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Big White House

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Overview
11 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
24 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental 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...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
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Maximum of two dogs allowed.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 3 Showers
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About the Manager
Stay Lakeland (Property Manager Stay Lakeland Ltd)
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed 7 March 2020

Eighteen of us stayed at the Big White House and had a great time.The dining area is very well planned and designed, with hot plates which we used for our hot buffet on the first night and cooked breakfast in the morning. The kitchen is...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank karenbai
Reviewed 6 December 2019 via mobile

What can i say. Our annual pre Christmas get together all 24 of the clan. The house exceeded all expectations. Wd wanted for nothing. Every little thing covered. We stayed Friday to monday arriving at various timrs due to work and school. Saturday full monty...More

Date of stay: December 2019
1  Thank Sightsee788288
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Reviewed 20 October 2019

Perfect place for family get together.All rooms are clean,highly recommended.Maryport beach Is nearby and local stores.Nearly one hour drive to lakes.Calm and peaceful area.

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Jobin J
Reviewed 4 September 2019

Stayed at the BWH for 4 days and loved the open space and loads of rooms each room had an en-suite toilet room (great for some privacy) and the kitchen/dining room and lounge facilities were fantastic Great setting, and a wonderful location Everyone old and...More

Date of stay: August 2019
1  Thank Shahidmv
Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely time at the big white house! It was perfect to cater for a large group, with nicely decorated rooms and very clean throughout. There was enough seating both inside and outside to have meals together and in the kitchen there was...More

Date of stay: July 2019
1  Thank chloe838
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Pool Table
Private Garden
Safe
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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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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