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Bank Barn - Wreay

Watermillock - Ullswater

Key Information

Sleeps:8

Star Rating:VE 5 Star Gold Award

Changeover:Friday

Pets:No Pets

Other: Lake & Mountain Views
Wi-Fi Broadband

See Also - Grammar School House   Horrock Wood Farm   Low Longthwaite Farm  

Bank Barn - Wreay Access Statement

ACCESS STATEMENT FOR BANK BARN WREAY, WATERMILLOCK

 

The following access statement has been provided by the owner of the property

 

Introduction

Bank Barn is a luxuriously appointed, spacious detached property set in a commanding position with views across fields towards Lake Ullswater, arguably the most beautiful lake in the Lake District. 

The property is located in the hamlet of Watermillock and was converted from a working cowshed into a residential home a number of years ago and features bedrooms downstairs and spacious living and dining rooms upstairs.  The interior features a combination of solid stone and oak floorings, latch doors and all the original beams have been retained.

Bank Barn is the ideal location for cyclists, sailors and walkers.

 

Pre-Arrival

  • The property can be booked via The Lakeland Cottage Company
  • Nearest bus stop ¼ mile away from the property
  • Nearest train station, PENRITH is 7 miles away and you would need to prebook a taxi
  • The nearest airport is Newcastle Upon Tyne and is approximately 78 miles away

 

ACCESS STATEMENT FOR BANK BARN WREAY, WATERMILLOCK

 

The following access statement has been provided by the owner of the property

 Introduction

Bank Barn is a luxuriously appointed, spacious detached property set in a commanding position with views across fields towards Lake Ullswater, arguably the most beautiful lake in the Lake District. 

The property is located in the hamlet of Watermillock and was converted from a working cowshed into a residential home a number of years ago and features bedrooms downstairs and spacious living and dining rooms upstairs.  The interior features a combination of solid stone and oak floorings, latch doors and all the original beams have been retained.

Bank Barn is the ideal location for cyclists, sailors and walkers.

Pre-Arrival

  • The property can be booked via The Lakeland Cottage Company
  • Nearest bus stop ¼ mile away from the property
  • Nearest train station, PENRITH is 7 miles away and you would need to prebook a taxi
  • The nearest airport is Newcastle Upon Tyne and is approximately 78 miles away

 

LOCAL FACILITIES

Pooley Bridge is the closest village and 2.6 miles away and the following are available

  • Post office/shop
  • Pub
  • Outdoor clothing shop
  • Café
  • Nearest petrol station is 4 miles away
  • Penrith (7 miles away) there is a Sainsburys, Morrisons, Co-Op,  fishmonger, wholefood and bakery shops, etc

 

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

 

  • Car parking for two cars at the rear – stone pebble driveway
  • Covered car parking at the front – tarmac sloping driveway
  • Entrance at the back is accessible via one step 13cm high
  • Main entrance at the front is one step, 10cm high

 

Back entrance

One step up from the gravel driveway – 13cm step up onto stone flags, 126cm wide

Threshold height – 12cm

Keyhole – 90cm

Door width 98cm

Smoke alarms and carbon dioxide alarms fitted


Entrance to the kitchen

Door width 80cm, handle 120cm

Two steps down, step height 15cm, tread 28cm

Solid oak floor

Height of kitchen work surfaces 93cm

Double aga 86cm high

5 ring gas hob

Microwave – height 52cm and oven 92

Double sink – height 90cm

Full sized freezer 14cm off the ground, 59cm wide x 183 tall and full sized fridge (same dimensions)

Extensive range of kitchen appliances

Large lime wood table seating 8

Flat front TV and Bose IPOD dock

One high chair

Exposed beams – extremely high ceilings!

 

Leading to the dining room

Doorway open inwards, 80cm, handle height 120cm

Continuous solid oak floorboards, no carpets

Dining table with 8 chairs – height 77cm

Easy chair and two seater sofa

Door leading to the back parking area 99cm wide, key height 90cm

Curved staircase with handrail leading to downstairs

 

WC

Door width 80cm, opens inwards, handle height 120cm

Washbasin 82cm

Narrow entrance to the WC – width 64cm

 

Sitting room

Door opens inwards, 82cm wide and handle at 120cm

Oak floorboards with a rectangular carpet 4m x 4m

Window seats – height 50cm

40” TV screen

CD/radio player

Open log fire with guard – height of grate 20cm

 

Main staircase leading to downstairs

Circular staircase, 15 steps down

Rail at 100cm

Height of steps 19cm, tread 26cm

 

Hallway

Main front door opens inwards – width 127cm

Stone flag floor with carpet  202 x 250cm

Corridor 95cm wide

 

Main bedroom

Door opening inwards 82cm wide, handle at 120cm

180 x 200cm bed, height 60cm

Feather duvet and pillows

Bedside tables with reading lights

Two window seats, height 46cm with cushions on top

Ensuite bathroom

Door opens inwards, 80cm, handle 120cm

Large bath, height 59cm

Shower – door opens outward, 26cm step up into shower

Double basins set on vanity unit height 77cm

Build in wardrobes and TV cupboard with DVD player

Cot for one child

 

Bedroom 2

Door opening inwards 80cm wide and handle 120cm

180cm x 200cm and 70cm high

Feather duvets and pillow, cotton bedding

Two bedside tables 72cm with reading lights

Chest of drawers

Window seat, height 46cm

Ensuite bathroom

Door opens inwards, 80cm and handle 120cm

Bath, height 61cm

Separate shower unit, step up 30cm

Washbasin 80cm

WC 40cm

 

Twin bedrooms x 2

Door opens inwards, 80cm wide and handle 120cm

Twin beds, 90cm x 190cm

Chest of drawers, 90cm height

Wardrobe

Bedside tables, height 53cm with reading lights

Shared bathroom

Door opens inwards, 80cm and handle 120cm

Washbasin 80cm

Shower cubicle with 30cm step up

Bath 54cm

 

Corridor

4 steps up to laundry – height of steps 18cm and tread 34cm

 

Laundry

Door opens inwards, 80cm and handle 120cm

Built in cupboards, 95cm high

Dryer, height 59cm

Washing machine, height 59cm

Double sink, height 88cm

Iron and ironing board

Clothes airer

Stone flag floor

Door opening inwards, access go garden 89cm wide, keyhole 93cm and handle 96cm

 

Snug

3 steps up, 18cm height and 34cm tread

Desk 95cm wide and 76cm depth

Sofas, 220 x 70 x 40cm and 210 x 70 x 40cm

Door opens inwards, leading out to garden, width 97cm, keyhole 93cm and handle 96cm

Stairs, 10 leading to upstairs, 18cm high and tread 32cm

Door opens into upstairs entrance, 82cm wide, handle 130cm

Underfloor heating with a rug on top

Flatscreen TV with DVD player

Selection of DVDs and book available

 

Back entrance (boiler room)

Stone sink, 90cm high

2 window seats 120cm x 42cm

Build in cupboard with boiler inside

Large area to store coats, shoes, willies etc

Back door 98cm wide, keyhole 88cm and handle 92 cm

 

Stone flags surround the outside of the house

2 steps down to clothes drying area, height 16cm, treat 84cm

7 steps further down to the garden area  

Sloping driveway, 15 staggered steps down to the car park – parking for two cars

 

Garden

Sandstone patio area 30cm step up

Dining table 240cm x 110cm and 8 chairs

Sloping lawns

Walled garden

Flower boarder

 

Restaurants

  • Closest pub ¼ mile – The Brackenrigg
  • Leaming House Hotel – 2 miles
  • Sharrow Bay Hotel – 5 miles
  • The Sun Inn, Pooley Bridge – 2.6 miles
  • Indian and Italian restaurants in Penrith – 7 miles away

 

Additional information

  • Nearest public phone – The Brackenrigg pub
  • Mobile reception – good
  • NO SMOKING OR PETS
  • Information folder provided

 

Website booking address

Woodside

Charney Road

Cumbria

LA11 6BP

Telephone: 015395 38180

 

Local taxi company

Eden Taxis, 39 Great Dockray, PENRITH, Cumbria, CA11 7BN.  01768 865 432

Pooley Bridge is the closest village and 2.6 miles away and the following are available

  • Post office/shop
  • Pub
  • Outdoor clothing shop
  • Café
  • Nearest petrol station is 4 miles away
  • Penrith (7 miles away) there is a Sainsburys, Morrisons, Co-Op,  fishmonger, wholefood and bakery shops, etc