Bank End Barn - Self catering holiday barn, Grizebeck, Kirkby-in-Furness, Coniston, Cumbria, The Lake District, England - Sleeps 10
Bank End Barn is a semi-detached barn providing holiday accommodation for up to ten guests in five bedrooms with character beams and fantastic views to Kirkby fells and the Duddon Estuary. It has been awarded 3 stars by VisitBritain and is positioned amongst beautiful unspoilt countryside and has an enclosed garden with lovely views to the fells.
Located in the small farming community of Grizebeck, between the market town of Broughton and Lowick, Bank End Cottage is a few miles from the quiet unspoilt Duddon Valley, with plenty of activities on the doorstep to keep the family amused.
The small market town of Broughton is just three miles away and is a delight to visit with its selection of tea shops, renowned delicatessen and village square with quaint cottages, along the Broughton Village Bakery and Cafe with free Wi-Fi access (voted one of the top three bakeries in ITV's Britains Best Bakery 2012).
Bank End Barn is ideally located for exploring the Lake District and its many attractions; it is six miles to the south end of Lake Coniston. The market town Ulverston with its many festivals and Stan Laurel museum is six miles away. A twenty minute drive takes you to Lake Windemere, Haverthwaite Railway, Holker Hall, Lakes Aquarium and South Lakes Animal Park.
Muncaster Castle and Owl Sanctuary and La'al Ratty (Ravenglass and Eskdale) Railway are approximately twenty miles away, making this an excellent base from which to tour the Lakes.
There are also plenty of outdoor activities nearby with “Go Ape” in Grizedale Forest, sailing and watersports at Coniston or Windermere, fishing, cycling, walking and horse riding.
- Garden/Outside Area
- Off-Road Parking
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
- Large lounge with beamed ceiling, leather sofa's, forty two inch television, DVD player, electric fire, CD player and selection of children's toys.
- Dining kitchen with large table seating ten guests, electric oven, hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and television/DVD player.
- King-size bedroom.
- Twin bedroom with beds which can be zip/linked to make a super-king upon request.
- Triple bedroom.
- Bathroom with roll top bath, wash basin and WC.
Lower Ground Floor
- Double with four poster bed, sofa and television.
- Single bedroom.
- Shower room with wash basin and WC.
- Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and sink. Door leading to...
- Enclosed garden with bespoke slate table and seating.
Additional Information: Price includes bed linen, towels and electricity (linen not provided for travel cots). Children accepted. Short breaks from £450.00. Private car park for four to five cars. Two travel cots (small charge), highchair and stairgate available. Dogs accepted, but not to be left unattended (£15.00 per pet).
Group Bookings: The barn accommodates ten guests with a maximum of ten seated at the dining table. Hen and stag parties accepted. Short breaks out of season may be available starting on a Friday to enable the Barn to be booked with Bank End Lodge next door, catering for parties up twenty guests. Alternatively Bank End Barn may be booked with Bank End Cottage (also Saturday changeover) together sleeping fifteen, maximum dining seating as per individual cottage details. There properties have access between the gardens.
Low Season from £550
Mid Season from £770
High Season from £1060
Peak Season £1320
Star Rating: 3 Star
Pets: Yes 3 or more dogs allowed
Changeover Day: Saturday
Cheque, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 10 people in 5 bedrooms (1 King, 1 Twin, 1 Double, 1 Triple & 1 Single)
Group booking details:
Please note: Bank End Barn sleeps 10 people. The owner has 2 properties which, when booked together, can accommodate up to 20 guests. Dining capacity: 10.
Contact owner for group prices
All male groups: Yes
All female groups: Yes
Catering Available: No
Owner: Emma Stephenson click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Bank End Barn joined Independent Cottages in Aug 2012