Force Mill accommodation summary

Ground Floor

Dining kitchen
Living room
Utility room
Shower room

First Floor

Double bedroom
Twin bedroom
Second twin bedroom
Family bathroom


Garden including patio area with furniture
Guest have access to a shared woodland and walk along private river bank (Guests are advised not to swim in the river, as it is very fast with strong currents. Paddling should be supervised at all times!)
Fishing on the River Eden is available by prior arrangement and can be booked through

Parking Info

Please park outside the house. If you wish you may also park within Dutch barn, up the slope, outside Crakeld Holm (the neighbouring property)

Other Info
Arrival Time: 17:00
Departure Time: 9:30
Towels will be provided
A cot is available for children under the age of 2 (please bring your own cot linen)
A high chair is available
The house is heated by oil fired central heating
WiFi access is available at the property
Sorry, no pets
The cottage is non-smoking

General Description

Dating back to the 18th century, Force Mill is a charming Grade II listed farmhouse enjoying an enviable position on the banks of the River Eden. Offering welcoming and homely accommodation for up to 6 people, as soon as you arrive at Force Mill you just won't want to leave!

Inside, Force Mill is full of charm and character. On the ground floor you'll find the wonderful living room. With original beams and an open fire set in a feature sandstone fireplace, it's the perfect place to relax and recharge. Perch on one of the delightful window seats, the ideal spot for catching up with some reading or simply enjoying a peaceful moment looking out at beautiful surroundings. With the sofas and armchair arranged around the fireplace, making for convivial evenings in in front of the fire. For entertainment there's a TV and super-fast broadband with a wireless download speed of approximately 30Mb/s. The country style dining kitchen is well equipped with plenty of modern conveniences. There's an electric oven and hob, handy microwave and useful dishwasher. The wooden dining table is perfect for keeping the cook company and for gathering round to recount the day's adventures. A feature electric stove provides a welcoming glow, whilst the dramatic arched window provides the breathtaking views. Also on the ground floor is a useful utility room with washing machine and a handy shower room with WC, washbasin and shower cubicle.

Head up the stairs to find the sleeping accommodation. The master bedroom is light and airey. With a wooden double bed, chest of drawers and hanging space, it's a lovely relaxing room - perfect for indulging in a long lie in. Next along the landing are the two twin rooms, one with characterful beams and the other with a wonderful feature fireplace. The family bathroom contains a WC, washbasin and bath; treat yourself to a relaxing soak in the tub, perfect for unwinding after a day out exploring.

Once you've explored the house, head outside as you're sure to be spending a lot of time out here! The patio area is perfectly positioned next to the River Eden, with stunning views of the weir and countryside beyond. The table and chairs here make dining al fresco a dream - talk about dinner with a view! Whilst you're staying at Force Mill, you can also enjoy access to a shared natural woodland and are able to walk down to the river, a real treat. Guests are advised not to swim in the river, as it is very fast with strong currents. Paddling should be supervised at all times!