The William Suite is a stunning, second-floor triplex apartment in the Grade II listed Stone Cross Mansion in Ulverston, Cumbria. This apartment welcomes families, friends, and couples for a luxurious staycation with a private rooftop terrace and a contemporary design, all within a historic property boasting plenty of charm. When you arrive, you'll find two dedicated parking places as well as a beautiful entrance hall with a wide skylight and impressively restored architecture that will take your breath away. Step into The William Suite to find a spacious kitchen/diner with high-quality, built-in appliances to create your favourite home-cooked meals. Gather with your loved ones at the table for four, bringing a bottle of wine straight from the wine cooler, while enjoying views of the mansion's grounds through the large windows. The contemporary family bathroom, complete with bath, shower over, and heated towel rail, is also located on this floor. The master king-size with en-suite shower room, featuring a spacious walk-in shower, and a king size/zip and link 2ft6 twin (request on booking) bedroom also await you after a day of adventures. If you're searching for something to do, take the stairs to the third-floor sitting room and relax into the plush sofa with a good book or a movie on the Smart TV; small children will enjoy playing in the snug nestled beneath the stairs! The William Suite is extra special with its rooftop terrace on the fourth floor in the mansion's main tower. This incredible, secluded spot enjoys panoramic views of Sir John Barrow Monument, the formal grounds, a glimpse of the sea, and distant mountains; settle here with your morning coffee or at sunset with a glass of wine. The William Suite provides a luxurious setting for exploring the Lake District. Note: This property can be booked with Refs: 1050478, 1050480, 1100108, 1101421, 1101460, 1101465, 1101468, 1101469, 1050218, 1101586, 1101591, 1100108, 1101603, 1101581, 1101619, 1101626, 1101629, together sleeping up to 87 guests.
NOTE: Saturday & Sunday arrivals are not permitted at this property.
NOTE: Bikes are not permitted in the Mansion, elevator or apartment.
Stone Cross Mansion Apartments
Stone Cross Mansion Apartments consists of 18 spectacular apartments resting just outside the charming market town of Ulverston, Cumbria. The apartments are a unique refurbishment of Stone Cross Mansion, a stunning mansion originally built as the Kennedy family home in 1874. The building has been painstakingly restored by award-winning developers who have returned it to its former glory, whilst internally creating a very special collection of apartments for families, couples, and friends. Approached by a beautiful tree lined drive, Stone Cross Mansion is a Grade II listed building built in limestone to a Gothic/Scottish baronial style. The surroundings enjoy beautiful gardens and tree-lined scenery with some apartments having breath-taking panoramic views over Morecambe Bay and the town's beloved landmark, Sir John Barrow Monument on top of Hoad Hill. Each apartment offers an individual layout and features, such as high-quality, individually designed kitchens complete with high-end appliances, as well as a welcome hamper with teas, coffees, biscuits, and milk, and toiletries; you are sure to find the perfect apartment to suit your holiday needs. All apartments have individual heating systems offering all properties on demand hot water and central heating. The main entrance hall with its imposing staircase and marble columns has been beautifully appointed for guests to relax. Within walking distance is the bustling market town of Ulverston, where you can dine at a plethora of excellent eateries, have a drink in a traditional pub or a more trendy wine or gin bar, embark on a country walk, and play at Ulverston Golf Club, whilst only a 10 minute drive way, you'll find Lake Windermere and all the Lake District National Park has to offer, whether that's watersports, sailing, exploring country manors or hiking up mountains such as Scafell Pike. Book an unforgettable rural retreat at Stone Cross Mansion Apartments.
About the location
Lake Windermere 10 miles; Coniston Water 11 miles.
Ulverston is a traditional market town built around a cobbled main street. It boasts a fine selection of independent shops, café’s, and pubs with open fires and real ales. There is an extensive selection of eating places to suit everyone, from fine dining to traditional pub food. Ulverston is also well known as a festival town, with events ranging from flags and walking to art and music festivals throughout the summer months and with the renowned Dickensian Christmas festival in late November. It is the birthplace of Stan Laurel and world record holder of the biggest foam pie fight in the world giving a glimpse into the fun community spirited little town. There are excellent walks around the town and beautiful countryside, with views of the southern Lake District and Morecambe Bay. Home to the deepest, widest and shortest canal, which makes for a lovely afternoon walk with a pub at the end and views over the bay. All of the attractions of the National Park are also easily reached. The Furness Coast boasts sandy beaches and good birdwatching. Nearby family attractions include the South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Lakes Windermere and Coniston and popular Birkrigg Common, with its incredible panoramic views across Morecambe Bay.