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The Independent:One of the BEST holiday homes UK

'One of the BEST holiday homes UK' The Independent April 2015
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'One of the BEST holiday homes UK' The Independent April 2015
22 acres of idyllic seclusion in the Lake District National Park Sitting room, with fold-away table tennis table, seating for 16
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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
34 reviews
'One of the BEST holiday homes UK' The Independent April 2015
22 acres of idyllic seclusion in the Lake District National Park
Sitting room, with fold-away table tennis table, seating for 16
Musical Balcony: keyboard and guitar
Dining Room for 16
Kitchen
Games Room: 2 full sized table football tables
En-suite bedroom, can be made as a super king or twin beds
One of the 5 bathrooms
En-suite bedroom, can be made as a super king or twin beds
The south-facing deck is a beautiful place to relax with panoramic views of the fells
3 wildlife ponds, 15 acres of private woods, 7 acres of meadows and lawn
One of the three ponds. Abundant wildlife, the endangered Red Squirrel is a frequent visitors
Privacy and seclusion is guaranteed within the grounds
The 22 acre grounds are perfect for games and exploring, treasure hunts are a big favourite
The decking looks over the River Ehen, Grike Fell and one of the 3 ponds
Masses of secure car-parking space
Far Moor End is secluded within the Lake District National Park
Far Moor End and surrounding fells
Climb the fells to enjoy panoramic views
Enjoy the views with a low level walk around Ennerdale Water
FAR MOOR END  is approached via a 1/3 mile long private driveway
The South-Facing Deck with beautiful fell views
St.Bees magnificent coast and RSPB reserve
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Overview
Rental Home /
8 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 16
Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, England
One of the BEST large holiday homes according to an April 2015 roundup by the Independent newspaper.
22 Acres of idyllic seclusion in ENNERDALE in the Lake District National Park.
You will have EXCLUSIVE use of the estate, your party will NOT be sharing the grounds or buildings with anyone else during your stay. There is direct pedestrian access to the Fells.

In the LAKE DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK Far Moor End is a private country estate, idyllically secluded in 22 acres of private grounds, just a short stroll from the shores of Ennerdale Water and only a mile from the village of Ennerdale Bridge, with its two pubs.The extremely generous, spacious accommodation for 16 people, comprises the Farmhouse, with traditional farmhouse kitchen, complete with large 2-oven Aga Rangemaster and inter-linked Barn conversion. Plenty of room to celebrate o...
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About the owner, Jan B
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : May 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL61071 by: Holiday Lettings
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RogerBall...
West Sussex, England
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago for a stay in January 2016

Booked for a short stay for three nights at the end of January 2016 with a total group of 14. Jan was very helpful on arrival. House is very roomy with good facilities. Kitchen, dining and lounge areas were perfect for us. Excellent walking straight from the house around Ennerdale and towards Pillar. Fox & Hounds in village was welcoming... more

sifriday
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
20 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in December 2015

What a place - we've done a few big group New Years and this was an absolutely ideal venue. A leisurely start to each day then with no driving immediately off into the immediate fells for walks and bike rides, back for a decent dinner that could be effortlessly prepared for 16 in the generous catering facilities, then a solid... more

MichaelWe...
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in December 2015
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person found this review helpful

Far Moor End is an amazing property. We had a group of 16 people staying there comfortably, with ample space for dining, relaxing, cooking meals and storing outdoor gear - as well as washing and drying, and more than ample heating from the eco-friendly energy plant. Step out the door and you've got walks, cycling, pubs and even the seaside... more

Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (16)
  • Microwave
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    Yes
  • Elder Access:
    Yes
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    Yes
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Jan 8, 2016 -
Mar 24, 2016
8 Jan - 24 March
3 nights
$609
£419
$811
£558
$3,241
£2,230
Mar 25, 2016 -
Apr 7, 2016
25 March - 7 April
3 nights
$927
£638
$1,235
£850
$4,934
£3,395
Apr 8, 2016 -
May 19, 2016
8 April - 19 May
3 nights
$641
£441
$855
£588
$3,423
£2,355
May 20, 2016 -
May 26, 2016
20 - 26 May
3 nights
$997
£686
$855
£588
$3,423
£2,355
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
**Weekend and Mid-week rates ARE available throughout the year, EXCLUDING Christmas and New Year** Please contact us on 017687 80571 for details of short-stay prices. Pets are charged at £15.00 each per stay. All bed linen, heating, an initial supply of firewood and electricity are included in the price. There is a returnable security deposit of £200 payable on booking.
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 90.1 mi
Railway: Whitehaven: 9.3 mi
Ferry: Whitehaven: 9.3 mi
From Penrith, Junction 40 off the M6, 'Far Moor End' is a 45 minute drive. The nearest airport is Newcastle. Manchester airport is 3 hours away.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.3 mi.
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