Self catering at The Old Chapel Barnard Castle in County Durham

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The Old Chapel in Barnard Castle, County Durham

The Old Chapel

Barnard Castle, County Durham

The Old Chapel in North East England is a perfect choice for a great holiday or a fun short break in County Durham. Find out more about The Old Chapel below.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Pet friendly
  • Luxury self catering

More about The Old Chapel

Peacefully set in picturesque Baldersdale, this former chapel has been restored and equipped to the E.T.C. ‘4 Star’ standard, retaining its arched windows and exuding charm and character. With stunning views over open moorland, it enjoys its own furnished patio and forms a cosy holiday retreat year round. Excellent walking within this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with the Pennine Way winding close by. Hannah Hauxwell’s isolated farmhouse (featured on TV’s Season of My Life) lies nearby. Historic Barnard Castle (6 miles) boasts an array of shops, inns, restaurants, a splendid Norman castle, several antique dealers and the famous Bowes museum, where exhibitions change regularly. The Metro Centre, Beamish and Lake District are but an hour away. The interesting village of Leyburn can be visited as well as The Forbidden Corner near Middleham. Fishing and riding locally. Includes 2–course Sunday lunch (for two) at a country pub. Shop 2 miles.

Entrance hall. Large sitting/dining room with electric ‘pebble-effect’ fire in modern arch-shaped fireplace. Oak fitted kitchen. Small double bedroom. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet.

Self catering breaks at The Old Chapel in Barnard Castle, County Durham

Accommodation features

  • 4 star rating
  • Dogs are allowed, but please confirm with the operator/owner before booking
  • Short breaks available
  • Winter breaks available
  • 1 bedrooms
  • Sleeps up to a maximum of 2
  • Has parking

  • Accessibility

    We have the following details listed regarding The Old Chapel accommodation accessibility but we would recommend that you always confirm these prior to booking with the owner or operator.

  • This property is not listed as wheelchair accessible
  • Close to The Old Chapel

    The Old Chapel is a great base to explore the wonders of County Durham and you will find plenty of activities near by.

  • For the anglers, fishing is available on site or close by
  • Finding The Old Chapel

    The Old Chapel is at Barnard Castle, County Durham. Check out the map below for directions, use the controls to zoom in.

    Selected Customer Comments about The Old Chapel at Barnard Castle

    "A compact but comfortable property in a peaceful location. Ideal for walking and visiting the beautiful Northern Pennines. The owners welcome pack and Sunday lunch at a local restaurant were a much appreciated gesture. Oct 2011."

    "The Chapel is lovely and in a secluded area, very quiet and peaceful. The cleanliness of the cottage was excellent and everything was there that we needed. After a long journey from the South Coast a welcome pack was left in the kitchen and a tray laid fo"

    "The Old Chapel is a wonderful place to stay. The owner was extremely helpful. Well equipped home from home. We will return. July 2011."

    "A great little cottage, with excellent walks from the door. April 2011."

    "A excellent, quiet property which is very well-equipped. This was our second visit to the property and found it to be warm and cosy on some cold nights. Oct 2011."

    Please note that this is feedback provided about the property and accommodation either direct to Find Cottage Holidays or through the holiday operator. This information is intended as a guide only and we can not accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about the property and its facilities or services.

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