1 Beech View

Orton, Yorkshire Dales

  • 4 Star
  • A characterful cottage with open plan living on the doorstep to The Lake District and The Yorkshire Dales.

You can book this property from:

  • £422 per week
  • £60 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 king/super-king beds
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Garden
  • Private parking

How far to...?

  • Beach 32 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
  • Shop 0.1 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4pm
  • Check out: 10am



  • Ground floor toilet
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Statement


Property Name: 1 Beech View

Description: House


Pre-arrival and local facilities


Nearest bus stop:

Nearest train station: Kirkby Stephen, 12 miles

Nearest petrol station: Tebay Services, 4 miles

Mobility equipment hire is: Kendal

Nearest food shop: 100 yards

Nearest pub/restaurant: 100 yards


Arrival and car parking


Type of parking available: Off-road

Number of spaces available: 1

For what sized car: Medium

Parking surface is: Flagged

Is the parking level: Yes

Is there good space to unload once parked: Yes

Distance to property from parking: Back door

Distance to nearest public parking area: 100 yards

The car park is free

The number of steps to the entrance is 5


Main entrance


The main entrance door width is 80cm

Number of steps to the main entrance is 5

The height of the key safe is shoulder height

The height of the key hole is waist height

How many other entrances to the property are there? 1

The other entrance door widths are: 80cm

Number of steps to the other entrances: 1


Living and dining rooms


Type of flooring: Wood

Width of doorways: 80cm

Is there good space between furniture? Yes

Is the furniture movable or fixed? Movable




Type of flooring: Wood

Width of doorways:

Worktop height: Waist

Is oven set high or low? Low

Fridge height: Low

Freezer height: Low

Is crockery stored in high or low cupboards: Low

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? 3

Number of steps between floors: 11

Type of flooring: Wood, stairs carpet

Width of the doorways:

Bed sizes: 3-4ft, 6ft

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed? Movable


Bathrooms and cloakrooms


Type of flooring: Tile, granite

Width of the doorways: 75cm

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No

Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? No

Is there a ground floor WC? Yes

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? Yes

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


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? No




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: Variable

Closest public telephone is:

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:



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



A traditional three storey semi-detached cottage in the rural village of Orton. Modernised to create a stylish and spacious holiday cottage. A stunning open plan kitchen/lounge and dining area on the top floor. This property sleeps 6 in three bedrooms across 2 floors with 2 modern bathrooms. With quiet roads and footpaths lined with wild flowers this makes a wonderful base to explore the Lake District and The Yorkshire Dales. With the Coast to Coast Walk and the Cumbrian cycle Way on the doorstep.

Back door entrance in to a small porch leading into a double bedroom and utility room.
Bedroom 1: King-size bed, wardrobe, hair dryer. Door to utility room (low doorway).
Utility Room: Accessible through the bedroom and back door. Washing machine, tumble dryer, travel cot, high chair, stair gate, picnic items, dog bowls, fire guard and clothes airer.
Bathroom: Bath, washbasin, toilet, heated towel rail.
11 Steps to ground floor.

Bedroom 2: 
King-size bed, wardrobe with shelves, TV.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds, wardrobe, (low doorway with arched door). Suited more for children.
Bathroom: Bath with shower over, washbasin, toilet, heated towel rail.
11 Steps to first floor.

Open plan:

Lounge: TV with Freeview, DVD player, comfortable seating, coffee table, electric log burner, comfy chair with reading light, small shelving unit with iPod dock, assorted books, games and dvds, oak floor and beamed ceiling.
3 steps to kitchen.
Well equipped kitchen with a central Island with Electric double oven, grill, and seating for 6, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher, 
Dining Area: Dining table and chairs..

Pets:  Two dogs welcome.
Parking: At the rear of the house, further parking on the road on a first come basis.
Heating: Modern electric heaters, electric log burner.
Garden/Patio: Small decked area at the back of the cottage with table and bench, not enclosed.
Short Breaks: Accepted all year round.
Notes: Towels and linen are provided. Unlimited Wi-Fi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property. Mobile phone signal is poor. 
Shop: 100 yards  Pub: 100 yards


Fantastic property in a quiet location centrally located

Mr Jonathan G,

Thank you for a lovely stay in your beautiful cottage. We had a fantastic time and visited many of Cumbria's lakes. Will definitely recommend to friends.

The Gould Family,

Thank you, we had a fabulous stay. Will highly recommend staying here to friends and family.

Previous Customer,

Wonderful cottage located in a fantastic area. Loved all the cosy details which made the stay here all the more enjoyable.

Previous Customer,

Marvelous, true serenity here with its breathtaking, picturesque scenery. The cottage is inherently divine!

Previous Customer,

Lovely cottage in a wonderful place, very clean and comfortable. Loved the novelty of an upside down house. A fabulous end to our holiday in Scotland. Thank you

Previous Customer,

What a lovely cottage, loved all the little quirky doorways and open plan living area upstairs was just perfect. Lovely quiet village location, close to many beautiful walks. Will definitely recommend this little gem!

Previous Customer,

A most wonderful stay in this delightful village. Plenty of cycling and walking from this perfect base and too far to travel in to The Lake District and Yorkshire Moors. Food and hospitality t the pub was fantastic. We will be back.

Sharon & J,

Very well equipped cosy cottage in a delightful village. We had a very enjoyable family weekend. The open plan kitchen/living room on the top floor is stunning.

Previous Customer,

Fantastic house in a beautiful location. Brilliant facilities and very comfy beds. food in the pub was very good. Cannot wait to come back again.

Previous Customer,

Fabulous house! Everything there we needed. Visited Ullswater and loved Haweswater Reservoir. Nice meals over at The George. Definately come back for another visit.

The Heald Family,

Lovely time at the cottage. Visited Hawswater to see the sunken village and the waterfall at Ullswater. The pub over the road is lovely! All in all we had a lovely time.

Newton Family,


Area Information


The small market village of Orton lies 15 miles south of Penrith, 8 miles from Appleby-in-Westmorland and just under 2 miles from the M6 motorway near the Lake District. From the cottages in Orton you can enjoy many beautiful walks and Wainwrights Coast to Coast walk passes through the village on its way to Kirkby Stephen. Nearby Orton Scar boasts picturesque views over the Lake District. The village itself offers a traditional inn called the George Hotel and Kennedys handmade chocolate shop and factory, as well as tea rooms, a village store and post office.