Glebe Road in Appleby-in-Westmorland is a development of 24 bungalows with shared gardens to the front and private gardens to the rear. Shared on-site facilities include a laundry and guest room. Located in this unspoilt historic town near to the River Eden, the properties are close to local shops, post office and other amenities. There is also a regular bus service into the market town of Penrith, just a 35 minute journey away.
The estate manager will ensure the buildings and grounds are maintained. They can also help you to access further help and support if required.
Appleby-in-Westmoreland is a small historic town just south of Penrith on the borders of the North Yorkshire National Park. It is perhaps best known as being the location for the annual Appleby Horse Fair. The town has a great choice of small grocers’ shops selling local produce, including an award winning bakery and local delicatessen.
Things to do
Appleby is an excellent centre for exploring the surrounding area and soaking up the scenery. The wide main street of Boroughgate leads to the 12th century castle. The scenic Settle to Carlisle railway runs through the town. The area is ideal for an active person, with the Cumbria Cycle Way, Westmorland Way, Pennine Way and the Coast to Coast Walk nearby.
The development is conveniently situated just off the B6260, near the A66. Regular bus services run to nearby Kendal, Great Asby and Kirkby Stephen. Appleby is served by a mainline station with frequent trains running into Leeds and Carlisle.
Distance to GP: 1 miles
Distance to shop: 0.5 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.5 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.5 miles