Self Catering in Cumbria - Stockdalewath


Woodpecker, Stockdalewath, Cumbria
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £285.00 - 473.00

This semi detached, ground floor cottage is located in the Ive Valley near to Penrith and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.

Woodpecker is a semi detached, ground floor cottage in the grounds of High Head Sculpture Valley, on the owner's dairy farm in the Ive Valley, just 13 miles from Penrith. The cottage sleeps four people and has a double and a twin en-suite bedrooms and an open plan living area with a fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with a woodburner. Outside the cottage is plenty of off road parking and a small garden with outdoor furniture and a barbecue. With its neighbouring cottage, Woodpecker can sleep a total of six people and makes a superb base for exploring this glorious part of the country.


It was a lovely cottage, one of the best we have ever stayed in, set in a lovely quiet location. Overall, it was a very pleasant break.
Mrs Brooks

In a lovely location with plenty of walking in the immediate area. Handy for Carlisle and Penrith for days out, or as somewhere to just relax for the week. Have been here twice and hopefully will be back again. Have no hesitation in recommending Woodpecker Cottage for anyone considering a holiday in this area.
Mr Elsworth

Very tastefully furnished, warm and clean. Bedrooms large, lovely comfortable beds, spotlessly clean bedding, sufficient storage. Great en suite in both bedrooms.
Mrs Stanton

Peaceful setting and good location for visiting lakes, the very good welcome pack was much appreciated.
Mrs Hancock

The owners were lovely. Our week was perfect!
Mrs Sumner

Services / Facilities:

Full oil-fired underfloor heating, woodburning stove in living area. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio. Library of books/DVDs. Fuel & power inc. in rent. Supply of fuel for woodburning stove provided on honesty box basis. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Front patio, small garden with furniture, BBQ & lovely views. One well behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Onsite shop (sells basics such as bread, milk, bacon etc). Shops 5 miles. Pub 2 miles. Note: Onsite tea rooms serve food & refreshments. Owner offers a breakfast & evening meal service for guests by arrangement. Note: Some Spa facilities/treatments available at discounted rates for guests - contact owner for details.

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Double Beds: 2

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
High Chair

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Wreay, St Mary's Church - 3.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Hutton-in-the-Forest - 5.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

The Howk Waterfall - 6.2 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Wetheral Priory Gatehouse - 7.5 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Carlisle, St Cuthbert's Church - 7.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Wetheral, Holy Trinity & St Constantine Church - 7.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Carlisle Cathedral - 7.7 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

Carlisle Guildhall Museum - 7.7 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Tullie House Museum - 7.7 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Carlisle Castle - 7.9 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Nearest Alternative Cottages

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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