Hut in the Sheep Wash

Glamping holiday retreat in rural Cumbria

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Hut in the Sheep Wash | Shepherd's Hut

Lake District Shepherd's Hut near Lake Coniston | Holiday Accommodation in rural Cumbria

Enjoy the little thingsOur Location

Our idyllic glamping retreat in a traditional shepherd's hut is located on the edge of the Lake District National Park within easy reach of the central and western Lake District. The nearest lake is Coniston Water and we are just a few miles from the busy market town of Ulverston, birthplace of Stan Laurel and home to the Laurel and Hardy museum.

Directions to the Hut in the Sheep Wash Shepherd's Hut

We are just 30 mins from junction 36 on the M6.

Follow the A590 - sign posted Barrow and just before you get to Ulverston you will see a petrol station ahead on the right hand side.

50yds before the petrol station is a turning to the right sign posted Mansriggs (Alpine Road). Turn here and follow the road for appox a mile until you come to a small crossroads. Turn left at the crossroads and the hut is just down the hill on the left hand side.


Hilary Thompson,
Ben Cragg Farm, Newland, Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 7PZ

Tel: 07796 682548

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£95 per night.

Same rate all year - no increase for school holidays.

Special Offer

3 nights midweek
for the price of 2

Shepherds Hut accommodation