Holiday cottage: Hebden Bridge, Haworth, Yorkshire Dales

Elmet Farmhouse      Inspiring holiday cottage in Hebden Bridge

Bespoke interiors      Breathtaking views      Yorkshire at its finest


Elmet Farmhouse

‘A big toasty 18th-century house near Hebden Bridge with Scandi-Modern furniture and ravishing hilltop views – like a Turner painting in 3D’  (Sawday’s Special Places to Stay)

Elmet Farmhouse is a wonderful 18th century farmhouse with stone mullion windows and breathtaking panoramic views near the lovely market town of Hebden Bridge in Yorkshire. Beautifully decorated and stylishly furnished, Elmet is super-cosy with a magnificent carved stone fireplace and wood-burning stove. 

With its inspirational interiors and pretty cottage garden, Elmet Farmhouse is a truly special place to stay. Large and spacious, it sleeps 6 and is perfect for families, groups of friends, hikers or romantic retreats. 

A finalist in Welcome to Yorkshire’s 2016 White Rose Awards, Elmet Farmhouse provides outstanding luxury accommodation. Whatever kind of holiday you’re seeking – Homely Hygge, Artistic Inspiration or the Great Outdoors – Elmet will satisfy your heart’s desires!


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Look inside Elmet Farmhouse


A Living Room 2

Admire the views from Elmet Farmhouse



Garden and Fields




Tel: 01422 842026    Mob: 07910 075952

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Hebden Bridge and Hardcastle Crags


Elmet Farmhouse enjoys a spectacular location in the hilltop village of Pecket Well above Hebden Bridge, overlooking the plunging wooded valley of Hardcastle Crags (National Trust).

Hip and happening Hebden Bridge – newly-crowned champion of the Great British High Street competition – is just down the hill, a haven of creativity, full of quirky independent shops, lovely cafes and friendly pubs.

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Hebden Bridge



Hardcastle Crags




Heptonstall and Haworth

Hebden Bridge and nearby Haworth are rich with literary associations. The ancient village of Heptonstall was a potent source of inspiration for local poet Ted Hugheswhose book Remains of Elmet features the view from Elmet Farmhouse on its cover. The American poet Sylvia Plath (Hughes’s first wife) is buried in Heptonstall churchyard. 

Haworth, just over the hill from Pecket Well, is internationally renowned as the home of the remarkable Brontë sisters Elmet Farmhouse provides the ideal base for exploring Brontë Country. You can hike to Top Withins (said to be the inspiration for Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights) over the moor.

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Haworth & Brontë Country


Ted Hughes and Remains of Elmet


Remains of Elmet - high res

Delve into the Dales

The stunning countryside around Hebden Bridge offers a walker’s paradise with its dramatic steep-sided valleys, rivers, waterfalls, bluebell woods, hay meadows and heather moors. A haven for birds and wildlife, there are curlews and lapwings on the hills and owls and deer on the doorstep.



Elmet Farmhouse also provides the ideal base for exploring  the Yorkshire Dales. Malham Cove, Bolton Abbey and Wharfedale are all within easy reach.

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Yorkshire Dales





A few comments from our recent guests…

‘We’ve had a lovely stay at Elmet. What a fabulous location and cosy house.‘  (Carol, David, Katie and Millie, January 2017)

‘Elmet is sublime indeed. A truly beautiful place in a stunning location… So glad we have returned here to this special place.‘  (Tim and Gill, New Year 2016)

‘Elmet has the most perfect location with every amenity you could wish for. Comfort, style, presentation and cleanliness is second to none. You have provided the perfect Yorkshire” experience for my Canadian family. Thank you for a great Christmas.‘  (Chris and Grant, Christmas 2016)

‘Simply a stunning, beautiful, immaculately presented property – we traveled through Europe for 5 weeks and Elmet was easily and comprehensively the best place we stayed. The home has charm and character in spades and has wonderful views. Highly recommended!’  (Phil, December 2016)

‘The calm and restorative luxury of Elmet: a magnificent country cottage with uplifting views in every passing phase of weather. Everything was perfect!‘  (Keith and Debby, October 2016)

‘So glad I found your place – one of the best holidays of my life. Thank you for the opportunity to stay here. It has been wonderful. All the things I most enjoy – poetry, design, modern furniture – and the backdrop of the sceneryA wonderful view with a wonderful house attached.’  (Kathleen and Richard, August 2016)

‘What a magnificent place to stay. A glorious part of the country in a glorious house. Everything is “just right” and it’s the attention to detail in every aspect of the accommodation that makes Elmet a special place.’ (Alastair, Beverley and Gregory, July 2016)

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Tel: 01422 842026    Mob: 07910 075952

Sleeps 6

Sorry, no dogs or pets

© Text and Photos copyright Lesley Jackson

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