Self Catering in Cumbria - Kirkby Stephen
Sleeps a maximum of: 5
Pricing From: £275.00 - 450.00
This is a converted stone barn attached to the owners' traditional Westmorland 17th century farmhouse, well equipped and furnished to a high standard. Upstairs has a spacious kitchen/dining/sitting room with balcony facing south (to take full advantage of the views). Full use of informal gardens with seating, fields and woodland to enjoy for walks with/without dogs.
The property is set in an isolated valley with a tumbling rocky stream in the Upper Eden Valley just within the North Pennine Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Kirkby Stephen is a 3m drive, a busy historic market town with plenty of pubs, cafes, restaurants and shops. We offer total peace with excellent walking/wildlife and wildflowers to enjoy right on the doorstep.
Red squirrels can be seen regularly from the windows in the Barn. Wainwright's famous Coast-to-Coast walk passes close by. You can be enjoying the views from the Nine Standards within an hour's wak.
Numerous other local walking routes and nature reserves are here to explore. Horse riding, golf and fishing is available nearby. Easy car access to the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and Upper Teesdale for day outings.
(Extra charge £10 for pets). The Barn has no telephone and only mobile reception outside on the hill end. However, there is internet broadband access via owner's router with a password .
This 4 Star Visit Britain awarded property offers 1 double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom with 1 bathroom and 1 shower room. There is a spacious open plan kitchen/lounge/dining room.
Services / Facilities:
Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Included
1 Double Bedroom
1 Twin Bedroom
Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Off road parking
Activities within 20min drive of the property
Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)
Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Kirkby Stephen Church - 1.7 miles (Historic Church)
Mallerstang Dale - 2.7 miles (Countryside)
Pendragon Castle - 3.1 miles (Castle)
Brough Castle - 4.2 miles (Castle)
Rutter Force - 8.9 miles (Countryside)
Eden Valley - 9.1 miles (Countryside)
Gamelands Stone Circle - 9.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Appleby Castle - 10.3 miles (Castle)
Appleby, St Lawrence Church - 10.8 miles (Historic Church)
Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre - 11.9 miles (Museum)
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