Situated amongst the rolling hills of the Longsleddale Valley, this
one bedroom apartment is ideal for couples looking for a romantic
getaway at any time of the year.The hamlet of Garnett Bridge is located on the banks of the River Sprint, at the foot of the Longsleddale Valley and is made up mostly of the former Bobbin Mill and mill workers cottages.
The valley exudes peace and tranquillity with walks straight from the door on Banninsdale and Potter Fell, or a more gentle walk to the valley top, Sadgill.
For the more energetic, a walk over the fell top brings you to Haweswater, where the famous submerged village of Ma...rdale could be seen by visitors during the droughts of 1984 and 1995.
Kendal, 4 miles away, or Windermere, 8 miles have a wealth of shops, bars, restaurants and numerous attractions to keep the whole family entertained and the Yorkshire Dales National Park is within easy reach, making this an ideal base from which to explore the area.
Set amidst 24 acres of secluded hill land in the unspoilt Longsleddale Valley, Cocks Close is a small development consisting of a Farmhouse, 3 chalets and 4 apartments converted from a former Bobbin Mill.
The grounds include half a mile of private river where trout fishing can be enjoyed in season and otters can regularly be spotted, along with other wildlife including herons, buzzards and pheasants.
There are 3 golf courses within a few miles of Cocks Close so the best of both worlds can be enjoyed, a get away from it all holiday or fishing, golfing and walking for the more active.
The former Bobbin Mill dates back to early 1800’s and has been carefully converted to provide 4 one bedroom apartments.
The apartments are heated by off peak radiators and comprise:
* Dining/lounge with coal effect electric fire, TV and dining area.
* Kitchen with electric oven and hob, fridge and microwave.
* Double bedroom.
* Shower room with hand basin and WC.
* All electric, bed linen, towels and electric blankets included.
* Cot and highchair available.
* Private parking for 1 car per apartment/chalet.
* Mountain bike hire available onsite.
* Shared use of a play barn with snooker table, table tennis table and football table, guests can also hire mountain bikes on site rather than bring your own.
* There is also a shared laundry with washing machine, tumble dryer and payphone.
* Each property has access to a garden with garden furniture and BBQ
Additional amenities include: october half term availability, budget cottages, open fire or wb stove no, no. bathrooms: 1, romantic breaks, no smoking, new cottages, garden or outdoor area, christmas and new year availability, visit britain 3*, bedrooms 1: 1, bathrooms 1: 1, sleeps 2, no. bedrooms: 1, february half term availability, cottages for 2, valentine availability, price b from £320 pw, may half term availability, pets no, summer school holidays, parking facilities: private parking, midweek & weekend short break, windermere, easter availability, star grading: 3*, changeover friday.Read more
SPRINT VIEW, Garnett Bridge, Near Windermere Selside, Cumbria, England
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Last updated on July 12, 2014
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All prices include all taxes, gas, electric and bed linen. Please check property description to see if towels, logs, coal and cots are included free of charge or at a supplement. If a pet friendly property, the charge is £20 per pet per week/part week. Please telephone or email us for short break availability and prices.
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