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Fox Bank Cottage

Adlington near Bollington, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales (Ref. 1057473)

5.0

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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3 Customer Review(s)

  • “Absolutely beautiful cottage in a nice quiet area.”

    The property was very clean and extremely well decorated. Felt so cosy staying there.

    The property was very clean and extremely well decorated. Felt so cosy staying there. Views from the property were very nice and there are some nice walks close by. Would 100% recommend the cottage for anyone wanting a quiet break away

    - Kaveh, November 2021

The property

Bollington 1.9 miles.

Settled on the outskirts of the quaint village of Adlington, a stone's throw away from the historic town of Bollington, rests this delightful mid-terrace holiday home, Fox Bank Cottage.

Dating back to the 1800's and boasting a stone-built exterior whilst enjoying close proximity to the delights of the Cheshire countryside, Fox Bank Cottage makes an idyllic base for a small family or group of friends looking to explore this picturesque region.

Park up in your off-road parking space before climbing a handful of stone steps to reach the front garden nestled at the foot of this lovely dwelling, where you can marvel at the peaceful countryside setting of your home-from-home before venturing indoors to begin your staycation.

Stepping inside, be welcomed into the snug sitting room, where a rustic woodburning stove sits within an exposed stone inglenook fireplace, inviting you to unwind with a sumptuous seat in front of the Smart TV following a day of adventure.

Continuing through the wooden ledge and brace door, discover the open-plan kitchen/diner, beautifully-appointed with high-quality fittings and well-equipped with a range of amenities, including an electric oven and hob, a dishwasher to ensure cleaning up is a breeze, and a handy washing machine positioned nearby in the cloakroom.

Rustle up a hearty meal for your loved ones and gather together at the dining table to indulge, or if you're traveling in the warmer months, make mealtimes an alfresco affair with a sociable seat in the garden, enveloped by the lush greenery of your peaceful setting.

As the evening grows darker, retreat indoors and climb the stairs to the first floor where you'll find two well-presented bedrooms, a double and a twin, each framing views over the garden and fit with their own TV, so you can drift off to the sound of your favourite show filling the calming space.

In the morning, make use of the overhead shower in the family bathroom to kick-start your day with a revitalizing rinse, or pour in the bubbles and indulge in a soak as your towel heats on the nearby rail.

Lace up your walking boots and embark on a two-footed adventure along the nearby Middlewood Way, an 11 mile trail following the line of a former railway through the peaceful countryside of Cheshire, or soak in the sights with a leisurely stroll along the banks of the Macclesfield Canal.

After working up an appetite, head into the heart of Adlington to treat yourself to a well-deserved meal at the local village pub, the Toby Carvery, or if that's not to your taste, catch the train and journey to the nearby town of Bollington, where you'll find a fantastic selection of eateries to choose from, along with a handful of elegant wine bars to end the evening in style.

Follow the flowing waters of the River Dean toward the magical Waulkmill Waterfall hidden amongst the woodland, or hike to the summit of Kerridge Ridge to discover the historical landmark of the White Nancy, boasting far-reaching views across the rooftops of Cheshire towards the peaks of Snowdonia.

The market town of Macclesfield is within easy reach, where you can immerse yourself in the regions fascinating silk history with a tour of Macclesfield Silk Museum, test your swing with a round of golf at Macclesfield Golf Club, or wander through the stalls at Treacle Market.

Get dressed to the nines and enjoy a night on the town in the vibrant city of Manchester, home to a fabulous selection of pubs, bars and clubs, or if that's not your thing, there's a variety of museums, with displays ranging from football to science, the grounds of Old Trafford and the Etihad Stadium, along with a bustling high-street, perfect for indulging in a spot of retail therapy.

Whether you're looking to unwind or experience adventure, choose Fox Bank Cottage as your base.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double with TV, 1 x twin with TV
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, kettle, toaster, washing machine, dishwasher
  • Smart TV, 2 x TV's, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair available
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Small front lawned garden and enclosed rear garden with furniture and barbecue
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1.7 miles, pub 1 mile
  • Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping Bong of £100

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location

BOLLINGTON

Macclesfield 4 miles; Buxton 13 miles; Manchester 20 miles.

Where the Cheshire plains meet the peaks in the “Happy Valley” sits the delightful town of Bollington. With a rich heritage in the cotton spinning industry, there’s still plenty of surviving mills and a network of canals. Standing high above the town on Kerridge Hill is the landmark of “White Nancy” built in 1817 to commemorate the victory at the Battle of Waterloo. Today the town is a thriving community within the Manchester commuter belt resulting in a very bohemian atmosphere. Unlike most places, there are still plenty of busy pubs and a bounty of eateries, bars and cafés. It’s a very short hop to the bustling city of Manchester or the majesty and breathtaking beauty of the Peak District National Park.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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