Tatham, Bentham near Settle, Yorkshire Dales - South
A stunning, semi-detached, stone barn conversion, in the small hamlet of Tatham on the rural outskirts of Bentham, 8 miles from Kirkby Lonsdale. Set within the grounds of the owner's farmhouse and boasting breathtaking countryside views, this beautifully converted accommodation offers stone floors with underfloor heating, a delightful, farmhouse kitchen and access from the lovely sitting room with woodburner to the charming patio garden, ideal for dining alfresco. Enjoy stunning walks across the moors, visit the nearby Great Stone or for the more energetic, take the famous Three Peaks challenge boasting views not to be missed! With Kirkby Lonsdale, Settle and Ingleton all nearby, this is an ideal base for groups of friends and families alike! Note: This cottage can be booked with Ref. 1964 to accommodate up to 17 people.
Six bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite wet room with shower, basin & WC, 1 x double, 2 x single, 1 x ground floor adult bunks, 1 x ground floor family room with 3 singles (2 are zip/link, can be king-size double on request). Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin & WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin & WC. Large modern kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room (seats 10) with woodburner & access via French windows to patio.
Oil central heating with underfloor heating on ground floor and woodburner in sitting room. Oil fired Alpha range cooker, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio/CD, small library of books/games/DVDs. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair. Large enclosed garden with patio, furniture & BBQ. Off road parking for 6 cars. Lockable bike storage. 2 well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop & pub 3 miles. Note: This owner requires a £100 refundable Good Housekeeping Bond payable upon arrival.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
About the location
Tatham Near Bentham
Wray 1 mile; Kirkby Lonsdale 8 miles; Settle 15 miles.
The charming country parish of Tatham lies on the northern fringe of the Forest of Bowland, close to the small village of Wray, with its tea room, garden centre, pub and renowned Scarecrow Festival in February. Also close by is the traditional Yorkshire market town of Bentham, and its highest point, The Great Stone of Fourstones. A relic of the Ice Age, stands on the boundary where Lancashire meets Yorkshire and has become a distinctive feature of the landscape, boasting spectacular views over the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales and the Forest of Bowland, whilst just to the north lies the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the famous three peaks of Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen-y-Ghent. The Forest of Bowland, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, stretches away to the south and offers a wide range of unspoilt landscapes and visitor facilities. Nearby Bentham boasts a range of amenities including a good variety of shops and in the surrounding area, a range of pubs and restaurants serving fine beers and good food can be found. With the market towns of Settle, Kirkby Lonsdale, Skipton and Kendal all within easy driving distance, this peaceful area has something for everyone!