Welcome to Hill Top Farm and Hill Top Barn together is perfect for family accommodating upto 16 people.  Self-catering holiday cottage in the Lake District, Cumbria.

    Notice- Cancellation- A week from 26th  July 2019  for a week now available

    Availability- Weekends and weeks in 2019 only a few left now:-from September. Taking bookings for 2020

    Hill Top is an attractive place from which to explore the Southern Lakes, or simply to relax in the house and garden and watch the ever-changing views.

    Characterful accommodation - the Farm dates back to the 1700s

     Exposed beams, old slate flagged floors, an open fire and wood burning stoves

     Peaceful rural setting with no neighboring properties

     Less than a mile from local shops and pubs

     Large garden with plentiful sitting out spots, barbeques, a fire pit and a games loft.

    Our aim is to share our home (when we are not there) with groups & families who enjoy the Lake District. We're delighted that Hill Top Farm is so popular, so please try and book well ahead.


    Hill Top Farm ( upto 12 )

    Fully equipped kitchen / dining room with open range fire and French doors overlooking the garden and hillside

    Small sitting room /snug / 5th bedroom

    Large lounge with woodburning stove and ?secret? bookcase/ door through to the Barn

    Smart TV, Apple TV, Bose speakers and wireless internet

    Sleeps 12: 2 double bedrooms, 1 twin bedroom, a large attic with 4 single beds ( perfect for kids) and a sofabed in the snug downstairs

    2 bathrooms and an outside loo

    Full central heating with wood & coal provided for the open fire and woodburning stove

    Hill Top Farm Barn (upto 4)

     Converted in 2014, the attached barn includes:-

     Walk-in shower room with slate floor

    High spec kitchen units and appliances (Neff & Corian) and dining area

    Lounge with multi-fuel fire, smart TV, Apple TV, DVD player, internet wifi, Harris tweed sofas, bifold doors to the garden and open views

    Lockable connecting door to the farmhouse

    Solid oak floors on the ground floor and Herdwick wool carpets upstairs

    2 bedrooms, 1 double bed, 1 twin bedded room

    Bathroom with freestanding bath

    Full central heating.


    Enclosed gardens with swings and a hammock

    Secluded sitting areas overlooking the estuary with additional sitting areas at the front and side of the house

    New veranda built over the patio and linked to the french door to the lounge

    Garden tables and chairs, BBQs and fire pit

    Small field - may be occupied by sheep, ponies or chickens

    A detached barn with a games room in the loft including: table tennis, pool and football tables and wood and coal storage

    Boiler house for storage with an additional fridge, freezer and washing/drying facilities

    Outside toilet

    Secure store for bikes & boats with off-road cycle routes close by and walks from the house

    Parking for up to 6-8 cars.

    Location and nearby attractions

    Hill Top enjoys a peaceful and secluded location, with no neighbouring properties and yet the villages of Penny Bridge and Greenodd are within a short walk / four minute drive with local facilities including a Post Office and general store, butcher, baker, chip shop and two pubs ? one with its own brewery on site.

     The Lakeside and Haverthwaite steam railway is just 3 miles away. Here you can catch a train to Lakeside, visit Stott Park Bobbin Mill, the Aquarium of the Lakes or catch a ferry to Windermere and Ambleside

    A passenger ferry to Coniston village usually runs from the Victorian pier at Lake Bank; boats can be hired at Coniston, a short drive away

    Estuary walks - great for dogs and kids on the beach

    Historic working farm with ice cream and tea rooms at Bouth

    Fishing on the lakes and rivers

    Serious fell walking within 30 minutes' drive

    Grizedale Forest has a range of walks, an adventure playground, Go-Ape zip trekking, sculpture trails, cycling, cycle hire and cafe

    Health treatments & spas within 10 minutes? drive

    Three pubs within two miles serving good food and locally brewed beer

    Market town of Ulverston with independent shops, a great supermarket (Booths) and a range restaurants and take-aways just 4.5 miles away

    Nearest train station is Ulverston, mainline trains at Oxenholme in Kendal                               

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