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The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes

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The Manse Cottage our cosy house in the North Lakes
Punch Bowl Inn opposite serves real ale
1 of 22The Manse Cottage our cosy house in the North Lakes
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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The Manse cottage (Was the home of a Christian minister) is a lovely two bedroom late Georgian home in the Western Fells in the delightful village of Great Broughton. It has one double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom that accommodates 4 adults comfortably making it a perfect retreat. This is a very cosy cottage and is ideal for holidays and getaway breaks. The home is beautifully furnished and it has its own dedicated parking space right in front. Walking and easy riverside rambles are possible from the front door. The village of Great Broughton is located on the river Derwent that flows from Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite lakes. The cottage is ideally located equally close to both the seaside (The Solway firth) and the Western fells. The village has a post office/ general store and has 3 p...The Manse cottage (Was the home of a Christian minister) is a lovely two bedroom late Georgian home in the Western Fells in the delightful village of Great Broughton. It has one double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom that accommodates 4 adults comfortably making it a perfect retreat. This is a very cosy cottage and is ideal for holidays and getaway breaks. The home is beautifully furnished and it has its own dedicated parking space right in front. Walking and easy riverside rambles are possible from the front door. The village of Great Broughton is located on the river Derwent that flows from Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite lakes. The cottage is ideally located equally close to both the seaside (The Solway firth) and the Western fells. The village has a post office/ general store and has 3 pubs and a restaurant for bar meals at the Broughton Craggs Hotel . Your holiday from beginning to end is of the utmost importance to us and with this in mind a complete check is made before your arrival. We have free Wi-Fi. There are store cupboard essentials i.e. tea bags, coffee pads, flour, stock cubes, pasta, washing up liquid and condiments that you are more than welcome to use. We look forward to making your holiday a unique and memorable experience. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable for children over the age of 4 years mainly due to steep staircase. We only take a maximum of 4 people in total in our accommodation.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Robert and Lesley L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 September 2019

Date of stay: September 2019
Reviewed 22 August 2019

Thanks very much for the use of your lovely cottage. We were very pleased with how well equipped, comfy and cosy it was. The living room is perfect for a relaxing evening by the fire. The kitchen is really well equipped and I was able...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Stephen B
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2019

Thank you for your lovely review. It is very encouraging and we do hope you will recommend us to friends. I will look into the matter of the highchair. Thank you for staying with us. Robert and Lesley

Reviewed 22 May 2019

Cottage situated in a quiet, friendly village. Parking space right outside. Cottage itself oosed rustic charm. Total home from home. Really good nights sleep, as the beds beautifully comfortable. Kitchen well stocked with equipment (even though I only made toast), I could have cooked a...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Gordon t
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our cottage. We are delighted and encouraged that your stay was so good. We haven't tried the fish and chips from Broughton Moor we must do it! Very best wishes Robert and Lesley

Reviewed 10 April 2019

Myself my wife and two friends stayed at the Manse Cottage from April first to 6th. It truly is a home from home with all the facilities you could wish for. The weather was not too warm but we managed to visit various places in...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank IanFNorthYorkshire
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2019

Thank you for such a lovely review - your comments are very encouraging. Thank you for all the tips as well.

Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

Absolutely loved our time in this lovely cosy cottage. It was very clean and comfortable and all the amenities you might need. The area is breathtakingly beautiful. Just a short drive to Keswick too. 100% recommend (My parents have booked to go too!)

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank AlnPaul
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2019

Thank you for a lovely review, it is very encouraging. Great to hear your parents are coming to the cottage too.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Local convenience store/post office, bakery and community pub within 2 minute walk. Beds were lovely and cosy to crawl into after a long day out exploring the countryside. We enjoyed our stay at The Manse Cottage. A delightful place to relax away from the hustle...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank pam48_13
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely and encouraging email. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay. We hope you will think about us for another break. Best wishes Robert and Lesley

Reviewed 13 June 2018

A lovely, comfortable, spotless clean and well equipped cosy cottage in a great location. Will definitely recommend to friends and family.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Karen W
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you Karen for your encouraging review. We do appreciate you taking the time and we hope friends or family will come and stay with us soon. best wishes Robert and Lesley

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
2719
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: February 2018
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Stockport, United Kingdom
12
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: December 2017
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Warm cottage once heating on and using gas fire in living room. Kitchen well equipped. Views lovely.

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank gavinm487
robertlockwood, VR Owner at The Manse Cottage Great Broughton North Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thanks for your review we do hope you will visit again. Best wishes Robert and Lesley

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The village of Great Broughton is located on the river Derwent that flows from Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite lakes. The cottage is ideally located equally close to both the seaside (The Solway firth) and is in the Northern Lake District and Western fells. The village has a post office/ general store and has 3 pubs and a restaurant for bar meals at the Broughton Craggs Hotel . The beautiful lakes of Bassenthwaite, Buttermere, Crummock water, Derwentwater and Wastwater are easily accessible. Swimming and beaches are possible in the lakes and the seaside town of Allonby ( 20 minutes). The mountains of Skiddaw, Grasmoor, Haystacks and Scafell in the western fells are wonderful days out for walkers and mountaineers. The town of Cockermouth is nearby and is the home of Wordsworth house, Jennin...
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