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Brook House 2,character village cottage,woodburner, by stream & ducks local Inn

Brook House 2  lounge with woodburner stove
37 reviews
Brook House 2  lounge with woodburner stove
Brook house 2 spacious lounge with woodburner stove three comfy sofas and much character
Kitchen brook House 2
Brook House 2 kitchen/diner working end
Dining are with view to all kitchen newly fitted and very well equipped and exceptionally clean
Downstairs double bedroom
Patio looking towards the cottage (you can see the lounge window)
letting the ducks out of their 'bedroom' for a morning swim. Egg collecting Mar-Oct)
Our puddle ducks
The puddle ducks again
Riverside by cottages where you can rleax and enjoy the peace and calm of the stream
Bench by the stream near the cottages ideal for relaxing with a book and glass of wine
Children fishing for minnows
Flowers by the entrance
Riverside by cottages
One of chickens in a hurry to see theducks by the stream
The view from the road across from the cottage
Panoramic view of Skiddaw mountain 15 mins walk away
Bassenthwaite Lake - this view is an easy flat 1.75 miles walk from the cottage
View of Bassenthwaite Lake - taken a steep 10 mins walk from the cottage
Ducks burrowing in the wood for insects!
Our few hens on the farm having a great time in the straw!
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England
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English first
Stockport, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed January 9, 2015 for a stay in January 2015
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We had a very nice stay in the cottage over new year. It is located on Bassenthwaite farm along with a few other lodgings. The cottage has 1 large bedroom upstairs with 1 double and 2 single beds, this room also has an en suite bathroom with a shower. There is a separate bathroom upstairs which has a bath/shower in...

Barnsley, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 29, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

1 review
Reviewed May 8, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Wonderful cottage, perfect location would definitely recommend Would have happily stayed for longer if it all possible. Great value for money considering the location and the size of the cottage. Lots of local attractions to visit and loads of pubs with wonderful food on offer

  • Blender
  • Central Heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
We do not allow stag nights or hen parties or anything rowdy or similar.
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
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Default 2 nights
Jan 5, 2018 -
Feb 8, 2018
off peak winter rates
2 nights
Feb 9, 2018 -
Feb 16, 2018
Feb half term 2018
4 nights
Mar 24, 2018 -
Apr 14, 2018
Easter 2018
7 nights -- --
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Logs for the lovely wood burner stove included in rent - collect from barn on farm.
Bed linen provided - towels can be hired or wee do provide therm for weekly bookings Mid week breaks are for a min of 4 nights only. In most cases we can offer Sunday nights for just a small extra charge on the weekend breaks off peak times The main cost is for Friday and Saturday nights. Please contact us for more unusual dates and if we can we will endeavour to fit you in.
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About the neighborhood
Situated in heart of Bassenthwaite Village, which has a traditional village green, in quiet location by a stream with ducks, between Skiddaw Mountain (4th highest in Lake District) and Bassenthwaite Lake.
Ideal rural location without being remote.
Village inn serving food and real ales 2 mins walk away.
15 mins from Keswick and Cockermouth with the rest of the Lakes and Cumbria easily accessible.
Parking by the cottage or on the quiet village road next to the cottage.
Trotters World of Animals, the Osprey viewpoint at Dood Wood, Mirehouse Historic House all nearby.
Car advised
How to get there
From junction 40 Penrith junction take A591 for approx 15 miles to Crosthwaite roundabout on the edge of Keswick . Take last turn off roundabout signposted for Carlisle . Only travel 6 miles from here (twisty road) then turn off right for Bassenthwaite Village . The village is half a mile from this turn off. When you reach the village continue straight forward with the village green of your right and go pas the row of cottages called The Orchard. Bear right round the corner and Brook House 2 is just a few yards from here on your right opposite the stream with DUCKS!
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