Embark on a journey of tranquillity and comfort with our exquisite holiday cottages, Chapel Cottage and Apple Cottage, nestled in the serene Pennine villages of Midgley and Luddenden. These beautifully restored cottages, each with their unique charm, offer a perfect blend of traditional allure and modern amenities, set against the backdrop of Yorkshire's captivating landscapes.
Chapel Cottage, a one-bedroom haven, forms part of an old chapel dating back to 1853. Located on the edge of the moors, it overlooks the stunning Calder Valley, offering a sense of seclusion and peace. The cottage's high ceilings and large windows create an airy, light-filled space that frames the breathtaking countryside views. Traditional features like the wood burner in the lounge add to the cottage's charm, while modern facilities including Wi-Fi, a smart TV with Netflix, and a fully equipped kitchen ensure a comfortable stay. The bedroom, with its king-sized bed and premium mattress, offers a luxurious sleeping experience, complemented by the inspiring views across to Stoodley Pike.
Apple Cottage, a charming two-bedroom 19th-century weavers' cottage in Luddenden, provides a different yet equally enchanting experience. This cottage, perfect for families, blends its historical character with contemporary living. The open-plan living, dining, and kitchen area, complete with a traditional fire, invites guests to relax and enjoy the modern conveniences of home. The cottage features two cosy bedrooms, including a master bedroom with a king-sized bed and a second bedroom with bunk beds, ideal for children. The contemporary bathroom, with a spacious walk-in shower, adds a touch of luxury to your stay.
Both cottages are situated in locations teeming with cultural and historical significance. The Calder Valley, a treasure trove of exploration, offers serene canal and riverside walks, and the chance to visit picturesque historical towns and villages. The area's rich literary and cinematic history, including connections to “Happy Valley” and “Gentleman Jack,” as well as the Bronte sisters, adds to the allure of your stay.
Both Chapel Cottage and Apple Cottage boast delightful outdoor spaces tailored to enhance your stay. Chapel Cottage features a pet-safe enclosed terrace, offering a secure and private area to enjoy the stunning vistas. For outdoor relaxation and dining, each cottage is equipped with tables, chairs, and BBQ facilities, allowing guests to fully immerse themselves in the picturesque surroundings. Apple Cottage further complements this with its terraced garden, featuring a raised deck perfect for alfresco dining, and a charming front terrace, ideal for basking in the evening sun. These spaces provide the perfect backdrop for guests at both cottages to relish the breathtaking Yorkshire scenery.
In summary, Chapel Cottage and Apple Cottage offer distinct experiences - one highlighting the grandeur of high ceilings and large windows of a historic chapel, and the other the cosy charm of a traditional weavers' cottage. Both provide a perfect escape to the countryside, where the beauty of Yorkshire's landscapes and the comfort of our cottages come together to create unforgettable holiday experiences.