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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 reception room


  • Fantastic Village Location Of Rennington
  • Charming Stone Cottage
  • Good Sized Enclosed Garden and Driveway Parking
  • Fantastic Location For Exploring Northumberland
  • Stones Throw From The Pub

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To be sold via online auction 29/01/21 10:50. Fees Apply

Murphy's Cottage is an attractive, stone-built cottage nestled in the picture perfect village of Rennington in Northumberland.

Rennington is a quiet, picturesque village, situated 4 miles north east of the historic market town of Alnwick. Close to amenities including, The Three Horse Shoes, a traditional pub offering locally sourced food, within a gentle stroll of Murphy's Cottage.

Alnwick has a wide array of amenities including a cinema/playhouse, restaurants, independent shops and a variety of pubs. Alnwick Castle, home to the Duke of Northumberland and film location for Harry Potter, is a popular visitor attraction. Or visit The Alnwick Garden, a spectacular interpretation of a formal garden, including a grand cascade waterfall, poison garden, and the largest tree house restaurant in Europe!

With easy access to the beautiful 20-mile stretch of Northumberland Heritage Coast, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and wild expanses of the heather-capped Cheviot Hills to the west, Murphy's Cottage makes the perfect home or holiday business.

There is a stunning golden sandy beach found in the pretty coastal village of Embleton, only 4 miles from the cottage.
The picture postcard village of Alnmouth, with its wide expanse of golden sandy beach and a variety of good restaurants, pubs, tea rooms and gift shops, is just 6 miles away.
Golf enthusiasts will delight in the two courses, one being a fine 9-hole course adjacent to the beach and the other a challenging 18-hole course at Foxton, enjoying panoramic views.
Head 9 miles along the coastal path and you will find the village of Beadnell, popular for watersports enthusiasts and the magnificent Beadnell Bay.
Visit Seahouses, a further 2 miles north, and take a boat trip to the Farne Islands to watch the puffins at play (seasonal). Bamburgh Castle is a further 3 miles up this stunning coastline and well worth a visit.
The historic fishing village of Craster is approximately 4 miles away and is home to the world famous Craster kipper, and the atmospheric ruin of Dunstanburgh Castle is close by.

The property comprises - entrance hallway, spacious lounge & dining room, kitchen, two double bedrooms and shower room, externally the property has a good size enclosed rear garden and driveway parking for two/three cars, two stone built out houses.

Beach 4 miles. Shop 4 miles, pub and restaurant 50 yards.

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The front of the property has a stone wall with access gate to front door, giving access into the entrance hallway.

Lounge / Dining Room (5.50m x 4.63m)

Spacious lounge & dining room with feature beams to ceiling, electric convection heater with feature surround, built in storage cupboard, TV point, radiator.

Kitchen (4.30m x 2.35m)

Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units, complementary work surface, stainless steel sink unit, space for electric cooker, extractor fan, space for fridge, tiled floor, radiator, double glazed window.

Rear Entrance Hallway

With tiled flooring and radiator.

Bedroom One (4.60m x 3.79m)

With double glazed window to the front and radiator.

Bedroom Two (4.04m x 2.95m)

With double glazed window and radiator.

Shower Room

Recently fitted with low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, double shower cubical with glass screen, tiled walls and flooring, double glazed window.


With two stone out buildings and large gravel driveway.
Good size enclosed rear garden, mainly to lawn with privacy fencing.


Image rear garden.

Additional Information

Murphy's Cottage is currently operating as a successfully holiday let in partnership with Northumbrian Cottages, part of the group. Further information including customer reviews can be found at add link. This arrangement also allows for owners to use the cottage for their own holidays.
The Horse Shoes Inn, a cosy traditional village pub is only a stone's throw from Murphy's Cottage. The pub dates back to 1840 as was formerly the village blacksmiths.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Alnmouth 4.9 miles
  • Chathill 5.5 miles
  • Embleton Vincent Edwards Church of England Primary School 2.8 miles
  • Longhoughton Church of England Primary School 2.9 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Alnmouth 4.9 miles
  • Chathill 5.5 miles
  • Embleton Vincent Edwards Church of England Primary School 2.8 miles
  • Longhoughton Church of England Primary School 2.9 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in NE66:

  • £206,151
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  • £12,692
  • (6.561%)
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23rd Nov 2020 £250,000 First listed

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