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Wythburn Cottage

Wythburn Cottage is a Grade II listed 3 BR (ensuite) sandstone barn located near the Lake District
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Wythburn Cottage is a Grade II listed 3 BR (ensuite) sandstone barn located near the Lake District
The view across the orchard to the cottage. Wythburn has a gated & sandstone walled lawn garden.
Wythburn's private front terrace overlooks an old orchard garden w/teak garden furniture & Weber BBQ
The antique kitchen table at Wythburn with the kitchen doors opening to a second sandstone terrace
Another view towards the hand built oak open staircase leading to the first floor sitting room
The open plan kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances including an American F/F
A massive breakfasting kitchen with Brittania range cooker, dishwasher and granite counter tops
Wythburn's cathedral ceilinged first floor reception with a cast iron stove
A view through the first floor reception room to the Master Bedroom suite adjoining this.
The Blencathra Room - the first floor master bedroom ensuite with a separate shower & cast iron
A quiet corner for relaxation in the Master Bedroom at Wythburn Cottage
The Blencathra Room ensuite bathroom with a cast iron bath and separate shower
The Skiddaw Suite on the ground floor with a five foot bed and ensuite bath and shower room
The Skiddaw Suite ensuite bathroom with a cast iron bath and separate shower
The Hellvellyn Room, ensuite with beds that can be arranged as a six foot or two single beds
The Hellvellyn Room is on the ground floor with an ensuite bathroom.
Wythburn Cottage - Access Statements available on our website The Rowley Estates
The rear terrace at Wythburn Cottage
The beautiful view over the orchard at the rear of Wythburn cottage
Wythburn Cottage is set within the grounds of Blencowe Hall.
A side view of Grade I listed Blencowe Hall
An aerial view of Wythburn and Blaine Cottage, as well as the garden
Aira Force on the side of Ullswater owned by The National Trust and is great for walking
Lady Wakefield
Ullswater Steamer leaving Howtown
Sailing on Ullswater
The Lady of The Lake on Ullswater
The Lady of the Lake
Summit of Hallin Fell overlooking Ullswater
Aerial view of Ullswater
View over the Lake & Fells
Sunset over Ullswater
Ullswater in Spring
Ullswater in Winter
Golfing in the local area
Quad biking at Rookin House
Fishing on the River Eden
Discover the market town of Penrith
Penrith at Christmas
Winter Droving in Penrith
Rheged a Lake District attraction with family activities, shopping, cafes, cinema and exhibitions.
Hutton Hall in the Forrest, Stately Home & Gardens
Lowther Castle, well worth visiting this historic castle which is undergoing major renovation
The Lost Castle adventure playground at Lowther Castle
The Lost Castle adventure playground at Lowther Castle
Upfront Gallery, Coffee Shop & Puppet Theatre
Lacy's Caves on the River Eden
Lacy's Caves - great walk by the River Eden
Long Meg & Her Daughters Stone Circle at Little Salkeld
Keswick in the NationalPark
Derwent Wateat Keswickr
Derwent Water
Theatre by the Lake at Keswick - award winning theatre in a beautiful location
Discover Grasmere
Grasmere well worth a visit
Famous Gingerbread shop in Grasmere
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Lake District, Cumbria, England
5* Gold Award Winning three ensuite bedroom cottage. Wythburn has also been accorded 'Families Welcome' and 'Pets Welcome' status by Visit England meaning we provide additional facilities, equipment and information for guests and in recognition that its large private off road gardens provide plenty of room to run around outside!

A private garden area and sandstone steps down to its front terrace give access to Wythburn’s oak floored entrance hall and cathedral ceilinged massive breakfasting kitchen. This unique conversion incorporates a first floor reception room with cast iron fire and a sandstone framed opening looking back down into the double height kitchen area. It has a massive first floor Master Bedroom suite and two private ensuite bedrooms on the ground floor which open into the gardens.

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About the Manager
Christine and Charles Rowley
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wythburn Cottage is beautiful and fully appointed, with a lovely welcome basket treat! The cottage is perfect for 3 adult couples, sometimes one will stay in and rest in lovely surroundings, at times we would all go out to investigate local gardens , hikes and...More

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christine939, VR Owner at Wythburn Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

''Hi , thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review of Wythburn Cottage. We are delighted that you enjoyed the cottage, its lovely surroundings and the welcome hamper. It sounds like you had a great time visiting the local attractions and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely, relaxing stay at Wythburn Cottage. Christine & Jilly were both so helpful prior to & during our trip & responded very quickly to any e-mails. The cottage is very clean (difficult to find when doggies are involved!) & it has all...More

Thank LisaVW83
christine939, VR Owner at Wythburn Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review of Wythburn Cottage. We are delighted that your stay was relaxing and that you appreciated the locally produced welcome hamper! It is lovely that you enjoyed a leisurely stroll to the pub,...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Exceptional accommodation really atmospheric restored barn building.The hamper provided for us was very generous with fruit,fresh coffee,sweets,biscuits and a bottle of wine.In addition the fridge was stocked with milk.orange juice butter,cheese etc. The bedrooms were very comfortable and the en suites were very clean and...More

Thank eburt0n
christine939, VR Owner at Wythburn Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi, thank you for leaving such a wonderful, detailed review following your recent visit to Wythburn Cottage. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the accommodation, the welcome hamper and found the cottage clean and comfortable and that you and your family had fun with...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    3 Full baths
    2 Super Kings
    1 King
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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 night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 6 214
29 May 2018 -
12 Jul 2018
3 nights
R 4 112
R 21 292
£1 165
13 Jul 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
7 nights
R 4 971
R 25 660
£1 404
31 Aug 2018 -
18 Oct 2018
3 nights
R 4 112
R 21 292
£1 165
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 655 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates are for Wythburn Cottage per night which accommodates 6 guests in 3 ensuite bedrooms. Rates vary through the year. Please enquire for specific dates. Thank you.
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About the neighbourhood
Wythburn Cottage is located in Blencowe, near Greystoke. The closest lake is Ullswater, one of the deepest and the longest lake in the national park. It is surrounded mountains and there are great walks easily accessible from the Hall. The Boot and Shoe Pub in Greystoke is about 1.5 miles down the road and has a great atmosphere and excellent local food. There is also a village post office shop in Greystoke and a recently refurbished open heated swimming pool. Greystoke Castle and its 3000 acre estate is in Greystoke and the deer park of the Castle is open for public walks.

There is plenty of parking at Wythburn Cottage which is surrounded by its own 30 acres of grounds and extensive gardens.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 113.0 km
Railway: Penrith: 8.0 km
Ferry: Newcastle: 133.0 km
• From the South; leave the M6 at J40 and take the 3rd exit onto the A592
• From the North; leave the M6 at J40 and take the 1st exit onto the A592
• Stay in the left lane. At the mini roundabout take the 1st exit onto Haweswater Road.
• Follow the road for approx. 0.8 miles (2 mins) through the industrial estate to the next T-junction / mini round about.
• Turn left onto the B5288 (Newton Road). Follow for approx. 2.5 miles (4 mins).
• After approx. 2.5 miles fork right (in front of The Clickham Inn public house) and follow Park View Road for approx. 1.6 miles (4 mins).
• Drive into Blencowe village, over the small stone bridge and turn immediately left and then left again.
• Follow the road for approx. 0.3. miles (1 min) and turn right into The Rowley Estates Blencowe Hall & Cottag...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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