Barn Owl Holiday Cottage

A 17th Century Barn Conversion in the Heart of the Lake District

About Barn Owl Cottage

The cottage is converted from a 17th century barn next door to our home. It has great character, with exposed beams and stonework. The accommodation has one double bedroom, one twin bedroom and one single bedroom. The upstairs lounge looks onto surrounding fields.


At a Glance

Barn Owl Cottage sleeps 1-5 with a double bedroom, twin bedroom and single bedroom.

Fully furnished throughout, the cottage features a comfortable lounge with 3 large sofas and dining area, a fitted kitchen, wood burning stove, central heating and wi-fi.

Outside there is a private garden and sun deck with views of the surrounding countryside and parking for two cars.


What’s Nearby

The Lodge is well situated for visiting the Eden Valley and North Lakes. We are 30 minutes from Lake Ullswater, Keswick and Carlisle.

All amenities are available in Penrith (10 minutes away). There are two local pubs, serving food within 4 miles and several restaurants and take-aways in Penrith.

There is a shop & post office at Plumpton (2 miles).


What People Say?

We enjoyed our stay stay in Barn Owl. So comfortable and an ideal location for exploring this beautiful area

A lovely place to see this beautiful part of the country

Amenities

  • 17th Century barn with exposed beams and stonework.
  • Double bedroom.
  • Twin bedroom.
  • Single bedroom.
  • Living/dining area has 3 large sofas and dining area.
  • Wood burner and central heating
  • Two baskets of logs per week are included
  • Balcony with stairs leading to garden
  • 38″ TV
  • Fully fitted kitchen with a fridge freezer and dishwasher.
  • Washing machine /dryer.
  • Wifi.
  • Private fenced and hedged patio garden with outdoor seating.
  • Beautiful views of the surrounding country side.
  • Parking for two cars.
  • On-site Vegetarian Coffee Shop/Restaurant is open 10am – 4:30pm (closed on Mondays).

Booking Information

Prices from £400

Sleeps 1-5

Weekly Bookings
Bookings begin on a Saturday


Short Stays
Three day breaks available at 70% of weekly price


Dogs
One dog is welcome by arrangement for £20 per week. Dogs must be kept on a lead and not allowed to roam freely. There is a dedicated footpath, good for dog walking, which links the site to the nearby village of Skelton.

Deposit
A £100 deposit secures your booking

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About Us

Upfront family

Upfront Holidays is a small friendly, family run business providing unique facilities for visitors who are looking for something out of the ordinary.

Accommodation Details

Barn Owl cottage is converted from a 17th century barn next door to our home. It has great character, with exposed beams and stonework.

The accommodation has one double bedroom, one twin bedroom and one single bedroom. The upstairs lounge looks onto surrounding fields.

Upstairs the cottage has an open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen with laminate floor, plus a single bedroom. Double doors from the lounge lead onto an outside sun balcony and seating area with stairs leading to the garden.

Downstairs the cottage has an entrance with small utility area, bathroom (with over bath electric shower), twin bedroom and a double bedroom.

The cottage has full central heating and WiFi access. Upstairs has under floor heating, plus a woodburning stove. There is a TV and DVD player in the lounge, plus a TV in one of the bedrooms.

The kitchen is fully equipped and has a microwave, fridge freezer and dishwasher. The washing machine and tumble drier are downstairs near to the utility area.

The cottage has its own private driveway and patio garden area with a picnic bench.

All bed linen, duvets, tea towels, towels and central heating are provided as part of the hire charge. Two baskets of logs per week are provided for the woodburning stove.

One small/medium size dog is allowed at a charge of £20 per week. The dog must not be left unattended in the property and it must be kept on a lead when outside.

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