Wednesday 6 December 2023

Crossfield Cottages, Kirkoswald, Staffield, Penrith, Cumbria

Crossfield Cottages, Kirkoswald, Staffield, Penrith, Cumbria 

Nestled in the captivating landscapes of Cumbria, just outside Kirkoswalks near Penrith, Crossfield stands as an imposing sandstone farmstead offering a retreat like no other. With six self-catering holiday cottages, accommodating up to 5 people each, it's a haven hidden in its own idyllic valley, promising peace and tranquility.

**Overview of Amenities:**
All cottages are meticulously maintained, professionally cleaned, and serviced between each let. Beds are made up and ready for your arrival, ensuring a seamless experience. Towels are available at a small additional charge. Each cottage boasts a color TV in the sitting room, and there is a shared laundry room equipped with a washing machine, iron & ironing board, and a rotary drier. 

**Barley Mow Cottage:**
Accessible via stone external granny steps, Barley Mow offers uninterrupted views of the beautiful valley. South-facing tall Georgian windows grace the comfortable lounge, featuring a magnificent sandstone and oak fireplace. The kitchen/diner is well-equipped, and the bathroom is fitted with a bath, shower, heated towel rail, and more. The two bedrooms provide ample space and comfort. Heating and hot water are electric and charged on a meter reading.

**Fisherman’s Walk Cottages:**
Four delightful cottages overlooking the lower lake with a fenced patio area. Each features an open-plan lounge with a well-equipped kitchen and a breakfast bar. The bedroom, with either a double or twin pine beds, opens onto a full-length balcony offering picturesque views. The bathroom includes a bath with a shower, heated towel rail, and shaver light/point. Heating and hot water are provided by storage heaters and electric immersion.

**Local Exploration:**
Crossfield is strategically located for exploring the beauty of Cumbria and its surrounding attractions. Ullswater's Steamer Trips, Hadrian’s Wall, The Scottish Borders, and the Yorkshire Dales are within easy reach. The famous Settle to Carlisle railway passes nearby, providing a scenic journey. Fine historic houses and castles dot the area, inviting you to delve into rich history and architecture.

Penrith and Carlisle are approximately 12 miles away, and Newcastle is around an hour and a half drive, making Crossfield easily accessible for those seeking a retreat in the heart of Cumbria.

Explore the beauty, history, and serenity that Crossfield Cottages and the surrounding Cumbrian countryside have to offer.

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