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Encompassing Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset, the South West is one of the most popular cottage holiday destinations in the UK. Boasting some of the most unspoilt countryside and coastline in the UK, it is easy to see why booking holiday cottages in the South West is so popular. Read More
The North West England region is home to the counties of Cheshire, Cumbria and Lancashire, each with their own unique qualities that draw in international visitors. The region is steeped in history as well as popular tourist attractions making it a popular destination to visit all year round. Read More
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The UK is blessed with some of the most beautiful and diverse National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty anywhere in the world. For us, these stretch from Isles of Scilly holiday cottages in the south to the very tip of Scotland. The largest of these is the Lake District but there are well over 50 in total. Read More
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This is your chance to stay in a luxury self-catering holiday cottage close to the famed village of Patterdale in the glorious Lake District National Park. The property is perfectly located to explore the abundance of dramatic landscapes, craggy mountain peaks, fells waterfalls and idyllic lakes including Lake Ullswater which is just 1 mile away.
Crook a Beck Barn is a detached former Cart Shed built in the 18th Century which has been renovated to a very high standard and now offers luxury accommodation for 2 with wonderful views towards Helvellyn and St Sunday. There is an open plan living room and kitchen, beautiful master bedroom, complete with bed linen, featuring a brass king size bedstead. The bathroom features a separate walk in shower, a free-standing stone slipper bath.
There is an outside private area for guests to relax with a glass of something chilled, take in the views and plan tomorrows adventures.
The approach to The Barn is via some stone steps which features a locally forged handrail, leading down to an open porch, an ideal place to sit taking in the afternoon sunshine on the cushions provided and for eating al fresco. There is ample parking for one car on the drive of The Barn House.
First Floor Description
On entering The Barn through the stable door, you come straight into the open plan living room and kitchen, featuring a Morsoe Log Burning Stove. The living area is comfortably furnished with Abraham Moon fabrics and a leather armchair to curl up on, relax and take in the views whatever the weather! The units in the kitchen are shaker style with granite work surfaces and equipped to a high standard with quality appliances, including a NEFF hide and slide built under oven (as featured in the Great British Bake Off!), halogen hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and Nespresso coffee maker. The kitchen area features a locally crafted, bespoke, Cumbrian oak breakfast bar for dining.
The bathroom has been tiled with stunning Broughton Moor Slate tiles which have been quarried from the Heart of the Lake District from Burlington Stone. The bathroom features a separate walk in shower, a free-standing stone slipper bath with Duravit sanitary ware and chrome Hansgrohe fittings. The bathroom also features a mirror designed by a local glass artist, Jo Vincent, based in Kendal.
The master bedroom is a lovely sunny, dual aspect room in part of the original section of the cart barn and offers spacious accommodation with comfortable furnishings. The bedroom comes complete with bed linen, featuring a brass king size bedstead, built in bespoke oak wardrobes, chest of drawers and bedside cabinets, boasting views of St. Sunday crag from the window.
Second Floor and Above Description
Below The Barn is the Utility Room, a useful secure area for storing bikes, muddy boots and drying wet walking gear. A condensing tumble dryer and airing facilities are also provided together with a Belfast sink. Plenty of room here to store luggage.
Window Views Description
The Barn is located on the original coach road in the hamlet of Crook a Beck, with stunning views of Helvellyn, Place Fell, Hartsop Dodd and St Sunday.
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