The Dairy Barn at High House Farm

The Dairy Barn at High House Farm

North Bitchburn, Crook, DL15 8AN

This welcoming ice cream parlour and tea room makes for a great venue for stargazing, both during the daytime (solar observing) and at night, with stargazing activities run in collaboration with Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society.


Private venue - location accessible only by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

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Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society

Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society organises events at this location

Please contact Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 20/09/21

    15° 4%
  • 20/09/21

    13° 4%
  • 21/09/21

    12° 5%
  • 21/09/21

    11° 4%

Weather forecast for Crook (2.0 miles away) updated 19/09/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Durham Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting

    Friday 24th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Durham Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham, DH1 3TN (8.1 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

    Saturday 2nd October 2021 from 23:00pm to Sunday 3rd October 2021 00:00am

    The High Force Hotel, Alston Road, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (18.0 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

    Sunday 3rd October 2021 from 20:30pm to 21:30pm

    The High Force Hotel, Alston Road, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (18.0 miles away)

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  • Museum of the Moon talk and stargazing at Durham Cathedral

    Wednesday 6th October 2021 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

    Durham Cathedral, North Bailey, Durham, DH1 3EH (8.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Northumberland Park with Sunderland Astronomical Society

    Friday 8th October 2021 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Northumberland Park – North Shields, King Edward Road, North Shields, NE30 2ES (25.6 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Carr’s Farm Bunk House

    Wear Bank, Wolsingham, DL3 3BQ (7.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Byre at Woodside Farm

    Folly Top, Eggleston, DL12 0DW (11.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Doe Park Caravan Site

    Cotherstone, Barnard Castle, DL12 9UQ, North East (12.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Owl Cottage – Teesdale

    Middleton in Teesdale, Barnard Castle, DL12 0RN (14.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The High Force Hotel

    Alston Road, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XH (18.0 miles away)

    Go Stargazing Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Langdon Beck Hotel – Teesdale

    Langdon Beck, Forest-in-Teesdale, DL12 0XP, North East (19.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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