A good quality terraced cottage in the pretty village of Little Urswick, near Ulverston in Cumbria.
Lovingly restored, the cottage provides an ideal base for a couple or small family who wish to explore this delightful and quiet corner of Cumbria, just a short drive from the Lake District National Park.
Set out over two floors, this charming, compact cottage offers a lovely, cosy sitting room with gas fire and exposed stonework, a modern well-equipped kitchen, and two well laid out bedrooms served by a shower room.
Outside is a small patio area with furniture, a lovely place to sit out and watch the world go by, along with an enclosed lawned garden to the rear.
Great Urswick is just under a mile away, with its pretty lake and charming country pub.
The colourful town of Ulverston is less than ten minutes’ drive away and has an interesting calendar of events, including a flag festival and a lantern procession.
It also has the excellent Coronation Hall, which houses an interesting variety of plays, concerts and events to enjoy.
Beautiful Morecambe Bay is also less than five minutes’ drive away and the area around Bardsea and Baycliff is a haven bursting with wildlife and fauna.
This excellent cottage has something for everyone, whether you are looking for a romantic break or a family holiday at any time of the year.
Note: This cottage sits next to Ref. 30214, together they sleep 6.
About the location
Ulverston 3 miles.
Great Urswick, with its two characterful pubs, including 16th century restaurant and 12th century church, is a hidden gem, a lovely village just three miles to the south of Ulverston. Great Urswick and its neighbour, Little Urswick, lie on opposite sides of the same tarn. The tarn is a wonderful wildlife habitat with a whole host of water birds occupying its sheltered corner. Birkrigg Stone Circle is one of several prehistoric settlement sites in the surrounding countryside. Locally, the start of the Haematite and Cumbrian Way footpaths can be found. Nearby Ulverston is an ancient market town, which still holds a street market every Thursday and Saturday, with facilities including a wide range of shops, pubs and restaurants, a cinema and a leisure centre. All of the attractions of the Lake District National Park are easily reached, with the Furness Coast boasting sandy beaches and good birdwatching. Windermere and Coniston are also within easy reach, and nearby family attractions include the Haverthwaite and Lakeside Steam Railway, Muncaster Castle and the Aquarium of the Lakes.