Swallow Lodge is idyllically situated being only a short stroll from Druridge Bay Country Park entrance. The country park leads onto the expansive sand dunes and sweep of golden, often empty, sandy beach at Druridge Bay. This delightful well equipped self-catering annexe is attached to the owners’ beautiful Scandinavian style timber lodge home where a warm and friendly welcome awaits visitors. The living space with dining area and contemporary well equipped kitchen is situated on the ground floor. The bedroom and en-suite are upstairs where you will find the soft bamboo towels are super absorbent and hypo-allergenic. There is restricted headroom above the bath and there also is an immaculate double walk in shower room on the ground floor of the owner’s home available if required.
The property is immaculately presented throughout and the award-winning water garden has three individual relaxing/eating areas to enjoy dining alfresco whilst enjoying the pond life and waterfalls. The garden has been created with four ponds which can be fully enjoyed by garden and photography lovers alike. New addition; a sunken outdoor, roofed area suitable for eating/reading/painting/creative writing.
Swallow Lodge sits amongst a small cluster of similar style log properties close to Druridge Bay Country Park where there is a nature sanctuary with many water sports available on Ladyburn Lake. Druridge Bay has rolling sand dunes which are ideal for those who wish to indulge in the simple pleasure of walking barefoot in the sand, inhale the invigorating sea air and watching the waves lapping against its beautiful seashore. Swallow Lodge is positioned on the fringe of Hadston and provides aquintessential holiday retreat for couples to give an excellent base to explore the 20 miles of Heritage Coastline, a region which is proud to have been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The traditional fishing village of Amble, known locally as ’the friendliest port’ is only 3 miles north where fishing and boat trips to Coquet Island can be arranged. 9 miles south is the ancient market town of Morpeth, where the river Wansbeck winds its way behind the town’s shopping area which offers a wide range of facilities. Alnwick Castle (used as the location of Harry Potter’s Hogwarts) has outstanding Gardens created by the Duchess of Northumberland, which includes a lovely woodland walk, a grand cascade waterfall and a restaurant within the largest tree house in Europe. Alnwick can be found by taking the beautiful coastal road heading north from the lodge.
Entry through...Boot room: With belfast sink and towels for washing happy dogs’ sandy feet. Ample storage for wet boots and coats.
Property has gas central heating and comprises:
Lounge/dining room: With comfortable seating, TV, DVD and patio doors leading to the prize winning garden.
Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
Cloakroom: With WC and basin.
Bedroom: With double bed, TV, iPod dock, dormer window overlooking garden, extensive wardrobe space and en-suite with WC, pedestal/wash hand basin, bath and shower attachment with dormer window set into a sloping ceiling.
All gas, electric, bed linen and soft, bamboo towels included. Wi-Fi. Access to ground floor shower room in owner’s home: With double shower, 2 wash hand basins and WC suitable for elderly/disabled
Off road parking situated in front of the Lodge. The Lodge has its own decking area with garden furniture. The garden also features four ponds, water features and rockery areas. Dogs must be supervised at all times in the garden and owners are expected to clean up after them.
Please note: There is an Access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599950