A cosy Grade II, mid-terrace cottage, originally part of a school dating back to 1821, in the centre of the old market town of Ulverston, Cumbria.
This lovely charming cottage has retained some of its interesting original features.
There are two bedrooms, one of which is on the second floor.
There is also a family bathroom with a bath and walk-in shower and the accommodation is completed with a cosy sitting room with a gas fire and a kitchen with breakfast bar.
From this delightful cottage you are a short distance from a wide selection of restaurants and pubs.
The cottage is also an excellent base for exploring the beautiful Lake District National Park, which is less than a 30 minute drive away and where you will find beautiful lakes and mountains to explore.
In every direction from Ulverston, you can find varied walks and countryside, including the coastal road with spectacular wildlife and sunsets.
Returning at the end of the day to your cosy bolthole, you will be able to enjoy a tasty meal in one of the superb restaurants or an entertaining evening at the Coronation Hall, which is South Lakeland's premier and largest arts and events centre, where there is always something going on.
A great place to stay in this special corner of Cumbria.
Over three floors. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x second floor double. Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast bar. Sitting room with gas fire.
About the location
Lake Windermere 10 miles; Coniston Water 11 miles.
Ulverston is a traditional market town built around a cobbled main street. It boasts a fine selection of independent shops, café’s, and pubs with open fires and real ales. There is an extensive selection of eating places to suit everyone, from fine dining to traditional pub food. Ulverston is also well known as a festival town, with events ranging from flags and walking to art and music festivals throughout the summer months and with the renowned Dickensian Christmas festival in late November. It is the birthplace of Stan Laurel and world record holder of the biggest foam pie fight in the world giving a glimpse into the fun community spirited little town. There are excellent walks around the town and beautiful countryside, with views of the southern Lake District and Morecambe Bay. Home to the deepest, widest and shortest canal, which makes for a lovely afternoon walk with a pub at the end and views over the bay. All of the attractions of the National Park are also easily reached. The Furness Coast boasts sandy beaches and good birdwatching. Nearby family attractions include the South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Lakes Windermere and Coniston and popular Birkrigg Common, with its incredible panoramic views across Morecambe Bay.