Lythdene ref: UK10462

Grange-over-Sands, Cartmel and Peninsula in Cumbria

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Max sleeps
5
Sleeps
Bedrooms
3
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
1
Bathrooms
No pets allowed
No pets
Changeover day
FRI
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  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • WiFi 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Coastal within 1 mile 
  • Coastal within 3 miles 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 
  • Open Plan 
  • Entrance Ramp/Level Access 
  • Station within 1 mile 

Description

Located on a quiet side street, Lythdene is an inviting family retreat, yet just a short stroll and you are in the centre of the Edwardian seaside town of Grange-over-Sands. The large open plan living space on the ground floor has ample room for everyone, with crisp light décor with oak floors and doors giving that feel of the Victorian age of the terraced property. Sumptuous comfy sofas face towards the inviting gas wood burner the elegant dining table is the perfect place to entertain and enjoy conversation, or why not help with the preparation in the well-equipped kitchen? Upstairs there are three light and airy bedrooms, two doubles and a single with feature original fireplaces, and a family bathroom. Outside the front faces onto a private residential cul-de-sac with on road parking for each property, whilst the enclosed rear courtyard is a pleasant way to enjoy the last of the summer sunshine in the evening.
Nestled along the bay of Morecambe, enjoy a mile long and traffic free stroll along the promenade, or for nature lovers, there are many reserves that are dotted along this coastline where vast ranges of birds can be seen. For flora and fauna, a visit to the ornamental gardens in the town will not disappoint, as well as the many other parks and gardens that are worth a visit too. For walkers, neighbouring Hampsfield Fell on a clear day will provide an excellent viewpoint of Morecambe Bay, Old Man of Coniston, Helvellyn and the Langdales. For a fun day at the races, Cartmel has one of the smallest but picturesque courses in the country, and the steeple chase meetings are extremely popular, at other times the medieval priory and many tempting eateries in this village are worth exploring too. Beach 17½ miles. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Open plan living space.
Living area: With gas wood burner, 36" Freeview TV, Blu-ray player, bluetooth speaker and wooden floor.
Dining area: With wooden floor.
Kitchen area: With range with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and slate floor.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With single bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included.

Miscellaneous

Small enclosed courtyard. On road parking. No smoking. Please note: There are 2 steps in the courtyard.
  • Nearest town
    Grange-over-Sands
  • Shops
    0.5 miles
  • Distance
    0.5 miles
  • Restaurant
    0.5 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Grange-over-Sands
  • Pub
    0.5 miles
  • Railway station distance
    0.8 miles
  • Lake
    0.4 miles (sea)

About the local area

Offering stunning views of the South Lakeland District fells and countryside, Cartmel is easily accessible, with its winding streets, pretty cottages, whitewashed houses and medieval buildings leading to the village square. The village offers visitors many modern surprises in the form of fine quality attractions, shops, and eateries.

Around the village square you will discover a delightful assortment of genuine 16th - 18th century buildings providing, as they have for centuries, friendly inns, well stocked shops and private dwellings. It is also home to Britain's smallest National Hunt racecourse and the National Trust attraction of Cartmel Priory Gatehouse, a historically important building situated in the heart of the village.

Occupying one of the most attractive spots in the area, Grange-over-Sands looks out across the expansive sands of Morecambe Bay, a rich feeding ground for many species of birds that take advantage of the great climate in the area. It is easily accessible from the Lake District (Lake Windermere is only seven miles away) and towns such as Kendal are also just a short drive from here.

There is much to do and see on the Peninsular from golf , horse riding and fishing to hot air ballooning and parachuting! There also a good number of great walks, plus many places of historical interest.

Things to do nearby

Lakeland Motor Museum at Backbarrow

Discover over 100 years of motoring history including the Campbell Bluebird Exhibition. Plus motorist gift shop and riverside cafe. Tel: 01539 530400

Holker Hall and Gardens

Holker Hall is the home of Lord and Lady Cavendish. This beautiful historic house is set amongst stunning formal gardens, woodland and deer park. Holker hosts an inspirational programme of special events. The cafe and food hall offer the finest local and speciality produce. Tel: 01539 558328

Ulverston Golf Club

One of many great golf courses set on the Cumbrian coast with views over Morecambe Bay, Lakeland and the Irish Sea. Designed by HS Colt in 1924 the course offers visitors an enjoyable yet challenging round of golf. Tel: 01229 582824

River Deep Mountain High

An outdoor activity provider introducing you to activities such abseiling, kayaking, mountain biking and canoeing in a variety of different locations. Tel: 01539 528666

Cartmel Priory

Cartmel Priory is one of the most beautiful churches in the north east. Built more than 800 years ago the church serves as a centre for the local community.

Grange over Sands Golf Club

Set on the coast in Grange-over-Sands this 19 hole golf course has sensational views of the surrounding woodlands, open countryside and the famous mountains of Cumbria. Tel: 01539 533180

Bigland Hall Equestrian

Aiming to provide the best quality horse riding in the Lake District Bigland Hall Equestrian Centre offers a wide variety of rides suitable for all ages and abilities. Tel: 01539 530333

Silverdale Golf Club

Set in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with fabulous views of Morecambe Bay and the Leighton Moss reserve this 18 hole course gives golfers a real chance to challenge themselves. Tel: 01524 701300

Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway

The Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway was originally used to carry passengers from Lakeside to Ulverston and Barrow and then on into Lancashire.

Conishead Priory and Buddhist Temple

An intriguing Buddhist Temple and Romantic Gothic Manson with cafe and gardens. Enjoy a woodland walk to Morecambe Bay. Tel: 01229 584029

Lakeland Quads
Lakeland Quads

Lakeland Quads is the only dedicated quad bike trekking company in the Cumbria. There are three treks to choose from - the farm trek, the peak trek and the fell trek, all with breathtaking views of the surrounding lakes and fell. Tel:07881 919940

Furness Abbey

Nestled in a peaceful valley in Barrow-in-Furness are the majestic remains of Furness Abbey, an English Heritage site that was formerly one of the richest and most powerful Cistercian Monasteries of its time.

Capernwray Diving Centre

Capernwray Diving Centre offers the best place to dive in Lancashire.

Cartmel Racecourse

Situated in the picturesque village of Cartmel the racecourse has been in operation since the 1850's. It offers traditional National Hunt Racing to seasoned visitors and novices alike. Tickets can be booked online and events are held throughout the year.

Ascent Training

Outdoor adventure for all abilities in the Lake District specialising in all outdoor activities. Staff are very experienced and highly qualified in all sorts of activities including rock climbing, caving and mountaineering. Tel: 01539 551375

Lakeland Miniature Village

A fascinating insight into the buildings of Lakelands yesteryear. Buildings made from local Coniston slate which depict Cumbrian house and farms all hand made by Edward Robinson. All surrounded by an Oriental garden. Tel: 01539 558500

Lakeland Photo Workshops

Take inspiration from this and other stunning locations to capture great photographs. Take your photography to the next level with Lakeland Photo Workshops

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