About this listing
House in Abbeystead, Forest of Bowland, Lancashire, England - Stunning And Peaceful Location In The Heart Of The Pennines And 45 Minutes From The Lake District. In which ever direction you look at Higher Lee, your eyes are met with the breathtaking beauty - the exquisite 17th-century façade, the beautifully maintained formal gardens, the willow maze, the gently bubbling stream.
With large, comfortable bedrooms that sleep 10 and two bathrooms, Higher Lee offers the perfect setting for large numbers (10 people maximum limit).
DRAWING ROOM: Large open fire, extensive seating, TV, Sky, DVD, Video.
DINING ROOM: Formal dining table and chairs, seating up to 10 adults
KITCHEN: Aga, farmhouse table, dishwasher, washing machine
BEDROOM 1: 1 x double (plus en-suite bathroom)
BEDROOM 2: 1 x double
BEDROOM 3: 2 x singles (plus cot)
BATHROOM: 1 with shower, 1 en-suite
Linen and hand towels provided.
PLAYROOM: Table football, games, day bed, TV
BEDROOM 4: 1 x double plus 2 singles
GAMES ROOM: Table tennis, darts
GARDENER'S ROOM: Extensive storage
Please note that electricity is charged as an extra (in cash) and is calculated from a meter reading on departure. Thank you.
In which ever direction you look at Higher Lee, your eyes are met with the breathtaking beauty - the exquisite 17th-century façade, the beautifully maintained formal gardens, the willow maze, the gently bubbling stream.
For children, the 2 acre garden enclosed by dry stone walls offers a self-contained paradise to explore (younger guests should be supervised at the stream). Beyond the garden, the majestic beauty of the Trough of Bowland lies waiting to be discovered. And if that isn't enough, Lake Windermere is less than an hour's drive away.
Check out is 10am and Check in is from 4pm but do call if you would like to come early and we can usually arrange this. (Mrs Entwistle (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN))
Interaction with guests
The Entwistle family live close to the property on a working farm. Mrs Entwistle runs Higher Lee and is always available for any queries you may have. She has lived in the area for over forty years and has extensive knowledge and affection for this beautiful undiscovered part of England.
Other things to note
It's impossible not to be charmed by this exquisite country house; with its roaring log fire, antique furniture, formal reception rooms and farmhouse kitchen inside - and the bubbling stream, maze and beautifully maintained gardens outside - Higher Lee offers the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Comfortable accommodation for ten
Elegant drawing room
Farmhouse kitchen with Aga
Formal dining room
2 acre garden with extensive lawns, maze, orchard and stream
Games rooms offering table tennis, darts, table football
2 TVs, Sky, DVD, Video
Just 15 mins to the M6 ( Windermere, 40 mins)
Please note that electricity is charged as an extra (in cash) and is calculated from a meter reading on departure.
No pets are allowed upstairs and no smoking in the house please.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.
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