Built in the 1800s this stunning property oozes elegance and style from the start. Situated in the southern end of The Lake District National Park you are well placed for easy access to many spectacular locations. Enjoy a flutter at the races? Cartmel Racecourse is within easy reach. If you can tear yourself away from the stunning grounds the nearby fells lakes and tarns make for a stunning day s adventure. For fine dining there are three Michelin Star restaurants close by; L enclume and Rogan & Co. lie in the village of Cartmel only 5 miles away Heft is close by in the village of Newton in Cartmel (5 miles) whilst The Gilpin Inn is a little further afield towards Windermere and Kendal 16 miles. Entering this grand manor house you are welcomed into the great hall itself a thoughtful space with dog-pack artwork and a crackling open fire to welcome you. Heading through this building you are immediately welcomed into the grand lounge with plenty of sumptuous seating. Head to the bar next door; with wooden panelling and rich leather furniture this room offers a great space to relax and enjoy a fine wine or whisky. Why not wind down your evenings in the snug with a good book and roaring fire a cosy space perfect to enjoy separately from the group. For entertainment you have option. Enjoy movie night in the high-spec cinema room or head to the games room where there is a vintage pinball machine and karaoke. If you fancy exercising your taste buds why not treat yourself to cheese tasting whilst admiring the 1 000-bottle wine cellar? For the chefs of the group there are not one but two kitchens; from a full-blown commercial kitchen to a more traditional yet luxurious space with Miele appliances two steam ovens a microwave oven full-size Aga and Sub-Zero wine fridge and freezer. If you don t feel like cooking the in-house team have some excellent recommendations for caterers. Enjoy your dinner in style in the grand dining room a magnificent space to celebrate those special occasions. If you are entertaining clients this room is easily converted into a conference space. The bedrooms are no exception to the extravagant luxury that flows through this house with rich velvets and bold metallic accents and wallpapers from Zoffany and Mulberry each room is inspired by the many 5-star hotels the owners have experienced. The Beverly Hills room boasts a super-king-size four poster bed and 65 TV the en-suite bathroom offering a free-standing Villeroy and Boch bath and walk-in shower. The Peninsula and St Regis rooms are also super-king-size with 55 wall TVs; The Peninsula with a separate bath and shower and St Regis with a walk-in shower. The Colony Hotel is a double room with a shower and The Betsy room offering gorgeous views across the grounds of the property is a super-king-size with a shower. Naples La Residencia and Claridges are all luxurious rooms offering super-king-size beds with a separate bath and walk-in shower. Sandy Lane is a self-contained flat located on the ground floor with separate access and provides a super-king-size bed large seating area 55 TV and an en-suite shower room with a large walk in shower. Sandy Lane is ideal for any members of your party with mobility issues. To locate the tenth bedroom you will need to take a stroll along the drive and step into the summer house. Once inside you will be greeted with an open-plan kitchen/living room and completing the ground floor is the shower room with walk-in shower and WC. Upstairs you are welcomed into a king-size bedroom with a curved free-standing bath in the bedroom itself. The grounds are something else to behold! Soak up the sun in the orangery with multiple spaces to dine alfresco or why not head over to the front terrace where you can gaze across the manicured gardens? If a special occasion is on the cards you can make use of the pergola and dance the night away. For a bit of peace and quiet tucked away towards the trees you can relax in the pod with its own Smart TV heater Free WiFi and magnificent views of the local countryside. Need to know: 10 bedrooms 8 super king size, 1 double, 1 king size located in the summer house. 10 bathrooms 2 en suite bathrooms with bath, separate shower and WC, 7 en suite shower rooms with shower and WC. 1 separate ground floor WC. 1 separate lower ground floor WC. Additional shower room located in the summer house, which also has a free standing bath in the bedroom. Family kitchen with Miele appliances, two steam ovens, a microwave, oven, full size Aga, and Sub Zero wine fridge and freezer. Butler’s kitchen commercial style kitchen with gas range and commercial style oven. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Open fire in the lounge, dining room, games room and entrance. Wood fired Hot tub. Smart TV in the lounge, Cinema TV, TV in kitchen and snug, TVs in each of the bedrooms. Enclosed manicured garden with seating, pergola. Use of fireworks is permitted.. Outside pod with Smart TV, heater, Wi Fi. Off road private parking for multiple cars. Directory available to book further amenities such as a private chef, chauffeur service, additional entertainment facilities and more. Please enquire with the team for more details.. Shops, restaurants and pubs within 500 metres, beach 5 miles. This property can be booked alongside another property that sleeps a further 2 guests. Please contact us for details.. If you are looking at booking a short break, please call the team for a quote. Please be advised the breed of your dog must be disclosed at the time of booking. Additional dogs may be accepted at the owner’s discretion. CCTV is in operation externally and in the cellar. CCTV can be turned off upon request.