“Number 48” is in a quiet location at the very heart of the village. It enjoys its own private entrance from the main street and there is free of charge on street parking outside.
The property has a large bedroom with King Size (Sealy) pocket sprung bed and there are high quality blackout curtains to ensure an uninterrupted sleep.
The fully tiled and modern bathroom has a large shower unit.
From the lounge you will have direct access to the terrace via patio doors and the terrace is furnished with very comfortable rattan furniture.
The apartment is very spacious and tastefully furnished, equipped to make your stay comfortable. You will want to come back again and again. Our property manager is close at hand to help if required. There are various games including chess, dominoes, jig saw, cards etc
All the village amenities are within a minutes walk. They include every kind of shop you will need for daily supplies. There are a number of small supermarkets, wine merchant and a traditional butcher who also supplies locally produced vegetables.
Restaurants - There is an excellent Indian restaurant with take out facility. A Chinese and Pizza take away - all will deliver to your door.
Of course there are, as you would expect, some lovely North Country Pubs where you will be made very welcome by the village locals. The Langley Park Hotel (no bedrooms) is popular for lunch with local business people.
The New Board inn is ever popular for an evening meal with beautiful views over the valley.
'Number 4' is our cosy village cafe / tea shop. They produce homemade healthy options as well as a variety of freshly baked scones and pies, plus made to order sandwiches to eat in or take away.
The neighbouring village of Lanchester also offers a variety of very pleasant restaurants.
Golf - There are a number of local golf courses just minutes away that welcome visiting golfers. These include Durham City, Chester le Street and Cocken Lodge.
There are more details in the visitors book at the apartment to help you on your way.
Number 48 is;
10 minutes from Durham Cathedral
10 minutes from Durham University
5 minutes from Durham Hospitals
10 minutes from train station
30 minutes easy drive to Newcastle
25 minutes to The Metro Centre
15 minutes to Beamish Outdoor Museum
10 minutes from Riverside International Cricket Ground
2 minutes only from Diggerland
Regular bus service to all destinations
Good motorway access to Northeast airports
Good local Taxi service