Set in the heart of the Cheshire Countryside underneath the Jodrell Bank telescope, Brookbank Farm has deep agricultural roots with farming taking place on the farm since the early 1900’s. The Barber family acquired the farm in 1958 and continued to run it as a successful diary farm for 50 years. Marvellous Jim acquired the farm from his family in 2008 having been the farm tenant since 1998.
It has an abundance of local amenities for our guest to enjoy. Set in the hamlet of Blackden Heath, Brookbank Farm is a stunning 17th Century building that retains it’s natural character with exposed beams and traditional features as well as having all modern luxuries such as an oil fired 4 oven Aga,washing machine, dishwasher, integrated electric oven and hob, integrated fridge freezer and American style fridge freezer, wet room, wood burner and a stunning 7 person hot tub.
Brookbank Farm is situated just 20 miles from the centre of Manchester as well as large local towns such as:
There are a number of local transport options for guests of Cheshire Country Holidays to use including fantastic rail links to all of he UK with Crewe railway station only a short journey away. We’re also just a miles away from a number of large local employers such as Barclays, Bentley and Astra Zeneca.
The Cheshire Country Holidays team know that our guests will be looking for things to do in the area which is why we’ve partnered with a number of local businesses to make sure we can offer our guests the best experience while they’re staying with us. Whether your interested in our fishing pools or a tour of the famous Jodrell Bank, which is just a mile away from Brookbank Farm, or your planning any of the following:
We have special links with all of the local activities companies for:
Clay pigeon shooting
Chocolate making sessions
Wine Tasting Evening
Chef Evening (where we provide a chef for the evening to prepare a meal, and arrange for the washing up to be done!)
Corporate accommodation for:
The team at Cheshire Country Holidays have all of the tools to create a unique holiday in the Cheshire countryside at their fingertips.
What We Provide
The team at Cheshire Country Holidays are striving to provide all of it’s guests with the best experience possible, that’s why we make sure that all you need to start your Cheshire Country Holiday is in the house before you arrive. Every group get’s a welcome pack dependant on the type of holiday that they’re joining us for. This can be from a box of biscuits, tea and coffee and a bottle of milk, to a bottle of champagne and a box of chocolates for our midweek hen party bookings, we’re determined to get you settled in comfortably for your Cheshire Country Holiday.
Everyone of you will get a face and bath towel on arrival as we know what a pain these can be to bring with you. One of our team at Cheshire Country Holidays will be there to meet you with the keys, show you where things are and answer any questions you may have. A property manual is provided to help you with everything you need to know about the property and the local area, together with phone numbers to call should you need any assistance during your stay with us. Once you are in we’ll leave you in peace to enjoy your stay at Brookbank Farm, but we are only a phone call away should you need us.
Cheshire Country Holidays also provide you with all the washing and cleaning facilities you need for your stay including dishwasher tablets, washing powder, washing up liquid and shower gel. There is one travel cot and one high chair provided in the house if you require anymore then please let us know at the time of booking.