- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
A superb end-terrace cottage located in the old mill village of Cark in Cartmel, two miles from the priory village of Cartmel, and eight miles from the tip of Lake Windermere. This pretty Cark in Cartmel cottage mixes traditional, homely features with modern comforts to provide a wonderful base for friends and families to enjoy this special area together. Delightfully presented throughout, guests will find four bedrooms, including a king-size double complete with a splendid en-suite, a spacious living room with dining area and cosy woodburner, along with a modern fitted kitchen and a separate snug benefiting from an open fire. Situated alongside the River Eea, this former weaver's cottage has an attractive front garden overlooking the waterside, together with a large patio area at the rear. The village has a shop and a pub, both just a short walk from this Cark in Cartmel cottage, and the splendid Holker Hall and Gardens are also within walking distance. The medieval village of Cartmel is less than two miles away, and is one of the prettiest in the area with its stream winding through the centre, luring you to the charming 16th century square, home to excellent pubs and restaurants where the favourite sticky toffee pudding is sure to be sourced. There are plenty of attractions nearby with the popular South Lakes Wild Animal Park less than 30 minutes' drive away, and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway just 8 miles down the road. After a delightful day exploring this beautiful area, this extremely comfortable cottage in Cark in Cartmel will be waiting to welcome your return.
Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed, 1 x adult bunks. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and woodburner. Snug (seats 5) with open fire.
Gas central heating with woodburner and open fire. Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner and fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Roadside parking in lane next to cottage. Lockable bike storage. Small, front enclosed garden and rear patio with furniture, BBQ and chiminea. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Note: This property is alongside a river, children and pets to be supervised. Note: Access to this property is on foot, crossing a small bridge.
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About the location
CARK IN CARTMEL
Cartmel 2 miles; Bowness on Windermere 16 miles.
Cark in Cartmel is a small Lakeland village just two miles from Cartmel, one of the prettiest villages in the Lake District. Cark is well served by the Furness line railway, and features pretty streamside strolls, lovely walks to the local coastline, overlooking Morecambe Bay, two fine traditional old pubs and a scattering of small shops. It is a very short stroll from here to Holker Hall, the stately home of Lord Cavendish, whose house, gardens and deer park are open to the public. Nearby Cartmel offers quaint cobbled streets littered with antique shops, charming gift shops, welcoming, traditional pubs serving real ales, and the nationally acclaimed Michelin Star awarded L'Enclume restaurant. Take advantage of excellent walking opportunities amidst beautiful, unspoilt countryside or visit The National Hunt Racecourse, the Campbell Legend Bluebird Exhibition and the Lakeland Motor Museum, all close by. The quiet seaside retreat of Grange-over-Sands, with its Edwardian buildings, mountain backdrop, fabulous sea views, promenade and two golf courses is 4 miles away. Windermere, with its panoramic views over England's longest lake, is within a fifteen minute drive. A superb holiday destination, at any time of year.