The Great Barn on Ullswater

Ullswater, Lake District
  • 8
  • 4
  • Pet Friendly

A rare find! A quintessential 17th century luxurious barn with uninterrupted lake views over the serene waters of Ullswater.

  • Glorious uninterrupted lake views
  • Five star opulence
  • Lovely gardens to enjoy

About The Great Barn on Ullswater

This opulent building sits on the banks of Lake Ullswater, amidst majestic landscape which can be viewed from the terraces and patios. The building has been transformed from the 17th to the 21st century and offers the latest in comfort and technology. The split level rooms and walls of glass allow guests to enjoy both the interior design and the stunning exterior views.

With four luxury bedroom suites, the Great Barn is a truly magnificent holiday home, perfect for enjoying the company of family and friends, for celebrating a special occasion and for intimate weddings parties.
You can arrive by car with ample parking, by boat with a private mooring or by helicopter with you own helipad, the choice is yours.

And to make your stay even more relaxing, there is a wide range of concierge services from a private chef and butler to sailing or yoga lessons, and helicopter tours over the beautiful Lake District.

The English Lake District has such sublime scenery it has inspired the romantic poets throughout the ages. Ullswater is the second largest lake and is regarded as the most beautiful, stretching a total of 8 miles. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, the area is home to some of the UK's rarest species including the Red squirrel, the Peregrine Falcon and the Red Deer.

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What makes this area
So special...

The Lake District is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and there is an abundance of things to do including walking, cycling, and fishing, boating and cycling. Boats and cycles, and fishing equipment can be hired from the Great Barn.

Property details

The Great Barn on Ullswater, sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms (of which 4 are en-suite)                              

Ground Floor

The Lake Room with comfortable sofas and chairs, TV and lake views
Well equipped kitchen
Dining room with doors onto the lake terrace
Bedroom 1 (sleeps 2), kingsize bed, ensuite shower room, TV and lake view terrace
Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2), kingsize bed, ensuite shower room, TV

Mezzanine Floor
Minstrel's gallery overlooking the Lake Room

First floor

Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2), super-kingsize bed, ensuite bath and shower room, TV and lake view
Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2), double bed, ensuite shower room, TV and lake view
All en-suite bathrooms have luxury stone and porcelain bathrooms with monsoon or rain showers


Private parking for numerous cars
Open landscaped gardens, with dining and barbecue terrace
Boathouse with private jetty
Helicopter landing pad

Wi-Fi / Broadband
Central Heating
Luxury Concierge Services

What you need to know

Cots and highchairs available on request
2 well behaved pets are accepted at this property.  A 3rd maybe considered.  Please contact the booking team to discuss further.
Ample private parking
Visit England Rose Award for Service Excellence 2018

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