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Barn converted 2012, Greystoke edge of Lake District

Overview

Property

Updated: 06-Dec-2016
Sleeps 10/12 people and close to, Ullswater and Keswick

The recently extended and refurbished sandstone cottage stands alone on a quiet country road surrounded by half an acre of garden with delightful views towards The Lake District, Pennines and Greystoke Castle.

The cottage can sleep 10 people comfortably, the four bedrooms sleep 10 people with the option of 2 people using the sofa bed found in the sitting room.

The cottage is situated on the edge of Greystoke Village and is a stones throw from the imposing Greystoke Castle. The cottage is situated on the edge of The Lake District National Park and is within five minutes walking distance from Greystoke Village which offers a well stocked shop and post office, pub, Church and outdoor heated swimming pool.

Ullswater [6 Miles], Keswick, Borrowdale and Bassenthwaite [13 Miles] and Penrith [5 Miles] are all within easy reach, the cottage is also 5 minutes from the M6 and the West Coast Main Line Railway with regular services from Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham and London.

The family run Greystoke Cycle Cafe offers lovely food & an inspiring selection of Workshops and carefully selected tutors, often nationally renowned.

The Village Shop: Greystoke has an excellent shop/post office in the center of the village.

Supermarkets: Penrith [Sainsbury's, Booth's, Morrison's, Co-op, Aldi] and Keswick. [Booth's, The Lakes, Co-op]

Every other shop in Keswick sells outdoor gear!

Farm shops and local products: Cranstons Food Hall in Penrith and Stainton Farm shop near Penrith

Please can you confirm your enquiry for Mains Cottage by calling Dinah directly on +44 (0) 1768483616 or +44 (0) 7715178739 to put an end to any fraudulent enquiries.

Local Useful Links:

Rheged: Named after Cumbria’s Celtic Kingdom, Rheged is Europe’s largest grass covered building and a winner of the global “BA Tourism for Tomorrow Awards.”

BBC Weather: Keswick 5 day weather forecast.

Lake District Aquarium: The best collection of native sea life in Europe.

Hadrians Wall:Today the Wall is the starting point for so many holidays, and is internationally renowned as a World Heritage Site. The Wall is only part of the story. Since the Romans left, the area’s eventful history has been etched into the landscape, leaving a rich legacy to explore in these more settled times.

Western Lakes Center: The visitor center introduces you to the hidden delights of Cumbria’s Western Lake District with exhibits from top visitor attractions.

Ullswater Steamers: Take a trip on board either the M.Y. Raven or M.Y. Lady of the Lake. These 19th century steamers will allow you to enjoy the beauty of Lake Ullswater, the route takes you from Glenridding in the heart of the mountains to Pooley Bridge where the River Eamont flows out into the Eden Valley.

Trotters World of Animals: Home to hundreds of friendly animals including traditional favorites, endangered species, birds of prey and reptiles.

Cars of the Stars: Museum World renowned motor museum displaying some of our most famous cars from Herbie through to the Bat Mobile. they also have have one of the largest James Bond vehicle exhibitions.

Muncaster Castle: Explore the historic haunted castle. Thrill to wildlife on the wing at the World Owl Center. Discover thousands of exotic plants in the Himalayan Gardens. Experience the dangers of meadowland in the MeadowVole Maze.

Keswick Launch: Self-Drive Motor and Rowing Boat Hire on Derwentwater, Keswick.

More Details
  • Sleeps 12
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

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Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch

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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Newcastle and Manchester at 100 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : The Boot and Shoe at 0.25 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Heysham at 80 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Keswick at 20 Kilometres Nearest Train : Penrith at 10 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Penrith M6 at 10 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Penrith at 10 Kilometres Nearest Ski : Raise and Yadmoss at 30 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Silloth and Allonby at 30 Kilometres Car: recommended

The cottage is situated on the edge of Greystoke Village and is a stones throw from the imposing Greystoke Castle.

The cottage is situated on the edge of The Lake District National Park and is within five minutes walking distance from Greystoke Village which offers a well stocked shop and post office, pub, Church and outdoor heated swimming pool.

Greystoke is a pleasant village with 17th century cottages, many with cobbled forecourts, about 4 miles west of Penrith. It is on the outskirts of the Lake District National Park, and retains its village green with its ancient market cross that dates back at least to the early 1600's.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late autumn
28 Oct 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£669
for 3 nights
From
£223
From
£223
Fri,Sat,Sun
£775
 
 
Christmas New Year
23 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 
 
Spring
7 Jan 2017 - 9 Feb 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£639
for 3 nights
From
£213
From
£213
Fri,Sat,Sun
£800
 
 
Half term
10 Feb 2017 - 23 Feb 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£429
for 3 nights
From
£266
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,000
 
 
Late spring
24 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£354
for 3 nights
From
£220
Fri,Sat,Sun
£825
 
 
Easter
31 Mar 2017 - 20 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£280
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,050
 
 
April
21 Apr 2017 - 27 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£381
for 3 nights
From
£296
Fri,Sat,Sun
£890
 
 
Bank holiday
28 Apr 2017 - 18 May 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£579
for 3 nights
From
£360
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,350
 
 
May half term
19 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£589
for 3 nights
From
£366
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,375
 
 
Early summer
2 Jun 2017 - 22 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£418
for 3 nights
From
£260
Fri,Sat,Sun
£975
 
 
Late june
23 Jun 2017 - 6 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£471
for 3 nights
From
£293
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,100
 
 
Summer
7 Jul 2017 - 24 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£621
for 3 nights
From
£386
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,450
 
 
August bank holliday
25 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£707
for 3 nights
From
£440
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,650
 
 
Early autumn
1 Sep 2017 - 12 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£407
for 3 nights
From
£253
Fri,Sat,Sun
£950
 
 
Autumn half term
13 Oct 2017 - 26 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£579
for 3 nights
From
£360
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,350
 
 
Autumn
27 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£343
for 3 nights
From
£213
Fri,Sat,Sun
£800
 
 
Winter
1 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£334
for 3 nights
From
£208
Fri,Sat
£780
 
 
Christmas new year
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £100
Pet Fee £20

Holidays commence at 4.00pm on the arrival date, the cottage must be vacated by 10.00am on the departure date.

Advanced bookings may be arranged for 2014 and 2015, please contact us if you require further information.

Please see our website for a full list of all our booking conditions: www.mainscottage.co.uk

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 2 Ring Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 500 m²

Bathrooms

  • En Suite Bedroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower)
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Downstairs WC - Toilet
  • Downstairs bathroom is wheel chair friendly, and all doorways and entrances are wheel chair friendly

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot, En Suite Bathroom
  • Bedroom 2 - 4 Single Bed, Bathroom Next door
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed, Bathroom next door
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed, Bathroom next dooor
  • The cottage can sleep 10 people comfortably, the four bedrooms sleep 10 people with the option of 2 people using the sofa bed found in the sitting room.

Outside

  • Deck Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 12 garden chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

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