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Po House in Whicham Valley, Cumbria

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sleeps 4
2 rooms

Po House description

This detached holiday property is situated on Po House Farm along with the owner’s home, and was once owned by John Myers, cousin of William Wordsworth, there are accounts of Wordsworth visiting the property in the Diaries of Dorothy Wordsworth. Po House is an ideal retreat for a relaxing break and an authentic experience of rural life in Cumbria. There is a beautiful marble fireplace in the living room, range with open fire in the dining room and feature fireplace in the main bedroom. This georgian stone house has been restored keeping its original character with original oak beams, wood floors and old slate floors. It also enjoys beautiful views of the Whicham Valley, Black Combe Fell and the Coniston Fells at the top of the valley. A paradise for lovers of wildlife and birds, Po House Farm is located amongst 5 acres of garden and woodland, and is surrounded by fields in the Lake District National Park. There are wonderful walks and just 1 mile away is the Irish sea and a beautiful dog friendly beach at Silecroft. The Whicham Valley is remote, unspoilt and an idyllic corner of the Lake District, ideal for walkers, mountain bikers, climbers, nature lovers and those enjoying the peace and beauty of the countryside. The Duddon Valley, Southern Lakes and fells are easily reached with Coniston Water, Ennerdale Water, Wastwater, and Lake Windermere all within half an hour’s drive. Visit Muncaster Castle, La’al Ratty Miniature Steam Railway or the South Lakes Wild Animal Park. Horse riding is available nearby including Cumbria Heavy Horses and beach rides at Silecroft. Massage and beauty treatments can be arranged nearby or at the property. Po House (W43403) can be booked with The Chapel (26506) to accommodate up to 7 guests. Beach 1 mile. Shop 3 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile
3 steps to entrance. Ground floor: Living room with beams. Dining room with beams and slate floor. Kitchen with beams and slate floor. Utility room. Separate toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft), 1 twin, both with beams. Bathroom with slipper bath, shower cubicle and toilet. Woodburner in living room and open fire in dining room (initial fuel inc). Elec CH, gas, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Cot. H/chair. 32’’ Freeview TV. DVD. Gas hob. Electric oven. W/machine. D/washer. Freezer. Wi-fi. Large, enclosed, lawned garden with patio, terrace, sitting-out area and furniture. Chiminea. Shared 5 acres of landscaped grounds and furniture. Parking (2 cars). Natural water supply from spring. Welcome pack. No smoking.Electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner included. Stairgate. Welcome pack. Garden with patio and garden furniture. Shared 5-acre landscaped grounds and garden furniture. Bike store. Parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a spring.


  • Cot Available
  • Detached Property
  • DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Main Fuel or Power incl.
  • Customer’s Choice
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Open Fire
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Wifi
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Luxury Collection
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Washing Machine
  • No Pets Allowed
  • Coastal Property
  • Heritage Collection
  • Owner Services Region
  • Brand Migration

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