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Cottages In Drigg, Cumbria - The old bakehouse Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom)



Updated: 31-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided


The old bakehouse Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom)

Cosy ground floor cottage for 2, featuring exposed beams & slate floors & wood burner, fully underfloor heated. Open plan kitchen/diner/living room, leading to separate bedroom with superking zip & link bed. Separate wet room with shower, washbasin & toilet. t/cot, h/chair,tv/dvd, electric oven & hob, f/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, patio furniture,own patio area, gas & electric included, 1st basket of wood for w/burner complementary.

About the property


This character 18th century farmhous renovation has been divided into 3 holiday cottages with many original features, such as exposed stone walls, sandstone lintels over the feature fireplaces with wood burning stoves & fabulous beams made from wood retrieved from shipwrecks on the nearby sandy beaches 300 years ago. Set on the owners working farm each cottage has its own patio & also shared use between the 3 cottages of an 8 seater hot tub. There is also 7 acres of grounds shared with the owners small caravan & camping site, where children are welcome to play.

About the Owner

stephen & julie shepherd
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
31 March, 2017

Available Rentals

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Booking Notes:
£50.00 deposit is required to secure your booking, balance due 6 weeks prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are Fridays & Mondays only, arrival time - 3pm & departure time - 10am

Notes on prices:
We also do short breaks, Friday to Monday & Monday to Friday

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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : MANCHESTER at 130 Miles Nearest Barpub : VICTORIA HOTEL at 1 Miles Nearest Golf : SEASCALE at 1 Miles Nearest Train : SEASCALE at 1 Miles Nearest Motorway : KENDAL at 60 Miles Nearest Restaurant : VICTORIA at 1 Miles Nearest Beach : SEASCALE at 1 Miles


1 mile by road, driving & 10 minutes walk

Large sandy beaches, with some rock pools


Manchester airport approx- 120 miles


Seascale village - 1 mile, Whitehaven 20 minute drive, where there is the Rum Story, shops & harbour. Wastwater, 15 minutes drive, Scafell, deepest lake & smallest church, Muncaster Castle & owl centre - 10 minutes drive, La'al Ratty, Ravenglass, 10 minutes drive.

Further Details:

Cycle hire available on site.

Local shop - Seascale - 1 mile

Supermarkets - Whitehaven - 18 miles

Asda & Tesco deliver if guests order online with these stores.


Property Type

  • cottage


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural


  • bay
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1


  • Bicycles
  • Golf ...
  • 1 bicycles


  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets not allowed


  • Notes on accommodation: All properties, gas & electric, bed linen & towels included, t/cot - bedding for cot not included, no smoking, no pets. Included - 8 seater hot tub surrounded by wooden fencing, set in courtyard, shared between the 3 cottages. Children under the age of 6 years, cannot use the hot tub. Outside: The 3 cottages are set in a private spacious courtyard with their own patios & patio furniture. An 8 seater hot tub, surrounded by wooden fencing is set in the courtyard & shared between the 3 cottages. Beyond this is 7 acres of grassed land shared with the owners small caravan & camping site, where children can play safely. A 10 minutes walk will find you on a sandy beach a short stroll up the lane will take you to Halsenna Moor a conservation area of natural beauty also choose one of the many other walks. A short drive takes you to Muncaster Castle & owl centre also Ravenglass & la'a' Ratty. Further afield are Grasmere, Coniston, Hawkshead & Windermere just a short hop over Hardknot Pass. A number of traditional pubs/restaurants are in around the area, where you can sample traditional ales & delicious home-made meals.