This four bedroomed cottage has been converted to provide spacious comfortable accomodation to sleep eight people, the wood burning stove in the lounge adds to the homely feel.
Croft Barn is a Victorian stone built barn, which has been converted to provide a spacious cottage home of great character and comfort. It is beautifully situated in a traditional Cumbrian village above the peaceful Lyvennet Valley. There is a welcoming pub in the village a short walk away. The cottage provides views over fields to the west of Lakeland and to the east of the Pennines. There is wonderful walking country on the doorstep through rolling farmland pas...tures, woodland by sparkling rivers, and open limestone fells.
Both Penrith and Appleby are short drives away and Kings Meaburn is well located to explore the Lakes, the Eden Valley, the Northern Pennines and the Western Dales.
Croft Barn is well suited to a large family party but its lay out is also suited to two families wanting to holiday together each with their own private space.
Croft Barn is centrally heated and comprises:
* Double bedroom.
* Twin bedroom.
* Shower room with hand basin and WC. Separate cloakroom with WC and hand basin.
* Kitchen with electric hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine and tumble dryer.
* Spacious lounge/dining room with TV, DVD player, CD/radio and a selection of books and games.
* First floor: Stairs lead from the lounge to a second very large lounge/dining room with superb views on both sides, wood burning stove and Freesat TV and DVD player.
* Main kitchen with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave.
* Double bedroom with King size bed.
* Twin bedroom (with two additional guest beds).
* Family bathroom with shower over bath, hand basin and WC.
* All electric, logs, bed linen included.
* Walled garden to the front and patio with seating by a small cottage garden to the rear.
All prices include all taxes, gas, electric and bed linen. Please check property description to see if towels, logs, coal and cots are included free of charge or at a supplement. If a pet friendly property, the charge is £20 per pet per week/part week. Please telephone or email us for short break availability and prices.
Left on 11/12/2013 for a stay in October 2013 | Louise
This cottage is perfect for a countryside break. The cold rainy nights don't matter when you have the open fire (plenty of logs supplied to keep you warm) This cottage is ideal for a group of friends or for a family of varying ages. It is within walking distance of the local pub - they offer a friendly welcome, and make you feel like a local. The food at the pub is excellent and very reasonable prices. We will definitely booking this cottage again!!! Read more
We are pleased to had a warm enjoyable time at this property.
Lakes Cottage Holidays hopes to welcome you back to Croft Barn very soon!
Lakes Cottage Holidays
Clayton le Moors, Accrington
A very relaxing stay
Left on 07/11/2013 for a stay in June 2013 | Jane
Our two families decided to hire the cottage to celebrate both our sons 16th birthdays. We had a very relaxing and fun long weekend. The boys really enjoyed lighting the wood burner ( even though it is the middle of summer)
There was an abundance of wildlife to watch, including a pair of house martens building their nest just outside the living room window.
The local pub was very welcoming and the food was lovely. They even filled a bowl with water for our dog.
The local people were also welcoming.
I would definitely return for a second visit.
Left on 04/25/2012 for a stay in April 2012 | Tracy
Croft barn is a lovely cottage, with beautiful views from the living room window. The children loved watching the red squirrel and the woodpecker from the window! It is situated in a small village, with lovely walks in the area. Morland is a pleasant neighbouring village with the mill yard cafe, which is worth a visit. Good location for Ullswater and Windermere. Aira force falls (Ullswater) is also worth a visit. The puzzle place in Keswick is a great experience for the kids. Appleby has a great Green Grocers and close to Penrith for shops etc.
The cottage has a lovely homely feel. We mainly used the upstairs area which had a great wood burning fire. There were 6 adults and 2 children in our party and we often found there was not enough hot water when showering - required boosting after each person. Kids loved the bedroom above the barn and was a great house for playing hide and seek!
The pub located in the village (whitehorse) serves lovely food and had a friendly atmosphere. Really Enjoyed our stay at croft barn and wouldn't hesitate to come back or recommend. Car essential!
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