Barn conversion cottage enjoying a tranquil village location in Grizedale Forest, with easy access to woodland walks and two of the region’s finest lakes.
This is a beautiful barn conversion in the village of Satterthwaite in the heart of Grizedale Forest. Situated between Coniston Water and Lake Windermere, with great views and an abundance of peace and tranquillity, this is a great place to get away from it all. Satterthwaite hosts a fine country pub, ideal for meals. Grizedale Visitor Centre is nearby, with activities for all the family. Here you can enjoy walks, mountain bike routes, sculpture trails and the Go Ape treetop adventure courses. Hawkshead, one of the prettiest villages in the Lake District offers a selection of tea rooms and pubs. Esthwaite Water, Coniston, Langdale, Grasmere and Ambleside are within easy reach, and Windermere and Bowness are a short ferry ride away.
To enter this charming reverse-level cottage, head up the external Lakeland stone steps to the stable door. On entering you will find yourself in the delightful and spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. With stunning views from the large windows, the lounge is light and welcoming, with many original features, including a traditional wood burner, exposed beams and window seat. More modern additions for your comfort include TV, DVD, an iPod dock and underfloor heating throughout. Heading over to the elegant and stylish kitchen, you will find everything you may need including an electric oven with halogen hob, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge, freezer and microwave. The bright and attractive dining area is ideally situated, its beautiful countryside views helping to make every meal special. Exploring further, you will find a comfy king-size bedroom, and a shower room complete with WC. Heading downstairs, you will find another cosy double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, complete with shower over the bath and WC.
Stepping outside, you will find a small enclosed private patio with garden furniture where you can enjoy dining alfresco or just relax at the end of a great day. There is private parking available by the property for two cars and secure bike storage is available in the garage.