THE OLD FARMHOUSE - Cumbria - Sleeps 8

18th Century converted Farmhouse with traditional features & modern facilities  

  • THE OLD FARMHOUSE exterior
  • Kitchen
  • Master Bedroom
  • Bedroom
  • Bathroom
  • Lounge
  • Beach
  • Nearby Attraction
  • Nearby Activity
  • THE OLD FARMHOUSE exterior
  • Lounge
  • Bathroom
THE OLD FARMHOUSE in Cumbria, a cottage in The Lakes, Cumbria and Lancashire: THE OLD FARMHOUSE exterior

Spacious property with a large fireplace containing wood burner & use of hot tub

A character 18th Century farmhouse set on the owners working farm converted into a 4 bedroomed attached property sleeping up to 8 guests.

The 2 master bedrooms have zip & link beds so can be 1 superking or twin beds, the other 2 bedrooms are twin beds. There is a toilet & washbasin upstairs. Downstairs is a wet room with walk-in shower, toilet & washbasin. There is a spacious open plan living/dining area & kitchen, including dishwasher & washing machine. The property is fully underfloor heated downstairs & radiators upstairs.

Set in a shared courtyard with own patio & seating. There is an 8 seater hot tub privately fenced off within the courtyard shared with the other 2 attached cottages the hot tub is only for the use of guests residing in these 3 properties.

The property is set in a lovely peaceful corner of West Cumbria close to the sea with the Lake District Mountains & Wasdale & Eskdale Valleys providing a majestic backdrop.

Here you have the choice of caravan, camping or self-catering holiday accommodation all on one site. The beautiful sandy beaches are a 5 minute walk from the cottage where children can build sandcastles & adults can take a romantic stroll & admire the sunset.

A short walk up the lane will take you to Halsenna Moor an area of conservation & natural beauty, enjoy one of the designated walks & possibly see fox cubs playing or deer grazing & many other wild birds & animals.

The Victoria Hotel is the nearest pub, less than a mile serving traditional beers & good home-made food using great local produce. There are also a number of other local restaurants & traditional pubs dotted around the area serving good food & drink.

Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass & Eskdale narrow-gauge railway are just a short drive away & a little further you have the popular tourist destinations of Grasmere, Coniston, Ambleside, Windermere & Hawkshead, which are just a short trip over the hills via Hardknott Pass.

The railway Station is less than a mile away, which serves the Barrow to Carlisle West Coast line, allowing you to explore the area without having to drive. If you would like to use public transport to get to us, we can arrange a pickup/drop off to & from the Station. There is also a small bus service which passes the end of the lane.

The nearest shops are 1 mile at Seascale, newsagents/small store, Butcher, Bakery & Chemist/grocer & hardware store, 1 Chinese & 1 Pizzeria takeaways. If you wanted a larger shop you can go online & order from Asda or Tesco & arrange a delivery to the property for your arrival.

Stephen & Julie are the owners & on booking or making enquiries you will speak directly with either of them, whenever possible. On your arrival they will meet you to welcome you into the property.

This property has been listed with Stilwell’s Cottages Direct for 6 years

THE OLD FARMHOUSE Property Features

Location Type
  • Coastal
  • Rural
  • Mountain
  • Village

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Weekly Maid Service
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Cot
  • High Chair
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

Catering Services Available
  • Breakfast available (payable locally)
  • Lunch available (payable locally)
  • Evening meal available (payable locally)

  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Twin Bedrooms

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Shower

Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
  • Hot Tub

  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • TV
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Patio Furniture

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Terrace / patio
  • Outdoor games area

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Wind Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Canoeing
Pricing and availability unknown.
Please contact the owner for details
Key Property Details
Reference 238526
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 1
Owner's Website
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Nearest TownRAVENGLASS - 5 miles (approx)
Nearest AirportMANCHESTER - More than 30 miles (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortHEYSHAM - More than 30 miles (approx)

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Please phone Mrs Julie Shepherd
(+44) 01946 729907

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