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Ambleside Cowhides & Sheepskins

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Previously purchased goods from the 'old' premises and have always been happy with service, advice... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David W
Colne, United Kingdom
Just love the specialist product offering here.

The team are knowledgeable and steered us patiently to the right buy. No pressure just honest... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2019
Royal Leamington Spa, England, United Kingdom
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WE HAVE MOVED! .Ambleside Sheepskins is a fast-growing natural products company operating from the Old Claytons Butchers in Ambleside in the heart of the picturesque Lake District in northwest England. Our team is committed to delivering the best...more
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Bark Mill, Bridge Street, Ambleside LA22 9DR, England
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All reviews pair of slippers sheepskin rugs helpful service fantastic shop no pressure to buy amazing selection quality service fabulous quality aladdin's cave huge choice shopping experience spoilt for choice buy something sole lots of choice whilst on holiday visited today
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Previously purchased goods from the 'old' premises and have always been happy with service, advice, and products. Today visited the new premises and were very impressed. We were just browsing really but came away with a sheepskin rug. Absolutely no pressure to buy - lots...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank David W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited today by chance and found the selection of interesting varieties of sheep skins really quite impressive! Would have spent a fortune if able but left with just the one instead.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019

The team are knowledgeable and steered us patiently to the right buy. No pressure just honest salesmanship.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank John_and_Barbara_V
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

We can’t stay away from this shop and it’s even more difficult now Rick and the team have moved to the new shop - what a difference! So much to see, a huge choice, and Rick as helpful as ever. What he doesn’t know about...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 50jandc
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

I am so happy with my purchase of a Herdwick sheepskin rug. I love these beautiful sheep and just had to have one!! Nothing was too much trouble I was given lots of choice and information on processing techniques. Thankyou Rick and the team, I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Lynne W
Reviewed February 27, 2019

What a wonderful addition to the shops in Ambleside! Bought a four-skin Herdwick rug and a pair of slippers! A pleasure to be served by such a knowledgeable and friendly gent! No hard sell, just plenty of information given and no pressure to buy -...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Felicity S
Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Love this place - the guy is more than helpful - we got several Herdwick rugs for our kitchen and my wife got some boots which she looks as they are as warm as toast. The new shop looks brilliant as well worth a look...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

Popped in just to have a look around. Friendly staff; gorgeous sheepskin rugs; couldn't resist a pair of sheepskin gloves. Lovely and cosy for chilly mornings commuting!

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank Louise H
Reviewed February 18, 2019

I suffer with cold feet that cramp my toes, so bought some slippers over New Year, love them. I have the hard soled ones, wearing them without socks, so comfy and not smelly!! Also managed to get some gloves / mittens from the Sale box,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank 23JCRC
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

I bought 2xIcelandic and 1xShetland. Great service from Rick; terrific prices and quality. Will be back soon.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Lifeguardman
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