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Ambleside Cowhides and Sheepskins

Bark Mill, Bridge Street, Ambleside LA22 9DU, England
+44 15394 32060
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Best ever selection of sheepskins & cowhides we have seen and knowledgeable staff

Open the door and you immediately enter the world of cowhides and associated goods and it was a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
97Review97
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Singapore, Singapore
You'll be amazed at the variety and the stock

This is a must-visit shop - whether you are looking for rugs, jackets, gloves, bags, slippers... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
patblayney
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Ambleside Cowhides & Sheepskins is a fast-growing natural products company operating from the Old Bark Mill in Ambleside in the heart of the picturesque Lake District in northwest England. Our team is committed to delivering the best home décor...more
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Bark Mill, Bridge Street, Ambleside LA22 9DU, England
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+44 15394 32060
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Open the door and you immediately enter the world of cowhides and associated goods and it was a real pleasure to be served by a very knowledgeable gentleman. Absolutely no pressure to buy anything. So interesting all the different skins and characteristics. Definitely worth a...More

3  Thank 97Review97
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

This is a must-visit shop - whether you are looking for rugs, jackets, gloves, bags, slippers, boots - it's just wonderful. We have bought rugs, a jacket, mittens, booties and more over the years. Go and have a look!

2  Thank patblayney
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Received our rug this weekend! Delighted with the quality, wonderful color and soft feel. Looking forward to visiting the shop whenever we get to the Lake District. Thanks guys. Martin & Mark P.S Shelly loves it too!

5  Thank Mark W
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We just have to pay a visit every time we visit The Lakes as this is the best place I know for sheepskin slippers. I love the soft soled ones and never have them off my feet. So I stocked up with a couple of...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Discovered this fantastic shop while on holiday in Ambleside. Had been looking at sheepskin rugs online but couldn't decide what to purchase. Rick was so helpful and explained the differences between the different types of sheepskins which helped us to make our purchase. We settled...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We stopped in after seeing a sign the night before. We were all amazed at the selection available. We found some great products we had been looking for for some time. Very knowledgeable.

3  Thank Andrew S
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Looking for some pure sheepskin slippers to replace my ancient disintegerating ones, which have lasted for years, and overjoyed to find this shop in Ambleside, by chance. I got some wonderful slippers which I hope will last for many years, but I know now, where...More

1  Thank lizzozillo
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We found the shop by accident and were amazed by the amount of products Rick and his team had in this small shop. Rick is very knowledgeable about the cowhides and sheepskins and there was something for everyone's budget. We were very happy with our...More

1  Thank 2013AJB
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

An Aladdin’s cave of sheepskin rugs and other furry products! Great service from Rick and very happy with our beautiful new rug. The Lake District is a very special place for myself and my husband, so it’ll be lovely to have something to treasure over...More

2  Thank windermere_walker
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Last September I visited this shop while staying in Ambleside. It was filled to the brim with beautiful items. I purchased a pair of slippers for my husband for Christmas and he is enjoying them. The clerk also helped me pick out a small sheepskin...More

2  Thank damasa785
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