Mark Close Farmhouse - Alston

Mark Close Farmhouse - Alston

Brampton Road, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3BD

This traditional farmhouse lies half a mile beyond the outskirts of Alston on the borders of Northumberland and Cumbria and within the scenic North Pennines AONB. It’s a great base to explore the surrounding area and dark skies above.


Stay & gaze - this location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.


Weather forecast

  • 23/07/24

    18° 5%
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    14° 0%
  • 24/07/24

    13° 0%
  • 24/07/24

    12° 1%

Weather forecast for Alston (0.6 miles away) updated 23/07/24 at 20:01.




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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Wednesday 24th July 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Observatory and Planetarium, Hexham, NE47 7AN (12.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Friday 26th July 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Observatory and Planetarium, Hexham, NE47 7AN (12.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Saturday 27th July 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Observatory and Planetarium, Hexham, NE47 7AN (12.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Sunday 28th July 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Observatory and Planetarium, Hexham, NE47 7AN (12.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Twice Brewed Observatory

    Tuesday 30th July 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Observatory and Planetarium, Hexham, NE47 7AN (12.7 miles away)

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