Ulverson 3 miles.
A superb 17th century, semi-detached cottage, located in the quaint hamlet of Broughton Beck, close to the colourful market town of Ulverston and 15 minutes drive from Coniston Water in the Lake District.
This Broughton Beck cottage oozes charm and character in every room with original beams, stone-flagged floors and a feature fireplace.
This wonderful cottage near Ulverston comprises a sitting room, furnished in a contemporary style, with original features, a woodburning stove and a dining area.
After a day exploring the beautiful neighbouring countryside, this cosy and welcoming Cumbria cottage will be waiting for you to return for a long soak in the luxury bathroom whilst a tasty meal is prepared in the bespoke kitchen, which has a lovely Belfast sink.
Outside there is a delightful garden with a lawn and patio area which has established flowers growing all year long.
Located just outside the Lake District National Park, this Ulverston cottage is perfect for exploring the beautiful landscape – either venturing out on the fells for a bracing walk or cruising on Coniston Water on the Steam Gondola.
There are some superb pubs to enjoy, both at Broughton Mills and in Ambleside where you’ll find the famous Drunken Duck.
Wherever you choose to visit you are sure to enjoy the food and locally brewed ales that are available, or why not pack a picnic and explore the beautiful Duddon Valley?
The drive up to Seathwaite, with the River Duddon tumbling alongside the road, must be one of the most beautiful areas to visit.
Whatever the time of year, this Ulverston cottage will be a delightful place to stay.
Note: This cottage is next to Ref. 30649, together they sleep 6.
About the location
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.