Stunning garden apartment sleeping four guests, set within extensive grounds, enjoying a breath-taking location under the shadow of Skiddaw and only two miles from the town of Keswick.
Set within a large former gentleman’s retreat, this beautiful garden apartment for four people is perfect for adventurers and lovers of the great outdoors. Surrounded by extensive grounds, it enjoys a stunning location under the shadow of Skiddaw and just 2 miles from the bustling town of Keswick. The landscape around it offers ample opportunities for scenic walks and mountain bike rides.
Full of charm and with many characterful period features, this is an elegant and comfortable home. Guests enter through the conservatory, which is a light space that’s perfect for taking in the view with a glass of wine, whatever the weather is up to. The lounge/diner is spacious and tastefully decorated, with a wood burner at its heart, which makes this a great place for everyone to unwind and put their feet up. Enjoy leisurely meals late into the evening at the dining table, which you will be able to rustle up in no time in the contemporary and stylish kitchen. The two restful bedrooms will be a welcome haven at the end of a busy day of exploring, ensuring a restful night’s sleep awaits. Take a seat in the extensive shared gardens which consist of lawns and terraced areas, perfect for soaking up the holiday atmosphere with a glass of something cold.
There are some excellent local walks and trails to follow in the area. Pop to Keswick (3 miles) and meander around its shops, museums and restaurants. While there, trek to the spectacular Castlerigg Stone Circle, which boasts panoramic views over to peaks such as Helvellyn and High Seat. If you’re feeling adventurous, hike to the summit of Skiddaw, which is 6 miles away. Bassenthwaite Lake (8.5 miles) is the most northerly lake in the region and is a popular destination for boating enthusiasts.