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Lane Cottage

Fowgill near High Bentham, Yorkshire Dales - South (Ref. 7462)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

  • Mr Shenton
    October 2016
    “Lovely cottage in a great location.”
    Lovely cottage in a great location.
    Lovely cottage in a great location.


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

High Bentham 0.5 miles.

A lovely semi-detached, stone-built farmhouse just half a mile from High Bentham in beautiful rolling Dales countryside.

This is a delightful Bentham cottage, located on a quiet lane with wonderful views of the surrounding countryside.

Lovingly furnished by the current owner, this Bentham cottage makes an ideal holiday home to get together and enjoy this beautiful corner of the Yorkshire Dales.

Full of character and charm at every turn, this cottage in Bentham has been furnished and styled in keeping with the original features, creating a lovely homely feel throughout.

The spacious sitting room has a cosy woodburning stove, a beamed ceiling and feature windows with delightful views across the rear garden and to the distant fells.

Adjoining the sitting room is a well laid-out kitchen with feature AGA cooker and access to the rear patio area and garden.

Upstairs, this Bentham cottage boasts a spacious master bedroom with super king-size bed and a lovely double room, both with good views of the surrounding countryside, plus a third bedroom set up as an occasional room with a futon bed.

Outside there are mature well-stocked gardens to both front and rear, and they provide a perfect location for relaxing after a hard day out on the local fells.

With the stunning Dales landscapes right on your doorstep, this Bentham cottage offers peace and seclusion but is perfectly positioned to explore the market towns of Settle and Skipton, and the equally popular Kirkby Lonsdale with its old high street packed with curiosity shops and traditional old pubs.

The Dales countryside offers wonderful walks and cycle routes, with the famous three peaks of Ingleborough, Whernside and Penyghent just a stone's throw away, plus the Lake District is only a 30 minute drive.

An ideal Bentham cottage to get away from it all and enjoy this wonderful corner of the Yorkshire Dales.


Three bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x double, 1 x single futon. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove.


  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, AGA (Nov-Feb), microwave, fridge, use of washing machine and dryer available by arrangement with owners next door, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Mature gardens to front and rear (enclosed at rear) with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 8 mins walk.

About the location


Ingleton 3 miles; Kirkby Lonsdale 10 miles; Lancaster 12 miles.

The small Yorkshire market town of High Bentham is ideal for exploring the Yorkshire Dales National Park to the north and east, with the Forest of Bowland, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, stretching away to the south. The Bowland fells and the nearby three peaks of Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen-y-Ghent provide excellent terrain for the enthusiastic walker, while the delights of the Lake District and the spectacular coastal scenery of Morecambe Bay are only half an hour away. High Bentham is a busy little town with a weekly cattle market, good local shops and services, as well as a good choice of pubs serving food, while the 18-hole golf course is well known for its stunning views and friendly atmosphere. The High Bentham area is threaded with public footpaths and rights of way that are well documented in a local walking guide and cover locations such as the River Wenning and the Great Stone of Fourstones, a relic of the ice age and a spectacular viewpoint. The market towns of Settle, Kirkby Lonsdale, Skipton and Kendal are all within easy driving distance, making this lovely little town a great holiday base.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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