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Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6
This spacious beautifully furnished cottage benefits from a superb location yet is unique in the cobbled centre of Dent in having private parking, a garden to the front, a garden and elevated patio area with an outdoor dining area to the rear, and enjoying superb views across to Rise Hill.
The entrance hall and large dining kitchen date back to the 17th century, and have been tastefully rebuilt to incorporate a Rayburn cooker, electric hob, fridge freezer, dishwasher, toaster, ironing facility, dining table for up to 6 persons with oak dining chairs and a refitted church pew. 24" TV. There is also a walk-in pantry with washing machine.
The lounge enjoys uninterrupted views across the rear garden to Rise Hill and has a large 3-piece suite, stone fireplace incorporating a wood burning stove to compliment the central heating system. Large flat screen TV with Bose sound system, which incorporates an ipod socket and CD player. SKY sports and Wi-Fi connection.
Downstairs WC and wash hand basin.
Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms off 2 landings. The master bedroom is spacious and enjoys the view across the rear garden, a king/5ft double bed, extensive hand built oak wardrobes and bed side tables together with an oversize bath... a bath with a view! The master bedroom also has an oak framed chair bed, so can be used as a twin. There is a separate room with walk in shower, WC and wash hand basin on this landing.
Bedroom 2 is a double room with its own walk in shower room and wash hand basin.
Bedroom 3 is a single room with a 4ft double bed.
Linen and towels are provided with heat and light and a generous fuel allowance for the woodburning stove. Private parking for 1 car with parking for an additional car on the village car park, permit provided. Bicycle storage. 1 pet permitted (kitchen and lounge only).
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Morecambe 35 km|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|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||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||King Beds (1), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
About this location
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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29 Dec 2014
"Cosy, warm, and perfect."
Thanks for a lovely stay in your cottage over Christmas. It was perfect, toasty warm with the stove on, and very comfortable. We're a little envious of whoever is there this week though - with … More
26 Sep 2014
Dolly's Cottage is a complete delight. It's warm and cosy with stunning views of the surrounding countryside. A real home from home, comfy sofas and beds, fully equipped and with a garden … More
14 Apr 2014
"Fantatstic, very well equiped & warm cottage in a wonderful setting."
We thoroughly enjoyed our family (with our two teenage children and dog) holiday at Dolly's cottage in Dent. Dent is a well hidden gem in the beautiful country side of the Yorkshire Dales while b… More
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