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From the back garden looking up to the house
Peaceful location
With a hot tub to relax in
The comfy lounge with log burner
A bright and airy space
Relax in the comfy sofas
A warm welcome is provided
A second log burner in the dining room
Plenty of space to enjoy meals together
The bright, sociable space
Fantastic place to relax
Dining room leads through to the bright and airy conservatory
Sit back and relax in the sunny conservatory
Take in the views
Useful bootroom leads out to the hottub
A well appointed kitchen
The downstairs double bedroom
Bathroom
The second double bedroom
Bright and airy rooms
En-suite shower room
The third double bedroom
Fantastic views
The fourth double bedroom
The lovely twin room
Plenty of space to play
With great views and storage
The perfect spot for relaxing
Towards the large detached house, surrounded by fields
1 / 29  From the back garden looking up to the house
2 / 29  Peaceful location
3 / 29  With a hot tub to relax in
4 / 29  The comfy lounge with log burner
5 / 29  A bright and airy space
6 / 29  Relax in the comfy sofas
7 / 29  A warm welcome is provided
8 / 29  A second log burner in the dining room
9 / 29  Plenty of space to enjoy meals together
10 / 29  The bright, sociable space
11 / 29  Fantastic place to relax
12 / 29  Dining room leads through to the bright and airy conservatory
13 / 29  Sit back and relax in the sunny conservatory
14 / 29  Take in the views
15 / 29  Useful bootroom leads out to the hottub
16 / 29  A well appointed kitchen
17 / 29  The downstairs double bedroom
18 / 29  Bathroom
19 / 29  The second double bedroom
20 / 29  Bright and airy rooms
21 / 29  En-suite shower room
22 / 29  The third double bedroom
23 / 29  Fantastic views
24 / 29  The fourth double bedroom
25 / 29  The lovely twin room
26 / 29  Plenty of space to play
27 / 29  With great views and storage
28 / 29  The perfect spot for relaxing
29 / 29  Towards the large detached house, surrounded by fields

Brigg House

Coniston, Lake District
Sleeps 10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 6
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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Property code: LCC09

Overview

This large detached house offers the perfect venue for families and friends to gather for holidays, celebration and reunion. Set close to Coniston water, one of our most beautiful lakes, it is a perfect base for striking out on hikes and walks.

Torver has always been popular as a base for both high and low-level walking, with pathways to The Old Man for a big climb, tracks across Torver Common and paths that lead down to the lake where you can explore and swim in summer. The village offers two pubs, the Wilson Arms and Church House, a fine traditional inn, some 600 years old with flagged floors, low ceilings, roaring log fires, fine beers and excellent cuisine. Brigg House was built during the Victorian period and is an imposing large detached property set in private grounds.

The Living Spaces

From the main hall you enter into the sitting room with large bay windows, comfortable furnishings and a log burner to add warmth and atmosphere in winter.

The dining room, set with a fine table and second log burner, leads into the conservatory. Off the dining room, is the galley kitchen with granite work surfaces and a range cooker.

Bedrooms & bathrooms

Upstairs are four bedrooms; three double and one a twin, all with en-suite shower rooms. There is also a further bathroom. The fifth bedroom is downstairs, off the sitting room, a double bed and bathroom with overhead shower.

Grounds & Gardens

Mature gardens and grounds surround the house with trees, shrubs and grassed areas, and with the added fun of a spa hot tub makes the perfect place to relax and play. In summation, Brigg House will offer guests a perfect venue for lazy holidays, family gatherings in splendid surrounds and an ideal base to explore Lakeland.

The Location

A few minutes' walk brings you to Torver with its two pubs, the best of which is Church House offing fine cuisine.

Coniston village lies two miles north, set in the very heart of the Lake District at the northwest tip of Coniston Water and sheltered in the lea of the Coniston mountain range. Radiating from the stone bridge, spanning Church Beck, the four main streets are a bustling community with a fine church, shops, a post office, cafes, a local brewery and five good pubs.

Coniston Water is one the most people friendly lakes, with much of the shore and the whole lake open to the public. At the Boating Centre you can hire rowing boats, sailing dinghies, kayaks and canoes or my favourite, the small motorboats, perfect for a day out exploring the hidden bays and wooded coves.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

Please note there is a refundable £250 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

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  • 5 bedrooms - 4 doubles and 1 twin
  • Range twin oven with 8 burners, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer
  • TV, DVD, video, CD
  • 1 en-suite bathroom with shower over bath
  • 4 en-suite shower rooms
  • 1 first-floor bathroom
  • 1 ground-floor WC
  • Garden with furniture and BBQ
  • Outside covered hot tub
  • Parking for 4 - 5 cars
  • Bed linen, towels, electric and gas central heating included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Pay telephone
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Pub within walking distance
  • Log burners in the lounge and dining room- logs available to purchase locally

Holly Popham

This property is personally managed by Holly.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 23 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Christine 28th August 2020

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Reviewed by Jane 14th August 2020

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Reviewed by Caroline 31st July 2020

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Lovely big house. Well equipped. Very clean. Hot tub fantastic after long treks. Great location for walking and visiting tourist attractions around the Lakes.

Reviewed by Kay 17th July 2020

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Great and quiet location. Lovely warm log burners. Comfortable beds. Lovely cottage but some unfinished touches. Expected more for the price tag. Many door locks don't work. Ensuite room 1 door knob came off. Need mirror in the family bathroom. Well kitted kitchen but small. No oven mitts and freezer!!

Reviewed by Paul 18th October 2019

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We had 10 people staying in comfort for a week in October and cannot speak highly enough of this excellent accommodation. Superb wood burners in two rooms, well equipped kitchen, two local pubs (Wilson Arms recommended), comfortable bedrooms, great hot tub, comprehensive and helpful instructions - it has everything!

Reviewed by Rebecca 11th October 2019

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The house is lovely and a really good family space. The hot tub is also excellent and very easy to use. The location suited us perfectly with lots to do close by and some wonderful walks. We did all of shopping in Coniston. Hutchinson's has a great butcher.

Reviewed by Rebecca 4th October 2019

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Lovely house in a great location with two good pubs nearby. Well equipped kitchen. Worked well for a group of friends with dog and two children.

Reviewed by DIANE 26th July 2019

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Amazing property . Fantastic location, 2 pubs in short walking distance. We had an amazing stay, plenty of everything in the house. Hot tub was an added bonus which we used in the evenings after long walks. Lovely views from all around the house. Plenty of board games supplied which the children made good use of. Would definitely recommend brigg hoRead moreuse. Hide

Reviewed by Helen 19th July 2019

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Reviewed by Ian 21st June 2019

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Reviewed by David 14th June 2019

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Comfortable beds and lovely views from the windows. Kitchen was very well equipped which was great as we all ate together as a large group each night. Plenty of off road parking - we had 5 cars. Peaceful location. Wish I was back there.

Reviewed by Michael 7th June 2019

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Reviewed by Ricky 24th May 2019

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Reviewed by Rosie 3rd May 2019

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A great location, 3 miles walk from Coniston. Great local pub. Suitable for big family or groups of adults.

Reviewed by E 5th April 2019

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A lovely property, our favourite rooms being the lounge, dining room and conservatory. It is on the edge of paths to the lake and Coniston Old Man. We did lots of walking from the house but still have lots to explore. The weather was wonderful and our party of 8 and one baby enjoyed the space, the comfortable beds and the garden.

Reviewed by Joanne 29th March 2019

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The location of this cottage was perfect for the walks we wanted to do and having 2 really good pubs in walking distance was an added bonus. All 5 bedrooms are en suites which is great and although seem tiny the showers worked well. We would definitely recommend this property to others.

Reviewed by Louise 15th March 2019

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Fabulous location, and the house is massive and perfect for a large party. There was more than enough dishes and utensils which made catering easy for the amount of food and cups of tea we had! The local pub The Church House inn is well worth a visit as food was fantastic and Amanda our host provided us with a private room and table service as we nRead moreotified before we arrived we were a hen party! Would definitely come back! Hide

Reviewed by Andrew 22nd February 2019

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Would certainly recommend this cottage, very well equipped, comfortable and very well situated.

Reviewed by Christopher 15th February 2019

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Brigg House is a lovely place to stay. The living area is spacious with a comfy lounge and a large dining room. The kitchen is large, but narrow, but it was fine for our needs. The reception area is great for storing boots and the jacuzzi is a nice touch. Apart from the twin, the four bedrooms are a bit small, however, and there is no room for wardRead morerobes. Good space for parking and great location. Hide

Reviewed by Susan 28th December 2018

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It is a great house in a great location. The kitchen is well stocked with lots of serving dishes etc. We loved the hot tub and in summer the outdoor area would be fab. It is a spacious house with all bathrooms en-suite, they also have great views. There are two pubs in the village serving food. You can also walk into Coniston by the lake or an off Read moreroad pathway. Hide

Reviewed by Andrew 21st December 2018

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The house was in excellent decorative order and very well furnished. The kitchen was unusually well equipped to a high standard. It made a homely base to spend Christmas making a restful and tranquil holiday. Good for walks and local pubs.

Reviewed by Janet 12th October 2018

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A fantastic place for a large family holiday - we had a great time! A well stocked kitchen and newly decorated dining room is perfect for a large number of people. The hot tub was a great addition and the house is in a wonderfully quiet location with 2 pubs within walking distance.

Reviewed by Pat 5th October 2018

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We all enjoyed our stay in Brigg House . The large garden was ideal for the children , so many places to play hide and seek !. The adults enjoyed the real fire , ideal to relax and reflect at the end of the day,and not forgetting the lovely HotTub , just what we needed to recharge our batteries , Thankyou.

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From the back garden looking up to the house
Peaceful location
With a hot tub to relax in
The comfy lounge with log burner
A bright and airy space
Relax in the comfy sofas
A warm welcome is provided
A second log burner in the dining room
Plenty of space to enjoy meals together
The bright, sociable space
Fantastic place to relax
Show 17 moreDining room leads through to the bright and airy conservatory

Location

Map
Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

Adventure, memories and awe-inspiring natural beauty await you in the rugged, wild and unique Cumbrian Lake District where beautiful expanses of water merge with magical forests against a backdrop of dramatic mountains and fells.

This ancient land has been sculpted by time and nature and is the newest UNESCO World Heritage Site and the first UK National Park to be awarded this outstanding accolade. Poets, writers and artists throughout the ages have been instinctively drawn here; William Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter and John Ruskin, to name a few. The attractions and the diverse landscape will not fail to charm the young and the young at heart, whether that be thrill-seeking activities you seek, pure and cathartic inspiration or simply just some relaxation, you will find it here.

Cycling, walking, canoeing, white-water rafting, flying, parachuting and ballooning are just some of the offerings for any level of adrenalin junky. Experience the glory of nature in the wild or in a setting such as the Predator Experience where you can walk with wolves and learn about the importance of conservation. For a complete day of family, enjoy treetop capers at Go-Ape in the Grizedale Forest.

Vibrant towns and villages are there to be discovered, be it by land or water. You can step back in time and enjoy a steamboat cruise on a lake or leisurely unearth the dynamic scene of contemporary art, culture and some of the best dining in the UK by foot, bus or car.

The National Park is an area of breath-taking beauty that will leave you spoilt for choice, refuelled and inspired. So much so that you’ll want to come back time and time again.

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