Partridge Cottage, Barnacre Cottages
Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Partridge cottage is in our small, exclusive, private hamlet of five luxury stone cottages. With our own 14 acres of fields surrounded by woodland in the Forest of Bowland an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The cottages are all inspected annually by Quality in Tourism and are awarded the highest rating of 5* Gold, Mobility 1 assessed.
Winners of many local and National awards.
Partridge is a cosy 3 bedroomed cottage which can sleep 6 persons in one double and two twin bedrooms. A family bathroom and separate shower room.
The living/dining/kitchen area is all open plan with a superb hand painted fully equipped Mark Wilkinson kitchen with granite work surfaces. Comfy leather sofas, a stone fireplace with woodburning stove.To the rear is a fully enclosed garden area, particularly suitable for young children.
On site facilities include a tennis court and childrens play area and resident owners!
In a great location with walks from our door, visiting wildlife, pet chickens, ponies and lambs at springtime.
Ideal for visiting all areas of the North, yet just an hours drive from Manchester, Liverpool and the Lake District.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||32 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester 64 km, Nearest railway: Lancaster 14 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, 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||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set|
Northern England region
Barnacre is in the countryside, an area of outstanding natural beauty, the Forest of Bowland. Situated between the historic City of Lancaster and the bigger new City of Preston.
The cottages are on a hillside with great views across to the coast at Blackpool, the Lake District and even the Isle of Man. The small, attractive market town of Garstang, with the weekly market on the High St every Thursday, is just a couple of miles away. You can walk there from our door, through the fields and public footpaths.
We have great places to see and visit for all ages. Including local countryside festivals and events. Our cottages each contain information books and lots of helpful tourist information . Plus, we are resident owners and are on hand to assist if required.
Whilst our surrounding countryside is beautiful, there are many places that our guests wish to visit. A traditional place is the Lake District, usually Windermere and Ambleside, which can be reached in less than an hour from here. Lots of pretty villages and towns, amazing views, but also very busy.
Blackpool is a very famous seaside town just a 35 minute drive from here. The Pleasure Beach now has a Nickleodeon theme for younger children. The Pepsi Max roller coaster and other thrilling rides. An ice rink and shows. The Tower is worth a visit, with the ballroom that held the finals of the 'Strictly Come Dancing' in 2010, plus an amazing circus. Sandcastles is a tropical indoor pool on the promenade. The Illuminations in autumn on the promenade with tram and horse carriage rides.
The football grounds of Manchester City and United, plus Liverpool just an hour away, have been destinations to visit for a surprising number of guests. Whilst the city centre of Manchester for great shopping, Selfridges, Harvey Nichols and Jack Wiils has been popular. On a rainy day the huge indoor Trafford Centre with cinemas, the amazing Orient eating area and again great shopping and free car parking is worth a visit.
For shopping enthusiasts, the discount outlet centres of Cheshire Oaks, the smaller Fleetwood Freeport and Boundary Mill at Colne are good places to spend the day.
Further afield, maybe travel back in time to beautiful York and Chester, with ancient buildings and in York the famous Yorvic museum.
This part of England, both the countryside and the towns, has an abundance of beautiful places to spend time.
Leisure activities available in the area include:
Golf courses, pay and play , plus Royal Lytham and Birkdale
* freshwater fishing
* jet skiing
* outlet shopping
* bay fishing
* ice skating
* live theatre
* pier fishing
* sight seeing
* bird watching
* fly fishing
Shooting days, both clay and pheasant. Quad biking, country craft courses, Hedge Laying can all be arranged.
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30 Apr 2014
"Great holiday accomodation"
4 of us meet up once a year for a college re-union, and this has been the best so far. Excellent accomodation in the heart of the countryside while only a short drive to shops, pubs and restaurants. … More
16 Apr 2012
"Surpassed our expectations in every way."
Every bit of what we found at the Partridge was as expected ... or better. Terry and Sue made us feel as if we are part of their own family for our 11-day stay. The accommodations were perfect for our… More
3 Jan 2011
"We had a superb week at Barnacre Cottages"
We booked to stay at Barnacre Cottages so that we could see family over Christmas, but at the same time have some space to ourselves. We stayed in Partridge Cottage which sleeps six. When we arrived… More
27 Oct 2010
"Barnacre cottages are lovely."
I have returned to Barnacre several times since first discovering it 5 or 6 years ago (through Premier Cottages brochure). It is my Mum's favourite place in the whole country and we have stayed i… More
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