Sycamore Cottage, Backworth, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sycamore Cottage, Backworth, Newcastle upon Tyne



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 This cottage certainly has the wow factor and is somewhere you really won’t want to leave! Sycamore Cottage is a traditional property yet has been very tastefully decorated and furnished throughout to a very high standard to give it a modern, country feel that is just perfect. Sleeping up to 9 guests over 5 bedrooms this is the ideal family retreat or relaxing destination for a group of friends wishing to explore Newcastle and the surrounding areas.

Please note, that for larger groups, this cottage can be booked alongside other similar cottages. Please click on the Larger Groups tab above for more information.

The cottage has a delightful open plan kitchen and dining area with everything you could possibly need including gas hob, integrated fridge, double oven, microwave, slow cooker. family toaster and kettle – not to mention an array of knives, pans and other cooking utensils and cookware! This is the perfect place to cook up a storm and treat your family and friends to a fabulous meal. You can all gather round the spacious dining table and share stories after a day of exploring the area. With so many places to visit you will be spoilt for choice, from shopping and exploring the culture of Newcastle to soaking up the history of Hadrian's Wall.

There is a generous utility room with a second fridge, a freezer, washing machine, dryer, sink and various cupboards giving you lots of storage space. There are two reception rooms just off the kitchen/dining area, one to the left and one to the right. The main living room has a large, flat screen TV, a lovely open fire (ideal for those cosy nights in) and sumptuous sofas to relax on. The second reception room is the ideal place to sit and read a book with a cup of tea, or even a glass of wine! There is also a downstairs WC off the kitchen past the utility room.

Upstairs you will find five beautifully appointed bedrooms to suit everyone. The main bedroom is stunning with a four poster bed and views over a 94 acre green, this room has a lovely ensuite shower room too. There is then a second double room which also shares views over this luscious grasland. Additionally you will find a single room, a twin and a bunk room (adult size). The outside area is perfect for BBQs with outdoor seating and is also enclosed so perfect if you want to bring your dog along on holiday too.

The lovely village of Backworth has a friendly convinience store, a pub and even a hairdressers! Just 4.5 miles away you will find Whitley Bay with its fabulous beach and drive a little further a field and you will reach the Northumbrian Coast - both of these are certainly worth a visit and offer a great day out for all the family. 

This cottage accepts two medium/large or three small well behaved dogs. There is an additional charge, please see our terms and conditions (points 17-19) for more details of doggy house rules.



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Entrance into a tiled hallway with side table.

Kitchen/Dining area: Lovely, open plan Kitchen, dining area which is also very light and spacious. There is also access to the rear garden. The kitchen area is very well equipped with under counter fridge, integrated gas hob, dishwasher, double electric oven, four slice toaster, microwave, slow cooker, kettle and wall mounted radiator. The cutlery draw is located within the pan draw – there is an extra pull out section.

Utility room: Located just off the kitchen there is a very spacious utility area with second fridge, a freezer, a washer/dryer, ironing board, vacuum and sink area. There are also plenty of cupboards for extra storage.

Downstairs WC: WC and hand basin.

Main Lounge: Real open fire, two sofas, footstool, chest of drawers, large flat screen TV, WiFi, ipod docking station, occasional tables.

Second reception room: Wood burning stove, dresser, sofa and armchair, lamps and occasional tables.


Master bedroom: Four poster bed, chest of drawers, mirror, wardrobe, bedside tables and lamps, ensuite shower room with WC, hand basin, shower and heated towel rail.

Second double bedroom: Double bed, bedside tables and lamps, built in double wardrobe.

Bunk bedroom: Midi beds which are similar to bunk beds, giving extra space for two more guests and integrated wardrobe.

Single bedroom: Single bed and bedside table with lamp.

Family bathroom: Mains shower over bath, WC, hand basin, large heated towel rail.

Twin bedroom: 2 single beds, integrated wardrobe, bedside table within the wardrobe and mirror.

Outside: Parking for up to 4 cars and outdoor furniture.

This cottage accepts two medium/large or three small well behaved dogs. 
  • Allocated parking space
  • Barbeque
  • Bathroom with shower over bath, basin and toilet
  • CD player
  • Central heating
  • Countryside Views
  • Dishwasher
  • Dogs welcome
  • DVD Player
  • Enclosed garden
  • En-Suite Shower Room/s
  • Family Friendly
  • Flat screen TV
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Games, books and DVDs
  • Garden table and chairs
  • Golf Course nearby
  • Hair Dryer
  • High chair
  • Hob/oven
  • iPod docking station
  • Luxury
  • Microwave
  • Near shops
  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Pub in Village
  • Shop nearby
  • Shower Room
  • Travel Cot
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wood burning stove

 Situted in Backworth and only 15 minutes from the beach, this is the ideal family retreat!

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- 20 January 2018

Sycamore cottage a must it's a very spacious and lovely cottage will recommend to anyone

4/ 5stars

- 22 April 2017

The cottage was lovely, very clean and well equipped. Very close to Newcastle itself, so handy. Loved our stay to see our Geordie family. We had 5 children & the cottage was still very spacious.

4/ 5stars

- 16 April 2017

Clean, tasteful and well-equipped cottage.

4/ 5stars
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Here are our suggestions of properties that you might want to consider booking alongside the property you have selected, should you need more space for your party size. We have included properties that are available to book together to accommodate Larger Groups. This means that if your group is too large for a single property, you can also book a neighbouring property to accommodate all of your party and you will only pay one booking fee. Please call us on 0191 231 3020 or contact us via Live Chat and we'll be happy to help you.

Key Features

  • Dogs welcome
  • Enclosed garden
  • Family Friendly
  • Luxury
  • Open fire
  • Shop nearby
  • Washing machine
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wood burning stove
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