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The Farmhouse @ Scalebeck

A traditional Cumbrian farmhouse, dating back to 1684
5.0 of 5 stars
9 reviews
A traditional Cumbrian farmhouse, dating back to 1684
The back of the farmhouse featuring a large sun room with views of the gardens
The sunroom with (very) comfortable seating and stunning garden views
The multi fuel burner in the dining room
The dining room with 5ft oak dining table and multi fuel burner
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The cosy snug with multi fuel burner and original 'fire window'
The spacious kitchen with breakfast bar
A warm welcome awaits
The light and airy double room
The spacious triple room with 3 singles or a super king + additional single
The king bed room with solid oak furniture
The single room with 'cabin style' bed
The upstairs bathroom with shower over a p shaped bath
The downstairs shower room
A quiet seat in the garden
One of our resident red squirrels
A quiet seat in the garden
A red squirrel enjoying a snack right outside the sunroom window
The view towards the Pennines as you approach Scalebeck
The nearby conservation village of Great Asby
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Kay and Andy welcome you to their comfortable and well equipped self-catering properties in the tranquil and picturesque Eden Valley in Cumbria. Originally a 17th-century farmstead, Scalebeck nestles peacefully in the heart of the Eden Valley, just one mile from the pretty village of Great Asby, and surrounded by some of the best local food producers Cumbria has to offer.

Come and relax in Scalebeck's 5-acre grounds... or use as a base to enjoy exploring the nearby Lake District, Yorkshire Dales, and North Pennines. Sit and watch the red squirrels, pheasants, and garden birds... or go hiking, cycling, fishing, or horse riding. It's up to you how active or inactive you want to be!

Dating back to 1684, 'The Farmhouse' has uneven floors and low doorways, two multi-fuel burners, and the original 'fire window', which...
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About the owner, Kay F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL510173 by: Holiday Lettings
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Naomi W
Stockport, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

The farmhouse was a true hidden gem close to Appleby-in-Westmorland with an abundance of wildlife to see! The fabulous sunroom overlooks the beautiful garden and we saw lovely eildlfe every morning although sadly the red squirrel and deer avoided us. The farmhouse has a great layout to accommodate the large family group that we travelled with - several rooms downstairs... more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We stayed here for a good friends birthday. Kay and Andy were very welcoming. The accommodation was ectremely comfortable and clean. The surrounding area is just beautiful and there is lots of advice on hand for places to visit and eat. We will definitely sray here again......its a gem! more

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

We stayed here the last week of December 2014 - 7 adults, 2 kids, 1 baby and a dog - its fair to say we all had a brilliant time. We all enjoyed the games room, and even had a cheeky game of beer pong - We were all very comfortable in our rooms, and slept really well. The house... more

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Nov 2, 2015 -
Dec 18, 2015
3 nights
Dec 19, 2015 -
Jan 3, 2016
Xmas / New Year
5 nights
Jan 4, 2016 -
Feb 11, 2016
3 nights
Feb 12, 2016 -
Feb 21, 2016
Late Winter
3 nights
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How to get there
Airport: Newcastle, Leeds or Manchester: 93.2 mi
Railway: Appleby: 5.0 mi
Appleby is the nearest town to pick-up supplies on your way here - however if you want a supermarket it is worth stopping off at Kendal or Penrith if you are passing.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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