Low Ground - Self catering holiday cottage in Dentdale, Cumbria, Yorkshire, The Yorkshire Dales, England - Sleeps 4
When you visit Dentdale you will find yourself emerged in stunning scenery, natural beauty, deep heritage and the culture of a Dales community that has over many years attracted painters, poets and musicians. Dentdale provides the perfect place to escape the pressures of everyday life but is also ideally situated within the Yorkshire Dales, on the edge of Cumbria, allowing easy access for exploring not only the Dales, but also Cumbria and its many attractions including the Lake District (approximately fifteen miles away).
Here you can relax and unwind amongst breath taking scenery, spend your days strolling through lush riverside pastures and beautiful meadows, or exploring the towns and hills in the nearby Dales and Lakes - every day escaping the crowds to return back to your own little corner of peace and tranquillity.
There are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy in the area. Walking in Dentdale provides the opportunity to explore the local area and see the best of the beautiful countryside, which is rich in wildlife, flora and fauna. There are numerous footpaths to explore where you can follow the Heritage Trail through the beautiful wooded gully of Flintergill or enjoy a more leisurely stroll along the River Dee. Dentdale is also a good base for those who enjoy cycling with both on and off-road routes to cater for all energy levels. The Pennine and Yorkshire Dales Cycleways both pass through Dentdale and the quiet country lanes are ideal for a more relaxing ride.
The Settle-Carlisle Railway also passes through Dentdale and is one of the most wonderful railway journeys in the world, stopping at Dent Station which is Englands highest mainline station. You can take a train to Carlisle or Leeds for a great day out and and sit back and enjoy the spectacular views of the Yorkshire Dales and Pennines on your way.
Dent Village has a Heritage Centre which reveals the working lives of the dale's people since 16th Century and the Meditation Centre provides an ideal place for quiet contemplation. Three pubs and two cafes also provide places to enjoy a meal or refreshment.
With wonderful walking, spectacular scenery and so many places within easy each both within the Yorkshire Dales and Cumbria, you are sure to want to return time and time again to this peaceful paradise.
- Log Burner
- Near Pub/Restaurant
- Garden/Outside Area
- Golf Facilities Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Washing Machine
- CD Player
Low Ground is located less than a mile from the cobbled centre of Dentdale and is a delightful character 17th Century holiday cottage which oozes character. Features include beamed ceilings, flagged floors, original built in cupboards and an upstairs fireplace, providing a perfect peaceful retreat for couples or families.
- Stable door which opens into the country kitchen with dining table, oil-fired Rayburn which powers the central heating system, microwave, electric cooker, washing machine, fridge and freezer.
- Stunning living room with flagged floor, beamed ceiling, built in cupboards, deep sumptuous sofas and wood-burning stove - the perfect place to relax on those more chilly nights!
- Stone built porch to the front of the cottage providing welly storage.
- Upstairs to the bathroom with bath and shower, WC and basin.
- Double bedroom with feature fireplace and one twin room.
Outside: To the rear there is a long garden and gated driveway leading to two parking places and log store. To the front there is a stone walled garden with table, chairs and a barbecue.
Additional information: Logs for the fire, oil for the Rayburn, electricity and bed linen are included. Please bring your own towels. Private parking for two cars. One pet permitted. No Smoking.
Low Season from £415
Mid Season from £459
High Season from £595
Peak Season £619
Changeover Day: Friday
Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin)
Owner: Managed By Peter Rushton click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Low Ground joined Independent Cottages in April 2010