Macaw Cottages, No. 4A

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1059544)

Features

  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher

Macaw Cottages

These inviting, stone-built cottages rest in the heart of the ever-popular town of Kirkby Stephen in Cumbria. Together providing welcoming accommodation for four people, they are a perfect choice for couples looking to explore both the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Set in a reverse level layout, the upstairs of these cottages are entirely comprised of an open-plan living area, hosting all the amenities needed for a week-long stay; find each kitchen equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and a dishwasher, while the sitting area features a Smart TV and plush seating. The ground-floor plays host to the bedrooms and bathrooms, offering a superb level of quality. Outside guests have the benefit of an enclosed patio area where they can sit out with a favourite drink and watch the town pass by. The town itself boasts a vibrant selection of amenities to enjoy, popping in and out of independent stores in search for a bargain before enjoy a sweet treat at a local café, as well as an abundance of footpaths catering for all levels of walkers, whether it be a gentle meander along the River Eden or in a Nature Reserve to climbing over the Nine Standards on the Coast-to-Coast footpath or using your navigation skills on open access fells. The town has also won a number of prizes for its blooms and was voted Calor Northern Village of the Year, making this an idyllic backdrop for any self-catering stay. Prepare to be amazed as you spot colourful Macaw’s flying around the area, having bred at the nearby Eden Place, a real paradise for avid bird watchers. Other local attractions include the John Walker Monument and the Stainmore Railway company, where you can delight in scenic train rides through the countryside, or the enchanting remains of Lammerside Castle and the cascading waters of Currack and East Gill Force. Less than two miles away is the local station to the Settle-Carlisle railway, making Macaw Cottages the ultimate bases to explore the Yorkshire Dales, Northumberland National Park and the Lake District National Park.

The property

Macaw Cottages, No.

4 is a lovely reverse-level cottage set within the heart of Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria.

Hosting one ground-floor king-size bedroom and a ground-floor bathroom, this property can sleep a total of two guests.

Completing this cottage is an open-plan living space on the first-floor hosting a kitchen, dining area and a sitting area.

Outside there is an enclosed front patio with furniture, as well as road side parking.

Macaw Cottages, No.

4 is a great touring base from which to explore the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

Accommodation

Reverse-level-accommodation. One ground-floor super king-size Bedroom. Ground-floor bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC. First-floor open-plan living area with kitchen, dining and sitting area with Juliette balcony

Amenities

  • Electric central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher
  • Smart TV
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available on request only
  • Roadside parking available
  • Enclosed patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.1 miles.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

KIRKBY STEPHEN

Sedbergh 13 miles; Penrith 22 miles; Reeth 22 miles; Kendal 23 miles.

Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.

Kirkby Stephen rests between the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks offering a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs for every taste and budget. The town boasts a picnic area where “Frank’s Bridge” crosses the River Eden, while just a mile from the town, the old railway station connects to the Settle-Carlisle Railway line, a must-do travel experience for everyone. Enjoy many walks and cycle routes nearby and explore the Howgill Fells or visit the Pendragon Castle and Brough Castle.