Luxury properties across the UK
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
Highlands of Scotland
Borders & The Lothians
Perthshire, Fife & Tayside
Skye & The Hebrides
Grampian & Speyside
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
This quintessential 17th century converted barn, has seductively leapt into the 21st century with true flair and sophistication, providing outstanding quality and presidential luxury. Set within 26 acres of private grounds with ½ mile of lake shoreline enjoying uninterrupted panoramic lake views across Ullswater to the Lakeland Fells beyond.
Taking advantage of its original design as a Bank Barn, The Great Barn fits comfortably into the landscape and its split level layout exploits both its secluded position and walls of glass almost bring the outside in! Whether you access The Great Barn by road, water or air the scenery is stunning whatever the season. With the majestic landscape as the backdrop, relax on the patios, feast on the views, and enjoy the great outdoors.
In this utterly unique location luxury and privacy are complemented by an array of perfectly curated services and experiences [through external service providers] where guests can opt for private chefs and beauty treatments to helicopter tours and shooting.
Guests enjoy a 26 acre lake-fronting estate with boathouse and private jetty. The estate is served by a private sweeping drive that leads you to Waternook and The Great Barn [accessed by security gates].
Guests are welcomed by a large open entertaining and living space called The Lake Room. On this floor there are 3 luxury suites [some access by stairs], a WC, the kitchen and lakeview dining room with bi-folding doors taking you onto the estate.
First Floor Description
There is one suite on this floor accessed via stone helical stairs.
Second Floor and Above Description
Window Views Description
Relish in views of Ullswater lake and the surrounding mountains.
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Ullswater ‘Steamers’ is an award winning environmentally accredited Lake District attraction celebrating over 150 years of operating cruises on England’s most beautiful lake. Operating one of the largest heritage vessel fleets in the world, offering visitors an experience they will never forget for 363 days a year.Visit Website
The Rheged Centre
Arts, food, play and shopsVisit Website
Dalemain Country House
Historic house and gardenVisit Website
Imposing castle ruins, its gardens, cafe and shop, home to the Earls of Lonsdale in medieval times.Visit Website
Eating and Drinking
Hire our private chefVisit Website
The Sun Inn
Pub grubVisit Website
The Sharrow Bay
Fine diningVisit Website
Winners of the ‘Best Cumbrian Food Retailer 2014’ by Cumbria Life Magazine, and winners of the ‘National Butcher of the Year’ at the 2014 Deli and Farmshop Awards, its nigh on impossible to find a better butchers in the UK. Cranstons also has a food hall that stores all the best local fruit and veg, freshly baked pies, cooked meats and cheeses.Visit Website
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Sporting Attractions and Activities
Helicopter toursVisit Website
Boat & yacht experiences
Boat & yacht experiencesVisit Website
Classic car hire
Classica car hireVisit Website
Shooting, fishing, guided walkingVisit Website
Private flying lessonsVisit Website
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