Sandy Views ref: UK12722

Grange-over-Sands, Cartmel and Peninsula in Cumbria

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Bathrooms
1
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No pets allowed
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  • Bike Store 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Sea View 
  • WiFi 
  • Newly Listed Property 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Coastal within 1 mile 
  • Coastal within 3 miles 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 
  • Open Plan 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Station within 1 mile 

Description

Sandy Views is a stylish and relaxing, two bedroom apartment with unrivalled sea views. Just under a mile’s walk from the popular, Victorian seaside town of Grange-over-Sands, you are sure to have a fantastic stay. The apartment is ideal for a couple or small family and boasts a large double bedroom, a second room with a ¾ double sofa bed and a bathroom. The living space is all open plan and has a modern interior design with a spacious sofa bed, dining table, breakfast bar and fully equipped kitchen. The apartment also has its own private, large garden area with available shed for storage.

Grange-over-Sands has plenty to see and do, so if leaving your car parked up for the holiday or arriving by train, you are within walking distance of many attractions. There are an abundance of restaurants, individual cafés and boutique shops to experience. Take a walk down the promenade and enjoy the views looking right over to Morecambe Bay and Heysham. There is a fantastic golf range close by and many public walking routes around.

Heading out of Grange-over-Sands, Cartmel is only 2 miles down the road and is famous for its horse racing weekends (they are hosted four times a year) and also for its sticky toffee pudding. This quirky village is definitely worth a visit, and also offers two Michelin star restaurants for you to enjoy -be sure to book! Newby Bridge, home to the Lakes Aquarium, Windermere Lake Cruises and the Haverthwaite steam train, is just 7 miles away. Known as the ’gateway into the Lakes’, you can easily access many popular towns around Cumbria including Ulverston, Ambleside, Coniston, Bowness-on-Windermere and Windermere. Beach 16 miles. Shop ½ mile, pub and restaurant ¾ mile.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

First floor

All on the first floor.
Open plan living space: With wooden floor.
Living area: With electric fire, 32" Freeview TV and double sofa bed (for flexible sleeping arrangements).
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge and freezer.
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed.
Room: With ¾ double sofa bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Gas warm air heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included.

Miscellaneous

Lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 1 car; additional on road parking. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
    Grange-over-Sands
  • Shops
    0.5 miles
  • Distance
    0.7 miles
  • Restaurant
    0.7 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Grange-over-Sands
  • Pub
    0.7 miles
  • Railway station distance
    1.0 mile
  • Lake
    10 miles

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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