The Cottage

The Perfect Cottage

Our individually designed, detached cottage, named after one of the local fells, is situated in the village of Ennerdale Bridge. It lies within the Lake District National Park, 1 mile from beautiful Ennerdale Water. Bright and airy inside, it is comfortably furnished and well-equipped, with fell views and a pleasing rear outlook over fields to the River Ehen.


Off-Road Parking

Parking is avaiulable off road for two cars

Beach Nearby

Sandy beech and cliff top walks at St. Bees (30 mins drive). A five min drive from scenic Ennerdale Lake.

SKY broadband wi fi and TV

We pay for a package that gives Fast Download speed of over 71 mbps. Plus the SKY TV package includes SKY Sports, SKY Entertainments, Sky Cinema, Kids Channels and HD TV

Family Friendly

Highchair, Garden/ Outside Area, Enclosed Garden with Family Activities Nearby. Pool & snooker table in the garage together with table tennis table.

Private Bath

Shower, 3 Bathrooms


Microwave, Dish washer, Plates & Cutlery

Washer & Dryer

Tumble Dryer, Washing Machine, Dish washer


CD Player, DVD Player, Log Burner, WiFi, Stairs. The Sherpards Arms Pub and village store are located convienantly nearby.


Off Peak Season
Sleeps 11 in 4 bedrooms
From £200/night
  • 2 Night min
Peak Season
Sleeps 11 in 4 bedrooms
From £375/night
  • 4 Night min


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Thank you very much for all the information you sent. We had a great week at your property thanks you very much. The accommodation worked very well for us. It’s in a great location.
We had a really good time thanks. We thought the sleeping accommodation was v good. Kitchen well equipped. Nice garden. We would certainly ask to stay again if possible and available.


The cottage sleeps up to 11 people comfortably. Downstairs comprises hallway, dining room, lounge, kitchen, utility room cloakroom and conservatory. Upstairs there are four bedrooms (one en-suite) and a bathroom. The lounge has a wood/coal burning stove for colder evenings, colour TV with satellite (full Sky package) and a DVD/video. There is a small selection of family videos and a considerable library of walking guide books and maps to help plan your next excursion. For warm Summer evenings, the lounge doors open onto a west facing patio where you can enjoy the last of the sunshine over a barbecue. Completed in 2005 is new south-facing conservatory opening onto private garden. The kitchen is well equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge freezer, washing machine, microwave, dishwasher and fitted units. The master bedroom with uninterrupted views across a field to the River Ehen, has a king size (5ft) double bed and en-suite toilet and shower room. The spacious family room under eaves has has a double and a single bed. A further twin bedroom and single room both have village and mountain views. Heating is by electric night storage heaters. Whilst Heckbarley is let for self-catering holidays, from weekly breaks, to mid-week and long weekend breaks. The cottage is also availability for longer stays of up to 2-3 months for individuals or businesses. If you are moving house or working in the locally in the West Cumbria area Heckbarley could be the perfect location for a longer stay. Please check our live calender, telephone or e-mail us and we will advise on whether we can accommodate you. For hikers walking Wainwright’s Coast to Coast Path, Heckbarley is a cosy home-from-home right on your route, in the centre of Ennerdale village. Heckbarley is particularly suitable for a group of walkers, with a double ensuite, a twin room, a single room and a family room (double plus single). The lounge has a log burning stove for those colder evenings. The village pub is just down the road, serving tasty evening meals. Games facilities: board games, snooker table and table tennis in the garage. Off-road parking for 2 car. Further parking available on road opposite. Sky Sports 1 to 5, Sky Movies , along with Sky Box Sets including Game of Thrones and others.

  • Pets can stay upon request.
  • No smoking.