Key Facts

General Information

The Main House

  • Sleeps up to 16 in eight individually-styled bedrooms
  • Four of the bedrooms are twins and four have king sized beds
  • All bedrooms are ensuite
  • Downstairs bedroom and WC

The Coachman’s Cottage

  • Sleeps 2 additional guests
  • One bedroom with a double bed and ensuite shower room
  • Has its own comfortable sitting room and modern kitchen

Cooking and Dining

  • Dining table seats 20 and the kitchen table seats 18
  • Fantastic chef available for a special meal or throughout the weekend
  • Drop-off meals available
  • A conventional oven and a steam oven
  • Conventional and induction hobs
  • A glass washer and two dishwashers
  • Two-fridge freezers
  • Larder
  • Good dining and pubs nearby
  • Online deliveries

Where We Are

  • The postcode is LA12 8AZ
  • The nearest town is Ulverston, 11 miles from the house
  • The nearest train station is Oxenholme
  • The nearest airport is Manchester
  • Taxis available
  • Parking for plenty of cars

Things to Do

Things to Do Inside

  • 50″ TV with sensor control
  • Surround sound system
  • Wi-fi
  • DVD player
  • Library with a bridge table and lake views
  • Swimming pool available on the estate
  • Table tennis available in the nearby games barn

Things to Do Outside

  • 5,000 acres of private estate on the shores of Lake Windermere
  • 12 acres of gardens
  • Private boat house and jetty to launch canoes or small boats
  • Segway tours around the grounds
  • Trout fishing at the 2.5 acre private lake or the nearby Esthwaite Water fishery


  • Country pursuits available nearby, including clay pigeon shooting and archery
  • Bike hire
  • Murder mystery evenings
  • Pampering and beauty treatments at the house

Children Welcome

  • A range of children’s games are provided
  • Swimming pool and a games room available on the estate
  • High chairs available
  • Cots available

Top Things to Do for Children

  • Haverthwaite Steam Railway
  • Lakes Aquarium
  • The World of Beatrix Potter
  • Go Ape! Grizedale

About your Booking

Payment process

  • We take a one third deposit at the time of booking
  • The balance is due three months before the date booked

Cautionary deposit

  • £500 refundable deposit

House restrictions

  • One well-behaved dog welcome (additional charge of £25; must be kept out of bedrooms and off furniture)
  • Smoking is not permitted
  • Camping is not permitted anywhere on site
  • Weddings are only available to book outside of the school holidays

Arrival and Departure

  • Check in 4pm
  • Check out 10am

What’s included

  • Linen, but not towels
  • 2G and 5G wireless Internet
  • Utilities
  • Pantry essentials
  • Logs from the estate
  • Cleaning

Ground Floor

First Floor