View towards the cottage
View towards the cottage
Traditional Lakeland porch
The beams and wood burning stove add to the charm of the lounge
The perfect spot to relax after a day on the fells
A beautiful room perfect for enjoing a special family meal
The large oak dining table
The elegant farmhouse kitchen
The well-equipped kitchen
Master bedroom with ensuite shower
The spacious master bedroom
En-suite shower room
The second double bedroom
 Bathroom on the first floor
Zip link beds which can be made up as a twin or a super-king-size
Zip link beds which can be made up as a twin or a super-king-size
Contemporary downstairs wetroom with bath
The lawned garden to the side of the property
Large table perfect for al fresco dining
Views from the garden across the rolling countryside
Many charming traditional cottage  features
The perfect Lakeland whitewashed cottage
The farmhouse dominates the former farmyard
1 / 23  View towards the cottage
2 / 23  View towards the cottage
3 / 23  Traditional Lakeland porch
4 / 23  The beams and wood burning stove add to the charm of the lounge
5 / 23  The perfect spot to relax after a day on the fells
6 / 23  A beautiful room perfect for enjoing a special family meal
7 / 23  The large oak dining table
8 / 23  The elegant farmhouse kitchen
9 / 23  The well-equipped kitchen
10 / 23  Master bedroom with ensuite shower
11 / 23  The spacious master bedroom
12 / 23  En-suite shower room
13 / 23  The second double bedroom
14 / 23   Bathroom on the first floor
15 / 23  Zip link beds which can be made up as a twin or a super-king-size
16 / 23  Zip link beds which can be made up as a twin or a super-king-size
17 / 23  Contemporary downstairs wetroom with bath
18 / 23  The lawned garden to the side of the property
19 / 23  Large table perfect for al fresco dining
20 / 23  Views from the garden across the rolling countryside
21 / 23  Many charming traditional cottage features
22 / 23  The perfect Lakeland whitewashed cottage
23 / 23  The farmhouse dominates the former farmyard

Birkwray Farmhouse,

Outgate and Tarn Hows (2 mls NE), Lake District
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Change Sat
No Dogs
4
star
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Luxury
Towels included
8 more

At a glance

  • Beautiful  detached 17th century farmhouse sleeping six guests
  • Set in a tranquil rural location with many walks from your doorstep
  • Pretty garden with stunning views towards Latterbarrow
  • Only one mile from village the of Hawkshead and a short stroll to the village pub
  • Stylish accommodation with Lakeland charm
  • Perfect relaxing location for exploring the Lake District
Property code: 54193

A beautiful 17th century Lakeland farmhouse blending many original features and contemporary style, set in a perfect location for exploring the Lake District.

This cottage is situated in the tranquil hamlet of Outgate. Tucked away at the end of a little lane in a quiet courtyard with views across the rolling fields to Latterbarrow. Just a short stroll from the property is the local pub, which is known for its locally sourced food and welcoming atmosphere. Just one mile south of the property, the village of Hawkshead has a wide range of shops, as well as the interesting Beatrix Potter Gallery and the historic Hawkshead Grammar School, which dates to when William Wordsworth was a pupil. The shore of Lake Windermere is close by, offering plentiful opportunities for boat trips, water sports, hikes and cycling routes.

On entering this charming 17th century farmhouse, you will find yourself in the spacious lounge, where you can snuggle in front of the cosy wood burner. With exposed beams, deep-set windows, comfortable seating and TV/DVD this is a perfect room to relax in. To the rear of the room is the dining table, perfect whether you’re sitting down to an evening meal or a lunchtime snack. In the stylish kitchen, you will find everything you may need including a large range electric oven and gas hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and microwave. Granite worktops and limestone flooring give the room an elegant feel and there is a dining table perfect for family breakfasts, the electric stove effect fire set into the original cottage fireplace adds to the charm of this room. There is a utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer, ground floor WC and plenty of space for storing bikes. Heading upstairs, you will find three lovely and cosy bedrooms, each with traditional exposed beams and a bathroom with bath and WC. The master bedroom has a king-size bed and an elegant en-suite shower room with WC. The second bedroom is a double and the third bedroom offers the flexibility of a twin zip-and-link beds (which can be made up as a super-king- double on request) and stairs lead down from this bedroom to a stylish wet room with bath and WC.

Heading outside guests can enjoy the private lawn garden with views across the rolling countryside with a bench to take in the views and birdsong, there is also a table and chairs perfect for dining alfresco. There is parking for two cars directly outside the cottage in the gravelled yard.

  • 3 bedrooms - 1 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request), 1 king-size and 1 double
  • 1 bathroom, 1 wet room and 1 en-suite shower room
  • Range electric oven and gas hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and microwave
  • Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and WC
  • Wood burner – logs included
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Shops 1 mile and pub within walking distance
  • Arrival time - 3pm
  • Bicycle storage available in utility room
  • TV/DVD in lounge

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Ruth.

Photos

View towards the cottage
View towards the cottage
Traditional Lakeland porch
The beams and wood burning stove add to the charm of the lounge
The perfect spot to relax after a day on the fells
A beautiful room perfect for enjoing a special family meal
The large oak dining table
The elegant farmhouse kitchen
The well-equipped kitchen
Master bedroom with ensuite shower
The spacious master bedroom
Show 11 moreEn-suite shower room

Location

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