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Broad Ing Cottage

Broad Ing Cottage, Penrith, Cumbria
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Welcome to Broad Ing Cottage: Broad Ing Cottage is situated on the fringe of the village of Tirril, which nestles on the edge of the Lake District National Park close to Ullswater and Penrith. The cottage is deceptively spacious and is equipped to a very high standard warranting a Visit Britain 4* rating. All the rooms are on one level and overlook the pleasant rear garden and open fields.

It is situated in a very private and peaceful location making it ideal for relaxing . Broad Ing Cottage comprises of ? a spacious lounge with a wood burning stove and overlooks the rear garden and open fields; large dining kitchen which has a range of built-in units and also overlooks the rear garden and fields; two king-size bedrooms and one twin bedroom all with fitted wardrobes; house bathroom with large shower cubicle, separate bath, basin, shaver point and WC; shower room with basin, shower and WC; utility room which houses the oil fired central heating boiler and provides a useful drying area. The cottage facilities consist of ? TV, video, DVD, music system, I-pod docking station, free-view box, washing machine/dryer, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, fridge, microwave, electric oven and hob.

The bedrooms and kitchen also have TV?s and CD radios. The rear garden is fully paved and has container plants and pleasant shrub borders and overlooks open fields and the fells beyond. It catches the sun from early morning to late afternoon making it perfect for alfresco dining as it is very private.

There is a selection of garden furniture to assist your relaxation and to help you to enjoy the peaceful location. Included in the rental price are ? bed linen and towels, bedding (duvets and pillows are hypo-allergic), heating and electric. High chair and travel cot are available by request.

There is courtyard parking for up to 4 cars. Broad Ing Cottage is strictly non-smoking and no pets are allowed. Location: Broad Ing Cottage is in an ideal location to explore the beauty of the Lake District and is only a ten minute drive from both junctions 40 on the M6 and the A66/A1 at Penrith.

Ullswater Lake with its? spectacular views is just two miles from the cottage, making it ideally situated for walking and sailing. The market town of Penrith which has all the necessary amenities is three miles away and the village of Pooley Bridge which has a village store and Post Office is just two miles away. Local activities and interests include ? walking, sailing, fishing, golfing, swimming, pony trekking, lake steamers, bird of prey centre, ostrich world, alpaca centre, historic houses and castles, museums, galleries, gardens, farmers markets, local crafts and the Rheged visitor centre.

Tirril boasts a traditional village pub - The Queens Head Inn - which has a welcoming log fire and a friendly atmosphere and is only a ten minute stroll from the cottage. It serves both bar and restaurant food and also has a small shop.

Services / Facilities:

Location Type

Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Towels Included
Fuel and Power Included
High Chair
No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
Wood burner

2 Double Bedrooms
1 Twin Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Bath
Ground Floor Shower

Washing Machine

CD Player
DVD Player

Leisure Equipment
Patio Furniture

Garden/Terrace/Play area
Private garden
Terrace / patio
Enclosed garden / play area

Parking available
Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
Mountain Biking
Horse Riding
Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)
Swimming (outdoor pool)

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Dalemain - 1.4 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Mayburgh Henge - 1.8 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

King Arthur's Round Table - 1.9 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Brougham Hall - 2.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Lowther Castle and Gardens - 2.2 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Clifton Hall - 2.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Penrith Castle - 2.3 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Dacre, St Andrews Church - 2.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Penrith, St Andrew's Church - 2.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Brougham Castle - 3 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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