Accommodation

The Grade ll listed luxury self-catering property is entered by a flagged hallway with character beams leading to the downstairs rooms, and features some original stone walling.

Lounge
Luxury self-catering property. Ford House Cartmel loungeThe lounge is full of character and features an open fireplace, wooden floorboards, mood lighting and beamed ceilings. There is ample seating for 10 people. There is a 42” LCD TV with a BT You View box which provides a range of freeview channels and recording facilities, and for your entertainment there is also a DVD player with an extensive film library plus plenty of books and games. A Bluetooth speaker lets you play your music wirelessly from your iPad, iPhone and any other Bluetooth enabled device.

 

 

Dining Room

Luxury self-catering property. Ford House Cartmel dining roomDine in style in this beautiful room. The floor is laid with slate flags warmed by under floor heating. There is mood lighting to help create the right dining ambiance and original beams to the ceilings for character. A large oak dining table provides seating for up to 10 people and an iPod dock / CD music centre provides music to complete the ambiance.

 

 

Kitchen
 Luxury self-catering property. Ford House kitchenThe farmhouse kitchen is fully refurbished and fully equipped with the latest electric range style 4 oven cooker and 5 burner hob. There is a large larder integrated fridge, fitted dishwasher, microwave, KitchenAid coffee maker plus plenty of cooking equipment and utensils.

 

 

 

There is also a utility room leading off the kitchen with a freezer, washing machine and tumble drier, vacuum cleaner, ironing board, iron, high chair and travel cot.
There is a downstairs cloakroom and WC with underfloor heating and plenty of space to hang your wet coats to dry.

Bedrooms
There are 5 bedrooms, one ensuite, situated to the first and second floors.
Bedroom 1 – Twin Bedroom 1st Floor
Bedroom 2 – King size 1st Floor
Bedroom 3 – King Size ensuite 1st Floor
Bedroom 4 – Twin Bedroom 2nd Floor
Bedroom 5 – Double Bedroom 2nd Floor

Bedroom 1 Bedroom 2 Bedroom 3 Bedroom 4 Bedroom5

 

 

 

First Floor
Bedroom 1: With twin beds and garden and courtyard view.
Bedroom 2: With king size bed, original feature fireplace and views over the village square.
Bathroom: With shower, bath, wash basin and WC
Bedroom 3: With king size bed, original feature fireplace, wooden floors and views over the village square and picture window with view of the Priory and Hampsfell beyond. Also having en suite shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.
Second Floor
Bedroom 4: With twin beds and picture window giving way to views over the village square.
Bedroom 5: With double bed and picture window with view of the Priory and Hampsfell beyond.
Bathroom: With shower, bath, wash basin and WC.

Outside

Luxury self-catering property. Ford House Cartmel gardenThe lovely private walled garden to the rear offers a tranquil and secure space for children or dogs. There is outdoor seating with a table and barbecue – perfect for relaxed al fresco dining.

 

 

 

Parking
There is free parking on a first-come basis in the square directly in front of Ford House or by the Priory. On non-race days there is plenty of parking in the racecourse car park, which is about 200m from Ford House. We provide two free racecourse parking permits for your use whilst at Ford House.

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