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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
One of three properties set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Old Coach House has everything you need for a peaceful, rural escape. Cleverly combined, this property incorporates beautiful, traditional features with many contemporary furnishings to create a fantastic, large and spacious holiday property. Nestled in the ground of Old Brook House Estate, you will truly feel like you are part of a story here at The Old Coach House!Brook House dates all the way back to the 12th-century and has withstood many wars throughout its time. It has had some magnificent owners through the years, including the Seely family who bought the house in the mid 1800’s. One of the famous visitors to Brook House during Charles Seely’s ownership was Garibaldi, the Italian General and Politician. Jack Seely later went on to inherit the property from his father and he was the Secretary of State for War at the outbreak WWI. He then resigned due to being caught up in political difficulties with Ireland (the Curragh affair), and was replaced by General Kitchener. Jack fought in the war with his horse, Warrior, who became famous as the horse the Germans couldn’t kill. Many famous people have visited this property including Winston Churchill, Henry VII and many more. So if you love to be knee deep in history, then The Old Coach House is for you.The house itself has everything you could wish for to ensure a relaxing stay. Sleeping up to 10 guests and accepting two pets, it is perfect for large family gatherings or quiet, peaceful getaways. The beamed living room, with comfortable sofas, provides an excellent space to gather with family and friends, whilst immersing in this beautiful setting.Head out and explore this extensive location. Spend your days walking through the many footpaths that surround - Why not discover the Warrior Trail or Churchill Trail during your stay and submerge yourself in history whilst enjoying the outdoors?This holiday property truly has it all, and is the perfect retreat for whatever the nature of your visit.
Ground floor: Living room/kitchen with wooden floor. Second living room. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 4 bedrooms: 2 double (5ft), each with additional day bed (for children), 2 twin. Bathroom with bath, shower attachment, shower cubicle and toilet. Bathroom with toilet.
Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot. High chair. Two satellite TVs. DVD. CD. Gas hob. Electric oven. Microwave. Washing machine. Tumble dryer. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi. Large enclosed lawned garden with sitting out area and furniture. Barbecue. Ample parking. Games room with table tennis. No smoking.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Wyndham Vacation Rentals (UK) Ltd.
Registered Office: Spring Mill, Earby, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB94 0AA.
Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 00965389.
VAT Registered Number: GB 598 22 99 77