Run by: Mrs Viv Fitzpatrick

17th century house of great character on south side of a pretty village green. Private residence, good breakfast, welcoming hosts. Church House looks directly onto the common land. Safe storage for cycles. Soup and sandwiches available at the Swinburne pub and David will take you and pick you up from Matfen Golf Club if you fancy something more substantial. Many cyclists stop in Ponteland for supper before arriving.

Rooms: 3T. B&B: £32.50-£45. Pk lunch: £5. On route. Pub: adjacent.

Tel: 01661 886736