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17th Century Orton Hall

17th Century Orton Hall

Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>


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Witherslack (Self catering)
Town End Cottage, Witherslack

Town End Cottage

This traditional, detached cottage sits in the village of Witherslack in Cumbria and can sleep eight people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Kirkby Stephen (Self catering)
Oscar House, Kirkby Stephen

Oscar House

This detached house is in Kirkby Stephen and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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