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Duddon View

Seathwaite near Duddon Valley, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1077656)

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Seathwaite Cottages

Settled in the rural village of Seathwaite, near Broughton-In-Furness, and surrounded by lush countryside hills, rest this charming pair of stone-built holiday homes, Seathwaite Cottages. Each offering a rustic interior, beautifully-appointed with exposed beams and a toasty woodburning stove, along with an open-plan living space, providing an idyllic space for families, friends, and even their four-legged companions to socialize, Seathwaite Cottages make the perfect base for a much-needed countryside escape. Each of these lovely properties benefits from a private rear garden/courtyard, where guests can truly take-in the rolling hills of their peaceful surroundings. Seathwaite Cottages are a great base for exploring the delights of Cumbria, with a plethora of winding country lanes for two-wheeled adventures along with endless peaks for challenging hikes. Just 6 miles away is the unspoilt town of Broughton-In-Furness, home to a cobbled square decorated in Georgian architecture, home to a cluster of shops and eateries. Broughton-In-Furness is excellently located for rambling Duddon Valley, which is renowned as 'a Jewel in the Crown of Cumbria'. Visit the cascading water fall of Stanley Ghyll Waterfall and discover the remains of Hardknott Roman Fort. Trail around the Tarn Hows for deep conifer woods and a peaceful lake. For a memorable escape to the Cumbrian countryside, choose Seathwaite Cottages.

The property

Duddon Valley 6.6 miles.

Settled amidst the rolling countryside in Seathwaite near Broughton-In-Furness, rests this character terraced cottage, Duddon View.

This stone-fronted property is pet-friendly and offers wonderful walks, so why not bring your friends and family for a rural escape?

Park up outside in one of the 2 private parking spots, which help make unloading your car an easy task, and admire the far-reaching views before you.

Step inside to discover the open-plan living space, with exposed beams and a crackling woodburning stove for a rustic charm.

Unwind on the comfy sofas and watch your favourite shows on the TV as you sip a glass of wine.

Locate the kitchen area, where the designated chef can make use of the electric oven and hob before dining together gathered at the nearby table.

There is a dishwasher to assist with the cleaning-up and a handy utility room housing the washing machine, so cleaning up after those muddy walks make your holiday a breeze!

On warm evenings, why not carry the conversations outdoors to the rear courtyard, here you can soak in the hilly views and enjoy a night alfresco.

As the sky grows dark, retreat inside and climb upstairs to the first floor where you can choose between a king-size and a twin bedroom, both offering en-suite shower rooms to refresh.

During the day, why not take the short drive over to Broughton-in-Furness, where you will find a welcoming pub and café for fuelling up, before heading to The Kepplewray Centre to take part in a range of activities, including kayaking, abseiling, mine exploring, ghyll scrambling and paddleboarding.

If that’s not your thing, why not enjoy a leisurely stroll along the River Duddon or the Duddon Mosses National Nature Reserve, where you can soak up the scenery and spot the local wildlife.

Cross over the Duddon Bridge, where the budding historians in your party will be pleased to find the fascinating remains of Duddon Furnace, where you can explore the site of one of Britains most impressive charcoal-fired blast furnaces.

For a day at the beach, why not head to the golden sands of Millom, where you can sit back and relax with your favourite book, paddle or beachcombe the shores.

For more excellent watersports opportunities, be sure to check out Coniston Water, where you can even see the sights on an impressive National Trust Steam Yacht Gondola followed by soaking the local history at the Ruskin Museum.

Take advantage of your superb location, with the popular destinations of Grasmere, home to William Wordsworth’s former home, Ambleside with its magnificent Stock Ghyll Force and Windermere with its famous lake, are all within easy reach.

For memories you will cherish for a lifetime, choose Duddon View.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref 1077673, together sleeping up to 8 and a child.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Utility room with washing machine
  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge/ freezer, washer and dishwasher
  • TV, Wi-Fi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Sorry, no high chair or travel cot available
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed rear courtyard with furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 6 miles, pub 1 mile (sells basic groceries).

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About the location

DUDDON VALLEY

Broughton-in-Furness 2.3 miles; Millom 7.3 miles

Duddon Valley is an unspoilt region in Cumbria resting within Broughton-in-Furness. This breath-taking region is known as 'A Jewel in the Crown of Cumbria' with its rolling countryside hills, cascading fells, riverbanks and deep forests; an ideal location for avid walkers and birdwatchers. Attractions include Scafell Pike Mountain for a hike, Swinside Stone Circle; a mysterious site steeped in history, as well as the Hard Knott Pass. For dining there is Blacksmiths Arm, The Black Cock Inn and the Old Kings Head. Visit the charming town of Broughton-in-Furness for Georgian architecture and a cobbled square with a cluster of shops to browse through. You will also find rustic pubs serving home-cooked meals to fuel your excursions. Settled close to the Duddon River Estuary is the historical village of Millom, here you can marvel at Victorian buildings, unravel the past at the Folk Museum, where you can learn about Normal Nicholson. Also worth a visit is the 14th century remains of Millom Castle.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute
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