Nestled into rolling farmland, this delightful former smithy exudes rustic charm with original features including exposed beams and the original smithy fireplace sitting alongside pretty fabrics, wooden floors, a fabulous handmade kitchen and warm Farrow & Ball paint colours.
Rustic charm with the original smithy fireplace
With flexible accommodation – the zip and link beds can be configured as a superking bed or two twin beds as desired – the cottage is an idyllic setting for couples or friends to enjoy a relaxed, cosy break.
A sofa bed in the sitting room provides additional accommodation for friends to stay.
Outside the garden at the front of the house has an open view across fields to the Cheviot Hills beyond.
Kitchen with dining area incorporating fabulous, handmade, fully equipped kitchen with 5 ring electric hob and double oven, microwave, fridge with icebox, washing machine and dishwasher. There is an adjoining lockable outhouse with freezer.
Sitting room with exposed beams and wood burner with logs provided, sofa and double sofa bed. A sideboard provides the option for extra guest storage. There is plenty of indoor entertainment provided including HD TV with Freeview, DVD player, iDock and a selection of books and board games.
Bedroom with zip and link beds which can be set up as 6' super king double or 3' twin beds as required, dressing table and built-in wardrobe.
Shower room with rainforest power shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC.
To the front of the property is a private graveled garden area with picnic table and charcoal kettle barbecue. This leads on to a lawn stretching round to the side of the property. The front aspect of the property looks out over fields and offers guests privacy. The rear of the house looks out onto the driveway (the access to the property) and further afield towards the farm itself. Please note that the windows of the living areas of The Smithy all face away from the farm.
There is an adjoining lockable outhouse with freezer. The outhouse also provides space for storage of bikes, etc.
There is private parking to the rear of the house.
BABIES & CHILDREN
A travel cot and highchair are available on request.
Two dogs are welcome at The Smithy. We ask that dogs are kept off the furniture and out of the bedrooms. We also ask that dogs are clean before entering the property.
Bed linen and towels are provided for guests.
WI-FI & MOBILE COVERAGE
There is Wi-Fi throughout the cottage. Mobile coverage is good on most networks.
The Smithy, Crookham has oil central heating in addition to the wood burning stove. Logs are provided.
For guests looking for a property with a similar style, The Bothy at Reedsford sleeping 4+2, The Barn at Reedsford sleeping 2, The Byre at Reedsford sleeping 4, No. 9 sleeping 4 and Barley Hill Cottage sleeping 4 share the same owner.