Brackenrigg Cottages

Keswick-on-Derwentwater, Cumbria, The Lake District

Sleeps 1-12
£210 - £2400


Brackenrigg Cottages offers 4 self catering cottages located in Keswick-on-Derwentwater in Cumbria. The cottages are located in the very heart of the World Heritage Lake District Park in seven acres of land with meadows and paddocks surrounding the accommodation. Three cottages are converted from a 19thcentury barn, retaining many of the original character, the large Estate house sleeps 10-12 and is a prestigious Victorian property, fully refurbished, and offers a high standard of comfort and facilities.

Stunning views to Helvellyn and surrounding fells, and Blencathra to the North. The gardens and woodlands are home to red squirrels, badgers, owls and abundant song birds and wildlife.


This barn converted cottage for two, is spacious and all on the ground floor. There is an open plan living/dining/kitchen area that offers a comfortable sofa, TV with DVD player, iPod doc, fully equipped kitchen including a microwave, halogen hobs, oven etc and dining table. There is a double bed and ample wardrobe space and an attractive en suite bathroom with bath/shower.

There’s a lovely outdoor seating area with BBQ & stunning views, a picnic lawn and a shared laundry room.

Welcomes on small behaved dog.


This barn converted holiday cottage, also sleeps 2, all on one floor. The open plan living area offers a comfortable sitting area with TV, DVD player, iPod doc and Wi-Fi. Stunning arched barn style window looking out over the views to Helvellyn.

The kitchen is equipped with everything you will need for a self catering holiday including oven, halogen hobs, fridge, microwave and dining table. There are two single beds, which can be made up as a super king double and a luxury en suite bathroom with bath/shower.

There’s an outdoor seating area with BBQ, picnic lawn and a shared laundry room.

The Sett

This is gorgeous barn converted cottage for 4-5 is well appointed barn cottage with two bedrooms; one double bedroom, and one with twin bedroom. The twin room also has room for a z-bed suitable for a child. Huge full height barn style windows overlooking the fell side garden, Views through the lounge windows to Helvellyn.

The spacious living/dining area that has a pine dining table that seats 6 as well as 2 large sofas. The living room also has a TV with DVD player and an iPod dock. The kitchen is equipped with fridge, separate small freezer, dishwasher, halogen hobs, oven, microwave. Separate shared laundry room. Fully equipped with everything you will need for a self catering holiday. Patio seating and BBQ. The bathroom has a bath/shower and WC.

Brackenrigg House

A prestigious Victorian Estate House' which has a large verandah to the front, enjoying glorious views over Helvellyn. There is a double aspect lounge with bay windows overlooking the stunning views to Helvellyn and Blencathra. Wood burning stove opening onto large kitchen/dining room with hand made oak kitchen, electric range cooker, butler sink, microwave and large fridge/freezer etc. There is also a laundry/drying/boot room with large commercial washing machine and tumble drier.

The property has a games room with air hockey table, lots of board games and books. Upstairs are 5 generous bedrooms, all en suite, including 3 doubles and 2 twins. There is a master suite with jacuzzi bath as well as separate deludge shower.
The holiday home is particularly suited to groups and families. The outside summer house has seating for 10 and a BBQ area and gardens.

Facilities include a 37" flat screen TV/DVD, CD player, free Wi-Fi and iPod doc.

Local Area

Keswick offers a range of outdoor activities including walking a cycling. There are many walks and cycle routes near the self catering cottages that are suitable for all ages and abilities.

Brackenrigg enjoys a magnificent location in the very heart of the Lake District and is only a couple of miles from Keswick-on-Derwentwater, a lovely Victorian market town with plenty of shops, an excellent Saturday market, restaurants, pubs, museums, a magnificent theatre, cinema, leisure pool, golf course & climbing wall.

Other activities include horse riding, kayaking, climbing, ghyll scrambling.

For more information about the local area please see the owner’s website.

Rates: From £240 to £1600 per week depending on season and cottage.
Maximum of 12 people can be accommodated as a group.
Children are welcome.
Sorry, no pets allowed.
Locally inspected.
Off street parking.
4 Star Visit England.

Please note that map locations may be approximate.

Some of the Amenities available are:

Wireless Broadband Available
Off Street Parking

More Information

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Brackenrigg Cottages Website
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