Garden to rear, private and enclosed, with 2 patio areas, BBQ and patio set, various trees and lawn.
View from front door down the valley in August 2007. Various walks right from the Cottage.
Etal Castle complete with canons and a short miniature steam train ride is only 5 minutes away.
Beautiful walks along the River Till, or maybe some fishing? Less than 10 minutes drive. Photo taken Feb 2008.
Howtel Tower ruins 'the keep' still waiting to be discovered just behind our cottage.
Picture of the Howtel Cottages in 1895. Different residents but largely unchanged!
The imposing Bamburgh Castle. The beach here is picturesque, wide, clean and sandy and only about a 25 minute drive.
Dunstanburgh Castle ruins, owned by National Trust. A really stunning coastal walk from the village of Craster. About 30 minutes drive.
Holy Island is a great experience. You can see Lindisfarne Castle in the background - but watch the tide! (Safe tide times for crossing provided in the Cottage). About 25 minutes drive.
Lindisfarne 25 mins drive from Clayton Cottage, Northumberland