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Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Woodpecker is a semi-detached, ground floor cottage in the grounds of High Head Castle Farm, on the owner's dairy farm in the Ive Valley, just 13 miles from Penrith. The cottage sleeps four people and has a double and a twin en-suite bedrooms and an open plan living area with a fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with a woodburner. Outside the cottage is plenty of off road parking and a small garden with outdoor furniture and a barbecue. With its neighbouring cottage, Woodpecker can sleep a total of six people and makes a superb base for exploring this glorious part of the country.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire
Utilities Dishwasher
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (2)
Other High chair
Outdoors Private garden, Shared garden
Access Parking
Further details

Oil underfloor heating with woodburning stove in sitting area. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, library of books/DVDs. Fuel & power inc. in rent. Supply of fuel for woodburning stove provided on honesty box basis. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Front patio, small garden with furniture, BBQ & lovely views. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops 5 miles, pub 2 miles. Note: Some spa facilities/treatments available at discounted rates for guests - contact owner for details.

The Cumbria/Lake District

Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.

Carlisle

High Head Castle Farm is located on a dairy farm in rolling countryside overlooking High Head Castle. Within easy driving distance is the market town of Penrith, which offers a wide choice of excellent pubs, hotels, restaurants and entertainment. The historic city of Carlisle is within easy travelling distance, as is the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

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8 Aug 2014

5/5

"Holiday in Lake District"

Very Comfortable and quiet. When planned WiFi becomes available even better for information and vacation planning..… More

21 Jul 2014

5/5

"Very comfortable accommodation in a beautiful and tranquil setting."

The directions to the cottage were excellent and the owner was very helpful when I phoned her about gaining access. We found the accommodation to be very comfortable. We loved being on a working farm … More

8 Jan 2012

4/5

"Lovely fairly isolated spot and a comfortable cottage"

We were welcomed to our cottage by the owner and a plate of freshly baked scones. One of the first things we saw was a woodpecker!!! We loved the location including the sculpture trail and the woodla… More

1 Dec 2011

5/5

"Extremely comfortable visit to the Lake District"

As regular visitors to Cumbria my wife and I were extremely impressed by the standard of accommodation offered here - comfortable, well appointed,peaceful and relaxed. Woodpecker is within 30 minutes … More

17 Aug 2011

5/5

"perfect for all"

My husband and myself took my 96 year old mother to Woodpecker cottage for a week.Lovely viewa, ideal for all with 2 ensuite bedrooms.Good location for trips out. Plenty of information on local attrac… More

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Sykes Cottages (Property Manager Sykes Holiday Cottages)

  • 6 Years listed

Calendar last updated:30 Sep 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
  • English
Landline
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