Greenacres Cottage

Lindale near Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 932072)

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  • Sleeps 10

  • Bedrooms 5

  • Bathrooms 5

  • Pets Yes

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  • “Comfortable five bedroom cottage ...”

    Comfortable five bedroom cottage used as a base to explore the region. Rooms are functional with each having own ensuite. Downstairs the dining and general seating is more than adequate and the kitchen is excellent for cooking for a large group. The owners, Phil and Sue are on hand to provide local advice on the region and were very welcoming. Car parking is good but make sure you are careful exiting the property. You need to walk or catch the bus to Grange to connect with the region. Make ...

    Comfortable five bedroom cottage used as a base to explore the region. Rooms are functional with each having own ensuite. Downstairs the dining and general seating is more than adequate and the kitchen is excellent for cooking for a large group. The owners, Phil and Sue are on hand to provide local advice on the region and were very welcoming. Car parking is good but make sure you are careful exiting the property. You need to walk or catch the bus to Grange to connect with the region. Make sure you are aware of bus and train timetables if you want to leave the car on the drive.

    - Mr Lockley, June 2018

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

An 18th century character cottage, attached to the owner's annexe, in the village of Lindale-in-Cartmel, two miles from Grange-over-Sands in the Lake District National Park.

This delightful property is ideally located for a large family or group of friends wishing to explore this popular area.

This comfortable cottage oozes charm and character throughout, with beams in several of the rooms.

It’s comfortably presented, with five first floor bedrooms all having their own en-suite, ensuring there’ll be no queuing in the morning.

The cottage has a sitting room and snug which are divided by a woodburning stove, perfect for relaxing in front of after a busy day out.

A dining room, kitchen and study complete the accommodation.

Outside, there is a patio and terraced garden with a summerhouse and a beck tumbling through, a relaxing place for a morning coffee as you plan the day’s activities.

Situated in the village of Lindale-in-Cartmel, the cottage is close to the general store and Post Office, plus a local inn serving real ales, whilst in the Edwardian town of Grange-over-Sands, there are a host of specialist food shops and restaurants.

Why not hop on the train at Grange-over-Sands and enjoy the ride along the branch line, across Morecambe Bay over the viaduct, to the pretty coastal village of Arnside?

Further along the peninsula is the beautiful village of Cartmel, famous for its ancient priory, award-winning L'Enclume restaurant and the racecourse.

Heading inland will take you into the beautiful Lake District with Lake Windermere just 6 miles away, where you can board the Windermere Steamer and cruise up the lake to the popular spots of Bowness-on-Windermere and Ambleside.

Being surrounded by a rich diversity of landscapes, this charming cottage is perfectly placed for anyone wishing to explore this fascinating area.

Nature lovers will enjoy the nearby Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve and RSPB Leighton Moss, and there is fantastic walking and challenging cycle routes in abundance.

Wherever you choose to visit, this lovely cosy cottage will be waiting to welcome you back.

Accommodation

Five bedrooms with TV: 1 x king-size double with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 2 x double with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove. Study.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 6 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot, highchair and stairgate in property
  • Off road parking for 5 cars
  • Lockable bike storage
  • Lawned garden with patio, summerhouse and furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 5 mins walk, pub 10 mins walk
  • Note: From the top of the stairs, there's one additional step to the twin and one of the double rooms and there's two additional steps to reach the other bedrooms
  • Note: There is a stream in the garden, children and pets to be supervised
  • Note: No stag/hen or similar
  • Note: The property is available for a maximum of 10 guests and a maximum of two dogs.

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About the location

LINDALE

Grange-over-Sands 2 miles; Cartmel 3.6 miles; Windermere 12 miles.

Lindale, a small village situated in the south of The Lake District National Park, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site and just a few miles from Lake Windermere, makes the area a perfect holiday destination. Set amidst the charm of The Southern Lakes, this attractive village, with handy gastropub, The Royal Oak, makes an inspiring choice from which to enjoy the whole of this magical area. Just a few minutes drive brings you to Cartmel, a delightful village to wander around, famed for its delicious sticky toffee pudding, 12th century priory, National Hunt race meetings and gourmet restaurants. You could also visit Grange-over-Sands, a charming seaside Edwardian town. Take a stroll on the promenade and return through the quaint narrow streets with some lovely tea rooms and specialist shops including a bakery, chocolatiers, and award winning butchers. The Lake District has so much to offer, there is sailing on Windermere, cycling in The Grizedale Forest, Go Ape Treetop adventures, Birdwatching at Leighton Moss and The Foulshaw Osprey Experience. There are also stately homes at Holker Hall, Levens Hall and Sizergh Castle and a heritage steam railway which runs from Haverthwaite to Lakeside. The Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Beauty is also a short journey away. But leaving the best till last, walking or touring in the fabulous Lake District, with its fells, lakes and tarns is an absolute must, most of which is just a short drive or walk away.

Region Information

Note: The property is available for a maximum of 10 guests and a maximum of two dogs.

Please note: The number of people occupying this property should not exceed the number stated on the Holiday Confirmation. If you wish to invite additional guests to visit, this must be agreed by the owner in advance.

Note: From 01/01/2019 check-in for this property will be from 4pm

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