Pretty, traditional cottage enjoying a tranquil countryside location, and yet still within walking distance to pubs and shops in the village of Hawkshead.
This is a traditional Lakeland cottage, charmingly located down a little lane and only a very short walk from Hawkshead, and offers a secluded base for exploring this stunning area. Ideally situated between Coniston Water and Lake Windermere, Hawkshead is a thriving village, offering a selection of tea rooms, pubs and gift shops, and is home to the Beatrix Potter Gallery. Close by is Esthwaite Water, a fantastic fishing lake which also inspired Wordsworth. Coniston, Grizedale, Langdale, Grasmere and Ambleside are all within easy reach, and the busy centres of Windermere and Bowness are a short ferry ride away. With breath-taking scenery and activities for the whole family, this idyllic spot guarantees a memorable holiday.
On entering this lovely cottagevia the pretty porch you will find yourself in the warm and welcoming lounge, with its charming beamed ceiling, and cosy wood burner set in a traditional fireplace. Here you can also enjoy the TV with DVD. Beyond the lounge, you will find the stylish kitchen/diner, again with a beamed ceiling, and equipped with everything you may need including an electric oven and hob, fridge, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. The dining area is ideally situated and there are stable doors leading to the back of the cottage. Heading upstairs you will find two comfy bedrooms: a pretty king-size bedroom and a cosy twin bedroom. The twin room has a window seat where guests can enjoy the views toward the church across the rolling fields.The bathroom is complete with bath, separate shower and WC. There is a useful drying cupboard on the landing for wet coats and walking gear.
Stepping outside, you can relax on the large furnished south-facing patio, enjoy alfresco dining and soak up the tranquillity of this beautiful location. Beyond the patio, you will find the delightful woodland garden, complete with two unique tree stump chairs. Off-road parking is available for two cars.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.