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Midsummer Barn

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Darwen, Lancashire, England
An attractive 3-bedroomed, grade II listed barn conversion, originally built in 1765, with parking for 2 vehicles and enclosed garden. Situated just outside Belthorn village, near Blackburn, down an unadopted lane, walking on the West Pennine Moors is available direct from the door. Blackburn and Darwen, each with extensive facilities are about 3 miles away. Stunning long distance views towards the Fylde Coast. 3 pubs locally. Midsummer Barn makes an excellent base for walking or exploring the North West, with Manchester, Liverpool, Blackpool and Lytham St Annes all within one hours drive, as are the historic towns of Clitheroe and Skipton. Flexible start days - please enquire. Free Wi-Fi. Public transport is available from the top of the lane. Can sleep up to 7 (plus up to 2 cots) by prior arrangement.

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Listing #HL97029
About the Owner
Yvonne B
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2009
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Great location looking out over the valley. Even our German Shepherd loved watching the sheep and chickens in the adjoining fields. Everything in the barn was fully accommodated for and a friendly welcome was waiting for us when we arrived.

Thank garyconlin
Yvonne B, VR Owner at Midsummer Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Many thanks for your review, and I am so glad you enjoyed your stay.

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Lovely cottage, that was well equipped, warm and had everything we needed. Was able to cook for friends and family while visiting and there was a well equipped laundry for catching up on the kids washing on our long holiday. Kids games, and DVDs were...More

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Yvonne B, VR Owner at Midsummer Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Many thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Slow wi-fi is unfortunately one of the drawbacks of being in a semi-rural area, but we are continually looking at ways to improve it.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Full
    3 Twins
    1 Bunk
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About the neighbourhood
Down an un-made lane, the cottage is quiet and undisturbed - ideal for a quiet get-away.
Car not needed
How to get there
Railway: Blackburn: 6.0 km
Easy access from Junction 5 of the M65 - which connects directly to the M6
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There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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