17th century Cottage in Tirril North Lakes Cumbria home swap

The Lake District in the North-west of England is considered to be one of the most beautiful areas in England. Our 17th century cottage sits in the village of Tirril just 2 miles from Ullswater -one of the many lakes which can be visited. We are 30 minutes from Grasmere and Wordsworth's home and 20 minutes from Keswick.

There are lots of activities for families to enjoy eg rambling, canoeing and cycling and also adventures including Via Ferrata, rock climbing and zip wires in the area

The cottage has a large kitchen/diner with seating for 8 people, 3 reception rooms, wood burning stoves, beamed ceilings and sits in a quiet village near to the local pub. It has 3 double bedrooms (2 with kingsize beds and 1en-suite) and 1 single ( with a pull out-bed ). It also has a garden with lovely views across the fields with occasional nosy sheep.

About the location

Tirril is a small village in the North Lakes close to Pooley Bridge and Ullswater
It is very near the town of Penrith which has a mainline station and lots of shops including 4 supermarkets
Penrith can be reached by a direct train from London in 3 hours and from Manchester airport train station. It is 10 minutes from J40 of M6.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Non Simultaneous Exchange
  • Weekend Exchange

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only

Penrith (HE26094)

Cumbria,   England

  • 4 bed   (sleeps 8) 3 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers
Spain, Majorca, Cyprus, Italy, winter sun locations

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks

Meet the member

Adults: 2     

Membership expiry date: 20 Sep 2017