Tuesday 5 December 2023

Wordsworth Barn, Patterdale, Ullswater, Cumbria, The Lake District

Wordsworth Barn, Patterdale, Ullswater, Cumbria, The Lake District

In the picturesque landscape of Cumbria stands Wordsworth Barn, a charming retreat designed for two, nestled in a beautiful part of the Lake District National Park. The holiday home has been meticulously adorned to provide guests with a stylish and comfortable haven for their exploration of the surrounding wonders. Conveniently located near Patterdale and just a short drive from Ullswater, Wordsworth Barn offers proximity to local amenities and easy access to the region's enchanting landscapes.

Wordsworth Barn maintains a perfect balance between modern amenities and the preservation of its characterful original features. The barn showcases extensive exposed oak beams and areas of exposed stone, creating an ambience of timeless allure. Upon arrival, guests are welcomed with a thoughtful pack and a bottle of Prosecco, setting the tone for a delightful stay.

The ground floor presents a double bedroom, where guests can choose between a super king-size or twin beds, all adorned with comfortable furnishings and linen bedding. The luxury bathroom, half-tiled with Kirkstone silver blue slate, features both a bath and a separate shower cubicle with a power shower. Complimentary toiletries are provided, adding a touch of indulgence. The bedroom offers breathtaking views down the valley through a feature coloured glass window.

Ascend to the first floor, where a spacious, open-plan room awaits. This area incorporates a lounge with a wood-burning stove, a 37" HD TV with Blue Ray player and USB port, and plush seating. The modern kitchen boasts black gloss and brushed stainless steel units, an electric cooker and hob, and a free-standing stainless steel fridge-freezer. The adjacent dining area is perfect for enjoying meals with a view. A door opens onto a high-level private patio that overlooks the gardens, providing a serene space for relaxation.

Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the choice of two outdoor seating areas – a private veranda at the back of the house and a patio at the front. The strategic location of Wordsworth Barn makes it an ideal base for touring, with proximity to Penrith, Keswick, Windermere, and Ambleside. The doorstep beckons with great walking routes for all abilities, and nearby attractions such as Dalemain House, Aira Force arboretum and falls, the Kirkstone Pass, and Rheged promise memorable experiences. Wordsworth Barn invites guests to immerse themselves in the rich tapestry of Cumbria's natural beauty and cultural treasures.

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