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Standing at the base of Fountains Fell in the remote, 3-dwelling hamlet of Darnbrook on a working sheep farm, the Cottage has fine views of the surrounding dales of Malham Moor, with a grassed area to the rear that catches the evening sun. Close to Malham Tarn and Malham Cove, both great places for a day's stroll, Darnbrook is also only a short drive to the market towns of Settle and Skipton. Ideally located for exploring the Yorkshire Dales, the picturesque villages of Malhamdale, Littondale and Wharfedale are within easy reach, all of which are also excellent areas for walking.
The cottage's layout
- Ground floor
- small entrance hall, sitting/dining room with open fire, kitchen, small utility and lavatory.
- First floor
- three bedrooms (2 doubles 1 with 5' bed and 1 single), bathroom with shower over bath.
Heating: Oil central heating included.
Cottage Approach: The access track has rocky outcrops at the left hand bend, so drive with care. Arrival in daylight is strongly recommended.
Television/ Signal: Television and DVD player are provided but please note there is no television reception. Visitors may wish to bring their own DVDs.
Please Note: Water supply to this cottage is bore hole water.
- Let starts
- Min stay
- Dogs allowed
- Cottage ref
- Acorn rating What's this?
- Open fire / stove
- Washing machine
- Double bed
- If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the booking office on 0344 335 1287
Things to see and do nearby
- Yorkshire & North East England
In England's spectacular North East, Yorkshire and Northumberland are both counties that offer something for everyone. Yorkshire is world renowned for the beauty of its countryside and its scenery, reaching from the Dales in the west to the Moors in the east. There are also historic towns and cities, a spectacular coastline, much of which is in the care of the Trust, and some of the most magnificent historic houses in the country. The cathedral city of York, where the Trust has two holiday apartments, has a huge variety on offer to visitors - from magnificent York Minster to the medieval Shambles, an area steeped in history and now rich in gift and antique shops alongside fashionable boutiques. Northumberland too abounds in magnificent scenery with wide open stretches of moorland and a long and dramatic coastline. Steeped in history, protecting the border with Scotland since the days when Hadrian's army built the famous Wall, the county also has a wonderful collection of historic houses and castles including Cragside, Wallington and Lindisfarne, all of which are in the care of the Trust. The Trust now has cottages close to Hadrian's Wall itself and in many other spectacular locations including Alnwick and Fountains Abbey, a World Heritage Site.
- Yorkshire Dales
Yorkshire is, not surprisingly, England's most popular holiday destination, as this vast county offers something for everyone. The beautiful countryside of the Dales and Moors, a dramatic and unspoilt coastline, a wealth of historic towns and cities, spectacular ancient ruins, and some of the most magnificent houses in the country. The National Trust owns over 24,000 acres of coast and countryside across the county as well as some splendid historic properties. These include Beningbrough Hall, East Riddlesden Hall, Nunnington Hall and the spectacular Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal.
- Current cottage
- Holiday cottage
place to visit
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- Bird watching
National Trust places to visit
- Upper Wharfedale
- Area of classic Yorkshire Dales countryside
- Malham Tarn Estate
- High moorland landscape with dramatic limestone features
- Braithwaite Hall
- 17th-century farmhouse in beautiful Coverdale
- Brimham Rocks
- Dramatic moorland rock formations
- East Riddlesden Hall
- 17th-century West Riding manor house with formal and wild gardens, duckpond and grounds
- Gawthorpe Hall
- Elizabethan house with rich interiors and an important textile collection
Comments from past visitors
- February 2014
- January 2014
- December 2013
The Carter Family
- Clayton, West Yorkshire
Paul, Gundrum, Sammy, Holly and Fizzi
- North Yorkshire
Martin Cook & Penny Wood
What it will cost
- VAT at the current rate
- Linen, heating and electricity (except where shown in the cottage details)
(not included in the price table above)
- A non-refundable £10 charge is not included, and will be added to the total price of your holiday to cover the cost of accidental breakages
- Unfortunately we cannot accept website bookings more than 15 months in advance. Please call 0344 335 1287 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to enquire about future cottage bookings and reservations.
- As part of the annual pricing review of all its cottages the National Trust reserves the right to move individual cottages up or down the price bands and to alter date breaks. We also reserve the right to charge supplements for certain cottages for specific dates covering special events, e.g. Rosetta Cottages on the Isle of Wight during Cowes week. We will notify you of any special event supplements at the time of booking.