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Birthplace of Stan Laurel, Ulverston is an interesting market town in the South Lakes and features a wide range of attractions to suit the whole family.
Explore its cobbled streets and historic squares, lined with colourful shops and inviting places to eat and drink. Soak up the banter of the daily indoor market and watch out for speciality food fairs - great for stocking your Ulverston cottage with tasty goodies!
For fans of slapstick comedy and memorabilia, the Laurel and Hardy Museum hits the spot. Other venues out to impress include the Lakes Glass Centre; Coronation Hall and the Lanternhouse for music, dance and drama; Ford Park for outdoor theatre and festivals; and the Roxy Cinema for movies. Enjoy quiet meditation at Conishead Priory, founded by Augustinian Monks and today site of a Buddhist Temple. Learn about the Quaker Movement at Swarthmoor Hall or about traditional milling at Gleaston Water Mill.
This quirky little town is well known for festivals and other special events. Flag Fortnight, Dickensian Festival, Fashion, Beer, Music, Walking, Easter Bonnet Parade, Lantern Procession...a treat for everyone!
Get out and about amid the rolling pastures of the Furness Peninsula. Trace the steps of merchants, miners, monks, fishermen and shipbuilders along the Cumbria Way, the Cistercian Way and the Cumbria Coastal Way. Gentler options include towpath strolls along Ulverston Canal or spotting wildfowl on Urswick Tarn. For sweeping views across Morecambe Bay and the Lake District Fells, head for Hoad Hill or Birkrigg Common.
Lots to see and do when you book an Ulverston cottage!
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Town End Farmhouse | Finsthwaite near Newby Bridge | Cumbria & The Lake District
A charming detached 17th century cottage near Newby Bridge, in the Lake District. Original features. Woodburner. Lake Windermere 5 mins drive.
Grange Fell | Grange-over-Sands | Cumbria & The Lake District
Charming Victorian property in the town of Grange-over-Sands. Family accommodation with six bedrooms. Two sitting rooms, woodburning stove. Lake Windermere close by. Cartmel 2 miles.
Gorse Bank | Broughton-in-Furness | Cumbria & The Lake District
Lovely family cottage in village of Broughton-in-Furness at southern end of Lake District. Four bedrooms, two shower rooms, woodburner. Coniston 9 miles.
Church View | Broughton-in-Furness | Cumbria & The Lake District
Superb detached farmhouse on the outskirts of the village of Broughton-in-Furness. Four bedrooms, bathroom with corner bath, woodburning stove in sitting room. Close to Coniston Water and Scafell Pike. Coniston 9 miles.
Fairhaven | Grange-over-Sands | Cumbria & The Lake District
Superb ground floor wing of stone-built house in Grange-over-Sands. Original character features. Two bedrooms. Elevated garden. Kendal 10 miles.
Lower Greenways | Grange-over-Sands | Cumbria & The Lake District
Lovely wing of a period home in the elegant resort of Grange-over-Sands. Fantastic, mature garden and spectacular coastal views. Newby Bridge 7 miles.
Dunlins | Grange-over-Sands | Cumbria & The Lake District
One of our coastal Lake District cottages, this spacious wing of an Edwardian house has superb views, with cosy, comfortable accommodation. Shops, pubs, restaurants 10 mins walk.
Silverdale | Furness Peninsula near Roa Island | Cumbria & The Lake District
Cosy detached cottage 1 mile from Roa Island. Quality accommodation, furnished to a high standard. Excellent touring base for South Lakes. Ulverston 6 miles.
Baytree Apartment | Grange-over-Sands | Cumbria & The Lake District
This comfortable first floor apartment in Grange-over-Sands has pretty views across to Morecambe Bay and is close to the Lake District National Park. Cartmel 2 miles.
Hillside | Broughton-in-Furness | Cumbria & The Lake District
A lovely Georgian townhouse overlooking the town square in Broughton-in-Furness. Open fires, games room, close to village amenities. Ulverston 9 miles.