Vacation retreat in Alston - sleeps 4

The Coachman's Cottage, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3AA.
Property Reference: UKC425

Bedrooms - 2

Sleeps - 4

Bathrooms - 2

Pets welcome - 1

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Well equipped self-catering

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The Coachman's Cottage 2 bedrooms, sleeps 4

Put your feet up and relax with your family whilst you enjoy the magnificent views over one of the last undiscovered wildernesses of Britain.

Accommodation details

Ground Floor:
Kitchen/dining room:
With gas oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tiled floor.
First Floor:
Living room:
With wood burner, Freeview TV and DVD player.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite with shower over bath, and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds, beams, low sloping ceiling and en-suite with half-size bath, shower attachment and toilet.

Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and superfast broadband included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot supplied on request. Welcome pack. Enclosed garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 1 car, additional on road parking available. No smoking. Please note: There are 3 steps in the garden.

Extra Amenities

The Coachman’s Cottage is a quaint, stone, semi-detached self-catering cottage dating back to the 1700s, with a sheltered, enclosed garden. It lies on the edge of Alston but within a 10-minute easy walk of the town, with its cobbled high street, shops, pubs and cafés. Alston, one of England’s highest towns, is centrally located in the North Pennines – one of Britain’s last undiscovered wildernesses and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

There is a wide range of activities and historic attractions nearby including a steam railway, historic mining attractions, fishing, golf and cycling routes including the Pennine Cycle Way and Coast to Coast. There are many local footpaths with stunning views and wildlife, as well as the Pennine Way on the doorstep. It is also ideally placed for days out in the glorious countryside of Northumberland, the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales National Parks.

Water sports are available at nearby Talkin Tarn and Kielder Water. Hadrian’s Wall is just 30 minutes away, and Gateshead is an hour’s drive, with its large shopping centre complete with restaurants and 10-screen cinema. Shop ¼ mile, pub and restaurant ½ mile.

Self-catering features

  • Open Fire / Woodburner
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Romantic Getaways
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Pet Friendly
  • North Pennines
  • Green Scheme
  • Welcome Cottages
  • All En-suite
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Customers Choice
  • Great Value Properties
  • Station within 1 mile

Alston map and The Coachman's Cottage location

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