Wood Hall accommodation summary
Open Plan Lounge/Conservatory and Dining Area
TV and Games Room with pool table
Master Bedroom with balcony, free standing bath and en-suite shower room
Two double bedrooms with en-suite
Two double bedrooms
One twin bedroom with en-suite
Two twin bedrooms
One shower room
King size bedroom with en-suite
Lounge with woodburning stove
Six acres of landscaped gardens
Two summer houses
BBQ and patio dining area
Large front lawn
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 biomass central heating
WiFi access is available at the property
2 dogs are welcome at an additional charge of £15.00 per dog
No age restrictions for children
The cottage is non-smoking
We ask for a damage deposit of £500. This will be returned in the fortnight following your stay.
Dressing gowns are provided
Toiletries in the bathrooms are supplied
Initial fuel for all the woodburners are provided
Local welcome basket provided (this is only for week long bookings)
A mid break clean is available for guests staying for 7 nights or more, please enquire on booking
For children, we provide 2 cots, high chair, pram (suitable from birth onwards), 2 boxes of toys and games (suitable up to 6 years old), bouncey chair, Bumbo chair and an Avent microwave bottle sterilizer.
The owners of this cottage will be providing a Christmas tree and decorations for the festive season.
The property is able to comfortably accommodate a maximum of 18 adults/children and up to 2 infants (aged under 2).
Please note Wood Hall is only to be used as a party venue for those guests sleeping at the property. Inviting outside guests to join you will lead to a loss of damage deposit and a request to vacate the property.
Wood Hall is a beautiful, secluded property set at the end of a long private lane, lined with trees and flowers. The house has been lovingly renovated, offering a luxurious retreat in the heart of the Lake District. The main house sleeps 16 people in 8 magnificent bedrooms, 4 of which have large en-suites. Three further bathrooms are available for guests. Rental of Wood Hall includes use of The Coach House for 2 people - a unique hideaway in the property grounds, featuring a double bedroom with en-suite and a separate living quarter with TV and Freeview, Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities, mini firdge and woodburning stove. The Coach House enjoys magical views from the bedroom, lounge area and its private terrace.
A large hallway with feature stone arches greet you as you enter Wood Hall. This leads to the large open plan living space with conservatory, sitting room and dining room, perfect for groups of friends or families. From the conservatory, floor to ceiling windows look out over Skiddaw, Grassmoor and the Lorton and Buttermere valleys as well as Wood Hall's extensive gardens. The conservatory leads into the large open plan sitting/dining area which also benefits from the beautiful vista. Large comfortable sofas and armchairs surround a fireplace with woodburning stove and there is a large bespoke oak dining table seating eighteen guests. The living area also has a Sonos music system which can be controlled via your smart/android phone.
Sliding doors can be opened or closed to separate the open plan living area from the extensive kitchen. The fully equipped kitchen features an electric Aga, two dishwashers, double Belfast sink, microwave, toaster, American style fridge freezer and a Quooker boiling hot water tap. French doors open onto a kitchen garden with vegetable patch and herb garden which guests are invited to enjoy. There is a gas BBQ and outdoor dining area - perfect for dining alfresco and taking in the wonderful views.
From the hallway you can also enter the snug which has a cosy wood burning stove and a 40 inch flatscreen TV and DVD player. There are large comfortable sofas, a wide selection of DVDs and a bookcase full of books of all genres. This room also has a 7ft pool table as well as a selection of board games, ideal entertainment on a rainy day.
The snug leads into the large utility room which has a washing machine, tumble drier and Belfast sink. There is a separate entrance from the parking area with ample storage for boots and wet weather gear after a day on the fells. There is also a WC with wash hand basin at the end of the hallway.
An ornate staircase opens out to a half landing. To your right there is a double bedroom with ensuite shower room which includes a WC and wash basin. Two further double bedrooms and a twin bedroom as well as a shower room with WC and wash basin and a further bathroom with bath which has a shower attachment and WC wash basin. All of the bedrooms boast stunning Lakeland views. To the left of the half landing there is a twin bedroom and double bedroom both with ensuite shower rooms and a further twin bedroom and bathroom with bath WC and wash basin.
The large master bedroom with superking bed and copper freestanding bath is simply spectacular and has panoramic views over Cumbrian fells and valleys. Guests can enjoy a Bose sound system which can be connected to iPods. The room benefits from a private balcony with seating to relax and take in these glorious views. There is an ensuite shower room with WC and wash basin.
All guests are provided with fluffy dressing gowns and towels during their stay. All of the bathrooms have complimentary, locally sourced toiletries.
If prior notice is given, we will take delivery of your online grocery shopping on the day of your arrival day and unpack it for you.
The six acres of gardens were designed by international landscape and garden designer Thomas Mawson in 1910 and have featured in Cumbria Life and Country Life magazines. The beautiful gardens offer many vantage points with different views of the Lake District and the River Derwent below. There are two stone summerhouses where you can enjoy an evening drink overlooking the scenery. In the centre of the garden there is a stone BBQ and outside dining area where you can make the most of your afternoon or evening.
Croquet and boules are available for guests and the large front lawn is perfect for outdoor games.
A large orchard at the back of the house has a children's playground including slide, swing, double swing and climbing rope.