- SQM 1
Sleeps 2 - 1 bedrooms - 1 bathrooms - same level accommodation
6 Globe House is situated through an archway just off the Alston Market Square to the right of the Wholefood shop. Alston has all the local amenities guests need right on its doorstep from grocery and gift shops to cafes and a fish and chip shop and we encourage guests to shop local in the amazing independent shops. 6 Globe House is set over one floor (ground floor), the decor has been finished to a high standard and can accommodate breaks of 2 days or more.
Step from the courtyard into the open plan kitchen, living and dining room. This room is perfect for entertaining in small groups. The modern kitchen is well equipped to cook meals should you wish to eat in, equipped with a fridge, microwave, oven, hob, toaster and kettle. The small extending dining table provides you with a place to eat, while the cosy living area has a sofa, TV and electric fire.
A corridor with beautiful a tiled floor leads from the open plan living area to the bathroom on the left which has a bath and shower above and straight ahead is the double bedroom.
The cottage has an outside seating area in the quiet courtyard for evening drinks and ample parking in the market place.
Pets welcome with prior notification - dog bed, food/water bowls are provided, please request on booking
High chair and travel cot available - please request on booking
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.
1 Bathroom, 1 Bedroom, 1 Dining-Room, 1 Kitchen, 1 Living room, 1 Toilet
Sleeping1 Double bed
CookingChild's high chair, Cooking utensils, Grill, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Toaster
Heating/CoolingCentral heating, Fireplace
EntertainmentDVD-Player, Wireless Broadband Internet, TV (Antenna)
SanitaryHair dryer, Essentials, Shower, Towel-set
LaundryBathroom & Laundry, Iron & Board
MiscellaneousCarbon Monoxide Detector, Fire Extinguisher, First aid kit, Smoke Detector
OutsideDeck chairs, Private Garden
6 Globe House, Globe Lane, Alston , Alston, CA9 3QL, United Kingdom
Travel the main A689 into Alston and turn up the main street
Pass Church Road on your right, you will come to a cobbled parking area
6 Globe House is situated immediately off the cobbled market square entering the courtyard at the right hand side of the Wholefood shop.