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Stable Cottage, Low Stanger Farm

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Stanger from the small orchard
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, England
A self-contained barn conversion on a small organic farm in the beautiful Lorton Valley. The cottage has a good location on the edge of the traditional farmyard, with Stanger Beck running past beneath the windows. The views from the first floor living area stretch down to the river Cocker and beyond to the slopes of Whin Fell.
Listing #HL6961366
About the Owner
Michelle H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
Interaction with guests
The cottage is next to the farmhouse and I will usually be around when you arrive. If not then I won't be too far away. You can buy vegetables from us during the growing season. We have door step milk deliveries twice weekly and can arrange for extra milk to be delivered for you during your stay (pint glass bottles). We can also arrange for the newsagents in Cockermouth to deliver newspapers. They arrive with the post so there is no delivery on Sundays! There is a Food Assembly in Cockermouth and I have set up a guest account so that you may order from there if you wish and I can collect your order on your behalf (Friday evenings).
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed with my wife, 9 year old son and brother. An amazing stay in a nice, cosy, comfortable, neat and tidy cottage. Michelle and her partner are great hosts. Very friendly and helpful. Excellent calm, quiet and peaceful location with lovely farm around. Good...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Lovely well appointed cottage and spotlessly clean. It is surrounded by stunning countryside and Oh so peaceful and quiet! With easy access to the A66. I must comment on the delicious smell of apples as you enter the front door and the beautiful orchards. Thank...More

Thank Betty T
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Decided to come back again this year after a lovely holiday last year at Stable Cottage. Everything perfect as expected, would love the recipe for Michelle’s tasty bread! Will definitely be returning in the near future. Thanks.

Thank easystevee
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
If you bring a pet please bring something suitable for your pet to sleep in/on.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Crib
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
Stanger is a good location for exploring the Lorton Valley, Loweswater, Crummock and Buttermere. There is a network of footpaths, bridleways and quiet by-roads criss-crossing the valley, and there is ample access to the surrounding fells.
The Western lakes of Ennerdale and Wastwater are within easy reach, and in these places there is often the sort of quiet solitude that is associated with Lakeland.
The market town of Cockermouth is only two miles away, and here can be found an excellent selection of cafes, pubs, restaurants and shops, as well as attractions like Wordsworth House (National Trust), and Jennings Brewery (tours daily).
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 145.0 km
Railway: Maryport: 16.0 km
Ferry: North Shields: 185.0 km
We are half way between Cockermouth and Lorton. There is no bus service, but we can pick you up in Cockermouth if you come by public transport. The nearest mainline train station is Penrith (47km) and there is a good bus service from there to Cockermouth. Parking for the cottage is right outside, under a covered area (carport) and there is room for two cars.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 25.0 km.
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