A secluded holiday home just outside the bounds of Lake District National Park, Udford House sits along the River Eamont near the historic market town of Penrith, Cumbria, a child-friendly countryside cottage featuring ground floor underfloor heating, open fire, and original beams throughout.
An idyllic outdoor and fishing retreat along the River Eamontjust outside the bounds of Lake District National Park, Udford House near the market town of Penrith, Cumbria, makes the perfect holiday home for families and friends.
A sandstone barn conversion approached down a long farm track, this luxury cottage features original beams throughout. Udford House is a half-mile from the nearest neighbour and offers stunning views of the river and the nearby Pennines.
Enjoy your welcome hamper in the open plan kitchen and dining area, with seating for six guests. The ground floor features oil underfloor heating throughout, whilst the sitting room boasts an open fire, two comfy sofas, flat-screen TV with DVD player, and French windows that open onto the patio.
Access the first floor of this child-friendly cottage by a wooden staircase to find a master double bedroom with en-suite bath and two twin bedrooms. Outside, a large lawn leading to the unfenced riverbank allows for games of croquet whilst your dog frolics on the grass and you cook dinner on the barbecue. Enjoy a wealth of public footpaths throughout the estate and along the riverbank or book a trout fishing excursion through the property owner.
The historic market town of Penrith boasts a number of independent shops and boutique cafes and restaurants and offers easy access to the beautiful Eden Valley and the Lake District. Nearby Brougham Castle dates to the early 13th century and makes for a fascinating day exploring its complex of passages and spiral stairways.