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Contemporary Barn Conversion In Quiet Eden Village Close To The Penines

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Overview

Property

Updated: 19-Jan-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Barn in Long Marton, Appleby in Westmorland, Cumbria, England - 3 miles from beautiful market town of Appleby,30 mins from the Lake District, Country Pub 20yds Away

Barn conversion in Quiet village location at the foot of the Penines. Ideal for exploring the Lake District. Public House 20yds away. 3 miles from the beautiful market town of Appleby and 10 miles from Penrith. Great base for walking and cycling, horse riding close by. Carlisle to Settle railway line runs through Appleby. Beautiful Appleby golf course only 3 miles away. Lake Ullswater and Pooley bridge are 30 mins away

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Kenton pollard
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 January, 2017

About Kenton pollard

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Kenton pollard purchased this barn in 2014

27 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

4

Very nice cottage, good facilities

  • 4 of 5

Everything you could need is available, it's a comfortable cottage surprisingly spacious, great base from which to explore.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

New year break

  • 5 of 5

The barn was lovely very warm cosy and inviting, just perfect. Some nice walks around the village . We didn't venture far but certainly suited our needs, the dogs were very happy and garden a nice size. Would definitely go again

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Property was lovely, had everything needed for a perfect break. It was clean comfortable and cosy, also kept lovely and warm our whole stay. Kenton called on arrival with information and then left us to it which was great. Went into Appleby and Penrith and had super weekend. Would definitely recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very homely and cozy cottage

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 2 nights at this beautiful cottage. We was welcomed by the owner who was very helpful and friendly and he showed us around and it had everything you would want for a romantic getaway. It was very clean, very spacious and the log fire gave it that extra special touch. The kitchen was very well equiped and had coffee, tea provided. Upstairs bedrooms are very impressive with a stunning bathroom and master bedroom having its own unsuite

The cottage is situated in a beautiful area with breathtaking countryside views and the villege is very quiet and has a pub directly behind the cottage which we could access via the cottage's garden. The pub was very cozy and the food was amazing.

We would highly recommended staying here and we cant wait to come and visit again and we might even bring our kids next time lol.

Looking forward to visiting again

Monika and David

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A beautiful cottage in a wonderful part of the world

  • 5 of 5

We chose this cottage based on it being dog friendly and its location within the Eden Valley and proximity to the Lakes. It actually delivered a lot more than this, and we are delighted to have discovered this gem of a holiday cottage.

Arrangements to book the cottage, obtaining arrival details and sorting out keys were all very straightforward. There was a bottle of red waiting for us when we arrived and the owner, Kenton, met us at the property in the evening to ensure that we had settled in OK. The cottage is very clean throughout, and all bed linen and towels provided were clean and recently changed. We didn't have any issues at all during our stay so didn't need to contact Kenton again, but we were reassured by the fact that he lives locally to the cottage, so had we needed his assistance he would be able to respond quickly,

The cottage has been beautifully renovated throughout, the photos on the website do not show how spacious the cottage is which was a welcome surprise. All of the rooms are a good size, and the pantry area off the kitchen was really handy. The garden is securely fenced on all sides and the conifers provide privacy from the pub and car park to the rear. There was plenty of wood provided for the log burner, although the weather was dry and mild for most of the week we were there so we only used it a couple of times.

The staff at the nearby pub, The Masons Arms, were really accommodating. Dogs are allowed in the pub, but we were concerned about taking ours in for a Sunday lunch (they are liable to beg everyone for food, not just us!) so the Landlady, Karen, arranged for a "take away" service! The food and service was fantastic.

We will definitely be returning to Kenton's cottage again in the future and would not hesitate to recommend it to others.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely 2 bed cottage in very quiet village

  • 5 of 5

This was the second time we have stayed in this cottage (we never have stayed in the same cottage twice before!) and just as last time it was lovely.

The keys were left in the door for us upon arrival as we had been before and knew where it was. The owner (Kenton) did check in on us in the evening to make sure everything was ok.

The cottage is very spacious and pretty modern. The garden is dog proof which with 2 dogs is a massive bonus, though there are some lovely walks around the village!

The pub is just to the back of the cottage but any noise coming from it cannot be heard inside the cottage.

The log burner is really nice and heating works well.

Only 2 down sides to the cottage:

the first one is that if you enjoy hot baths the bath when filled isn't very hot (as it probably uses up all the hot water) but the 2 showers are fine.

The second one is that the DVD player doesn't have a remote which is fine if you want to watch a movie (there are dvd's at the cottage) as you can just use the buttons on the dvd player to start the dvd. But if you want to watch series and want to select and start episodes it is not possible. We remembered this from the first time we stayed and brought our own dvd player. The TV is MASSIVE!

Would we stay again? Yes we will, probably same time next year.

Its close to the lakes (ullswater is lovely) and close to the A66.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Barpub : Masons Arms at 20 Metres Nearest Golf : Appleby in Westmoreland at 3 Miles Nearest Motorway : M6 at 10 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Masons Arms at 20 Metres Car: recommended

set just a short distance from the foot of the penines. And 3 miles from the historic town of Appleby and a short drive to the market town of Penrith. Only 30 mins from the lake district

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 1
5 Jan 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
£120
for 2 nights
From
£60
£320
 
 
Half term
18 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
£450
 
 
Rate 2
26 Feb 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£140
for 2 nights
From
£70
£375
 
 
Easter
8 Apr 2017 - 22 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
£495
 
 
Rate 3
23 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£140
for 2 nights
From
£70
£375
 
 
Spring bank holiday
27 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
£495
 
 
Rate 3
5 Jun 2017 - 19 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
£170
for 2 nights
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£85
£450
 
 
Summer holiday
20 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
£550
 
 
Rate 4
3 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£140
for 2 nights
From
£70
£350
 
 
Oct half term
21 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
£495
 
 
Rate 5
30 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£120
for 2 nights
From
£60
£320
 
 
Xmas and New year
16 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£595
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
£350
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
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Changeover Day:
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Notes on prices:
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SPECIAL OFFERS AVAILABLE
Please contact us for short notice bookings as we are open to negotiation on price at certain times.
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Property Type

  • barn

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • tennis

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to double bedded room luxury bathroom/shower with corner bath and walk in shower

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 1 double bedded room with en-suite shower 1 twin bedded room

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Outside: Private garden, car parking for 3 vehicles. Utility Room: Washing machine and iron ironing board etc Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen provided.

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