Perfect for larger groups or families, Bull Pen Cottage in the Lake District is set at the Graythwaite Estate on the shores of Lake Windermere. This impressive detached barn stone conversion provides spacious accommodation and set within the Estate's central courtyard area close to the leisure facilities. Enjoy relaxing at the indoor pool or work out in our well equipped fitness room. Children are welcome and we have a table tennis room plus a children's play area within the 5000 acre grounds. Bull Pen Cottage offers excellent facilities including a sunny patio garden, fully fitted kitchen and spacious lounge with wood burner stove. The cottage is available throughout the year with short breaks possible during off peak times. Pets are accepted by prior arrangement.
The ground floor accommodation at Bull Pen Cottage includes a well appointed open plan living area with dining area for eight, three sofas and a wood burner stove. There is a modern kitchen and French doors lead out into the sunny patio garden. There is a ground floor double bedroom with ensuite shower room and four further bedrooms to the first floor. These are presented as one double bedroom and three twin bedroom which share use of two modern bathrooms - one with a bath and one a shower room. WiFi service isn't provided at the cottage though free access is available in the reception area.
Bull Pen Cottage is one of four properties at the Graythwaite Estate which can sleep up to ten people. We also have smaller properties ideal for families or groups of four to eight people or choose from a range of accommodation ideal for couples. We are the ideal base for outdoor activity holidays and close to mountain biking in Grizedale Forest or boating on Esthwaite Water fishery. You can also enjoy scenic walks on our 5000 acre estate which is home to a private 2.5 acre fishing lake or travel the easy way and hire one of our Segways.
The Graythwaite Estate is ideal for romantic weddings in the Lake District and boasts wonderful views over the lake. Enjoy the scenery from Grubbins Point which is set in a waterside location and offers plenty of space for a marquee. Indoor weddings can be hosted in our private chapel or for a more grand affair, book Silverholme which our elegant country house with plenty of period features and overnight accommodation. Weddings can also be held in a marquee close to the central courtyard area and the thirteen nearby cottages can sleep up to a total of 82 overnight guests.