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Cosy Converted Barn On The Edge Of The Lake District

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Barn in Ullock, Nr. Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, England - Peaceful Location With Amazing Views

This converted barn is situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, with fabulous views to both the front and rear of the property. It is within a 5 minutes drive of the Lake District national park. Cockermouth is a 10 min drive away where you will find a Sainsburys supermarket and other local shops and amenities. The family owned barn has been recently re-furnished and has a warm welcoming feel. We will accept up to 2 well behaved dogs. (we are unfortunately unable to provide Wi-fi due to lack of available equipment from BT)


Owner
Morag Bamber
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2018

About Morag Bamber

The Stevenson family have owned this barn for over 10 years. We previously used it as a family get away, now we want to share it with others. It has recently been re-furbished with a warm and welcoming feel.

Morag Bamber purchased this barn in 2004

Why Morag Bamber chose Workington

Its an ideal get-away in a tranquil location.

Amenities

Workington Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • Downstairs the main bathroom has a large walk in shower cubicle with a rainfall shower head, large basin, wc, heated towel rail and underfloor heating. Upstairs there is a separate wc with wash basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , a cot is available
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (2 Bedrooms/sofa bed in lounge) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with kingsized bed. Bedroom 2 has two single beds. Very comfortable large sofa bed in living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Check in from 4pm, Check out by 11am Non- smoking. Hilltop Barn has been furnished to a high standard with the holiday makers needs in mind. A car would be a essential. Nearest supermarket is in Cockermouth approx. 10 min drive away. Outside: Outside is a large garden overlooking the Solway Firth. Outdoor table and chairs, 2 sun loungers and rotary dryer. Utility Room: Within the utility room is a freezer, iron, ironing board and washer/dryer. Cleaning / Bed Linen /: The cottage is professionally cleaned once a week. We provide high quality bed linen, bath towels, tea towels and hand towels. Other: Leading off the living room is the conservatory which has a ceiling fan for hot summers days and a large leather corner sofa wonderful for looking out onto the garden and the fields beyond. We do not have internet, due to lack of BT line plant, so are unable to provide it.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Cosy Converted Barn On The Edge Of The Lake District
average rating of 4.7384615 based on 65 reviews
5

A lovely property in a quiet location with everything you need for a great holiday.

  • 5 of 5

The Barn was small but perfectly formed and tastefully decorated and the kitchens cupboards were well stocked with everything you need. The garden is pleasant and secure with a lovely seating area to enjoy an evening drink in the setting sun. The property is in a quiet rural community but everything you need is within a short drive away including a Starbucks which scored bonus points for me! It was great to be able to take our 2 springer spaniels and they enjoyed a couple of the complimentary biscuits, whilst I enjoyed the bubbly and chocolates. We would definately return and reccommend to others.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind review, glad you and the dogs enjoyed the treats, hopefully you will return to Hilltop again in the future. Kind regards Morag
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5

WOW a true home from home

  • 5 of 5

Well equipped, well maintained, beautiful cosy warm cottage. Nice little touches throughout. Having stayed over Christmas the added decorated tree was lovely as was the champange and truffells. A truly relaxing property, with the weather being awful we were quite happy to walk, get wet, eat at the Kirkstile Inn and return to this delightful warm house. Bed was comfy, nice clean environment. Certainly would recommend a stay ,

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Vanessa We are so pleased you enjoyed your Christmas at Hilltop and thank you for your kind review. Hope you return to visit us again, Kind regards Morag
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5

Lovely property, great location. All you could want was there.

  • 5 of 5

Sadly we had to cut our holiday short as I fell and broke my femur. Morag could not have been kinder about our predicament. We were so sorry that we had to come home early. All our plans were dashed.

The barn was lovely and we thoroughly enjoyed our short time there.

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely comfortable and beautifully furnished well worth a visit

  • 5 of 5

Lovely comfortable and beautifully furnished well worth a visit

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi So glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your review, Kind regards Morag
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5

Lovely and cosy !

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely stay, nice and cosy. Very clean, nicely decorated, no complaints !!

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Thank you for your kind review, so glad you enjoyed your stay Kind regards Morag
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5

Beautifully furnished cosy cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Great place, well equipped kitchen. Warm and cosy after a wet and windy walk around Buttermere!

Great to be able to bring the dog.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Distances:

M6 Junction Penrith - approx 45min drive

Cockermouth- approx. 15min drive

Keswick- approx. 30min drive

Workington- approx. 15min drive

Whitehaven (coast)- approx. 20min drive

Maryport (coast)- approx. 25min drive

Carlisle (shopping)- approx. 50min drive

Windermere- approx. 45min drive

Further Details:

See our own website for further info.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $137.93

Check in 2pm...Check out 10am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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