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The Cottage - Bankwood House

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Kirkby in Furness, Lake District, Cumbria, England

The cottage adjoins the owners main home which is a converted Dutch Barn. This barn was originally part of a working farm and is sited furthest away from the original farmhouse and therefore, as well as enjoying lovely views over the neighbouring farmers fields, we are not overlooked by other houses.The cottage has been lovingly and stylishly converted to a very high standard and is an ideal retreat for couples or couples with a child.

The cottage is located in Chapels, a small hamlet, within the village of Kirkby in Furness. There is a local shop and 3 pubs within a mile and a half radius of the cottage.

You enter the property into an open plan area with a stunning mezzanine lounge/dining and kitchen above. A warm underfloor heated natural travertine stone floor covers the ent...
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Listing #HL200637
About the Owner
Chris & Mike M
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
Interaction with guests:ย 
The cottage adjoins the owners main home and if you need any assistance or suggestions where to visit etc, we are there to help if required.
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We were a couple staying at this wonderful place for about 10 days. This is an excellent, amazingly relaxing cottage to stay at and we felt very much at home. It is very closely located to the delightful local pubs as well, all just a...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Eisuke K
Management response:Responded 26 August 2018

Thank you for your very kind review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

So happy to leave this review,such a beautiful place to stay clean and tidy and Mike has been all helpful and very friendly,we will definitely go back soon and will stay even longer. A big thumbs up to Mike for being so welcoming and kind....More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank liyanakhan
Management response:Responded 16 August 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay.

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

What a lovely cottage, perfect little getaway in a superb location. The cottage had everything we needed and more and we were very very happy with everything. Thank you for a lovely stay.

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Sally R
Management response:Responded 8 April 2018

We are really glad you enjoyed your stay in our cottage.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    1 Shower
    1 Crib
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Located in Cumbria, Chapels is a small quiet hamlet that lies between the nearby fells and the beautiful Duddon Estuary. It is located in the village of Kirkby in Furness where there is a local shop and pubs within mile radius. It is an ideal base from which to explore the local region. Coniston Lake is 7 miles away and the historic market town of Broughton in Furness is 6 miles away.There are plenty of good pubs and places to eat within 20 minutes drive.The famous Cumbria Way is within 5 to 10 minutes walking distance. Dunnerholme Golf Course is 5 miles away. The flat top of the rock forms a strategic feature of the clubs signature Par 3, sixth hole. The market town of Ulverston with its famous Laurel & Hardy Museum is only 8 miles away and here you will find lovely cobbled streets... more
Getting around
A car is highly recommended to enjoy the surrounding countryside and spectacular scenery. Kirkby in Furness train station is an approximate 20 minute walk from the property.
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How to get there
Railway: Kirkby in Furness: 2.0 km
Manchester International and Liverpool John Lennon Airports are approximately 2 hours by car.
Please contact the owner on confirmation of booking who will be happy to provide detailed directions.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 14.0 km.
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