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Briscoe Mill Cottage

Briscoe Mill Cottage
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Briscoe Mill Cottage
Master bedroom with king size bed, tv/dvd Path to garden at rear
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5.0 of 5 stars
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21 reviews
Briscoe Mill Cottage
Master bedroom with king size bed, tv/dvd
Path to garden at rear
Briscoe Mill bridge over the River Ehen
Lounge with TV, dvd player
Kitchen with fold away dining table, microwave, oven, fridge
Twin room with toy box and trundle for 3rd child - bedding provided
Picnic bench over beck
On Briscoe Mill Bridge looking north up the River Ehen
Great place to set off on your cycle ride, close to the Coast to Coast route
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Egremont, Cumbria, England
Situated in West Cumbria just outside of Egremont, Briscoe Mill Cottage is a 2 bedroom self catering cottage next to the River Ehen. Recently renovated, the cottage dates from around 1783 and has been lovingly restored by us to provide you with a comfortable, peaceful and relaxing holiday. <BR><BR>It forms part of the old mill house and sleeps 4 people with one king size bedroom and one twin/bunk bedroom.<BR><BR>2 well behaved pets are allowed at a small extra cost. We are very pleased to have recently been accreditated by "Quality in Cumbria".Short Breaks: <BR><BR>We do accept short breaks and they typically run from Mon -Fri and Fri - Mon and these are charged at 70% of the weekly rate. <BR><BR>Change Over Day: Arrival Saturday from 3pm & departure Saturday for around 10.30a... Read more
About the Owner, Sarah W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : May 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL329180 by: Holiday Lettings
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Steveb130...
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in September 2016
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First impressions are important, it's set the scene for the rest of the stay. Impressed from Arrival nice welcome pack, even down to treats for our dog. Excellent decor, spacious gardens, everything provided. Must be one of the best cottages we have stayed in recently. Can highly recommend to anyone who wants the choice of seaside or lake district, ideally...

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Management response:

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are really pleased you like the cottage and it sounds like you had a great holiday!. Sorry we never got to meet but we'd be happy to welcome you all back if you get over this way again. Many thanks Sarah

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LMANottin...
Nottingham
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Had a lovely week at Briscoe Mill. Lovely cottage excellent location for West Lakes. lovely welcome pack which was really appreciated. Garden was great and sunny sheep in field adjacent to the garden. Owners next door were lovely bought treats for the dog and made us feel really really welcome but also left us to enjoy the cottage. Would recommend...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for the lovely review its very much appreciated - glad you had a nice relaxing holiday. Please also thank Elwood for his gifts and note xx

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Zaza34
England
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

The welcome pack was very nice to receive on arrival The location of the cottage is very nice indeed, We booked this cottage as it said there was room for 2 well behaved dogs. I checked the website to see what restrictions there are for dogs and there is absolutely no mention of the incredibly long list of restrictions and...

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Management response:

Many thanks for the review Sue and also your letter. It's good to get feedback from experienced hosts such as yourselves and we've now replaced the cafetiere and bought a new spatula, thanks for pointing those out. The other items you were missing are located in other cupboards i.e. dust pan and brush under kitchen sink and also floor mop...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

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

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
$65
£50
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Sep 24, 2016 -
Oct 21, 2016
Early autumn#/@
7 nights --
$435
£335
Oct 22, 2016 -
Oct 28, 2016
Half term#/@
7 nights --
$643
£495
Oct 29, 2016 -
Dec 16, 2016
Early winter#/@
7 nights --
$422
£325
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Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 82.0 mi
Railway: St Bees: 3.1 mi
By car<BR><BR>From the South:<BR>Leave the M6 motorway at Junction 36. Left onto the A591. After a few miles turn left onto the A590. Follow this road for approximately 18 miles, then at Greenodd turn right onto the A5092. Continue onto the A595 following signs to Whitehaven. After approximately 30 miles, you will come to Egremont. Do not take the first roundabout, instead go to the 2nd roundabout and take the 3rd exit up East Road ( near the Esso Garage). Follow East Road until the road bears to the right and follow signs to Ennerdale. Go down the hill, over the bridge and the cottage is just on the left.<BR><BR>From the North: <BR>Leave the M6 Motorway at Junction 40. Turn right onto the A66 heading towards Cockermouth. At Cockermouth turn left onto th... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.7 mi.
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