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Dolly's Cottage


Excellent 5/5 Score from 2 reviews

Dolly's cottage on the cobbles with private parking for one car & a car park permit for car

Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

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).

No Smoking.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Morecambe 35 km
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
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 Pets welcome, 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 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
Access Parking

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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26 Sep 2014


"Sheep Country"

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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Calendar last updated:25 Nov 2014

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