Cottages in Lancashire, Cumbria and the Lake District

May Cottage

High Bentham - Lancashire

A quality cottage close to the Lancashire/Yorkshire borders 
  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • WiFi available
LA161
£465 - £578 per week

Description

May Cottage is ideally situated overlooking the River Wenning and is within walking distance of the village of High Bentham. The cottage is comfortably furnished and really does have a taste of luxury with leather Chesterfield sofas and leather Chaise Longue in the sunroom. The lounge has a vaulted and beamed ceiling.  Outside there is a patio area and garden ideal for dining in the summer months.

Ground Floor:
Entrance:
Entrance hall.
Kitchen: Gas hob, electric oven, grill, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, breakfast bar.
Lounge/Dining room:: Woodburning stove, Smart TV, DVD, leather Chesterfield sofas, dining table and chairs, stone floors with underfloor heating, French windows leading to the sun room
Sunroom: Left and Right Chesterfield Chaise Longue, French windows leading to the patio area and garden.
Bedroom 1: Super-King Sleigh bed, wardrobes, dressing table.
Bathroom: Electric shower with body jets, washbasin, toilet.

Pets: One pet welcome.
Parking: Off road parking for two cars.
Heating: Oil central heating woodburning stove in the lounge, (fuel provided), underfloor heating.
Garden/Patio: Patio at the rear with table and chairs, enclosed gardens.
Short Breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Shop: 0.5 miles. Pub: 0.5 miles.
Notes: Towels and dressing gowns are provided, use of washing machine and tumble dryer. Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property. Mobile phone signal is variable.

Features

  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 4 Stars
  • VisitEngland Gold Award
  • Private parking
  • All on one level
  • Ground floor bathroom
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bed linen provided
  • Bath towels included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Nearest shop: 0.5 mile away
  • Nearest pub: 0.5 mile away
  • 17 miles from the coast

Prices

Band Date Range 7 night price *
7th January 2017 - 27th May 2017 £465.00
27th May 2017 - 3rd June 2017 £521.00
3rd June 2017 - 1st July 2017 £465.00
1st July 2017 - 22nd July 2017 £521.00
22nd July 2017 - 2nd September 2017 £578.00
2nd September 2017 - 23rd December 2017 £465.00
23rd December 2017 - 6th January 2018 £586.00

* Please note: The guide prices do not include other optional fees such as pet fees.

Reviews

Beautiful cottage in perfect location for the dales and lakes. Friendly and helpful host providing extra provisions and luxuries, even a bone for the dog. Had a fantastic week and a lovely huge comfy bed at the end of each day. Ingrid Flute: Easy to use site prompt response and excellent directions and information sent by email. Would use again.Mrs K Cole - 14th November 2016
Great cottage in a super location. From Gaynor's warm welcome, the generous starter pack including delicious home made marmalade and the log burner when the evenings became chilly, the whole experience was 5 star. A short walk to the village with traditional shops as well as two mini-markets. Three pubs, we like the Horse and Farrier which was dog friendly and had great pub grub. Plenty of good walks. We will be back. Clive and Sandra Newton (and Ted the wire haired fox terrier) - 8th April 2016
What a fantastic long-weekend we had based at May Cottage with our small dog! Gaynor is a friendly and helpful host, providing a cosy, clean and comfortable property that's practically laid out and easy to maintain. The wide, separated entrance-way was ideal for muddy boots and wet coats and the well-outfitted kitchen and living space, bedroom and bathroom were spotless. We loved the coal fire and that there was plenty hot water, always at the ready. There are lovely views of the river and plenty of light through the generous windows and skylights. The cottage is well situated as a jumping off point for the Forest of Bowland and the Yorkshire Dales. We wish we could have stayed longer ... its a five out of five from us! Thanks again, Gaynor. Among other things we really appreciated your recommendations and the "extra" touches of biscuits, bread, milk, homemade marmalade and juice that were waiting for us after a late-night arrival, meaning we were all set for breakfast! Eileen & Gail - 3rd March 2016

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Access Statement

Access Statement

Property Name: May Cottage

Description: Bungalow


Pre-arrival

The nearest bus stop is: Main Street, 0.75 mile

The nearest train station is: Station Road, 300m

The nearest food shop is: Main Street, 0.75 mile

The nearest pub/restaurant is: Main Street, 0.75 mile

The nearest petrol is: Green Smithy, 0.75 mile


Arrival and car parking

Type of parking available: End of property

For what sized cars? Estate

Good space to unload once parked? Yes

Number of spaces available: Two

The parking surface is: Golden Gravel

Distance to the property from the parking: 100m

Is parking level? Yes

Distance to nearest parking area:

Is it pay and display? No

The width of the path to the property is: 4ft

How many steps are there en route to the entrance: Four


Main entrance

How many entrances are there to the property? One

The doors widths are: 2ft9?

Keyhole height: waist height

How many steps are there to the entrance: Four


Living and dining rooms

The flooring is: Carpet

The door widths are: 2ft9?

Is there good space between the furniture: Yes

Is it movable or fixed: Movable


Kitchen

The flooring is: Stone flags

The door widths are: 2ft9?

The worktop height is: Waist height

Is the oven set high or low? Waist height

The fridge height is: Low

The freezer height is: Low

Is crockery stored high or low? High

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: No


Bedrooms and landings

How many floors does the property have: 1

The number of steps between floors is: None

The flooring is: Stone flag

The door widths are: 2ft10?

Bed sizes are: 6ft

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Both


Bathrooms and cloakrooms

The door widths are: 2ft6?

Is there an accessible or adapted WC?: Yes

Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower?: Yes

Is there a ground floor WC?: Yes

Is there a ground floor bath or showroom?: Yes

Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted: No, but the seat is wall mounted

Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up?: No

The flooring is: Tiled


Outdoor facilities

External areas are: Firm, level, stepped and gravel

Permanent seated is provided

There is outside lighting:

There is no colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps)

There are no footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired

There are barriers to entry into any part of the garden

There are no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas


General

Is there a land line for guests to use? No

Mobile reception details: Good

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)?: Yes

Are electrical sockets generally set low or height: Low

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests?: No

Any other information:

 

 

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