Charming 17th century cottage located in a secluded valley on the edge of Grizedale Forest, surrounded by stunning countryside and scenic walks.
This pretty semi-detached cottage is a delightful example of a traditional Lakeland farmhouse dating from the 17th century and made using local slate. Set in the secluded valley of Dale Park nestling close to Grizedale, this is a haven of peace and tranquillity. The Grizedale Visitor Centre is nearby, with activities for everyone, including enjoy walks, mountain bike routes, sculpture trails, and the Go-Ape tree-top adventure courses. Hawkshead, one of the prettiest villages in the Lake District, is just three miles away. Esthwaite Water, Coniston Water, Langdale, Grasmere and Ambleside are within easy reach, and 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 charming and traditional cottage you will find yourself in the spacious and inviting open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The welcoming and attractive lounge is comfortably furnished and offers an open fire, TV, DVD and CD. Heading over to the cottage style kitchen you will find everything you may need including oven, microwave, freezer and dishwasher. There is also a dining space that offers table and chairs for home cooked meals. Heading upstairs you will find two comfy bedrooms, both with exposed beams. The double bedroom enjoys beautiful views towards the woods, and the cosy twin bedroom is to the rear of the house. There is also a bathroom complete with shower over the bath and WC.
Stepping outside you will find a large, private orchard with furniture for guests, and which is ideal for relaxing in at the end of a great day, and is the perfect place to let children play. There is ample off-road parking available and secure bike storage in the barn if required.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.