est. early 20th century
The Lake House
Panoramic British Countryside
Situated amongst the picturesque fields just outside of the village, the Dignitary Countryside Residence enjoys stunning panoramic views of uninterrupted, rolling countryside. Just a short stroll or drive away, the village provides all the local amenities of a classic rural village including village store, newsagent, post office, public house. There are also a range of sporting facilities to hand for those who enjoy the great outdoors, from horse riding along the many bridal paths to fishing on the river and also an excellent selection of beautiful golf courses located nearby.
A further appeal to this enviable location is that it is conveniently located for both quick access to the nearby historic city of Lancaster, Kendal and The Lake District, making this house the perfect Dignitary Countryside retreat with city amenities still in easy reach. The West Coast mainline connection at Lancaster offers a fast service to London Euston and Glasgow/Edinburgh, and the international airports at Manchester and Liverpool are both easily and accessible.
White.Gold & more
The 9,427 square foot Main Residence's symmetrical design of the imposing exterior has been painstakingly added to by creating a striking and balanced first impression. Featuring four reception rooms, the unique and exquisite accommodation is carefully set out over three floors, offering a total of 7 beautiful bedrooms and 7 bathrooms complemented by superb and flexible living spaces include a gym, spa and bespoke Lefroy Brooks sanitary ware, Nuvo audio, Lutron lighting and Crestron media systems throughout.
Set in approximately 50 acres in an area of outstanding natural beauty within the stunning South Lakes, sits a truly magnificent and captivating Dignitary Countryside residence offering everything a discerning guest could possibly want.
Built in the 1930s by a prominent local family, this residence has had an interesting past; the property was and is indeed now a fine, Dignitary Countryside Residence but during World War II it was utilised as an officers’ barracks and during the 1950s a legendary entertainer stayed here for two summers, using it as a convenient base from where to enjoy his hobby of fishing.
It is British at its finest and provides everything you would want in terms being protected, working, hosting and relaxing.
Entertaining your Guests
Stone steps from the ground floor terrace lead to an attractive and expansive roof top terrace, the perfect social entertaining space when the weather will allow, surrounded by glazed panels allowing you to take in the breathtaking views across the site and to the countryside beyond.
Our own motor boat and rowing boats allow you to explore Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake at your own pace.
Experience the breathtaking views only available from being out on the water. Jetties along the shore allow you to get off the boat and explore the lakeside towns, or stop off for lunch.
Only serving the best
All our produce is meticulously sourced from the best suppliers, hand selected by our team. Much thought and planning has gone into choosing the very finest companies to work with to make sure they are worthy of a place at your table.
Country's rich culinary tradition
Discover dining beyond breakfast, lunch and dinner with chef-led experiences, wine tastings, al fresco, brunches and other special events we will organize for you dining that reflects traditional beauty and modern elegance. Our Chefs showcase their talents 24-hours a day. The art of tea is elevated at the salon-inspired lounge.
- Estate Manager
- Private Cook
- Kitchen staff
- Housekeeping staff
- Spa / Pool / Sauna
- Fresh Flowers
- Nanny Service*
- Special Flower Arrangements*
- Massages & Beauty Treatments*
- Tai Chi*
- Martial Arts
- Artist / Painting
- Personal Private Trainer*
Our South lakes Dignitary Countryside Residences is 75% cleared of EMF’s ( Electromagnetic Fields ) against this very modern and very real danger. We have deploid Electromagnetic shielding that blocks RF Electromagnetic waves, radio waves, microwaves, infrared radiation.
- Medical Service*
- Mobile Hospital Units*
EXTRA SECURITY / ANTI DRONE
Security is maximised with the aid of sophisticated equipment and a 24 hour security service. *We can inc. the use of a drone detection & defeat system, the anti-drone device detects and identifies commercial drones within a 20+km range, providing GPS positioning of both drone & pilot together with the drone’s speed & heading. Once a real drone threat has been established, the system enables a 500m+ electronic ‘exclusion zone’ to be created around The Dignitary Countryside Residence.
The Lake House
Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, expansive patios and stunning panoramic countryside views, the unique and exquisite accommodation is carefully set out over three floors boasting 7 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. The Lakes House features wine room, gym/spa and pool, 12+ car parking & platform for helicopter. Set in approximately 50 acres.
Inclusive all listed services.
Residence currently available.
Long term commitment.