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Hardknott Cottage Living Area

Hardknott Cottage Living Area

Location, location, location!

Location, location, location!

Open Plan Living & Dining Areas

Open Plan Living & Dining Areas

Eskdale pink granite & fells behind

Eskdale pink granite & fells behind

Cottage door to lawned paddock

Cottage door to lawned paddock

Hardknott Cottage Brand New Kitchen

Hardknott Cottage Brand New Kitchen

Relax in the garden with a picnic

Relax in the garden with a picnic

Romantic Galleried Bedroom

Romantic Galleried Bedroom

Reflections in Wastwater Lake

Reflections in Wastwater Lake

Recently renovated bathroom

Recently renovated bathroom

Tranquil Wastwater Lake

Tranquil Wastwater Lake

Brand new over bath shower

Brand new over bath shower

Lovely new mosaic decor

Lovely new mosaic decor

Enjoy a BBQ in our stunning gardens

Enjoy a BBQ in our stunning gardens

Take a break from hiking

Take a break from hiking

Enjoy afternoon tea in comfort

Enjoy afternoon tea in comfort

Recently Renovated Bathroom

Recently Renovated Bathroom

Dramatic location of Harknott Fort

Dramatic location of Harknott Fort

Gentle walks through meadows

Gentle walks through meadows

Cycle England's steepest road!

Cycle England's steepest road!

Hardknott Cottage Living Area

Hardknott Cottage Living Area

Location, location, location!

Location, location, location!

Open Plan Living & Dining Areas

Open Plan Living & Dining Areas

Eskdale pink granite & fells behind

Eskdale pink granite & fells behind

Cottage door to lawned paddock

Cottage door to lawned paddock

Hardknott Cottage Brand New Kitchen

Hardknott Cottage Brand New Kitchen

Relax in the garden with a picnic

Relax in the garden with a picnic

Romantic Galleried Bedroom

Romantic Galleried Bedroom

Reflections in Wastwater Lake

Reflections in Wastwater Lake

Recently renovated bathroom

Recently renovated bathroom

Tranquil Wastwater Lake

Tranquil Wastwater Lake

Brand new over bath shower

Brand new over bath shower

Lovely new mosaic decor

Lovely new mosaic decor

Enjoy a BBQ in our stunning gardens

Enjoy a BBQ in our stunning gardens

Take a break from hiking

Take a break from hiking

Enjoy afternoon tea in comfort

Enjoy afternoon tea in comfort

Recently Renovated Bathroom

Recently Renovated Bathroom

Dramatic location of Harknott Fort

Dramatic location of Harknott Fort

Gentle walks through meadows

Gentle walks through meadows

Cycle England's steepest road!

Cycle England's steepest road!

Hardknott Cottage

Bridge End Farm Cottages Cumbria, CA19 1TG

Romantic, galleried one bedroom cottage

  • Best walks in the Lake District on our doorstep
  • Two pubs serving excellent food within 200 yards
  • WiFi & Sky TV - all sports, movies & kids channels
  • A magical place – one of England’s most beautiful
  • Flexible arrival & departure days and short breaks
  • Sublime, romantic location for special occasions
    • Sleeps 2Sleeps 2
    • Bedrooms 1Bedrooms 1
    • Bathrooms 1Bathrooms 1
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Dines 3Dines 3
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • VisitEngland 4 star

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Features

Sleeps 2

Sleeps 2

Bedrooms 1

Bedrooms 1

Dines 3

Dines 3

Child-Friendly

Child-Friendly

Extra baby kit

Extra baby kit

Space to play

Space to play

Matched bathrooms

Matched bathrooms

Dog Free Cottage

Dog Free Cottage

Dog Free Site

Dog Free Site

Spa treatments available

Spa treatments available

Activity breaks available

Activity breaks available

WiFi

WiFi

Dedicated Parking

Dedicated Parking

Coal/Log Effect Fire

Coal/Log Effect Fire

Extra beds available

Extra beds available

Barbecue

Barbecue

Bike storage

Bike storage

Walkable pub

Walkable pub

Lake/river onsite

Lake/river onsite

Beach within 10 miles

Beach within 10 miles

Walkable Fine Dining

Walkable Fine Dining

Walkable National Trail (within 1 mile)

Walkable National Trail (within 1 mile)

About & Contact

Romantic, galleried one bedroom cottage

A delightful open plan cottage with an attractive galleried bedroom and fell views, an exceptional choice for your honeymoon or any special occasion.

This cottage was the former byre, where the livestock were housed, with a galleried hayloft above and the original full height chimney breast protruding through the 3ft thick pink granite stone wall. We have paid special attention to keeping this original layout, with the spacious downstairs and galleried bedroom above, as well as a recently renovated bathroom to the side in what was once a storage room, solidly sectioned off by the stone walls.

'Hardknott Cottage is a perfect place to relax on your honeymoon. It is a beautiful and cosy place to relax after a long day walking. Everyone we have met in Boot has been really welcoming and friendly, especially the staff at the cottages! We will be back soon I am sure'.

Accommodation summary:

Ground floor: brand new open plan kitchen, installed in early 2018, dining area and lounge, 1 recently renovated bathroom with bath and powerful over bath shower.

First floor: 1 gallery double bedroom with king-size bed. On request a fold out Z bed for a young child and/or cot available.

Member since 1999

Tel:+44 (0)7768 664377

www.selectcottages.com

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Bridge End Farm Cottages
Cumbria, CA19 1TG

Location & Attractions

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  • Castle Castle
  • Cycling Cycling
  • Pub/Restaurant Pub/Restaurant
  • Visitors Attraction Visitors Attraction
  • Walks Walks

Hardknott Cottage, Bridge End Farm Cottages

Bridge End Farm
Boot
Eskdale
Holmrook
Cumbria
CA19 1TG

Castle Muncaster Castle

Historic Haunted Castle, Himalayan Gardens, World Owl Centre, MeadowVole Maze and Playgrounds, Cafe and Giftshops, and special events... A great day out for all the family!

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Cycling Eskdale Cycle Trail

The 8½-mile (14km) Eskdale Trail is a fully way-marked route taking cyclists from Dalegarth Visitor Centre in Boot through Eskdale away from cars to the coast at Ravenglass. It is great for all ages and you can hire bikes locally. You can also book your...

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Pub/Restaurant Brook House Pub

Our 2 village pubs, The Boot Inn and Brook House Inn are only 50 and 150 yards away, and there are a further 3 pubs in the valley - The Woolpack, King George IV and Bower House. They are all within a pleasant walk or 5 minutes' drive of Boot and serve...

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Visitors Attraction Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway

The Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway is one of the oldest and longest narrow gauge railways in England, known affectionately as La’al Ratty meaning “ little railway “ in olde Cumbrian dialect. The journey...

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Walks Scafell & Scafell Pike

Walk from the cottage door and climb England's two highest mountains in the same day, taking in breathtaking views of the Eskale valley along the way!

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Reviews for Hardknott Cottage at Bridge End Farm Cottages

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Meet the owner

Greg Poole

Now in our 29th year of providing exclusive, luxury accommodation here at Bridge End Farm Cottages, myself, Greg, and the team at Select Cottages are assuredly well-versed in providing all our guests with a truly exceptional Lakeland experience. Having lived and brought up a family in The Farmhouse, we now often return for our own holidays, as you can see from the photos! My connections with Premier Cottages go back a long way too! As one of the founding members and original Directors I introduced the name 'Premier Cottages' and served on the Board the first 4 years with responsibility for the brochure, marketing and recruitment. I am very proud that Bridge End Farm Cottages are one of less than a dozen properties that have remained under the same ownership and have continuously advertised in Premier Cottages in all 20 years of its existence! We look forward to personally welcoming you and your family in our Lakeland paradise!

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    • Bedrooms 4Bedrooms 4
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  • Location, location, location!
  • Open Plan Living & Dining Areas
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  • Relax in the garden with a picnic
  • Romantic Galleried Bedroom
  • Reflections in Wastwater Lake
  • Recently renovated bathroom
  • Tranquil Wastwater Lake
  • Brand new over bath shower
  • Lovely new mosaic decor
  • Enjoy a BBQ in our stunning gardens
  • Take a break from hiking
  • Enjoy afternoon tea in comfort
  • Recently Renovated Bathroom
  • Dramatic location of Harknott Fort
  • Gentle walks through meadows
  • Cycle England's steepest road!
    • Sleeps 2Sleeps 2
    • Bedrooms 1Bedrooms 1
    • Dines 3Dines 3
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Extra baby kitExtra baby kit
    • Space to playSpace to play
    • Matched bathroomsMatched bathrooms
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Dog Free SiteDog Free Site
    • Spa treatments availableSpa treatments available
    • Activity breaks availableActivity breaks available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • Coal/Log Effect FireCoal/Log Effect Fire
    • Extra beds availableExtra beds available
    • BarbecueBarbecue
    • Bike storageBike storage
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
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    • Beach within 10 milesBeach within 10 miles
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    • Bedrooms 1Bedrooms 1
    • Dines 2Dines 2
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    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Dog Free SiteDog Free Site
    • Spa treatments availableSpa treatments available
    • Activity breaks availableActivity breaks available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • BarbecueBarbecue
    • Bike storageBike storage
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Lake/river onsiteLake/river onsite
    • Beach within 10 milesBeach within 10 miles
    • Walkable Fine DiningWalkable Fine Dining
    • Walkable National Trail (within 1 mile)Walkable National Trail (within 1 mile)