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Shoebroad Barn

Todmorden, West Yorkshire, England

Shoebroad Barn in Todmorden, West Yorkshire, England
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About Shoebroad Barn

The property lies about 4 miles from the popular town of Hebden Bridge, easily reached by car, train or a pleasant walk along the canal bank. Todmorden & Hebden Bridge are both served by the Trans Pennine railway, Leeds to Manchester & good bus services. There are good, local hostelries in the area and Hebden Bridge has many interesting boutique style shops, cafes & restaurants. Todmorden indoor market has traditional stalls run by long established local families.
In the course of the year Todmorden boasts an excellent 1 day Agricultural Show, Music Festival & Carnival: Hebden Bridge a Vintage Car Rally, Arts Festival and is a 'Fairtrade' town. Todmorden has in recent times become famous as the home of 'Incredible Edible' supported by HRH The Prince of Wales.
The area is superb for walking to suit all abilities or, for a more leisurely outing, why not take a canal boat trip from Hebden Bridge Marina, sometimes horse drawn. Todmorden has one of the most beautiful cricket grounds in Lancashire/Yorkshire and hosts County games. Also an equally beautiful park with facilities for children, a swimming pool & leisure centre and Bandstand where concerts are given on many a Sunday afternoon.
An excellent days outing can be had by visiting Hardcastle Craggs (known as little Switzerland), Howarth (home of the Brontes), Gawthorpe and Townley Halls in Burnley, The Piece Hall and Shibden Hall in Halifax or nearby Hollingworth Lake.
Todmorden's Town Hall and Unitarian Church, both legacies of the Fielden family, once one of the richest families in the world, are exceptional buildings for such a small town and well worth a visit, particularly for Historians.
We have held a 4* rating for the past 5 years and the price includes all bedlinen, hand towels & heating. There is a bond required of £50 for weekend and £100 for week stay, this is returnable on inspection.
The property offers seclusion, country life, easy walking or harder stretches for the more advanced. Adjacent to the Pennine Way, Calderdale Way and Mary Towneley Loop.. We have nearby Horse Riding facilities, fishing/bird watching and stabling if necessary.
It is an ideal large property for family gatherings or reunions in quiet location but within easy reach of good hill top pubs/eating places, local amenities, train and bus station. The Rochdale Canal passes through the town.VisitBritain 4 Star
Also available is a double bedroom studio apartment. Can be booked as whole or on its own, adjacent to barn.
Shoebroad Barn offers one family bedroom accommodating 4, one double bedroom and two twin bedrooms. There is a large family bathroom with separate shower. The 2nd Bathroom is adjoining two bedrooms with shower over bath. There are also two separate shower rooms (one on each floor). Spacious lounge, separate dining room, large Kitchen & Utility room, games room,(where children can play games and read) and cloakroom. Garden
VisitBritain 4 Star

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