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Ideally situated in a quiet fell location for walking, cycling, or horse riding holidays (bring your own Horse)

ideal for families - pet friendly - short breaks - weekly - available all year round

The cottage sleeps up to eight people. It is set in it's own enclosed cobbled yard with parking for up to three vehicles. The Horse stables if requred are located at the back of the cottage where there is also parking for horse boxes.

All pets are very welcome (at no extra cost) but we like them to be well behaved as we are a livestock farm. Horses can also be accommodated on the farm, please see our horse holidays page or enquire for further details.

Scales Farm Cottage Living Room Scales Farm Cottage Kitchen Scales Farm Cottage Games Room

The cottage is fully furnished, with heating throughout and a Multi fuel stove in the living room. Other facilities include: Wi-fi, Sky/Freesat, DVD player, Video recorder, Radio/CD player, Electric fan assisted cooker, Microwave, Toaster, Refrigerator, Table top freezer, Washing machine, Iron and Ironing board, Tumble dryer, Kettle and Cooking and Eating utensils, and a Separate games room, (Pool table and TV/Freesat), Separate shower room, Bathroom (with roll top bath), and a large Wood picnic bench in the cobbled enclosed yard. Hot tub's can be hired from a local firm, which can be installed if required in the enclosed cottage's cobbled yard for the duration of Hire. Please ask for details.

For the cost of hire of the cottage per week or per night, please refer to 2024 Price List which includes any additional costs such as electricity.  A deposit would be required on confirmation of a booking with the balance being due six weeks prior to arrival.

Short breaks are also available and charged per night. Minimum of two nights or an extra supplement is charged. If on a short break  and would like a cooked breakfast, arrangements can be made for you at a local pub. Please ask for details.

Bookings are available throughout the year, after events ie activities that Wild Haweswater are hosting. Experience the lakes in all seasons, or stay for a short break if attending an event or wedding at Askham and surrounding area, please enquire for further details.

Bed Linen is provided at no extra charge.Towels are not provided, please bring your own. A Cot and High Chair are available on request, at no extra charge. Coal and logs can be provided for the Multi fuel stove, but there are extra charges, please refer to 2024 Price List .

Scales farm Cottage bedroom 1 Scales farm Cottage bedroom 2 Scales farm Cottage bedroom 3

The cottage consists of: Three main bedrooms. Bedroom one has a double bed and a single bed and has a TV/Freesat availability. Bedroom two also has a double bed and a single bed and bedroom three having a double bed. There are also additional sleeping facilities available if required on request i.e. Bed settee /camp beds. The kitchen has a large extendable table that can accommodate eight persons.

A welcome pack is provided on arrival, (milk, tea ,coffee and sugar). Online groceries can be ordered and delivered to the farm from Morrison's, Sainsburys, Asda or Tesco. The nearest general store for provisions is only five minutes away at the village of Askham at  Askham stores, where you can also find  local pubs and restaurant facilities to eat at (The Queens Head ) , (The Punchbowl Inn), Askham Hall and also in the nearby village of Bampton, The Mardale Inn.

If you would like more information on or would like to make a booking please make contact by either phone or email as listed on the Contact page