Tithe Barn Cottage

Whittington near Kirkby Lonsdale, The Lake District and Cumbria (Ref. 1930)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A lovely, stone-built, end-terrace cottage, ideally situated at the heart of the pretty village of Whittington, between the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. Renovated to a high standard and set amidst stunning scenery, this charming property provides quality, bright and airy accommodation and boasts a cosy sitting room, modern, well-equipped kitchen and two delightful bedrooms. An abundance of pretty walks and cycle routes are available from the doorstep, whilst the Lune Valley, a favourite haunt of the artist Turner, and the nearby medieval Devil's Bridge at Kirkby Lonsdale are well worth a visit - with Lancaster and Kirkby Lonsdale accessible by bus, leaving every 2 hours just 1 minute's walk from the door. There are fantastic fishing and riding opportunities nearby, together with a choice of golf courses, whilst the Cumbrian town of Kendal, and the pretty villages of Arnside, Sedbergh and Settle provide an excellent day out. A superb location, whatever time of year.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Well-equipped kitchen. Utility room. Sitting room with dining area and woodburner-effect gas fire.

Amenities

Gas central heating with gas fire in sitting room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge (no ice box), washing machine, tumble dryer, TV with Freeview, video, DVD, radio/CD player etc. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available. Off road parking for one car. Small, enclosed patio with garden furniture. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1 min walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

WHITTINGTON

Kirkby Lonsdale 2 miles; Kendal 13 miles.

The pretty, unspoilt village of Whittington quietly rests in the picturesque Lune Valley, betwixt the beautiful Lake District and the stunning Yorkshire Dales. Consisting of traditional stone built dwellings, the village boasts a friendly, local pub and a wonderful 15th Century church, which stands proudly on an ancient site of a motte and bailey castle. Numerous scenic walks radiate from the village across beautiful rolling countryside and along the River Lune to the many pictorial villages, which enjoy fabulous views over the Lakeland Fells and northern Dales. Explore nearby Hutton Roof Crags Nature Reserve, boasting one of the most impressive areas of limestone habitat in Britain, whilst being home to a wide variety of butterflies, birds and plant life. The ancient market town of Kirkby Lonsdale, with its attractive 17th and 18th Century architecture and famous Devil's Bridge is within easy reach, offering a variety of distinctive shops and a selection of fine pubs and restaurants. The historic, Cumbrian town of Kendal, with its quaint cobbled streets, impressive art gallery and interesting museum is a mere thirteen miles away, whilst the villages of Arnside, Sedbergh and Settle are all within easy touring distance. An ideal base for exploring this lovely region.

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