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Stocksfield, Great Britain

House from Garden overlooking Tyne Valley

House from Garden overlooking Tyne Valley

Cragside (National Trust Property)

Cragside (National Trust Property)

Sycamore Gap (Hadrians Wall)

Sycamore Gap (Hadrians Wall)

House from Garden overlooking Tyne Valley Cragside (National Trust Property) Sycamore Gap (Hadrians Wall)
Gold

Member since

2013

Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
August 15, 2020 - September 02, 2020 2 weeks

House in Stocksfield, Great Britain

The house is in the quiet village of Stocksfield in the beautiful border county of Northumberland, with easy access to castles, beaches, museums, Hadrians Wall, and much more. The village has a train station on the Carlisle – Newcastle line, is served by buses to Newcastle and Hexham, is close to main roads and is 15 miles from Newcastle airport.
 
The kitchen has an oven, microwave, kettle, toaster, dishwasher, 5 burner hob, and various kitchen electrical items.  This leads to the large dining room.
 
The living room has a wood burning stove, HD TV, DVD player, Dolby sound system.  This leads to the conservatory (not shown) which is used as a play room for our children.
 
Not shown are the downstairs WC, and the garage, in which are the washing machine, utility sink, and tumble drier.
 
The house has WiFi internet access and gas central heating (as well as the wood burning stove).
 
Upstairs:

Bedroom 1 has an en-suite bathroom (refurbished 2017), and access to the balcony / decking and the garden. 
Bedroom 2 has a double bed
Bedroom 3 has a single bed
Bedroom 4 has a single bed

We do have chickens - but if you don't want to look after them a neighbour can do this without disturbing you.

We would be keen for 7-14 day swap.

There are many local attractions, have a look at the 'Neighbourhood' tab for more info.

Any questions let me know!
 

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 2 Children
  • 6 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Engineering Manager
  • Ante-Natal Teacher

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 2
  • Environment: In a small town
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 6

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television
  • Piano

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace or deck
  • Balcony
  • Garage

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Car necessary
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Great Britain
  • Belgium
  • France
  • Netherlands
  • Belgium
  • Luxembourg
  • Canada
  • United States

Spoken Languages

  • English

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Newcastle Airport (NCL) - 17 Miles

Northumberland offers many attractions, from Hadrians Wall (a UNESCO world heritage site), to beautiful beaches, castles, museums, shopping and dining.
Within 30 minutes drive there is much to explore, the fantastic open air museum at Beamish, Hadrians Wall and Newcastle with its culture, dining, shopping, and museums.
 
More information is available at:
http://www.beamish.org.uk
http://hadrianswallcountry.co.uk/
http://www.visitnorthumberland.com/
http://www.northumberlandnationalpark.org.uk/
http://www.newcastlegateshead.com/
http://www.thisisdurham.com/

Guardian Newspaper articles:
http://www.theguardian.com/travel/northumberland

Occupation

  • Engineering Manager
  • Ante-Natal Teacher

Children

  • Boy - Age: 14
  • Girl - Age: 11

Pets

  • We do not have pets.

References