Historic Accommodation in North West England

The North West of England includes the English Lake District, Cheshire and Lancashire. Visit Hadrian’s Wall or historic towns such as Chester. Explore the many mountains and fells, lakes and valleys which make this area one of the most popular tourist destination outside London.

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Wizards Thatch Luxury Suites

Wizards Thatch Luxury Suites, Alderley Edge, Cheshire, SK9 7BG.

Dating back over 400 years, Wizards Thatch features three self-contained Luxury 5 Star Suites. Ideal for a romantic break or for professionals seeking a truly unique experience, lie back and relax in one of the largest four-poster beds in Cheshire.

  • 16th Century

Barton School House

Pooley Bridge, Ullswater, Cumbria.

Sleeps 6. Converted from an attractive Victorian school building, complete with its original bell-tower, this single-storey holiday home is quietly situated close to magnificent Ullswater. A ten minute walk to the lakeside, with pub and shop ½ mile away. Cottage Code: ICK.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel

Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JF.

A warm welcome awaits you at Lindeth Howe, a property once owned by Beatrix Potter! With its spectacular views over Lake Windermere, the hotel also boasts cosy log fires, a swimming pool, sauna, as well as fine dining in the 2 AA rosette restaurant.

  • 19th Century

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Shamrock Cottage

Scarisbrick, nr. Southport, Lancashire.

Sleeps 4. Enjoying far reaching country views, this charming detached holiday cottage is just a short drive from the traditional seaside resort of Southport, with its famously big sandy beach. Also a short train ride from Liverpool’s shops and museums. Cottage Code: E4297.

  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Wreay Farmhouse

Watermillock, Ullswater, Cumbria.

Sleeps 16. With parts dating back to 13th century, this detached holiday home is full of character and enjoys commanding views over Ullswater. Watermillock is ideally placed for touring the Northern Lakes, and the Brackenrigg Inn is just 10 mins walk. Cottage Code: 17337.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 13th Century

The Carriage House

Calthwaite, nr. Penrith, Cumbria.

Sleeps 4. This former coach house to the elegant Calthwaite Hall has been transformed to offer light and airy holiday accommodation. Stroll round the stunning grounds of the hall and meet the resident flock of ducks, peacocks and swans. Cottage Code: CC132173.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Helm View

Windermere, Cumbria.

Sleeps 7. This modernised Lakeland slate house is located within the heart of the Lake District, a short walk from the centre of both Windermere and Bowness. Just five minutes on foot from the open countryside, there are numerous attractions nearby. Cottage Code: LD9.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Buddileigh Farm

Betley, nr. Nantwich, Cheshire.

Sleeps 8. Set in extensive grounds including a pond with resident swans, this airy, semi-detached holiday home features its own games room with pool table. The nearby medieval market town of Nantwich is famous for its black and white timbered buildings. Cottage Code: 26951.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Low Shepherd Yeat Farm

Crook, nr. Kendal, Cumbria.

Sleeps 10. This traditional Lakeland farmhouse has been extensively refurbished to provide superb holiday accommodation with the added luxury of a private hot tub and games room. Set in 25 acres of natural grounds, including its own stretch of river. Cottage Code: LK3.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Lower Barns Fold

Goosnargh, nr. Longridge, Lancashire.

Sleeps 4. On the southern fringe of the Forest of Bowland, this comfortable and well equipped barn conversion enjoys extensive views over the surrounding farmland. Explore the historic surroundings of Pendle Hill, Clitheroe Castle and Roman Ribchester. Cottage Code: 28558.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century

Cowdber Barn

Burrow, Kirkby Lonsdale, Lancashire.

Sleeps 10. In the picturesque Lune Valley where the Lake District, Forest of Bowland and Yorkshire Dales meet, this award-winning barn conversion stands at the end of a 1km long farm track. The cosy first floor games room includes table tennis and darts. Cottage Code: LQL.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Foldgate

Corney, Cumbria.

Sleeps 12. This former farmhouse has been extensively refurbished and stands in the most beautiful of settings. Definitely off the beaten track, enjoy the views from the outdoor hot tub (for 6 people), accessed from the first floor double bedroom. Cottage Code: 18602.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

St Francis Cottage

Ulpha, nr. Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Sleeps 3 – 5. This traditional stone cottage enjoys an idyllic rural situation, tucked away in a quiet valley within the Lake District National Park. Carefully furnished, it provides a comfortable home from home, with some stunning walks from the door. Cottage Code: LYV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century