Oaklands is a stylish, quality property in an elevated location a few minutes walk from the amenities of Ulverston. There are four bedrooms – a family room with three singles, a double, a king-size double with en-suite bathroom, and a king-size four poster double with en-suite shower room. There is also a family bathroom and ground floor cloakroom. The fitted kitchen is well-equipped, there is a dining room, a sitting room with open fire, a summer room and a reading room with gas fire. Outside is ample off road parking and expansive grounds including a large patio with furniture. With Ulverston’s shops and restaurants on the doorstep, and the rest of the Lakes within easy reach, Oaklands makes a welcoming family retreat throughout the year.
The ancient market town of Ulverston is a settlement steeped in tradition. This charming retreat still holds a street market every Thursday and Saturday. Today it is best known as a festival town and hosts numerous events throughout the year. These include walking and art festivals in the summer months and the renowned Dickensian festival in late November. One of the town's most famous residents was Stan Laurel and Ulverston is now home to the only Laurel and Hardy museum in the world. Other facilities and points of interest include a wide range of shops, cafes, restaurants, pubs, a cinema and a leisure centre. Ulverston has managed to maintain an authentic feel and community spirit, despite its popularity as a tourist destination. The renowned Lake District National Park is within easy driving distance and the Furness Coast boasts sandy beaches and good birdwatching.