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Shepherds Cottage luxury holiday cottage near Bamburgh
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A Luxurious Country Retreat near Bamburgh

Shepherd’s Cottage is a fabulous country holiday home with great views out to Budle Bay and just 6 miles from the pretty village of Bamburgh, with its stunning beach and magnificent castle. The Scottish Borders are only 30 minutes away including the market town of Berwick upon Tweed. Sleeping up to 10 with 4 acres of land to explore, this beautiful stone-built detached cottage is perfect for family gatherings or friends getting together wanting a luxury holiday in a tranquil and peaceful setting.  PLEASE NOTE: the maximum occupancy permitted at this property is strictly 8 adults and 2 children/infants.

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This is the beautiful far-reaching view from Shepherd’s Cottage with the sea, Bamburgh and Budle Bay visible.



Situated in the quiet hamlet of Adderstone Mains, Shepherds Cottage provides spacious accommodation to a luxury standard with a modern interior for up to 10 guests, in 5 bedrooms with 4 bathrooms. There is an acre of lawned garden with a play area for children, and a 3 acre paddock to explore with views out to Budle Bay.

Shepherds Cottage welcomes up to 2 well-behaved dogs, has a cot and highchair available upon request and also has free wi-fi.  Please note that there is a maximum occupancy permitted of 10 persons to include infants in cots.



Accommodation – Ground Floor


Entrance into Shepherd’s Cottage is via a private, lit-driveway and there is enough parking for up to 5 cars.



The spacious lounge has seating for up to 10 and large, bi-folding doors that open out to a spacious decked area outside, flooding natural light into the room. There is a large, flatscreen Smart TV with Freeview and wall-mounted electric fire, perfect for those chilly evenings. It also has a selection of books, and games and an iPod dock. The TV has access to Netflix with your own account.





The spacious kitchen has ample work surface space and a dining table that seats up to 8. The kitchen is equipped with all of the usual appliances, such as electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, and toaster, as well as an iron and ironing board.best_places_to_stay_in_northumberland

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Dining Room

The formal dining room has seating for up to 8, with 2 more chairs available upon request. There are French doors leading from the dining room into the lounge.




First Floor

Master Bedroom with en suite and private balcony

The beautiful and huge master bedroom has a king size bed with an en suite, private dressing room and a balcony, with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the countryside beyond and out to Budle Bay, perfect for waking up to on a sunny morning. The balcony is accessed via French doors and the en suite has a shower, wash hand basin and a WC. Luxury bed linen, towels and a hair dryer provided.

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Bedroom 2 – Double with en suite

The third bedroom is spacious, with a double sized bed with an en suite, which has a shower, wash hand basin and WC.  Luxury bed linen, towels and a hair dryer provided.

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Bedroom 3 – Double Room

The third bedroom is spacious and comfortable, with a double bed and dual aspect windows looking out to the entrance of the cottage and out to the countryside beyond. Luxury bed linen, towels and a hair dryer provided.



Bedroom 4 – Twin Room

The fourth bedroom is beautifully furnished and has 2 full-size single beds in with a large window overlooking the gardens. Luxury bed linen, towels and a hair dryer provided.



Family Bathroom

The family bathroom is to be shared by bedroom 3 and 4. There is a large walk-in shower (with a very small step up), a separate bath, WC and 2 wash hand basins, with a heated towel rail and luxury complimentary toiletries provided.




Second Floor

Bedroom 5 – King size double with en suite

The second bedroom occupies the whole of the second floor and has a king size bed with an en suite. The en suite is separated from the bedroom by a glass block partition wall, and has a bath, wash hand basin and WC. Luxury bed linen, towels and a hair dryer provided.




Gardens and Grounds

Shepherd’s Cottage has an acre of well-maintained garden and to explore and a 3 acre paddock too. There is a play area with swing, slide, climbing frame and seesaw. There is also a pergola and decked area with seating for up to 10, as well as a BBQ.


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Shepherd’s Cottage has a private, lit driveway leading to the house with ample parking for 5 cars. The parking is off-road and in a very quiet area.



  • 5 Star quality graded by Visit England
  • Sleeps up to 10 people in 5 bedrooms (maximum 8 adults)
  • Cot, and high chair available upon request
  • 2 well-behaved dogs welcome for £20 per week/short break
  • Quiet yet central location, just off the A1 perfect for exploring Northumberland’s Coast and Country
  • Just 6 miles to Bamburgh and its beach and castle, and 25 minutes to the market Border town of Berwick upon Tweed
  • Full central heating and underfloor heating throughout the downstairs
  • Well-equipped kitchen with all the usual appliances
  • Washing machine with ironing board
  • Large flat screen Smart TV with Freeview in the lounge with access to Netflix (for your own account)
  • Selection of books, games and music
  • All luxury bed linen, towels and a hairdryer provided
  • Complimentary toiletriesprovided
  • Welcome pack provided including fresh flowers and wine
  • Short breaks available all year except at Christmas and New Year
  • Ample car parking for about 5 cars in a private driveway
  • BBQ provided on the patio with outside furniture
  • Play area for children with swing, slide, climbing frame and seesaw
  • No smoking in the house
  • Free wi-fi broadband


Floor Plan

This is provided to give you an idea of the layout of the house, it’s not to scale.

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Access Statement

We will soon have an access statement available for Shepherd’s Cottage. This is a written description of our facilities and services, providing information on accessibility. A range of information is provided, from car parking provision to bathrooms.

As we know all our properties inside and out, we can answer any queries you may have, so please contact us by telephone on 01665 710 700 or via email if you have any queries.


Quality Grading

Shepherds Cottage has been assessed for quality and awarded a 5 Star grading by Visit England.
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Map Location of Shepherd’s Cottage

Map of cottage location

Click the icon to view the location of Shepherd’s Cottage with Google maps.

Shepherd’s Cottage is situated just off the A1 directly west of Seahouses in land and north west of Bamburgh. It is 17 miles south of the Border market town of Berwick upon Tweed and the nearest town is Belford, just 5 minutes in the car, where you can find local shops and places to eat.

Use the features in Google Maps to zoom in and out of the map, so you can see exactly where Shepherd’s Cottage is in relation to the coast for example. You can also switch from satellite to map view.

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Contact us with any queries regarding this beautiful house via email or call us on 01665 710 700.  Click on the links below to check availability and book online, or contact us direct and we can arrange your booking personally.