Spen Holiday House

sleeps 10 10
5 bedrooms 5
4 bathrooms 4
2 dogs allowed 2
family friendly
5 star5 star5 star5 star5 star
Looks out over garden and greeneryRural

Cottage with exposed beams, Rural, Looks out over garden and greenery

High Bentham 3 miles. This stone-built, semi-detached south-facing barn conversion cottage is situated in the secluded and unspoilt woodland valley of the River Hindburn, just three miles from High Bentham on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It has been developed to a high specification and offers breathtaking views of the local countryside and features first-class accommodation. Individually styled and furnished by the current owners, this fabulous Bentham cottage exudes style and character, with modern features including underfloor heating and state-of-the-art lighting. There is a spacious open plan living area with a central woodburning stove and bi-fold doors with access to the lovely patio area. Spacious and bright, the living area exudes real style and the modern kitchen includes a ceramic hob, warming ovens and a beautiful centre island. Upstairs, the master bedroom is a masterpiece of design, with a spectacular layout which includes an en-suite with modern slipper bath sat on a pedestal of natural stone tiling and a feature window to take in the beautiful views. A beautiful second floor bedroom built into the eaves includes a delightful en-suite with travertine tiling, Velux windows and a myriad of original crook beams to create a lovely luxurious feel to the suite. A third double bedroom overlooks the river and is set out in a more traditional manner and again boasts original ceiling beams. Two main bathrooms, one with a claw-footed bath further enhance the luxurious feel of this outstanding Bentham cottage. The village of Bentham boasts a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants serving fine beers and good food. The Forest of Bowland, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, stretches away to the south and offers a wide range of unspoilt landscapes, whilst the famous Three Peaks of Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen-y-Ghent provide fantastic walking opportunities. The market towns of Settle, Kirkby Lonsdale, Kendal and Skipton are all within easy driving distance, making this Bentham cottage a luxurious retreat in a fabulous location.

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Leisure facilities & entertainment:

internet access tv

Accommodation layout and features:

microwave dishwasher freezer laundry facilities
bath ensuite shower  towels

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Central heating open fire Wood stove parking garden Exposed beamsWelcome pack

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Family friendly features:

Family Friendly High Chair

Dog friendly features:

dogs allowed

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Tatham, Lancashire
Nearest city: Settle 15 mile(s)


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Spen House is a semi-detached farmhouse near to the town of High Bentham on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The cottage sleeps ten people and has five bedrooms, four doubles (two with en-suites) and one twin along with two family bathrooms. There is also an open plan living area with a fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area with a woodburning stove. Outside the cottage is off road parking and a spacious garden with outdoor furniture and a barbecue. Set in glorious countryside, Spen House is a luxury property in a stunning part of the country.

The market town of High Bentham has a weekly cattle market, shops and a choice of pubs. The market towns of Settle, Kirkby Lonsdale, Skipton and Kendal are all within easy driving distance.

Five bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x king-size double with TV and en-suite slipper bath, basin and WC, 1 x second floor double with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.

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More about luxury holidays in Lancashire

Lancashire hosts a fantastic collection of great destinations for a luxury self-catering holiday. Home to the most popular seaside resort in England, Blackpool, as well as the beautiful Awarded Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Forest of Bowland, you’re bound to find the perfect location for a relaxing and enjoyable retreat. There is plenty to discover whilst on your visit including medieval monasteries, Bronze Age burial sites and ancient Roman ruins. However if history isn’t really your thing there is also the celebrated Ribble way that is great for hiking, or Gisburn forest for anyone who enjoys cycling. Also if none of those take your fancy there is always the vibrant city of Lancaster, the amazing seaside resort of Blackpool or the ancient market town of Clitheroe to keep you entertained. If you’re looking to find something unique for your luxury accommodation then search for Luxury log cabins to add an extra special feel to your trip.

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