Oak Cottage Ref 2644
Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
This stone built, semi detached cottage is situated next to the owner's home on the edge of Appleby-in-Westmorland. This property offers warm and cosy accommodation with an 'upside down' layout. The ground floor provides a spacious double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, whilst the first floor boasts an open-plan living area with woodburner, beams, a dining table and a well-equipped fitted kitchen. The spacious, mature garden provides shade beneath a number of apple trees, which makes it an ideal area for dining alfresco. The town centre is just a few minutes walk away and offers a vast range of amenities and activities to suit all tastes and budgets.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1)|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden|
Electric storage heaters with woodburner in sitting area. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer (in outside laundry/drying room), TV, DVD, radio/CD player, WiFi. Electricity, logs for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for one car. Lockable bike storage for 2 bikes. Use of mature garden with garden furniture & BBQ. Sorry, no pets & no smoking. Shops, pubs & cafes 2 mins walk. Note: This property is suitable for guests aged 18 and over only.
The Cumbria/Lake District
Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.
Appleby in Westmorland
Set at the heart of the lush Eden Valley is one of the most elegant and beautiful towns in the north of England â€“ the historic settlement of Appleby, originally the county town of Westmorland. At the heart of the town is the picturesque street of Boroughgate, which boasts some interesting old buildings and links the well-preserved Norman Castle with the fine medieval Church of St. Lawrence. As a major stop on the Settle to Carlisle Railway, Appleby is ideally placed for one of the most beautiful railway journeys in Britain, still undertaken by steam trains which wend their way over the historic and awe-inspiring Ribblehead viaduct. In June, visitors can experience the atmosphere of the 300 year old Horse Fair. Traditionally, this was an annual event where Gypsies gathered to sell their horses. Alternatively, the July Jazz Festival is fast becoming a popular attraction. The town is also within easy reach of the Lake District National Park, making it a wonderful spot for a family holiday.
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3 Oct 2013
"Upside down cottage with everything needed of highest quality"
The owners lived next door and made us very welcome - tea pot and cake ready for us on arrival. Everything very clean and of highest quality. Location central to area so many posibilities for excursio… More
28 Oct 2012
"An absolute delight!!"
My partner and I have had a realy bad year so he decided to take me away for a few days to relax. Fortunately for us, we decided on this wonderful cottage in Cumbria. The people were wonderful, withou… More
6 Sep 2012
"A hidden gem!"
Tucked discreetly away near the top of the main street but close enough to all amenities, this 'upside down' cottage is warm, cosy, well equipped, quiet and comfortable. Owners who live in … More
13 Apr 2012
"superb well equipped homely cottage"
owners welcoming,lovely flowers and cake on arrival.cottage well equipped to a high standard.cottage well placed to walk into appleby.lovely walks from door step.… More
1 Mar 2012
It's the perfect holiday cottage - everything was thought of, warm and welcoming. Lots of lovely touches - flowers, cake, wifi - it was just fabulous and much as I love the area it was tempting t… More
25 Aug 2011
"Just what the doctor Ordrered"
After a series of Hospital appointments this cottage proved the perfect get away. wrong.The cottage itself was friendly as was the reception we got from the owners who lived next door. There was every… More
15 Sep 2010
"The best holiday cottage we have stayed in."
Could not fault it : tea, coffee, milk, sugar and cake on our arrival was a real bonus. Every conceivable item was supplied, and the accommodation was very comfortable. Excellent.… More
11 Apr 2010
"An ideal retreat"
I am an artist, and have got into the habit of taking a "retreat" every couple of years to recharge my creative batteries. I choose a small cottage in a quiet place, in an area I don't … More
3 Dec 2009
"Quaint but lovely"
Lovely 'upside down' cottage, excellent equipment and facilities, lots of books of the area available. Very good location, owners were more than helpful. Private garden is a bonus. Appleby… More
2 Dec 2009
"home from home"
we stayed at oak cottage last year and again this year. Appleby is a good location to base day trips to the lakes, north yorkshire and Cumbria. There are a lot of local walks and motoring off the main… More
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