Elmet Farmhouse Luxury Yorkshire Cottage (Sleeps 6)
Hebden Bridge – Haworth – Yorkshire Dales
A big toasty Yorkshire farmhouse with inspiring interiors and breathtaking views above quirky Hebden Bridge, near Haworth. Delve into the Dales in this delightful hilltop holiday cottage – Yorkshire at its finest
Special Offers Sorry, no dogs
Treat yourself to a little bit of heaven at Elmet Farmhouse, a sublime Yorkshire holiday cottage with gorgeous interiors and spectacular views. Surrounded by wildflower meadows, this historic farmhouse is steeped in character with stone mullion windows and a wood-burning stove.
Perched on the hill above picturesque Hebden Bridge, Elmet Farmhouse offers luxurious self-catering accommodation in an idyllic spot near Haworth and the Yorkshire Dales. Beautifully decorated, with a lovely garden, this enchanting cottage is ideal for family holidays, romantic retreats, birthday treats and weekend breaks.
Comfortable and spacious, the farmhouse has a roomy lounge with a huge carved stone fireplace, a large well-equipped kitchen with a big oak dining table, 3 airy bedrooms (1 double and 2 twins) and 2 bathrooms. Each room is full of design delights, including stunning Midcentury Modern furniture, vintage textiles, and exquisite lamps and wallpapers by local designer Hannah Nunn.
Located in the village of Pecket Well – where the hills meet the heavens – Elmet offers a walkers’ paradise. Hike from the door through some of Yorkshire’s most diverse and dramatic landscapes: hills & dales, rivers & waterfalls, wildflower meadows & heather moors. See curlews, lapwings, barn owls and roe deer in their natural habitats. A wildlife haven in a truly stunning place.
Overlooking the beautiful wooded valley of Hardcastle Crags, with Heptonstall and Stoodley Pike on the horizon, Elmet Farmhouse has panoramic hilltop views – like a Turner painting in 3D.
With its pretty cottage garden and wildflower meadows, Elmet provides an idyllic rural retreat. An oasis of tranquility, Elmet is the perfect place to relax and unwind.
Elmet Farmhouse sleeps 6. Sorry, no dogs
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Hip and happening Hebden Bridge is a hub of creativity and a place of beauty with its quirky independent shops, friendly pubs and cafés, canalside walks and higgledy-piggledy double-decker terraces clinging to the hills.
The ravishing National Trust estate of Hardcastle Crags is literally on the doorstep. Stroll along the river through a dramatic wooded gorge awash with bluebells in spring.
Hop over the hill to Haworth, home of the remarkable Brontë sisters, where Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights were written. Take a trip on the famous Keighley and Worth Valley Railway, setting for The Railway Children.
Revel in a walker’s paradise with footpaths galore through a wildlife haven of rolling hills & dales. See deer, owls and curlews in their natural habitats. Hike through wooded valleys, hay meadows and heather moors.
Explore the glorious landscapes of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Revel in the dramatic beauty of Wharfedale, Ribblesdale and Nidderdale. Be inspired by geological marvels such as Malham Cove, Gordale Scar and Brimham Rocks.
Discover the rich literary legacy of local poet Ted Hughes, who was inspired by the landscape around Hebden Bridge. Pay homage to Sylvia Plath in the ancient village of Heptonstall. Visit Shibden Hall in Halifax, home of the celebrated 19th century diarist Anne Lister – also known as Gentleman Jack.
A few comments from our recent guests:
‘It’s been fantastic. We’ve loved the peace and quiet, the stupendous views, the fire, the beautiful textiles, furniture and ceramics, and the lamplight.‘ (December 2021)
‘A relaxing and welcoming place for our weekend getaway. Perfect location. Beautiful and comfortable on the inside, we looked out on the first morning to the most amazing view.‘ (November 2021)
‘Autumn has yielded her splendour here! I was brought by friends to share their delight in Elmet. Such a loving restoration. A perfect place for replenishment. ‘ (November 2021)
‘Quite simply, the most beautiful and welcoming house we have ever stayed in. A home from home which is flawless, both in its welcome and in its ‘well-thought-outness’!‘ (October 2021)
‘Every bit as magical as we had predicted – and more! You have thought of everything.‘ (October 2021)
‘Elmet was the perfect place to celebrate my 60th with friends. The house has been warm and comfortable with everything we needed.‘ (September 2021)
‘Fabulous week. We love the house and the location. So many places to visit and things to do.‘ (September 2021)
‘What a fantastic time we have had in your beautiful farmhouse. 5 stars really doesn’t do it justice. Absolutely superb location overlooking Heptonstall. So many varied and beautiful walks straight out of the door.‘ (September 2021)
‘Wonderful farmhouse, glorious views and some lovely sunshine. Really enjoyed exploring the area. Lovely walks and places to visit. Everyone is so friendly and welcoming. All in all a brilliant week!‘ (September 2021)
‘What an utter privilege to stay in such a gem of a farmhouse – beautiful in every way! Elmet is aesthetically delightful and playful in the way it is furnished . I was so excited to wake up and gaze at the fabulous view. Rabbits, pheasants and swallows darting across the gorgeous green meadows.‘ (August 2021)
‘Excellent place to stay with stunning views! Elmet Farmhouse is a great place to return to after a long day walking. Watching the rabbits and deer in the field in the early morning is fantastic.‘ (August 2021)
‘Great house for a family holiday. The house was lovely and the views wonderful. Our children loved playing in the field. Great walks.‘ (August 2021)
‘Most enjoyable stay at Elmet Farmhouse. Beautiful home. So welcoming and with such attention to detail. Breathtaking hikes and excellent pubs.’ (July 2021)
‘What a beautiful location and view! Fabulous walks and wildlife.’ (July 2021)
‘The view was amazing. The whole place was very calming. Thank you so much.’ (July 2021)
‘A peaceful and restful break. Fantastic views. The deer were an added bonus.’ (July 2021)
‘Lovely house, kept to a very high standard. Great views. A great location for visiting the area.’ (July 2021)
‘We have thoroughly enjoyed Elmet Farmhouse. It has been a joy to live in such a beautifully designed interior. The view is fabulous and the garden beautiful. We hope to return before too long.‘ (June 2021)
‘A wonderful return to Elmet two years on. The house is looking lovely as always and we love the additions to artworks. We saw the barn owl again!’ (May 2021)
‘It’s been so lovely to return to Elmet – such a special place and every bit as beautiful, comfy, cosy and interesting as we remembered. Lovely to see Hebden Bridge coming back to life after lockdown. Thanks for another wonderful stay.’ (April 2021)
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