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Far Wicken Hall Farm


5 Visit England Stars 5 Visit England Stars 5 Visit England Stars 5 Visit England Stars 5 Visit England Stars 5 Visit England Stars Self Catering
Huddersfield Road, Newhey, Rochdale, Lancs, OL16 3TJ

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Far Wicken Hall Farm.


Far Wicken Hall is situated on the Saddleworth border, in a unique secluded setting with private access.

The cottage is an extensive fully renovated barn on a small working farm, which overlooks Ogden reservoir, it has uninterrupted views of the South Pennines, making it ideal family accommodation.

It is also perfect for people coming to the area on business, as we are only 5 mins from M62 exits 21 and 22.

The cottage is fully central heated throughout, it boasts 3 spacious double bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, one of which is downstairs. As expected there is a fully equipped kitchen. The lounge area has a flat screen TV, DVD player, luxury leather seating and a wood burning stove.

On arrival all guest's receive an extensive complimentary welcome pack, consisting of home made produce. Children are most welcome to see the farm animals and our pets.

Far Wicken Hall is personally managed by Fiona who has 30 years hotel management experience, being the only Visit Britain 5 star rated property in a 25 mile radius, making it ideal for the more discerning guest.

The cottage comfortably sleeps 6.

Contact Andrew and Fiona Schofield on 01706 291320 or 07769 575990.

Prices: weekly stays from £650. 3 day luxury break from £450.


Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Kingfisher Cottagefrom £600.00 to £850.00 per unit per week

*Short breaks from £425 Max £850 per week



  • Free Parking

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Highchair

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course
  • Arrangements for riding/pony trekking
  • Cycle hire
  • Fishing

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Midweek breaks
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted
  • Weekend breaks

Provider Facilities

  • Garden/patio for guests use
  • Linen available free of charge
  • Linen provided

Provider Features

  • Farm
  • In countryside
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest - Historic building.

Target Markets

  • Marketed to any other specialist market - Marketed to families.
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Special provisions for walkers

Bookable Product Facilities: Kingfisher Cottage

  • Central Heating
  • Colour Television
  • Dishwasher
  • Drying Facilities
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Microwave
  • Radio
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Washing Machine

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Newhey follow A640 Huddersfield Road, after 1 1/2 miles just before the top of the hill, look for their sign on left, turn down the track, back downhill, 1/4 mile to the farm.


  • 5 Visit England Stars Self Catering
5 Visit England Stars Self Catering

Opening times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Opening 2017 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2020)

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