Description(Reference number: 386464)
Mill Race House is a spacious, stone-built cottage situated in the heart of Alston in Cumbria. Hosting five bedrooms and three bathrooms, this cottage can sleep up to fourteen guests. On the first floor are three doubles, one with en-suite bathroom, whilst on the second floor is a family room with double and two singles, plus a twin bedded. There is also a sitting room with dining area, a sun room, kitchen and a utility. To the outside is a decked area with private hot tub. Parking on the road is available on a first come, first served basis, Mill Race House is a superb cottage for those memorable family escapes.
High up in the North Pennines, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Alston claims to be the highest market town in England, being about 1000 feet above sea level. The town has a steep cobbled main street with a distinctive market cross, and many stone buildings dating from the 17th century. It is a bustling town, with a reputation for delicious locally made specialities such as Cumberland Mustard, and Alston Cheese.
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.
Gas central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Cot & Highchair available at property. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking available in the town. Decking area. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 0.3 miles, pub 0.1 miles. Note: Restricted headroom in second floor bedrooms. Please note that due to current government restrictions, all rooms advertised may not be available.