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Bronte School House

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    Leck Beck just beyond the garden
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    Property description
    Kirkby Lonsdale
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
    Brontë School House is a delightful 18th century Grade II listed stone cottage, VisitEngland 4 star rated; most famously known as the Clergy Daughter's School attended by Charlotte & Emily Brontë. Retaining many original features it offers a real sense of history whilst providing spacious, well-appointed & comfortable accommodation.

    Brontë School House comfortably sleeps five adults in three bedrooms. On the ground floor is:

    - a light and spacious Lounge housing comfy sofas, a wood-burning stove, bookshelves laden with books and magazines, television with digital freeview and DVD player with DVDs; a large bay window provides glorious vistas to the garden and countryside beyond;

    - a separate Dining Room with Georgian cast-iron columns and wooden panelling dating from an eig...
  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL313798 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Jul 24, 2014 Sep 3, 2014 7 nights -- --
    Sep 4, 2014 Oct 3, 2014 7 nights -- --
    Oct 4, 2014 Oct 24, 2014 3 nights
    Oct 25, 2014 Nov 1, 2014 7 nights -- --
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    • : $85 / stay - Deposit
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    The price includes electric, heating (please note there is an additional winter fuel surcharge of £35/week payable 1st Oct - 31st Mar), large basket of logs for the log-burner, linen, towels, and unlimited broadband/wifi. The cottage is available to guests from 4pm onwards unless agreed otherwise. Guests are requested to vacate the cottage by 10am on day of departure unless agreed otherwise.

    NOTE: For stays of anything other than the stated minimum stay of 3 nights or one week in the above table please contact the owner for a price.

    This property is strictly NO SMOKING. Sorry no pets allowed. Parents of young children should be aware that the stairs are stone and the balustrade has gaps of up to 23cm.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Manchester: 74.6 mi
    Railway: Lancaster: 18.0 mi
    Accessing by road from the south: M6 J34 is 13 miles away; from the north: M6 J36 is 8 miles away; from the east: take the A65 (Kendal direction) to Cowan Bridge.

    By public transport: Lancaster Station is the nearest main line station; then take bus 81B to Kirkby Lonsdale, change to bus 581 for Cowan Bridge (or taxi 2 minutes from Kirkby Lonsdale); bus stop 250yds from cottage. Alternatively a taxi from lancaster station would take 30 minutes.

    The nearest airports are Manchester (85 mins by car) & Liverpool (95 mins by car).
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.5 mi.
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English first
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in July 2014

Thank you for a wonderful holiday - we couldn't have wished for a more beautiful cottage to spend time in, it has been perfect! Our 18 month daughter has thoroughly enjoyed exploring and looking for bunnies in your beautiful garden. Thanks for everything and we will certainly be recommending the cottage to others... you have made such a fantastic job... more

Steven C
Kiev, Ukraine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in June 2014

This cottage was absolutely delightful. Our hosts were wonderful, engaging and hospitable. They are very knowledgeable of the area, and even leave a notebook detailing hiking trails, restaurants, information about the area, and recommendations. The cottage also comes with a washer and dry racks. I was very impressed with the modifications on the cottage to have the feeling of being... more

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Stayed at the Bronte School House May Spring Bank Holiday for a week with family and three kids (9, 12, 14). A beautifully restored period cottage with real history, with a lovely cottage garden. Really comfy beds (a big issue if you're 6'2"), cosy sitting room with great sofas, chair and fire, and a lovely deep bath. Set in beautiful... more

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Sandra Barker & Malik Salameh
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Listed since : Aug 2012
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