Stable Cottage - Durham, Sleeps 4
Independent Cottages logo

Stable Cottage - Gainford, Darlington, Durham, England - Sleeps 4

Stable Cottage

Three charming self catering country cottages are available for rental at East Greystone farm on the outskirts of Gainford, near Darlington, County Durham.

These charming cottages are created from a delightful stone barn conversion. Original features and stylish, modern finishes are tastefully combined to ensure your stay is both comfortable and luxurious.

With the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales, East Coast and cities of Durham, Newcastle and York all within easy driving distance, this is an ideal base from which to visit the sights of North East England.

Spectacular waterfalls, sweeping moorlands, magnificent castles and ancient market towns are all to be found in Teesdale.

Nearby bridleways, footpaths, riverside walks, golf and fishing provide ample entertainment and opportunity to explore the countryside.

Within one mile the villages of Piercebridge and Gainford provide friendly local services including newsagents, general stores, butcher, post office, hairdresser, 'Chippie', organic farm shop, doctors surgery and three churches. There is an excellent selection of country pubs and quality restaurants in the area.

Share details of Stable Cottage with your friends!

Photo Gallery

  • Stable Cottage
  • One of many outdoor areas to relax
  • Living area and well equipped kitchen
  • Cozy log effect fire
  • Main bedroom
  • Second bedroom
  • Garden area with beautiful boarders
  • View of the cottage from the pond
  • The summerhouse by the pond


  • Internet Access
  • Pub/Restaurant Nearby
  • Garden/Outside Area
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Off-Road Parking
  • DVD
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Cot
  • Kingsize Bed
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Accessible via Public Transport

Stable Cottage Continued

Stable Cottage offers a charming and large open plan sitting and dining area with a well equipped kitchen.

High beamed ceilings give a feeling of space, whilst the cast iron log effect stove brings warmth into the room, providing the ideal way to unwind and enjoy the view. CD, stereo, TV and video will keep all the family entertained.

The master double bedroom features a solid pine bed and leads to a large en suite bathroom, which is light and spacious, with a walk in shower, shaver point and finished with large slate tiles.

The second bedroom enjoying open rural views, provides either 5" double or 2 x "6 twin beds.

Throughout elegant touches have been achieved by investment in quality furnishings and finishes, the overall aim being one of comfortable country life.

Additional facilities:

  • M2 Mobility
  • Welcome hamper
  • Full oil central heating
  • Electric log effect stove
  • Patio with garden furniture and BBQ
  • Ample parking
  • Cot and high chair available
  • Morning paper on request
  • Pets welcome
  • Stabling available
  • Linen and towels provided
  • All prices include central heating and electricity

Please note: The changeover day may be flexible.

The owners also have two other cottages available to rent near to the City of Durham - please refer to the owners website for further details.

Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £360
Mid Season from £430
High Season from £475
Peak Season £500

Key details:
Star Rating: 4 Star

Pets: Yes, 1 dog
Smoking: No
Children: Yes
Changeover Day: Saturday
Payment options:
Cheque, Bank Transfer

Bedroom configuration:
Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin or double rm)

Owner's details:
Owner: Sue Hodgson click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.

Stable Cottage joined Independent Cottages in Oct 2006

Owner's Other Properties

The Bothy - Gainford, Durham, sleeps 2

The Hayloft - Gainford, Durham, sleeps 2

Owner Noticeboard

Stable Cottage now has free WiFi available

Availability Calendar

Scroll calendar below or click to view 12 month availability calendar

Approximate Location of Stable Cottage

Reviews and Testimonials for Stable Cottage

"Another excellent break! Great hosts and welcome hamper. Thanks very much. See you in 2011." Martin, Denise, Chris & Rebecca

"A lovely view and very comfortable stay. You thought of everything."

"Best stay at a cottage (as we have been to a few over the years). Had a great time here, hope to come back again. Big thank you."
Wayne, Terri, Aaron & Ewan

"Another very comfortable and relaxing stay here and good weather too!
We hope to be here again next year." Stella and Ian

"Great cottage, very comfortable in ideal location". Chris & Kirsty

Looking to get away in the next 8 weeks?Last Minute Cottages

Owner Notice Board

Stable Cottage now has free WiFi available