Beck Cottage

Pennington near Ulverston, The Lake District and Cumbria (Ref. 27034)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    2

  • Bedrooms

    1

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A perfectly-presented romantic detached cottage, in the peaceful hamlet of Pennington, two miles from the market town of Ulverston. Lovingly appointed throughout to provide spacious accommodation, Beck Cottage is ideal for couples who wish to enjoy this Cumbria location, just a short drive from the beautiful Lake District National Park. At this Pennington cottage, you will find a bright and spacious open plan living area with a cosy woodburning stove. The excellent bedroom has an additional sitting area together with a TV. This superb Pennington cottage is so comfortable and cosy you may never wish to leave! Outside this Pennington cottage is a pretty patio area stocked with flowering plants, which is a delicious suntrap throughout the morning. With the stunning Lake District within 30 minutes’ drive, and the beautiful coastal area overlooking Morecambe Bay within 10 minutes’ drive, this superb location has a wide variety of walking and cycling available. There really is no excuse not to get out and enjoy this quiet corner of Cumbria. The market town of Ulverston is a colourful destination with a regular calendar of festivals, including the traditional flag festival and lantern procession, plus of course some excellent restaurants. Just a five minute walk from this Pennington cottage is a pub with its own microbrewery and there is a farm shop in the hamlet. This charming Pennington cottage is a delight at any time of the year.

Accommodation

One double bedroom with sitting area. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.

Amenities

Electric central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi. Fuel, power and wood for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars (1 under cover). Bike storage. Front patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops 2 miles, pub 5 mins walk. Note: Cottage is approached via a number of steps or a sloping path, may not be suitable for guests with limited mobility. Note: Stairs open directly into the bedroom and there is a step inside the bathroom.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

PENNINGTON

Ulverston 3 miles; Coniston 11 miles.

Pennington is a small hamlet with a scattering of dwellings, farms and country pubs, situated on the beautiful Lake District Peninsula, an area of tranquillity, gentle hills and unspoilt walking country. Locally, the start of the Haematite and Cumbrian Way footpaths can be located, and the twin pubs at Great Urswick Tarn are renowned locally for their fine ales and good food. Pennington's nearby neighbour, Ulverston, is an ancient market town that still holds a street market every Thursday and Saturday. Today, the town is well known as a “Festival Town”, with events throughout the year, and as the birthplace of Stan Laurel - it is now home to the only Laurel and Hardy museum in the world! Facilities include a wide range of independent shops, pubs, restaurants, a cinema and a leisure centre. All of the attractions of the National Park are easily reached. The Furness Coast boasts sandy beaches and good birdwatching. Nearby family attractions include Furness Abbey, the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, the South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Conishead Priory, Holker Hall and Muncaster Castle.

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