Self Catering in Lancashire - Garstang
Sleeps a maximum of: 7
Pricing From: £845.00 - 1700.00
Barnacre Cottages are a small, private, exclusive hamlet and were the first gold award winning, five-star, self-catering holiday cottages in Lancashire. An area designated of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Forest of Bowland. Created from the old stone buildings of an 18th century farmhouse.
In our own 14 acres of fields bordered by woodland. Yet just an hours drive from Manchester, Liverpool and the Lake District. Stunning views across the countryside to the coast.
Situated a couple of miles from Garstang, a small market town located between the cities of Lancaster and Preston. Child friendly location. Down a quiet country lane and up a long driveway.
Children welcome to run, play and picnic in our fields. Play area with swings, slide, play house, fort and climbing frame. All weather doubles tennis court.
Stable block with our own pony Fluff. Free ranging pet chickens, egg collecting sometimes available depending on chickens being co-operative! . At Easter time we have pet lambs for bottle feeding.
Great variety of visiting birds and wildlife, pheasants, buzzards, hares, rabbits and deer. This spacious, detached cottage was built in 2006. The flexibility of the accommodation makes it ideal for 3 couples or a group of family or friends.
There are 3 bedrooms, 2 of which are on the groundfloor. The king size double room has an ensuite bath and shower area. The twin/family bedroom has a double and a single bed, the en suite a range of fitted cupboards and shower area.
Both of these showers are of the wet room type and are able to accommodate a wheelchair. On the first floor is an attractive twin bedroom (beds can be made into a Superking bed if required) with fitted wardrobes.and bookcase with a variety of books for guests to read.
The huge open plan living/dining/kitchen area with vaulted beamed ceiling, has a well-equipped Mark Wilkinson oak and painted Cooks kitchen with blue Aga, fridge, freezer,microwave and dishwasher. Fine crockery and crystal glassware. Dining table to seat 8.
Large comfy Natuzzi leather sofas, wood burning stove and Sky tv..Free WiFi.
There is also a seperate cloakroom/laundryroom with toilet, washbasin, tumble dryer and washing machine. A private fenced rear garden overlooking woodland with attractive pergola seating area and garden furniture. There is also seating at the front of the cottage to take advantage of the spectacular views and the evening sunsets.
Officially Mobility 1 assessed. For those guests who love walking, we have a great variety of walks from our door. A 35 minute walk takes you to the nearby village of Scorton with a couple of eating places and the pub.
You can also go along the river to the famous Nicky Nook and Grizedale Valley walk. There is huge number of countryside activities, fairs, festivals in our surrounding area. Good, quality eating places and produce.
Also busy Blackpool with beach, roller coasters and illuminations Friendly an
Services / Facilities:
Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Included
Open Fire/Wood Burner
1 Double Bedroom
1 Twin Bedroom
1 Triple Bedroom
Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Bath
Ground Floor Shower
TV - Satellite or Cable
Terrace / patio
Enclosed garden / play area
Childrens play area
Outdoor games area
Off road parking
Activities within 20min drive of the property
Pub/Bar within 1 mile
Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Garstang area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Pilling, Old St John's Church - 6.9 miles (Historic Church)
Chipping, St Bartholomew's Church - 7 miles (Historic Church)
Lancaster, St John's Church - 9.6 miles (Historic Church)
Wery Wall and Roman Bath House - 9.7 miles (Roman Site)
Lancaster Priory - 9.8 miles (Historic Church)
Lancaster Castle - 9.8 miles (Castle)
Gresgarth Hall Gardens - 10.5 miles (Garden)
Browsholme Hall - 10.6 miles (Historic House)
Halton, St Wilfrid's Church - 11.1 miles (Historic Church)
Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chad's Church - 11.1 miles (Historic Church)
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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.