• About The Old Post Office

    This stunning former Victorian post office in Fence is a lovely cosy holiday home for the family, in a fantastic location for many surrounding activities.

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    • Asset 46

      2 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 4 people

    • Safer Stays

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      0 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Dishwasher
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Golf nearby
      Golf nearby
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Television
    • Christmas themed cottage
      Christmas themed cottage
    • WiFi
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Cot available
      Cot available
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Fishing nearby
      Fishing nearby
    • Pets – not allowed
      Pets – not allowed
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
    Safer Stays

    We have encouraged all of our owners to adapt their cleaning routine. The provider of this accommodation has confirmed they are following the Safer Stays principles, which include:

    • Extra cleaning and sanitisation
    • Extra time for property to air
    • Safe key collection and key drop
    • Hand soap or sanitiser provided
    • Social distancing guidance
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "This stunning former Victorian post office in Fence is a lovely cosy holiday home for the family in a fantastic location for many surrounding activities.4 steps to entrance.\n\nGround Floor\nDining room \nWith electric wood burner 40 Freeview Smart TV seating area and French doors leading to patio.\n\nKitchen \nWith electric double oven gas hob microwave dishwasher slow cooker fridge and freezer.\n\nFirst Floor\nLiving room \nWith electric coal-effect fire 40 Freeview Smart TV and Playstation 4.\n\nBedroom 1 \nWith kingsize bed.\n\nBedroom 2 \nWith zip and link twin beds can be super kingsize on request.\n\nBathroom \nWith bath shower cubicle and toilet. \n Gas central heating gas electricity bed linen towels and superfast fibre broadband included. Travel cot highchair and stairgate on request. Welcome pack. 24 hour turnaround laundry service by arrangement with the ironinglaundry shop below. Lawned garden with patio garden furniture and barbecue. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note There are 3 steps in the garden. \n Tucked away in the charming village of Fence this former Victorian post office dates back to 1880. Carefully converted and refurbished throughout it makes a lovely home from which to explore the Forest of Bowland a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Ribble Valley. Conveniently located at the foot of Pendle Hill in this small Pendleside village in the parish of Old Laund Booth. Private dedicated parking is adjacent to the building and will accommodate two average size cars in tandem.\n\nYou will be spoilt for choice with easy access to both Lancashire with it’s rich history and the Yorkshire Dales with all it’s rugged beauty. Nearby Barrowford plays host to a selection of independent shops cafés and bars all offering something a bit different or try Boundary Mill for a bargain and a wonderful afternoon tea. The area around Fence is renowned for having a wide selection of places to eat both a la carte and good pub grub. In Fence you are truly spoilt with a Michelin star restaurant at just 400 yards away also serving Timothy Taylor’s it doesn’t get much better \n\nPendle Hill a challenge for keen walkers is just 3 miles away and the neighbouring villages are renowned for the legend of the Pendle Witches and the most notorious witch trial of the 17th century. St. Mary’s Church located in Newchurch is home to the tombstone known as the ’witches grave’. Alternatively the bustling market towns of Clitheroe and Skipton can be reached in under half an hour. Further afield the Lake District and many popular spots along the Fylde Coast can also be reached in under an hour. Fishing available nearby. Shop 200 yards pub and restaurant 400 yards. \n " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/107/840/10785759.jpg UK11350

    The Old Post Office reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.4 out of 10 – based on 7 reviews

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    out of 10

    Excellent cottage, maintained to a high spec. Very homely, spacious and well-equipped. Great communication and all in all a very pleasant stay.



    out of 10

    We loved staying at the old post office. The accommodation was spacious, excellently presented and equipped and with high ceilings and some lovely features. The village of Fence has a lovely feel to it with lots of charming stone cottages and it's easy to get to and close to lots of lovely villages, walks and attractions nearby. There is a shop in the village and plenty of supermarkets within a short drive. There are some attractive and private outside spaces to enjoy if the weather is nice. Book with confidence.



    out of 10

    Very tastefully renovated house, all the fixtures, fittings and equipment were so well thought out. Very comfortable and the owners could not have been more helpful and friendly. Highly recommend.



    out of 10

    Lovely, comfortable cottage. Great location, very friendly owners. Would certainly recommend.



    out of 10

    Great holiday home - comfortable, warm and full of lovely special touches. Everything you need for a special break in a village with lovely pubs and eateries. Would absolutely recommend.



    out of 10

    We had a lovely stay in a truly fabulous place.



    out of 10

    Was back in the UK for work and brought the family along. I'm from this area so I know it well and wanted to stay fairly close to Burnley where I was working. Didn't fancy staying 2 weeks in a hotel with my wife and kid as it would have been cramped and restricting so opted for a cottage rental. Found the perfect property for our stay in the village of Fence which is a great location with a lot to offer. The property had recently been fully renovated to a very high standard giving everything a new feeling. The landlords, Nathan and Fil, were great, very welcoming and attentive. During the stay they provided us with a high chair and cot at no extra cost. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here and will definitely be returning at some point in the future. Can't recommend this property enough.



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