Studio | sleeps 2
Lovely period cottage believed to date back to 16th century housing with character & original features. Arguably, one of the oldest cottages in Poulton this property just oozes character and charm.
Formally a farmhouse, this unique cottage offers the more discerning visitor to Fylde & Wyre accommodation close to coast & Blackpool. The studio apartment as the name suggests is housed in what was formally The Dairy attached to the farmhouse. The cottage is situated in the ancient market town of Poulton-Le-Fylde with its medieval stocks & picturesque buildings.
The cottage is within walking distance of numerous restaurants, pubs, golf club, swimming pool & other amenities.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, Studio|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester 64 km, Nearest railway: Poulton-Le-Fylde 2 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
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Further details indoors||
Occupying part of a lovely period cottage believed to date back to 16th century ousing with character & original features. Formally a farmhouse, this unique cottage offers the more discerning visitor to Fylde & Wyre accommodation close to coast & Blackpool. Situated in the ancient market town of Poulton-Le-Fylde with its medieval stocks & picturesque buildings.The cottage is within walking distance of numerous restaurants, pubs, golf club, swimming pool & other amenities. Although not traditionally associated with tourism, Poulton-Le-Fylde is fast becoming the choice for those visitors who do not want to stay in heavily commercialised resorts.
Part of the former home of Hollywood actress & musical hall entertainer Tessie O'Shea and featured in the book 'Around Poulton-Le-Fylde'. Authentic, yet equipped with all modern facilities having only recently been extensively refurbished to a very high standard.
Roses around the door, fruit trees in garden & golf course to rear - perfect. A traditional English cottage that has all amenities just short stroll away. Patio and garden. This well equipped studio apartment occupies part of the ground floor with French doors that open out onto lovely views across an established garden.
The Dairy, as the name suggests, was originally a working Dairy when the cottage was a farmhouse. This unit is perfect for those who like self catering but find hiring a whole cottage for 2 people unnecessary. Easy access to patio and gardens. Shared laundry facilities with main house.
|Further details outdoors||
The garden is shared by the main house
Smoking only allowed outside in the garden or on patio
Northern England region
Lancashire is full of great fun, exciting activities and amazing attractions to entertain the whole family during the holidays. Whether you visit for a refreshing break or an enjoyable day out, you can be sure to be met with Lancashire's renowned warmth and friendliness.
The districts of Lancashire each have their own character and charm. Some are centred on cities and town, others embrace rivers, valleys and rural villages. Some are steeped in the heritage of the Industrial Revolution, others are more medieval. Some lie in the rugged hills, others on the coastal plains. Each one is worth getting to know individually. Together they make up Lancashire in all its glory, the perfect getaway destination. Mulberry Cottage is nestled in the heart of Lancashire in the borough of Wyre where unspoilt countryside goes hand in hand with market towns and traditional seaside resorts.
Weather and climate:
Whatever the season, the British weather is liable to change from day to day, so bring lots of layers.
Early spring is usually cold but can be accompanied by blue skies, while mid-spring can often be wet, with average temperatures between 6-10C. May however, can bring blazing sunshine, up to 18C.
most days in summer are warm, but evenings can be cool. Temperatures average 14-20C, although it can be up to around 32C on some days.
Early autumn can be very warm but the tail end can be cold and wet. Temperatures fluctuate around the 7-14C mark.
Winter (December-early March):
Winter sees Britain's shortest and coldest days (about 7-8 hours of daylight) but these can be crisp and bright. Temperatures are liable to fluctuate around the 1-5C mark.
The historic market town of Poulton-le-Fylde home to this wonderful cottage has, along with its villages, plenty to offer visitors. For great walking routes follow the River Wyre and Lancaster Canal into the country. Plus the ever popular tourist resort of Blackpool is right on your doorstep.
Blackpool is a town full of firsts: taller, faster roller coasters, bigger clubs, even the biggest mirror ball in the world plus world-class shows, cosmopolitan restaurants, vibrant nightlife, an active sports scene and breathtakingly beautiful scenery closeby. Visit the Forest of Bowland an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - rural countryside that includes the famous landmark Pendle Hill. Forest of Bowland offers plenty of opportunity for quiet enjoyment such as walking, cycling, fishing and horse riding.
Explore the trail of the Pendle Witches, the Pendle Way and the Pennine Cycleway, into Bronte Country and the magical hamlet of Wycoller. Further afield yet easily accessible from Mulberry cottage is the world renowned Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and cities of Manchester, Chester and the European city of culture – Liverpool. Take a ferry from Fleetwood and visit the Isle of Man. If you love golf then Royal Lytham and many other fabulous golf courses are just a short drive away. The list is endless!
Although not traditionally associated with tourism, Poulton-Le-Fylde is fast becoming the choice for those visitors who do not want to stay in heavily commercialised resorts.15 mins drive allows easy access to the ever popular coastal resorts of Blackpool, Cleveleys & Lytham & all they have to offer.1/2 hr from AONB Forest of Bowland, 1 hr from Yorkshire Dales and 1 hr from the awe inspiring Lake District. 40 mins from Manchester, Liverpool & Chester 1hr. Popular with golfers championship links golf courses closeby see golf section.
Poulton-Le-Fylde is just 15 mins in land from the Fylde Coast in Lancashire North West of England. 15 mins drive to popular tourist resort of Blackpool, Cleveleys and Lytham. Blackpool has numerous tourist attractions such as the famous Pleasure Beach, splashland aqua park, zoo, illuminations, 3 piers, the golden mile, miles of sandy beaches, many theatres, Funny Girls etc The north west coast is England's Golf Coast being home to 3 of the top-20 and seven of the top-36 courses in UK & Ireland.
Three of the links courses are among the WORLD'S top-75! Highest concentration of championship links golf in the world! Take a trip to the countryside just 1/2 hr to Forest of bowland, 1 hr to Yorkshire dales & 1hr to the beautiful Lake district. For shopping, a 40 min trip will find you in the Trafford Centre Manchester or try Freeport Fleetwood for duty free shopping. Fancy skiing? Adjacent to Trafford centre is Chill Factore Manchester indoor ski slope. Liverpool & Chester also just 1hr away
At the heart of England's Golf Coast & under 5 miles from Blackpool, there are 4 superb courses in Lancashire, located around Lytham and St Annes just 20 mins drive from Mulberry Cottage. Seaside links courses where the irresistible forces of sea, sand & nature combine to provide a challenge, second to none for dedicated golfers at all skills levels. Follow in the triumphant footsteps of golfing greats like Jack Nicklaus, Seve Ballesteros & Tiger Woods at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Course, regular home to the legendary Open Championship, where the world's best golfers do battle along its hallowed fairways, for the supreme award in British Golf. Since 1901, St Annes Old Links Golf Course has offered the purest of links experiences.
Its fairways nestled between dunes & subject to the unpredictable coastal weather offer a demanding course as traditional & historic as they come. Fairhaven Golf Club has all the characteristics of a traditional links course, including a sand sub-soil, allowing year-round golf, whilst being entirely surrounded by trees & open farm land. It is not only a beautiful place to play golf but it lives up fully to its designation as a 'Championship' course. Lytham Green Drive Golf Club is a flat, parkland course with tree-lined fairways & good greens. It has hosted Open Championship qualifying rounds & is regarded as one of the best courses on the Fylde Coast. If all that wasn't enough just behind the cottage is the local course!!
Many attractions in Blackpool, Funpark,aquapark, piers, birdwatching in Wyre. Bowling, karting, countryside walks, traditional pubs, parachute jump