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Ambleside Cowhides & Sheepskins

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Amazing sheepskin shop

What an amazing shop, good quality, excellent choice, owner acknowledged us with a warm welcome... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
buddinggardener
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York, United Kingdom
Buying a flying jacket in Ambleside

Terriffic shop.Helpfull owner who knows his stuff.No pressure.Ended up buying a top quality single... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lenstevens
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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WE HAVE MOVED! .Ambleside Sheepskins is a fast-growing natural products company operating from the Old Claytons Butchers in Ambleside in the heart of the picturesque Lake District in northwest England. Our team is committed to delivering the best...more
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Bark Mill, Bridge Street | Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9DR, England
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+44 15394 32060
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What an amazing shop, good quality, excellent choice, owner acknowledged us with a warm welcome, what a pleasure to shop here, nothing was too much trouble, just could not resist buying a skin, now back at home after our holiday and extremely happy with our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Terriffic shop.Helpfull owner who knows his stuff.No pressure.Ended up buying a top quality single breasted flying jacket after trying on quite a few. Superb very pleased

Thank lenstevens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently purchased a pair of black ankle boots have to say they are very comfortable and the service from the owner was fantastic he really knows his products, I need a wide fit boot and his recommendation was perfect. Thanks again.

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just purchased our second sheepkin rug from Rick who once again was very helpful. The quality and choice of products are superb and the new shop is so well stocked you will not fail to find something to buy. Well worth a visit. You will...More

1  Thank badams61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been looking in all the shops for a while now for a new pair of sheepskin slippers without success - I was over in the Lakes for a couple of days and remembered this shop - I popped in and they had a...More

1  Thank Maureen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bought some boot slippers today and I,m over the moon with them great quality product for a fair price great service will definitely revisit when I need to .

1  Thank Denise W
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

An absolutely delightful store! I found everything I was looking for. The variety of sheep skins and cow hides is amazing. Will definitely be returning on our next lake district visit.

2  Thank Tom B
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Great choice bought a lovely rug it's great present to me. Definitly go back and look at the slippers and gloves.

1  Thank Julie A
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Lovely shop full of local and other sheepskins and fleeces. I wish I could curl up and sleep in the nest of sheepskins here. All the visitors love the sheep - support the industry!

2  Thank louise777Norfolk
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Went in for a browse and ended up purchasing a couple of presents. Lovely staff and a brilliant place all round.

2  Thank Harry D
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