Beehive Cottage is a traditional, 17th century, stone-built semi-detached cottage, situated in the market town of High Bentham, which is a few miles from the famous three peaks of Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen-y-Ghent in the Yorkshire Dales. With one double bedroom and a single bed in a sleeping area on the landing, this cottage can accommodate three people. The cottage also contains a family shower room, a fitted kitchen with a dining table and a sitting room with a woodburning stove. Outside the cottage is off road parking for one car, bike storage and a garden with outdoor furniture and a barbecue. Being located on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and within a short drive of the Lake District, Beehive Cottage is in the perfect location for exploring all of the wonderful countryside in this part of the country.
One double bedroom, additional single bed in open sleeping area on the landing. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner and open stone stairs to upper floor. Note: Due to traditional low beams, head height in the sitting room is restricted.
Gas central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer (in the garage), TV with Freeview, DVD, radio/CD player, WiFi, library of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent, fuel for woodburner available on an honesty box basis. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Bike storage. Garden with garden furniture and BBQ. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1 min walk, pub 2 mins walk. Note: Due to the steep stone stairway, this property is not suitable for children under 10 or people with limited mobility.
The 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 area of Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen-y-Ghent provide excellent terrain for the enthusiastic walker, while the delights of the Lake District are only half an hour away. High Bentham is a busy little town with a weekly cattle market, good local shops and services and a choice of pubs providing meals. The High Bentham area is threaded with public footpaths and rights of way that are well documented in a local walk guide and cover locations such as the River Wenning or the Great Stone of Fourstones, a relic of the ice age and a spectacular viewpoint.
From heather-clad moors and limestone scars, to market towns and the steady pace of country life - the sublime Dales await you! Where else in Britain is it as satisfying to sit and do nothing as it is to explore the numerous pursuits on offer?