Date started

September 2018

Date completed


Client name

Patterdale Hall Estate

Client type

Self Catering Lodges and Caravan Park


Brief synopsis

  • The site comprises of self catering accommodation across a range of lodges, bothies and properties open all year round in the village of Patterdale on the edge of Ullswater.
  • In addition, the site can accommodate a number of touring caravans on the site seasonally.
  • Kingmoor Consulting were appointed to review the existing drainage network on the site and undertake the design and specification of a new packaged treatment plant for the site servicing all accommodation and future usages.

Key challenges

The site is limited due to the location of Ullswater and the restrictions of the permits placed on the site by the Environment Agency.  Additionally, as the owners of the property are a charity, effective solutions were required to be developed to limit cost overruns and downtime of the sewage treatment plant.