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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The Chapel

Whicham Valley, Cumbria.

Sleeps 3. This beautiful chapel has been rebuilt retaining much of its original character with oak beams and wooden floors. Boasting beautiful views, there are wonderful walks through the western lakes with Lake Windermere half an hour’s drive away. Cottage Code: 26506.

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

The Barn

Brampton, nr. Carlisle, Cumbria.

Sleeps 4. Set beside a tumbling waterfall, this former mill barn has been skilfully converted into an outstanding, contemporary holiday property. Share the delightful 2-acre grounds with the local deer, squirrels and birdlife. Cottage Code: LQ7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century

Force Mill

Eden Lacy, Penrith, Cumbria.

Sleeps 6. Nestling on the banks of the lovely River Eden, this delightful, detached stone farmhouse has been totally transformed into an immaculate holiday home. Force Mill enjoys one of the most picturesque locations in the Eden Valley. Cottage Code: LNG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Mark Close Farmhouse

Alston, Cumbria.

Sleeps 23. On the borders of Northumbria and Cumbria, this traditional farmhouse is just half a mile from the outskirts of Alston, England’s highest market town. The mature garden enjoys panoramic views over green fields and wild fells. Cottage Code: 13314.

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

The Fauld

West Hall, nr. Brampton, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. Converted from a former sheep fauld, this single-storey, detached holiday cottage is just 2 miles from Birdoswald Fort on Hadrian’s Wall. Set on a family-run livestock farm, relax in the outdoor hot tub and enjoy the stunning rural views. Cottage Code: 27789.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Rose Lea Cottage

Outgate, nr. Hawkshead, Cumbria.

Sleeps 4. Dating back to 1701, this pretty little home is filled with beams and character and boasts a feature iron grate in the kitchen. Amidst pleasant countryside, Rose Lea Cottage stands as one of a row in the little hamlet of Outgate. Cottage Code: LYF.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Whitehall Pele Tower

Whitehall, Mealsgate, Cumbria.

Sleeps 8. This unique 14th-century tower is perfectly situated for exploring the Lake District. Situated amongst acres of grounds, this quirky property is ideal for a relaxing holiday in the country. Includes period features such as a Tudor fireplace. Cottage Code: B4872.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 14th Century

High Lowscales Byre

Whicham Valley, nr. Millom, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. Set on a traditional Cumbrian hill farm, this romantic barn conversion enjoys its very own spa hot tub, complete with massage jets and feature lighting. With walks from the door, the beaches at Haverigg and Silecroft are a short drive away. Cottage Code: 30155.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Childe of Hale Cottage

Hale Village, nr. Widnes, Cheshire.

Sleeps 4. Set in the tranquil and quiet village of Hale, this pretty thatched cottage was the birthplace and former home of John Middleton (1578-1623), aka the Childe of Hale. At 2.82m tall, this English giant was once famous throughout the land. Cottage Code: 27896.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 15th Century

Wood View

Rusland, nr. Ulverston, Cumbria.

Sleeps 10. To the rear of this beautiful 17th century barn is a private courtyard with private entrance and grounds, the hot tub and sauna will provide fun and relaxation for both adults and children. Set in the peaceful surrounds of the Rusland Valley. Cottage Code: 26333.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century