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Cosy Converted Barn On The Edge Of The Lake District

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 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:
29 May, 2017

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 England

Its an ideal get-away in a tranquil location.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Workington, United Kingdom

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
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
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • 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 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 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:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse 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 3pm, 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 -
(44 traveller reviews)

5

Home from Home with views!

  • 5 of 5

This property certainly lived up to its description. Within a very short time we felt comfortably at home. Everything we needed was there and more. Practical as well as comfortable and private with only the sheep to see in! Close to Keswick we could not fault it. Thank you so much for all the welcoming touches you supplied. Hope to be able to return in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind review Val, glad you loved Hilltop as much as we do and hope you come to stay with us again. Kind regards Morag
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5

Excellent getaway, cozy and romantic

  • 5 of 5

The Hilltop Barn is a great location for a serene and relaxed holiday. Amazing views of the fields and the scenic beauty around is breath-taking! Facilities are clean, user-friendly and well thought out. The sparkling wine and champagne chocolates were a nice touch too. Although there's no WiFi, that's part of the reason why we could unwind properly! 3G or 4G connectivity is still good at this property (I'm with Vodafone).

The conservatory was our highlight. It provided a 'therapy zone' to unwind. Access to nearby places to visit and dine out was good. Would highly recommend the Kirkstile Inn nearby and would certainly come back again to this property for another holiday!

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Excellent

  • 4 of 5

A cozy well equipped barn with lovely views from all sides.Ideal for a short break and completely worth it!! I would suggest wifi provision too.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Thanks for your kind review, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. We have tried to get wi-fi into Hilltop but due to a lack of available plant BT are unable to provide it at the moment, it is something we are always checking on and hopefully we will be able to provide at some time in the future, Thanks again Morag
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5

Lovely property, everything you could ask for.

  • 5 of 5

A great property. Very well fitted out, all mod cons and lovely design, with lots of homely touches. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review Hilary, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope you visit Hilltop again in the future, Kind regards Morag
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Beautiful barn tastefully decorated in lovely village but barn was dirty

  • 2 of 5

It was very dusty floors were dirty crumbs and jam on chopping board from previous occupants and beds had not been changed all bedding was dirty with long dark hairs on and stained sheets in main bedroom and one single bed I can understand dog hairs get everywhere but the bedding had definitely not been changed even by the smell which really upset me it took me a few hrs to clean before I could settle for the 2 nights

  • Review Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sam, thank you for writing your review of Hilltop Barn. As I said in my phone call to you, we are very sorry that you found the cottage to be not as clean as our previous guests, this is our first review under 4 stars in nearly 2 years on owners direct and we are always striving for perfection. If we could kindly ask any guests who have issues with the cottage to contact us upon arrival and we will strive to rectify the problems there and then (depending on the issue a photo would help). We are obviously in an awkward position when a visitor tells us after the event that there was a problem and that they sorted it themselves and our normally excellent cleaners also insist that their work was done. We do hope that your experience has not put you off revisiting Hilltop and we look forward to you staying again. Regards Morag
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5

Lovely

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect place for peace and quiet. The house is so homely and warm. All the little touches really make the difference.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Hannah, as a family we love Hilltop and we are so glad when our guests enjoy their stays, hope you return sometime, Kind regards Morag
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 5
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£171
for 2 nights
£600
 
 
Rate 4
3 Jun 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
£149
for 2 nights
£520
 
 
Rate 6
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
£700
 
 
Rate 2
2 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£143
for 2 nights
£500
 
 
Rate 5
21 Oct 2017 - 10 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£157
for 2 nights
£550
 
 
Rate 1
11 Nov 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£129
for 2 nights
£450
 
 
Rate 7
17 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£343
for 3 nights
£800
 
 
Rate 1
7 Jan 2018 - 10 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£129
for 2 nights
£450
 
 
Rate 2
11 Feb 2018 - 17 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£143
for 2 nights
£500
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

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