Gateside Farmhouse ref: CC131135

Sedbergh, Kirkby Lonsdale and South East Cumbria

4 Stars

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Max sleeps
10
Sleeps
Bedrooms
5
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
3
Bathrooms
No pets allowed
No pets
Changeover day
FRI
Changeover day
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Luxury Collection 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Working Farm 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 

Description

Located in the heart of rural farmland above the ancient market town of Sedbergh, Gateside Farmhouse enjoys excellent views from all windows of the Howgill range. Sedbergh itself is two and a half miles away, an enjoyable walk and has an excellent selection of cafes and book shops, the town being the first ’book’ town in the UK.
Set on a very quiet working farm, Gateside Farmhouse has undergone a major renovation and now offers excellent, quality accommodation for up to 10. The rooms are light and spacious and, laid out on three floors, the property offers flexible living space for a large family gathering or a group of walkers or cyclists. A small welcome pack is provided by the owners, so you can look forward to a decent cuppa after a long journey. The property is on a national cycle route.
Just a couple of quotes from the visitor book
"A beautiful cottage with all amenities. The photo’s on the internet don’t do it justice. Had a fantastic pre Xmas get together, which was enhanced by a lovely large house in fantastic location, had the best of the weather with the snow on Thursday would definitely return".
"Hard frost, bright sun, have spent a wonderful few days in your beautiful house what a setting! Exceeded expectations, such a great break - cycling, walking, saw kingfisher’s and green woodpecker and salmon. Thank you for such an enjoyable break."

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

The property comprises:
Kitchen/dining: Open plan room with electric oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and microwave.
Utility: With washing machine and tumble dryer.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, hand basin, WC and heated towel rail.
Lounge: With two fireplaces, one a traditional woodburning stove, the other a feature electric stove, and Freeview TV/DVD.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With three single beds.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle, hand basin and WC.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, hand basin, WC and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Bedroom 4: With double bed.
Bedroom 5: With a single bed.
Cloakroom: With WC and hand basin.

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

All fuel, electric, bed linen and towels included. Cot and highchair available. Free Wi-Fi available.

Miscellaneous

Large open garden for guests use with furniture. Parking for up to five cars.
  • Nearest town
    Sedbergh
  • Shops
    3 Miles
  • Distance
    3 Miles
  • Restaurant
    3 Miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Kendal
  • Pub
    3 Miles
  • Railway station distance
    11.0 miles
  • Lake
    25 miles

About the local area

Kirkby Lonsdale is in Cumbria's south east in between the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales; an historic market town in an area of great natural beauty with riverside and country walks.

There are many riverside and country walks in the area, and historic buildings to see in the town itself, including the 11th century Norman parish church. While some market towns have become spoilt over the years, Kirkby Lonsdale and its surrounding area of outstanding landscape still retain the same beauty appreciated by Constable, Turner, and Ruskin.

Further north lays Kirkby Stephen at the head of the Eden Valley, a popular centre for walkers and situated on the Cumbria Cycle Way - a great route for all keen cyclists.

Half an hour's drive from Kirkby Stephen is the beautiful area of Silverdale - an Area of Outstanding Beauty, offering a truly inspiring escape from the pace and pressures of everyday life. Don't miss the headland of Jack Scout leading to Jenny Brown's Point. From here, look out across the bay to see Humphrey Head where, so legend has it, the last wolf in England was slain.

Things to do nearby

Docker Park Farm

Docker Park farm offers a fabulous day out for all the family with lots to see and do. Pigs, piglets, rabbits, cows and goats create an exciting atmosphere for children with an opportunity to feed the lambs in spring and summer. The tea room on site provides delicious homemade goodies with a shop selling locally produced food.

Carus Green Golf Club

Situated a mile from Kendal is Carus Green Golf Club, a fantastic place to visit for a round of golf.

Kirkby Lonsdale Golf Club
Kirkby Lonsdale Golf Club

Located in the idyllic village of Barbon close to Kirkby Lonsdale this 18 hole golf course offers spectacular views of the Cumbrian countryside. Designed by Bill Squires it offers a challenging game and is a genuine test of stamina and patience. Tel: 01524 276365

The Chocolate Mine!

Located below the chocolate shop in Kirkby Lonsdale this `mine' has an interesting history. J.M. Barrie, the author of Peter Pan, was a regular visitor to Kirkby Lonsdale.

Capernwray Diving Centre

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

David Barrett Photography
David Barrett Photography

David Barrett offers five types of workshops suitable for new and existing digital SLR owners from beginners right up to the experienced photographer.

Sillfield Farm Shop

Sillfield Farm's Peter Gott took part in Jamie Olivers TV programme to train young chefs and now runs a unique farm shop selling rare breed sheep, pigs and chickens full of flavour.

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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