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Grizedale - Lake District

Outgate and Tarn Hows, Lake District
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
8 more

At a glance

  • One mile from the village of Hawkshead and a short stroll to the village pub
  • In the heart of the Lake District National Park
  • An idyllic romantic couples’ retreat
  • Spectacular views from the cottage in a peaceful location
  • Lots of walking available straight from the front door
  • Short drive to Ambleside, Coniston and the Windermere Ferry
Property code: 78403

Set right in centre of the Lakes this stone-built cottage is the perfect place to escape and explore this beautiful region.

This cottage is situated in the tranquil hamlet of Outgate which is only a mile away from the popular Lake District destination of Hawkshead. The small village has its own pub plus plenty of walks to chose from straight from your door. Hawkshead itself is a buzz of offerings with the Beatrix Potter museum, Chocolate factory and plenty more with a variety of shops and eateries to choose from. Lake Windermere is but a short distance and offers plenty of opportunities for boat trips, water sports, hikes and cycling routes which can be hired in either Ambleside at the North end of the Lake or Lakeside to the south.

Enter this traditional Lakeland cottage and you will arrive into the spacious lounge which has been upgraded throughout. Inside is a wood burner surrounded by a leather sofa and armchair which is the ideal spot to relax and chill after a day’s exploring the wonderful surrounding countryside. The dining area is next with seating to enjoy a romantic meal. To the left is the bedroom with a king-size bed and en-suite WC plus built in wardrobe. On the other side of the house is the kitchen which has all you need for a romantic weekend away and more. Plus, views across the Bracken Fells to boot. Here you will find an electric oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer microwave, espresso coffee machine, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Behind the kitchen is a shower room with rain forest shower and WC.

Outside you will find a patio area with seating to enjoy those beautiful views. There is parking for two cars on site.

  • 1 bedroom - king-size
  • 1 shower room with WC and en-suite WC
  • Wood burner - first basket of logs included
  • Electric oven, gas hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave, espresso coffee machine
  • Parking for two cars
  • Regret no children or babies
  • Garden with patio area and seating
  • Shop 4 miles and pub within walking distance
  • Free wi-fi included


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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