Thornyfield Barn

Crook near the Winster Valley, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 955244)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets Yes


  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Bowness-on-Windermere 4 miles.

A beautiful detached barn conversion situated in the heart warming village of Crook, drenched in long stretching countryside views adjacent to the beautiful Winster Valley, just four miles from Bowness-on-Windermere.

Boasting a luxury feel with pure attention to detail, this accommodation has been designed with the whole family in mind.

Follow the winding garden and enter inside to the bespoke kitchen, home to an island/breakfast bar, overlooked by pretty lighting, perfect for relaxing in the morning hours.

A charming dining area lies close by with bench seating, ideal for enjoying dinner time meals, watching TV in the peace and quiet.

Two steps down will take you to the super king-size bedroom, tied together with oak furnishings, which do stretch throughout the whole property.

The wonderful en-suite jack and jill bathroom is decorated to a hotel standard, showcasing classic fittings and added extra's; even censored wall mirrors.

Another king-size bedroom rests to the side, well presented, with a neighbouring en-suite that holds a lovely rainfall shower.

Wander up the stairs to the sitting room layered with exposed beams and plenty of seating, so you can feel right at home in front of the wood burner on a cosy evening.

French doors open out to the patio and views of the garden create a peaceful backdrop.

Up another two stairs to another suite of king-size bedrooms with exposed beams.

The master bedroom has a dressing area and an en-suite with a full-size walk-in shower.

The second bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe and shower room opposite which can be zip/link, and can be a twin if required.

A separate bathroom also rests on this floor for your convenience.

Outside is where you will want to be, in the hot tub with a refreshing drink, or simply sunning in the quirky garden.

Explore the village of Crook with its two hotels/pubs and a wide variety of walks on the surrounding fells.

Less than six miles from Lake Windermere; become a part of this wonderful holiday adventure promising a memorable getaway.


Four bedrooms: 1 x ground floor super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor super king-size double with en-suite rainfall shower, basin and WC, 1 x super king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x super king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request). Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area and breakfast bar. First floor sitting room with woodburner. External utility.


  • Eco central heating with underfloor heating and woodburner
  • Electric double oven and electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer with drinks chiller, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 2 x smart TV with Freesat, Nextflix and Amazon prime TV and music, bluetooth speaker, WIFI, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot, highchair and stairgate
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Electric car charging point
  • Lawned garden to the rear with patio, furniture and a hot tub
  • Two well behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles and pub 1 mile.

About the location


Windermere Train Stain 0.4 miles: Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 7 miles.

The vibrant twin towns of Bowness and Windermere hold enduring appeal for visitors to the Lake District National Park, with each providing a range of nearby attractions, amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. A variety of boat trips and boat hire are available from Windermere Lake Cruises in Bowness to Brockhole, Ambleside and Lakeside (at the southern end of the lake where the Lakeside Aquarium and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway are situated). The World of Beatrix Potter attraction and the Old Laundry theatre are 1.5 miles away. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is a 30-minute walk to enjoy the spectacular panorama of far-reaching views over the lake and surrounding fells. Brockhole, which offers high wire tree top experiences, is less than two miles away, and the historic villages of Grasmere, Ambleside and Troutbeck are a short drive away. There are also a variety of watersports on offer for the more energetic at marine centres along the lake. The area is ideally situated for exploring all that this region has to offer, whether by foot, bike, car, railway or bus; and is within easy reach of attractions such as the spectacular Langdales, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top House at Far Sawrey, Coniston, Grizedale Forest Park, with its delightful walks and famous outdoor sculptures, mountain biking and “Go-Ape” adventure park, Ullswater, Kendal, Keswick, stone circles, Roman forts and England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas