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The ceremonial county of Northumberland is located in north east England, bordering Tyne and Wear to the south east, County Durham to the south, and Cumbria to the west. The magnificent Northumberland coastline has been declared an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and is a tourist attraction for holiday goers from all over the country. Sights in the area range from majestic castles to quaint coastal villages. Holy Island, Coquet Island and the Farne Islands are also excellent havens to visit. Natural beauty is found in abundance in Northumberland, and the stretch of moorland conserved as Northumberland National Park offers visitors a privileged, unparalleled glimpse at the diverse local wildlife. The county has a rich history, having played host to numerous battles, and was once part of ancient Rome. Northumberland is home to the Cramlington Learning Village, which is one of the largest schools in the country. Find your new home in Northumberland today.