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Mains Cottage

Mains Cottage: Converted Barn in Greystoke on the edge of the Lake District: Sleeps 10/12
1 of 22Mains Cottage: Converted Barn in Greystoke on the edge of the Lake District: Sleeps 10/12
Cottage -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Greystoke, Eden District, Lake District, Cumbria, England
The recently extended and refurbished sandstone cottage stands alone on a quiet country road surrounded by half an acre of garden with delightful views towards The Lake District, Pennines and Greystoke Castle.

The cottage is situated on the edge of Greystoke Village and is a stones throw from the imposing Greystoke Castle.

The accommodation comprises of a large entrance hall with cloakroom and access through double doors to the garden, a generous sized sitting room with Jotul Gas Fire, 32inch HD Freeview Television, DVD player, audio system, free wi-fi, telephone point, and a double sofa bed.Well appointed fitted kitchen with electric fan oven, dishwasher and refrigerator and dining facilities for 10/12 people. Utility room with washing machine and drying options and a boiler room with an extra fridge/freezer and electric cooker.

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Listing #HL1298501
About the Owner
Dinah S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:60%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2014
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We have spent a fabulous week here with our extended family. We were blessed with fantastic weather which meant we could be outdoors the whole time. Mains Cottage is immaculate and has so much space for us all to spend time together, but also find...More

Thank clairelister53
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Just recently returned from Mains Cottage. This very large cottage was a real home from home. Went with my partner and 2 girls and my brother, wife and their 3 children. Along with our 2 dogs. Very spacious accommodation meaning you are not on top...More

Thank Joanne O
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Mains Cottage is a wonderful base for visiting the Lake District. We have been booking the cottage for a number of years & absolutely love the place which is why we keep coming back. The owners, Dinah & Kit really take the time & effect...More

Thank Karen P
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (20)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    1 Sofa
    6 Twins
    2 Cribs
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please call about our short breaks: 3 day breaks are from Friday to Monday and 4 day breaks are from Monday to Friday. [Short Break: 20% reduction on a normal week rate.]

If you require any additional booking or general information about Mains Cottage, please contact the owners who will be happy to answer any queries.
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About the neighbourhood
The cottage is situated on the edge of The Lake District National Park and is within five minutes walking distance from Greystoke Village which offers a well stocked shop and post office, pub, Church and outdoor heated swimming pool.

Ullswater [6 Miles], Keswick, Borrowdale and Bassenthwaite [13 Miles] and Penrith [5 Miles] are all within easy reach, the cottage is also 5 minutes from the M6 and the West Coast Main Line Railway with regular services from Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham and London.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle Upon Tyne: 90.0 km
Railway: Penrith: 10.0 km
Ferry: Newcastle Upon Tyne: 90.0 km
Mains Cottage can be found just outside Greystoke, between Keswick and Penrith within close proximity to Ullswater, Glenridding and Patterdale.

Mains Cottage is located 3 miles from the Lake District National Park.

Driving Directions to Mains Cottage from Penrith:

From the Penrith junction of the M6 [exit 40] take the A66 to Keswick.
After approximately two miles look out for sign to the right for Newbiggin and Greystoke.
Follow the road through Newbiggin: turn left at the crossroads and take B5288 into Greystoke.
Once in Greystoke, turn right at the monument sign posted Johnby.
Follow this road until it forks, take the left turning to Johnby and Mains Cottage is the third house on the left.
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: 40.0 km.
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