onto the sea, with low wall so views to the north and east are totally unrestricted from watching the tide ebb and flow during the day to night skies. The garden room provides shelter from the elements and is in use all year round with the comfortable sofa and wood burning stove. A choice of seating for both patios, one facing east and one facing north. Throws, cushions and seat pads for those times when you want to breathe in the sea air and enjoy a cup of coffee or a glass of wine.

 

Entertainment

Free fibre optic superfast broadband, Smart TV, DVD player, radio. A selection of reading materials from magazines, to novels, books on local interest, tourist information leaflets, maps, guide books and our own special folder of places we have visited and recommend to point you in the direction of things to see, do and eat.

 

Laundry facilities

Washing machine, indoor clothes airer, outdoor Brabrantia rotary airer, pegs, laundry basket, iron and ironing board

 

Cleaning items

Using only eco cleaning products we have introduced the KOH product which radically simplifies traditional cleaning methodologies and process through a highly effective yet sustainable “Clean anywhere, clean everywhere” approach. G -tech cordless vacuum cleaner, Bona or Koh mop, eco cleaning cloths plus a variety of sweeping brushes, dry mops and dustpan and brush.

 

Other items

Hair-dryer, first aid kit, sewing kit, shoe cleaning kit, umbrella, hessian shopping bags, notepad, pencils and pens, parking disc for the local area.

 

Dogs

We accept one well – behaved dog at an extra charge of £25. Should you wish to visit a place of interest where dogs are not allowed we recommend a dog walking and pet sitting service ‘ Happy Pets’ in Boulmer Village. Happy Pets is run by Ailsa Hunter at www.dogwalkingnow.co.uk  telephone: 07811682474  email: ailsahunter2@gmail.com

 

Children

We welcome older children. Buckets, spades, fishing nets, games are provided. The property is not suitable for small children due to the low garden wall and the elevated position with a drop onto rocks and the beach

 

Shopping

If you would like to order your groceries before your stay Asda, Sainsbury’s and Tesco deliver to the cottage once you are in the property to receive the order.

During your stay there is a Sainsbury’s, Morrison’s, Marks and Spencers Simply Food in Alnwick and a Co-Op in Longhoughton.

 

Non- smoking

 

 

Contact:

 

Mrs M. Frater

North Cottage

Boulmer

Alnwick

Northumberland

NE66 3BX