Lupin Cottage

Gunnerside, Yorkshire Dales

  • With a beamed ceiling, flagged floor and wood burning stove in the lounge Lupin Cottage makes a cosy base for exploring the whole of Swaledale and neighbouring Wensleydale. There are lovely views over Summer Lodge Moor from the cottage which is approximately 5 miles from the village of Reeth.

You can book this holiday cottage from:

  • £316 per week
  • £45 per night
  • 4 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • No Pets
  • WiFi
  • Garden/Courtyard

Features

Nearby activities

  • Walking

Special Features

  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack provided
  • Countryside views

How far to...?

  • Beach 74 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 3 miles

Outdoors

  • Garden, courtyard or patio
  • On-street parking

Families

  • Family friendly

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 bunk beds
  • 1 sofa bed

House rules

House Rules

  • Check in: 4pm
  • Check out: 10am

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

 

Access Statement

 

Property Name: Lupin Cottage

Description: House

 

Pre-arrival and local facilities

 

Nearest bus stop: Gunnerside Bridge, 90 yards

Nearest train station: Garsdale, 16 miles

Nearest petrol station: Hawes, 11 miles

Mobility equipment hire is: Harrogate, 52 miles

Nearest food shop: Reeth, 6 miles

Nearest pub/restaurant: Ghyll Foot Tearoom, 50 yards

 

Arrival and car parking

 

Type of parking available: Street, green or near bridge to park

Number of spaces available: Many

For what sized car: Any

Parking surface is: GraConcretevel

Is the parking level: Flat or slight hill

Is there good space to unload once parked: Can unload on roadside

Distance to property from parking: 1-90 yards

Distance to nearest public parking area: 90 yards

Is it pay and display? Free or donation box

The width of the path to the property is: Roadside, no path

The number of steps to the entrance is: 8

 

Main entrance

 

The main entrance door width is 82cm

Number of steps to the main entrance is 8

The height of the key safe is: 150cm

The height of the key hole is 116cm

How many other entrances to the property are there? 0

The other entrance door widths are:

Number of steps to the other entrances:

 

Living and dining rooms

 

Type of flooring: Carpet

Width of doorways: 77cm

Is there good space between furniture? Yes

Is the furniture movable or fixed? movable

 

Kitchen

 

Type of flooring: TiStoneled

Width of doorways: 58cm

Worktop height: 92cm

Is oven set high or low? Low

Fridge height: 86cm

Freezer height: Within fridge

Is crockery stored in high or low cupboards: Both

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes, which and where? No

 

Bedrooms and landings

 

How many floors does the property have? 1

Number of steps between floors: 11

Type of flooring: Carpet

Width of the doorways: 70cm

Bed sizes: 4ft6”

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed? Fixed

 

Bathrooms and cloakrooms

 

Type of flooring: Laminate

Width of the doorways: 60cm

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No

Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? No

Is there a ground floor WC? No

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? No

Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? No

Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? No

 

Outdoor facilities

 

External areas are firm, level, Stepped

Is permanent seating provided? Yes

Is there outside lighting? Yes

Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces? No

Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? No

Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? No

Are there any other hazards? Top of steps not gated

 

General

 

Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? No

If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming and outgoing calls?

Mobile phone reception information: EE works ok

Closest public telephone is: Reeth

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? Yes

Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No

 

Additional relevant information

 

Please add further details on any accessibility items or restrictions found at the property:  Hand rail at top of stairs



This access statement has been completed by the owner and Ingrid Flute’s is not to be held responsible for the content therein.



Description

Lupin Cottage is a quirky characterful cottage that is located in Gunnerside in Swaledale, and only a couple of minutes’ walk from the local pub, tea room and restaurant. This quaint cottage benefits from a wood burning stove in the lounge, a flagstone floor in the kitchen and stunning views over the Swaledale countryside, and ceiling beams and exposed stone walls which give the cottage a lovely cosy feel. There is a small patio area to the front of the cottage where you can sit out and enjoy the sunshine. Lupin Cottage is an ideal cottage from which to enjoy all that the Yorkshire Dales has to offer.

GROUND FLOOR:
Entrance:
 Door to hallway.
Lounge: Feature fireplace with wood burning stove (welcome pack of fuel provided), TV with Freeview, comfortable sofas, dining table and chairs, beamed ceiling, coffee table, stairs to first floor.
Kitchen: Electric hob, oven, grill, fridge with icebox, microwave, beamed ceiling.

FIRST FLOOR: 12 steps up
Bedroom 1:
 Double bed, fitted wardrobe, chair. Feature fireplace (not in use).
Bedroom 2: 3ft bunk beds, wardrobe, shelves. 
Bathroom: Bath with electric shower over, toilet, washbasin. 

Pets: Sorry, no pets.
Parking: You can park on the area outside the cottage, however it is limited and is on a first come first served basis, further free parking in the village 200 yards away.
Heating: Wood burning stove (welcome pack of fuel provided), electric storage heating.
Garden/Patio: Paved area to the front of the cottage.
Short Breaks: Short breaks accepted all year round. 
Notes: Towels are provided, Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property. Mobile phone signal is variable.
Shop: 6 miles. Pub: 0.1 miles.

Map

Area Information

Gunnerside
This quaint little village in Swaledale used to be known for its lead mining however now it provides a tranquil and convenient base for touring the Yorkshire Dales National Park. If you're visiting the village be sure to talk a walk to Gunnerside Gill, a narrow, rocky gorge where signs of the village's industrial past can be seen. Walkers will be pleased with the village's convenient location on the Coast to Coast walk, with the local pub, The King's Head, making the perfect pitstop for refreshments during the day or meals on an evening. The popular market town of Leyburn is just 30 minutes away by car, where you'll find a fantastic range of shops, cafes and attractions to enjoy.

Richmond
Richmond is a leafy, vibrant market town boasting an impressive castle, a vast cobbled market place and an elegant Georgian district. It was formed by the Normans in 1071 and the town grew up around the castle which still dominates the skyline. It is said that the walls of the former imprisonment of King William are 11 feet thick and the exhibition centre within the grounds offers an impressive background into the history of this famous landmark.

Richmond is an exciting and vibrant place with plenty of quirky shops, art galleries and a good choice of pubs, restaurants and bars. Every Saturday there is a traditional outdoor market, joined by a popular farmers market once a month. The town is also the gateway to wonderful and unspoilt countryside, making it an ideal base for cycling, walking and other outdoor pursuits. The historic towns of York and Harrogate are also within easy reach.