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Whitlow Farmhouse

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Kirkhaugh, near Alston
Grade 4 Star rating
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Sleeps11
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms3
Pets 2

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Description

Glorious views, traditional features and well-proportioned rooms make this property near Alston ideal for friends and family.

Standing in a stunning, elevated position in the North Pennines, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this refurbished, former 19th century farmhouse has enviable views across Alston Moor and the beautiful, unspoilt South Tyne Valley. Perched on the Cumbria/Northumberland border, the traditional features and generously proportioned rooms make this an ideal choice for families and friends looking for a comfortable and well equipped holiday home. Standing detached alongside one other property, its peaceful, rural location makes it feel off the beaten track and yet it is just 500 yards from the Alston to Brampton road which connects the Lake District to the Northumberland National Park. There is a network of public footpaths direct from the doorstep linking up to numerous trails and cycle routes. The archaeological remains of Whitley Castle (Roman Fort), described as the hidden gem of the North Pennines is a stones throw from the property and trout and salmon fishing can be enjoyed on a quiet stretch of the South Tyne River running through the owner’s farm (2 permits available by request in advance). Whitlow is perfectly situated as a touring base for exploring a wealth of natural and historical treasures in the area. Hadrian’s Wall is only 10 miles away, with the Scottish Border and the Lake District approximately 25 miles. Nearby Alston, 21/2 miles, the highest market town in England, offers an interesting array of cafes, shops, pubs, narrow gauge steam engine railway (which runs through the farm) and 18-hole golf. Shops, pubs and restaurants 21/2 miles.

Ground floor: Living room. Dining room/kitchen. Utility room. 2 shower rooms with toilet. First floor: 5 bedrooms: 3 double, two with additional single, 1 twin, 1 single. Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle and toilet.

Woodburner in kitchen included. Oil central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot. High chair. Digital TV. DVD. Range with gas hob and electric oven. Microwave. Washing machine. Tumble dryer. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Garden with patio and furniture. Ample parking. Natural water supply from spring. Two pets welcome (to be kept on lead at all times, sheep country). No smoking.

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Features

  • Bike StoreBike Store
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • WifiWifi
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Working FarmWorking Farm
  • Heritage CollectionHeritage Collection
  • Car Parking - On SiteCar Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 03/06/2016
    It was a lovely house in a beautiful setting, could do with some more patio chairs and table. Our party consisted of 5 adults and 6 children aged 8 to 15 yrs, and they loved the accommodation. Elaine ( the farmers wife) was lovely and very helpful.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 18/04/2016
    Fantastic cottage. The driveway up to accommodation need attention, however, the owner assured us this was in hand.


  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 25/01/2016
    Bloody loved it!


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2016
    Had a lovely time at new year was just what we had been looking for Elaine was a great host. Would stay again and recommend.


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2015
    Fabulous time yet again. House lovely, warm cozy and beautifully furnished. Very comfortable beds, we all slept like logs Owner left us tea, coffee no cookies this time. Last time we got homemade scones and jam. Owner came to make sure we were ok as it was the bad weekend with the high winds and floods. This place has everything you need including a fabulous Aga to cook on. Even towels were provided. We all love this place so much. Spectacular views, a real get away from it all place. Will definitely be booking for next year.


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