A truly magnificent architectural design Horse Spout lakestead is a detached lodge providing you the very best in holiday accommodation, it starts from the minute you enter the estate, driving past the beautiful Belted Galloway cattle as you head towards your holiday home. As you step in, you are greeted with a contemporary kitchen, fully equipped for all your needs and with views to die for, it will make cooking on your holiday that little more enjoyable! With floor to ceiling windows throughout the open plan living/dining area with the wood burner taking centre stage. From the living area there are two kingsize bedrooms and a twin bedroom, all with en-suite large showers and toilets. Horse Spout is close to the estate’s lake so as you sit on your balcony you can enjoy views to the front of the Lakestead, whilst the rear boasts a private hot tub overlooking the woodland. For those curious; a barn owl lives in the wood opposite and for this reason there is a commissioned painting of a barn owl for Horse Spout.
Exploring the immediate area, Backbarrow is set in the South Lakes peninsula, a perfect base to visit many popular attractions in the Lake District. Just 2 miles down the road is the Haverthwaite steam railway, hop aboard and enjoy the stunning landscape as you head into Bowness-on-Windermere. A short drive away is Newby Bridge, home to the Lakes Aquarium and Windermere Lake cruises. Three miles away is the popular priory village of Cartmel famous for it’s sticky toffee pudding, horse racing weekends, both a one and two Michelin star restaurant, and many quaint country pubs, this beautiful village well worth a visit. Beach 5 miles. Shop 2 miles, pub 1½ miles and restaurant 2 miles.Caring for the environment in the most eco-friendly way is at the forefront of this wonderful retreat, from caring for the welfare of the small creatures to the bigger eco picture, Mungeon Barn (UK30125) and Horse Spout (UK1409) are fully signed up to a higher level environmental scheme and committed to the conservation of the natural habitat. So whether you plan to bird watch, take walks in the private woodland, meet the Belted Galloway cattle or spend a day at the lake fishing (license required) this is all on your doorstep to be enjoyed! Exploring the immediate area, Backbarrow is set in the South Lakes peninsula, a perfect base to visit many popular attractions in the Lake District. Just 2 miles down the road is the Haverthwaite steam railway, hop aboard and enjoy the stunning landscape as you head into Bowness-on-Windermere. A short drive away is Newby Bridge, home to the Lakes Aquarium and Windermere Lake cruises. A short drive away is the popular priory village of Cartmel, famous for its horse racing weekends, sticky toffee pudding and two Michelin star restaurants, making this beautiful village well worth a visit! Beach 5 miles. Shop 2 miles, pub 1½ miles and restaurant 2 miles.
These Mungeon Barn, (UK30125) and Horse Spout, (UK1409) can be booked together to accomodate up to 14 guests.
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3 steps to entrance.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With wood burner, 65" Smart TV and Blu-ray player.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, induction hob, microwave, American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, coffee machine and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed, 28" Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With super kingsize bed, 28" Freeview TV and en-suite with double shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds, 28" Freeview TV and en-suite with shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Underfloor gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi and logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair on request.
Patio with garden furniture and BBQ. 500 acre grounds with woodland and fishing lake (shared with other properties on-site). Hot tub for 6 (private). Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: Sorry, no hen or stag parties, the property has a natural water supply from a borehole and the lake is 50 metres away.
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