Lowbyer Manor Country House, Alston

Lowbyer Manor was built in the late eighteenth century and is a Grade II listed Georgian Manor House. The guest accommodation comprises of 9 en-suite bedrooms, each with tea and coffee making facilities and colour televisions. AA 4 star rating. You will also find examples of Lionel Playford’s work on display.

Cost £33 per person per night including breakfast, (quote Pennine Painting on booking for these rates)

Awarded Silver by the Green Business Scheme

Contact Laura and Richard Elston

01434 381230



Distance from studio: 10-15 min drive

Alston House

Alston House is an 18th century Grade ii listed building which has been adapted to provide a contemporary bar and restaurant, beer garden and six large en-suite bedrooms. Evening meals available. You will also find examples of Lionel’s paintings on display.

Prices from £40 per person including breakfast.

Contact Carol and Micael

01434 382200



Distance from studio: 10-15 min drive

Nent Hall Country House Hotel

Nent Hall is a classic country house situated one and a half miles from Alston and approx 4 miles from Garrigill in the beautiful Nent valley. Originally built in 1738 by a local mine owner and extended many times during its life it now provides luxury 4 star accommodation set in extensive gardens. Evening meals available. Contact Nent Hall for prices.

01434 381584



Distance from studio: 15 min drive


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