A Sumptious Georgian Delight
A beautifully restored Georgian town house, No. 9 Percy Street is perfectly situated in the Conservation area of Alnwick, just a short walk to all the amenities of the town.
Ideally placed for walking to a great range of shops, restaurants and pubs in Alnwick centre, this stylish and comfortable cottage lies in a leafy street, overlooking majestic St. Paul's Church. Alnwick sits at the foot of the Cheviot hills and is just 4 miles from the best beaches on the Northumberland Heritage Coastline. You can walk to the famous Alnwick Castle, which is the setting for Harry Potter's 'Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry' and equally famous Alnwick Garden and Treehouse, with its magnificent cascading fountains, 'Poison Garden' and renowned restaurant housed in the Treehouse itself. Barter Books, one of the largest secondhand book stores in the UK is also just a short walk from the cottage and where many an afternoon can be spent browsing their fantastic range of books over a cup of tea or coffee.
No. 9 Percy Street has been painstakenly renovated to an immaculate standard with much attention to detail, which is evident from the moment you walk into the beautifully decorated and furnished lounge. It doesn't stop there however, as every room has this emphasis on providing an oasis of comfort and calm. Click here for more information on the lovely town of Alnwick and the surrounding area, including things to do and places to see.
Front door opening onto a spacious hall with turned staircase leading to the first floor. Ground floor cloakroom with toilet and wash hand basin. Door through to a light and airy lounge. Feature stone-built ornamental fireplace, large flat screen TV with digital channels and DVD player. Small selection of DVD's and books. Free Wi-Fi broadband internet access.
Dining Room & Kitchen
Through from the lounge, there is a step leading up to a large open plan kitchen/dining room. Fully equipped with all the usual appliances, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, kettle, coffee machine, toaster, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher. Dining area with table seating 6. Leading from the kitchen, there is a small, lawned rear garden and a patio furnished with a table and chairs - perfect breakfast for breakfast or lunch on a warm day.
"Georgeous house and surroundings, with great attention to detail. Enjoyed walks in Alnwick and Alnmouth - will definitely recommend!" Mark and Angela Travis, Liverpool and June and Rowland Winn
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There are 3 bedrooms, sleeping up to 5, plus a cot available upon request.
Four-poster kingsize bed, luxurious Vi-Spring mattress and luxury bedlinen with Egyptian cotton bedlinen. Lovely sitting area with 2 armchairs and a coffee table in front of the large Georgian window, which has a pretty and leafy outlook towards St. Paul's Church and grounds. Please note that the chiming Church clock can be heard from this cottage.
The twin bedroom has two full-size single beds with luxury mattresses and top quality bed linen, wardrobe and easy chair.
The Single Bedroom
The single bedroom has a luxury single bed and top quality bed linen. There is a pretty view of St. Paul's Church and grounds from the South Facing window.
The Family Bathroom
The family bathroom is spacious and has a bath with a wider shower over, wash hand basin and toilet.
"A really lovely house with everything you could ever need. It was really nice to be able to walk everywhere that we wanted to go. The town of Alnwick is lovely and we would definitely recommend 'The Treehouse' restaurant and a visit to Alnwick Garden. Just a shame we couldn't stay longer! Thank you." The Beaumont family of Loughborough
- Luxury Georgian townhouse in the conservation area of Alnwick
- Few minutes' walk to all the amenities of Alnwick, including great restaurants and Alnwick Garden
- 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 5.
- Welcome pack provided
- House payphone and Free Wi-Fi broadband internet access
- Enclosed patio and garden area
- Extensively equipped kitchen with all the usual appliances including washer/dryer and dishwasher
- Slow cooker, electric steamer and juicing machine
- Cot, highchair and stairgate available upon request
- One well behaved and clean dog welcome by arrangement
- Complimentary luxury Arran Aromatics toiletries
- PlayStation 3 Games console and games available upon request at no extra charge
- Luxury Dorma and Egyptian cotton bedlinen and top quality mattresses, including Vi-Spring to master bed.
- Secure bike storage available
- SPECIAL 'COUPLE ONLY' DISCOUNT OF £50 APPLIES IN 'LOW' BOOKING PERIODS FOR MAXIMUM OF 2 STAYING (if booking online, your balance will be adjusted accordingly once booking received)
Parking is available on the roadside, although not private so a space directly in front of the cottage cannot be guaranteed. However, there is an arrangement in place with the Church opposite the cottage, whereby in return for a small donation to the Church Organ Fund, guests are welcome to park there, where the car can be seen from the cottage.
No. 9 Percy Street has been assessed by VisitEngland and awarded a grading of 4 Stars.
Where exactly is No.9 Percy Street?
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Click here to view and print an Access Statement for No. 9 Percy Street. This is a written description of our facilities and services to provide information on accessibility and inform people who may have access needs. A range of information is provided, from car parking provision to bathrooms.
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Please note that this cottage is situated opposite a beautiful Church, but it does have a chiming clock which chimes throughout the whole day. If you are a particularly light sleeper, there are earplugs provided which you will find in the bedside drawers in the cottage.