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Sheep Pen Cottage - Cottage holidays in Brancepeth, County Durham

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Pub close byShort BreakGolf NearExtra Luxury No smoking

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QR Phone Code for Sheep Pen Cottage Surrounded by peaceful countryside yet only 15 minutes from Durham city, this converted barn is finished to a good standard with spacious interiors, two en-suite bathrooms and a well equipped kitchen. Set on a 450-acre working farm with footpaths and cycle ways, the cottage has its own private enclosed garden and boasts wonderful countryside views. The village of Brancepeth is only half a mile away with a championship golf course and medieval castle. Durham city has a timeless quality with rowing on the Wear and riverside walks, cobbled streets with boutiques and cafes alongside the dramatic cathedral and castle. Within half an hour's drive you can explore the city of Newcastle, Beamish Open Air Museum or enjoy exploring the Durham Dales. Shop and pub serving food 2 miles.

Facilities at Sheep Pen Cottage

If you are looking for a cottage that has a high level of luxury and finished to exacting standards then Sheep Pen Cottage could be the perfect choice. As you can see below the property has a number of luxury facilities that will make your stay very comfortable indeed.

Enjoy a Barbecue

BBQOne of the key benefits of a self catering holiday is the ability to choose how you eat! Sheep Pen Cottage has a barbeque so you can, weather permitting, cook outside and enjoy a barbeque on a warm summers night whilst enjoying the fresh air.


BBQThere is one or more televisions at Sheep Pen Cottage. Ideal if you want to catch up with the latest on your favourite programmes or just fancy a quiet night in relaxing in front of the box.


BBQWhy waste part of your holiday doing the washing up. Sheep Pen Cottage has a dishwasher installed to save you time, and family arguements, about the washing up. Everybody hates doing the washing up and the last thing you need is a big family arguement about who is going to do the washing up while you are on holiday.

Types of break

Short cottage breaks in County Durham

Available for short breaksGreat news if you just want to get away for a long weekend or short break. Sheep Pen Cottage accepts bookings for short breaks. So if you fancy a few days in County Durham to recharge your batteries then this cottage is well worth consideration.

Family holidays in County Durham

Family Cottage BreaksSheep Pen Cottage sleeps up to 4 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in County Durham then Sheep Pen Cottage could be just the ticket.

Easy Walking Access


More about Sheep Pen Cottage

Open plan sitting room with electric 'wood burner effect' fire dining and kitchen areas. Double bedroom with zip and link bed (twins by arr) with ensuite bathroom/WC with double shower cubicle Twin bedded room with zip and link beds (double by arr) with ensuite shower room/WC.

Elec woodburner in living room inc. Oil central heating, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Travel cot. Highchair. Freeview Television. DVD. CD. Microwave. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Fridge freezer. Garden with patio and furniture. BBQ. Parking. No smoking. Easy walking access .



Price: £ 361 - £ 705

This cottage Sleeps 4


Enjoy an evening drink or a pub lunch at the nearby pub

Cottage address

Sheep Pen Cottage
County Durham


As you can see Sheep Pen Cottage is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Brancepeth. And well suited to explore the whole of County Durham.

Things to do & places to visit in County Durham near Sheep Pen Cottage

Golfing holiday in County Durham?

Golf course near byIf you enjoy a round of golf and would like to combine your holiday in County Durham with a game of golf then Sheep Pen Cottage could be perfect for you.

There are plenty of great places to vist near Sheep Pen Cottage. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at Sheep Pen Cottage.

theme-park - places to go in County Durham

Diggerland (Durham)

Langley Park
County Durham

museum - places to go in County Durham

North of England Open Air Museum

01207 231 811

County Durham

cathedral - places to go in County Durham

Durham Cathedral

0191 386 4266

The College
County Durham

castle - places to go in County Durham

Bowes Castle

Castle Terrace
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 9LD

tourist-information - places to go in County Durham

Barnard Castle Tourist Information Centre

01833 690 909

Flatts Road
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 8AA

museum - places to go in County Durham

The Josephine & John Bowes Museum

01833 690 606

Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 8NP

museum - places to go in County Durham

Oriental Museum

0191 374 7911

Elvet Hill
County Durham

shopping - places to go in County Durham

The Cornmill Shopping Centre

01325 369 111

County Durham

swimming-pool - places to go in County Durham

Birtley Swimming Pool

0191 410 3333

Durham Road
Chester Le Street
County Durham

swimming-pool - places to go in County Durham

Easington District Swimming Pool

0191 586 5261

St Cuthberts Way
County Durham


Visitor Reviews


" The cottage was lovely and in a beautiful location. It was extremely well equipped, every possible need had been catered for. There were some really nice touches like maps of the local area provided with walks marked on them. We have stayed in many different self catering accomodations and this was by far the best. "

Mrs C Leicestershire

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Sheep Pen Cottage is located in Brancepeth

Sheep Pen Cottage sleeps 4

Sheep Pen Cottage price range is 361 - £ 705

Sheep Pen Cottage is in Brancepeth, County Durham

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