The SpaceThis is a wonderful period cottage with loads of interesting features. Formerly the home of Hollywood actress & musical hall entertainer Tessie O'Shea and featured in the book 'Around Poulton-Le-Fylde' arguably one of the oldest cottages in Poulton. Prominently, situated in a main road position just a short stroll to all the shop, restaurants and bars that Poulton has to offer.
Mulberry Cottage is nestled in the heart of Lancashire in the borough of Wyre where unspoilt countryside goes hand in hand with market towns and traditional seaside resorts. Poulton-Le-Fylde is fast becoming the choice for those visitors who do not want to stay in heavily commercialised resorts. Just 15 mins drive allows easy access to the ever popular coastal resorts of Blackpool, Cleveleys & Lytham & all they have to offer. 1/2 hr from AONB Forest of Bowland, 1 hr from Yorkshire Dales and 1 hr from the awe inspiring Lake District. 40 mins from Manchester, Liverpool & Chester 1hr. 3 hours 45 mins drive to edinburgh Scotland's capital city.
Popular as you're staying in the heart of England's Golf Coast & under 5 miles from Blackpool. There are 4 superb courses in Lancashire, located around Lytham and St Annes just 20 mins drive from Mulberry Cottage. Seaside links courses where the irresistible forces of sea, sand & nature combine to provide a challenge, second to none for dedicated golfers at all skills levels. Follow in the triumphant footsteps of golfing greats like Jack Nicklaus, Seve Ballesteros & Tiger Woods at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Course, regular home to the legendary Open Championship, where the world's best golfers do battle along its hallowed fairways, for the supreme award in British Golf. Since 1901, St Annes Old Links Golf Course has offered the purest of links experiences. Its fairways nestled between dunes & subject to the unpredictable coastal weather offer a demanding course as traditional & historic as they come. Fairhaven Golf Club has all the characteristics of a traditional links course, including a sand sub-soil, allowing year-round golf, whilst being entirely surrounded by trees & open farm land. It is not only a beautiful place to play golf but it lives up fully to its designation as a 'Championship' course. Lytham Green Drive Golf Club is a flat, parkland course with tree-lined fairways & good greens. It has hosted Open Championship qualifying rounds & is regarded as one of the best courses on the Fylde Coast. If all that wasn't enough just behind the cottage is the local course!! Guest AccessYou have access to the whole house (but not studio apartment) gardens and Laundry room. The Old Dairy studio apartment sleeps 2 is available as a seperate listing but can be book together so cottage & Dairy together can sleep 10 Interaction with GuestsI don't live in the area but I have a housekeeper & family to hand if anything is needed during your stay. I am available by phone and email. We operate a self check in system which means you can check in at any time after 15.00. We can offer a meet and greet service but there will be a small surcharge. Please let me know if you require this service The NeighborhoodPoulton-Le-Fylde
The historic market town of Poulton-le-Fylde home to this wonderful cottage has, along with its villages, plenty to offer visitors. For great walking routes follow the River Wyre and Lancaster Canal into the country. Plus the ever popular tourist resort of Blackpool is right on your doorstep. Blackpool is a town full of firsts: taller, faster roller coasters, bigger clubs, even the biggest mirror ball in the world plus world-class shows, cosmopolitan restaurants, vibrant nightlife, an active sports scene and breathtakingly beautiful scenery closeby. Visit the Forest of Bowland an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - rural countryside that includes the famous landmark Pendle Hill. Forest of Bowland offers plenty of opportunity for quiet enjoyment such as walking, cycling, fishing and horse riding. Explore the trail of the Pendle Witches, the Pendle Way and the Pennine Cycleway, into Bronte Country and the magical hamlet of Wycoller. Further afield yet easily accessible from Mulberry cottage is the world renowned Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and cities of Manchester, Chester and the European city of culture – Liverpool. Take a ferry from Fleetwood and visit the Isle of Man. If you love golf then Royal Lytham and many other fabulous golf courses are just a short drive away. The list is endless!
Although not traditionally associated with tourism, Poulton-Le-Fylde is fast becoming the choice for those visitors who do not want to stay in heavily commercialised resorts.15 mins drive allows easy access to the ever popular coastal resorts of Blackpool, Cleveleys & Lytham & all they have to offer.1/2 hr from AONB Forest of Bowland, 1 hr from Yorkshire Dales and 1 hr from the awe inspiring Lake District. 40 mins from Manchester, Liverpool & Chester 1hr. Popular with golfers championship links golf courses closeby see golf section.
Poulton-Le-Fylde is just 15 mins in land from the Fylde Coast in Lancashire North West of England. 15 mins drive to popular tourist resort of Blackpool, Cleveleys and Lytham. Blackpool has numerous tourist attractions such as the famous Pleasure Beach, splashland aqua park, zoo, illuminations, 3 piers, the golden mile, miles of sandy beaches, many theatres, Funny Girls etc The north west coast is England's Golf Coast being home to 3 of the top-20 and seven of the top-36 courses in UK & Ireland. Three of the links courses are among the WORLD'S top-75! Highest concentration of championship links golf in the world! Take a trip to the countryside just 1/2 hr to Forest of bowland, 1 hr to Yorkshire dales & 1hr to the beautiful Lake district. For shopping, a 40 min trip will find you in the Trafford Centre Manchester or try Freeport Fleetwood for duty free shopping. Fancy skiing? Adjacent to Trafford centre is Chill Factore Manchester indoor ski slope. Liverpool & Chester also just 1hr away
The Lancashire region
Lancashire is full of great fun, exciting activities and amazing attractions to entertain the whole family during the holidays. Whether you visit for a refreshing break or an enjoyable day out, you can be sure to be met with Lancashire's renowned warmth and friendliness.
The districts of Lancashire each have their own character and charm. Some are centred on cities and town, others embrace rivers, valleys and rural villages. Some are steeped in the heritage of the Industrial Revolution, others are more medieval. Some lie in the rugged hills, others on the coastal plains. Each one is worth getting to know individually. Together they make up Lancashire in all its glory, the perfect getaway destination. Mulberry Cottage is nestled in the heart of Lancashire in the borough of Wyre where unspoilt countryside goes hand in hand with market towns and traditional seaside resorts.
Getting AroundGood Public transport buses and rail. The Railway station is just 5 - 10 mins walk. Regular buses to Blackpool & surrounding areas.
Situated in the heart of England's North West, it is accessible by three airports (Blackpool International Airport, Manchester Airport, and Liverpool John Lennon Airport) and is serviced by a superb rail and road network. There are reliable bus links within the area, which are also available from the surrounding counties. Plus there are ferry services to and from Ireland.
By Rail - Station Poulton-Le-Fylde is within easy walking distance. Trains run direct to Manchester Airport
By road - Leave the M55 at junction 3. Follow signs for Poulton. More details from owner.
By ferry - Nearest port is Fleetwood just 15 mins drive away. Also Liverpool 1 hour.
By air - Blackpool International, Manchester or Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Trains run direct from Manchester Airport to Poulton-Le-Fylde.
Airlines - Ryan Air, (URL HIDDEN) Easyjet, Monarch most major airlines to Manchester. I can provide weblinks. Other Things to NoteBoth units are strictly no smoking. The Old Dairy studio apartment sleeps 2 is available as a separate listing but can be book together so cottage & Dairy together can sleep 10. Well behaved pets are allowed but will be subject to a small pet surcharge of £20 per pet. Included in price is an end of stay clean but not a mid stay clean. All linen and towels are provided but not beach towels.
The tumble dryer is a condenser dryer and as such it extracts the water from the clothes. If the water tank gets full then it will require emptying and the dryer will not work. Could you please check this before reporting it as faulty - thank you.