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BARN ROOST, Ruthwaite

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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Barn Roost is a characterful 2 bedroom cottage sleeping 4 with a cosy wood burning stove for those chilliy Cumbrian nights and a delightful garden to relax in after a day on the nearby fells. Pets are very welcome at this property.
Barn Roost is an absolutely beautiful Grade II listed cottage dating back to 1690's, nestling in the tranquil, rural hamlet of Ruthwaite, located in the Northern Fells within the National Park. The cottage has been fully refurbished, with the additional of a new kitchen and bathroom, whilst retaining the historic features that give it direct connections to the famous Cumbrian huntsman John Peel. He lived next door for thirty years and owned the barn that is now Barn Roost.
The cottage benefits from a charming, peaceful setting but is within easy reach of Keswick, Cockermouth and a wealth of amenities and to...
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About the Manager, Cottage Holiday Group
Languages spoken: English
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Listed since : Jul 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Well equipped cottage, in a beautiful quiet hamlet. A short walk down a footpath to beautiful views. Great parking outside and lovely interior with period features. Great for sitting out at the back of the house on an evening in the piece and quiet. Fabulous history - the house was once the barn that was owned by John Peel-a local...

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Good afternoon Thank you for your review following your stay at this lovely cottage. We are delighted you enjoyed this quiet retreat and we hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards Lakes Cottage Holidays 017687 74060


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Selby, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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What a beautiful snug little cottage with bags of charm and character. Perfect location for exploring the area around Keswick.

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Good evening Thank you for your kind review following your stay at Barn Roost. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at this charming cottage and we hope to welcome you again in the future. Kind regards Lakes Cottage Holidays 017687 74060


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grimsby uk
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 29 March 2014 for a stay in March 2014
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lovely little cottage in middle of no where, irbey village was just under a mile away, although there was nothing there... the sites say little shop and pub, well the pub has been shut 6 months and there is a little house that sells eggs and some fresh veg with a donation pot so thats ok, we found nearest village...

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Thank you for your review of Barn Roost We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found the property suitable for your requirements. We hope that we...


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