Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Located in the hamlet of Gawthrop and just one mile from the idyllic cobbled village of Dent, the ETB rated 5* Bridge Cottage has been comprehensively developed with the finest of finishes and attention to detail.
The cottage enjoys stunning views of the Dentdale fells and with it's unique elevated 7mtr viewing balcony overhanging the pretty stream that runs down the side of the cottage, it gives the cottage one of the best views in Dentdale. A short walk (10-15mins) on countryside paths will lead you to pubs, cafes, village shop and the Norman built Church in the centre of Dent village.
The inside of Bridge cottage is second to none, with its roll top bath and Limestone finishes to the Oak kitchen with granite tops. The cottage is scattered with antique furniture and hand-crafted detail.
The ground floor comprises of a living area with 42" plasma TV, DVD, WIFI, log burner and comfortable seating for 6 people. An open plan kitchen with hob, oven, fridge, freezer, microwave & Belfast sink. A dining area with table and seating for 8 people. Also on the ground floor is a utility room and second bathroom.
Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms and a bespoke family bathroom. Bedroom 1 has a king-size bed with views to the south and Combe Scar. Bedroom 2 a king-size bed with views down Dentdale towards Dent village. Bedroom 3 has twin beds and views over Combe Scar and Barbon Fell. The bathroom features roll-top bath, seperate shower, WC, hand basin and towel warmer.
Included in your stay are towels, bedding, logs & coal.
There is ample parking on the quiet country lane set back from the road adjacent to the property.
One small/medium sized dog allowed at an addition charge of £30 per week (restricted to ground floor).
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Arnside 38 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Leeds Bradford 88 km, Nearest railway: Dent or Oxenholme The Lake District 24 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, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Cumbria/Lake District
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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