Do you want to visit Durham Lumiere, are you involved in the preparations. walk from the house to the spectacular 5 mins. Stay in a unique building with period features and oozing with style. In the centre of the city yet in a quiet cul-de-sac with parking for 2 cars.
The high ceilings large rooms and original features give the house an inviting feeling.
The kitchen diner is the heart of the house. The large dining table and fireplace support intimate friendly meals. Try the Lebanese takeout
The house is ideal for
* Visiting university lecturers
* Parents of university students or children at boarding schools
* Actors or cast members of the theatre
* Visitors or organisers of the Lumiere festival
* Temporary or relocating staff of The Hospital, County Hall, the Passport Office or the Land Registry
or employees of organisations in Newcastle who prefer to live in a more historic location.
All of the house is available to you The house is a grade 2 listed building. Originally being the coach house for Leazes House which is situated at the end of the cul-de-sac. After that when the Leazes House became a school, Leazes Cottage became the Headmaster's House.
Whether you come to Durham for pleasure, work or to see friends and family we would like you to make Leazes Cottage your home during your stay. We will be available by phone or email to assist with anything that could make your time there a success.
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Coachman's house, stable and coach-house. Mid C19. House: rock-faced
sandstone with ashlar dressings; roofs of Welsh slate. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
The right bay, set back, contains steps up to 4-panelled door and overlight
recessed in raised stone surround. Similar surrounds and bracketed sills to
2 plain sashes on ground floor and one on first. Paired brackets support
deep eaves interrupted by central bargeboarded gable in main left part.
Delicate wrought-iron leaf finial on gable. Panelled square chimneys have
plinth, band and wide cornice. 2 bays of squared sandstone rear stable wing
retain original openings and chimney.
Guests need to ensure that when using the upstairs shower-room that the doors are properly closed to avoid damage to the carpet.
When using the upper grill on the cooker it is designed to only work with the door open