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2 separate Detached Cottages each In their own grounds, surrounded by quiet wood - Broughton Bank Cottage in woodland garden

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

Description

Broughton Bank Cottage in woodland garden

Secluded, detached and characterful 2-bedroom non-smoking cottage, in own grounds in the quiet of Cartmel valley, perfect for a relaxing holiday in calm surroundings. Thoughtfully and sustainably designed and maintained, attracting consistently positive feedback. Heating from ‘green’ ground source and wood burner. Lovely wood furnishings made from a tree felled on site and naturally seasoned; walnut floors. One bathroom and one shower room, wonderful views of the garden and the trees above through roof windows (blackout blinds provided!). Stone sitting out area and large raised garden.

TV with DVD player and free-view. Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, dishwasher, fridge-freezer, oven and hob. Underfloor heating with room thermostats.

More Details

About the property

E7596

Two secluded, detached and characterful 2 bedroom non-smoking cottages, one in its own grounds and one with walled garden in the quiet of Cartmel valley, perfect for those who want a relaxing holiday in calm surroundings. Thoughtfully furnished and sustainably managed, attracting consistently positive feedback. One is a farmworker’s cottage refurbished to a high standard, alone in farmland, with large walled garden and panoramic views to the south of Cartmel valley and Hampsfell to the east. The other is a Lakeland slate cottage completely renovated, hidden in a private wooded garden above a tranquil pond. This one’s heating comes from ‘green’ ground source and wood burner. Each has a double and a twin bedroom with restful and unpeopled views, great kitchens, full central heating and hot water and a super full mains pressure shower and bath. Linen and towels all included. Lettings from Friday, Monday or Tuesday, 3 nights minimum. Owners can receive deliveries e.g. food, by arrangement


Owner
John Hibbert
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
14 October, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

December 2013

Dan, Neil, Becci & Si "Thank you for a lovely place to end a year and start another. Thanks also for helping us to find the saucepans (under the secret drawer under the oven). Apologies for the several fire alarms - we didn't even burn the sausages! The cottage was lovely and cosy and we've had a lovely trip."

Rachel James Aaron & Austin "a beautiful and most intricate cottage - wonderfully restored to a high standard. We enjoyed a lovely walk on Christmas Day and would also recommend a visit to Brockhole which we did on Boxing day. We had some gorgeous photos of Windermere and thoroughly enjoyed the boat ride there. We are certain that we will visit again. Thank you for all your help and recommendations, we felt very welcome.

October 2013

The Locker family "Our first stay at the Lakes, we didn't know what to expect but we couldn't have asked for a cosier cottage! Ourselves, our two teenage children and our dog have been on some of the most wonderful walks ....
Dec 2012
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Location

Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Stables available.

Agroforestry / smallholding dimension

Coast/Beach:

Morecambe Bay 15 minutes' drive.

Walney Island beach 40 minutes' drive

Travel:

Blackpool Airport 40 miles

Manchester Airport 60 miles

Bus arrival is possible with a 3/4 mile walk; otherwise use of a car or cycle is necessary.

Distances:

1 mile from Cartmel and 5 miles from Lake Windermere.

M6 Junction 36 20 minutes away

Further Details:

Cartmel Racecourse 1 mile

Holker Hall and gardens 4 miles

Lake District Motor Museum 5 miles

Haverthwaite Steam Railway 5 miles

Lakeside Aquarium and Lake Steamers 6 miles

Dalton Zoo

Available Rentals

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Notes

Booking Notes:
Booking by email or telephone. 25% deposit with the balance payable 1 month before stay. On cancellation repayment of money already paid to the extent that we are able to re-book.

Changeover Day:
Friday, Monday or Tuesday. More flexibility over changeovers during quieter times

Notes on prices:
A 'full week' runs from Friday 4 p.m. to Friday 10 a.m..
Short breaks can run either from Friday 4 p.m. to Monday or Tuesday 10 a.m. or from Monday or Tuesday 4 p.m. to Friday 10 a.m. - minimum stay period is 3 nights. A stay of 3 nights costs 60% of the weekly rate; 4 day stays cost 80% of the weekly price.
Well behaved dogs are welcome, at a charge of £25 each stay.
Errors and omissions excepted


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cartmel in Lower Allithwaite

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Cosy living rooms. Open fire at Woodland Cottage, wood burner at Broughton Bank. First basket of wood provided. Full central heating in both cottages with thermostat accessible by guests. Broughton Bank Cottage has underfloor heating with individual room thermostats. Kitchens fully equipped including dishwasher and microwave. Herb gardens for fresh herbs and sizable lawns. Woodland Cottage has a drying room. Its shower is over the bath. Broughton Bank Cottage has two bathrooms: one with shower cubicle and one with bath. There are beautiful views of trees above Broughton Bank through bedroom skylights. Outside: Tables and seating outside - bedrock bench and stone table at Broughton Bank Cottage. Each cottage has its own private gardens. Fantastic panoramic views from Woodland Cottage garden. Secluded woodland location of Broughton Bank's raised garden has looks over a tranquil pond. Private off-road parking. Lockable shed at Woodland Cottage. Outside PIR lighting.

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average rating of 4.5 based on 3 reviews
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Beautiful idyllic location, peace and quiet.

  • 4 of 5

Stayed here 5days, early October, beautiful, peaceful, comfortable and very cosy.

Hope to go back soon.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfectly charming and exceeding expectation

  • 5 of 5

Loved the cottage, it was so quaint and the photos online didn't do it as much justice as in reality.

The garden and setting was idyllic. Cottage was furnished in rustic style in keeping. Very clean and tidy

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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