Once upon a time, you would have gone to Haverthwaite if you needed gunpowder. Nowadays, you go there for peace and quiet! Just a few minutes down the A590 from Backbarrow, four miles north of Cartmel, Haverthwaite has moved on from its days as an iron, steel, cotton and gunpowder-producing village to become a more tranquil getaway for people who can arrive their either by car, on foot, or on the famous Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway. Running along the line that once transported gunpowder to the dockyards, the railway now carries tourists along the scenic route in traditional heritage steam trains. Many of the old industrial buildings have been converted into flats or houses, while a number of beautiful holiday cottages in Haverthwaite have sprung up over the years to accommodate the large number of tourists who arrive in the village each year. The village's history lives on in in buildings like the old Gunpowder Works, with its ornate clock tower, and St Anne's Church, which was built in 1824. A true taste of local life can be found at the Anglers Arms pub, which specialises in real ales, as well as putting on live music and quiz nights
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There are 48 cottages near Haverthwaite.

Saddleback Cottages - The Stable ref: UK1216

Broughton Beck, near Ulverston, Cartmel and Peninsula

£328-£699

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Saddleback Cottages - The Stable
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Close to Ulverston and with easy access to both the coast and fells, Saddleback Cottages offers a comfortable base for couples.
  • Sleeps
    2
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI
  • Distance from Haverthwaite (miles)
    3

Lynwood Cottage ref: CC129140

Backbarrow, Cartmel and Peninsula

£379-£771

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3 star rating
Occuping an elevated position in the village, Lynwood is a comfortable and quailty home.
  • Sleeps
    5
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    SAT
  • Distance from Haverthwaite (miles)
    1

Thwaite Bridge House ref: CC124164

Coniston, Coniston, Hawkshead & Sawrey

£639-£2429

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4 star rating
Located in the heart of the peaceful Rusland Valley with a farmhouse style kitchen, conservatory and a beautiful lawned garden.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    FRI
  • Distance from Haverthwaite (miles)
    4