Located on the 70 mile path of the Cumbrian Way in the little hamlet of Broughton Beck, Saddleback Cottages have been created from a traditional 200 year old bank barn. These beautifully presented and well equipped cottages offer a peaceful retreat in a rural location. Within easy reach of lake Coniston, Windermere and the western coastline they are ideally placed to explore the Southern Lake District. For walkers there are several walks from the doorstep and the Old Man of Coniston is within easy reach together with the beautiful Langdale Pikes and Tarn Hows. The bustling town of Ulverston with its many individual shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants is just 3 miles away. Ulverston is the birthplace of comedian Stan Laurel and home to the Laurel and Hardy museum and Cumbrian Crystal attractions. The community in Ulverston host many events throughout the year, including traditional markets, music and walking festivals. The popular village of Cartmel, famous for its sticky toffee pudding, attracts visitors with its priory, racecourse and Michelin starred restaurant. 2 miles from Cartmel is the Edwardian village of Grange-over-Sands where you can walk along the promenade or visit one of the nature reserves. Mountain bikers will enjoy a visit to Grizedale Forest, 10 miles, which has plenty of tracks and trails as well as Segways and the Go Ape treetop adventure. Attractions for all the family within 10 miles include the South Lakes Zoo, Lakeland Motor Museum, Lakes Aquarium and Windermere steamers, Lakeside and Haverthwaite steam railway. For the drive of your life take a run over Hardknott pass and Wrynose pass down to Ravenglass and Muncaster Castle. Shop, pub and restaurant 2½ miles.
The Stable (ref UK1216) and The Hayloft (ref UK1217) can be booked together to accommodate up to 6 guests.Set in its own grounds, which are bordered by the stream that gives the village its name, Saddleback Cottages has been lovingly transformed to create two comfortable barn conversions. The bustling market town of Ulverston, which has a good variety of individual shops, cafés, pubs and restaurants, is just 3 miles away. Ulverston is famous for being the birthplace of comedian Stan Laurel and has the worlds only Laurel and Hardy Museum. Equally popular with locals as well as tourists, the town has a real community feel and hosts various events throughout the year. Saddleback Cottages are close to the southern edge of the Lake District National Park and there are lots of great places to visit within easy driving distance. The popular village of Cartmel, famous for its sticky toffee pudding, attracts visitors with its priory, racecourse and Michelin starred restaurant. Shop, pub and restaurant 2½ miles.
The Stable (ref UK1216) and The Hayloft (ref UK1217) can be booked together to accommodate up to 6 guests.
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Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower over bath, and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Open plan living space: With beams.
Living area: With 32" Freeview TV.
Kitchen area: With breakfast area, electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Initial 1GB Wi-Fi included, remainder at £3.50 per GB. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate.
Sitting-out area. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.
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