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Relax in the lounge and watch your favourite movie on the Smart TV
Plan the next days activities in the stylish lounge
Enjoy a lazy breakfast at the stylish dining table
Prepare a meal in the well-equipped kitchen/diner
Refresh and unwind in the contemporary shower room
Stylish touches throughout the property
Enjoy views out over the countryside
Get a good night's rest in the king-size bedroom
Relax in a bubble bath after a long day exploring
Views out over the countryside and beyond
Balcony views
1 / 11  Relax in the lounge and watch your favourite movie on the Smart TV
2 / 11  Plan the next days activities in the stylish lounge
3 / 11  Enjoy a lazy breakfast at the stylish dining table
4 / 11  Prepare a meal in the well-equipped kitchen/diner
5 / 11  Refresh and unwind in the contemporary shower room
6 / 11  Stylish touches throughout the property
7 / 11  Enjoy views out over the countryside
8 / 11  Get a good night's rest in the king-size bedroom
9 / 11  Relax in a bubble bath after a long day exploring
10 / 11  Views out over the countryside and beyond
11 / 11  Balcony views

Arresting View

Hawkshead, Lake District
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
5 star
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Apartment
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Stunning, contemporary property set in a converted courthouse and police station
  • An ideal base for exploring the Lake District and just a short drive to Lake Windermere
  • Hire a Segway or visit Go-Ape for an active day out at Grizedale Forest
  • Relax on the balcony and enjoy the views towards Claife Heights
  • Situated in the heart of the village of Hawkshead
  • Visit Coniston Water and enjoy boat rides, water sports or walking on the shore
Property code: 58535

Stunning, stylish and contemporary property located in the heart of the pretty Lakeland village of Hawkshead, with easy access to Coniston Water or Lake Windermere.

The property is within easy walking distance of all the village amenities and attractions, and is proud of its heritage and links to Beatrix Potter and William Wordsworth. Coniston Water and Lake Windermere are both situated within a short drive of the property and offer plenty of opportunities for boat rides, water sports, and scenic walks around their shores, or visit Grizedale Forest which is just a few miles south of the village and offers stunning walks, fun Segway hire, a sculpture trail and a Go-Ape climbing centre.

As you enter this property you will be immediately struck by the design used to create something really special in this historic building. The entrance hall offers plenty of space for walking gear and is perfect for drying coats and jackets. The glass door leads to the contemporary kitchen/diner. The kitchen area is well-equipped with electric oven and induction hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and washer/dryer, and a TV and the L-shaped island creates a booth perfect for sharing romantic meals together. A sliding door leads to a contemporary shower room with shower and WC. The oak staircase leads up to the first floor where you will find the light and airy lounge, contemporary design, craftsmanship, the use of slate and oak combine to create a very special room. Guests can enjoy the views of the hills while relaxing on the soft leather sofa or venture out onto the balcony and enjoy the scenery and a coffee. The pebble effect gas fire creates a cosy ambience and the TV/DVD and sound system are perfect for unwinding at the end of the day. Continuing upstairs to the second floor a door leads you into the king-size bedroom with high ceiling and bespoke oak furniture. There are lovely views of the fells from both windows, a TV and a beautiful en-suite bathroom with bath and WC, the perfect place to relax after a busy day walking and exploring the Lake District.

Heading outside there is off-road parking for one car directly behind the property.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 1 bedroom - king-size
  • 1 shower room and 1 en-suite bathroom 
  • Electric oven and induction hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and washer/dryer
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Pub, restaurant and shops within walking distance
  • TV/DVD in lounge and TVs in bedroom and kitchen

This property is personally managed by Thomas.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 5 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
5

Reviewed by Corinne 16th March 2019

Great location, truly incredible well renovated cottage, very comfortable in every way.

Reviewed by Sophie 11th March 2019

Absolutely stunning- pictures dont do it justice. Beautifully renovated and feels really luxurious. Little welcome gifts (even for our doggy!) were a lovely touch. Situated in the centre of Hawkshead with some lovely walks nearby or Ambleside a short drive away. We will definitely return!

Reviewed by Jane 1st March 2019

Beautifully renovated cottage which is truly dog friendly with delightful toiletries, luxurious bathroom and kitchen and thoughtful treats for four-pawed guests.

Reviewed by Phillip 15th February 2019

the property was perfect - a real home from home, with a lot of thought put into it.

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Location

Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.
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