Property code: SZ067
A sumptuous Grade II-listed building in a picturesque Cumbrian market town, this stunning property is surrounded by a superb garden and makes a fantastic holiday home for friends and larger families.
Treat yourselves to a truly special stay away with friends and family when you escape to this magnificent Italianate house, with woodland gardens, in Appleby-in-Westmoreland, 14 miles from Penrith. The exquisite period home, which dates back to the early 19th century and has a wealth of delightful features, sleeps up to 12 guests, plus a duo of dogs. Situated within easy reach of both the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Lake District, its market town location could also be ideal for any groups eager to be close to shops, restaurants and pubs, as well as to explore the great outdoors. Head off on walks and day trips from the unique, six-bedroom property or simply relax inside or out, making the most of the time you are spending together away from daily life.
Climb the front steps and let yourselves into the ornate holiday home, with its beautiful, stained-glass windows and wonderful, leafy views. Take your party through into the lounge to spread out, relax together and perhaps play a game or watch a film on the Smart TV. Decide whose turn it is to cook and send them through to the kitchen/diner to find everything they need to prepare delicious dishes with the ingredients you have bought. Find there is a breakfast bar, where you can take turns in perching with a fresh cup of coffee in the morning, and a long table with ample space for celebratory meals together. There is also a utility room, family shower room, and family bathroom with gorgeous, roll-top bath downstairs. Two super-king-size bedrooms, which can be set up as twins if discussed in advance, are also at this level. One of these has an adjoining bunk bedroom. Venture upstairs to discover a family shower room, plus two double bedrooms, one with a balcony, and a children’s bunk room. Enjoy the spectacular gardens, which extend to an acre, to the full. Dine outside while keeping an eye on children near the pond and as they play on the swings and other woodland equipment. Find you have space to park up to five cars at the house.