Dark Skies location with on-site Observatory coming soon!
Whether you need a comfortable overnight stay, or are seeking time and space away from it all, the Old School House offers accommodation flexible enough to suit a wide range of visitors. Set in the stunningly beautiful surroundings of the North Pennines.
NEWS! - An observatory will be built at
The Old Schoolhouse Allenheads
Stargazing holidays and artists’ residencies
From November 2016 a new Community-owned observatory in the dark heart of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty will be available to our guests at Allenheads Contemporary Arts
The West Wing of the Old School House has recently been refurbished to provide a self-contained, fully equipped, self-catering unit that offers accommodation for up to 12 people in a combination of single, twin, double and bunk rooms.