3 Horse Market
Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Only 6 miles from the M6 Kirkby Lonsdale is easily reached by car or train, yet within 5 five minutes walk you find yourself in the beautiful fells of the south east lake district on the bank of the river Lune.
No. 3 Horse Market is an ideal base for anything from a packed activity holiday to a cosy week away, beautifully decorated with 3 large bedrooms, a contemporary kitchen, sumptuous living room, family bathroom, en-suite shower-room and a separate WC with free Wifi throughout. Each bedroom has a flat screen television, DVD player, hair dryer and a king size bed with luxurious egyptian cotton sheets, whilst the downstairs offers plenty of space to cook, socialise and unwind. The house is also perfect for families with children, with a high chair, cot and fold-up children's bed available.
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|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Morcambe 18 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester 100 km, Nearest railway: Oxenholme 18 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
Number 3 Horse Market is beautifully decorated with 3 large bedrooms, a contemporary kitchen, sumptuous living room, family bathroom, en-suite shower-room and a separate WC with free WiFi throughout. Each bedroom has a flat screen television, DVD player, hair dryer and a king size bed with luxurious Egyptian cotton sheets, whilst the downstairs offers plenty of space to cook, socialise and unwind. The house is also perfect for families with children, with a high chair, cot and fold-up children's bed available.
|Further details outdoors|
We have parking permit for local car park within 5 minutes walk.
The Cumbria/Lake District
There is more to Cumbria than its world-famous natural environment. There are many towns and villages to explore, whether nestled in valleys, on the side of a lake or along the coastline.
From the cosmopolitan city of Carlisle, gateway to Hadrian's Wall Country, and Keswick in the north to the charming market towns of Ulverston and Kirkby Lonsdale and the maritime town of Barrow-in-Furness in the south; from the historical market town of Cockermouth and the harbour town of Whitehaven along the west coast to the pretty towns of Penrith and Appleby in the Eden Valley to the east. And in the central Lakes you will find the ever-popular Kendal, Windermere, Ambleside and Grasmere. Each place has its own story to tell and a character to discover.
The picturesque market town of Kirkby Lonsdale on the banks of the River Lune is ideally located on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales and within easy reach of the Lake District; its attractive setting epitomised by the glorious view up the Lune Valley from Ruskin's View.
The centre is a pleasing mix of elegant 18th-century buildings and stone cottages huddled around cobbled courtyards and narrow alleyways with evocative names such as Salt Pie Lane and Jingling Lane. Traditional butchers, bakers and ‘the best independent cheese shop in the UK' (2007) jostle alongside designer jewellery, fashion and home décor outlets. Nearby, St Mary's Church presides over the ‘Rainbow Parish' - an ecclesiastical area that includes ‘daughter' churches at Barbon, Casterton, Hutton Roof, Lupton, Mansergh, Middleton and Preston Patrick.
Surrounding the town is a rolling landscape of winding lanes and verdant green fields bordered by high hedges and dry stone walls. The broad valley of the Lune contains Casterton, ‘the settlement by a Roman fort', dominated by a prestigious public school. To the north is Barbon, a cluster of houses next to a tumbling beck and the venue for car and motorcycle hill climbs. Further up the Lune Valley is Middleton, a scattered community with an ancient hall in its midst. To the west is rolling farmland around Lupton, Mansergh and Old Town leading up to the prominent limestone outcrops of Hutton Roof.
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23 Apr 2014
"Fourth time of staying and every bit as good each time so will return."
Excellent accommodation and cannot fault it whether you want to stay a week or a weekend.Everything you need is provided (including wine!) and it is spotlessly cleanMy favourite place to stay in Kirkb… More
25 Feb 2014
"Excellent! Couldn't fault it."
Fabulous property, spotlessly clean and beautifully appointed. Bottle of wine, fresh bread and milk greatly appreciated. The property felt very much like a home from home. I slept in the en suite bedr… More
14 Feb 2014
Wonderful property - perfect house in superb location. Deserving five stars in EVERY way. Even the terrible weather didn't spoil a single minute!… More
28 Jan 2014
"The Small Things make all the Difference!"
Stayed here on a last minute decision to go away with a friend. Lovely town with plenty of places to eat. The house is in a great location and the parking permit is a bonus. The bedrooms are a good… More
11 Jan 2014
Well what Can I say. Kirby Lonsdale is a fantastic location in it's self but to be able to stay at , No 3 The Horse Market is a bonus. The property is very tasteful decorated and well equipped. A… More
We appreciate the feedback about our check-out times however our housekeeper only has a short amount of time to service the house, to the high standards our guests expect, between guests and this does allow our guests to have an earlier check-in time of 1530.
2 Jan 2014
"Superb Cottage right in the Centre of Town"
My wife and I stayed here with 2 x friends for a New Year short break. We had booked to spend our New Years Eve at Plato's restaurant in the Town Centre and the Cottage could not have been locate… More
27 Nov 2013
"Fabulous house and perfect location."
Picked this area, as I had been once before and loved the cobbled streets and quaint shops. It was also well located for a family get together. House is beautifully decorated and furnished, with all t… More
10 Nov 2013
"Lovely house, perfect location, and comfy beds!"
We stayed here for 3 nights,with my husband,daughter, son in law , and their baby, aged 18 months.The house was very well equipped for all age, and the beds were very comfortable.The place was very cl… More
15 Oct 2013
"Superb and Luxurious Cottage in Central Kirkby Lonsdale"
Cannot fault this cottage at all. Everything you needed was provided and the kitchen was well equipped and spacious. Beds, bedding and towels (hairdryers as well) of excellent quality and enough TVs f… More
25 Sep 2013
"Comfortable Cottage in Central KL"
We were three adult walkers. Once we became familiar with KL's car parking the location was ideal for restaurants, pubs and shops. Being located in the town centre a certain amount of noise was e… More
As our guest points out the cottage is centrally located and occasionally the customers from the restaurant garden in the main street can be heard, however they are a very considerate to the local residents and are keen not to disturb.
Unfortunately the cottage circuit breakers are located next to the mains electricity supply inside our housekeepers supply cupboard. As we are a child and pet friendly cottage this needs to be locked as it contains cleaning products and other supplies that must be kept out of the reach of our little guests. We are however always available on the telephone should our guests have any problems. Consequently, as always, we were able to assist our guests as soon as they discovered the power problem.
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