Large holiday home in Waverton, near Wigton - sleeps 40

Blaithwaite House, Waverton, near Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 0AZ.
Property Reference: UKC1358

Bedrooms - 13

Sleeps - 40

Bathrooms - 13

Pets welcome - 2

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Blaithwaite House13 bedrooms, sleeps 40

With so much to see and do including guided walks, mountain boarding and craft workshops, you might never want to leave this beautiful estate.

Accommodation details

Step to entrance.
Ground Floor:
Front Hall.
Formal Hall: With wood burner.
Living room: With 27" Freeview TV, DVD player and CD player.
Drawing room.
Dining room.
Kitchen: With gas range, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing machine.
Breakfast room.
Separate toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, single bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With kingsize four poster bed, access to balcony and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.


Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed, single bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 4: With double bed, single bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 5: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 6: With single bed.
Bedroom 7: With kingsize bed, 2 single beds and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 8: With double bed, 2 single beds and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 9: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.


Bedroom 10: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), bunk bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 11: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), 2 single beds and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 12: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), 2 single beds and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 13: With zip and link super kingsize beds (can be twin beds on request), 2 single beds and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bathroom: With bath and toilet.

Biomass central heating and gas included. Initial logs for wood burner included. 2 cots and 2 highchairs. Large enclosed lawned garden with courtyard, terrace, garden furniture, summerhouse and BBQ. Private parking for 20 cars. Please note: There are 15 steps, 33 yards from the mansion house, and an unfenced pond/small lake with the ornamental summerhouse, 66 yards from the mansion house. There are 3 other unfenced ponds within the 80 acres of grounds.

All properties: Electricity, bed linen and towels included. Welcome pack. 80-acres of natural grounds with mini golf and woodland (shared with other property on-site). External laundry room (shared with other property on-site). No smoking.

Extra Amenities

Nestled in the beautiful Cumbrian countryside Blaithwaite Estate is surrounded by 80 acres of estate grounds made up of 30 acres of gardens and grounds and 50 acres of woodland. Blaithwaite House (ref UKC1358) is a Grade II listed, detached country mansion which has been in the same family since the 1700s and is now available for guests to enjoy. The spacious country mansion is awash with original features from original ceiling roses and exquisite fireplaces to stained glass windows which adorn the building, helping it achieve its listed status. Comfortable accommodation is provided for up to forty people, in single, double and family rooms.

The bedrooms, all but one room with en-suite facilities, enjoy views down to the sprawling front lawn and rose garden or across the courtyard. Blaithwaite House has a formal garden with manicured lawns and a charming walled rose garden with a beautiful summerhouse set on an island.
The grounds play host to a wealth of activities made available, by the owners (at cost). These include clay pigeon shooting, archery, laser tag, mountain boarding, mini golf, climbing, relaxing guided walks and craft workshops. The woodland is made up of rare specialist trees and fascinating wetlands which you can explore for hours in peace.

If you somehow run out of things to do at Blaithwaite Estate, or simply fancy exploring the area, the estate is set midway between Keswick and Carlisle where you can find a great range of shops, restaurants and bars, plus museums and activities to suit a wide range of tastes and interests. Beach 10 miles. Shop 1½ miles, pub 2 miles and restaurant 5 miles.
Blaithwaite House can be booked together with Blaithwaite Stables (ref UKC1359) and Blaithwaite Cottage (ref UK12965) to accommodate up to 64 guests.

Self-catering features

  • Barbecue
  • Bike Store
  • Detached Property
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Grouped Properties
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Pet Friendly
  • Heritage Collection
  • English Country Cottages
  • Flexi Cottages
  • Parking - On Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Shower Cubicle
  • Great Value Properties
  • Country Cottages

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