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Whitehead Cottage

Open plan first floor living area
5.0 of 5 bubbles
5 reviews
Open plan first floor living area
Luxurious master double bedroom
Dining area
Open plan living area
Spacious master double bedroom
En-suite bathroom
Ground floor double bedroom
Twin bedroom
Ground floor shower room
View from the master double bedroom
Whitehead Cottage
The magnificent view across the nearby Bassenthwaite Lake
The quiet and relaxing countryside around nearby Bassenthwaite
Nearby the charming town of Cockermouth has a range of local shops
Spend an afternoon on Derwentwater in Keswick
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Wigton, Cumbria, England
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Whitehead Cottage is a luxurious and spacious Cumbrian Cottage located approximately 25 minutes drive from Bassenthwaite Lake.

This barn conversion cottage has been newly renovated, fitted and decorated to the highest standard. The cottage is located alongside the A595 and sleeps six people in two double bedrooms and one twin bedroom.

Whitehead Cottage benefits a number of unique features including the comfortable open plan living area on the first floor; with the lounge, dining area and fully integrated kitchen. The views from the living area windows overlook the beautiful Cumbrian Countryside towards the Solway Coast and Criffel.

Another unique feature is the large master double bedroom, with huge super king sized double bed and double doors again affo...
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About the Manager, Stay Lakeland (Property Manager Stay Lakeland Ltd)
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Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 476 reviews and 32 properties
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Stephan V
Bahrija Malta
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

The property was excellent. Even better than described on the net. The location was good too. The owners of the property were very friendly and very helpful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at the cottage it was lovely and finished to a very high standard, we were met by the owner with milk and some really lovely shortbread biscuits which were eaten very quickly. It is a great location for getting to all the lakes and most areas, road is a bit fast but got used to...

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2013 for a stay in May 2013

Beautifully furnished flat in a pristine condition on arrival. We were astounded by the quality of this flat, the pictures didn't really do it justice! It is located on a farm attached to the owner's own house so they were just on hand and happy to help if we needed anything. They even offered us fresh eggs for the morning!...

  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
Ground Floor<BR>Entrance into this cottage via the front door is into the entrance hall and curving stair case to the first floor.<BR>Twin Bedroom: With two single beds, chest of drawers and fitted wardrobe.<BR>Double Bedroom: Complete with double bed, bedside cabinets, chest of drawers and fitted wardrobe.<BR>Shower Room: With shower cubicle, toilet and wash basin.<BR><BR>First Floor<BR>Living Area: The spacious open plan living area comprises the lounge, dining and kitchen areas of this holiday cottage. The Living area has two leather settees, Digital television and DVD player. The Dining Area has table and seating for up to six people. The fully fitted kitchen has Gas Hob, Electric Oven and fully-integrated appliances including: dishwasher, wash... more
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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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 Per week
Apr 21, 2017 -
May 25, 2017
Off Peak
7 nights
May 26, 2017 -
Jun 1, 2017
7 nights
Jun 2, 2017 -
Jul 20, 2017
Off Peak
7 nights
Jul 21, 2017 -
Aug 31, 2017
7 nights
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About the neighborhood
Bassenthwaite Lake is owned by the National Park Authority and is one of the largest measuring in at almost 4 miles long and ¾ mile wide; but also one of the shallowest with a maximum depth of around 70ft. Incidentally Bassenthwaite Lake is the only Lake District lake that has the word 'lake' in its proper title; with others having the word water or mere being substituted name for 'lake'. There has been speculation that Bassenthwaite Lake and Derwent Water in Keswick were once one larger lake.<BR><BR>It is also said that Bassenthwaite Lake is home to the Eachy: a species of Lake Monster - a large humanoid being of gruesome and slimy appearance. The Eachy has been spotted as late as 1973 when it was photographed twice.<BR><BR>Bassenthwaite Village is... more
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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