Sitting-out-area | Lakeside Cottage, Lanchester, near Durham
Exterior | Lakeside Cottage, Lanchester, near Durham
Barn conversion
Lanchester, near Durham

Lakeside Cottage

  • Sleeps up to 4
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Up to 0 pets allowed
Car parking on site
Lakeside Cottage luxury property enjoys a unique private lakeside location with fabulous walks and cycles paths from the door. All amenities are nearby in the local village.
1 step to entrance.
Ground Floor:
Living room: Smart TV, Bi-Fold Doors Leading To Outside Terrace And Lakeside
Kitchen/dining room: Smart TV, Breakfast Bar, Electric Oven, Induction Hob, Combi Microwave/Oven/Grill, Fridge, Freezer, Wine Cooler, Dishwasher
Utility Room: Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer
Separate Toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: Kingsize (5ft) Bed, Smart TV, Dressing Area Ensuite: Double Shower, Heated Towel Rail, Toilet
Bedroom 2: Kingsize (5ft) Bed, Smart TV Ensuite: Slipper Bath With Shower Attachment, Heated Towel Rail, Toilet
Air source heat pump underfloor heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. Grounds with terrace, patio, garden furniture and barbecue. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is a large lake in the grounds.
Welcome to our stunning holiday cottage in the most unique setting in the popular village of Lanchester near Durham. Newly built in 2022, this contemporary barn-style property offers a unique experience in a tranquil location. Its prime spot overlooks a beautifully landscaped lake and an expansive 30 acres of open countryside adorned with majestic mature trees and frequented by a wide array of wildlife like kingfishers, osprey, otters and families of ducks, making this a nature lovers’ paradise.
As you step inside, you’ll be greeted by a stylish interior designed to cater to your every need. The kitchen is spacious and well equipped with an elegant island and a convenient breakfast bar making this a superb social space. When its time to relax, the living room is front facing and bi-folding doors open out to the patio and terrace overlooking the lake where you can spend hours sitting watching the visiting wildlife on the water. Heading upstairs, the double bedroom treats you to a sumptuous experience with a chaise, Smart TV and dressing area, and the bed is perfectly positioned to gaze out across the lake. The en-suite bathroom is a haven with a large walk-in rainfall shower, ensuring you’ll be refreshed and rejuvenated for the day ahead. The second bedroom is equally inviting, featuring a double bed and a Smart TV, complete with its own en-suite that boasts a luxurious slipper-style bath and handheld shower.
For the outdoor enthusiast, there is a network of walking and cycling routes passing close by including connections to the famous coast-to-coast route and the Northern Saints Trail, The Way of Light. The village of Lanchester is an easy ½ mile walk and has all the amenities you need, including grocery store, butchers, bakers, coffee shops and a good assortment of restaurants and take aways. Ideas for days out are plentiful, including Durham’s cathedral city with plenty to see and do including a theatre, choice of cinemas, leisure centre and many historic attractions, including Durham Castle and Durham Cathedral. The River Wear runs through the city and guests can enjoy a romantic boat trip or relax by the riverside. You will also find an assortment of restaurants, cafés and bars and there is often street entertainment to enjoy, including the Lumiere Festival, jazz festival, book week, arts week and many more. Don’t miss a visit to the renowned Beamish Museum, or catch a test match or music concert at the riverside cricket ground in Chester le street.
The vibrant city of Newcastle is less than 15 miles away and Hexham and Barnard Castle less than 27 miles. The beautiful Heritage Coast is a 45-minute drive, where you can enjoy lovely walks along sandy beaches, great fun for the children and not forgetting the famous fish and chips. Whether you seek a peaceful retreat by the lake, exciting adventures in the surrounding countryside, or a cultural exploration of Durham’s treasures, our holiday cottage is the ideal choice for every holidaymaker. Beach 15 miles.


All Ensuite
Barn Conversion
Cycle Store
Decorated at Christmas
Detached Property
Fishing Nearby
Garden or Patio
Golf nearby
Horse Riding nearby
Level Access
Parking - On Site
Pub Within 1 Mile
Romantic Getaways
Unique Cottages
Washing Machine
Waterside Breaks
Welcome Pack


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 16:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • No pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please