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The Old Newsagent’s

Alnwick, Northumberland (Ref. 1066702)


Northumbria Coast and Country Cottages rating

  • 8 Guests

  • 4 Bedrooms

  • 3 Bathrooms

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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20 Customer Review(s)

  • Anna

    “Had a great stay at this house, very well laid out with lots of space and very comfortable.”

    Kitchen had great facilities. Very clean and tidy, good comfortable beds. Great location.

    Kitchen had great facilities. Very clean and tidy, good comfortable beds. Great location.

    - Anna, January 2024

    Thank you! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Property Owner


  • Over four floors
  • Four bedrooms: 1 x third-floor super king-size with TV, 1 x second floor king-size with TV and en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground-floor super king-size with TV (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x second-floor 4' double
  • Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Second-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • First-floor kitchen
  • First-floor utility with basin and WC
  • First-floor sitting room
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, 2 x fridge, 2 x freezer, 2 x washer/dryer, 2 x dishwasher, wine cooler, 1 x Smart TV, 3 x TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available on request
  • Off road parking for 2 cars,
  • Nearby car parks in the town, small charge payable
  • Rear lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 0.2 miles, pub 0.1 miles
  • Note: There are four steps down from the ground floor kitchen to the dining area
  • Note: When parking off-road there is a small kerb to mount

The property

The Old Newsagent's is an 18th century Georgian townhouse in the town of Alnwick. The cottage sleeps eight people in four bedrooms which are a ground floor super king-size (zip/link), a second floor super-king-size, a second-floor 4' double and a third-floor super-king-size. There are also two bathrooms, one on the ground floor and one on the second floor, along with a ground-floor kitchen, a first-floor kitchen, a first-floor utility with a basin and WC and a first-floor sitting room. Outside there is off-road parking for two cars and a rear lawned garden with a patio and furniture. The Old Newsagent's is perfectly positioned for friends and families wishing to visit Alnwick Castle and Gardens and the Northumberland countryside.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £300.

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About the location


Alnmouth 4 miles; Bamburgh 15 miles; Rothbury 10 miles.

The attractive and historic market town of Alnwick is dominated by Alnwick Castle, home to the Duke of Northumberland. The Castle Gardens, opened in 2002, are home to Europe's largest cascading water feature, a fabulous (and enormous) treehouse, a delightful rose garden and a beautiful, walled ornamental garden, which will delight novice and experienced gardeners alike. The castle is also famous as the setting for Hogwarts School featured in the Harry Potter films! The town's narrow streets have seen little change since the days when the London to Edinburgh stage coach passed through and the Market Place, with its stone cross, is still the central feature and the ideal venue for the weekly Saturday market. Alnwick offers a good selection of shops, pubs and places to eat and there is plenty to see and do, with miles of golden sandy beaches, numerous castles and boat trips to the famous Farne Islands all available nearby. Altogether a superb location for exploring Northumberland and its stunning Heritage Coastline.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas