Talbot House & Talbot Studio


Romantic Lakeland stone cottages offering spacious accommodation ideal for families or groups. Talbot House sleeps 5 and Talbot Studio sleeps 2, book separately or as one. They share a terraced garden with BBQ and seating area. No smoking allowed, well behaved pets welcome.

Talbot House, with original beams and an open fire, sleeps up to 5 people in 3 bedrooms, 1 king, 1 twin, 1 small single. The lounge and dining room, look out onto Helton village green while the well equipped kitchen has views to the river Lowther. The fully tiled bathroom has a bath and electric shower. Talbot Studio is a generous cottage for a couple. An oak kitchen with dining facilities and fully tiled bathroom beyond. Up the spiral staircase is a large lounge with spectacular views to Knipe Scar. A super king bed with built-in bedroom furniture is in a spacious area adjoining the lounge.

We offer secure parking for cars and storage for mountain bikes or small boat, as well as shared laundry facilities. Both cottages have central heating, dishwashers, TV and DVD. Holiday prices include bed linen towels heating and electricity.

Set in the beautiful conservation village of Helton; 1 mile from Askham, within the National Park, with views over the Lowther Valley. The fells of Helton and Askham are within a 5 minute walk. 10 minute drive will take you to the local market town of Penrith and Lake Ullswater. Helton lies on the Haweswater road.

Within a mile radius we have historic buildings, public houses and 2 outdoor-heated swimming pools. Within a 5-mile radius we have cycles for hire, pny trekking, water sports, leisure health and beauty.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Talbot Housefrom £510.00 to £695.00 per unit per week
Talbot Studiofrom £368.00 to £477.00 per unit per week

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Booking & Payment Details

  • Euros accepted
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted


  • Barbecue


  • Children welcome - Children welcome from any age
  • Cots available
  • High chairs available

Cooking Facilities

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave cooker

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating
  • Real log/coal fires

Laundry Facilities

  • Drying facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Washing machine

Leisure Facilities

  • Fishing
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)


  • Private parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • WiFi or internet access

Room/Unit Facilities

  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • Television

Site Features

  • Garden

Target Markets

  • Single sex groups welcomed

Property Facilities: Talbot House

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Bath
  • King-sized bed
  • Scenic view
  • Shower

Property Facilities: Talbot Studio

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Bath
  • King-sized bed
  • Scenic view
  • Shower

Map & Directions

Talbot House & Talbot Studio

Helton, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2QA

Tel: 01931 712067