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Syke Fold Country House

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 6 reviews

Syke Fold Country House in Dentdale. Yorkshire Dales National Park

House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

In a beautiful rural setting just two miles from Dent's cobbled village, this delightful country house provides accommodation for large groups and is an deal base for exploring the Yorkshire Dales, Cumbria, and the Lake District.

The accommodation comprises of a country dining kitchen with centre island, multi-fuel stove, electric range-cooker, twin corner sink unit with dishwasher, fridge, large dining table and two large picture windows. There is a utility room with fridge freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and microwave.

The living room features comfortable seating, television, DVD player, and a multi-fuel stove. Also on the ground floor is the library and a second reception room, which have been created from an original stone barn which features split levels, vaulted ceiling, multi-fuel stove and underfloor heating, and a ground floor en suite double bedroom.

Upstairs there is the en suite master bedroom with super king-size bed. This duel aspect room is light and airy and has a small dressing area with wardrobes and an en-suite. Also upstairs is a king-sized bedroom, 2 en suite twin bedrooms, all with views of the gardens. There is also a family bathroom with bath, separate shower, WC and washbasin. (jack & Jill doors to one en suite twin) One chair bed plus one double sofa bed is also available.

Outside there is a large enclosed garden with garden furniture for alfresco dining, herb garden and garden pond.

A gravelled drive provides parking for several cars and there is a detached garage for bike storage.

Non smoking.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms
Nearest beach Arnside 40 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 7 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Manchester, Leeds or Newcastle 120 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, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 4 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, 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 & 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 1-6 of 6

8 Sep 2014


"Amazing stay in the Yorkshire Dales!"

Stayed here for a few days waiting for the Tour de France to come through Yorkshire. The surrounding countryside is incredible on a bike, or on foot. I could easily have spent weeks here.Blissfully is… More

6 Aug 2014


"Truly a get away from everything holiday retreat"

This holiday house is truly a place to 'get away from it all'. Not for the nervous driver or person who needs to be in constant contact by mobile phone or wi-fi. Winding narrow country roads… More

15 Jul 2014



Just returned from this wonderful place for my 50th birthday.. The setting and the house are magnificent and ideal for large parties. Unfortunately one of our party took ill and we needed ambulance to… More

30 Nov 2013


"What a fabulous place"

I was lucky enough to spend my recent birthday in this beautiful property. We arrived on the Friday and then the following day we were joined by our family of grown ups, children and pets! The house… More

3 Sep 2013


"Beautiful House bathed in sunshine!"

We went up for the August Bank holiday with our three dogs. The weather was glorious. I have never been to that part of the dales before, it is a stunning and unspoilt valley with lot of walking avail… More

23 May 2013


"Ideal extended family location"

Very well equipped to a high standard . Substantial and interesting accommodation . The accommodation is warm at this time of year and is ideal for a family break or celebration . We went with our son… More

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