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Belle Vue Barn - A Haven at the Top of the Pennines

Belle Vue (Beautiful View) Barn is a barn conversion, and now forms a perfect holiday cottage in Huddersfield, dating back to the 1800’s which has been restored into a cosy holiday let, with lots of character retaining the original dry stone walls and beams.

Located near the small Yorkshire villages of Golcar, Bolster Moor and Scapegoat Hill and the Barn has stunning 180 degree countryside views overlooking Castle Hill, Holme Moss and beyond to Marsden.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Rural West Yorkshire
  • Stabling for 2 horses
  • Detached Property
  • Garden/Patio
  • Pub and restaurant < 1mile

Accommodation

Upper Floor

Living area

Beautiful fully fitted kitchen which includes a dishwasher, oven, hob, microwave, toaster and fridge with freezer compartment.
 Tea, coffee and sugar included along with ‘Welcome pack’ providing you with milk, croissants or bagels, butter, jam and marmalade. Cleaning products are also included. The dining area is part of the open plan lounge which includes Smart TV, data point and Wi-Fi.

Lower Floor

With underfloor heating throughout.

Master bedroom

A light room finished in relaxing soft colours where we have which has a double bed, luxury bedding, wardrobe, bedside tables with matching lamps, hairdryer and chair (Space for cot).

Second bedroom

Another light room finished in a similar theme offering a high level of comfort with a single bed which converts to either 2 connected single beds or another double; modern wardrobe, bedside table and chair.

Bathroom

A warm tiled finish fitted with a modern white suite includes full shower over the bath.
 Quality towels, shower/hand gel and toilet rolls are included.

Outside Space

Beautifully private and quiet, the tiered garden area offers a decking patio area and lawn.
 It is South facing has garden furniture to make a perfect outdoor space to take in the magnificent views. Secure off road parking for up to two cars. Horse trailers/horse boxes can be parked at our house across the road.

Bring Your Horse on Holiday

Belle Vue Barn offers a fantastic opportunity to bring your own horse and enjoy some of the routes once trodden by packhorse trains, carrying cloth across the Pennine moors. The first long-distance trail designed for riders, the Pennine Bridleway National Trail is becoming one of the most well-known horse riding trails in the UK. Threading through the Pennine hills, it combines historic packhorse routes with specially created paths.

The Pennine Bridleway and the Mary Townley Loop give the opportunity for long distance rides for the fitter horse and rider.

Colne Valley Bridleways include Wessenden Head which links the Colne Valley to the Holme Valley, Hollins Hall Lane in the village of Golcar and ‘The Mile Gallop’, as it is locally known, which is along an ancient packhorse route on Marsden Moor.

 

 

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Self-catering e.g. Cottage
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Location (Town)
Huddersfield
Location (County)
West Yorkshire
Post Code
HD7 4NN
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