The fantastic dining room with large feature fireplace and log burner
The first lounge area with log burner
The second bright and airy lounge area with spectacular views
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Fantastic views
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Ullock Mains

Cockermouth (5mls W), Lake District
Sleeps 14
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms 5
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
5
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Located on the fringes of The Lake District National Park, with walks from the doorstep and spectacular views from the house and garden
  • Spacious and attractive property ideal for family get-togethers with two lounges and two kitchen areas.
  • Enjoy the local attractions including Jennings Brewery, Wordsworth's House, The Lakes Distillery and The Lake District Wildlife Park as well as the spectacular scenery at Buttermere, Loweswater and Ennerdale
Property code: 77660

This grand house boasts everything need for a special occasion for families or a reunion of friends, and is the perfect base to explore the wonders of the Lake District and surrounding areas.

This stunning recently fully renovated building is set on the owner’s grounds, dating back centuries. This property's stunning views have to be seen to believed and it is set between the towns of Cockermouth and Workington. Ullock is a great starting point to explore the Western Lake District and coast where there are plenty of walks straight from your door up to Loweswater, Buttermere, Crummock and Ennderale which have views to behold. Cockermouth is only a short drive away and has an abundance of eateries and shops so you will not be found wanting. There are plenty of other sites to explore in the local area such as visiting the Jennings Brewery, the Aquarium in Maryport, the Lakes Distillery and many more.

On arrival you will be greeted by the spacious private courtyard and the grand house itself. Enter through the porch and oak front door into the snug which is equipped with two large sofas, Smart TV and wood burner. To the left you will find yourself in the country styled kitchen/diner which is a cook’s dream, with electric oven and hob, AGA, dishwasher, and plenty of cooking space. There is also a small dining area with traditional seating with bench and chairs. Head down a step into the pantry which holds the fridge/freezer and microwave along with plenty of space to store supplies for your holiday. From the pantry head through to the hallway where you will find the wet room with shower and WC, and along the hallway from this is the twin zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request) with amazing views to behold. Finally, on the ground floor, you will find the lounge with original open fire which is great for those nights in where you can kick back and relax with the sofas and armchairs in front of the Smart TV. Head back out into the hall and head up the first set of steps to the first floor, where you will firstly come across the king-size room with amazing views across the countryside. Next is another king-size room with the same stunning views but the bonus of an en-suite shower room and WC. The main bathroom is next with bath with hand-held shower and WC, followed by another king-size bedroom. Finally, we find ourselves in the master bedroom, also with king-size bed and en-suite shower room and WC. Leading through the bedroom is a passage to the last two bedrooms which are a double and bunk bedroom with Jack and Jill shower room, accessed from both bedrooms. There is also a staircase in the magical celebration room, which must be seen to be believed. Here, you feel as though you are in a great hall with the large table and chairs for that family feast of champions along with a wood burner and best of all a serving kitchen equipped with electric oven and hob, wine cooler and dishwasher plus plenty of additional crockery. There is also a doorway which leads back around to the snug where we first began our journey of this magnificent home.

At the rear of the property you will find the garden area with paved seating area and a charcoal BBQ, there are five steps leading down to the grass area. At the front of the property you will find an outbuilding equipped with washing machine and tumble dryer, plus storage for bikes and kayaks etc. The vast courtyard has space for off-road parking for six cars.

  • 7 bedrooms – 4 king-size, 1 double, 1 bunk bedroom and 1 twin zip-and-link (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request)
  • 1 bathroom, 1 shower room, 2 en-suite shower rooms and 1 Jack and Jill Shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, AGA and dishwasher, and second kitchen with electric oven and hob, wine cooler and dishwasher
  • Pantry with fridge/freezer and microwave and exterior utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • 2 wood burners and 1 open fire (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 6 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Shop 5 miles and pub within walking distance
  • Smart TVs in lounge and snug
  • Charcoal BBQ available
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 2 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week

Holly Popham

This property joined our collection in 2019 and is managed by Holly.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 34 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Lisa, 10th June 2022

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Ullock Mains is a beautiful house set in the country side with stunning views. Its very well equipped & spacious with loads of character. Theres plenty of walks & only a short drive to the surrounding towns. Anne & Gordon are lovely hosts. Theyre really helpful & have fantastic knowledge of the area. Would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by Andrew, 27th May 2022

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Great for dogs as rear garden is enclosed. Great for families, lots of space. Highly Recommend

Reviewed by James, 20th May 2022

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excellent standard and location.

Reviewed by Margaret, 13th May 2022

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Could not recommend this place highly enough. We are a large family group, 16 of us ranging from 5 months to 85! Everyone loved it. Plenty of room for every us to eat together; the best equipped kitchens (yes, kitchens!) Ive ever seen. A beautiful outdoor area with stunning views. Bedrooms are spacious and comfortable, the older kids loved the bunkRead more beds. Hosts are the loveliest people, very kind and just wanted us to have an amazing. Hide

Reviewed by Andrew, 6th May 2022

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Great hosts, everything you need is available. Really comfortable, lovey house and garden. What a fabulous weekend.

Reviewed by Georgia, 29th April 2022

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We stayed here with three other families and it was a fantastic place to stay, comfortable, clean, great location. We loved it and will definitely be back.

Reviewed by Andrea, 11th March 2022

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Very welcoming and it has everything you will need for your stay. It is beautifully laid out and spacious. the owners are delightful and always very helpful.

Reviewed by Sharon, 3rd March 2022

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Reviewed by Janey, 21st February 2022

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Ullock Mains is a fabulous, very comfortable place to stay with family and friends. We had a lovely time, and really appreciated how pleasant a place it is. The bedrooms are really spacious, the whole house is beautifully decorated, and the 2 lounges provide great spaces for everyone to sit, relax and enjoy. The kitchen and pantry are well-equippedRead more and the aga and stoves in the other rooms makes it so cosy. It was a perfect place for a winter getaway. Thank you! Hide

Reviewed by Christine, 18th February 2022

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Reviewed by Marie, 14th January 2022

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Fantastic home full of character in a wonderful setting! We wouldnt hesitate to go back, a real home from home and Anne was so super helpful with many recommendations in the area. Very peaceful and plenty of space for everyone in the many lovely rooms. Gorgeous garden too with lovely views, very safe for children. Totally wonderful. Thank you for aRead more great stay! Hide

Reviewed by Dan, 22nd December 2021

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Annie & Gordon are great hosts, and nothing is too much trouble. This property is amazing and we have had a great break over Christmas, and highly recommend it to any looking to stay in the Lakes. The local pubs are excellent, and a lovely family break.

Reviewed by Sarah, 10th December 2021

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Wow! What an amazing amazing stay in this beautiful house. We really couldn't fault it, Anne was so lovely and helped us feel relaxed and at home in this lovely property. We couldn't believe the amount of equipment and how hospitable they were. Beautiful location, plenty of room and well designed. Felt like an experience as well as a stay! We will Read moredefinitely be coming back I think! Hide

Reviewed by Janet, 3rd December 2021

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Had a perfect friends and family gathering at Ulllock Mains. So comfortable, cosy and welcoming. Brilliant support from owners, nothing was too much trouble. House is superbly equipped, we had a large birthday meal, and there was everything you could need! Kitchen was cosy and great for tea and cake gatherings after a walk. We only used one lounge,Read more fires wonderful. Bedrooms spacious. Highly recommend! Hide

Reviewed by Marie, 12th November 2021

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Ulloch Mains. What can I say, 'what a gem of a place'? I stayed here with friends and it was fabulous! Plenty of room for us all and the house has so much history with amazing views. We've stayed in many houses in last 10 years and this must be one of our best. I only wish we could have stayed longer.

Reviewed by Izzie, 5th November 2021

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This house were perfect for a big group of friends as its so spacious and all the bedrooms are great! Would definitely recommend and will definitely be returning!

Reviewed by John, 22nd October 2021

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Reviewed by vicky, 8th October 2021

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Absolutely fantastic house with stunning views. Fantastic space and had everything we needed. Would definitely go back and recommend to others.

Reviewed by Joanne, 1st October 2021

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We had a wonderful stay at Ullock mains cottage. The cottage is beautiful and oozes both character and homeliness in equal measure. The owners were lovely and very helpful. Would highly recommend to anyone.

Reviewed by Simon, 24th September 2021

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FANTASTIC ACCOMMODATION , PLENTY OF ROOM FOR 11 X ADULTS AND THEIR DOGS . SUPERB FACILITIES. GOOD LOCATION FOR LOCAL TOWNS AND RECOMMEND THE ROYAL YEW FOR LOCAL PINT. OWNERS COULD NOT HAVE BEEN MORE HELPFUL.

Reviewed by Paul, 17th September 2021

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Fantastic accommodation and very well equipped. All of the bedrooms were a very good size

Reviewed by Heather, 27th August 2021

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What a perfect cottage and location for a group holiday in the lakes. The cottage was everything it promised to be and Ann and Gordon were lovely hosts.

Reviewed by Lynette, 30th July 2021

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Ullock Mains is a very spacious and well equipped house with lovely views. We were 6 adults, 5 children and a dog. It was great to have a large dining room with its own dishwasher, crockery and cutlery as well as a large separate kitchen with a dining table. There are 2 TV lounges so the children could have their own space. We loved the Tardis in oRead morene of the bedrooms. There is easy access to the North Western Lakes and Cockermouth for shopping. I would highly recommend this property. Hide

Reviewed by Rachel, 23rd July 2021

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A wonderful luxury house with so much more than your average holiday let. Beautifully decorated, luxury linens and very well equipped in the kitchen and fantastic to be able to use an aga. Amazing views, well connected but quiet and peaceful. With the added bonus of being wheelchair friendly with flat access at the front, downstairs bedroom, ramps Read moreinside and out at the back and a great wetroom. Lovely host who thought of everything. Hide

Reviewed by Neil, 9th July 2021

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The property was beautiful throughout.

Reviewed by Veronica, 2nd July 2021

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Our extended family enjoyed a week here very much, in this beautiful house. Very comfortable, and nothing not thought of. Hosts were very welcoming but discreet, living next door. Enjoyed closeness to Loweswater, and Buttermere. Managed a mural-generational, challenging walk up Rannerdale Knotts (highly recommended). Would love to return!

Reviewed by Guy, 25th June 2021

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Outstanding accommodation in an excellent location . Highly Recommended!

Reviewed by Andy, 28th May 2021

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Wow what an amazing house to stay in! Fantastic location, close to the Fells and a short drive to the coast. Anne and Gordon were fantastic, they couldn't do enough for us. They live next door, but no intrusion whatsoever. The house is equipped with everything you need and more. The decor is beautiful and it is such a comfortable house. A shorRead moret walk to the Royal Yew, which we would definitely recommend. Hide

Reviewed by Edward, 26th September 2020

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An extremely comfortable stay in a beautiful location. The house is very well located for adventures into the Lake District or the coast and has beautiful views. The bedrooms were all large and comfortable, the bathrooms modern and the kitchen had everything we needed. The cosy yet large sitting room was ideal for an evening by the fire after a dayRead more outdoors. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would recommend staying in this beautiful place. Anne, the host, was also very friendly and welcoming. Hide

Reviewed by Emma, 4th September 2020

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Ullock Mains is idyllic. The house is spacious & really well furnished. We have stayed in many holiday rentals but none of them have felt anywhere near as homely. The bedrooms are all of a great size & comfortable, every room has the most incredible outlook, either over the garden & surrounding countryside or the pretty hamlet. The village pub in DRead moreean is a short walk away along quiet lanes & is perfect for your first night. The owners are delightful & extremely helpful without being intrusive. Hide

Reviewed by Farhan, 28th August 2020

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Reviewed by Tina, 14th August 2020

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Reviewed by Samantha, 7th August 2020

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Wow, this house has everything you need for a relaxing holiday. We were a large group of 13 with 6 adults and 7 children and this house definitely didnt disappoint. The two kitchens were helpful preparing a delicious Sunday roast. Two living rooms Allowed the children to relax while the adults talked the nights away. Lots to do in the local area WiRead moreth outside space for the bikes. Hide

Reviewed by Joanne, 31st July 2020

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The fantastic dining room with large feature fireplace and log burner
The first lounge area with log burner
The second bright and airy lounge area with spectacular views
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