Mytholmroyd near Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire Dales - South
Hebden Bridge 1 mile. A traditional, stone-built, terraced cottage, just off the main high street of the village of Mytholmroyd, home of the infamous Cragg Coiners and birthplace of Ted Hughes, the Poet Laureate, a mile from Hebden Bridge. Fully refurbished, this cosy Hebden Bridge cottage is full of character and retains the charm of a bygone age, making it an ideal romantic retreat. Set over three floors, the accommodation includes a lower ground floor snug/dining area with woodburning stove and a ground floor open plan living area with kitchen, sitting and dining areas and a further warming woodburning stove. On the first floor of your Hebden Bridge cottage there is a spacious bedroom with super king-size bed and an adjoining bathroom. This Yorkshire cottage offers excellent walks from the doorstep and also on the nearby canal towpath, where it's only 10 minutes' walk to Hebden Bridge with its many pubs and restaurants, lively and varied nightlife, wide range of lovely eateries and curiosity shops, and the old cinema, where you can indulge in tea and scones at the interval. Closer to home, Mytholmroyd offers a couple of good pubs, a bistro, cafe and also the Walkely Clogs factory, the oldest clog makers in the country. The countryside surrounding this lovely area offers many bridleways and there is also a mountain bike centre in Hebden Bridge. Visit the village of Heptonstall with its two historic pubs, or explore the home of the Bronte sisters in nearby Haworth. With the bustling town of Skipton also within an easy drive, this is a superb Hebden Bridge cottage whatever the time of year.
Over three floors. One super king-size double bedroom (zip/link, can be a twin on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Lower ground floor snug with single sofa bed, woodburning stove and dining area.
Gas central heating with woodburning stoves. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stoves inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Folding bed available for use in the snug. Free roadside parking outside the cottage on a first come, first served basis. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops and pubs 1 min walk. Note: There are 10 fairly steep stone steps to the lower ground floor, ensure care is taken. Note: Max. 2 adults.
At a glance
- Open fire
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Haworth 5 miles; Halifax 7 miles; Skipton 18 miles.
The attractive, little Pennine town of Hebden Bridge sits within the Calderdale area and provides home to the picturesque Rochdale Canal and a delightful Victorian railway station. Excellent walking country, with the National Trust owned Hardcastle Crags and the Pennine Way close by, this delightful location is also the first 'Walkers are Welcome' town in the UK, a scheme supported by the Ramblers’ Association. Alternatively, scenic drives and cycling can be enjoyed across the moors; journey to Haworth where the splendid Parsonage Museum commemorates the famous Bronte family who lived there. The area is also a must for steam railway enthusiasts who will enjoy the thriving Worth Valley Railway, whilst the highly acclaimed Eureka Museum is in Halifax, noted for its unique Piece Hall and its Victorian architecture. Skipton, “Gateway to the Dales”, is an easy and scenic car ride away.