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  • Bronte School House
    Bronte School House
    Bronte School House
    The Lounge
    Get cosy by the log-burner
    Relax with a book in the Lounge
    The Lounge
    Property description
    Kirkby Lonsdale
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    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...
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  • 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
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    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
    Xmas New year Dec 20, 2014 Jan 4, 2015 7 nights -- --
    $1,167
    £746
    Low Season Jan 5, 2015 Feb 12, 2015 3 nights
    $164
    £105
    $164
    £105
    $703
    £449
    Spring Half Term Feb 13, 2015 Feb 22, 2015 7 nights -- --
    $743
    £475
    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.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    The price includes electric, heating (please note there is an additional winter fuel surcharge of £5/night payable on arrival at the cottage 1st Nov - 31st Mar), large basket of logs for the log-burner, linen, towels, and unlimited broadband/wifi. 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
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    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.
    Nearby cities
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Sam J
London
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 for a stay in November 2013
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed here on a cold wet windy weekend in November and we could not have had a better time. Beautifully restored cottage, really cosy and comfortable and we wanted for nothing. The owners Sandra and Malik really made us feel at home. Spotless accommodation and lovely comfortable beds. It was our intention to explore the area but to be... more

JayGo S
Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013 for a stay in November 2013

A quality property let, with original features, oozing with character and views to die for. The property provides all the comforts of home, with the added bonus of being steeped in history. On arrival we were greeted by the owners. The passion expressed by them and their knowledge about the history of the Bronte School House added to the whole... more

ironicgir...
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013 for a stay in November 2013
1
person found this review helpful

Had a truly wonderful time in this beautiful part of England. The cottage is superb and extremely comfortable with a perfect location close to good walks, pubs and restaurants. Highly recommend The Sun Inn, Kirkby - amazing food! Thanks for leaving us with such a well equipped cottage, we'll highly recommend you to friends and family. more

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Sandra Barker & Malik Salameh
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Listed since : Aug 2012
Calendar Updated: 15 days ago
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