The Old Stables ref: CC355010

Wood House, Hexham & Area

4 Stars



Local area

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  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • WiFi 
  • Washing Machine 
  • All En-suite 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 


Nestled in a courtyard at the rear of the impressive Wood House sits The Old Stables, which offers deceptively spacious self catering accommodation for up to six guests. Conveniently all on one level, there is a large open plan living/dining/kitchen space which leads to a bright sun room; a peaceful spot to relax and overlook the rear patio garden. There are three bedrooms and three bathrooms making this attractive property a suitable choice for the gathering of families and friends. Surrounded by acres of grounds and fields there is also a full size tennis court directly behind The Old Stables, which visitors are very welcome to enjoy.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property is all on one level has oil central heating and comprises:
Open plan lounge/dining/kitchen.
Lounge area: With wood burner, TV, DVD player and wooden floor.
Kitchen/dining area: With Range Master 2 oven electric cooker, microwave and larder fridge.
Utility: With freezer and washer/dryer.
Sun room: Leading from lounge area and overlooking the rear patio garden.
Bedroom 1: With super king size bed and large hemmel windows overlooking front courtyard.
Shower room: With WC and wash basin accessed from bedroom and hallway.
Bedroom 2: With two single beds and en suite shower over bath, WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 3: With double bed and bath, WC and wash basin.
Cloakroom: With WC and wash basin.

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Second floor

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Fourth floor


All fuel, power, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included.


Fully enclosed rear patio with outdoor furniture. Use of tennis court. Off road parking for 3 + cars.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    5 miles
  • Distance
    8 miles
  • Restaurant
    1.5 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Riding Mill
  • Pub
    1.5 miles
  • Railway station distance
    9.0 miles
  • Lake
    3 miles

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About the local area

Uniquely positioned within the beautiful Pennine Valley, being right on the border of Northumberland and County Durham, The Old Stables makes an excellent base to explore both regions. Derwent Reservoir is 3.5 miles in length with a thousand acres of clean and open water, which is devoted to fishing, wind surfing and sailing with five generous slipways for easy launch is less than 3 miles from The Old Stables. Temporary membership is available to guests at the sailing club and course of fly fishing can be arranged too. Golfing enthusiasts will delight in the ample choice of several prestigious courses close by, one being the superior De Vere Slaley Hall. Ramblers and cyclists will enjoy exploring the heather moorlands with rugged uplands which include some of the highest, wildest and most beautiful scenery in the country. Hamsterley Forest provides miles of lovely forest walks leading to High Force; England’s largest waterfall. The historic market town of Hexham, dominated by its majestic abbey offers an abundance of amenities only 15 miles and the pretty village of Corbridge renowned for its specialist shops and quaint tea rooms is 12 miles. Bowes Museum, Raby Castle, Beamish Museum, Vindolanda, the Roman Site at Corstopitum and Housesteads Roman Fort Museum are all interesting historic attractions within easy driving distance. 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 the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, the Baltic Centre and the Sage Gateshead music venue are less than 20 miles east, ensuring The Old Stables provides a peaceful retreat in an excellent central location for discovering the best of Northumberland, County Durham and Cumbria. The Old Stables can be booked together with The Cottage @ Wood House (ref UK30258) to accommodate up to 8 guests.

Things to do nearby

The Roman Army Museum
The Roman Army Museum

Extensive museum about the life of a Roman soldier. A great introduction to Hadrian's Wall. Spectacular eagles eye film can also be viewed. Tel: 01697 747485

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