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ASH GILL COTTAGE, Torver, pet-free

Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Coniston, Lake District, Cumbria, England
An immaculately presented, deceptively spacious family built & owned semi-detached house is situated in the pretty hamlet of Torver, approx. 2 miles from Coniston in the heart of the Lake District. This two storey property can comfortably accommodate 6 people (including children/infants), has a king-sized master bedroom with en-suite and TV/DVD, two twin bedrooms (one with TV/DVD), family bathroom with shower over and a downstairs wc.

Fully refurbished in 2013, guests can enjoy a 50' TV, free wifi, log burning stove (starter basket included), large living / dining area which can accommodate 8 people comfortably, quality oak furniture, oak and slate flooring, fully equipped kitchen and bathrooms. Outside there is plenty of off-road parking (at least 4 cars) and enclosed patio with BBQ and garden furniture to lawned garden.

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Listing #HL1369262
About the Owner
Bev A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
Interaction with guests
House keys will be left in a keysafe for you to access upon arrival. We will let you settle in and find your feet without disturbing you - we don't meet and greet. We are always available by phone, mail or text should you have any issues at anytime. We are sometimes at the family bungalow next door, so you may well see us at the bar.
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage ideally situated in the middle of the Lakes, perfect for exploring. The cottage is clean and brilliantly equipped with all essential items. Would recommend to others.More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Maxine E
NorthStar521247, VR Owner at ASH GILL COTTAGE, Torver, pet-free, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are glad you found the house ideally situated, clean and well equipped. We pride ourselves on achieving the highest standards possible for our guests and are proud of our 5 star ratings achieved to date,...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely stay in this house. Everything was spotless & the beds were really comfortable. ThanksMore

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank michael f
Management response:Responded 4 August 2018

Thank you for posting such a wonderful review of your stay. We are glad that you found the beds to be comfortable, and the house spotless - we try to ensure that the house it prepped to the highest standard so guests can enjoy their...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Central Lakes location. Very comfortable and spotless and fully equipped accommodation. we were also blessed with fabulous weather which was an added bonus. Only one word to describe our stay at Ash Gill cottage, Brilliant!!!More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank Stay765837
Management response:Responded 4 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of your stay at Ash Gill. We are so glad that you enjoyed the house and the fantastic weather, it makes such a difference when the weather is glorious. We hope to welcome...More

  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • 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
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Maximum occupancy is for 6 persons including children/infants. Extra guests not allowed. Cleanliness - please respect the property and leave as you found it - rubbish in bins...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    1 King
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Damage Deposit: R 2 645 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Discounts can often be negotiated for 2 persons (off-peak only) - contact us and see if we can offer you a great deal.

Minimum stay of 3 nights relates to weekends - Fri-Sun, however 2 nights Fri& Sat can also be accommodated - contact us for a quote.
Midweek price per night stays for 4 nights relates to Mon - Thurs.

Want more than 1 week - longer period prices attract discounts, let us know your dates / length of stay and we'll give you a quote.

Main changeover days are Fridays and Mondays, however, we can be flexible to accommodate specific periods (off-peak only)

Linen, towels, LPG gas central heating, electricity, Wi-Fi, starter basket of logs/kindling included in the price
Sundry consumables provided include toilet paper, kitchen roll, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid and cloths/sponges, cling film, kitchen foil and hand wash.
Stairgate and high chair available at no extra cost.
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About the neighbourhood
Torver, in the shadow of 'Coniston Old Man', nestles a pretty community based hamlet approx. 2 miles from Coniston.

With easy access to the southern fells of the Lake District, it is quiet enough to be away from the main tourist hub, yet a thriving vibrancy exists with stunning scenery and activities on your doorstep.

With two great pubs and a local village deli, you can dine with locals and tourists alike, enjoying award-winning real ales, open log-fires and banter with local characters and friendly, welcoming staff, you'll soon feel part of the Torver family.

A wealth of activities from gentle walks to rock-climbing, lake cruises to gorge scrambling can be enjoyed. Torver Country Fair is usually mid August annually, and with vintage motor cycle gatherings, charity tractor...
Getting around
The easiest and most convenient way to get around is by car, if you're not walking, are less mobile or venturing further afield.

Local Taxis based in Coniston are rare but it can be possible if booked well in advance.
Taxis will be available from the larger towns (Ulverston, Ambleside) and a premium will be charged for the distance callout.

There are local bus stops within 150m, the x12 bus run approx every 1.5hrs during the day down to Coniston and over to Ulverston.
Connections can be made from Coniston across to Ambleside and Lake Windermere and from Ulverston to Barrow-in-Furness.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 105.0 km
Railway: Ulverston: 13.0 km
From J36 M6.

Follow A590 signposted South Lakes, Kendal and Barrow for approx. 20 miles

At Greenodd roundabout, take 2nd exit towards Workington A5902, for approx. 2 miles.

Take A5084, signposted Coniston, stay on for approx. 6 miles, pass the Land Rover garage.

At the T-Junction (Wilson Arms opposite), take a left (A593 towards Broughton) and turn immediately right (as if going into Wilsons car park) and follow road round to the left.

Ash Gill Cottage is on your left, immediately after Ash Gill Bungalow on the corner.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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