Allenheads Contemporary Arts @The Old School House

ACA is based at The Old School House Allenheads, a refurbished Victorian school that overlooks the village of Allenheads and stunningly beautiful surroundings of the North Pennines.
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.
The North Pennines Observatory is on site at ACA making our accommodation perfect for visiting astronomers and amateur stargazers.
We can accommodate groups of up to 14 and have a self-catering flat for one or two.
Ideal for holidays for families and friends, creative retreats (with studio space), astronomers, ramblers, cyclists and lovers of the great outdoors.
We have a large room ideal for conference, training or studio with installed audio video equipment.