Shellbraes Farmhouse

A stunning five bedroom, three bathroom Georgian Farmhouse ideally located near to local wedding venues, Hadrian’s Wall and the Northumberland National Park. The Farmhouse is set within 10 acres of the Shellbraes smallholding and is ideal for family get togethers or larger groups wanting wedding, shooting and fishing accommodation.


Nearby pub: Great Whittington 1.3 miles
Shops: 5.5 miles in Corbridge (10 minutes) or 8 miles in Hexham (15 minutes)
Nearest Railway Station: Corbridge or Hexham or Newcastle Central is 21 miles away (30 mins by car)

Wedding Venues

Matfen Hall. 2.7 miles

Vallum Farm: 5.5 miles

Matfen Brewery: 4.6 miles

Healey Barn: 12.1 miles

Hexham Abbey and Hexham House: 8 miles

Slaley Hall: 17.5 miles


Ground Floor:

Property has oil fired central heating and underfloor heating in hard floor areas and comprises of:

Spacious farmhouse kitchen, fully equipped for 10 with oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher.

Playroom with a collection of games and books for you to enjoy.

A utility boot room with washing machine, tumble dryer, a freezer and downstairs loo!

A large dining area with traditional Georgian furniture and beautiful circular dining table that leads through to the cosy sitting room with wood-burner, comfy sofas and Smart TV. There is a DVD player and large collection of DVD’s for you to share.

All fuel, included one big basket of logs, power, bed linen and towels included. High-speed broadband providing Wi-fi is provided. The Smart TV gives Free-sat, catch-up tv e.g. BBCi-player, digital radio etc…

First floor:

Master bedroom – King size bed with walk in dressing room, en-suite bathroom and shower room.

Bedroom 2 – King size bed or twin room with wardrobe and drawer space

Bedroom 3 – King size bed or twin room with wardrobe and drawer space

Bedroom 4 – Twin room with wardrobe and drawer space

Bedroom 5 – King size bed with ensuite shower room.

There is a good size family bath and shower room for bedrooms 2, 3 and 4, with free standing bath and walk in shower.

All bed linen is high quality crisp white cotton. We love having children stay. Travel cots and high chairs available on request.

The garden is the perfect spot to relax and unwind with an enclosed lawn, patio area and BBQ. Enjoy the raised beds with herbs and vegetables (seasonal) which you are welcome to share.


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Terms and Conditions – Shellbraes Farmhouse

  • All online and telephone bookings are provisional until confirmed in writing by Wooden star Cottages Ltd.
  • Shellbraes Farmhouse has a minimum stay of 2 nights or 3 nights subject to season.
  • One well behaved dog may be accepted subject to the owners prior consent.
  • Wooden Star Cottages will pass on to guests, in full, after we have confirmed a booking, all costs or charges the owner makes to us which are connected to your booking.
  • All prices are for the property as a whole and not a per person basis, except when an extra person charge applies. Shellbraes sleeps 10 people, one additional bed can be provided at £15 per night including linen and towels. A further super-king bed or two twins can be booked via the Shellbraes Studio.
  • A deposit of 30% of the total booking cost of the stay is required at the time of the booking being confirmed. The balance to be paid 7 days prior to your stay.
  • Covid Booking Guarantee supercedes standard terms.
  • The owners reserve the right to alter the booking arrangement in the event of unforeseen circumstances, if they do Wooden Star Cottages will contact you on their behalf as soon as possible. If cancellation by the owner is necessary, the monies received shall be returned in full.
  • The property is available from 3pm on day of arrival until 11am on the day of departure.
  • Guests shall keep the property and all furniture and fittings in the same state of cleanliness and general order in which it was found and report any damage and breakages before departure.
  • The owner shall not be liable for any loss or damage to personal property or any injury during your stay.
  • The number of persons using the property shall not exceed the maximum number stated on the property details.
  • In the event of cancellation – the 30% deposit is non-refundable. If a booking is cancelled less than 7 days before the date of arrival a charge equal to 50% of the stay will be charged. A no show or reduction in the stay will incur the full amount of the booking.
  • All prices quoted include VAT, where applicable.
  • All of Wooden Star properties are smoke free apart from designated areas indicated in the welcome information at the property. Owners reserve the right to make a reasonable charge where guests have contravened this policy.
  • Guests right to occupy the property may be forfeited without compensation if:
  1. More people than declared at the time of booking attend to take up occupation
  2. Any activity takes place which is deemed illegal or may cause unreasonable damage, noise or disturbance
  3. Smoking takes place in the property
  • The owner or a representative from Wooden Star Cottages Ltd shall be allowed to enter the property at any reasonable time with prior notice or without in the event of an emergency during occupancy by Guests.
  • Wooden Star Cottages Ltd have compiled information on our website as accurately as possible at the time of guests booking the property, however facilities may be altered or withdrawn for reasons outside of our control, in which case we cannot accept responsibility. We make every effort to ensure that the property details supplied to us by the owners are accurately reproduced. Guests are advised that if a specific facility is required they should be requested through us prior to your stay. Guests should accept that minor differences between text & photographs on the website and the actual property may arise and Wooden Star Cottages Ltd cannot take responsibility should any of the properties not conform to guests’ standards or expectations.
  • In the event of there being cause for complaint concerning a property, the matter should be taken up with a representative from Wooden Star Cottages Ltd in the first instance immediately, it is important that this is done while guests are still at the property, so an on-the-spot investigation can by carried out fairly and remedial action taken if required and possible.
  • The booking conditions will apply to all confirmed bookings.
  • These website Booking Conditions supersede all previous editions.