High Dalton Farm is set within the shire of Hexham, where there is an abundance of wildlife and is designated as An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Hexham is a popular market town dominated by its majestic abbey, often recognised as the jewel in Northumberland’s crown and offers many facilities including a cinema/theatre, indoor swimming and a wide array of charming shops, quaint tea rooms and restaurants less than 5 miles away. Hexham Racecourse is only 2 miles away and there is excellent fishing available on the River Tyne. Golfers will delight in the several prestigious courses close by and ramblers and cyclists will enjoy discovering the miles of wild and beautiful open countryside surrounding High Dalton Farm. This is the heart of Hadrian’s Wall Country, an area with a rich Heritage to explore - Vindolanda, the Roman Site at Corstopitum and Housesteads Roman Fort Museum are interesting visitor attractions close by. A regular train service from Hexham takes you to the vibrant city of Newcastle, well known for its global, cultural pursuits and the extensive shopping facilities at the world renowned Gateshead Metro Centre along with Gateshead Millennium bridge, The Baltic Centre and the Sage Gateshead music venue are all interesting visitor attractions around 20 miles away making High Dalton Cottage an excellent base to discover this beautiful part of Northumberland coupled with easy access to explore the Northumrian coastline to the east and the Lake District National Park to the west.