|Short breaks||N/A||Prices||view details|
|2 person discount||No||Fire/Woodburner||No|
This truly delightful split level cottage was lovingly restored by the owners over several years, it has the benefit of views to Helvellyn and the Martindale Fells and is perfect for 2 couples wishing to share, with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. There is a wealth of exposed timber beams, solid wood doors and original stonework, which gives the cottage great character. Swallows Barn is situated at Seat Farm, Howtown 400 yards from the northern shore of Ullswater, beneath Barton Fell and High Street. You can catch the Ullswater Steamer nearby, with various drop off points around the lake. For that special occasion you can dine at the renowned Sharrow Bay Hotel, which is only 5 minutes walk. The Ullswater Yacht Club is directly opposite, weekly membership can be purchased if you wish to bring a boat, please contact direct- www.ullswateryachtclub.org, it also has a private bar. Pooley Bridge is 2 miles and has cafes, shops and pubs.Read more about Swallows Barn
Property has under floor heating and radiators and comprises:
Bedroom 1: With double bed and en suite shower, WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Second Sitting Room: With patio door
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, WC and wash basin.
Situated between the ground floor and first floor is
Dining/Kitchen: With electric cooker, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble drier, dishwasher and microwave.
Main Lounge: With free view TV, DVD, CD radio, exposed beams, electric stove and view.
All fuel, towels and bed linen included. Sorry no children under 10 years.
Outside: Enclosed patio with seating and fell views. Parking for 2 cars. Storage for bikes.
Please note: There is an Access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599 960
|Nearest town||Pooley Bridge||Shops||2 Miles|
|Distance||2 Miles||Restaurant||1/4 Mile|
|Nearest railway station||Penrith||Pub||2 Miles|
|Distance||6 Miles||Lake||1/4 Mile|
Ullswater is the Lake District’s second largest lake at nine miles long. Located in the eastern side of Cumbria, it bends and twists its way through dramatic mountain scenery on one side and a gently curving shoreline of green fields and woodland on the other.
Boating centres and marinas nestle unobtrusively on the lake edge, perfect for the water sports enthusiasts, or visitors can relax and enjoy the scenery from one of the steamers that have sailed the lake since 1855.
Many of the Lake District’s many walks have their starting point from around Ullswater, including the renowned trek to Helvellyn’s summit via Striding Edge. Or for the less energetic there are many low-level walks through beautiful countryside.
Of note is Glenridding which sits on the south western shore and is surrounded by the fells with wonderful scenic views. Pooley Bridge on the northern shore, with its 16th Century Bridge, Lakeland greystone houses and quaint teashops and Patterdale just to the south of Ullswater, cradled by mountains.
To check availability for full weeks and short breaks view our price and availability calendar
Call us: 01228 599960
Everything about the cottage is excellent especially the walks straight from the door.
We loved the property and the location. The owners were very welcoming and the property is kept to a very good standard.
Now bookable online
To receive our email newsletter, simply enter your email then click on the arrow.