Set within an historic house, this apartment is a great base from which to explore the beautiful county of Northumberland.
All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With 32" Smart TV and wooden floor.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave and fridge/freezer.
Bedroom: With kingsize bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack.
3-acre grounds with sitting-out area and garden furniture (shared with the public and other properties on-site). Bike store. Parking permit for 1 car in public car park included; unloading at the door. No smoking. Please note: This property has a security deposit of £75.
Dating back to the early 1700s and originally built for the use of Hexham Abbey, Hexham House has been lovingly restored and renovated into seven apartments which are unique, individual and full of style. Perfect as a wedding venue, or for guests wanting to enjoy a family get together or celebration with friends, Hexham House really does have everything to offer. Looking onto the grounds of Hexham Abbey, guests will have full use of this public space and will have access straight into these gardens. For larger groups, the whole building can be booked together, and with prior arrangement with the owners, a separate reception and banqueting room and also a registrar can be booked if needed. Hexham House really does boast the most magical atmosphere and ambience, which makes it the perfect place to say your marriage vows, with accommodation for guests right on site. The apartments are also the ideal location for a romantic break or family holiday. Apartment 2 is small, cosy and compact, yet offers everything that a guest may need. Situated on the ground floor, the living and kitchen areas are open-plan and make great use of the available space. The double bedroom is light and airy, and has an en-suite and super views over the grounds of the abbey behind.
With an abundance of history literally on the doorstep, Hexham is filled with interesting places to visit, explore and enjoy. Hexham Abbey sits proudly to the rear of Hexham House and dominates the market place of the town. Dating back to AD674, this old priory boasts an interactive exhibition and a visitor centre, as well as fabulous grounds and public spaces. Hexham Old Gaol is another historic site and certainly worth a visit at any time of year. For guests who enjoy a day at the races, Hexham Racecourse is situated just 2 miles away and has a packed calendar all year round. Hexham boasts a theatre, cinema, golf course, rowing club, skateboard park, leisure centre with pool, running track and ten-pin bowling alley, so guests should always be able to find something to enjoy during their stay.
Hexham is located just 6 miles from the world famous Hadrian’s Wall, the county’s greatest Roman monument and World Heritage Site, which stretches 73 miles across the backbone of Northumberland. Crossing through stunning countryside, natural woodland and meadows, there are plenty of established public footpaths, cycle paths, bridleways and popular walks and cycle routes that guests must take the opportunity to explore, as well as Roman forts and settlements that include Vindolanda, Chesters and Housesteads.
The pretty town of Corbridge is only a little over 5 miles away and offers some great places to eat and drink, as well as boutique shops and a stroll along the riverbanks. The Northumberland National Park and International Dark Skies Park are both close by and offer some of the most fabulous scenery and views, as well as unbeatable star gazing at night. Hexham is also very well positioned for exploring the bordering counties of Cumbria and County Durham, with Carlisle, the Lake District and the cathedral city of Durham all easily reachable within an hour’s drive. Just 20 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead, guests will find there are plenty of shopping opportunities, art galleries, museums, restaurants and bars. Shop, pub and restaurant ¼ mile.
Apartment 2 can be booked together with Apartment 1 (UK3192), Apartment 3 (UK3194), Apartment 4 (UK3195), Apartment 5 (UK3196), Apartment 6 (UK3197) and Apartment 7 (UK3198) to accommodate up to 20 guests.