Conveniently situated between the A1(M) and the A19, this an ideal stop-over when driving North or South. Comfortable rooms in a relaxing house located in a quiet safe area near Penshaw Monument, only 4 miles from Washington Services on the A1(M).
There is a comfortable king size bed, and two other cosy rooms with single beds. Your room comes complete with bedding and towels. The bathroom has a hot shower and heated towel rail. There is a living room and a pleasant secluded back garden to enjoy the evening sun. A self service breakfast of cereal, toast and tea/coffee is provided.
We have great transport links nearby. The A1 is 10 minutes away by car. A three minute walk takes you to bus stops going to Newcastle, Sunderland, Durham and Chester-le-Street. A convenient location for anyone using Sunderland University, Sunderland Hospitals or Sunderland Empire Theatre.
Ideally located for someone walking or cycling the Coast to Coast, or exploring the historical town of Chester-le-Street or Durham with it's Cathederal and Castle. There are rural riverside walks and cycleways just 2 miles away along the side of the River Wear, bordering the historical Lambton Estates. Beamish Open Air Museum is about 15 minutes drive away and the Metrocentre, the 3rd largest shopping centre in Europe, is 15 minutes drive away. Washington Old Hall, the ancestral home of George Washington is 10 minutes away.
Newcastle Airport is 20 miles to the North, by road you will pass the iconic sculpture, The Angel of the North, towering over the A1 on the way to Newcastle and the beautiful Northumberland countryside. The metro from Sunderland can take you to the airport in 40 minutes. Newcastle City Centre is only 30 minutes away on an Express bus.
All visitors welcome: Tourists, Walkers, Cyclists, Businessmen, Tradesmen, Students etc. Just mail me any queries and I look forward to meeting you.
|Space offered||Private room|
|City||Houghton Le Spring|