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The Great Barn - Holiday Cottages in Cumbria

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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
6 guests
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Enjoy a slice of the English Lakes at The Great Barn - our perfect hideaway for six. This flawless five-star retreat is situated in 26-acres of private grounds with half-a-mile of private access to England's ‘most beautiful' lake. Overlooking the fells and serene waters through its walls of glass, you're living in the view. But this exquisitely renovated 17th century barn is so much more than stunning views. With endless amenities and luxurious extras to boot, we can't guarantee you'll ever want to leave! Taking advantage of its original design as a Bank Barn, The Great Barn is bolted comfortably into the landscape with a split level layout and walls of glass bringing the outside in. With the majestic landscape as the backdrop, relax on the patios, feast on the views, and enjoy the great o...Enjoy a slice of the English Lakes at The Great Barn - our perfect hideaway for six. This flawless five-star retreat is situated in 26-acres of private grounds with half-a-mile of private access to England's ‘most beautiful' lake. Overlooking the fells and serene waters through its walls of glass, you're living in the view. But this exquisitely renovated 17th century barn is so much more than stunning views. With endless amenities and luxurious extras to boot, we can't guarantee you'll ever want to leave! Taking advantage of its original design as a Bank Barn, The Great Barn is bolted comfortably into the landscape with a split level layout and walls of glass bringing the outside in. With the majestic landscape as the backdrop, relax on the patios, feast on the views, and enjoy the great outdoors. Back inside, The Great Barn offers a distinctly luxurious edge. The interior design is inspiring and provides a high level of comfort, incorporating the latest state of the art technology. Living spaces include the Lake Room, its spacious reaches able to be transformed into a cinema, a dance floor, a games room, or just a place to gather with the ones you love. Threerdouble bedooms (all highly covetable) each benefit from porcelain or stone en suites. To complement your stay, other services include personal concierge - private butler, in-house chef, waiting staff, pre-prepared gourmet meals, flower delivery, private Pilates, cosmetic treatments, sports massage, childcare, classic car hire, flying or sailing lessons. Two extremely well-behaved pooches can join in the fun too, and dog beds can also be provided upon request. IN A NUTSHELL Six guests Three double bedrooms, all of which are en suite; one super king, one king and one double Three luxury stone or porcelain en suites with walk-in monsoon and raindrop showers. Designer bath in one bedroom Two of the bedrooms are on the ground floor Suitable for children and baby (travel cot and highchair available on request) Up to two well-behaved dogs welcome Half a mile of lake frontage and 26 acres of private estate grounds Lake view terraced gardens with seating Outdoor barbecue Boathouse with private jetty Additional luxury concierge services available on request including arrival by helicopter or yacht; country pursuits; wellness & cosmetic treatments; private butler service; chauffeur services; in-house cuisine; classic car hire; sailing school; private flying lessons; and child's concierge & babysitting Sweeping private drive with secure parking. Security gate entry system Breathtaking panoramic views of lake and mountains LAYOUT Ground floor: The kitchen is built into an old stable stall originally dating back to the 1600's. Now with a sleek, contemporary feel and views of Ullswater and the surrounding fells. Utility room with coat/boot drying space. Dining room with spectacular lake views of Ullswater and the surrounding mountains. In the warm summer evenings you can even fold back the oak doors and let the breeze drift in off the fells. The Lake Room large sitting room dates back to the 1600's and is a fantastic social place to relax in the company of friends, with fine furnishings, lake views and its own minstrel's gallery. For that special occasion The Lake Room can be transformed into a banqueting or function room for anything from family gatherings and anniversaries to intimate wedding breakfasts and formal executive meetings and lectures. Loadpot – Lake View bedroom with 4'6″ double bed with Vispring Elite mattress and en-suite natural stone shower room with walk in monsoon and raindrop shower. With original barn features, Loadpot relishes in sublime lake views, where you feel but a few metres from the water's edge. Butterwick – Bedroom with 5' double bed with Vispring Elite mattress and en suite natural stone shower room with walk in monsoon and raindrop shower. Savour the moment in Butterwick. This room has original arrow-slit windows and a lovely calm, light and airy feeling. Dating back to the 17th Century, this room offers its guests a sensational space in which to enjoy their stay; all just a few steps from the lake shore. First floor: Cockpit – Lake view bedroom with 6' Super King double bed with Vispring Elite mattress and en suite natural stone bathroom with bath and separate monsoon and raindrop shower. Dating back to the 17th Century Cockpit is a truly unique, quirky and characterful bedroom that still incorporates many original features. EQUIPMENT Biomass boiler underfloor heating Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, kettle tap, food waste disposal unit Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and coat/boot drying space TV with Sky Movies & Sky Sports in the Lake Room WiFi internet access throughout Mood lighting and an integrated sound system are all controlled by iPad technology sunken into the wall Outdoor seating and barbecue Travel cot and highchair available on requeMore
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Staycation Holidays Ltd
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2017
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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