Greengates Farm

Brackenbottom near Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Dales (Ref. 12171)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    7

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Horton-in-Ribblesdale 0.7 miles. This detached, mid 18th century, Grade II listed former farmhouse is set amidst open countryside in the hamlet of Brackenbottom, close to the village of Horton-in-Ribblesdale, in the heart of Three Peaks country. Boasting many original features including exposed beams, this Horton-in-Ribblesdale cottage has four bedrooms providing flexible sleeping accommodation for families and groups of friends. At this Horton-in-Ribblesdale cottage there is a warming woodburning stove in the farmhouse style kitchen, with the comfortable sitting room offering a cosy open fire, so after a busy day, relax in front of the fire before retiring to one of the bedrooms for a good night's sleep. This Horton-in-Ribblesdale cottage has an enclosed lawned garden, which children and your four-legged friends are sure to enjoy, plus on a sunny evening, why not light the barbecue and treat your party to a spot of alfresco dining? Horton-in-Ribblesdale is within walking distance, where you will find two pubs and a shop, plus the famous Settle-Carlisle Railway passes through the village. Close by is the market town of Settle, and a number of other delightful towns and villages. This Horton-in-Ribbledale cottage is an excellent base for walking, cycling and exploring this spectacular area at any time of the year.

Accommodation

Four bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link can be a twin on request), 2 x double, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area and woodburning stove. Pantry. Sitting room (seats 6) with open fire. External utility.

Amenities

Oil central heating with woodburning stove in dining area and open fire in sitting room. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer in pantry, washing machine in external utility, TV with basic Sky, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi. Oil, gas and electricity inc. in rent. Fuel for woodburning stove and open fire available on an honesty box basis. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot. Off road parking for 5 cars. Bike storage in external utility. Enclosed rear lawned garden with furniture and BBQ. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk. Note: WiFi is intermittent due to the property being in a rural location.

About the location

HORTON-IN-RIBBLESDALE

Settle 6 miles; Ingleton 10 miles.

This beautiful Ribblesdale village sits within the National Park and provides home to lots of pretty traditional Dales buildings, a lovely Norman church and two pubs. The surrounding countryside is magnificent, offering the ideal location for fell walking, with the famous Three Peaks Walk, Pen-Y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough offering some of the most challenging walks in the country. The famous Settle-Carlisle Railway passes through the village and passes some of the most beautiful and inspiring upland scenery in the country. The Ribblehead viaduct, completed in 1870 is a magnificent structure and the sight of a steam train passing across the top is one not to be missed. The nearby market town of Settle offers a wide variety of pubs and restaurants whilst the market square is a real delight featuring the Shambles, an historic 3-storey building with shops on two levels and houses above, and the Town Hall. The Victoria Hall is a cinema at weekends (Fri & Sat) and offers other activities such as folk nights throughout the year. Natural attractions such as Malham Cove and Gordale Scar are within easy reach, as are the nearby Dales towns of Skipton and Malham and the delightful villages of Ingleton and Hawes.

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