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Green Hills Farm

Ulverston, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 948659)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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* Based on a combined average customer score (of 3 customer ratings)

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6 Customer Review(s)

  • “Best cottage we've been to. The ...”
    Best cottage we've been to. The facilities, the welcoming, the space and equipment just impressed us. Steve and Sarah are so lovely and helpful , they are there when needed. we will return annually. We had the opportunity to see their farm as well which was ace. I would recommend over and over. Great stay thanks again
    Best cottage we've been to. The facilities, the welcoming, the space and equipment just impressed us. Steve and Sarah are so lovely and helpful , they are there when needed. we will return annually. We had the opportunity to see their farm as well which was ace. I would recommend over and over. Great stay thanks again
    - Ms danda, March 2017

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Ulverston 2 miles.

This superb semi-detached cottage is situated on a working livestock farm, two miles from the market town of Ulverston.

Presented to a high standard, this cottage is ideally suited for friends and family wishing to enjoy time together close to the vibrant town of Ulverston and the fantastic areas of the Lake District.

Set over two floors, there are four spacious bedrooms as well as a family bathroom and shower room.

On the ground floor there is a large sitting room with electric fire to relax in front of and a good sized dining room, great to enjoy a delicious meal together that has been prepared in the well-equipped kitchen.

Outside there are patio areas at both the front and rear, whilst just across the parking area is a lawned garden with views across the fields.

Here you can watch the local wildlife including deer and birds, and if you're lucky you may catch sight of the barn owl.

Ulverston has a host of shops, restaurants, an indoor market.

Explore the southern tip of Coniston Water and the east of the Lake passing through Nibthwaite catching glimpses of “Wild Cat Island”, Peel Island as featured in Swallows and Amazons.

There are lots of places to park up and wander through the woods and along the shore.

Further up is Brantwood, the home of John Ruskin, where you can enjoy the landscaped gardens with views across to the Coniston Fells and a tasty afternoon tea in their tearoom.

On the other side of Coniston Water you can hire kayaks and rowing boats and even participate on sailing courses and stand up paddle boarding.

Grizedale Forest is also close by with lots of tracks and trails to explore, both on foot or on a bike, whilst there is also Go Ape for the more adventurous.

At the end of the day, return to your countryside cottage and enjoy the rural location.

A lovely cottage at any time of the year.

Accommodation

Four bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size on request), 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with electric fire.

Amenities

  • Oil central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Ample off road parking
  • Enclosed front and rear patios with furniture, with access to lawned garden across the parking area
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles.

About the location

ULVERSTON

Lake Windermere 10 miles; Coniston Water 11 miles.

Ulverston is a traditional market town built around a cobbled main street. It boasts a fine selection of independent shops, café’s, and pubs with open fires and real ales. There is an extensive selection of eating places to suit everyone, from fine dining to traditional pub food. Ulverston is also well known as a festival town, with events ranging from flags and walking to art and music festivals throughout the summer months and with the renowned Dickensian Christmas festival in late November. It is the birthplace of Stan Laurel and world record holder of the biggest foam pie fight in the world giving a glimpse into the fun community spirited little town. There are excellent walks around the town and beautiful countryside, with views of the southern Lake District and Morecambe Bay. Home to the deepest, widest and shortest canal, which makes for a lovely afternoon walk with a pub at the end and views over the bay. All of the attractions of the National Park are also easily reached. The Furness Coast boasts sandy beaches and good birdwatching. Nearby family attractions include the South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Lakes Windermere and Coniston and popular Birkrigg Common, with its incredible panoramic views across Morecambe Bay.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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