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Glen Cottage

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 960570)

  • Glen Cottage - (Ref. 960570)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Reviews

    Mrs Johnson

    “This cottage was a gorgeous Quaint cottage, we loved everything about it and would love to return some day.”

    The little village this cottage is in is so peaceful and when you see other people they make you feel very welcome always speak to you. There is Lovely walks for dog owners and Kirkby Stephen, Ambleside, Keswick, Kendal and Penrith are easy to get too by car firvdats out.

    The little village this cottage is in is so peaceful and when you see other people they make you feel very welcome always speak to you. There is Lovely walks for dog owners and Kirkby Stephen, Ambleside, Keswick, Kendal and Penrith are easy to get too by car firvdats out.


  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

The property

This end terrace characterful cottage is situated in the village of Crosby Garrett near Kirkby Stephen.

Couples, friends or a young family can make the most of a heart warming getaway any time of the year.

Enter into the vestibule which leads into a snug and living room.

Featuring an Inglenook fireplace housing a multifuel stove and beamed ceilings, you can cosy up and feel right at home.

The inner hallway takes you into a kitchen/diner fitted with light oak base units and a low level window inviting natural light inside.

Then tying all of this together; there's a view of the picturesque garden which you can admire while relaxing with your loved ones.

Wander up to the next floor, where you will be welcomed by two refreshing bedrooms, the first hosting original wooden flooring, exposed ceiling beams and built in wardrobes.

The second is just as peaceful, with everything you need to sleep restfully night after night.

A family bathroom has been renovated to a high standard and boasts a shelving unit, mirror, quality décor and bamboo effect cushioned flooring.

You will enjoy getting ready for your day in style.

Outside is where you will want to be, resting in the picturesque garden laid with pathways, flowerbeds and a patio.

There is also a stone built outbuilding housing a cloakroom.

The village of Crosby Garrett lies in the upper Eden Valley surrounded by miles of undulating countryside with views across Cumbria.

The nearby Howgills offer superb walking opportunities for those wishing to enjoy the hills and 4 miles away Kirkby Stephen is well served by a number of pubs, restaurants, cafes, antique shops and grocery stores.

There is much to see in and around the area of this holiday location.


Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner. Snug.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, WIFI, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • High chair available
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Lockable bike storage
  • Enclosed garden to the rear with patio and furniture
  • One well-behaved dog only
  • Sorry no smoking
  • Shop and pub 3 miles.

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About the location


Sedbergh 13 miles; Penrith 22 miles; Reeth 22 miles; Kendal 23 miles.

The old market town of Kirkby Stephen lies at the foot of the Howgill Fells in the upper Eden Valley, between the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks. The traditional market town hosts a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs for every taste and budget. A delightful rural town with a thriving local community and many traditional old dwellings, Kirkby Stephen boasts cobbled old yards, quaint corners and a pretty picnic area where “Frank’s Bridge” crosses the River Eden, while just a mile from the town, the old railway station connects to the magnificent Settle-Carlisle Railway line, a must-do travel experience for everyone. Enjoy many excellent walks and cycle routes nearby, particularly the route of the old Darlington to Tebay train line over two magnificent viaducts, and visit the gothic gorge where the River Eden flows through wooded Stenkrith park. Explore the wonderful Howgill Fells or visit the majestic Pendragon Castle and Brough Castle. A superb location with the whole of the mystical Lake District National Park and the stunning Yorkshire Dales at your fingertips.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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