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Big White House

68 reviews
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11 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
24 guests
1 night minimum
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The Big White House is a detached Four Star self-catering Lake District holiday home which is located just outside of Cockermouth, Cumbria. This Lake District holiday home can sleep up to 24 people across 11 bedrooms. This self catering holiday home also has large kitchen and huge dining area, the house has separate lounges and a spacious garden with summerhouse. The Big White House boasts a huge dining room with large 18' dining table which can seat everyone. In addition there is a first floor TV lounge with large 50' TV and Blu-Ray home cinema system. All four bathrooms have modern quality fittings and is central heated throughout. The house is ideal for family parties, get-togethers and corporate meetings; unlike camping barns and hostels the Big White House offers sole use. The House...The Big White House is a detached Four Star self-catering Lake District holiday home which is located just outside of Cockermouth, Cumbria. This Lake District holiday home can sleep up to 24 people across 11 bedrooms. This self catering holiday home also has large kitchen and huge dining area, the house has separate lounges and a spacious garden with summerhouse. The Big White House boasts a huge dining room with large 18' dining table which can seat everyone. In addition there is a first floor TV lounge with large 50' TV and Blu-Ray home cinema system. All four bathrooms have modern quality fittings and is central heated throughout. The house is ideal for family parties, get-togethers and corporate meetings; unlike camping barns and hostels the Big White House offers sole use. The House has access to the Northern Lake District including areas such as: Lorton, Keswick and Buttermere, with excellent views over the Solway to Scotland from the house. Local business can provide services like catering, a hot tub for the garden and real ale in the keg just let us know what you require to make your event memorable and we will do our best to help. More
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Stay Lakeland (Property Manager Stay Lakeland Ltd)
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed 30 January 2019

I booked the house for a weekend so that family and friends could help me celebrate my 70th birthday. The house is spacious, comfortable and has an amazingly well equipped kitchen. Even rubber gloves were provided :) The party included 6 kids who made good...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Cumbriatravellers14
Reviewed 19 November 2018

This house is ideal for any large groups, be it hen-do's, stag's or a family get together. We went for my husband's 30th with a group aged from 8 weeks to 30. The kids loved running about like loons, and the house is well equipped...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Anneliese B
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

The accommodation is excellent for large groups of family and friends. Eighteen of us had an excellent weekend from 31st August to 2nd September. It is like a mini hotel without the staff. All amenities, cooker, oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, cutlery and crockery are all...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Theredsofanfield
Reviewed 23 February 2018

The Big White House is of a high standard, with all of the amenities needed for a large group. As an all adult group some rooms only having bunk beds and some with no toilet, did make it a little unfair, but a good old...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Had my daughters 21st party here this weekend . Lovely spacious house clean and warm upon arrival. Everything you could think off was there in the fully equipped kitchen. Lovely views and two lovely pubs in the village . Would definitely recommend and would definitely...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank anneharrison1962
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Game Room
Pool Table
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
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Ground Floor Dining Room: The dining room has a large dining table which seats 24 people; in addition there is also cabinets with hotplates and separate unit with wine chillier unit. Adjacent to the dining room is the snug area. Snug: This area is adjacent to the dining room and has sofa seating and chairs and electric flame effect fire; making this a great place to relax after a big meal. Kitchen: Fully-Fitted kitchen complete with two electric ovens, gas hob, two electric grills, two toasters, microwave, constant boiling water vendor, two dishwashers, washing machine and dryer. Bedroom 1: Double Bedroom with En-Suite toilet and washbasin. Bedroom 2: Twin Bedroom with En-Suite toilet and washbasin. Bedroom 3: Twin Bedroom with En-Suite toilet and washbasin. Bathroom 1: Bathroom with toilet, washbasin, and shower . Bedroom 4: Bunk Bedroom with En-Suite toilet and washbasin. Bedroom 5: Bunk & Single Bedroom with En-Suit toilet and washbasin. Bedroom 6: Double Bedroom with En-Suite toilet and washbasin. Shower Room: Shower room with toilet, hand basin and shower. Shower Room 2: Shower room with toilet, hand basin and shower. Pool Room: Pool room complete with pool table. FIRST FLOOR Bedroom 7: Bunk Bedroom with En-suite toilet and washbasin. Bedroom 8: Twin Bedroom with En-suite toilet and washbasin. Bedroom 9: Twin Bedroom with En-suite toilet and washbasin. Bedroom 10: Twin bedroom with furniture. Bedroom 11: Family bedroom with double and single bed. Bathroom 2: Bathroom with toilet, washbasin, bath and shower over bath. Bathroom 3 Bathroom with toilet, washbasin, bath and shower over bath. Home Cinema Room: The TV lounge has leather sofa seating and 50' with Blu-Ray home cinema system. TV Lounge: TV lounge with leather sofas and TV with DVD player.
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About the neighbourhood
Set at the confluence of the rivers Cocker and Derwent, Cockermouth is a quaint market town, which although dates back to medieval era the main period of growth was during the Georgian period of the early eighteenth century.The town is eight miles north-west of Keswick hosts a number galleries, river walks and places of historical interest. Cockermouth is the birth place of poet William Wordsworth.This gem of a town with ample galleries, river walks and historic Cockermouth Castle. Lots of pubs, specialist shopping and restaurants. Close to Bassenthwaite Lake there are so many other things to do and see in Cockermouth, making it the perfect family location. Cockermouth also does not suffer overcrowding of some of the more central Lake District towns.
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