Middle Flass Lodge
“Chef prepared meals using locally sourced ingredients wherever possible.” - VisitEngland Assessor
Bolton by Bowland, Lancashire
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Set in beautiful countryside within the Forest of Bowland, this peacefully located barn conversion is an ideal base for walking and visiting the Dales and Lakes. On the border of Lancashire/ Yorkshire. With full en- suite facilities. Timbers are exposed throughout the property, As in the attractive lounge and dining room /restaurant. Chef prepared cuisine using locally sourced ingredients wherever possible. Personal and professional attention at all times. Table licence. Gardens. Ample parking.
- Open all year
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About the area
Lancashire was at the centre of the British cotton industry in the 19th century, which lead to the urbanization of great tracts of the area. The cotton boom came and went, but the industrial profile remains. Lancashire’s resorts, Blackpool, Southport and Morecambe Bay, were originally developed to meet the leisure needs of the cotton mill town workers. Blackpool is the biggest and brashest, celebrated for it tower, miles of promenade, and the coloured light ‘illuminations’. Amusements are taken very seriously here, day and night, and visitors can be entertained in a thousand different ways.
The former county town, Lancaster, boasts one of the younger English universities, dating from 1964. Other towns built up to accommodate the mill-workers with back-to-back terraced houses, are Burnley, Blackburn, Rochdale and Accrington. To get out of town, you can head for the Pennines, the ‘backbone of England’, a series of hills stretching from the Peak District National Park to the Scottish borders. To the north of the country is the Forest of Bowland, which despite its name is fairly open country, high up, with great views.
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