This delightful barn conversion, adjoining the owner’s home, retains the former Byre’s character and enjoys picturesque views of the scenery of the North Pennines, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property also has a Green Tourism Business Scheme gold award and although a tumble dryer is available, the owners would prefer guests to use the outdoors for drying. There are outstanding walks and scenery from the doorstep and the location is peaceful and perfectly placed for exploring the quaint town of Alston. Nearby guests can enjoy the local swimming pool with sauna and Jacuzzi, 1 mile (at cost). There are numerous cycle routes from the barn, golf is within 5 miles and horse riding can be found 11 miles away, as well as fishing locally. Other interesting places to visit nearby include Ashgill Force, 1.5 miles, and High Force, 12 miles. Close to the Pennine Way, the C2C Cycle Route and Hadrian’s Wall. Visit the Lake District and Northumbrian National Parks, Carlisle, Durham and Newcastle. Resident hens and a variety of wildlife can be spotted from the garden. Alston, 4 miles. Shop and pub 1 mile.
Ground floor: 2 steps (ramp available) to living/dining room/kitchen with French doors. 1 double bedroom (6ft zip & link, can be twin). Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double with sloping ceilings and en-suite shower room with toilet, 1 twin. Shower room with toilet.
Woodburner in living room inc. CH from ground source heat pump, gas, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Cot. T/cot. H/chair. Satellite TV (entertainment and documentaries package). DVD. CD. Games console on request. Gas range with gas hob and electric oven. M/wave. W/machine. T/dryer (boot room). D/washer. F/freezer. Wi-fi. Enclosed garden, patio and furniture. BBQ. Parking (2 cars). Elec car charging point. Welcome pack. No smoking.