Lowgill near Bentham, Yorkshire Dales - South
A delightful ground floor studio property, a wing of the owners’ detached home, located in the peaceful hamlet of Lowgill, five miles from Bentham close to the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Fully renovated, this Lowgill cottage provides compact holiday accommodation in a quiet and peaceful area, set amongst beautiful rolling countryside, ideal for couples visiting this lovely area to enjoy great walking and good touring opportunities. This Lowgill holiday cottage offers open plan living accommodation set over one floor, which is bright and airy and features a ‘drop down’ double bed, a sitting area, a small kitchenette and a separate shower room. Outside, the owners have spacious mature gardens that can be enjoyed by guests staying at this Yorkshire Dales cottage, while the amenities of Bentham are close by. Lancaster, with its castle and Georgian heritage is 25 minutes’ drive away. To the north, the landscape rises to the fells, moors and picturesque valleys of the Yorkshire Dales, while to the west are the lush pastures of the Lune Valley, which, in turn, sweep upward to the unspoilt magnificence of Bowland, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The bustling market town of Settle is an easy drive from your cottage in Lowgill boasting a weekly market on Tuesdays, or for a great day out, travel on the renowned Settle to Carlisle Railway line, which crosses some of the most beautiful and inspiring upland scenery in the country. A great holiday cottage for enjoying this beautiful corner of England, and with easy access to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks.
All ground floor. Open plan compact living area with stowaway double bed, kitchenette and sitting area. Wet-room style shower room with shower, basin and WC.
Gas central heating. Electric 2 ring hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, radio, selection of books. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Use of owners' spacious garden area with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops 3.5 miles, pub 2.5 miles. Note: This property may be suitable for accompanied disabled - property has ramp access and wider entrance door. Note: No infants.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
About the location
Wray 4 miles; Bentham 5 miles; Kirkby Lonsdale 9 miles; Settle 15 miles.
The charming country parish of Lowgill lies on the northern fringe of the Forest of Bowland, close to the traditional Yorkshire market town of Bentham. It is close to The Great Stone of Fourstone, a relic of the Ice Age, which 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 a range of pubs and restaurants serving fine beers and good food. With the market towns of Settle, Kirkby Lonsdale, Skipton and Kendal all within easy driving distance, this peaceful area has something for everyone!