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Flag Cottage

Hawkshead, Lake District
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • NEW! for Summer 2020
  • Hidden gem in the popular village of Hawkshead
  • Ideal base for exploring the Lake District, set between Lake Windermere and Coniston Water
  • Located in a central location in Hawkshead village with its pubs and eateries
Property code: 78606

The pretty village of Hawkshead is renowned for its links to Beatrix Potter and William Wordsworth and both literary figures are celebrated in the village’s National Trust properties. There a variety of local shops in the village along with a host of pubs and cafés. Lake Windermere and Coniston Water are both situated within five miles of the property and offer plenty of opportunities for boat rides, water sports, and scenic walks around their shores.

Entering this fine cottage, you will find yourself in the hall area with hooks and boot rack to store those muddy clothes after a day exploring this wonderful region. Firstly, is the main shower room with a shower and WC. Next is the kitchen, which still retains the original beams and exposed stone wall, here you will find all you need to cook up a storm with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge and dining area for all. The first of the bedrooms is on the ground floor, a double with a lovely exposed wall. Heading up to the first floor we arrive straight into the lounge which offers the perfect place to kick back and relax. With a spot of colour this room really is the beating heart of the house with two sofas surrounding the flame effect electric fire and TV/DVD. The snug is located at the back of the lounge with a leather sofa and TV, the ideal place to watch a movie after a day out and about. The second bedroom is located of the lounge, a double with an en-suite shower and WC.

Outside you will find a patio area with seating to enjoy those sunny days and a small stream at the bottom. Roadside parking, subject to availability (two parking permits provided).

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 Bedrooms - doubles
  • 1 Shower room with shower and WC and 1 en-suite shower room with shower and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge
  • TV/DVD in the lounge
  • Paved patio area with seating
  • Roadside parking (parking permits provided) for two cars
  • Shop and pub within walking distance
  • Private water supply

This property is personally managed by Holly.

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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.

The Lake District National Park is a superb choice for a holiday. If you love nature and the great outdoors, the Lake District is one of the UK’s most beautiful holiday destinations. Taking up the lion’s share of the north-western county of Cumbria, the region has been popular with visitors since Victorian times, and it’s the only place to find mountains in England. Peace and tranquillity characterise the wonderful Lake District, with 16 lakes, including England’s longest and deepest, there is much to see and do. Visit Coniston Water, Ullswater, Wast Water and Windermere for just a taste of what you can see in the Lake District National Park.

Small towns like Ambleside, Windermere, Hawkshead, Bowness-on-Windermere and Glenridding all make for great bases from which to relax and unwind between sojourns into the fantastic natural landscapes of the Lake District National Park. Wildlife and bird lovers can spot all kinds of lesser spotted species in situ, and walking trails reveal some of the very best vistas within English borders. To embellish the experience, you can enjoy some of the country’s cosiest pubs and restaurants, many found in picture-perfect locations.

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