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Delightful Cottage With Outstanding Views



Updated: 07-Dec-2016
Cottage in Oxenhope, Nr Haworth - Peacefu Location, Half A Mile From All Local Amenities

Welcoming one bedroom cottage in the heart of Oxenhope. Located near Haworth, home of the literary greats, The Bronte Sisters. Surrounded by open countryside, it is ideally situated for walkers & cyclists alike. For the less active, enjoy the peace and relaxation Stone Cottage has to offer. Stone Cottage is also a great base for exploring the rest of Yorkshire.

Fully equipped for all your needs.

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

My partner Tony & I were looking to invest in another property in Oxenhope, being the place where we live. We didn't want to just rent the cottage out full time, we wanted to also provide a service so we decided to go down the route of holiday letting. As we live in the area we knew all the advantages that came with it. We wanted to create a holiday home that we would be pleased to arrive at ourselves, and to provide the basics of everyday life. We both work in the city so it is lovely to come home to the peace & quite of rural life.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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Sep 2014 - J & A - Derbyshire

Cottage & location idyllic. Did everything we intended to do, Oxenhope to Keighley steam train. Walk to Top Withens & the Railway Children Walk. Visits to Haworth, Skipton, Saltaire and Bolton Abbey. A fabulous week, to be repeated.

Aug 2014 Ian & Diane

Excellent cottage, beautiful area - walk to Bronte Falls & Top Withens a must. In Haworth, try River Street Café for fresh home made food. Dog & Gun & Grouse excellent food.

July 2014 - P & R - Cambridgeshire

Wonderful, well equipped cottage. We had a fantastic peaceful holiday. We enjoyed the room at the top of the stairs, reading and watching the sunset and the fantastic views.

June 2014 - C & D - Canada

We have thoroughly enjoyed our time here at Stone Cottage. We have seen a great deal in the week and only wish we could stay longer. Just fell in love with the area and it's people, thank you.

May 2014 - Z & N - East Sussex

Brilliant peaceful stay. Our first trip to Yorkshire and we have not been disappointed. Lovely cottage and lovely attentive hosts, what more could you ask for. We will definitely be back, we feel we haven't scratched the surface in exploring this beautiful part of the country.
Nov 2012
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8 Reviews

based on 8 holidaymaker reviews


Lovely Property

  • 4 of 5

Lovely property and really well equipped with plenty of crockery and all the utensils you would ever need. Especially liked the open fire on the December chilly evenings !!

Only slight negative was would be good to have had a spare duvet on hand for the sofa bed when my wife had to escape from my loud snoring !! She had to make do with just a blanket.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review our cottage and for your nice comments. We only provide bedding for the sofa bed when pre-arranged, usually when being used for a third person.
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Relaxing holiday in a cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely week in this comfortable and welcoming cottage. Highly recommended for couples. We relaxed by the fire, read books and watched the sun go down by the picture window on the mezzanine floor. Much to explore in the area. I hope we'll return.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely comments and we hope to see you again in the future
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nestled in Oxenhope

  • 4 of 5

the cottage had everything I needed: a comfortable bed, kitchen requisites, living room wifi etc,

I only wished I could have managed some walks because the surrounding area begged for that! But I did manage two things that were top on my agenda. I found the family farm and church re my Woodhead forbears and in Leeds the church(now the Minster) where my great great great grandparents-John Fox and Elizabeth Christiana Clarkson were married in 1817! And also located Call Lane which was only a street or two away from the Minster. Just a few small things, but they are important to me.

The other thing I wanted was to stoke my writing and perhaps inspire some new stories. That also happened. The environment, a West Yorkshire village, was totally different in what it invoked to the other cottage I stayed in in Wester Ross in Scotland. And the two kernels of the stories that will come from them also are quite naturally very different.

So, while I was restricted by my physical limitations with the walking- and a little daunted by the driving environment! - I did manage to get a sense of the place.

Sadly, it turned out, I didn't meet my delightful neighbour until the last day.

Thankyou Dianne.

I hope that your medical appointment went well.


p.s. when I get my Yorkshire tales up and running I may send you one or two to see what you think!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments Lavinia. It's a shame you were restricted as you have missed out on a wonderful part of our Country. Wishing you all the best for the future. Take care Diane
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Super bolt-hole

  • 5 of 5

Have just spent a glorious week in this lovely cottage. Everything you need for a cosy, peaceful stay. The mezzanine provides a fanastic outlook whilst reading or day-dreaming! A first time visit to this area of Yorkshire but hopefully not the last as the walking was superb with fantastic views (especially with the warmest spell this spring). The steam train ride at weekends is a must.

Whatever you do Stone Cottage is always there to warmly welcome you home.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for taking the time to give us this lovely review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. All the best Diane
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  • 5 of 5

Stone cottage is delightful, cosy, and comfortable with all the facilities you need for a walking/sightseeing holiday. Lovely area, lots to see and do. File of info very useful as was the drying room ! Plan to return.

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A Wonderful retreat in Bronte Country

  • 5 of 5

What a super little cottage this, well equipped and maintained by its owners it is a little gem. Great for a getaway in the Yorkshire countryside and very convenient being just a brisk walk (circa 2 miles) from Howarth - or if feeling lazy - take the train and pretend to be one of the “Railway Children” or the bus which stops right outside the door – brilliant.

Stone cottage has everything a couple or a family of 3 needs for a great self-catering vacation or if you want to dine out we can heartily recommend the Dog & Gun, sadly we did not have time to try the many other local restaurants and pubs.

Would we stay here again – mostly definitely

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Being from the area, we new all the benefits Bronte Country has to offer. With many public footpaths from the door, Penistone Hill, Bronte Falls, Top Withins, Millenium Way, Circular Walk, Worth Valley Railway, Haworth, Stanbury & Hebden Bridge are all within easy reach. Stone Cottage is close to all local amenities. The towns of Colne and Keighley are within a short driving distance. Oxenhope is also a great base for visiting the Yorkshire Dales, Skipton and The Lakes and for exploring the North of England.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Leeds & Bradford at 17 Miles Nearest Ferry : Hull or Liverpool at 60 Miles Nearest Train : Oxenhope at 1 Miles Nearest Motorway : M62 at 12 Miles

Special interest holidays:

On 6th July 2014, Le Tour De France passed our door. Bring your blikes along and explore the local area and follow the same route as Stage 2. There is plenty of secure storage space available on site. Come and be a part of the legacy.

***** Exclusive Offer - two nights from Friday Sep 18, only £150 *****


The distance to the East Coast is approx 90 miles (Bridlington)

The distance tot the West Coast is approx 60 miles (Blackpool)


Leeds Bradford Airport - 17 miles

Manchester Airport - 45 miles

Hull Ferry Terminal - 80 miles

Liverpool Ferry Terminal - 63 miles

The distances are approximate.


Near pub half a mile, nearest shop one mile

Haworth Village - 2 miles

Stanbury Village - 2 miles

Keighley - 5 miles

Hebden Bridge - 6 miles

Colne - 9 miles

Skipton (Market Town) - 12 miles

Ilkley Spar Town - 15 miles

Harrogate (Spa Town) - 30 miles

Further Details:

There are four traditional country pubs in Oxenhope, all of which serve food. In Haworth, just 2 miles away, there are many shops, restaurants, bars and cafés. The supermarkets are approximately 5 miles away, however, Oxenhope has it's own Late Shop. Further information on the local area is provided at the cottage. Hebden Bridge, where there are many shops, bars & restaurants, is only 8 miles. The Market town of Skipton aka 'The Gateway to the Dales' is just 14 miles away, making Oxenhope a great base for exploring Yorkshire and The Lakes.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
29 Oct 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
Christmas 2016
23 Dec 2016 - 29 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
New Year
30 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A deposit of £50 per week is required to secure your booking and the balance payable 8 weeks prior to arrival by bank transfer. During high season, min nights stay is 7 unless there is last minute availability. If you have any times in mind that are outside our norm, please just ask.
Prices are based on two adults sharing. Under 3's stay for free, however there is an extra charge of £5 per night for a third person or using the sofa bed.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday (Weekly bookings). Arrival time 3pm and departure time 11am. May be more flexible in low season or last minute, please ask.

Notes on prices:
Prices are correct at time of uploading, however, these can be subject to change. Please contact for confirmation. Prices are based on 2 adults sharing. Under 3's stay free providing they sleep in the travel cot. If you are searching last minute and want less nights, if we have availability please ask for a quote.

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From the Owner

Benefit from the tranquility of Stone Cottage, a real hideaway from everyday life. Sit back and relax in front of an open fire. Enjoy a little bit of luxury from sleeping on a king size memory foam mattress with egyptian cotton bed linen. Watch a DVD in the comfort on your own holiday home on a modern 32" TV. If you're not a tele addict, there is a mezzanine floor with a small liberary which can be used as a quiet seating area. An initial supply of coal (during the winter months), power and background heating are all included. There are wonderful views of the countryside surrounding Stone Cottage and can be seen from every window. Free fibre broadband throughout and off road parking available.

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...


  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • tennis


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Spacious bathroom with white suite, shower over bath, heated towel rail and shaver point. Lovely Egyptian cotton towels are provided.


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot, Memory foam king size bed for a great nights sleep
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 3 (1 Bedroom) 1 sofa bed Notes on bedrooms: Stylish bedroom with king size bed, plenty of storage with a triple wardrobe, chest of drawers and bed side units, hair-dryer and ipod dock. Enjoy the comfort of a good nights sleep on the memory foam mattress and Egyptian cotton bedding.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Free Fibre Broadband throughout. Private off road parking 50 yards from the property or outside on a first come first served basis. Initial supply of coal is supplied in winter. Background heating and power are included in the rental price. Outside: South facing courtyard with outdoor table & chairs and BBQ Utility Room: Washing machine and table top freezer. Ample space for storing walking boots and coats, cycles, golf clubs, fishing tackle etc. Changeover day is Saturday. Bed linen and towels are included. Other: From the open staircase there is a mezzanine landing with a double sofa bed that can be used for a third person. Or an area where you can sit and enjoy the fabulous views. There are also a few books & games for your entertainment + Bluetooth Mini HiFi Contact for late deal holiday prices, you may just grab a bargain! Treat you and your partner to a weekend away, any two nights from now and until Dec 18th, only £150

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