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THE OLD FERNHOUSE WALWORTH DARLINGTON CO-DURHAM

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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
12 guests
2 nights minimum
Bungalow
THIS IS A NEWBUILD PROPERTY THAT SITS IN HALF AN ACRE OF A WALLED GARDEN NEXT TO WALWORTH CASTLE HOTEL. RURAL SETTING AND TOTAL PRIVACY.THE PROPERTY IS SOUTH FACING AND HAS VIEWS OF THE CASTLE AND OPEN COUNTRYSIDE.ONLY 5 MINUTES DRIVE FROM A1 AND A SHORT DRIVE TO LOCAL ATTRACTIONS------------BARNARD CASTLE--RABY CASTLE-HIGH FORCE WATERFALLS--RICHMOND DURHAM CATHEDRAL-BEAMISH MUSEUM TO NAME JUST A FEW.THE PROPERTY HAS INTERNET ACCESS,LARGE FLATSCREEN T.V ALL MOD CONS DISABILITY ACCESS WITH WETROOM IN MASTER BEDROOM.. A SECURE BIKESTORE ON SITE FOR THOSE WANTING TO USE THE MANY CYCLE ROUTES. THE HOTEL NEXT DOOR OFFERS A WIDE RANGE OF FORMAL AND INFORMAL DINING OR JUST DRINKS IN THE WELCOMING FARMERS BAR AND ALSO HAVE SPECIAL EVENTS-------MURDER MYSTERY NIGHTS ETC AND HAVE JUST OPENED A BI...THIS IS A NEWBUILD PROPERTY THAT SITS IN HALF AN ACRE OF A WALLED GARDEN NEXT TO WALWORTH CASTLE HOTEL. RURAL SETTING AND TOTAL PRIVACY.THE PROPERTY IS SOUTH FACING AND HAS VIEWS OF THE CASTLE AND OPEN COUNTRYSIDE.ONLY 5 MINUTES DRIVE FROM A1 AND A SHORT DRIVE TO LOCAL ATTRACTIONS------------BARNARD CASTLE--RABY CASTLE-HIGH FORCE WATERFALLS--RICHMOND DURHAM CATHEDRAL-BEAMISH MUSEUM TO NAME JUST A FEW.THE PROPERTY HAS INTERNET ACCESS,LARGE FLATSCREEN T.V ALL MOD CONS DISABILITY ACCESS WITH WETROOM IN MASTER BEDROOM.. A SECURE BIKESTORE ON SITE FOR THOSE WANTING TO USE THE MANY CYCLE ROUTES. THE HOTEL NEXT DOOR OFFERS A WIDE RANGE OF FORMAL AND INFORMAL DINING OR JUST DRINKS IN THE WELCOMING FARMERS BAR AND ALSO HAVE SPECIAL EVENTS-------MURDER MYSTERY NIGHTS ETC AND HAVE JUST OPENED A BIRDS OF PREY CENTRE. THE OLD FERNHOUSE IS AVAILABLE FOR SINGLE NIGHTS UP TO 6 WEEKS BOOKINGSMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Attached (ensuite), 2 Full baths
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About the Owner
John W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2014
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful property with plenty of space. Very well equipped, there is everything you need here, plenty of cups, glasses and crockery, tea and coffee left on arrival. The whole place is warm and cosy. Lovely views of Walworth Castle and just a short drive to...More

Date of stay: December 2020
Thank G4603LYsamw
Reviewed 9 February 2020

Just got back today after a weekend with our family age range from 60s to 20s Location lovely and with Johns clear instructions very easy to find. Arrived to milk in the fridge and the heating on. Sky tv WiFi they worked well in every...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank karenntrace
Reviewed 25 December 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at the old fern house. We were celebrating a 70th birthday and everyone loved the house. Our dogs thoroughly enjoyed having the run of the garden which was secure and felt safe. Massive thanks to John, nothing was too much...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank RachLowth
Reviewed 8 April 2019

Visiting for a wedding in Walworth Castle, this big place was slightly wasted on us: a party of four, plus two small dogs. But being right next to the castle was our main reason for booking (and if you're unable to find it on Google...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Vicky O
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Perched at the top of a gentle slope the house offered a beautiful view of the countryside just the other-side of the stone wall entrance way. Located alongside the Walworth Castle hotel (where we enjoyed a couple of meals in the Farmers bar) with a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Frank W
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

The house is very easy to find, made easier by clear instructions given by John in the week leading up to the holiday. 10 mins off the A1 and you are at the gate of the house. John made us feel very welcome and we...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Jinxiii
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: November 2017
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This was our second stay at the Old Fernhouse and it was even better than the first. The house has been upgraded since we were last there, the bigger fridge was a bonus which was most definitely needed. The extra bedroom upstairs and the ensuite...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Susan G
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The Old Fernhouse is lovely, spacious accommodation, with everything you could need for a comfortable holiday. Three generations of my family stayed for a nearby wedding and thoroughly enjoyed it. The young ones (and some not so young) loved playing in the safe garden area....More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Sparkyrags
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Family comprising 4 children, 5 adults and two dogs came together to celebrate a significant birthday. We didn't leave the confines of the large garden for the entire weekend. Everything you could need for a great weekend of cricket, rounders, football, water fights and bbq....More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Linda W
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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RURAL SETTING BUT CLOSE TO MARKET TOWNS,1 MINUTE WALK TO WALWORTH CASTLE HOTEL.
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