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Rowan House

Giggleswick near Settle, Yorkshire Dales - South (Ref. 398)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Giggleswick 1 mile. A magnificent stone-built house, constructed in traditional Dales style.

Situated in a wonderful elevated hillside position about 1 mile from the village of Giggleswick.

The spacious but cosy accommodation is very well equipped and furnished.

The house boasts superb views of the surrounding limestone countryside.

Excellent walking country and golf, swimming, fishing and riding are all available locally.

A wonderful base for exploring the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District is within easy touring distance.

Rowan House adjoins Willow Cottage and is close to Holly Lodge and together they can accommodate up to 16 people.


Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 2 x twin. Three piece bathroom with shower over bath. Delightful beamed sitting room, feature fireplace and stove. Large fitted kitchen with large separate dining area. Ground floor WC with handbasin.


  • Electric storage heaters with stove in sitting room
  • Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, automatic washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD player
  • Electricity and 1 bag of fuel for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Large garden (shared with property refs 652 & 993) and private sitting area with garden furniture
  • Ample off road parking
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile.

About the location


Settle 1 mile; Malham 6 miles; Skipton 16 miles.

This delightful Ribblesdale village lies below a limestone scar (part of the Craven fault) and just across the river from the bustling market town of Settle. It’s an incredibly pretty place with sturdy houses and cottages, many dating back to the 17th century as the ‘date stones’ over their doorways will confirm. Today the village is still centred around the beautiful St Alkelda’s church, which dates back to the 12th century and the well-known landmark of the domed chapel at the famous Giggleswick School, which dominates the village skyline. Giggleswick itself has two pubs, whilst the wide ranging amenities of the nearby market town of Settle are within easy walking distance. Further afield is the town of Ingleton with its splendid waterfall walk and of course (for the serious walker) the Three Peaks are nearby.

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