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Ullswater cottage for couples and small families with two beds in one bedroom
Ullswater holiday cottage, sleeps 2,3 on Thornythwaite Farm
Stone cottage near Ullswater for 2 or 3 on Thornythwaite Farm, the Lake District

The Byre (sleeps 2 - 3)

  • One bedroom
  • Ideally suited to a couple, young family or a couple of friends with a double bed and a full-size pull out bed.
  • Making the most of opportunities to bring in natural light, the open plan kitchen/dining/living area is upstairs under the eaves, providing a bright and relaxing space.
  • Downstairs is the entrance, cosy bedroom and bathroom.
  • The Byre opens up into the barnyard with views of the hills beyond. A seating area provides a space to sit and eat or simply relax with a drink while soaking up the outdoors.

As with our other cottages, The Byre has:

  • A well-equipped kitchen with electric cooker, toaster, kettle and microwave plus dishwasher and fridge (with a small freezer). Dish cloths, tea towels, washing up brush, eco washing up liquid and eco dishwasher detergent are provided.
  • Freesat/Smart TV.
  • Fibre broadband and mobile coverage for most networks.
  • A bathroom with a shower, basin and toilet. Towels, hand soap, bath mat and toilet rolls are provided.
  • Electric heating and hot water.
  • A high chair available on request.
  • Bedding provided (including spares on request if needed).
  • A clothes rack/airer.
  • Local maps for you to borrow from the house if you need them. We are also very happy to recommend walks.
  • A selection of some of our favourite books for you to enjoy during your stay.

Need to know

  • A stairgate is fitted at the top of the stairs for use with young children as the living space is upstairs.
  • The cottages are “Shoes-off” inside so please bring your slippers or cosy socks.
  • We will be making a laundry area with washing machine available in the near future. In the meantime, if you have some laundry that needs to be washed we are happy to do this up at the house.
  • This is a working farm where there are vehicles, working dogs, barbed wire fences, livestock, streams and steep ground. Children should be supervised outside at all times.
  • Jim and Victoria live on site and are usually on hand for help and advice.
  • We do not accept dogs in The Byre

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Use the calendar below to check availability and prices and to book directly online. To compare availability across all the Thornythwaite Farm cottages, see our main availability page.

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