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Romantic 18th century holiday cottage

Brock Cottage is immediately to the left of the archway
3 reviews
Brock Cottage is immediately to the left of the archway
Dining area
Living room
Fully equipped kitchen with cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer,  dishwasher, washing machine
The double bedroom is on the top floor
Top floor bathroom with shower over the bath
View from the bathroom
The snug on the first floor has toys and games
View from the snug
The library includes OS maps for you to borrow during your stay
The rear seating area includes a barbecue
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Broughton-in-Furness, Duddon Valley, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Brock Cottage is an idyllic base from which to explore the Lake District. Nestled in the small ancient market town of Broughton-in-Furness, this romantic holiday cottage is perfectly situated for car-free evening dining after days out exploring this picturesque area. The Duddon Valley, honoured by Wordsworth, is on the doorstep, with Coniston, Ambleside and Windermere a short drive away. Broughton, with its Georgian square complete with stocks, has butcher, delicatessen and bakery all specialising in local produce. Mountain biking, walking, fishing, sailing and cruising the lakes are all eminently accessible. Dating back to the 1750s, the cottage is located in one of the best surviving examples of a cobbled courtyard, formerly named Sutney Square. The rear seating area has views over neighbouring gardens and to Broughton Tower parkland... Read more
Listing #HL9250138
About the Owner
Ali K
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Whilst I won't be there to meet you, please ring me if you need advice or if there are any issues, as I like to have the opportunity to sort anything out before guests leave! I have a comprehensive visitor information pack in the cottage, maps to borrow and walk suggestions. I also speak French.
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile


Management response:Responded April 14, 2018


Reviewed March 21, 2018

A lovely cosy cottage which was very clean and lots of personal touches to make you feel at home. The local bakery is excellent and three pubs within a two minute walk. Highly recommend!

Thank Paul D
Management response:Responded April 14, 2018

Thank you for a lovely review, and I'm glad you enjoyed Brock Cottage! I hope you stay again.

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

Awesome cottage, everything is just perfect and as described! It had everything we needed and we felt more than home, the perfect getaway! All the small notes and the manual are of extreme help in making the stay even more perfect! Ali's a great host,...More

Thank carlos148654
Management response:Responded April 14, 2018

Thank you for a great review! You were excellent guests and I would be delighted to welcome you again. Ali

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No instant booking. Up to 2 dogs (downstairs only). No parties. The archway and rear gravel area belong to the neighbour, but cottage users have access over this to the rear...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Jul 20, 2018 -
Sep 4, 2018
3 nights
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Sep 5, 2018 -
Sep 13, 2018
3 nights
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Sep 14, 2018 -
Oct 18, 2018
3 nights
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  • Damage Deposit: $65 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
There are plenty of places to eat and drink in and around Broughton (several a few moments walk from the cottage) - details in the visitors pack in the cottage.

Walking from the cottage door, including through Broughton Park, with the beautiful Duddon Valley 1½ miles, and Lickle Valley 0.8 miles (see our cottage library for walk ideas, maps and guide books). Easy drive for access to the higher fells (Coniston Old Man, Langdale Pikes).

Visitor attractions nearby include the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway, Muncaster Castle, Furness Abbey, Piel Island, Coniston and Windermere Steamers (discounts available through Broughton Tourist Information).
Getting around
A car is essential to access most of the Lakes, or if you are keen cyclist there are plenty of routes (see cottage library).
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Foxfield: 0.8 mi
Broughton is a pleasant drive from J36 M6 (about 26 miles) through South Lakes. If you prefer to come by public transport, there is a station at Foxfield (change at Barrow for most services from Lancaster or Preston). There is an approximately hourly service in each direction (on request) from the station on Monday to Saturdays – southwards to Barrow-in-Furness and northwards to Millom and beyond. There is no Sunday service. You will need a taxi to the cottage (5 mins drive): TaxiGaz, South Cumbria Taxis, M&V Cars, Millom
D&G Private Hire, Millom, McKenna's taxis, Ulverston. There is a limited bus service to Barrow-in-Furness, Millom and Haverigg from Broughton square (see timetable in visitor pack in the cottage)
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.5 mi.
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