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Charming And Comfortable Farm Cottage In Spectacular Garden Setting



Updated: 28-Sep-2016
Cottage in Low Bentham, Yorkshire Dales, England - Peaceful Location, In Grassland Farm Area, One Mile From Low Bentham

Beautiful rural setting. The stone built cottage is adjacent to the farmhouse with full central heating included in the price. There is a shop in Low Bentham 1 mile away and many shops in the market town of High Bentham almost 2 miles away. Lancaster is 13 miles west and Kendal 23 miles north. The cottage is ideally situated for exploring all that the area has to offer. The Forest of Bowland is to the south, the Yorkshire Dales to the east (Ingleborough and 'Three Peaks' area 4 miles away), the Howgills and the Lake District to the north and the coast 15 miles to the west.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Bookable online

About the Owner


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Guestbook comments from the owner

"Back for the second visit to your lovely cottage and gardens. We have been coming to Yorkshire for over 20 years and none of the cottages we have stayed in his come up to the standard fo your beautiful home. We have enjoyed out stay with you and thank you for your kindness and hope we may see you again."

"Will definitely return! Everything one would need. Great location and house. A1!!!"

"Our third visit to Holmes Farm and just as good as the first"

"Our fourth visit to Holmes Farm and all spot on as usual"

"Perfect! Look forward to our return"
Jan 2014
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Activity and Interests

Special interest holidays:

Walking: Innumerable opportunities for walking of all kinds and difficulty either from the cottage door or within easy reach.

Cycling: Very good cycling country for all levels of ability. Excellent local mountain biking with a full range of technical challenges on a wide variety of terrain.

Bird Watching: Woods, moorland, river valleys, coastal estuaries, the vast expanse of Morecambe Bay, and RSPB sanctuary at Leighton Moss (12 miles).

Pot holing: This is one of the main areas for potholing in the UK.

Climbing: Local limestone scars in plenty and much more in nearby Lake District.


Morecambe Bay lies approximately 15 miles to west. There are bird sanctuaries, peaceful estuaries, and coastal walks available.


The nearest railway stations are Wennington (1.25 miles) and High Bentham (2 miles) but these are small branch line stations. Lancaster(13 miles) is on the main west coast line.

The M6 motorway is 10 miles away.

The nearest airports are Manchester (approx 1.25 hours away), Liverpool (approx 1.25 hours), Leeds and Bradford (approx 1.25 hours) and Blackpool (approx 1 hour).


1 mile to Low Bentham

2 miles to High Bentham

4 miles to Ingleton

8 miles to Kirkby Lonsdale

12 miles to Settle

13 miles to Lancaster

23 miles to Kendal

Further Details:

Sightseeing: all sorts of scenic routes, coastal, farm land, dales, moorland and Lakes.

Theatres and Cinemas: There are cinemas and theatres in Lancaster, Morecambe, Kendal and Ambleside.

Eating out: A very large selection of pubs, cafes, and restaurants are within easy reach.

Local Caves: White Scar cave in Ingleton and Ingleborough Cave in Clapham have guided walks along prepared routes underground and are a strong tourist attraction.

Ingleton Waterfalls walk follows a spectacular river gorge with many waterfalls and stunning scenery attracting many visitors from all over the UK.

Full details of all facilities are set out in an information folder in the cottage.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 11
1 Oct 2016 - 21 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Standard Rate
22 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 13
29 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Rate 14
24 Dec 2016 - 30 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 15
31 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Booking can be done directly from the website, by telephone or by email.
A non refundable 50% deposit is required at booking and the balance is payable on arrival.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday. We request that the cottage is vacated by 10am on the day of departure. New arrivals are welcome any time from 2 pm on the Saturday.

Notes on prices:
Short breaks are available from 3 January to 28 March 2015 and 31 October to 19 December 2015. The charge is £110 for 2 nights and £150 for 3 nights and £45 for each additional night.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 28-Sep-2016
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Property Type

  • cottage


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Television


  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • rural


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with large shower, heated towel rail, shaving socket, toilet and washbasin.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom one with double bed. Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Built in wardrobes, radio/clock alarm, and electric blankets in both rooms.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Extremely comfortable and up to date facilities, full central heating. Constant hot water. Outside: Ample parking outside cottage door. Spectacular landscaped gardens extending to almost 1 acre with ponds and many other features. There are sitting out areas, with garden seats and tables. Situated in 130 acres of grassland, with connecting local footpaths. Utility Room: A washing machine and dryer are provided and there are deep freeze facilities in an adjoining building. Secure storage is available for bicycles. Linen is provided. Towels and tea towels can be hired for a small fee if required. The property is thoroughly cleaned and linen changed after each letting. Other: There is a 'games' room on the ground floor with table and chairs and a large selection of games, books, videos and DVD's.

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