Chapels near Kirkby-in-Furness, Cumbria & The Lake District
A superb, detached, stone-built barn conversion in the small hamlet of Chapels near the village of Kirkby-in-Furness, on the undiscovered beautiful edge of the Lake District. Lovingly converted, Brooklands Barn sits alongside a number of former barns and outbuildings that once made up the farmstead. The property is in a small valley surrounded by beautiful countryside and offers excellent accommodation, with many original features such as wooden beams and a welcoming woodburner. With a spacious open plan living area and delightful conservatory, the property makes a superb base for a group of family or friends wishing to get together. Enjoy long-distance views of the Duddon Estuary to the Black Combe Mountain behind, take a short walk to view the The Old Man of Coniston, visit the market towns of Ulverston and Broughton-in-Furness or explore the Lake District National Park, all within easy reach. An ideal holiday retreat, to be enjoyed at any time of the year.
Four bedrooms: 2 x double, one with en-suite shower cubicle, basin and WC, 2 x twin. Luxury bathroom with large bath, separate large shower cubicle, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Spacious open plan living area with sitting area with woodburner, dining area and conservatory.
Gas central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric cooker, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD with sound bar, CD player, library of books/games. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Additional fuel for woodburner can be purchased at the local garage, 1 mile away. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Front & rear lawned gardens with garden furniture. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop, Post Office & pub 1 mile.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
About the location
Broughton-in-Furness 5 miles; Coniston 11 miles.
Chapels is a small hamlet located in the south western corner of the Lake District, in a quiet, undiscovered area between the mountains and the sea. Picturesque, with gently rolling pastures that meander down to the sea, this is a superb location from which to discover the many attractions of the area. The nearby market town of Broughton-in-Furness dates back to the 11th Century and is today a thriving town with a delightful Market Square with tall Georgian houses and an array of excellent pubs and restaurants. The Furness railway line runs from nearby Kirkby-in-Furness and makes for an ideal day out, travelling the west coast of Cumbria. Set amidst the charm of the Lake District and close to the sea, this attractive hamlet makes an inspiring choice from which to further explore a magical heartland of silver lakes, lofty towering peaks and lonely heather clad moors.