Get the extended family together for a stay in this delightful country house. Offering self-catering for large groups in Borrowdale it sleeps 19 guests in unrivalled comfort. A Lake District self-catering stay here promises a truly unbeatable experience.
The ten bedrooms in this Victorian accommodation near Keswick are all en-suite. The house is situated in an elevated location within its own grounds in the heart of the Borrowdale Valley but only 4 miles from the market town of Keswick. From the grounds there are magnificent views of the Borrowdale Valley and of Derwentwater and there are lots of walks from the doorstep both in the valley and onto the higher fells. Other activities include climbing nearby on the Borrowdale Crags and sailing or kayaking on Derwentwater. There are several hotels in the valley with bars and restaurants, the nearest is just a walk down the driveway from the house.
The house is accessed through the main doorway at the front into the large hallway with grand staircase. The two lounges, both with feature fireplaces with open fires, comfortable seating, and TV/DVD’s are to the front of the house, and both have lovely large windows looking out over the garden to the valley and fells.
The large well-equipped kitchen has a triple oven Aga, separate gas hob and oven, dishwasher, large toaster and microwave. Off the kitchen is the area housing two large fridges and a chest freezer. The utility area leading off this has two washers. The large airy dining room with ample seating for 19 and large windows looking onto the side garden is situated adjacent to the kitchen. There are a downstairs double bedroom and a twin bedroom, both with TV and en-suites and windows with views to the garden.
The stairway leads up from the hallway to the first floor where there are six double bedrooms, a twin bedroom, and a separate single bedroom. All the bedrooms have an en-suite bathroom and some of them have a TV in the bedroom. Please note all of the en-suite bathrooms comprise of WC and either a full stand up Shower (x3) or over bath shower of which there are six.
Outside is a large hard surfaced parking and turning area. The large garden to the side has sitting out area with table and chairs, lovely trees and shrubs and fantastic views to the Borrowdale Valley and to the fells. The house is accessed via the driveway leading from the Borrowdale Road and is situated in a lovely elevated position. Please note, the owner of the house cannot facilitate the charging of electric cars – there are ample charging points within Keswick town centre.
Your Dream Holiday in the Lakes
Have a dream? We’d love to make it come true, we’ve had hundreds of guests who return time and again, our house can become your home and we hope you’ll love it as much as we do.
If you’d like to discuss how we can make your dream holiday in the Lake District a reality then contact us to discuss the options and we look forward to speaking to you.
Interested in staying at our Country House? Here are our standard offerings and rates.
Low Season Weekends
£1500 – £2000
High Season Weekends
£2000 – £3000
High Season Weeks
£3500 – £4200
Fancy staying in Winter? Want somewhere special to spend Christmas & New Year, then we have the perfect cosy get away for you and your family.
Want an easy Christmas let us do all the Christmas Decorations for you!
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