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Allen Haw

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 3 reviews

Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 7

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 44 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Allen Haw is a detached holiday cottage that dates back to 1746 which still retains much character with features including multi-paned windows, original sneck doors, stone staircase and open fire set in a cast iron range.

In a tranquil position, the front door opens out onto open pasture where you can enjoy the wonderful views across the valley from it's elevated position, with the River Dee flowing below and the lower slopes of Whernside above.

The ground floor features a living room with stone flagged floor, open fire set in a cast iron range, flat screen television with DVD and seating. A large well equipped country-style kitchen with maple floor, pine table and seating for six, warming red range cooker with double oven (also powers the central heating) and a door leading to the rear paddock. Equipment includes a dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, radio, microwave oven and toaster.

Also on the ground floor is a twin bedroom with shower WC room.

On the first floor there are two bedrooms - one double and the master bedroom has a king double & a single bed. Also a small bathroom with bath, WC and washbasin.

Prices include linen, electricity and a coal starter pack,. Wi-Fi access is also included in the price. Gas for the central heating & range cooker is charged as used

One pet welcome.

No Smoking.

Size Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Arnside 44 km
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 10 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Manchester, Leeds or Newcastle 124 km, Nearest railway: Dent or Oxenholme The Lake District 28 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking

The Cumbria region

Dentdale offers a tranquil base to tour both The Yorkshire Dales & Lake District National Parks. Just 10 miles from Junction 37 of the M6, although you would never know as you cruise over Barth Bridge with Comb Scar above.

The cobbled centre of Dent village, with it's whitewashed cottages real ale pubs & tea shops/cafes is less than 25 miles from Windermere & The Lakes.

Dent has England's highest railway station at over 1000ft up on the famous Settle to Carlisle railway, offering a daily scheduled service to Carlisle & Leeds. There are also regular steam hauled trains that power up the steep gradients, through the nearby Blea Moor tunnel & over Dent Head & Arten Gill viaducts.


Located in The Western Dales area of The Yorkshire Dales National Park, Dentdale is a very special place to come & stay.

A tranquil haven, Dentdale is 10 miles long, with the high fells including Whernside, Aye Gill Pike & Great Combe dominating the skyline, with The Howgill fells & Lakeland peaks to the west.

2 real ale pubs in Dent , both serve food until 8.30pm, 2 tea shops/cafes & a village store that is also the post office on Tuesday & Thursday morning. The Heritage Centre, (museum of local history) artist's studio & village store.

Great walks & cycle routes, low & high level, sea views out in to Morecambe Bay from the top of Crag Hill. Lazy walks along the banks of the River Dee & The Dales Way.

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Review 1-3 of 3

4 Oct 2014


"This place keeps calling us back"

Stayed here the 1st week in September (we stayed here the previous May too) This cottage has such a warmth and charm about it. It sits alone on a hill with amazing dales scenery all around. The firepl… More

13 Aug 2014


"A step back in time"

Lovely old 1746 house. Stayed here for a week last week and it was perfect. Amazing views, great roaring open fire, well equipped kitchen. Wonky walls and sloping floors all added to its charm. Wo… More

2 Jan 2014


"Proper rustic cottage retreat"

We stayed in this cottage for new year 2014 and it was just as described.........Great country kitchen with a arga range and utensils equipped to do a full English Fantastic viewsThe open fire was a n… More

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  • 1 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:13 Nov 2014

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