Highfield Cottage is located in the large parish of Tarset, in the Upper North Tyne area of Northumberland.
Kielder Water & Forest Park are home to the biggest man-made lake in Northern Europe and, at over 250 square miles, the largest working forest in England. We are located only 4 miles away from this very popular area. Kielder Water offers a variety of outdoor pursuits, ranging from sailing to fishing, to walking to cycling; this area also boosted the very popular Kielder observatory, where you can take a closer look at the beautiful sky of Northumberland.
The pretty village of Bellingham offers many facilities and is located around 8miles away, Otterburn is located 11 miles away.
The popular market town of Hexham, dominated by its majestic abbey is around 26 miles away.
The Scottish border and coastline is around 30 miles away, this makes Highfield Cottage the ideal base to discover rural Northumberland.