New Hall Farm Cottage

“Beautiful and spacious farmhouse ideal for large groups and families.” - VisitEngland Assessor

LOCATION

Wolsingham, County Durham

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Our Inspector's view

New Hall Farm Cottage enjoys uninterrupted views across unspoilt Weardale countryside in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Visitors can explore local footpaths and surrounding countryside, knowing that just one mile away is the village of Wolsingham with its cafes, pubs and shops. Pony trekking is available in nearby Hamsterley Forest and a nostalgic steam train ride on the Weardale Railway offers an ideal way to enjoy the local landscape.

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VisitEngland 4 Star Self Catering Accommodation
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New Hall Farm Cottage
New Hall Farm, WOLSINGHAM, County Durham, DL13 3JQ

Features

Rooms
  • Total units: 2
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover County Durham

County Durham reaches halfway across England, from the North Pennines in the west, to the sea in the east. Much of it is very sparsely inhabited, and is naturally beautiful; a mix of rolling hills, monumental valleys, lush farmland and unforgiving moors. It’s strong on industrial heritage as well, and remnants of the now all-but-vanished mining industry are everywhere.

The City of Durham has a magnificent Cathedral which can be traced back to the establishment of a church in the 10thcentury as the final resting place of the miraculous remains of Saint Cuthbert. The Cathedral, alongside the city’s Castle (an 11th-century structure that now houses University College), were created a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1986. The area’s mining past is fully documented at the Durham Mining Museum; an amazing resource. Bishop Auckland is the other major settlement, and for centuries was run almost as an independent state by the powerful Bishops of Durham. These days it is still a bustling town with plenty of shops, historical interest and events like the annual food festival. The coastal town of Peterlee is unusual; it was set up as a new town to house Durham miners after WW2. 

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