Richmond Place

Apartment in Private Lake District Mansion

Up to 6 guests

From £150 per night


Escape to a charming three-bedroom home nestled within a private historic Lake District mansion, just outside the picturesque market town of Kendal. This delightful retreat offers a perfect blend of comfort and character, with three king bedrooms, tastefully furnished living spaces, and a fully equipped kitchen with modern amenities. Relax in the cosy living area, enjoy the serene views of the private lawn and gardens, and unwind by the fireplace. The residence boasts en-suite bathrooms and thoughtful amenities for a comfortable stay. Discover the tranquillity of the Lake District while being conveniently close to Kendal’s attractions and transport links. This inviting home promises a memorable escape for families and friends seeking a relaxing getaway in the heart of the Lakes. 

The Space

Nestled within a private historic Lake District mansion, this charming three-bedroom home offers a delightful and comfortable stay just outside the picturesque market town of Kendal. The original front entrance porch welcomes guests through double arched doors into the vestibule with black and white tile flooring and half-panelled walls, exuding character and charm.  

Inside, the tastefully furnished space features three bedrooms, each adorned with a king bed, providing ample room for relaxation and a restful sleep. The living-dining area overlooks the meticulously maintained private lawn, gardens, and natural woodland area, creating a serene and tranquil ambiance. 

The fully equipped kitchen boasts quality corian worktops and integrated appliances, including an induction hob, cooker hood, dishwasher, oven, washing machine, fridge, freezer, and sink. Additionally, the kitchen offers seating for four and an array of essential items, such as an electric kettle, coffee machine, microwave, toaster, and various utensils commonly found in a well-stocked family home. For added convenience, the house is equipped with essential amenities like an iron, ironing board, and hairdryer. 

The spacious dining-living area, adorned with fine oak panelling, ornate plaster detailing on the ceiling, oak floors, and leaded windows with oak mullions, is a principal room of the original residence. An attractive inglenook with a stone-carved fire surround and open grate enhances the room’s charm. The cozy sofa is a perfect spot to unwind and enjoy the Smart TV in the delightful wooden television cabinet or engage in board games. While a fireplace enhances the ambiance, please note that firewood and firelighters are not provided. 

An easy, wide oak dogleg staircase leads to the generous first-floor landing, adorned with leaded windows on the half landing, adding to the character of the property. 

The upstairs bedroom boasts a super comfy king bed, airy high ceilings, an en-suite dressing room with ample wardrobe space and shelving behind soft-closing sliding doors. The en-suite tiled wet room-style bathroom features a contemporary suite consisting of a stone wash bowl, toilet, and walk-in shower area with a multi-jet system. 

On the main floor, two bedrooms await, each featuring a beautiful wooden king bed, wardrobe, and drawers. One of the bedrooms boasts an en-suite tiled bathroom with a large corner shower and multi-head shower system, toilet, and modern vanity wash basin. The third bedroom also features a comfy king bed, beautiful wooden furniture, and access to a jack and jill style bathroom between the kitchen and the bedroom, complete with both a bath and a separate shower for added convenience. A cozy lounge seat and a table for two by the high window offer a relaxing spot overlooking the garden while enjoying the in-room fireplace. 

Discover the perfect retreat on the outskirts of bustling Kendal, offering a relaxing atmosphere and thoughtful amenities for a memorable stay. Whether you’re exploring the Lake District or seeking a tranquil escape, this charming home promises a delightful getaway. 

Getting Around

Nestled within the scenic Lake District National Park, Bannel Head boasts a convenient and private location, easily accessible via the A590. This charming retreat offers seamless access to Kendal town centre, where you’ll find an array of shopping facilities and transportation options, including the West Coast mainline connection and M6 Junction 36, just a short ten-minute drive away. 

Oxenholme (Oxenholme Lake District) is the nearest train station, with the next nearest stations being Windermere and Grange-Over-Sands.    

The Kendal Bus and Coach Station, the main bus hub for Kendal, can also be found at the Westmorland Shopping Centre located in town.    

There are several reliable local taxi services available within the area. 

Guest Access

Check in is self-check in via pre shared pin and instructions, we will send the lockbox by text and email on the day of arrival. 

Upon arrival, guest have full access to the house.  

Guests are welcome to park on the premises without the need for a parking pass or notice. Please note that the parking spaces are not assigned, so we kindly ask guests to be considerate of other residents and be mindful of the shared driveway access. Ample parking is available to the side and rear of the property while keeping in mind that number 3 enjoys a right of way to access the rear garage. 

The Neighbourhood

Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Lake District, Kendal exudes an irresistible charm that beckons travellers and tourists alike. With its breathtaking landscapes, historic market town allure, and easy access to the stunning National Park, Kendal promises an enchanting escape for those seeking tranquillity and adventure. 

This inviting destination offers a delightful blend of modern amenities and natural wonders. Explore the quaint streets adorned with charming shops, immerse yourself in the rich local history, and indulge in the region’s renowned culinary delights. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, history buff, or simply seeking a peaceful retreat, Kendal caters to all, providing a perfect base for exploring the captivating surroundings. 

From scenic walks and hikes in the fells to exploring nearby picturesque villages and enjoying a leisurely cruise on the serene lakes, Kendal holds endless opportunities for creating cherished memories. Embrace the allure of this captivating region and embark on an unforgettable journey in the Lake District from the delightful hub of Kendal. 

Additional Information

We cannot accept pets and respectfully ask that you leave your furry friends at home for your trip!  

Please see listed below additional charges that may be applied to your booking upon request:    

  • Late check-out is available at an additional cost, please contact our team if you would like to take advantage of this. 

Key Information

Richmond Place

Apartment in Private Lake District Mansion

Check-In & Out
  • Self-check-in & check-out with lockbox

  • Check-in on date of arrival 4:00 PM

  • Check-out on date of departure 10:00 AM

  • Late check-out available for an additional charge

  • Shared Driveway

  • Private Entrance
  • Stove

  • Microwave

  • Oven

  • Toaster

  • Refrigerator

  • Dishwasher

  • Pots & Pans

  • Bottle Opener

  • Sat & Pepper

  • Dining table

  • Dining Seats x4

  • Property Sleeps 6

  • 3x King Bed

  • Bed Linens

  • Hangers

  • Wifi
  • Garden Furniture

  • Towels

  • Toilet Roll

  • En Suite Bathroom x2

  • Jack and Jill Bathroom

Living Space
  • Fireplace

  • Smart TV

  • Wifi

  • Laptop Friendly Workspace

  • Dining table set for 8

  • Board Games

  • First Aid Kit

  • Carbon Monoxide Alarm

  • Smoke Alarm
  • Iron & Ironing Board

  • Non-Smoking

  • NOT Pet Friendly

  • Parking

  • Washing Machine