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The Old Smithy Garrigill Cumbria CA9 3DS

  • The front of Old Smithy situated in the village centre on the village green
    The front of Old Smithy situated in the village centre on the village green
    The front of Old Smithy situated in the village centre on the village green
    The view of the house from the village green
    First floor lounge room
    First floor lounge room with open fire and wooden floors
    First floor lounge room stairs to second floor external door leading to stone steps
    Property description
    Garrigill
    |
    Holiday Rental House – 
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    The ground floor has 1 double bedroom with en-suite shower and lounge/kitchen fully equipped kitchen, including electric oven and grill, micro-wave, washing machine etc. Leading off this room is a toilet and area to store bikes etc.
    There is a wood burning stove which can burn both wood and coal.
    Satellite television.

    The first floor has an open plan lounge. Off this room is a double bedroom and bathroom equipped with bath/shower, toilet and hand basin.
    Stairs leading from the lounge take you into the second floor which has 1 double bedroom and 1 bedroom with 2 single beds with an additional single bed on the top landing.
    There is an open fire in the lounge along with satellite television.
    There is Wi-Fi at the cottage, not always reliable, as in the village there is no phone signal, mobi...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Highchair
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL246936 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Newcastle: 70.0 km
    Railway: Penrith: 30.0 km
    Ferry: Newcastle (Port of Tyne): 80.0 km
    From Penrith:
    Drive 22 mins east along the A686, at Alston follow the B6277 4 miles to Garrigill.In 2001 this route was nominated one of the top ten most scenic drives in the world.

    From Carlisle:
    45 mins south east of Carlisle, towards Brampton (Jct 44 M6 on A689), at Brampton turn right towards Alston (A689), then follow to Garrigill (B6277).

    From the South:
    60 mins north of Scotch Corner, follow to Barnard Castle (A66), at Barnard Castle turn off towards Middleton-in-Teesdale (B6277), drive through the beautiful Tees Valley towards Alston. Before Alston turn off at Garrigill.

    From the East:
    50 mins south west of Hexham, follow towards Carlisle (A69), turn left just before Haydon Bridge towards Alston (A686 past Langley Castle). At Alston follow to Garrigill (B6277).
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
  • About this property
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Jean G
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in April 2015

On arrival we received a very warm welcome. Everything was as advertised with the property and we soon settled in. Our one week stay at the old smithy was relaxing and at no point were we disappointed with what the property had to offer. We would recommend booking St Johns pool for a fantastic family activity (this is £25 for... more

claire f
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in March 2015

I booked this cottage for my boyfriend's birthday and it was perfect for our needs. I had arranged for us plus friends to stay there for 3 nights. The March weather (wet and windy, the week before Easter) did nothing to dampen our spirits and the first floor fire kept us lovely and cosy. Paul, the owner, was very welcoming... more

phildisbu...
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 22 February 2015 for a stay in February 2015

The first thing to mention is that the area in which the cottage is set is beautiful. The cottage itself is very nice, well-appointed and makes a good use of space. The cottage owner was polite, helpful and friendly, which helps you to be more disposed to enjoying the break to start with. The local village of Alston was beautiful... more

Management response:

Glad you enjoyed it and we will try to get a high chair in the near future. Hope to see you again Paul and Angela more

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Paul W
Speaks English, French
Listed since : Mar 2013
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
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