The Chapel

Lowgill near Wray, Yorkshire Dales - South (Ref. 903991)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

An outstanding, converted detached chapel set in spacious grounds with magnificent views across the open countryside, and on a clear day, to the Lake District fells, in the hamlet of Lowgill, four miles from the village of Wray, twelve miles from Kirkby Lonsdale.

From the idyllic setting to the high-quality fixtures and fittings, pitched pine and stone-flagged floors, this cottage near Wray is perfect for a family break or a get-together with friends.

With an abundance of character and charm throughout, this Wray cottage has an open plan living area with a designer kitchen, centre island, dining area and a glass wall with doors, which fold open to extend this charming room out into the garden.

A warm and cosy sitting room with woodburning stove and four stylish bedrooms all with excellent en-suite facilities, combined with contemporary design and styling make this a luxurious Wray holiday home of real distinction.

Outside this Wray cottage, there is a delightful box garden with lawns, a patio and furniture, ideal for alfresco dining.

This superb cottage near Wray has fabulous walks from the door with the moors and valleys of the Dales to explore, and also the Forest of Bowland, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Slaidburn is within easy reach and offers visitors a good cafe and a pub and the lovely market town of Kirkby Lonsdale is within a 20 minute drive and has a host of cafes and bars serving delicious cakes and food.

The White Scar Caves at Ingleton are a perfect family day out, so why not pack a picnic and enjoy the beautiful Yorkshire Dales?

Or the stunning Lake District is only 40 minutes' drive away.

A quality Wray cottage, one that you will want to return to time and again.


Four bedrooms: 1 x ground floor super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, breakfast bar, dining area and sitting area. Utility. Sitting room with woodburning stove.


  • Oil central heating with underfloor heating throughout and woodburning stove
  • Two electric ovens and electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and wood for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Enclosed lawned gardens with patio and furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 5 miles.

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 Fourstones, 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 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!

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas