No 1 Morpeth Court

Morpeth, Central

  • A unique apartment set within the John Dobson designed 19th-century former gatehouse and county gaol, boasting a magnificent gothic window offering views of historic Morpeth

You can book this property from:

  • £638 per week
  • £91 per night


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Sky TV
  • Welcome pack


  • Travel cot


  • Private parking

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Property Name:   Morpeth Court
Property Location: 1 Morpeth Court, Castle Bank, Morpeth, NE61 1YJ
Description:  4 Bedroom Town house.

Pre-arrival and local facilities
The nearest bus stop is:  Castle Bank
The nearest train station is:Morpeth 0.4 miles mainline NE61 2SL
The nearest petrol station is:Morrison’s, Dark Lane, Morpeth, NE61 1ST – 0.5 Miles
The nearest electric vehicle charging point is:Morpeth Station Car Park Coopies Lane, Morpeth, NE61 6JN
The nearest food shop is:
Morrison’s, Dark Lane, Morpeth, NE61 1ST – 0.5 Miles
Lidl Stanley Terrace, Morpeth NE61 1PA – 0.5 Miles
There are a number of independent on Morpeth High Street approximately 0.2 Miles
The nearest pub/restaurant: Pubs
Black Bull - 47 Bridge Street Morpeth NE61 1PE - Tel 06170 5120289
Electrical Wizard - 11 New Market, Morpeth, NE61 1PS - 01670 500640
Tap and Spile - Manchester Street, Morpeth, NE61 1BH - 01670 513894
White Swan - 18 Newgate Street, Morpeth, NE61 1BA - 01670 513532
Joiner Arms - 6 Wansbeck Street, Morpeth, NE61 1XZ - 01670 513540
The Office - Castle Square, Morpeth, NE61 1AA - 07957721066
Sour Grapes - 86 Newgate Street, Morpeth, NE61 1BU - 01670 632528

There are numerous restaurants on Bridge Street, Newgate Street offering cuisine from all over the world

Mobility equipment hire is:Bewick Mobility, Unit 1 Blaydon Industrial Park, Chainbridge Road, NE21 5AB  Tel: 0191 406 5068

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available:Yes
Number of spaces available:Numerous
For what sized car:Small to large SUV Type Cars will fit in the spaces
Parking surface is:Tarmac
Is the parking level:The area is level
Is there good space to unload once parked?Yes
Distance to property from parking:1 Metre
Distance to nearest public parking area:There is public parking across the road at the Waterford Arms car park .
Is it pay and display?Yes
The width of the path to the property is:Parking is outside the house with a 1 – 2 Metre path between the parking area and the front door
How many steps are there en route to the entrance?There 10 Steps to the entrance to the building  

Main entrance
The main entrance door width is:The front door is standard width
Number of steps to the main entrance:There are 10 Steps to the main entrance.  The gain access to the apartment there are a further 10 steps to go back down to enter the lift area and the 6 steps after the lift.  If tou wish to access via the stairs there are approximately 40 steps
The height of the key safe is:1 Metres from the ground
The height of the keyhole is:1 5Metre from the ground
How many other entrances to the property are there?There is an emergency exit via from the apartment from the upstairs bathroom as well as the front door
Is the entrance well lit? The entrance is well lit

Living and dining rooms
The flooring is:
Lounge – Wooden floor
Kitchen Diner  – Wooden Floor
Are there are any rugs?
Lounge – Large Rug
Kitchen / Diner  - No Rugs
The door widths within these areas are?All Doors are standard width doors. 
Is there good space between furniture?There is good space between furniture
Is the furniture moveable or fixed?The Furniture is moveable
Is the floor level and step free?Yes
Are the light switches set at a lower level for easier access? No they are set at standard height
Are the electrical sockets set at a higher level for easier access?No they are set at standard height

The flooring is:Wooden Flooring
Is the floor level and step free?Yes
The width of the doorways is:The door from the hallway is standard width  
What height is the worktop to the floor?0.90M from the floor
Is the oven set high or low?The oven is under bench oven, therefore low level
The fridge height is:The Fridge is above the freezer
The freezer height is:The freezer is under the fridge
Is crockery stored high or low:Crockery is stored in cupboards above the work benches
Are the light switches set at a lower level for easier access?No they are set at standard height
Are the electrical sockets set at a higher level for easier access?No they are set at standard height
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes; what and where?Cleaning tools are stored in the cupboard in the down stairs WC.

Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have?Two
The number of steps between floors is:Approximately 14 Stairs
The flooring is:
The flooring in the bedrooms is carpet
The flooring on the stairs and landing is carpet
Is the flooring level in each bedroom?Yes
The door widths are:The doors into the bedrooms are standard width doors
Bed sizes are:

  • Bedroom 1 – Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 – Double Bed

Is the bedroom furniture moveable or fixed?It is moveable within reason.  There are large pieces of furniture but they can be moved
Are the light switches set at a lower level for easier access?No they are set at standard height
Are the electrical sockets set at a higher level for easier access?No they are set at standard height

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
Type of flooring:Tiles Flooring
Is the flooring level?Yes
Width of the doorways:The doors to the bathrooms are standard width
Is there an accessible or adapted WC?No
Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower?No
Is there a ground floor WC?Yes
Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room?No
Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted?No
Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up?No

Outdoor facilities
External areas are: There are no outside spaces. Carlisle Park is across the road
Is permanent seating provided?N/A
Is there outside lighting?Yes
Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces (e.g. edges of steps) No
Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? N/A
Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? N/A
Are there any other hazards (e.g. ponds, water features)? N/A

Is there a landline telephone for guests to use?No
If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming and outgoing calls? N/A
Mobile phone reception information: There is mobile phone signal in this area is good.
Closest public telephone is: Across the Road
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? Yes
Can you easily access a light switch in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? Yes
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No

Additional relevant information
Please add further details on any accessibility items or restrictions found at the property:None


Important - Please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 5:00pm
  • Check out: 9am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


No1. Morpeth Court is a unique two-bedroom apartment set within the John Dobson designed 19th-century former gatehouse and county gaol. Located on the top floor, cosy and tastefully furnished, boasting a magnificent gothic window offering views of the historic market town of Morpeth

The apartment is located just opposite the award-winning Carlisle Park, situated on the River Wansbeck with pretty gardens, ancient woodland and picnic areas. Just a 5-minute walk to the bustling high street which has a wide variety of shopping, restaurants and public houses. Morpeth is well situated with good road links and only a 15-minute drive to the magnificent coast and countryside of Northumberland. The cosmopolitan city of Newcastle upon Tyne is only a 30-minute drive.

Accommodation: Top floor apartment with lift or stairway access. The apartment has two double bedrooms and is set over two floors.


Cloakroom WC with wash basin, store cupboard with tumble dryer.

Open Plan Living Area comfortable sofas, coffee table, electric feature fireplace and smart TV with Freeview. Magnificent double height gothic style feature window. Island style dining area. 

Kitchen open plan to living area modern fitted units with electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge-freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

Master bedroom upper floor carpeted with double bed, side tables and wardrobes. 

Bedroom 2 upper floor carpeted with double bed, side tables. 

Bathroom fully tiled, with large bath, over bath shower with screen, WC and hand basin. 

Parking: off street parking at rear of building. 

Heating: electric heating with electric feature fireplace. 

Also provided:  Welcome pack, linen and towels. WiFi. Basic SKY package. 

Pets: Sorry, no pets.

Notes: This is a non-smoking property. This property may not be suitable for those with mobility issues. 


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