Sleeps 4 - 2 Bedrooms - Pet Friendly - Central Location - Open Fire - Open Plan Living Area - Wi-Fi
This period town center apartment is located on the front street of the small Town of Alston handy for all local amenities. Alston is within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and also one of the highest market towns in the UK. The apartment offers a welcoming open fire which can be easily enjoyed from the open plan living area.
For those who like the outdoors this is the perfect base to explore Cumbria and the areas beyond, with numerous walks including the Pennine Way and is also ideal located close to the local amenities.
On the first floor there is a large open plan living area with a 3 seater sofa and chair surrounding the open fire. This room also features a stylish kitchen and bay window dining. Views of St Augustines Church and grounds can be appreciated from the kitchen window and the church bells are also played several times a week including a Sunday Mid-morning. The W/C can also be found on this floor.
The second floor includes bright and airy twin room and double room overlooking views of the Market Square. The shower room is also on this level.
Pets welcome with prior notification (maximum of 2)
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Alston is the highest market town in England and boast good local amenities. It has many independent shops, eateries, cafes and pubs, including Saddlers Baker which makes fresh bread and baked goods from scratch, Alston House which serves delicious home cooked meals made using locally sourced produce and the Cane workshop which sells award winning Jams and Chutneys. From the outdoor clothing shop, where you can stock up on supplies to the fish and chip shop where you can grab a tasty treat, there is plenty to do in Alston.
The area is close to the borders of Durham, Northumberland and is a gateway into the Lake District making this an ideal base to get out and explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Killhope Lead Mining Museum, the South Tyne Railway and Yad Moss Ski Slope are some amazing local attraction to name just a few. For those who enjoy the outdoors, walking and cycling, the Pennine Way and Coast to Coast Route runs right through Alston. The rolling countryside with unspoiled panoramic views of moorland is home to an abundance of wildlife and some amazing natural beauties including Ashgill waterfall.
Parking and facilities
Accessible 24/7, Children welcome, Pets welcome, Smoking not allowed, Unsuitable for elderly or infirm , Wheelchair inaccessible
Rural , Town
Bathroom and laundry
Bathroom & Laundry, Bed linen, Hair dryer, Essentials, Iron & Board, Shower, Towel set , Washbasin
Heating and cooling
Central heating, Fireplace , Heating available
Internet and office
Broadband Internet , Broadband Internet
Kitchen and dining
Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Grill, Kitchen stove, Oven, Refrigerator, Toaster , Vacuum cleaner
Carbon Monoxide Detector, Fire Extinguisher, First aid kit , Smoke Detector
Smoking not allowed
Unsuitable for elderly or infirm
Check-in: 04:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
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