Bassenthwaite lake, Keswick and Cockermouth are all a short distance from this lovely property, perfect for exploring the Lake District National Park.
All on the ground floor.
Living room: With 32" Freeview TV, DVD player and beams.
Dining room: With beams.
Kitchen: With gas cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Oil central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair available. External laundry room (shared with other properties on-site).
Courtyard with garden furniture (shared with other properties on-site). Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
Kiln Hill Barn Holiday Cottages are located in Bassenthwaite, a desirable area of the Lake District National Park. With the lake and the village centre both under a mile away, you can explore this stunning area on foot. This group of holiday cottages are an excellent choice if you are looking for a peaceful base and idyllic surroundings for your next Lake District escape.
This spacious three bedroom holiday apartment is located on the ground floor of the main barn and benefits from private parking and views across the courtyard to the surrounding pastures. Byre Cottage features two spacious double rooms, the first with a super kingsize bed and en-suite shower room, and the second with a kingsize bed. Both bedrooms have plenty of space and storage for your belongings. A further twin bedroom makes the property suitable for larger families and is also ideal if you have multiple couples looking for a property with plenty of space and privacy. The main bathroom has a shower over the bath, great for a soak after a day full of fun. The comfortable and spacious living room has original beams and plenty of character, and the well-equipped kitchen and large separate dining room provides you with everything you need to prepare a hearty meal and celebrate your time on holiday. The courtyard has a picnic bench, ideal for dining alfresco with a glass of wine and enjoying the sun. Well behaved dogs are welcome to come along and there are plenty of dog friendly pubs and restaurants in the area, as well as some beautiful walks available nearby.
Whether you are looking for a relaxing retreat or an action packed holiday, you couldn’t ask for a better starting point. Its quiet village location means that you can escape your busy lifestyle and retreat to the countryside in no time. There is an excellent pub and restaurant serving a range of local cask ales and great food just 200 yards away. There is good access to plenty of walking and cycle routes nearby, as well as more challenging fells including Skiddaw, Catbells, Latrigg and Blencathra to name a few. You can walk to Bassenthwaite lake, and Keswick, Cockermouth and the surrounding Lakeland Fells are just a few miles away. The Lake District Wildlife Park, 1 mile, has over 100 species of wild animals, great fun for all the family. Also nearby is The Lakes Distillery offering tasting tours and producers of fine whisky, gin and vodka - always a hit with the adults. The popular town of Keswick, 7 miles, on the shores or Derwent Water, has an abundance of dining and shopping experiences as well as a mix of cultural hotspots and tourist attractions including The Pencil Museum, home to the world’s largest pencil, The Theatre by the Lake offering award-winning arts and drama on the shores of Derwent Water and the mind-boggling world of The Puzzling Place, which is based on optical illusions and fun for all ages. Alternatively perhaps enjoy a trip to Cockermouth, 8 miles, the birthplace of William Wordsworth. Shop ¾ mile, pub and restaurant ¼ mile.
Byre Cottage can be booked together with Skiddaw Cottage (UK12542), Stable Cottage (UK12543) and Kiln Hill Barn (UK12618) to accommodate up to 24 guests.