Big holiday house in Nenthead near Alston - sleeps 8

Rock House, Nenthead near Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3NA.
Property Reference: UK33895

Bedrooms - 4

Sleeps - 8

Bathrooms - 3

Pets welcome - 2

Exterior | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Exterior | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Living room | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Living room | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Living room | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Dining Area | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Kitchen | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Living room | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Double bedroom | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Games room | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Games room | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Hallway | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Hallway | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Bathroom | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Garden | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
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View | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Exterior | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Garden | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Garden | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Exterior | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston
Exterior | Rock House, Nenthead near Alston

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Rock House4 bedrooms, sleeps 8

Large spacious family home set over 3 floors with some of the best views from all rear facing windows and the garden in the area.

Accommodation details

Ground Floor:
Lower Ground Floor:
Kitchen/Dining room: With wood burner, breakfast area, electric cooker, Range, microwave, freezer, fridge and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed.
Shower room 1: With walk-in shower and toilet.
Ground Floor:
Living room: With wood burner and Smart TV.
Games room: With wood burner and arcade machine.
Shower room 2: With walk-in shower, toilet and heated towel rail.

First Floor:
Utility room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.
Bedroom 2: With super kingsize bed.
Bedroom 3: With super kingsize bed.
Bedroom 4: With kingsize bed.
Shower room 3: With walk-in shower, toilet and heated towel rail.

Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner included.

Enclosed lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Private parking for 4 cars. Please note, the water supply is fed via a natural spring. Dogs to be kept on a lead at all times. No smoking. Please note: No children under 10 years old. Sorry, no hen or stag parties.

Extra Amenities

Standing in a stunning, elevated position in the North Pennines with exceptional views onto neighbouring farmland and the Nent Valley. Rock House is within an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is also perched on the Cumbria/Northumberland border.
Rock House is a traditional property with modern quirky features throughout and the spacious rooms make it the ideal choice for families and friends looking for a comfortable and well-equipped home from home.


Located in a peaceful rural location, just a short drive to Alston and a walk to nearby Nenthead village. There’s a network of public footpaths direct from the doorstep, linking up to numerous trails and cycle routes. Rock House is perfectly situated as a touring base for exploring a wealth of natural and historical treasures in the area like the archaeological remains of Whitley Castle (Roman fort), described as the ’hidden gem of the North Pennines’.

Hadrian’s Wall is also only a short drive away, with the Scottish Border and the Lake District approximately 25 miles. Nearby Alston, the highest market town in England, offers an interesting array of cafés, shops, pubs, and a 9-hole golf course

Self-catering features

  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden / Patio
  • Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Luxury Collection
  • Washing Machine
  • Pet Friendly
  • Newly Listed Property
  • Cumbrian Cottages
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
  • Last Minute Breaks

Alston map and Rock House location

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