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Stable Cottage
Excellent
9 reviews
Stable Cottage
The Stackyard Holiday Cottages
The Stackyard Holiday Cottages
Stable Cottage exterior
Modern well equipped kitchen
Spacious open plan living
Open plan lounge dining and kitchen area
Double bedroom
Full size bunk beds
Spa bath and Shower room
Outdoor play area trampoline and BBQ
Skiddaw with snow
The first lamb of 2014
Our first lamb enjoying the spring sunshine
Cumbrian countryside views towards Skiddaw
Lakeland Herdwick sheep
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Overview
Barn -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Wigton, Cumbria, England
Stable Cottage, a Cumbrian sandstone barn conversion, is ideally situated on a working beef and sheep farm on the fringes of the Lake District National Park. Its tranquil rural location provides a relaxing getaway while being centrally based for exploring the Lake District, the Solway Coast, Hadrian's Wall and the border with Scotland.
We offer spectacular views over the Cumbrian countryside towards Skiddaw and the Lakeland Fells while the immediate surroundings provide the opportunity to meander along the course of the Little Waver river discovering a host of wildlife including badgers,deer and foxes or enjoy the rich variety of birds and wild flowers.
A Galleried entrance leads to an open plan living area with a modern well equipped kitchen, spacious dining area and comfortable lounge. On the ground floor are two bedrooms one spac...
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About the Owner, Natalie S
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 24 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL1317995
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siobhan h
Matlock, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
120 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in April 2018

Stable cottage at Stackyard cottages is fantastic!! This is our 2nd year here and we’d most definitely book these cottages again when visiting Cumbria. From the minute you walk in the cottages are absolutely spotless. Fresh flowers, homemade cakes (to rival the best of bakers according to my daughter!) eggs, milk plus logs for a lovely cosy log burner. Stable...

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siobhan h
Matlock, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
120 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We absolutely loved Stable cottage! We arrived to a beautifully clean cottage and delicious home baked cakes and eggs plus milk for our much needed brew! There's plenty of room for the children to run and play outside surrounded by gorgeous views. There's home grown veg to sample and friendly pets to stroke. The cottage is just slightly north of...

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Belinda M
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016 for a stay in August 2015
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person found this review helpful

Wow, this place was awesome. Very clean and beautiful. The views were so lovely, the hosts were just as awesome.they gave us eggs , milk, coffee and sugar on arrival. Lots of places to visit around the lake district. We got more than we expected. Very child and family friendly. We will definitely visit again soon.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Bunk
    1 Crib
    1 Full
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Rates

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

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 427
£84
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R 8 189
£482
13 Apr 2018 -
24 May 2018
C
3 nights
R 1 308
£77
R 1 750
£103
R 6 983
£411
25 May 2018 -
31 May 2018
D
3 nights
R 1 682
£99
R 2 226
£131
R 8 919
£525
1 Jun 2018 -
7 Jun 2018
E
3 nights
R 1 308
£77
R 1 750
£103
R 6 983
£411
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Wigton

With a charter granted in 1262, the traditional Cumbrian market town of Wigton still holds a market each Tuesday in the covered market hall. This lovely town is a popular centre for shopping, pubs and restaurants, as well as for other activities such as theatre, bowls, swimming, tennis and other sports. Wigtonian The Lord Melvyn Bragg novel, 'A Time to Dance', featured the town of Thurston, which was based on Wigton and the local area. The town is just 18 miles from Penrith and so makes an excellent base from which to explore the cathedral city of Carlisle, the North Lakes and the natural beauty of the West Cumbrian Coast. The epic Roman construction, Hadrian's Wall, is within 25 miles, whilst the Scottish borders and their famous town of Gretna Green are within easy dr...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
To find Stable Cottage travelling form the south follow the M6 north taking junction 41 onto the B5305 for Wigton for around 16 miles. Turn left onto the A595 for 3.5 miles then turn right signposted for Waverton, The Stackyard Holiday Cottages are 0.25 miles down this road taking a left turn into High Blaithwaite Farm (look out for the blackboard advertising home grown vegetables for sale). Travelling from the north leave the M6 at junction 44 heading west for Workington and The A595 for about 16 miles again turn right for Waverton and High Blaithwaite is 0.25 miles on the left.
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