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Oak Tree View

(Ref. 1140117)

Ribchester, Cumbria & The Lake District Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 5 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Hot tub
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

Summary

  • Over three floors
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size with TV, 1 x second-floor double, 1 x single
  • Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Cloakroom
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with electric stove-effect fire
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine
  • Smart TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Enclosed rear patio with furniture and hot tub
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.5 miles, River Ribble 0.6 miles
  • Note: No child facilities
  • Note: Low ceiling height in second-floor double bedroom, please take care
  • Note: Please do not park in front of the gate to the left of the property as this is used for access

The property

Oak Tree View is a three-bedroom holiday home situated in the historic village of Ribchester, originally established as a Roman settlement named Bremetennacum on the banks of the river Ribble.

Perfect for families or a group of friends sharing, this delightful property is located on the edge of the Trough of Bowland an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty providing access to some fantastic walking as well as historic buildings such as Stonyhurst College.

Inside the cottage, you will find a fully-fitted kitchen providing all the essentials for a spot of cooking, while enjoying home-cooked meals in the dining area which seats up to five guests.

You’ll also be welcomed by the electric stove-effect fire in the sitting room, as well as beautiful countryside views that you can admire from the comfort of your sofa.

Upstairs, you’ll find a sumptuous king-size bedroom complete with Smart TV, perfect for a lazy morning in bed, as well as a second-floor double and a quaint single bedroom, along with a contemporary bathroom with bath and walk-in shower.

You’re also conveniently located within walking distance of the village and local amenities so you can easily explore the best of what Ribchester has to offer.

The small market towns of Clitheroe, Whalley and Longridge are just a short drive away where you can visit and enjoy a selection of independent shops, pubs, wine bars, restuarants and much more.

Alternatively, take a trip to Clitheroe and explore the castle ruins, and enjoy a spot of golf at the Clitheroe Golf Club.

Further afield is the bustling city of Preston, where you can enjoy a leisurely day of shopping at the St George’s Shopping Centre alongside the Preston Markets, dine at the Michelin-star rated 263 Restaurant, marvel at the stunning architecture of the Harris Museum, or explore the local art scene at the Continental Gallery in the heart of the city.

Surrounded by beauty and adventure, a stay at Oak Tree View is sure to be one to remember.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £350.

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About the location

RIBCHESTER

Blackburn 7 miles; Clitheroe 9 miles; Preston 11 miles.

The village of Ribchester is encircled by green hills and lies in a curve of the River Ribble mid way between Preston and Clitheroe. It is a pleasant jumble of multi-coloured stone cottages in long twisting terraces. It has three pubs, the White Bull, dated 1707, the Black Bull and the Ribchester Arms and the award-winning Chinese restaurant Yu and You Restaurant and Bar. The White Bull has a porch canopy supported by four columns said to be from Roman ruins. The village takes its name from the River Ribble and the fort of Bremetennacum (the walled town by the Ribble). For this reason, Ribchester has been seen to have a purely Roman foundation, but excavations in 1977 showed that settlements going back to the middle Bronze Age existed in the area. An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Ribble Valley is a rural haven of spectacular scenery, diverse natural habitats and historical legend, a place of almost incomparable peace, where adults and children alike can enjoy the simple pleasures of the outdoors without the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Longridge is easily reached, a unique town with plenty of interesting shops and tempting eateries, described as 'big on character' by the Sunday Times and ranked in their '101 Best Places To Live In Britain'. Nearby Clitheroe is famed for its specialist shops of all types, including, amongst others, a sausage shop that sells over seventy-five different varieties! A gourmet's paradise, with award-winning restaurants and country hotels situated throughout the valley, and annual events including a number of agricultural shows and day festivals of all types, this fantastic location has plenty to offer at any time of year!

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas