Bank Barn accommodation summary

Ground Floor

Double bedroom
Bunk bedroom
Shower room

First Floor

Open plan living area
Dining area
Sitting room


Garden area

Parking Info

There is parking for 2 cars, though please be aware that there is a difficult corner to reverse back round. There is a farm track to the house that is in a good state of repair though quite steep.

Other Info
Arrival Time: 17:00
Departure Time: 9:30
The beds will be made up for you, please remember to bring your own towels
The house is heated by a combination of storage heaters and electric panel radiators
WiFi access is available at the property
2 dogs are welcome at an additional charge of £20.00 per dog
The cottage is non-smoking

Some mobile reception can be found on the major networks but it isn't to be relied upon. 

WIFI is provided in the property. Things like streaming are usually possible but due to the cottage's remote location, this cannot always be guaranted.

Short breaks are considered on a last-minute basis during the Summer weeks, please get in touch with us on 017687 80571 to discuss this further.

The cottage will not be decorated over the festive period.

The mattress in the double bedroom at Bank Barn has very recently been replaced (16/03/20).

General Description

The front door to Bank Barn opens into the first floor living area. This comprises of an open plan kitchen and dining area with table and chairs to seat 4 people. 

The living area has fantastic views of the Wasdale fells. A large comfortable sofa and armchair provide seating around the 42" TV.  There is no TV reception at the cottage, however, we do supply entertainment services over the internet which are managed through an Apple TV.  The usual free services are available such as BBC iPlayer, YouTube, ITV Hub, All 4, UK TV and My5 which provides catch-up as well as live TV.  Premium Services we provide are: BT Sport, Amazon Prime Video, Netflix.  The Apps for other premium services are mostly installed for example, Disney+, BritBox, Spotify, etc. If you have your own account for those please feel free to login. It is your responsibility to remember to log out at the end of your visit!

The kitchen is equipped with oven, hob, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, microwave and storage space. A supply of tea, coffee and sugar is provided as are dishwasher tablets and washing up liquid.

From the first floor living area, stairs lead down to two bedrooms and a shower room with shower, washbasin and wc. There is double bedroom with ample storage, and a bunk bedroom with adult sized bunks.

In a separate outbuilding, a washing machine and tumble dryer are provided for you to use with complimentary washing powder. There is an iron and ironing board in the cottage. 

Outside is a garden area and drying green with garden furniture. The elevated position of the garden offers fantastic views of the Wasdale fells.

Tesco deliver to Yew Tree Farm - the postcode is CA20 1EU. Please ensure that you will be there to take delivery or let us know if you'd like to make alternative arrangements.

The cottage is heated by night storage heaters and also a convector heater in each room. There is some light mobile reception in the property on the major networks but this shouldn't be relied upon. 

Visitor Comments

"What a lovely place. We enjoyed the beautiful scenery and getting to know the goats."
"Bank Barn had everything we needed and was in a perfect location. We could not have asked for more."
"Everything we could have wished for."
"Lovely place. Great setting."
"Walking, wildlife, lake, beach; fantastic place to stay!"