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  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 0 Pets
  • Bike Store
  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Telephone
  • Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
  • Cot Available
  • Luxury Collection
  • Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Pets – not allowed
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
  • Celebration Houses
  • Waterside Breaks
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5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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Crakeld Holm enjoys a most picturesque location in the Eden Valley, which is on the eastern side of Cumbria, on the fringe of the Lake District

Crakeld Holm enjoys a most picturesque location in the Eden Valley, which is on the eastern side of Cumbria, on the fringe of the Lake District

Crakeld Holm enjoys a most picturesque location in the Eden Valley, which is on the eastern side of Cumbria, on the fringe of the Lake District. It nestles in an idyllic, scenic, rural setting overlooking the beautiful River Eden. It is renovated, furnished and presented to a high standard and is equipped with super-fast broadband with a wireless download speed of approximately 30Mb/s. The property was originally a sandstone bank barn dating from the 18th century but is now transformed into a fabulous detached four-bedroom house. Much of the original character has been retained, in particular the main entrance with its lovely sandstone archway which leads into the original upper hayloft. This is now a dramatic open-plan living area and kitchen with traditional slit windows, hefty timber beams and high ceiling. The room itself is a showstopper, only bettered by the wonderful southerly view from the French windows and balcony out over the river and viaduct beyond. 

Eden is a haven for peace, tranquillity and a vast variety of wildlife, perfect for ornithologists and country lovers. It is an outstanding area for walking, whether for a hike on the high open fells or a gentle riverside stroll. Cyclists will love the quiet country lanes and the C2C cycle route. Outdoor activities don’t stop here - why not try canoeing on Ullswater (10 miles), a spot of fishing on the doorstep for trout, salmon and grayling (by prior arrangement with the owners), pony trekking or golf in Penrith (6 miles). There are attractions for the whole family including a cruise on Ullswater, or a ride on a restored railway high in the North Pennines! Surrounded by dramatic landscapes including Ullswater and the north eastern fells, it is also close to both the borders of Scotland and the Yorkshire Dales. This secluded and unspoilt destination will inspire, rejuvenate and refresh visitors at any time of the year. A lively calendar of events adds to a holiday here with festivals of all kinds, country and craft fairs, farmers’ markets, and traditional agricultural shows to name just a few. Shops 3 miles, pub 1 mile.

Seven steps to main entrance at first floor (level side entrance): Entrance hall. Spacious open-plan living/dining room with wood-burning stove, traditional slit windows, hefty timber beams, high ceiling, wooden floor, well-equipped kitchen area and French doors to balcony. Utility and toilet. Twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower attachment and toilet. Ground floor: Double bedroom with 5ft bed and en-suite bathroom with shower attachment and toilet. Two twin bedrooms. Bathroom with shower cubicle, bidet and toilet.

  • Wood-burning stove - fuel included
  • Electricity and full oil underfloor central heating included
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Tumble dryer
  • Freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • Timber balcony with south-facing views
  • Ample parking
  • Cycle store

  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Freeview TV
  • DVD
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband connection
  • Shared natural woodland
  • Barbecue
  • Fishing available by arrangement
  • No smoking
  • NB: River in woodland. The properties have a natural water supply.

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