Colne Area Guide

The Village of Colne

Thinking of moving to Colne? The Lettings Town has created a small area guide to help you decide. Colne is a lovely market town located nearby Pendle Hill and is a quirky, fun and trendy place to live. There is plenty to do in Colne, from visiting independent shops to attending events and exploring the local history so you will never run out of days out!

Lettings In Colne

The lettings industry is strong in this market town, with plenty of affordable choices. There are a lot of terraces located in Colne with it previously being a Mill town, as well as larger properties located in the countryside. Here at The Lettings Cloud, we currently have a few properties available to rent out here, and in surrounding villages. Click here to find out more!

The Lettings Cloud, Dent Street, Colne, Lancashire
3 Bedroom Terrace on Dent Street
The Lettings Cloud, Gordon Street, Colne, Lancashire
3 Bedroom Terrace on Gordon Street


There are a wide variety of shops here, from larger retail shops such as Asda, Aldi and Sainsburys as well as smaller independent shops located on the high street and market in Colne. Additionally, on the outskirts, Boundary Mill attracts visitors from the whole of Lancashire. Boundary Mill contains many outlet clothing shops, with huge discounts on many products.

Boundary Mill Outlet Store

Transport In and Around Colne

Colne is very easily accessible with M65 motorway links as well as a train station connecting Colne to Nelson, Brierfield, Burnley, Preston and Blackpool. Additionally, there are frequent busses in the town centre taking residents to Padiham, Clitheroe, Accrington, Burnley, Trawden and Skipton.



Restaurants and bars are dotted all over Colne, including some of our favourites such as Tubbs of Colne, Jaipur Indian Restaurant and No.62, so be sure to give them a try! There are many venues to enjoy live music such as The Venue and The Muni Theatre. Events are also a regular occurrence in this quirky village. The Colne Grand Prix, Blues Festival and Beer Festival all take place annually and are enjoyed by many.Interior of No. 62 Colne

We regularly have properties available to rent in Colne. Click here to view our latest rentals!