Bay View Cottage

Flookburgh near Cartmel and Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 931858)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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5 Customer Review(s)

  • “Great cottage close to the beech ...”
    Great cottage close to the beech and the southern Lakes. We had a fantastic time and would recommend to anyone looking for a short break in the Lake District
    Great cottage close to the beech and the southern Lakes. We had a fantastic time and would recommend to anyone looking for a short break in the Lake District
    - Miss Daly, June 2017

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Flookburgh 0.5 miles.

This detached cottage is located close to the Lake District National Park near Flookburgh, just a few miles from the priory village of Cartmel.

This spacious cottage is ideal for families or friends seeking a relaxing holiday with plenty of walking opportunities close by.

With three ground floor bedrooms, one of which is en-suite, the cottage is easily accessible.

There is also a large kitchen with a dining area so the whole group can gather together for a home-cooked meal, and why not continue your evening with a drink outside, as patio doors lead out from here to the 150 foot garden?

Upstairs there is a superb sitting room with a woodburning stove, ideal for relaxing in front of after a busy day.

Being located close to the coast on the Cartmel Peninsula and the Lake District National Park, there is a host of things to do, with stunning wetlands and nature reserves nearby and all the beautiful southern fells of the Lakes to explore.

Children will love nearby Ducky's Park Farm, the Aquarium of the Lakes, Grizedale Forest and the Lakeside & Haverthwaite Steam Railway at Newby Bridge, whilst the delicious sticky toffee pudding sold in Cartmel Village Shop will be adored by everyone.

This welcoming cottage makes a great base for enjoying all that this part of Cumbria has to offer.

Accommodation

Mostly ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. First floor sitting room with woodburning stove.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent, fuel for stove can be purchased locally
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Enclosed lawned garden with patio and fruit trees
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 8 mins walk
  • Note: There is a step leading to the kitchen/dining area and three steps to the front door
  • Note: Sitting room has sloping ceilings.

About the location

FLOOKBURGH

Cartmel 2 miles; Grange-over-Sands 3 miles.

A superb base to explore this interesting and beautiful area, the historic village of Flookburgh is set near the shores of Morecambe Bay on the outskirts of the magnificent Lake District. It is thought that the locally-caught Fluke fish take their name after the village, and once, Flookburgh was a popular resting point for travellers crossing the sands from Lancaster and still provides a home for cockle and shrimp fishers. Facilities in the village include two pubs, a grocery, a chemist, a Post Office and two food outlets. The Cumbrian Coastal Way footpath passes nearby and a short walk away from the village is delightful countryside, such as Humphrey Head, views of the bay, with its wading bird life, and Coniston's mountain range. A few minutes’ drive or a pleasant off road walk leads to historic Cartmel, with its beautiful Priory, popular race course, antique and gift shops, pubs and restaurants; including the Michelin Star-rated L’Enclume. Just over a mile away you will find the beautiful house and gardens of Holker Hall and also nearby you can try horse riding just six miles to the north at Bigland, or visit the Edwardian resort of Grange, which offers a range of hotels, restaurants, shops, a traffic-free promenade, ornamental gardens and golf courses.

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