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THIMBLE COTTAGE, romantic, luxury holiday cottage, with open fire in Pennington

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
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Thimble Cottage is a stone built semi-detached barn conversion set in a pretty and secluded position in the little hamlet of Pennington.Thimble Cottage is a stone built semi-detached barn conversion set in a pretty and secluded position in the little hamlet of Pennington. The cottage sleeps two people in one stunning, galleried double bedroom. This cosy holiday property offers superb accommodation including an open plan living area with a wood burner, and a small front garden with patio, a lovely spot to relax in after a day spent exploring the surrounding area. Thimble Cottage is a charming romantic retreat for those who love the great outdoors. Amenities: Electric underfloor central heating on ground floor with electric storage heaters and woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, f...Thimble Cottage is a stone built semi-detached barn conversion set in a pretty and secluded position in the little hamlet of Pennington.Thimble Cottage is a stone built semi-detached barn conversion set in a pretty and secluded position in the little hamlet of Pennington. The cottage sleeps two people in one stunning, galleried double bedroom. This cosy holiday property offers superb accommodation including an open plan living area with a wood burner, and a small front garden with patio, a lovely spot to relax in after a day spent exploring the surrounding area. Thimble Cottage is a charming romantic retreat for those who love the great outdoors. Amenities: Electric underfloor central heating on ground floor with electric storage heaters and woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio, CD. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Ample off road parking. Patio and small garden area with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Free range eggs available. Shop 3 miles, pubs 2 miles. Region: Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination. Town: The small tranquil hamlet of Pennington is located on the lovely Lake District Peninsula, which offers beautiful walking and cycling opportunities. The start of the Haematite and Cumbrian Way footpaths can be found here, as well as the twin pubs at Great Urswick Tarn, well known in the local area for their great food and fine ales. The market town of Ulverston, also known as the 'festival town' because of its lively year round events, is Pennington's nearest neighbour. Ulverston is the birthplace of Stan Laurel, and is the proud home of the one and only Laurel and Hardy museum. The town has many good shops, pubs and restaurants, a leisure centre and a cinema. The soft, sandy beaches and excellent birdwatching of the Furness Coast, and all the attractions of the National Park are easy to get to from here. There is fun for all the family at the South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Muncaster Castle, and the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway.More
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Languages spoken:English
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Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

On arrival your met by the owner, a bottle of wine, a bottle of beer and fresh eggs. The cottage is quaint and welcoming and situated up in the hills of the Lake District. Ulverston is accessible by foot and Barrow in Furness by car....More

Date of stay: April 2015
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Reviewed 1 May 2015

After driving 400 miles to this cottage myself and my partner were pleased with the location, even with the sheep guarding the road out of the property that liked to play chicken with the car. The property is well sized to meet a couples needs...More

Date of stay: April 2015
2  Thank Matthew S
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

Most beautiful cottage i have ever stayed in. Very romantic and warmly for a couple. The cottage provides you with everything you need and also attrations around the area. We stayed for a week and did many things i would definatly book back up to...More

Date of stay: November 2014
2  Thank naomiy762
Reviewed 13 October 2014

This cottage is lovely. Modern while still having cottage charm. Wood burner and wood an added bonus. Loved the welcome pack of milk and a bottle of wine (nice touch), Well equipped cottage, in a good location for exploring the Lake District. Added bonus was...More

Date of stay: October 2014
1  Thank NicDR
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Basically a one room open plan modern cottage, bedroom is accessed via a short but steep staircase, for two. Fairly well equipped, just a few shortcomings i.e. no freezer compartment in fridge which we consider to be an essential appliance for self-catering especially in a...More

Date of stay: August 2014
1  Thank willowyman
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
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