A delightful semi-detached stone holiday cottage with private hot tub converted from Grade 2 listed buildings in the grounds of The Old Hall – Sleeps 4 in king ensuite, and super king or twin bedrooms.

Explore No1 Old Hall Cottage Interior

In a quiet village between Durham and Bishop Auckland, with private entrance from an ancient lane leading to the River Wear, with no through traffic, this cottage provides a cosy and peaceful base from which to explore the beautiful Durham Dales – Weardale & Teesdale with their the historical splendour and industrial past. Keilder Water, Hadrian’s Wall ,the Northumberland coast and Lake District for longer days out.

Contact free access – your cottage will be open for your arrival from 3pm.

Thomas Wright House, our licensed village restaurant with heated terrace and large garden area is dog friendly. We serve meals Thursday to Sunday booking always advisable – we’re popular ! Also breakfast by arrangement.

No village shop, the nearest being Willington 2 miles.

Cottage Description

Ground floor: Five steps with double handrail to entrance. Separate living room, wooden floor & rug has woodburning stove; wall mounted Smart TV with Netflix. Kitchen/diner with wooden floor. Utility space with washer/dryer. Family bathroom with shower over bath, basin and toilet.

First floor: Two bedrooms with beamed ceilings. Master has king bed; ensuite with waterfall shower, basin & toilet. Second bedroom has super king bed or can be presented as 2 singles.



We will offer you a ‘best price’, do not charge a booking fee or want a deposit and offer a fair cancellation policy.

EMAIL enquiries@thomaswrighthouse.com or call us 01388 664716


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  • Private Hot tub
  • Robes & slippers (adults only)
  • Woodburner in living room (fuel included)
  • Barbecue (fuel included)
  • Enclosed split level patio with seating & picnic table
  • Free Wi Fi
  • 32” Freeview TV & Netflix
  • Electric cooker
  • Microwave
  • Washer/dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Iron and Board
  • Hairdryers
  • Fans in summer
  • Bathroom toiletries
  • Parking (2 cars)
  • Stair gates & travel cot available on request
  • Welcome pack

Pets free of charge
Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels all included.

No smoking.

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