Nestling in a quiet backwater close to the river in the centre of Hawes, Little Bower ensures the perfect retreat for a quiet and relaxing break, yet close to all amenities. The lounge is cosy and welcoming with the benefit of an electric stove effect fire, flat screen TV with DVD and broadband connection for those wishing to use their laptops. There is also a digital radio with ipod docking station. The cottage overlooks a quiet, sunny courtyard and enjoys the benefit of a bistro table and chairs to the front.
A short stroll leads into the heart of the village over the cobbled streets where a good selection of shops including antiques and craft workshops, pubs and tea rooms await, Hawes is a bustling market town with stalls lining the main street each Tuesday and where locals and tourists purchase essentials and gifts. Situated in the heart of Wensleydale, Hawes is home to the Wensleydale Creamery which offers a wide variety of local cheese, a viewing gallery, tea and gift shop. The Dales Countryside Museum, a working pottery and a traditional Ropemakers are also in the village.
The area is surrounded by beautiful countryside and ensures a perfect base for the outdoor enthusiast with an abundance of footpath walks, hikes and cycle ways throughout the Yorkshire Dales National Park. From Hawes the villages of Askrigg, with its James Herriot connections, and Aysgarth, complete with National Park visitor centre and waterfall walks are easily accessible and well worth a visit. For those who enjoy shopping, the market towns of Leyburn and Richmond each have a lot to offer
Ground Floor: Property has electric storage heaters and comprises:
Lounge/Dining/Kitchen: With electric stove effect fire, flat screen TV, DVD, broadband connection, digital radio and ipod docking station. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box and washer/dryer.
First Floor: Bedroom: With double bed, TV/DVD and electric heater, with wardrobe over the stairs
Bathroom: With shower over the bath, WC, wash basin, shaver point and extractor fan.
All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and high chair available.Shared courtyard to front with bistro table and chairs. Up to 2 medium sized dogs welcome. Parking in the town or car park opposite.