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Cat's Cradle, Four Gables Estates

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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Set in 14 acres of woodland and mature gardens and in the heart of beautiful north Cumbria, our newly renovated five star cottages combine exceptional quality with character and charm. Our three bedroom cottage, Cat's Cradle (sleeps 6), is light and airy with a large open plan lounge, kitchen, dining area and a wall of full height windows providing spectacular views over open countryside. With under floor heating throughout, beautifully appointed en suite bathrooms and a fully stocked kitchen including wine cooler, Cat's Cradle is a relaxing and inviting home away from home. Bedroom 1 has a king size bed with en-suite shower room. Bedroom 2 can be configured as a super king size double or twin room and has an en-suite shower room. Bedroom 3 can be configured as a super king size double or ...Set in 14 acres of woodland and mature gardens and in the heart of beautiful north Cumbria, our newly renovated five star cottages combine exceptional quality with character and charm. Our three bedroom cottage, Cat's Cradle (sleeps 6), is light and airy with a large open plan lounge, kitchen, dining area and a wall of full height windows providing spectacular views over open countryside. With under floor heating throughout, beautifully appointed en suite bathrooms and a fully stocked kitchen including wine cooler, Cat's Cradle is a relaxing and inviting home away from home. Bedroom 1 has a king size bed with en-suite shower room. Bedroom 2 can be configured as a super king size double or twin room and has an en-suite shower room. Bedroom 3 can be configured as a super king size double or twin room and has access to the house bathroom with bath and shower over. The kitchen is fully equipped with two ovens, large hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and wine cooler. The market town of Brampton is a short walk from the cottage. Here you'll find restaurants and pubs, award winning butchers, Cranston's Food Hall, bakers and green grocers. You'll also find many walking and cycling routes straight from the door and easy access to Hadrian's Wall, the North Lake District, Carlisle and Northumberland.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Sleeping arrangements must be strictly adhered to. The hosts do not allow use of sofas as beds.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 2 Showers
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About the Owner
Emma H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2020

We needed a base for our 'special' trip to Gretna Green (which is a 20ish min drive away) and The Cat's Cradle is as the title says 'Absolutely Wonderful', Within moments of opening the door all 5 of us had decided that we'd quite happily...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 4 September 2019 via mobile

Great stay in Brampton at this lovely modern cottage with superb views. Well worth the visit. Consider carefully if eating out. Brampton Fish and chips good but local restaurant food awful and put us off trying other local offerings.More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Holidaying1-2
fourgablesestates, VR Owner at Cat's Cradle, Four Gables Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2019

We’re delighted you enjoyed your stay with us in our beautiful cottage. We were saddened to hear you didn’t have a good culinary experience in one of the local restaurants. As with most towns we have some great places to eat and some not so...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2019

Beautiful view nearby nice walks and Hadrian Wall. Spacious place with many rooms and badrooms, kind owners.

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank AnitaK3806
fourgablesestates, VR Owner at Cat's Cradle, Four Gables Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2019

Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and hope we can welcome you again.

Reviewed 28 May 2019

Six of us stayed at Cats Cradle for a week while walking the western half of Hadrian's Wall. Its a great base for exploring the area as well, we had days out in Scotland, Carlisle and Maryport. The accommodation is excellent, with lovely views when...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Paul N
fourgablesestates, VR Owner at Cat's Cradle, Four Gables Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2019

Paul we’re delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and that you got chance to explore some of the many fabulous sights and visitor attractions in this beautiful area. Hope we’ll welcome you again!

Reviewed 6 October 2018

We stayed in Four Gables Estates as a family with children (5 & 3 yo) when grand parents were visiting from abroad. This was such a nice stay - the cottage is furnished to a very high standard, we were comfortable, relaxed, and really enjoyed...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Jessie M
fourgablesestates, VR Owner at Cat's Cradle, Four Gables Estates, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Jessie, we’re delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope we can welcome you and your family again.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
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About the neighbourhood
The market town of Brampton is a short walk from the cottage. Here you'll find restaurants and pubs, award winning butchers, Cranston's Food Hall and a Patisserie. You'll also find many walking and cycling routes straight from the door and easy access to Hadrian's Wall, the North Lake District, Carlisle and Northumberland.
Getting around
Good communications by road, train and air. Junction 43 and 44 of the M6 are just 10 minutes by car. There is a comprehensive bus service to Carlisle and Newcastle. Newcastle International Airport is a mere 45 minutes by car.
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