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Winder Barn

(Ref. 1131722)

Askham, Cumbria, Cumbria & The Lake District Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 6 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 3 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


1 Customer Review

  • "We all had a wonderful stay at the cottage, it was just as described."

    Would definitely recommend and would be returning here!

    Glad to hear you had a wonderful stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Georgia5.0Mar 2024


  • Three bedrooms: 2 x king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, and WC, 1 x family room with double and single with en-suite bath, shower over, basin, and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room with gas stove
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, slimline dishwasher, kettle, toaster
  • Smart TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available on request
  • Off-road parking for 3 cars
  • Rear garden with gravel and furniture
  • Access to secure dog field
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.8 miles, Ullswater 2.5 miles
  • Note: The property sleeps a maximum of six guests
  • Note: Check-in from 4pm and check-out by 10am

The property

Winder Green Barn, a delightful holiday barn conversion rests down a tranquil and private country track in the charming village of Askham, Cumbria.

With Smart TV, en-suite bedrooms, and easy access to the unbeatable views of the Lake District National Park, this pet-friendly property invites six guests and two furry friends; ideal for those looking to explore the scenic beauty of Cumbria.

Step inside and be welcomed into the fully-equipped kitchen, where you can cook delicious meals as a family, enjoy a games night around the dining table, or lounge around in front of the gas fire to watch a movie on the TV.

From here, the three bedrooms host a delightful space to drift off into a deep sleep, before getting ready for your day of watersports and hiking in style in one of the three en-suite shower rooms.

Outside, you can relax on the outdoor furniture, perfect for enjoying a morning cup of coffee or a glass of wine in the evening.

If you’re bringing a four-legged friend along, be sure to make use of the secure dog field, where you can let your pooch run free with some peace of mind.

If your four-legged friend still has plenty of energy to burn off, you're in a prime position for rambling and hiking, with the surrounding fells and more level walks around Ullswater an idyllic walk away and many other lakes just short and scenic drive away.

Winder Green Barn makes an ideal choice for families looking to adventure the stunning scenery of Cumbria.

Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 1150899, 1150898, and 1131723 together sleeping up to 20 guests.

High Winder Holiday Cottages

High Winder Holiday Cottages are a charming complex of self-catering holiday homes resting on the outskirts of Askham, a beautiful village near Pooley Bridge in Cumbria. This superb collection is all in the best location to explore the picturesque landscapes of The Lake District National Park, lying high in the Lakeland Fells above the northern end of Ullswater, ideal for families and friends seeking a rural retreat. Located along a private lane, winding through fields and farmland, the cottages overlook the stunning woodland and countryside and enjoy direct access to Askham Fell, from which you can join a number of walks including to Ullswater Lake, Pooley Bridge and even mountains for the keen hikers in your group. Each property accepts two dogs, with access to a secure dog field, along with off-road parking, while lovers of nature and animals can savour the setting, where you may see deer, red squirrels, badgers, pheasant, fell ponies and an abundance of birds, while being encompassed by dramatic and breathtaking scenery. You can also enjoy access to the Ullswater Way and the stunning Ullswater Lake, known for its perfect watersporting atmosphere, the steamers, and the surrounding fells and mountains. By car, Pooley Bridge and Lowther Castle are worth a visit, showcasing the Lake District's historic architecture and offering more amenities, as well as its unrivalled landscapes, which interlace a wealth of characterful stops while on your days out. When it's time to dine out, a handful of eateries lie in the delightful village of Glenridding, just a scenic drive away, or the more built-up Keswick, which keeps with the allure of the national park, while offering ample amenities. Whatever you choose, High Winder Holiday Cottages is an excellent group of properties, sure to complete a perfect countryside getaway.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £300.

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About the location


Penrith 4.7 miles; Ambleside 18.7 miles; Bowness-on-Windermere 21.3 miles.

Askham is a village and civil parish resting in the Eden district of Cumbria, England. Seen as one of the most attractive villages in the County of Westmorland and adjoining the River Lowther, this village contains many whitewashed cottages surrounded by rural country fields, making it a peaceful setting for friends, families or couples seeking an escape to the beautiful Lake District National Park. The village itself has a convenience store, as well as a couple of pubs and restaurants for that fine dining experience. A short drive away is the historic and thriving towns of Ambleside, Bowness-on-Windermere and Keswick, all of which are popular tourist attractions with a range of sites to be seen. Make sure to visit Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum, as well as Lake Windermere for its lakeside walks and watersporting opportunities. A truly delightful rural base, with attractions to suit all ages and tastes.

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This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas