Historic Accommodation in North East England

Amongst some of the most beautiful and unspoilt countryside and coastline in England, you will find many reminders of the history of this area such as Hadrian’s Wall, castles, cathedrals etc. Cross the causeway and visit 7th Century Holy Island (Lindisfarne). Take a trip into Durham City with its ancient castle and cathedral, now a World Heritage Site. Explore the North Yorkshire National Park and the Dales; visit the atmospheric village of Haworth, home of the Brontë sisters. Explore the fascinating city of York with its Minster, many historic buildings and museums.

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Swinton Park

Swinton Park, Masham, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 4JH.

An exclusive 31 bedroom luxury castle hotel, Swinton Park is a Grade II listed building, dating from the 1600’s. Lavishly furnished, this is a unique opportunity to enjoy a stately home experience in one of the highest rated hotels in Yorkshire.

  • 17th Century

The Old Folly

The Old Folly, Hunmanby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2. Built in the early 1800’s as a ruin, today this gatehouse has been converted into a wonderful and unique set of two holiday homes. Perfect for exploring the North Yorkshire Moors and coastline (Filey is only 3 miles away). Cottage Code: IJQ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Eshott Hall

Eshott Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 9EN.

Built in the 1600’s, Eshott Hall offers stunning, well appointed suite-style bedrooms and elegant communal areas. Enjoy a stroll around the beautiful grounds and sample the superb menu full of local ingredients, some of which are straight from the garden!

  • 17th Century

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The Dairy

nr. Beverley, East Yorkshire.

Sleeps 3 – 14. Set around a landscaped, courtyard garden, this small collection of top quality holidays cottages successfully blend traditional features with smart contemporary furnishings. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: E4144.

  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Heathery Edge Farm

Newton, nr. Stocksfield, Northumberland.

Sleeps 8. Offering a spacious and contemporary retreat, this outstanding refurbished farmhouse dates back to the 19th century. Set in the countryside close to Hadrian’s Wall, just outside the hamlet of Newton. Stabling is available by prior arrangement. Cottage Code: MVG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Struncheon Hill Farm – Four Bays

Brandesburton, nr. Bridlington, East Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4 – 8. Using all original materials, these former barn buildings have been lovingly restored. Free use of the owners’ private indoor heated swimming-pool and games room. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: IOH.

  • Games room
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Porthole

Craster, Northumberland.

Sleeps 8. Set close to the tiny harbour in the pretty fishing village of Craster, this stunning former fisherman’s cottage now offers comfortable, well equipped accommodation. Conveniently situated for the local pubs, restaurants and shops. Cottage Code: MOE.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Warenford Cottages – The Mill House

Bamburgh, Northumberland.

Sleeps 5 – 8. The Mill House stands as a detached converted barn. One of five comfortable holiday cottages, an ideal choice for family holidays with shared indoor swimming-pool, sauna, etc. Follow the link below to view all properties at this location. Cottage Code: MLX.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Haven Cottage

Holy Island, Lindisfarne, Northumberland.

Sleeps 3. Just a short stroll from the harbour and long sandy beaches, this former fisherman’s cottage combines contemporary comfort and original character. Enjoy complete tranquillity as the incoming tide cuts the island off from mainland twice a day. Cottage Code: E4342.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Riverdale

Hawkswick, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 8. This detached cottage sits beside the River Skirfare in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It boasts gardens and grounds of 6 acres, with river views from many rooms. Arncliffe village is just 20 minutes walk by the river. Cottage Code: IGS.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 19th Century

Hungate Garden Cottage

Hungate, Pickering, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 12. This delightful 18th century cottage overlooks its own mature gardens in a private and secluded setting. The cottage benefits from all modern amenities, yet retains all the charm and character of its 18th century origins. Cottage Code: ICH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

South Lodge

Kilham, nr. Bridlington, East Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. Beautifully presented, this fine detached cottage enjoys shared use of croquet lawns, tennis court and outdoor heated swimming pool. Dating back to the 1850s, it is set within the grounds of Kilham Hall, in the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds. Cottage Code: IPN.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Blue House Cottage

Elsdon, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Overlooking the village green: said to be one of the largest in England, this unique and beautifully presented cottage adjoins the village pub. Set within the Northumberland National Park in historic Border country, Hadrian’s Wall is close by. Cottage Code: MNV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century