Ash Farm Country House
“Caring hosts ensure a relaxing stay in a National Trust country house” - AA Inspector
ALTRINCHAM, GREATER MANCHESTER
Our Inspector's view
A warm welcome is guaranteed at this charming 18th-century National Trust farmhouse which enjoys a peaceful location along a quiet country lane. The bedrooms are attractively presented, and public areas include a book-filled lounge with a crackling log fire and cosy sofas. Free WiFi is available and the house is equally popular with business and leisure guests. Dunham Massey Hall and Deerpark is a short stroll from the house while Manchester Airport is just a 15-minute drive away.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 4
- Bedrooms ground: 1
- Free TV
- Open parking
- Accessible bedrooms: 1
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About the area
Discover Greater Manchester
The Greater Manchester conurbation incorporates the towns of Bolton, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport and Wigan, and has the vibrant city of Manchester as its administrative headquarters.
Manchester was founded in Roman times, and developed during the 17th century as a textile town, becoming the centre of the English cotton industry. Its magnificent Victorian Gothic public buildings are reminders of Manchester’s prosperous heyday. The Manchester Ship Canal was completed in 1894, linking the Mersey with the sea and bringing ocean-going vessels into Manchester, enabling the city to compete with its rival, Liverpool.
The city of Manchester today is alive with a vibrant youth culture (it has England’s largest student population), a flourishing club scene, and a whole range of multi-cultural festivals and events. To take in the atmosphere, take a stroll around one of Britain’s largest Chinatowns, or wander down to Rusholme to take in the tempting aromas of curry houses and browse among the sari shops, Asian grocers and Indian sweet shops. The city is also home to the world’s longest-running soap opera – Coronation Street.
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