Icon/Navigation/Chevron/Left Back to search

POPULAR REGION! A property was booked in Lake District 12 minutes ago

Black Friday

On Winter & Spring holidays over £600.
Offer ends Monday 29th Nov , 23:59 (GMT).
 Full terms apply.

See terms & voucher code

Group 3 Created with Sketch.

4 people have recently viewed this property


Maulds Meaburn near Shap, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1073127)

Sykes rating Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes


  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

The property

Shap 5.0 miles.

Greywalls is a quaint, detached cottage nestled in Maulds Meaburn near Shap, Cumbria.

With a lovely enclosed garden and spacious living areas, the cottage is perfect for a family or group of six looking for a peaceful base from which to explore the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

Greywalls has a stunning, traditional cottage exterior, whilst inside you will find contemporary living areas; prepare your favourite meals in the kitchen/diner with seating for six guests, complete with a Smart TV for dinner entertainment, as well as a washing machine and tumble dryer so you can pack less for a longer trip with plenty of outdoor activities.

With large windows looking out to the garden, the sitting room is a bright and airy setting to relax and listen to music on the Bluetooth speaker, or have a film night on the Smart TV by the warm glow of the woodburning stove.

Kick-start your day with a hot shower in the ground-floor shower room, with a spacious walk-in shower and a heated towel rail to toast your towel.

Greywalls is home to three fantastic bedrooms; one super-king-size zip/link, another super-king-size and a ground-floor double, all of which have plenty of space for your belongings and getting ready for the day's adventure.

The cottage features a wonderful, enclosed garden with lawn, patio and outdoor seating for breakfast in the sunshine and beautiful countryside surroundings.

Maulds Maeburn is a picturesque village sitting in the Yorkshire Dales, with the River Lyvennet running through, and is home to one of three remaining village greens in England where local sheep still graze.

A short journey away, stock up on the essentials or enjoy dinner out in Shap, with shops, pubs and a swimming pool for a local day out, where you can also find the fascinating Shap Abbey ruins.

Pooley Bridge lies to the north west of the cottage, which is perfect for pleasant walks, hiring a boat to explore Ullswater, or discover the historic architecture of St. Paul's church and the surrounding homes.

For a livelier, touristy town, head south of Greywalls for Kendal; there is plenty to see and do, from Kendal Golf Club to KendalWall Climbing Centre, or cultural pursuits in Abbot Hall Gallery and Kendal Museum, as well as fantastic walks in the incredible surrounding countryside.

For a stay in a traditional cottage, with all the contemporary comforts of home, Greywalls is an excellent choice for the best of both the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.


  • Three bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x super-king-size, 1 x ground-floor double
  • Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen/diner with seating for six
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher
  • 2 x Smart TV, Bluetooth speaker, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available on request
  • Off-road parking for 2 small cars and additional roadside parking available
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 5.1 miles, pub 1.2 miles
  • Note: Check- in is from 5pm, check-out by 10am
  • Note: Please keep garden gate closed at all times to stop local sheep getting in

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

View on map

About the location


Pooley Bridge 13.5 miles; Kendal 16 miles; Ullswater 18 miles

This endearing linear village rests within the isolated dales in the Eden district, Cumbria. This small village consist of a long line of 18th century properties, a swimming pool, pubs, shops, a Post Office and a wonderful memorial park. Resting half a mile away from the village centre is Shap Abbey, which is surrounded by a picturesque location by the River Lowther and was the last to be Henry VIII in 1540. Within striking distance is the breath-taking Lake District National Park, with easy access to the delightful towns of Ambleside and Windermere. 16 miles away in the larger town of Kendal, which plays host to superb shopping arcades, two castles and a number of historical landmarks to keep you busy. Shap promises a wonderful village, perfect for exploring Cumbria and the wonders of the Lake District.

Region Information

close Black Friday. Save £50 on holidays over £600

On Winter & Spring holidays over £600

Offer ends Monday 29th Nov, 23:59 (GMT)

Full terms and conditions


Code has been copied!

Enter your code during checkout

Book with confidence
If your booking can't take place due to a COVID-19 lockdown in the UK or Ireland, you can request a change of date or receive a full rental charges refund.

Owners may request any evidence that they reasonably require before making a refund. Sykes Holiday Cottages is not agreeing to pay or guarantee any refund from the Owner to you under this Book with confidence.
Ok, got it