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Granary Cottage

7 Nights FromSee prices

  • £389
    Low season
  • £889
    Peak season

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Preferred arrival day: Flexible

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£215 Thu, 24 May 2018
2 nights

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    3 (all year)

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    2 Dogs

  • Access


  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking

About Granary Cottage

Granary Cottage sleeps up to six guests in two bedrooms (plus sofa bed) and is an excellent choice for families, walkers and couples (one or two) visiting Cumbria with a desire to explore the Lake District National Park and Cumbrian coastline.

Semi-detached, this well presented country cottage is perfectly sandwiched between Cartmel and Newby Bridge and nestles amongst glorious countryside close to the southern tip of Lake Windermere. With a large lawned garden for relaxing during the summer months, a dining sun room for enjoying the fabulous views of the garden and local scenery when the weather is inclement, and a log burner for winter warmth (there is also central heating), Granary Cottage is a popular choice at any time of the year.

Formerly part of Grove Farm, Granary Cottage is located on the outskirts of the pretty small village of Ayside. With just a scattering of cottages, Ayside's industrial heritage once used to include the making of shoes and clogs. Today, the residents pride in the beauty of the surroundings shines through making it a lovely place to spend a holiday. The Crown at High Newton is the nearest pub and a pleasant walk - just over a mile (1.2 miles to be exact) from Granary Cottage.

Cartmel is famed for its sticky toffee pudding, summer race meets and ancient priory and is just two miles from Granary Cottage. In the other direction is the little hamlet of Newby Bridge with its magnificent five arch bridge straddling the River Leven and Fell Foot Country Park (National Trust). Haverthwaite is just a little further on from Newby Bridge and home to the scenic Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway - a wonderful leisurely way of soaking up the glorious scenery.

Also within easy reach for a day trip out is the home of Beatrix Potter, Hill Top; the picturesque village of Sawrey sitting on the shores of Esthwaite Water; Morecambe Bay and the peaceful seaside resort of Grange-over-Sands; and Lakeside with its popular aquarium, steamer lake cruises (travel by paddle power to Ambleside or Bowness), and train station (connecting with Newby Bridge and Haverthwaite) - just a few of the areas many attractions.

Alternatively, just relax in the garden amongst the beauty of the countryside, lace up your walking boots and explore the fells, or hop on your bike for a day of adventures.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Managed By Peter Rushton joined Independent Cottages in April 2010

1) Phone:

2) Enquire online:

Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi

Location (The Lake District)

Accommodation comprises:

Ground floor

  • Entrance hall where you can store boots and coats.
  • Welcoming sitting room with comfy sofas (including sofa bed) set around a log burning stove and television.
  • Sun room with dining table and chairs as well as occassional chairs for relaxing - a lovely place for enjoying meals amongst the wonderful countryside views. A door leads out to the garden.
  • Large kitchen with built in cupboards, single eye-level oven plus microwave above, electric hob, dishwasher and washer/dryer. There are bar stools where guests can keep the cook company with a glass wine, as well as a dining table and chairs in the sun room.
  • Cloak room with WC and wash basin.

First floor

  • Double bedroom with chest of drawers, wardrobe and bedside tables with lamps. This room has its own door leading into...
  • House shower room with WC and wash basin (accessible off the landing and also the double bedroom).
  • Twin bedroom with two single beds, wardrobe and chest of drawers.

Outside: Granary Cottage affords a lovely large lawned garden with plenty of space to relax outside when the sun shines. A beck runs through the bottom of the garden (care needs to be taken with children) and there is a patio for alfresco dining. Off-road parking.

Additional information: Prices include electricity and heating, bed linen and towels. No smoking. Short breaks available at certain times of the year - please enquire with the owner. Two dogs welcome by prior arrangement. WiFi internet access. Cot available.

Granary Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 6 in 2 bedrooms (1 Double & 1 Twin + Sofa Bed)
2 Dogs welcome
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £389
Mid Season from £489
High Season from £595
Peak Season £889
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)7973 989831 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Managed By Peter Rushton
Member Since April 2010

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Last Minute Offers

Thu, 24 May 2018 for 2 nights, £215
Wed, 30 May 2018 for 3 nights, £333
4 nights £369 7 nights £444
Sun, 3 Jun 2018 for 5 nights, £288
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 for 4 nights, £249
8 nights £469
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 for 4 nights, £339
3 nights £320
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 for 7 nights, £475
14 nights £1275
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 for 3 nights, £589
7 nights £695 2 miles from Cartmel
Mon, 2 Jul 2018 for 4 nights, £329
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 for 7 nights, £577
14 nights £1414

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Granary Cottage 18 month availability calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 20th May 2018