Luxury Lake District holiday cottage idyllic, peaceful rural retreat, surrounded by glorious mountain scenery. With a beautifully designed interior and with the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Park within a few minutes’ drive, Goodies Farmhouse sleeps up to six people in a wonderful Elizabethan farmhouse.

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5 star grading by Visit Britain yearly inspections

Which denotes a very high standard of all aspects of the accommodation.

Sleeps up to 6 guests

Equally comfortable for 2, 4 or 6 guests, with special prices for just 2 guests during autumn/winter/spring.

Available all year

Part weeks and weekends available during autumn/winter and spring - weekly summer bookings start on Saturdays.

Easy access from the M6

15 minutes easy drive from J37 on the M6.

Off road parking

Driveway parking for up to 3 cars, with easy, level access to the front door.

Idyllic, peaceful location

Idyllic surroundings and amazing mountain scenery, blissfully quiet and peaceful, yet within 35 minutes drive of Windermere.

Walks straight from the door

Lace up your boots, pack a picnic and go off exploring along the glorious river, ancient woodland and high fells; gentle strolls on the lower levels and more challenging on the high fells, rarely meeting anyone else - and all straight from the door.

Fabulous interior

Built around 1650 and retaining many original features, this traditional lakeland farmhouse has a fabulous interior, with stone flags, old oak beams and oak floors; the romantic atmosphere is enhanced with paintings and objects d’art from France and Italy.

Real log fires

Roaring log and coal fires in front of the sofas in the sitting room are the heart of the farmhouse in winter, and warmth is guaranteed with central heating and the wonderful kitchen stove.

Architect-designed conservatory

Full of light and stunning views, the beautiful conservatory is a favourite place at any time of year, with comfy sofas to laze away an afternoon, gazing at the amazing views and appreciating the blissfully quiet surroundings; just sheep, fields, woods and mountains.

Well equipped farmhouse kitchen

With beautiful granite worktop, Miele and Neff appliances; dishwasher, double electric ovens, gas hob, Spode ‘Italian’ dinnerware, Arthur Price cutlery, good selection of cookware, implements and equipment, including sharp kitchen knives!

Utility room

Housing a large freezer, second fridge and microwave.

Boot room

With stone flagged floor, ideal for walking boots, and pegs for outdoor clothes

3 bedrooms

Beautifully decorated and designed bedrooms, with sumptuously comfortable beds, luxurious bedlinen and towels. One king-sized bedroom, with en-suite bathroom. One king-sized bedroom with carved oak bed and antique oak furniture, one twin-bedded room.

2 bathrooms

Good-sized family bathroom, with bath, shower, w.c and wash basin, and en-suite shower room, with shower, w.c. and wash hand basin.

Special ‘extras’

Piano, regularly tuned and which guests may play, books, fresh flowers and magazines.

Included during your stay

All bedlinen, bath sheets, bath towels, hand towels, bath mats, luxury toiletries, initial toilet roll (you will need to bring more), hairdryers. Electricity/coal/initial large basket of logs/ kindling/firelighters.
Dishwashing tablets/washing up liquid/ dishcloth/pan scrub/tea towels/ cling film/tinfoil/tea/coffee/milk on arrival. A cot and a highchair are available - please request when booking.


Free WIFI, Smart TV and Netflix.


One well behaved dog is very welcome to stay; please advise when booking.

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