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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. If you visit and find that the location is not dark sky friendly please let us know!

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Weather forecast

  • 16/05/22

    14° 53%
  • 16/05/22

    12° 27%
  • 17/05/22

    10° 3%
  • 17/05/22

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Weather forecast for Alston (0.6 miles away) updated 16/05/22 at 16:00.




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    Tuesday 17th May 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

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