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Chestnut in Alston, Cumbria

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sleeps 4
2 rooms
2 bathrooms

Chestnut description

Holiday home
Chestnut is a lovely cottage spread over three floors. With two en-suite bedrooms, a second floor king-size double and a ground floor twin, it sleeps four people comfortably. The cottage also has an open plan living area with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside, there is a private garden area and off road parking. Chestnut can be booked with two other cottages on site, and together they make a great touring base for larger parties.

Alston is set in the North Pennines in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, surrounded by a unique landscape of moorland, hills, rivers and waterfalls, and is England's highest market town.

Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.

Biomass central heating with gas fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Private patio area with furniture and BBQ. Wrap round balcony. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Community shop and pub 1 mile. Note: The property has access on both ground floor and first floor level, via external wooden steps.


  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • High chair
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • Rural location

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Miss Hirst
July 2015
Beautiful, clean cottage in peaceful surroundings.
Mrs Hackney
August 2015
A fabulous, well equipped property in an excellent spot!
Mrs Smith
November 2015
The cottage is a fantastic resource in a truly amazing area. Some great places to visit and a home from home to return to at the end of the day. The lower bathroom is straight out of a magazine!
Mr Campbell
November 2014
I think that this is possibly the most beautiful cottage that I have stayed in. The facilities were superb and so comfortable. The cottage was secluded and private without being cut off. The hosts were welcoming, friendly and available without being intrusive. I have already recommended Chestnut to friends and family and hope to return for another visit.
Mr Clarke
October 2014
We loved the following-Well-furnished cottage. Efficient heating system. Comfortable bed. Peaceful setting in beautiful countryside. Personal welcome from owners.
Mrs Ahmad
June 2014
Wow, what an absolutely stunning cottage and surroundings. Amazingly equipped. Friendly welcome. Could not fault a thing.
Prof Clarke
September 2014
Very nice place in a great location to come back to after a trip out. Felt spacious and relaxing with superb views. Slept so well and great place to wake up. A great spot to relax or for walking and cycling, even driving is enjoyable with so many great views.
sharon c
April 2015
First time we have been to Northumberland. It's a beautiful place with lots of quaint villages, walks from the front door, friendly owners, it was a well deserved week break for us both and our jack Russell. I will definitely return, comfortable bed, good sky TV free view, Internet access, we did a trip a day, Hadrains wall, waterfalls, bbq, watched lambs being born on a local farm, forest walks.
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