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Stable End Cottage

Stable End Cottage, Gosforth, Cumbria

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Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £300.00 - 655.00

This semi-detached cottage is set on the owner's working farm in the small village of Nether Wasdale near Gosforth and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.

Stable End Cottage is a semi-detached cottage set on the owner's working farm in the small village of Nether Wasdale near Gosforth. The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms which include a king-size double, a 4' double with an en-suite and a twin room. There is also a bathroom, a kitchen with a sitting area and a woodburning stove and a dining room. Outside is off road parking for two cars and a front courtyard patio. Stable End Cottage is in a fantastic, rural location with walks available from the door.


Stable End Cottage Wasdale
Brilliant cottage in one of the best locations in the Lake District. Peaceful and quiet with stunning surroundings. The cottage is 250 years old but very well appointed and has been tastefully modernised. Wi-fi is a bonus as Wasdale has no mobile telephone coverage which is a massive bonus if you want peace and tranquillity. This cottage really does tick all of the boxes. Hosts most welcoming, very nice people. Very highly recommended.

The cottage was snug and warm and well laid out. A comfortable space to spend a week. The surrounding area is fantastic with great walks on the doorstep. Being on the farm was great too. The owners were excellent hosts, they were just what you want; friendly and helpful but respectful of "our space". They really added to the enjoyment of the stay.
Mr Purvis

We had a fantastic stay at Stable End Cottage. The house is beautiful and comfortable and has everything you need to make you feel happy. Our hosts were very friendly and helpful. The location is perfect for the Western Lake District and beautifully situated for Wast Water and Scafell. We can truly recommend Stable End Cottage and hope to come back in the future!
Dr Weber

The owners were very helpful and did everything they could to make us feel welcome. We enjoyed every moment of our stay. The cottage is tastefully decorated..
Dr Kassim

We had a wonderful weekend break and regretted not staying for longer. The setting and facilities were superb with extremely accommodating hosts. It seemed to us to be the absolute model of what a holiday in the Lake District should be. We felt at home and we can't wait to return.
Mr Cope



Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine


Double Beds

Twin Beds


Oil central heating with woodburning stove
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with basic Sky, DVD, WiFi
Fuel, power and fuel for woodburner included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Off road parking for 2 cars
Front courtyard patio
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop and pub 14 mins walk
Note: First floor bedrooms have some sloping ceilings
Note: The stairs are quite steep with a turn, may not be suitable for those with limited mobility
Note: Intermittent mobile reception
Note: For groups of 6, a free two hour guided tour of the historic farm can be arranged with the owner on arrival

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Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Wast Water lake - 2.5 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Irton Church and Cross - 3.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Gosforth, St Mary's Church - 3.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Gosforth Cross - 3.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Eskdale - 3.7 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall - 4.1 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Scafell Pike Walk from Wasdale Head - 4.7 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Muncaster, St Michael's Church - 4.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Muncaster Castle - 5 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Ravenglass Roman Bath House - 5.4 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

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