Maltkiln Cottage At Crook Hall Farm
Bispham Green, Cumbria & The Lake District
An outstanding detached, brick-built, former farm building on a working farm on the edge of the pretty village of Bispham Green, ten miles from Southport. This cosy Lancashire cottage has been thoughtfully converted to provide superb facilities over one floor, yet it still retains the immense character and charm of the original dwelling. Modern styling and elegant furnishings are evident throughout the accommodation in this Lancashire cottage, which features a spacious living room with crook beams and exposed brickwork, a stylish kitchen, a lovely bedroom with en-suite bathroom, and a delightful private garden. The owners have private freshwater ponds, where free fishing is available. Nearby there are many interesting things to do and see including the Cedar Farm Galleries, Rufford Old Hall and Formby Point, which boasts a large area of beach, sand dunes and pine woods, which are still home to the red squirrel. This Lancashire cottage makes a great touring base, with the Lake District, the western Dales and the Trough of Bowland just an hours drive. A fabulous Lancashire cottage, and a perfect romantic retreat whatever the time of year. Note: This property can be booked with Ref 12303 to accommodate 6 people.
All ground floor. One double bedroom with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with sofa bed and electric stove.
LPG central heating with electric stove. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV, DVD, CD/radio, small library of books/DVDs. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Garden with patio, furniture and BBQ. Bike storage available. Fishing on owner’s private ponds. Fishing tuition with on-site fishing instructor available at additional cost (all necessary tackle and bait provided). Please contact owner directly for more information. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk. Note: Fishing ponds on-site, please ensure children are supervised at all times.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
About the location
Southport 10 miles.
Steeped in history, in the lovely West Lancashire village of Bispham Green, once famous for its basket weaving, is home to a scattering of traditional brick-built cottages, old farmhouses and barn conversions, all surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside, and offering a number of country pubs, renowned locally for excellent service and fine cuisine. This is a quiet and peaceful area, with many things to do and see, including the Martin Mere nature reserve, Mere Sands Wood, and the heritage market town of Ormskirk. The classic Victorian seaside town of Southport is just a short drive, and offers some of the finest golf courses in Britain, excellent shopping, a beautiful promenade, the annual Southport Flower Show and the not-to-be-missed annual Air Show. With excellent road and rail links to Manchester, Cumbria and the Lakes, Liverpool with its colourful heritage and the western Dales, this is a location that is worth discovering whatever the time of year.