Easton, Cumbria


Positioned on a raised hillside in the quite hamlet of Easton just a few minutes from Longtown and the Scottish Borders this is a fantastic location for a short break. Visit the castle city of Carlisle which is within easy reach or you could explore nearby Hadrian s Wall and follow in the footsteps of the Romans. Visit the market town of Penrith with its quaint streets and a variety of restaurants and shops to explore. You are perfectly positioned for walking hiking and mountain biking around the area. Enjoy a trip out and go and explore the wonders of the Lake District where you could take a boat ride on Ullswater or just wonder at the majestic mountains on offer. A path leads you through the garden to the shepherds hut which is accessed by three small steps. On entering the property you are greeted by a wood burner with the sleeping area straight ahead of you. There is a double bed which is slightly raised and offers wonderful views from the windows and a wall mounted TV/DVD. To your left as you enter you have your dining area with seating for two which is just perfect and opposite is a bench seat for extra relaxation. For your convenience there is a microwave toaster kettle and fridge inside the shepherd s hut. Heading outside located in a separate building nearby is the kitchen and separate shower room. The kitchen is well-equipped with an electric oven and hob and the stylish shower room has a shower and WC. There is a private area next to your accommodation where you have a picnic table for al fresco dining together with a charcoal BBQ for you to enjoy. From here you can sit back and enjoy the wonderful countryside views on offer. There is ample off-road parking available. The owners have a menagerie of animals on the small holding and you are welcome to come say hello to any of them. Take a short walk through the meadow and into the trees where you will discover a peaceful little hideaway. Nestled next to the stream with beautiful views ahead a perfect place to relax in the long summer evenings with a fire pit for those chillier nights.

Accommodation Overview

Sleeps: 2

Bedrooms: 1

Pets: 1

Arrival Day: Fri


  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Internet access
  • Romantic
  • Quirky
  • Shepherd Hut
  • Towels included

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