The Cottages

Byre Cottage (sleeps 4)

Duddon View Cottage

Oak beams and exposed beamed with a lovely feature stone fireplace.

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Bramble Cottage (sleeps 4)

Cawfell View View

Warm and inviting, oak beamed ceilings and stone fireplace.

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Things to do - Heavy Horse Centre


Phone: 01229 777764

Cumbrian Heavy Horses - the ultimate horse riding experience in the stunning Lake District, Cumbria, UK.

We are UK's only specialised Heavy Horse Riding establishment!

HorseWe are a small, professional, family run Equestrian Centre unique in the use of our magnificent Clydesdale, Shire and Ardennes heavy horse breeds, for riding.

Welcome to Cumbrian Heavy Horses - horse riding in the lake district

Our friendly team look forward to welcoming you...

Chappels Farm - starting point for horse riding in the English lake district

Our home at Chappels Farm, Whicham Valley.

Join us, share our passion and experience our delightful Clydesdale and Shire horses. We are open 7 days a week and can take bookings in advance by phone.

Experience a memorable day out with us...

HorseWe are situated in the Whicham Valley, within the boundaries of the Lake District National Park, and nestling in the foothills of Black and White Combe. Just a few miles from the Irish Sea coast and with access to some of the UK's most spectacular riding, (on occasion mountaineering on horse-back!!).

Suitable for riders of varying ability, with steadier rides and mounts for the nervous novice and forward going fluent Clydesdale, Shire and Ardennes horses for those wishing to experience the thrill of riding a REAL horse!!!

We offer - horse riding - horse riding holidays - “hands on” holiday experience - carriage driving instruction - riding lessons and tuition - all in the magnificent Lake District, Cumbria. We also offer - Farm Rides, Fell rides, beach rides, trail rides.

Things to do




Windemere and Bowness

Duddon Valley



Heavy Horse Centre

Horse Riding

Mountain Biking

Scafell Pike


Where are we Located?

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Hall Dunnerdale Holiday Cottages, Seathwaite, Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria LA20 6ED
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