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“Fantastic!”

Review of Moughton Cottage

Moughton Cottage - a beautiful, bright cottage with many original features and all modern comforts
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Moughton Cottage - a beautiful, bright cottage with many original features and all modern comforts
spacious lounge with cosy log burner and comfy sofas to sink into after a long walk dining kitchen with views of the village green and the hills beyond
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63 reviews
Moughton Cottage - a beautiful, bright cottage with many original features and all modern comforts
spacious lounge with cosy log burner and comfy sofas to sink into after a long walk
dining kitchen with views of the village green and the hills beyond
dishwasher, microwave and more than enough quality tableware
ensuite bedroom - twin or kingsize - with amazing views of Moughton Fell
light, spacious bedrooms and comfortable beds
the single bedroom with crisp white linen offering a deep sleep in the peace of the cottage
ensuite bathroom with shower
king sized bed with views of the village green
house bathroom with bath and shower
enjoy dining al fresco in the sunny walled garden
south facing back garden with a space for the car
view of The Green from Moughton's bedroom window
view of Austwick village from Oxenber.  One of the many walks from the doorstep of the cottage.
Beautiful Austwick Beck running through the village.  Ideal for fishing net activity!
entering the village approaching the humpback bridge over Austwick Beck
the road into Austwick offering tantalizing views of the incredible scenery you are now in
Moughton Scar is the view from the cottage.  A tempting walk on a clear day.
Austwick's children's playground in idyllic limestone landscape
Pen-y-ghent from the top of Moughton.  One of The Three Peaks.
the limestone pavements of Moughton formed during the last ice age by glaciers.  Clints and grikes -
Austwick Beck as it runs through Crummackdale high above Austwick
early morning view of Austwick from a five bar gate in the nearby hamlet of Wharfe
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Austwick, Settle, Yorkshire Dales National Park, North Yorkshire, England

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Holidayma...
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
1 review
“Fantastic!”
Reviewed 11 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We have just spent a relaxing holiday in Moughton Cottage and were very impressed with the beautiful cottage and the tasteful and comfortable atmosphere that the owner had created. The standard was very high, and the cottage was spotlessly clean and well cared for. We lived the village and the walks directly from it, and we definitely hope to return to explore the area further, as there was a lot more to explore and the week seemed to fly past. Moughton cottage rates very highly compared to many of the holiday cottages we have stayed in previously, so thank you so much, Kate, for your thoughtful care with this lovely property.

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p0l82
Grimsby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“Fantastic cottage in perfect location!”
Reviewed 5 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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We have just returned home after our second stay at Moughton Cottage and we had such a relaxing holiday. It's an amazingly cosy cottage, spotlessly clean, well equipped and in a perfect location. Austwick is such a peaceful village. There are many lovely walks from the door and lots of places to visit to. Moughton Cottage is the nicest cottage we have stayed in and would love to return for a third time!

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Lain261
Sheffield
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3 reviews
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“Absolute Heaven!”
Reviewed 26 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Spent a few days at Moughton with three friends. What a wonderful place to stay! Austwick is a lovely peaceful village and the cottage overlooks the village green. So many lovely walks around and a superbly maintained property. Must be one of the nicest rental properties in The Dales. Please try it!

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Richard F
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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“Perfect cottage”
Reviewed 25 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Discovered Austwick many years ago as the perfect base for the Dales and now bring my children here to discover it for themselves. Our third stay in Moulton Cottage, which is superb. You can see a great pub and majestic hills from the bedroom window. We never want to leave...but will be back!

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David O
Chester, United Kingdom
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“An oasis in paradise”
Reviewed 18 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

I was very reluctant to review this place; it is a secret too good to be shared.
We spent Easter 2015 here, and whilst we were lucky with the weather, it would be an ideal place, however difficult your fell bashing aspirations are.
Should you have none of those, there are so many attractions within easy reach.
The cottage is immaculate, every detail having been thought out. It is very warm, and relaxing. Nearby is the village pub, (booking essential, for excellent French style food).
There is also a very well stocked shop within a thirty second walk, which is much undersold.
The star of the show, however, is Moughton Cottage. However long you are lucky enough to spend here, it will bring a smile to your face.
A wonderful find.

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