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Brown Howe Cottage

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    Brown Howe Cottage from courtyard
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    Coniston Water from Brown Howe
    Beautiful lounge
    Oak beams
    Bedroom 1- the sunshine room
    Property description
    Coniston
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    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    Brown Howe Cottage is a spacious, well furnished, detached residence set in the heart of Arthur Ransome’s Swallows and Amazons country – a fantastic setting and adventure playground for family holidays, get-togethers, walking and sailing/boating, or a beautiful and peaceful location simply for touring and exploring the Lakes.
    Brown Howe was once part of the Duke of Buccleuch’s summer estate set on the banks of Coniston Water. The cottage is set in a courtyard with private patio and is surrounded by mature woodland with a wealth of wildlife.

    The cottage is 8 km from Coniston, a small but busy typical Lakeland town and just 2 km from Torver, where there are 2 pubs. Popular tourist centres such as Ambleside, Grasmere and Hawkshead are about half an hour away by car. The house and ground...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The cottage has been considerably updated in the past few years and tastefully decorated, including slate floors and worktops, solid oak rustic kitchen and new bathrooms with power showers. A private patio area has been added with barbecue facilitites and garden furniture. Beach barbecue also possible for that extra special occasion.

    The cottage has a log fire, central heating and a well equipped slate and oak finished kitchen suitable for use all year round. It has four bedrooms, with 2 double-beds and 4 single beds and two bathrooms each with bath, shower and toilet.
    Listing #HL67696 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    BOOKED July Jul 11, 2014 Jul 17, 2014 7 nights -- --
    $1,190
    £695
    BOOKED July Jul 18, 2014 Jul 24, 2014 7 nights -- --
    $1,361
    £795
    BOOKED July Jul 25, 2014 Jul 31, 2014 7 nights -- --
    $1,447
    £845
    BOOKED August Aug 1, 2014 Aug 7, 2014 7 nights -- --
    $1,533
    £895
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Manchester: 93.2 mi
    Railway: Oxenholme, Kendal, Cumbria: 9.3 mi
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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N B
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We found the cottage well equipped and comfortable. Having the use of the canoe and kayak was enjoyed by all the family especially with the beach being so near through the wood. We travelled extensively through the southern lakes and found this location ideal for heading out to Barrow and up to Winderemere. We were lucky with the weather, having... more

jamiembfr...
Manchester
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013 for a stay in June 2013

I stayed at Brown Howe with 6 friends and were all delighted with the cottage and its location. The house was in pretty woodlands with one or two other cottages spread out among the area. It was great to wander the 100 meters down to the waters edge where you have the lake to yourself. Just behind the cottage on...

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wimason
Knutsford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013 for a stay in March 2013

Had a great stay at Brown Howe. The cottage has lots of character - wood burnng stove, oak beams, range cooker & lots of nice cosy furniture. It's tucked away on an old country estate, but a great location for accessing some of the best of the Lake District. A short walk (2 mins) gets you down to Coniston Lakeside... more

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Dennis B
44 07742 620740
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Listed since : Aug 2008
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 11 days ago
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