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Large Edwardian Villa Set In Mature Woodland Gardens With Panoramic Views

People19
Bedrooms 10
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House in Giggleswick, Nr. Settle, Yorkshire Dales - Set in the National Park, only 20 minutes walk from the market town of Settle

Woodlands was built in 1905 as a gentlemen’s country residence. It sits at the end of a quiet road ten minutes walk from picturesque Giggleswick village in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The enchanting Lord’s Wood borders the house to the west and there are spectacular views from the terrace over the Ribble Valley to the east. A 15 minute walk down The Mains takes you to the pretty market town of Settle, with shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs, as well as a theatre and swimming pool.


Owner
David
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2017

About David

I fell in love with the Yorkshire Dales and Giggleswick in 2005, spending most weekends here since. I found Woodlands in 2009 and finally moved here in 2011.

When I'm not looking after the house I'm in the hills walking, running, on the bike or just hanging out with my dog Chip.

David purchased this house in 2009

Why David chose Giggleswick

Woodlands is definitely a balance of both both worlds - it's on the edge of the village of Giggleswick - leave by the back door and there is nothing by the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Walk down the drive at the front and Settle is only twenty minutes walk - shops, cafes, pubs.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'The house is fabulous, we all loved it!'



"Thank you so much for a wonderful week, the house is fantastic and we have enjoyed our stay very much...I can't tell you how grateful we are to have spent time in this wonderful house and thank you for looking after us. Not only will we be back, but we will be telling many people how amazing this place is."



"Michael (our caretaker) was friendly and helpful without being intrusive - a great combination."
Sep 2010
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Giggleswick in Yorkshire Dales

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 19
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • House bathroom, Shower room and en-suites.
Bedrooms:
  • 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 19
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 19 (10 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bed 1, 4 poster bed, ensuite. Bed 2 and 3, Double bed, ensuite. Bed 4, King-size/twin beds, ensuite. Bed 5, double bed. Bed 6, single bed. Bed 7, King-size bed, cast iron claw foot bath. Bed 8, 3 single beds. Bed 9, double bed. Study, single bed.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The house sleeps 19 people in 10 bedrooms with comfortable beds. Dogs and well behaved children welcome. Midweek breaks from £750 for 4 nights - ideal for corporate away days or walking holidays. Outside: The house is set in mature wooded gardens, there are 2 small lawns and a large terrace overlooking the valley. Outdoor dining for 20 plus. 2 BBQs. There is a discreet private path to access the local indoor pool near by. Utility Room: Pantry, washing machine, microwave, gas hob, oven, fridge/freezer. Separate drying room. Other: Drawing room, Large inglenook fireplace, views over the terrace to the Ribble valley TV/DVD/CD.

Reviews

5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)

5

Beautiful house and an amazing setting

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The rental process was straight forward. Beautiful period property well looked after and an amazing setting. The perfect backdrop to creating some special family memories!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time here 12adults for a 70th birthday and a murder mystery week. Walking distance to pub and shops, no one disturbed us and house was magnificent, a credit to the owner. Would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
28 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£3,353
for 7 nights
From
£479
 
 
early autum
1 Sep 2017 - 14 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£767
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
mid autumn
15 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£617
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
late autum
27 Oct 2017 - 7 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
From
£617
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
pre xmas
8 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
From
£700
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
xmas and ny 17
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,529
for 7 nights
From
£647
 
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Spring
4 May 2018 - 24 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£700
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
may half term
25 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£3,199
for 7 nights
From
£457
 
 
early summer
1 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
From
£767
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
ny2018
28 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£4,950
for 7 nights
£4,950
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
From
£600
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £200
Pet Fee £0

Booking Notes:
We need a £500 deposit (or £800 for full weeks) to confirm booking, the balance being due 8 weeks prior.

Changeover Day:
Monday or Friday from 4pm

Notes on prices:
Please see our website for up to date prices and availability. Weekend breaks from £29 per person per night.

Mid-week breaks - 4 nights from only £750 - £10 per person per night

Discounts on 3 night weekend stays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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