|The luxury holiday that doesn't cost the earth.
'Barnacre Green Cottage' sleeps 4/6, is unique offering luxury accomodation with completely no environmental impact. 12m Indoor Heated SWIMMING POOL. The cottage is traditional green oak frame with lime panels. All materials in the construction and fitting have been selected for their low environmental and carbon impact. Barnacre Green cottage is self sufficient for all energy, water and waste water so you can enjoy a holiday with very little environmental impact. Barnacre is situated 400 metres up a private farm road from the centre of the small village of Saughall Massie in the leisure peninsula of The Wirral.
Barnacre is ideally located for exploring the Wirral with beautiful coastal walks and scenery. You can enjoy onsite course fishing with a well stocked 1 acre lake. There is excellent golfing with the Royal Liverpool Open course at Hoylake. Excellent village pub/restaurant. Fine dining in nearby restaurants and hotels. Excellent base for daytrips to the Wirral National Park, beautiful coastline, roman town of Chester and Liverpool, European Capital of Culture 2008.
Newly built quality accommodation sleeps 4/6 and featured on the BBC's 'It's Not Easy Being Green' television programme in 2007.
Central heating from underfloor heating and ground source heat pump.
All water from onsite rainwater harvesting system.
All electricity generated onsite from wind turbine.
No fossil fuel use.
private natural reed bed system for waste water.
Private barbeque area.
double glazing, eco/zero carbon central heating and cosy woodburner, Barnacre is ideal for a holiday any time of the year. Large kitchen, dining area and lounge area. The oak kitchen with granite worktops is fully equipped including full size electric oven/grill, electric hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster etc all powered by a wind turbine..
Cosy lounge area with woodburning fire and vaulted beamed ceiling. Underfloor heating keeps the sandstone floor warm underfoot. TV and selection of games for entertainment.
2 spacious double bedrooms both with vaulted ceilings, antique French Oak beds.
one bedroom with piano.
Double sofa bed in living room.
luxurious bathroom with solid granite tiled floor and walls with showers.
Off road parking.
Well behaved pets are welcome by prior arrangement.
All bed linen provided at no extra cost.
Welcoming tea, coffee, milk, and sugar ensure a good start to your holiday and often there are little extras such as our own free-range eggs when available.
Available for week long or short breaks depending on availablity.
80m from fishing lake.