Set close to the northern shores of Ullswater , Horrockwood is a
splendid traditional Lakeland farmhouse offering views across the
terrace and a wonderful outlook across the valley.
This 16^th century detached farmhouse, has been developed to offer
excellent accommodation where friends and family can relax and
socialise in beautiful surroundings.
Offering four comfortable bedrooms, one with ensuite shower room, a
cosy lounge, a large farmhouse kitchen and a large dining room with
sitting area and patio doors opening onto the terrace looking out over
the lake and the fells. Horrock Wood is an ideal Lakeland retreat
whatever the time of year.
Accommodation in detail
Leaving the road, Horrockwood is approached along a private track to
where the farmhouse stands looking out across the fields to Ullswater
and the high fells beyond. As you approach the farmyard the ancient
barns are occasionally used by the local farmer. Passing through the
gate and from the parking area a little path leads to the terraced
garden and the front door. Stepping inside, the cosy lounge is
furnished with comfortable sofas arranged around the feature fireplace
with its welcoming open fire and TV making it the idea place to relax
in the evening.
The large dining and sitting room sits in the middle of the house.
Beneath the oak beams and in front of the original fireplace the large
family dining table plays host to family celebrations or social and
relaxing dinners with friends. The sitting area is arranged to benefit
from the beautiful views to Ullswater and across the valley and from
here patio doors open directly to the terrace with picnic table. The
well equipped kitchen offers all you could need and is equipped with
fridge/freezer, electric cooker with double oven and dishwasher. To the
rear of the farmhouse the boot room/utility area offers plenty of space
for boots and outdoor gear and is equipped with a washing machine and
tumble drier and accompanied by a shower room and cloakroom WC
Climbing the stairs to the first floor a long landing links the four
bedrooms, all offering lake views. Choose from one of two king size
bedrooms, one with ensuite shower room with shower cubicle, basin and
WC or two pretty twin rooms. The bedrooms are complemented by a large
family bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC.
There is plenty of parking in the farmyard and to the rear of the
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