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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Highfield Cottages – The Dairy

Coddington, nr. Chester, Cheshire.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Within easy driving distance of the city of Chester, these sympathetically converted farm buildings offer a very good standard of accommodation. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 18143.

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

The Barn

Corney, nr. Bootle, Cumbria.

Sleeps 12. Lying to the western side of Corney Fell, this superb barn is set around a courtyard with stables and offers a large living space with a cosy inglenook fireplace. Relax and unwind with a soak in the outdoor covered hot tub (for 4 people). Cottage Code: 23451.

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

Smithy Farm

Dunham-on-the-Hill, nr. Frodsham, Cheshire.

Sleeps 7. Set just 6 miles from historic Chester, this 18th century, semi-detached farmhouse offers well proportioned accommodation, as well as a fantastic outdoor covered hot tub and games room. The quiet village of Dunham-on-the-Hill has a café and pubs. Cottage Code: 28703.

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

Beckside

Arkleby, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. This charming detached stone cottage has been totally renovated with modern facilities to create an ideal holiday base. Originally a barn in a 17th century farmsteading, it enjoys shared use of indoor heated swimming pool and a private hot tub. Cottage Code: 17926.

  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 17th Century

Newfield Cottage

Coniston, Cumbria.

Sleeps 6. This delightful Lakeland cottage has a wonderful rear view across to Yewdale Fell. The cottage is attractively furnished, whilst retaining many of its original features and boasts an attractive corner cottage garden with wonderful views. Cottage Code: LD2.

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

The Granary

Hankelow, nr. Audlem, Cheshire.

Sleeps 11. Next door to a 18 hole golf course, this beautifully renovated barn conversion stands in the heart of the rolling Cheshire countryside. Within the spacious interior there is a games room and full size snooker table. Cottage Code: E4703.

  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Riverbank Cottage

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. Set alongside an old pack horse bridge straddling the River Eden, this unique holiday cottage is just a short stroll from the heart of the small market town of Kirkby Stephen. The pretty Eden Valley sits between the Lakes and Yorkshire Dales. Cottage Code: CC131162.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Woodlands – The Spinney

Rogerscale, nr. Lorton, Cumbria.

Sleeps 3 – 8. These two adjoining properties have been created from a beautiful detached house built in 1822. Set in 1¾ acres of mature wooded gardens which lead down to the River Cocker. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: LUV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

High Lowscales Farm

Whicham Valley, nr. Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Sleeps 11. This traditional Georgian farmhouse boasts spectacular views down to the Irish Sea and the Duddon Estuary. Set in 17 acres of farmland, lie back and relax in the spa hot tub, complete with massage jets. Cottage Code: 28559.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Ganny Cottages – Ganny House

Birkerthwaite, Eskdale, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2 – 6. These two delightful 17th-century holiday cottages lie in an idyllic rural location. With fantastic walks from the doorstep, the area is a nature lover’s paradise. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: LVL.

  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century