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Whillan Beck Cottage beyond bridge

Whillan Beck Cottage beyond bridge

Upstairs Bedroom with Kingsize Bed

Upstairs Bedroom with Kingsize Bed

Downstairs Living and Dining Areas

Downstairs Living and Dining Areas

Romantic kingsize bed with views

Romantic kingsize bed with views

Brand New Kitchen!

Brand New Kitchen!

Whillan Beck Brand New Bathroom

Whillan Beck Brand New Bathroom

Cottage view of Eskdale Mill

Cottage view of Eskdale Mill

The tumbling Whillan Beck

The tumbling Whillan Beck

Relax with a garden picnic

Relax with a garden picnic

Boot Village under mighty Scafell

Boot Village under mighty Scafell

Bluebell woods in Eskdale

Bluebell woods in Eskdale

Cycling in the Eskdale woods

Cycling in the Eskdale woods

Steam train & stunning scenery

Steam train & stunning scenery

Relax in the River Esk rock pools

Relax in the River Esk rock pools

Celebrate your special occasion

Celebrate your special occasion

Explore Hardknott Roman Fort

Explore Hardknott Roman Fort

Our Riverside Paddock

Our Riverside Paddock

Beach at St Bees Head

Beach at St Bees Head

Wastwater Lake 'Britain's Best View

Wastwater Lake 'Britain's Best View

Our cottages in Boot in foreground

Our cottages in Boot in foreground

Whillan Beck Cottage beyond bridge

Whillan Beck Cottage beyond bridge

Upstairs Bedroom with Kingsize Bed

Upstairs Bedroom with Kingsize Bed

Downstairs Living and Dining Areas

Downstairs Living and Dining Areas

Romantic kingsize bed with views

Romantic kingsize bed with views

Brand New Kitchen!

Brand New Kitchen!

Whillan Beck Brand New Bathroom

Whillan Beck Brand New Bathroom

Cottage view of Eskdale Mill

Cottage view of Eskdale Mill

The tumbling Whillan Beck

The tumbling Whillan Beck

Relax with a garden picnic

Relax with a garden picnic

Boot Village under mighty Scafell

Boot Village under mighty Scafell

Bluebell woods in Eskdale

Bluebell woods in Eskdale

Cycling in the Eskdale woods

Cycling in the Eskdale woods

Steam train & stunning scenery

Steam train & stunning scenery

Relax in the River Esk rock pools

Relax in the River Esk rock pools

Celebrate your special occasion

Celebrate your special occasion

Explore Hardknott Roman Fort

Explore Hardknott Roman Fort

Our Riverside Paddock

Our Riverside Paddock

Beach at St Bees Head

Beach at St Bees Head

Wastwater Lake 'Britain's Best View

Wastwater Lake 'Britain's Best View

Our cottages in Boot in foreground

Our cottages in Boot in foreground

Whillan Beck Cottage

Bridge End Farm Cottages Cumbria, CA19 1TG

Our smallest, cutest cottage, closest to the fells

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

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From £560

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– Member Since 1999 –

Features

Sleeps 2

Bedrooms 1

Dines 2

Child-Friendly

Extra baby kit

Matched bathrooms

Dog Free Cottage

Dog Free Site

Spa treatments available

Activity breaks available

WiFi

Dedicated Parking

Barbecue

Bike storage

Walkable pub

Lake/river onsite

Beach within 10 miles

Walkable Fine Dining

Walkable National Trail (within 1 mile)

About & Contact

Our smallest, cutest cottage, closest to the fells

A gorgeous little cottage beside the Whillan Beck with views of the quaint 17th Century packhorse bridge and waterfall beyond.

This quaint cottage was originally a stable, then a wool shed and is now the cosy, romantic cottage that you will encounter! We are giving Whillan Beck a complete makeover in early 2018, renovating the whole downstairs area, installing a brand new kitchen and brand new bathroom upstairs, so come and be one of the first to enjoy the finished product!

'This is our 6th visit to the cottages and 50 years visiting Eskdale! Whillan Beck cottage is most delightful and comfortable. We have everything we need and more. We look forward to our next visit'.

Accommodation summary:

Ground floor: combined kitchen/diner/lounge, completely refitted in early 2018.

First floor: 1 double bedroom with king-size bed, 1 bathroom with bath and over bath shower, brand new in 2018.

Location & Attractions

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  • Castle
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Restaurant
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Whillan Beck Cottage, Bridge End Farm Cottages

Bridge End Farm
Boot
Eskdale
Holmrook
Cumbria
CA19 1TG

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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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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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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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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Reviews for 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 1Bedrooms 1
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    • Activity breaks availableActivity breaks available
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    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • BarbecueBarbecue
    • Bike storageBike storage
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Lake/river onsiteLake/river onsite
    • Beach within 10 milesBeach within 10 miles
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