4 Helwith Bridge Cottages

Helwith Bridge near Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Dales (Ref. 26035)

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Cottage features

  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

This terraced cottage is located in the quiet hamlet of Helwith Bridge, in the heart of the famous Three Peaks area of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Fully restored by the current owners, this Three Peaks cottage offers excellent accommodation in an ideal countryside location. Finished to a high standard throughout, with modern contemporary styling, this Helwith cottage is full of warmth and character and features a cosy sitting room with lovely woodburner set in a feature fire surround. The stylish kitchen/diner incorporates modern Velux windows to create a wonderfully light and welcoming space, and French doors lead you out onto a rear patio area. Outside this charming cottage in Helwith Bridge is a lovely front garden, which provides a perfect place for relaxing after a long day exploring the beautiful Dales countryside. A fabulous location, close to the river, this Yorkshire Dales cottage provides an ideal base for a family or friends to get together and enjoy the many attractions of this popular area. The Helwith Bridge Fly Fishery, a 4.5 acre, 30ft deep lake, offers a peaceful spot for keen fishermen just 150 yards from this cottage in Helwith Bridge, as is the village pub which is set opposite the tranquil waters of the River Ribble. Various walks can be enjoyed from the doorstep of this Three Peaks cottage, both on the Pennine Way and in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The more energetic visitors can clock in at the Pen-y-Ghent cafe in the nearby village of Horton-in-Ribblesdale and take on the challenge of the Three Peaks walk! A wonderful Three Peaks cottage for a holiday in the Dales.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner.

Amenities

Electric central heating with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking for 2 cars, plus free public car park 100 yards away. Front garden. Enclosed patio. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops 1.5 miles, pub 2 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

HELWITH BRIDGE

Austwick 1.5 miles; Horton-in-Ribblesdale 2 miles; Settle 4 miles.

Situated in the heart of the famous Three Peaks area of the Yorkshire Dales, Helwith Bridge is a tiny hamlet with a village pub set opposite the tranquil waters of the River Ribble. The surrounding countryside is magnificent, offering the ideal location for fell walking and mountain biking with the famous Three Peaks providing some of the most challenging walks in the country. The famous Settle-to-Carlisle Railway passes through the hamlet and along the nearby Ribblehead viaduct. A magnificent structure completed in 1870, the sight of a steam train passing across the top of the viaduct is one not to be missed. Nearby Austwick has a wonderful village shop and an award-winning inn, whilst the village of Horton-in-Ribblesdale contains a lovely Norman church and two pubs. The nearby market town of Settle, just four miles down the road, offers a wide variety of pubs and restaurants, whilst the market square is a real delight featuring the three storey Shambles, with shops on two levels and houses above. Settle Victoria Hall provides all types of entertainment from cinema to folk evenings throughout the year. Other local attractions such as Malham Cove, Gordale Scar, Clapham Cave and Gaping Ghyll 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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