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Bankfield House

The house from the paddock
80 reviews
The house from the paddock
The Green Bedroom
The Red Bedroom
The view from the front of the house
Sand bedroom
The Dining Conservatory
Wild flowers on our driveway
The house from the driveway
Another picture of the Green Bedroom
The patio
The patio ,ideal for BBQ's and pre dinner drinks
The Lounge
The Snug
Morecambe Bay from the paddock
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5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 15
Allithwaite, Cumbria, England
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We live in the white house right next door to Bankfield House so are on hand to welcome you and also to answer any questions you may have during your stay.
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Mrs Chris...
1 review
Reviewed 13 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

This beautiful house easily accommodated our party of 9 adults, 5 children(aged 5 to 15) and 2 dogs! Eric and Helen were very welcoming and provide some lovely little extras. There was plenty of outside space and the views from the patio were stunning. The location made the southern lakes very accessible. All in all, a comfortable and relaxing holiday...

Management response:

It was a joy to have you all stay at Bankfield House...so glad you enjoyed your stay and there will always be a welcome for you here anytime.


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Reviewed 1 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Week spent in Bankfield house with a party of 9 adults, 5 kids and 2 dogs. House was lovely and clean, towels provided and bedrooms spacious and comfy and enough room to make most into family rooms. Plenty of space for our party not to feel on top of each other, although the kitchen did feel slightly cluttered with a...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 12 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Bankfield house is a beautiful house in lovely surroundings. Everything a large family group with 2 dogs could possibly need, very clean, spacious,and well equipped . The garden is perfect for all and Helen and Eric have thought of all the touches to make your stay easy and relaxing. planning our next stay already!!

Management response:

So glad you enjoyed your stay at Bankfield House .We always like to get feedback from our guests. Looking forward to welcoming you back. All the very best, Eric and Helen


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
- All electricity, gas and logs included in price.
- There are 4 TV's in total – 1 in the Green bedroom and 3 in the reception rooms and kitchen. 2 have DVD players combined.
- We can provide 2 travel cots, a pushchair and two highchairs if requested .
- We can also provide two single folding beds to convert most of the bedrooms into family rooms.
- There's an extra toilet downstairs just off the Drying Room
- Drying Room for walking clothes and boots

- Traditional Aga and farmhouse kitchen
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Full baths
    3 Fulls
    5 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 Super King
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5 Jan 2018 -
29 Mar 2018
3 nights
30 Mar 2018 -
5 Apr 2018
3 nights
6 Apr 2018 -
25 May 2018
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About the neighbourhood
Allithwaite is a quaint village with an excellent pub, a train station, church, shop - all within walking distance of the house.

Nearby we have Grange Over Sands which is an Edwardian holiday destination with duck pond, promenade and many interesting shops,including award winning butchers and bakery.There is also a Spar and a Co-op.For the major supermarkets a 25min drive to Kendal is required.

Cartmel is a mile away and is food lovers heaven with a double Michelin starred restaurant and lots of pubs in the medieval village square.The beautiful Priory dates back to 1190 and is well worth a visit,and do not forget the racecourse which is one of the lovliest settings in the country to watch National Hunt racing.

Activities nearby include: Golf (1 mile), Walking,(the Cumbrian Coastal Path...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 150.0 km
Railway: Kents Bank: 1.5 km
Ferry: Heysham: 50.0 km
By Car leave Junction 36 off the M6 and travel along the A591 towards Windermere, taking the A590 signposted to the Lake District Peninsulas. At the Meathop roundabout, take the B5277 to Grange-over-Sands and Allithwaite. .On entering Grange over Sands you will pass the Railway Station on your left before coming to a mini roundabout,take the first exit up the hill where you will come to another mini roundabout,take the first exit .Stay on this road passing the bandstand on your left,go up the steep hill and after about 1 mile you will enter the village of Allithwaite.You will see Kirkhead Road on your left and just past the post box is the entrance to Jack Hill,on the left.Bankfield House is the very first driveway on your left.We live in the white house at the end of the drive,Bankfield H... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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