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Denham's Rest

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Paythorne near Gisburn, Cumbria & The Lake District Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 2 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Broadband / WiFi


  • Single-storey
  • Studio-style layout with double bed, kitchenette, dining area and sitting area with sofa bed and bunk above
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Underfloor heating
  • Electric oven and 2-ring hob, fridge with freezer compartment, toaster, kettle
  • TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking available
  • Private front lawn with furniture and fire pit
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 3.1 miles, pub 0.3 miles
  • Note: There are several steps up to the property
  • Note: The sofa can be turned into a single bed with bunk above, sleeping a maximum of two adults and two children

The property

Gisburn 2.6 miles.

Denham's Rest, a beautifully-presented, single-storey shepherds hut resides in the tranquil countryside of Paythorne near the village of Gisburn in Lancashire.

Enjoying close proximity to the Forest of Bowland AONB, and offering a private lawned area, studio-style layout and a peaceful location to relax and enjoy quality time with loved ones, Denham's Rest is perfect for a couple or a small family seeking to escape reality.

After parking up, enter your new abode to be impressed by the compact but well-equipped kitchenette and dining area, boasting everything you need to prepare and enjoy simple meals.

Gather in the dining space or head outside to light up the fire pit and indulge an alfresco affair amongst your luscious surroundings.

If the evening grows cooler, head back inside to transform the sitting area into a pleasant single bed with bunk over, a lovely spot to unwind and get lost in a good book or relish some light entertainment on the TV.

Wash away the day in the sleek shower room, before completing your nighttime routine and retiring to the double bed, sloping off into a deep sleep, in preparation of another day of adventures.

In the morning, head to the nearby market town of Barnoldswick, which offers a range of shops, pubs and eateries for you to explore; stock up on the essentials or treat your loved ones to some tasty grub in one of several welcoming pubs close by.

Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the area, appreciating the beautiful countryside views, or hop in the car to discover the delights of the Forest of Bowland AONB, including the famous Pendle Hill which offers stunning views from its summit.

The nearby town of Skipton features pretty cobbled streets and an array of local shops and independent boutiques, ideal for some retail therapy.

Here you can also uncover the historic ruins of Skipton Castle or amble along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.

Be sure to plan a day trip to the renowned Yorkshire Dales National Park, reachable by car, for an unforgettable day amongst some of the most breathtaking scenery in the country.

Your journey to Lancashire begins at Denham's Rest.

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About the location


Clitheroe 9 miles, Skipton 11 miles, Settle 11 miles, Yorkshire Dales National Park 6 miles and the Trough of Bowland 4 miles

Gisburn is a charming village nestled in the peaceful Ribble Valley between the Forest of Bowland and the Yorkshire Dales. Boasting remains of its history through its cobblestones and church of St. Mary's, the village makes a lovely location to spend your holidays where you can appreciate beautiful scenery and quaint amenities to match. Within the village itself you can also find a deli, a delicious Italian restaurant and even a hairdressers where you can get glammed up before heading into the vibrant nearby town of Barnoldswick for an evening of dining, drinking, and dancing. The village is also home to an exquisite 18th-century country house, Gisburn Park, a Grade I listed building now used as a hospital, it's a true historical wonder, perfect for the culture vulture. For an evening of lively entertainment, the Gisburn Festival Hall provides the perfect opportunity to live life like a local, with social, leisure and recreational events being held throughout the year, it's well-worth a visit no matter the time of year you're staying. Settled next to the scenic lands of the Forest of Bowland AONB, here you can find farm parks and gardens, a multitude of fabulous walking and cycling routes, and even the opportunity to star gaze in the truly dark skies of Bowland, offering little light pollution and home to legendary beasts and mythical figures, it makes a fantastic spot to spend an evening with your loved ones. With the Yorkshire Dales National Park within close proximity too, be sure to take a trip here to experience even more tranquil lands and an abundance of attractions such as museums, historical landmarks and even a brewery where you can take a guided tour to find out about the famous ales of Black Sheep Brewery. With wonderful links to Leeds and Manchester too, Gisburn makes an ideal base for your holiday no matter what type of adventure you're seeking.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas