The Proven House

“Well equipped property with easy access to the Ribble valley area and all the facilities and activities available” - VisitEngland Assessor

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Alston, Lancashire

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A warm welcome awaits at the Proven House at Lane Side Farm, a small family, working beef and sheep farm with pedestrian access across 500 metres of our farmland. Newly renovated, luxurious self-catering accommodation in the Heart of the Ribble Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

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VisitEngland 4 Star Self Catering Accommodation
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Gold Award
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Suitable for part-time wheelchair users
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Suitable for older and less mobile guests

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The Proven House
Lane Side Farm, Alston, Longridge, PRESTON, Lancashire, PR3 3BN

Features

Rooms
  • Total units: 1
  • Maximum occupancy: 2
Facilities
  • Private garden
  • Washing machine
  • Sky or freeview
  • En suite
  • Internet

About the area

Discover Lancashire

Lancashire was at the centre of the British cotton industry in the 19th century, which lead to the urbanization of great tracts of the area. The cotton boom came and went, but the industrial profile remains. Lancashire’s resorts, Blackpool, Southport and Morecambe Bay, were originally developed to meet the leisure needs of the cotton mill town workers. Blackpool is the biggest and brashest, celebrated for it tower, miles of promenade, and the coloured light ‘illuminations’. Amusements are taken very seriously here, day and night, and visitors can be entertained in a thousand different ways.

The former county town, Lancaster, boasts one of the younger English universities, dating from 1964. Other towns built up to accommodate the mill-workers with back-to-back terraced houses, are Burnley, Blackburn, Rochdale and Accrington. To get out of town, you can head for the Pennines, the ‘backbone of England’, a series of hills stretching from the Peak District National Park to the Scottish borders. To the north of the country is the Forest of Bowland, which despite its name is fairly open country, high up, with great views.

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